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Monday, September 22, 2014
Old Forge, NY ,

photo by Meg Ulrich

Remembering 9/11

Before the start to Firefighters' Weekend in Old Forge, the OFFD held a service honoring those lost in the 9/11 attacks.

Drill School, contests, the annual firefighters parade and the Big Bucks giveaway filled the weekend. Fire departments from near and far gather in the Adirondacks each year for this tradition.

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Heated public forum during board meeting

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - Updated: 8:48 AM

By MEGAN ULRICH Express News Staff During the public comment portion of the regular Town of Webb Board meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 9, concerned citizens questioned the board about the ongoing police department audit. Louise Watson w ...

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Russell set to retire in December

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - Updated: 8:48 AM

By MEGAN ULRICH Express News Staff Town of Webb Police Chief John Russell is set to retire in December. The 35-year department veteran will remain classified under his current status, "suspended with pay," until his retirement o ...

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Town of Webb Board explores communication tower access

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - Updated: 8:48 AM

By MEGAN ULRICH Express News Staff After the Pledge of Allegiance, Supervisor Ted Riehle opened the public hearing regarding an ordinance to acquire annual fees from for-profit companies using the communications tower atop McCaul ...

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Inlet boardwalk closed for now

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - Updated: 8:48 AM

By PETE KLEIN Express News Staff INLET--Then you could, but now you can’t walk along the boardwalk that abuts private property. This was the result of a debate between Inlet Supervisor John Frey and Gary Zawatski at the Sept ...

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RCIL program provides essential help for area seniors

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - Updated: 8:48 AM

To the editor On behalf of the staff, volunteers and clients involved in the Inlet branch of RCIL, it is important to clarify a misstatement in last week's article. This much-needed program has provided five hours plus each week o ...

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Pet of the week

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - Updated: 8:48 AM

Meet Bubba. He is 20 pounds of pure fun. This one year-old, neutered pug mix will fill your life with happiness. He is always ready for an adventure, like hiking, shopping for squeaky toys at Petsmart or just r ...

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Sports

Sports reports

By Dave Clark

Cross country running
The cross country running teams have been very busy this past week and showing improved times.
Last Saturday, Sept. 13, the teams participated in the VVS Invitational, a large meet that draws ...

A long story short

By Mart Allen

Wildlife musings
It’s the time of year I awaited with anticipation for the greater and best time of my life. It’s the fall hunting and trapping season and I love it. It was as much a part of my life as breathing and eating. I grew up in a family that was as dedicated as I but in my heart I was not indoctrinated but imbued by nature as such.
At 87 the spirit remains the same but my longings are tempered with trepidations I never had in the past. Gradually anxiety crept ...

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RCIL program provides essential help for area seniors

To the editor
On behalf of the staff, volunteers and clients involved in the Inlet branch of RCIL, it is important to clarify a misstatement in last week's article. This much-needed program has provided five hours plus each week of respite care and/or socialization for seniors living alone from Thendara, Old Forge, Eagle Bay, Inlet, Blue Mountain Lake, and Indian Lake.
Participants are transported from the Old Forge area via CTS volunteer Eileen Tobin and from the Indian Lake area by the program ...

Police Reports

Police report for Aug. 20 – Sept. 2

On Aug. 22, around 9 p.m. Officer Silverman conducted a traffic stop on NYS Route 28 in Old Forge. Investigation revealed that the operator Ryan A. Mauro, 20, of Ilion was operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license. Mauro was issued traffic tickets for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 3rd degree (misdemeanor) and several other traffic infractions all returnable to the Town of Webb Court at a later date.

On Aug. 24, around 3:20 p.m. Officer Silverman conducted a traffic stop on ...

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  Monday, September 22, 2014 - Updated: 2:02 PM

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· Golf tournament honors Cahill

  Monday, September 22, 2014 - Updated: 2:00 PM

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  Monday, September 22, 2014 - Updated: 1:58 PM

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  Monday, September 22, 2014 - Updated: 1:56 PM

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· Big Bucks winners announced

  Monday, September 22, 2014 - Updated: 1:54 PM

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