Members of the Tupper Lake Adult Center and Tupper Lake Students gathered together on Wednesday for a luncheon designed to bring them both together to talk about some of the issues kids run into.. not only in a school setting, but also in the community.. and to look at what may have changed over the years.. We’ll start with the kids.. The inter-generational event begins with a presentation by the kids about their group called Friends of Rachel….
Rachael’s Challenge is a national non profit organization dedicated to creating safe connected school environments.. the organization motivates and equips students to start and sustain a chain reaction of kindness and compassion that transforms schools in their communities..
In today’s K&J Show we’re speaking with Vasso LaForest… Mr LaForest is the Republican candidate for Supervisor in the Town of Plattsburgh… Earlier in 2015 Supervisor Bernie Bassett announced his plans to retire at the end of the year.. We’re going to speak with both candidates… Town Councilor Michael Cashman announced his candidacy shortly after Supervisor Bassett announced his retirement and we’ll talk with Councilor Cashman tomorrow.. Today though.. We’re speaking with Vasso LaForest in his office on Route 3 here in Plattsburgh.. Click above on the play bar to listen to the show..
Both British and American naval officers who died in the Battle of Plattsburgh are buried at Riverside Cemetery in Plattsburgh… And every year the city remembers an event that helped to bring three countries together and to form the basis of what Canada, Britain and the United States share today as allies and trading partners… The Riverside Cemetery Memorial kicks off the Battle of Plattsburgh Commemoration this year as we look back to 1814.. And interestingly enough… A dead master of ceremonies… ( Click on the Play Bar to Listen )
Today in the K&J show we’re revisiting a conversation about “The Canadian Perspective” of the Battle of Plattsburgh (… Click on the Play Bar to Listen )