Monday, August 25, 2014 - 11:40 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam Chamber of Commerce members and friends are invited to a cheese and wine reception Aug. 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. hosted by City Electric, 6768 St. Hwy. 56. It is located across from the...
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Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 4:06 pm
MASSENA -- The Town Council on Wednesday gave $20,000 to the Massena Business Development Corporation (BDC) to help revitalize the downtown area. They included the stipulation that it be doled out amo...
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Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 4:06 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University’s new $14 million residence hall will open to retuning students for the first time on Monday, Aug. 25. It has room for 155 beds, informal common spaces, a study abroa...
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Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 8:14 am
WINTHROP -- High Peaks Winery, part of the new St. Lawrence Wine Trail, will host the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce's next "Business In The Spotlight" event on Aug. 28. The event is from 5 t...
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Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 6:12 pm
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- Zoom Tan, 201 Market St., opened recently offering stand-up tanning booths and spray tanning. The Potsdam location is the second in St. Lawrence County. A Massena location o...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:13 am
Representatives of Corning Incorporated, the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and Empire State Development (ESD) joined with local officials in Canton on Thursday to formally commence the start of Cor...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:12 am
Cutting the ribbon at the Healthy Way in Ogdensburg are Youmi Gilbert of Absolutely Youmi's, Jim Durr, Healthy Way owner Bing Thomas, Ogdnesburg Chamber of Commerce board member John Morrison, chambe...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:48 am
OGDENSBURG -- Contracting work at the St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center is going out to bid. The state Office of General Services is advertising for bids on roofing work on the center’s Building 37, whi...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 5:41 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- After nearly 70 years of operation, Violi's Restaurant will serve its last meal on Sept. 27. Restaurant co-owner Dominick Violi, who owns Violi's with his brother Ross, said...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 9:17 am
Updated at 9:52 a.m. Members of the Potsdam Fire Department and workers from EnBridge St. Lawrence Gas work together to ensure safety during a gas leak near the new Hampton Inn in Potsdam. Staff phot...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 8:51 am
POTSDAM -- The “Third Thursday Samplings’ continue at the Potsdam Food Co-op, 24 Elm St., Aug. 21 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. with 7 new products. New products include Real Sticks made without preservative...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 6:02 am
MASSENA -- The search for a new Massena Memorial Hospital CEO is still on track, according to Sue Bellor of the MMH executive search committee. “Everything is right on schedule,” she told the board on...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 6:01 am
From left, Lt. Governor Robert Duffy, Edward Kaneb Jr., Nancy Badlam, Elizabeth Kaneb, and New York Wine and Grape Federation president Jim Trezise. Kaneb Orchards of Massena was awarded the 2014 Bes...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 5:28 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- A spokesperson for Massena Memorial Hospital says the MMH Board of Managers has not been consulted with regard to Massena Supervisor Joe Gray's recent statement that the hos...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 2:35 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate rose slightly in July from the previous month, but is down over one percent versus one year ago. In July, 8.3 percent of St. Lawrence County workers received un...
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Monday, August 18, 2014 - 5:21 pm
DEKALB –Corning’s Canton facility breaks ground for its expansion at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 21. It will take place outside on the plant’s grounds at 334 County Route 16, McAdoo Road. Representative...
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Monday, August 18, 2014 - 11:37 am
NorthCountryNow.com photo by Sean McNamara OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Save-A-Lot sponsored the NYS B.A.S.S. Tournament held on Aug. 16 and 17 at the Dobisky Visitor’s Center and Marina. From left: Rob...
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Monday, August 18, 2014 - 9:11 am
From left, Richard Winter Cancer Center interim co-CEO and chief medical officer Dr. Gary Hart, interim co-CEO and COO Vicki Perrine, Assemblywoman Addie Russell and Winter center director Jerry Shep...
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Friday, August 15, 2014 - 5:58 pm
The number of non-farm jobs in the state has increased over the past year, but not in St. Lawrence County. The state Labor Department released figures this week listing the change in the number of non...
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Friday, August 15, 2014 - 9:25 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Nice N’ Easy, 117 New York Ave., has refused to comment on reports that diesel fuel at the station was polluted with gasoline Aug. 1 and sold to customers for...
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 6:01 am
CANTON -- The St. Lawrence International Film Festival plans a premiere weekend in the fall of 2015. At a recent launch event at the TAUNY, 53 Main St., hosted by The St. Lawrence County Chamber of Co...
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 6:00 am
CANTON -- The Canton Day Care Center is hosting an open house and chicken barbeque on Aug. 16. The open house is at the center, 205 State Street Rd. from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The barbeque is at the...
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Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 5:40 pm
POTSDAM -- Have a Heart Charity Foundation has announced Shane Buckley is the winner of a new Harley Davidson Motorcycle. Buckley won the bike in a charity raffle. The motorcycle was provided by John...
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Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 5:37 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Town Supervisor Joseph Gray wants Massena Memorial Hospital to start a consultant relationship with St. Lawrence Health Systems, which owns Canton-Potsdam and Gouverneur Hos...
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