Canton salon moves to Madrid
MADRID – Carina Sinclair Salon has moved from Miner Street in Canton to Main Street in Madrid.
“It’s a beautiful space,” Sinclair says of the new shop at 1963 St. Rt. 345.
“There will be some inconvenience for our Canton clientele, and I am sorry about that. I’m grateful for my loyal clients,” she said.
She opened her salon at 15 Miner St. in Canton in early 2007. She offered, and will continue to offer, Redken products, cuts, coloring and perms, and waxing.
For appointments, call 528-2001.
Watercolor, jewelry classes planned in Potsdam
POTSDAM – Three talented teachers will offer enriching arts classes for the St. Lawrence County Arts Council this September.
• Watercolor Workshop with Roberta Paccione, Saturday, Sept. 11, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Paccione will guide students in a creative meditation exercise and then lead them in an exploration of watercolor techniques as they create a painting. Adult students (18 and up) of all levels of experience are welcome. This class will focus on painting landscapes. Class fee: $28.
New Life Christian Fellowship plans grand opening Sept. 11
NORFOLK – New Life Christian Fellowship of Norfolk, 30 N. Main St., will hold a grand opening and ribbon cutting at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 11.
Guest speakers will be Pastor Rick Sinclair of the Christian Fellowship Church in Madrid, and Ford Reynolds of the Richville Christian Fellowship in Gouverneur.
All are invited to attend. Refreshments will follow.
Regular church services are held Sundays at 10 a.m. for Sunday school, 10:30 a.m. for Sunday worship service, 6 p.m. for the upper room worship and Wednesday at 7 p.m. for Bible study and prayer.
Craft show planned during Norwood Regatta Sept. 11, 12
NORWOOD – A craft show will be held as part of the Norwood Lake Regatta Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 11 and 12 on Lakeshore Drive.
There is no charge for a 10x10-foot space, but exhibitors must pay the gate price of $5 per day.
For more information, contact Elaine at 353-7321.
Orton H. Johnson longtime resident of St. Regis Falls entered into rest Wednesday September 8, 2010 at the Adirondack Medical Center, Saranac Lake.
Clarkson women's soccer team scores 3-1 win over crosstown rival SUNY Potsdam
POTSDAM -- Junior Alix Petitti (Amsterdam, NY) scored a pair of second half goals to lift the Clarkson University Women’s Soccer team to a 3-1 non-conference victory over crosstown rival Potsdam State Thursday afternoon at Clarkson Field.
The Golden Knights evened their record at 2-2-0 overall, and Clarkson will face Hilbert College on Saturday afternoon in Hamburg, NY. Potsdam lost its first game of the season, falling to 3-1 overall.
Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center’s gift shop surpasses daily sales record
OGDENSBURG – The Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center Auxiliary Gift Shop recently offered a one-day sale, featuring Vera Bradley items as well as Halia and Bauble Lu Beads, and took in over $5,700.
The sales represented an all-time one-day sales record for the shop since its inception back in the 1950’s.
Agnes Lightfoot, auxilian and Gift Shop co-chair, suggested two factors that may have helped boost sales.
First, customers spending $100 in total merchandise had their names entered into a drawing for a Vera Bradley Tote and matching ID case valued at $58.
Potsdam Fire Deparment holds chicken barbecue Sept. 11
POTSDAM – The Potsdam Fire Department will hold a chicken barbecue on Saturday, Sept. 11 from 11 a.m. until all is gone.
Whole dinners are $7.50, including a half chicken, macaroni salad, baked beans and roll.
A half chicken is $4.50.
Free delivery is available in the village of Potsdam.
Call to order at 265-4397.
Veils of the Nile dance troupe performs at Potsdam Farmers' Market Sept. 11
POTSDAM – The Potsdam Farmers’ Market will take on the feel of an exotic Middle Eastern bazaar Saturday, Sept. 11, when the Veils of the Nile dance troupe performs at 10:30 a.m.
The market shopping hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at its new location south of the Main Street parking lot, near the Clarkson Inn and next to Ives Park.
It offers seasonal fruits and vegetables, baked goods, maple syrup, local meat, pumpkins, local corn & tomatoes, peaches, apples, flowers, and wine.
For more information, contact 384-4289.
Wounded Warrior Project jamboree to be held Sept. 11 at Massena American Legion
MASSENA – A Wounded Warrior Project Jamboree will be held Saturday, Sept. 11 at the American Legion, 40 E. Orvis St., beginning at 1 p.m.
The event is sponsored by the Massena Memorial Hospital Veteran’s Clinic, AMVETS, VFW, DAV, Marine Corp League, American Legion, Shriners, Moose Lodge, Elks, and Italian/American Club.
Attendees will receive a ticket for door prizes with donations at the door
Cross-country rollerblader and fundraiser Shawn Hatch will be on hand, and there will be raffles, 50/50 every hour, snacks and bands.