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October 12, 2013

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Fundraiser to support Trinity meal program

PLATTSBURGH — Reservations will continue to be taken through Tuesday for the annual Harvest Dinner, program and fundraiser for the Algonquin Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club, set for Saturday, Oct. 19, at Trinity Episcopal Church.

Local historian Roger Harwood will present a multimedia program at 8 that night entitled “20th Century Camps at Valcour Island” in the church sanctuary that is free and open to the public.

For the turkey dinner that precedes it, appetizers will be served at 5 p.m., with the meal at 6 p.m.

The dinner costs $15 per person, and after expenses are satisfied, the remaining proceeds will be donated to Trinity Church’s Community Meals Program.  

Reserve tickets by mailing checks made payable to Algonquin ADK to Kay Washbourne, 7645 State Route 9, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. 

Reach her at 563-2387.

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City adjusts trash pickup for holiday

PLATTSBURGH — The City of Plattsburgh Public Works Department has changed its refuse-collection schedule for Monday, Oct. 14, due to the Columbus Day holiday.

There will be no pickup on Monday. That collection will be done Tuesday.

The rest of the week, trash will be picked up on the regular day.

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