New officers in Norwood

The Norwood Lake Association elected its officers and advisors for 2016 at their December meeting. From left, president Bill Grant, advisor Terry LeFleur, first vice president Mike McGinnis, secretary Colleen Chapin, advisor Elaine Saarinen and treasurer Elaine Perry. Photo submitted by Saarinen.

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Community Events

POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce is selling tickets to the Saturday, Feb. 13 hockey game between Clarkson and Quinnipiac at Cheel Arena. “This is an annual chamber fundraiser,” explained chamber executive director Marylee Ballou. “The chamber appreciates the generous support of our chamber members and the assistance from Clarkson to make this event possible.” For every $13 ticket, the ch... Read More >>
CANTON -- “Back to the Basics of Fighting Hunger” will be shown on Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 3 1/2 East Main St., at 7 p.m. The program, hosted by GardenShare, will begin with the view of two TED talks: “Bucket Brigades a... Read More >>
OGDENSBURG -- St. John’s Episcopal Church, corner of Caroline and Knox streets, will observe their custom of a pancake supper on Feb. 9. They will serve pancakes and sausages from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the parish hall. There will be a Mardi Gras theme. A... Read More >>
CANTON -- North Country farmers will have the opportunity to attend the New York Organic Certified meeting without leaving the local area. The Feb. 9 meeting will broadcast the New York Organic Certified gathering of farmers from across New York Stat... Read More >>
DEKALB JUNCTION -- DeKalb’s World Famous Lasagna Supper will be served on Tuesday, Feb. 9, from 5 until 6:30 p.m. at the DeKalb Junction United Methodist Church, 4302 U.S. Highway 11. The meal is a freewill offering and coffee will be served. Read More >>