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October 6, 2013

Business briefs: Oct. 6, 2013

Funds raised

PLATTSBURGH — The Cornelia Street Office of Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Co. collected donations and supplies for the Elmore SPCA during its recent Community Appreciation Day on Sept. 20.

The Cornelia Street Office Raises $400 for the shelter. Basket raffles and donations resulted in this total for the nonprofit, along with food and other pet supplies. In addition, the Elmore SPCA brought adoptable pets to the branch to help find them homes.

The event also featured food, giveaways and free pet grooming services by Pawfection Pet Grooming.

Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Co. provides banking and financial services through 30 offices in Clinton, Warren, Washington, Saratoga, and Essex counties. It hosts community days throughout the year as a way to show appreciation for its customers and neighbors, and assist local causes.

Mall introduction

PLATTSBURGH — Champlain Centre Mall will be hosting the Meet the Cardinals fall event from 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. Wednesday in front of Dick’s Sporting Goods. Visitors are invited to meet the fall athletes from the men’s and women’s soccer teams, the men’s and women’s cross-country teams, the volleyball team and the tennis team.

Each team will be handing out game schedules and team photos. Participants can shake their hands, get their autographs and get their picture taken with the athletes that represent PSU. The fall Cardinal athletes will also be raffling off team merchandise to raise money for breast-cancer awareness. All proceeds will be donated to the Treasure Chests Breast Cancer Support Group of CVPH.

Marty the Moose will assist in welcoming the fall athletes. The event is open to the community, youth teams, athletes and all fans of Plattsburgh State athletics. Champlain Centre expects to host this event for the fall, winter and spring seasons.

For updates and information on events like these, visit www.champlaincentre.com, like them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/champlaincentre and follow them on twitter at www.twitter.com/champlaincentre.

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