Massena marching band in Louisville

The Massena High School marching band was one of many groups who joined in a parade Saturday at the annual Louisville Summer Bash, held in conjunction with the 123rd NNY Firemen’s Convention. There was a field day with live entertainment, a clown, rides, games food, fireman’s combat challenges, and fireworks. Photo submitted by Mark LePage.

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Walk in the woods

MASSENA: Nature center staff will guide a walk in the woods; free; 10-11 a.m; Nicandri Nature Center, 19 Robinson Bay Rd.

Sensory activities

MASSENA: Listen, feel, look: sensory activities led by nature center staff; free; 2-3 p.m; Nicandri Nature Center, 19 Robinson Bay Rd.


LIVE ON WEDNESDAY Northbound COLTON: Northbound, 6-8 p.m., Colton-Pierrepont school cafeteria; cakes, ice cream served, barn quilts on display, raffle tickets for barn quilts available; free to attend, donations accepted. Bloom Brothers MADRID: The Bloom Brothers, Brian Hammond and Bobby Domena, both of Waddington, 6-8 p.m., Madrid Dam Music Series, community park; blues music; refreshments,... Read More >>
LISBON -- Swimming lessons will be held from July 8 to Aug. 9 at the Lisbon Town Beach for $30 per student or $75 for three or more students from a family. Registration forms are available in the campground office or at If you have any questions contact Lisbon Beach and Campground at 315-393-5374.   Read More >>
BRASHER FALLS –Witchcraft and Wizardy games, Australian didgeridoo, farm animals and magic shows are some highlights this summer at the Badenhausen Library. For more information on the library’s summer program call 315-389-5033 or visit the library, 4 Main St, Brasher Falls. The library’s events include: *June 26: Learn to use Code and Go robot mouse to explore coding the problem solving through... Read More >>
SPORTS, RECREATION ON TUESDAY Boating safety MASSENA: US Coast Guard Auxiliary offers ‘About Boating Safely,’ boating safety certificate course at Nicandri Nature Center, 19 Robinson Bay Rd., Massena 5-9 p.m. tonight and Thursday night. Must attend both sessions to be certified. $35 per person, family rates available for 3 or more family members; preregister at 315-842-3206; bring pen, drink and... Read More >>
MORRISTOWN -- Potsdam’s Northbound band will play a concert on Saturday, June 29, at the Morristown Fire Hall Pavilion. The concert, which is sponsored by the Morristown Gateway Museum, will begin at 6:30 p.m. The members of Northbound are Michael Welch, Don Cannamela, Larry Baycura, Andy Van Duyne, Chip Lamson, and Tim Savage. The group plays well-known pop, rock, and folk music from the past... Read More >>