The Russell Opera House is excited to announce that the theater floors have been sanded and refinished. “The floors are done and the seats are back and it was a "WONDERFUL JOB".....it looks great”, said Tess Eells, Russell Town Clerk. The Theater Committee, through donations, and the Town of Russell have combined to make this needed renovation a reality. The committee can’t wait for everyone to come and see the newly refinished floors this fall during one or more of their events. The company doing the work was SPECIALTY FLOORS, 38 Gulf Rd, Gouverneur, NY.
Knights fall in men's soccer, 3-0, in finale at St. Lawrence
Canton, NY - St. Lawrence's Emmanuel Mbong scored one goal and assisted on another as the Saints downed the Clarkson University Men's Soccer team 3-0 on a cold and damp Saturday afternoon at SLU's Sandy MacAllaster Field.
Clarkson closed out the season with a 6-8-2 overall mark and a 1-6-0 league record. The Saints finished the regular season with a 14-2-2 mark and a 6-0-1 record in conference games, claiming the top seed in the Liberty League playoffs.
Knights split at Judges Classic on day two in volleyball
Waltham, MA - Rallying from a 2-1 deficit, the Clarkson University Volleyball team pulled off one of its biggest victories of the season with a five-set victory over UMass-Boston. The elation didn't carry over into the second match of the day, however, as host Brandeis beat the exhausted Golden Knights in four sets, giving the Green and Gold a split at the Judges Classic Saturday afternoon.
Mbong helps Saints complete unbeaten in men's soccer Liberty League season
Senior Emmanuel Mbong scored one goal and assisted on another as St. Lawrence University's men's soccer team completed an unbeaten Liberty League season with a 3-0 win over arch-rival Clarkson on cold and damp Sandy MacAllaster Field Saturday afternoon.
The Saints finish the regular season with a 14-2-2 mark, their best win total since 2004 and will take a 14-game unbeaten streak into the Liberty League semifinals to be played at Sandy MacAllaster Field on Wednesday afternoon. SLU went 6-0-1 in Liberty League play
Sabatine, Lahonen lead Saints past Union, 1-0, in women's hockey
The St. Lawrence University women's hockey team picked up its first ECAC Hockey win of the 2010-11 season on Saturday with a 1-0 shutout against Union College at Appleton Arena. Sophomore Kelly Sabatine scored the game-winning goal, while first-year goalie Caitlyn Lahonen made 27 saves to record her first collegiate shutout.
Roos women's cross country second at Sunrise Conference Championship
(Canton, N.Y.)- The SUNY Canton women's cross country team came in second place at the Sunrise Conference cross country championships in Canton.
The Roos were led by Tari Lyndaker, who recently joined the team, who came in fifth place overall in a time of 23:56. Lyndaker was named to the all-conference team.
Senior Katleyn Anthony (Spencerport, N.Y.) and sophomore Kristie Melven (Attica, N.Y.) turned in strong races for the Roos. Anthony finished in eighth place in a time of 26:50 and Melven was right behind in ninth place in a time of 26:57.
Roos men's cross country captures Sunrise Conference Championship
(Canton, N.Y.)- The SUNY Canton men's cross country team dominated the Sunrise Conference championship meet on Saturday in Canton. The Roos, led by overall winner Jusitn Richardson (Pavilion, N.Y.), captured four of the top seven spots to claim their first ever team championship.
Richardson shattered the course record at SUNY Canton by 45 seconds as he finished the 8K race in a time of 28:43 in a steady downpour. Richardson was named the conference Runner of the Year, made the all-conference team and qualified for the NAIA national meet on Nov. 20 in Vancouver, Wash.
Pulitzer Prize winner, Washington Post editor to appear in Canton
CANTON -- Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and associate editor of The Washington Post Eugene H. Robinson is coming to SUNY Canton, and will be speaking at 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 15 in the Richard W. Miller Campus Center's Kingston Theater.
Robinson was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his eloquent columns on the 2008 presidential campaign that focused on the election of the first African-American president and showcasing graceful writing and grasp of the larger historic picture.
Clarkson prof leads study that finds firms discount value of prestigious education for Blacks
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University School of Business Professor Stephen J. Sauer is the lead investigator in a study that found bias in the way analysts view firms led by black graduates of prestigious universities.
Election day dinner Tuesday in Massena at Emmanuel Congregational Church
MASSENA – A spaghetti fundraiser election day dinner will be held Tuesday, Nov. 2, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at Emmanuel Congregational Church, 39 W. Orvis St.
Takeouts are available.
The cost is $6 for adults and $4 for under 10 years.
The menu includes spaghetti, meatballs, Italian sausage, salad, Italian bread, dessert, and beverage.