Food, cash donations sought
Normally people come to the Moriah Food Pantry for help. Now, the tables have turned. Pantry officials are asking the public for assistance. The holidays are approaching and the Moriah Food Pantry is not prepared. Its shelves are near empty.
Essex County is in the allocation process for funds to supplement emergency food and shelter programs.
Area officials hail plans for new supermarket, impact on regional economy
Area politicians and Golub Corporation executives gathered for a groundbreaking ceremony Oct. 16 for a new supermarket — the first ever of its size and range of services — to be built just south of Warrensburg. The plans for the expansive, full service store were unveiled at the event.
Benefit event Oct. 19 at Knights of Columbus
Ticonderoga eateries will battle for bragging rights during the third annual “Wing War,” but the real winner will be the Ticonderoga Food Pantry. Hosted by the Ti Knights of Columbus, the “Wing War” will be held Saturday, Oct. 19, at 2 p.m. Admission is $10 a person. Proceeds will benefit the Ticonderoga Food Pantry.
After years of looking at a vacant building, Suzie Sadowski decided it was time to do something.
The volunteer committee for the proposed food co-op in Ticonderoga is requesting the community’s response to a survey that will give the committee more information on how the local residents feel about shopping at an alternative grocer with the focus on locally, organically grown food.
The Ticonderoga Historical Society will host its annual “Wine & Cheese in the President’s Garden” on Friday, Sept. 6, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the home of the society’s President William Dolback, 1038 Wicker St., Ticonderoga.
The Crown Point Central School, Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School, Westport Central School and Willsboro Central announced a free and reduced price meal policy for area school children.
Rugged grape varieties yield award-winning wines in New York & Vermont
You may not know it yet, but the Lake Champlain Valley region of New York and Vermont is North America’s newest, fastest growing artisan grape-growing and wine-making region.
Ti youth market to close Saturday
Affordable, fresh produce has been available in Ticonderoga this summer thanks to a Ticonderoga Girl Scout.
Joanie’s Goodies expands
In spite of struggling medically with a troublesome, undiagnosed paralyzing condition, Joanie Cunningham of Joanie’s Goodies in Schroon Lake is planning her Mucho Grande Opening of El Mexicana, “Joanie’s South of the Border Café,” located at Joanie’s Goodies and shops across from Stewart’s in Schroon Lake.
The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon cutting on Thursday, Aug. 8, at 5 p.m. at Lakeway Ice Cream & Cafe as part of its grand opening celebration.
The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership in coordination with the Ticonderoga High School recently coordinated a grocery shopping trip to benefit the Ticonderoga Food Pantry.
Tops Friendly Markets officials July 2 officially unveiled 12 former Grand Union stores in eastern and northern New York under the Tops banner at grand re-opening ceremonies, including the one in North Creek.
Youth market to be available
The Ticonderoga Area Farmers Market will feature several special events this summer. Sponsored by the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce in coordination with Inter-Lakes Health, the farmers market is held Saturdays through Oct. 12 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Route 9N south of Moses Circle and Liberty Monument.