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A total of 312 runners turned out on Saturday, Aug. 3 for Race the Train’s 11th year. Read more

Sports

The Hudson River Trading Company held its annual “Rhythm & Rhymes at the Hudson: A Celebration of Authors and Artists” on Saturday Aug. 3. Read more

The Sun

Around 1,100 people attended Wayne Stock VI on Aug. 3, breaking last year’s record. The music festival is a free event held each year at Ski Bowl Park, all the money raised comes from donations, live and silent auctions, a raffle, merchandise, and food. Read more

The Sun

Members of the Minerva Planning Board Aug. 7 unanimously approved Verizon’s application to construct a cell phone tower here on private property. Read more

The Sun

The common theme among speakers at the June 20 Gore Mountain Region Chamber of Commerce’s annual dinner at the Garnet Hill Lodge was the crucial role of creativity and entrepreneurship in building a healthy economy and in the Adirondack Park. Read more

The Sun

The theme of the commencement ceremony for Johnsburg Central School’s class of 2013 was the importance of community and hard work. Read more

The Sun

During the Memorial Day ceremony here Monday, May 27, American Legion Post 629 Commander Terry Waterston and Pastor Terry Mosholder, who heads the Schroon Lake Community Church and will soon lead the North Creek United Methodist Church, spoke of the importance of remembering both the sacrifices of veterans and the needs of those who are returning home. Read more

The Sun

In her May 2 report to the board, Minerva Town Supervisor Sue Montgomery Corey noted that the Nature Conservancy has committed a $500,000 pool of funds to support local projects that help the five towns to develop opportunities resulting from the land purchase. Read more

The Sun

During the Thursday, April 18 Minerva Town Board meeting, Supervisor Sue Montgomery Corey discussed several recent instances of vandalism that the town has experienced. Read more

The Sun

During their regularly scheduled meeting on April 4, Town Supervisor Sue Montgomery Corey asked the Town Board to consider passing a resolution authorizing Minerva to request that its share of the sales tax collected by Essex County be returned to the town. Read more

The Sun

After the regularly scheduled School Board meeting this past Tuesday March 11, Johnsburg Central School Superintendent Michael Markwica and Business Manager Kathy Spring gave a budget presentation to the board. Read more

The Sun

During the March 7 regularly scheduled meeting, the Minerva Town Board passed a resolution asking the state to repeal the Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement (SAFE) Act. Read more

The Sun

During their regular Minerva Town Board meeting on Thursday, Feb. 7, Supervisor Sue Montgomery Corey informed the board that she and Councilman Dave LaBar had recently attended a meeting hosted by Lake Placid-based Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) Executive Director Jim McKenna and Adirondack Partnership Chair Bill Farber, who is also chairman of the Hamilton County Board of Supervisors. Read more

The Sun

Representatives from Verizon and the Adirondack Park Agency (APA) conducted a balloon test Wednesday, Jan. 16 for the phone company’s proposed cell tower. Read more

The Sun

During their regularly scheduled meeting Monday, Jan. 14, Johnsburg School Board members adopted a policy requiring any registered sex offender to meet with Superintendent Michael Markwica prior to entering the school or its grounds. Read more

The Sun

In late December, New York state closed on the purchase of about 18,000 acres of land previously owned by the Finch, Pruyn paper company, which includes the Essex Chain of Lakes parcel, located in the towns of Minerva and Newcomb. Read more

Sports

During their regular meeting held on Monday, Dec. 10, Johnsburg Central School Board members unanimously approved the Annual Professional Performance Report (APPR) plan that the administration had developed in collaboration with faculty to meet the new state requirements. Read more

The Sun

Residents here held a number of special events Saturday, Dec. 1 as part of their annual Lights On holiday celebration. Read more

The Sun

Despite the Occupancy Tax Committee’s recommendation not to grant the North Creek Business Alliance $13,200 for its tourist shuttle, Johnsburg Town Board members Tuesday, Dec. 4 decided to override the committee and grant $10,000 to the group. Read more

The Sun

The 2011-2012 North Warren Girls Basketball team upset the status quo in the Adirondack League with their athleticism and talent. With five of that outstanding squad gone due to graduation, the Cougars are determined to work hard to make their own mark. Read more

Sports

  • Runners take off from the Riparius Bridge at the start of the Race the Train event Aug. 3.

  • Pictured above at the Hudson River Trading Company’s “Rhythm & Rhymes at the Hudson: A Celebration of Authors and Artists” event on Aug. 3 is Diane and Tyler Chase.

  • Wayne Bukovinksy shakes the hand of Johnsonville representitive Bob Szumloz while Scott Allard and Ann Woodard look on during Wayne Stock VI on Aug. 3. The Wayne Stock Music Festival won the Johnsonville Best of US Contest grand prize of $10,000 on June 24 for the category of Community Celebrations, dedicated to special events, parades and festivals.

  • The owners of Izzy’s Market & Deli, David and Kathy Waite, along with their daughter Isabelle, proudly display their Gore Region Chamber of Commerce award on June 20.

  • Johnsburg Central School seniors take part in their graduation ceremony on Saturday, June 22.

  • Members of the Johnsburg Central School Marching Band and Flag Corps march in the Memorial Day Parade Monday, May 27 in North Creek.