Lights on the River raises $1,000 with public's help
Monday, November 26, 2012 - 8:53 am

To the Editor,

Lights on the River would like to take this opportunity to extend our sincerest thanks for making our Spaghetti dinner on Saturday, November 17, 2012 such a success. The generosity and hard work helped to raise over $1,000.00 for the Lights on the River 2012 Christmas Lighting Event.

Thank you to Joe Spriggs, Jerry Reed, Tim Richards, Rob Messina, Karen Madill, Connie Neuroth and Tim Spriggs of the Ogdensburg Elks Lodge; we all had a great time working with such a great team! We would also like to thank all our hardworking volunteers Carol Smith, Colin Smith, Becky Buckingham, Beth Carbone, Beth Crowley, Emily Dawley, Leanne Dawley and Jackie Sovie. Thank you for being so willing to jump right in with a smile and lend a hand wherever needed.

To the businesses that donated supplies for our dinner: Ogdensburg Elks Lodge, Ogdensburg Save A-Lot, Willard & Sons, Knot Just Donutz & More Bakery and Sysco. Thank you to Q Country 102.9, 96.7 YES-FM and PAC 98.7 for promoting our dinner. Thank you to Rhonda Roethel and the entire Lions Club for cross promoting our event with their Annual Light Up The Night Parade. And last but certainly not least, thank you to each and every person who purchased a dinner. The support from everyone listed above is what made our dinner such a success.

Lights on the River Inc.

Members include Scott Wilhelm, Amy Fortin, Colleen Anderson, Stephanie Wilhelm, Dicky Marcellus, David Smith, Jeff Buckingham, Henry Wilhelm & Mike McDonell