CenterPlate presents a check to the Potsdam Humane Society from a variety of food events at Lake Placid-area olympic venues. From left are CenterPlate’s executive chef Danielle Moody, catering sales manager Ashley O’Reilly, sous chef Matthew Roberts, general manager Robert Zborowski; Potsdam Humane Society’s Tina Flanagan, Betty Wolf, Susan Kramer, Bonnie Preyer and Ruth Huckle; kneeling are Regina Caswell, Jessica Slapper, Alysia Maynard, and Alvin.View enlarged photo.
THIS WEEK'S QUESTION:
Music is always a major feature of the Potsdam Summer Festival, and series such as the Norwood Village Green concerts and several dates each scheduled in Massena, Waddington, Colton and Morristown are underway.
Do you plan to attend one or more of these concerts this summer?
Results will be posted Monday, July 12.
LAST WEEK'S QUESTION:
St. Lawrence County legislators voted to allow the sale of sparklers and a few other small fireworks in St. Lawrence County for July 4 and New Year’s celebrations. Sales are permitted from June 1 through July 5 and from Dec. 26 to Jan. 2, each calendar year.
Did you purchase fireworks in St. Lawrence County this year?
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Reusable to-go boxes are reducing solid waste at Clarkson University by dozens of trash bags per day. Alex French, a graduate of the environmental politics and governance master's program at Clarkson, said the project is helping the university save money and create a more sustainable environment. Above, Rachel Fisher, a biology major from Ogdensburg, displays a reusable to-go container at Clarkson's Main Street Café. See story.View enlarged photo.
This year’s 'Jump Rope For Heart' fundraiser at Norwood-Norfolk School raised $6,367 for the American Heart Association. Joella Dumers, fifth grade, was the school’s top fundraiser, with $370. Students in grades 3-6 could participate in the event, organized by physical education teacher Becky Byrns.View enlarged photo.
Nathan Lashomb sent in this photo of the Raquette River at Springs Park in Massena.View enlarged photo.
Pam Monacelli submitted this photo of a mother deer and her fawn in Robert Moses state park, Massena.View enlarged photo.
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