Richville Fire Department benefit craft fdair anbd flea market Saturday
RICHVILLE – A craft fair and flea market hosted by the Richville Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary will be held at the fire hall Saturday, Oct. 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
There will also be a drive-by take-out chicken barbecue cooked by the firefighters. The cost is $4.50 per half chicken.
Proceeds will benefit the fire department.
NNY Audubon rep to lead bird walk through Massawepie Mire Oct. 2
COLTON – Joan Collins of Northern New York Audubon will lead a bird walk through Massawepie Mire Saturday, Oct. 2 beginning at 8 p.m. at the Boy Scout sign on Rt. 3.
Participants will hike two miles round trip on the Mountaineer Trail around Massawepie Lake to observe boreal birds and later migrants.
An optional hike on the old railroad bed (now a dirt road) through Massawepie Mire (the largest bog—actually a fen—in New York State) will follow.
In case of rain, the field trip will be held on Sunday, Oct. 3.
Apple pie contest, kids' activities highlight Hopkinton Apple Festival Oct. 2
HOPKINTON – The Friends of the Hopkinton Reading Center are having their fourth annual Apple Festival Saturday, Oct. 2 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Hopkinton Town Hall.
An apple pie contest will be held for no entry fee.
The pie submission cut-off is at 10:30 a.m., and the winner will be announced at 12:15 p.m. Cash prizes will be awarded, and all pies will be served after judging.
Shows include Rachel Browning at 10:30 a.m., Jeff Boyer’s Bubble Trouble at 1 p.m., kids’ activities and bounce house.
St. Lawrence County Arts Council hosting consultations for artists Oct. 6
POTSDAM -- On Wednesday, October 6th the St. Lawrence County Arts Council will host individual consultations to help visual artists and crafts people improve their professional materials and strengthen the business side of their arts careers.
Artists can register for a half-hour consultation between 6:30 and 9:30 p.m. at 51 Market St. Artists can get feedback on their artist statement, their portfolio, their website, or get advice on finding galleries or other aspects of their arts career. The fee for each half hour is $25. The consultations will be held at the
Aubertine delivers $20,000 to Catholic Charities of Ogdensburg to help struggling families
OGDENSBURG – State Sen. Darrel J. Aubertine has teamed up with Catholic Charities of Ogdensburg to help struggling working families make ends meet through a $20,000 legislative grant for the “Bridging the Gap” program in Jefferson and St. Lawrence counties.
Andrew Chichester's kindergarten class at Norwood-Norfolk Central School recently let loose a Monarch butterfly and it immediately went -- where else? -- for the flowers. The kids followed it with delight. From left, Andrew Wellings, Julien Rogles, and Wade Miller.
Clarkson's Scott Stuart records second straight shutout at SUNYIT in men's soccer
UTICA--For the second straight game, sophomore goalkeeper Scott Stuart (Ottawa, ONT) played a large role for the Clarkson University Men's Soccer team, stopping seven shots as the Golden Knights' defense again stepped up to deny its opponent as the Green and Gold gained a 2-0 non-league victory over SUNYIT Wednesday afternoon.
The Golden Knights moved to 6-2-1 overall and have the weekend off before returning to conference action at home against Union and Skidmore on October 8-9. SUNYIT had a four-game winning streak come to an end, as they dropped to 6-3.
Clarkson women's hockey officially opens 2010-11 campaign hosting Minnesota in two-game series
The 2010-11 NCAA campaign starts off in a big way for the Clarkson University Women's Hockey team as the Golden Knights host national powerhouse the University of Minnesota in a two-game series at Cheel Arena this weekend. The Knights and Gophers officially open their seasons on Friday with a 7:00 p.m. faceoff, followed by an afternoon encounter on Saturday beginning at 3:00 p.m.
Laird scores two as Saints rout Potsdam with big second half in men's soccer
Sophomore Alex Laird scored two goals as St. Lawrence University's men's soccer team exploded for five second-half goals in a 6-1 win under the lights at Potsdam State on Tuesday night.
Laird put the Saints in front with his second goal of the year, heading in a corner kick from Sean Scott 16:32 into the game, but Potsdam came back to tie the game just under six minutes later when A.J. Ramirez scored his first of the year, putting one inside the far post.
SLU women's tennis match against Cortland postponed
The St. Lawrence University women's tennis match at Cortland scheduled for Thursday, September 30th has been postponed due to the expected weather conditions. It has been rescheduled for Wednesday, October 6th.