Proud Tom in Canton

A strutting turkey was recently photographed in Canton by John Flint.

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Sen. Joseph Griffo, R-Rome, says Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s executive order that restores voting rights to felons on parole “raises a number of concerns.” “Chief among them,” he said, “is the unintended consequences of pardoning approximately 35,000 convicted felons could have on our communities. This plan smells of good politics over good policy.” Under current law, Griffo said, an individual already... Read More >>
NORWOOD -- The Norwood Village Green Concert Series has announced the entertainers for its 2018 season, its the 45th Anniversary Season. The series has presented 746 diverse and eclectic concerts to an audience in excess of 630,334. Performers from every continent, including 17 Grammy award winners, 14 Juno award recipients, two National Arts recipients, two National Heritage Award winners, two... Read More >>
Each year the St. Lawrence County Arts Council recognizes someone in the North Country for their dedicated service to the arts in our region. This year, SLC Arts is accepting community nominations for potential award recipients. Individuals who are nominated may not be artists themselves, but their passion, devotion, and work have made the North Country a better place through the arts or a better... Read More >>
    SeaComm Branch Manager Barb Bessette and President and CEO Scott Wilson with some of the vouchers at the Canton Save-A-Lot. CANTON -- SeaComm Federal Credit Union recently purchased groceries for over 100 customers at the Save-A-Lot in the University Plaza. They were given a voucher that deducted $75 from their grocery bills. In addition, SeaComm staff bagged each customer’s groceries in “... Read More >>
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur man was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated on West Main Street after allegedly driving drunk with a child in the vehicle, according to Gouverneur police. Michael C. Littlebrant, 32, was charged with aggravated DWI, first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, endangering the welfare of a child, consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle and insufficient... Read More >>