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Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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photo by Meg Ulrich

Always on call

The Old Forge Fire Department is always quick to respond when needed. The volunteer department is at the ready every hour of the day, every day of the year. On Saturday, July 26, firefighters responded to a chimney fire on Old Indian Trail. The issue was resolved quickly and nobody was hurt.

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Summer school repairs underway

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Updated: 9:08 AM

By REX GERMER TOWS Superintendent Town of Webb School Superintendent Rex Germer took some time out of his busy summer schedule to answer some questions about what's going on at the TOWS campus over summer break. Though the studen ...

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Big Moose Community Chapel Bazaar set for Aug. 2

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Updated: 8:57 AM

The annual Big Moose Community Chapel Bazaar will take place, rain or shine, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2, at the chapel. The chapel is located five miles west of Eagle Bay on Big Moose Road. Family entertainer Fritz ...

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Celebrating President Harrison locally

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Updated: 9:08 AM

By MEGAN ULRICH Express News Staff The Town of Webb Historical Association hosted a postmark cancellation on Thursday, July 10. To honor and commemorate the 125th anniversary of President Benjamin Harrison's inauguration, the im ...

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First Friday Art Walk happens on Aug. 1

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Updated: 9:08 AM

Old Forge's First Friday Art Walk brings arts related activities to various businesses around town. It's a nice chance for people to stroll through Old Forge and see artists and their works. This month's Art Walk will feature the ...

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Ice Cream Social in Point Park on tap

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Updated: 9:08 AM

The sixth annual Ice Cream Social will take place from 1:30 to 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 1 in Point Park which is the center of Old Forge across from the Old Forge Hardware Store. The event will feature hand built bowls designed by t ...

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Pet of the week

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Updated: 8:58 AM

Meet Coach, a 2 year-old black Labrador retriever mix. He's a fun loving, energetic boy who hopes to live with a person or family who promises to exercise him everyday and love him for life. Coach is neutered, vaccinated and micro ...

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Screamers continue winning streak

On July 15, at Arrowhead Park, Matt's Hot Screamers dominated the Black Mountain team from the start and cruised to an 11-1 victory. The win improves their record to 5-0. The Screamers combined for 18 hits, both the defense and pi ...

Bulletin Board

Katherine Spoor, who summers at Singing Waters, caught this six pound, largemouth bass recently at Quiver Pond. The only bait she used to catch this beauty was a worm.

Long-time summer residents, Raymond Erickson and Carole De Saram, recently returned from China where Erickson gave the first solo harpsichord recitals on major stages in Beijing and Wuhan, and also gave master classes at two Beijing conservatories. In previous years, he has also given piano recitals to benefit the Old Forge Libr ...


Echoes of the evening

Organizers thank symphony helpers Surely the melodies, chords and themes still resound in consciousness and perhaps reverberate among the mountains, emanating from the wonderful concert of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra on Friday, July 25. An enthusiastic audience calling for more capped the musical evening in Inlet. It is because of you, the people of Inlet, Old Forge, Raquette Lake and many other places, who donated money, time and presence, that this stellar event happens. Thank you for ...

Police Reports

Police blotter July 5 - July 13

Police blotter July 5 - July 13
--On Saturday, July 5, around 10:45 a.m., Officer Tormey conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Crosby Blvd. in Old Forge. Investigation revealed that the operator, Johanna M. Lee, 21, of Clinton, had an I.D. only and had a suspended driver's license. Lee was arrested for aggravated unlicensed operation third (misdemeanor) and was issued multiple tickets to appear before the Town of Webb Court at a later date.
--On Sunday, July 6, Officer Birtle conducted a tra ...

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