Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 2:39 pm
POTSDAM -- The United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship has named Clarkson University the “National Model Undergraduate Program in Entrepreneurship Education” for 2015. The en...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 11:49 am
From left are Fred Hanss, Potsdam Village Economic Development & Planning; Nick Russell, Community Bank NA; Pam Yurgartis, standing in for Mayor Steve Yurgartis; Marie Reagan, town supervisor Ham...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 8:51 am
By JIMMY LAWTON St. Lawrence County has approved the review of the relicensing agreement put forward by the New York Power Authority and the Local Government Task Force. The county approved the deal M...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 8:51 am
CANTON -- “Herbal Approaches to Wellness,” a four-part class series at Nature’s Storehouse, 21 Main St., will be held beginning Saturday, Jan. 31, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Other class dates are sche...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 5:29 pm
CANTON -- In recognition of National Data Privacy Day Jan. 28, North Country Savings Bank is urging customers to take an active role in protecting their data. "North Country Savings Bank’s first prior...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 11:29 am
Photo courtesy of City of Ogdensburg. By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg is hoping to find an entrepreneur interested in leasing the Dobisky center’s café. The kitchen has struggled since to kee...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 5:57 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Chamber of Commerce will host a grand opening for Hoffman, Eells and Gray CPAs on Jan. 29. It will be at the CPA firm’s 45 Main St. office. The company used to be Hoffman and Ee...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 5:34 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University has been named Best Campus in New York by Niche.com, thanks in large part to students who completed its survey. SLU is also ranked 12th-best nationwide. SUNY Potsdam...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 5:30 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The Building Blocks Day Care board president said Tuesday it is too early to predict when the center might reopen, but a missing suitcase may help clarify how a financial...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 2:34 pm
The percentage of St. Lawrence County residents receiving unemployment benefits in December fell nearly a full percentage point from the same month a year ago, but the number of people working also dr...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 2:30 pm
A plan to preserve the future of family farming, increase investment in agriculture programs and a renewed push to encourage people to “eat local,” are highlights of the 2014 Annual Report of the Sena...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 11:32 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton reached an all-time enrollment record for the online Winterterm session Dec. 17 through Jan. 15. “Our Winterterm session enrollment total is 1,322, which breaks our 2011 record o...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 11:25 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- City councilors say they cannot take over the Ogdensburg Cinemas, but are seeking a private investor interested in operating the defunct theater. Owner Gilbert Jones offe...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 5:53 am
The St. Lawrence River Valley Redevelopment Agency is accepting applications for its 2015 Community Development and Environmental Improvement Fund. Eligible applicants include communities, not-for pro...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 5:53 am
From left, Scott Wilson, Keith Edwards, Barbara Burcume and Myron Burns POTSDAM -- SeaComm recently gave $5,000 toward a $25,000 pledge to the Canton-Potsdam Hospital Foundation. The funds will go to...
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Monday, January 26, 2015 - 5:34 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- Building Blocks Daycare remains closed for the second week, not so much because of minor building code violations, but because they can’t make payroll. “What we had coming...
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Monday, January 26, 2015 - 2:31 pm
The North Country Regional Economic Development Council recently appointed St. Lawrence County Legislature Chairman Joseph Lightfoot and Alcoa Massena location manager Robert Lenney to vacant seats. T...
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Monday, January 26, 2015 - 5:41 am
CANTON -- The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency’s Canton Business Park is to get $470,000 in state funds through an award from the second round of the Consolidated Funding Application...
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Monday, January 26, 2015 - 5:40 am
CANTON -- Cornell Cooperative Extension Learning will give a presentation on solar energy followed by a discussion with owners of solar electric systems. The group will talk about the great incentives...
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Friday, January 23, 2015 - 11:40 am
Miriam Catapano and Robert Wollebin MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital recently hosted the Greater Massena Chamber of Commerce Business Before Hours at the new medical office building at 181 Maple...
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Friday, January 23, 2015 - 8:53 am
Brian Gardam, executive director of Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley accepts a grant from Cheryl Thisse of Corning’s Canton plant. CANTON -- Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawre...
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Friday, January 23, 2015 - 5:57 am
There were about 200 more non-farm jobs in St. Lawrence County last month than in December 2013, according the state Department of Labor’s preliminary report for December. DOL said there were 42,000 n...
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Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 8:51 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Town Council is looking at amending the zoning laws to restrict out-of-area auto dealers from setting up absentee sales outlets. Frank Lallier, who is general manager of...
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Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 6:02 am
SUNY Potsdam’s PACES Dining Services ranked 39th and St. Lawrence University food service ranked 90th out of 1,175 colleges surveyed in a survey of the best campuses for food by Niche.com The colleges...
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Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 6:05 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center CEO Nate Howell says Tuesday’s announcement of plans to eliminate 25 positions at the hospital will ensure the facility can expand into area...
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