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Antwerp Community MARCH Newsletter 2013
Wednesday, March 13 at 6:45 pm to hear comments Village Moments regarding a local law to Momentsnewsletter is overriding the tax cap, provide specialized information to a targeted Next Village Board meeting audience. Newsletters is March 13th, 2013 @ can be a great way to market Village/ Fire Hall @7PM.
Town Board Moments
1. Citizen Concerns – a. Legislator Allen Drake reported that there will be no funding available this year for replacing the Coolidge Road Bridge. B. The new 2013 contract for the Indian River Ambulance Service for signing. C. New zoning officer reported receiving a few phone calls so far. 2. Communications- a. Received renewal for Towns insurance with a 7.9% increase. A brief discussion followed and motion was made and carried to accept renewal. B. Town of Rossie sent resolution to town of Antwerp to delete a parcel of road on the County Line road from their road inventory to be added to the Town of Antwerp’s road inventory. Motion was made and carried. 3. Mr. Shaw reported that the Code of Ethics and the new Fire Contract would be gone over and discussed with the lawyer. To be done for approval by the Town Board next month. 4. Motion was made and carried for appointing Mr. Steve Booth to fill the vacant position on the Town Board.
Next Town Board meeting will be on March 11th , 2013 @ Town Hall @ 7PM. Village Board Moments – 1.Citizen Concerns – a. Legislator Drake stated the County still has $300,000 worth of road work they will be doing this year on Main Street. b. Resident suggested the Village look into the installation of a ceiling fan in the Village Office as a way to save money and keep the office warmer. C. Fire Chief Sands stated that they have been working on the skating rink but the weather isn’t cooperating. 2. DPW – Supt. Pitts stated the RBC is still running although it is on its last leg. 3. Sewer Report.- The Village submitted an application to the NYS Regional Economic Development committee for a $250,000 grant for the project. 4. A motion was made and carried to support New York State regarding the proposed laws concerning contact information for vacant structures. 5. A motion was made and carried to hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 13 at 6:45 pm to hear comments regarding a local law overriding the
Mark Your Calendar March 11th- Town Board Meeting @ 7PM March 13th - Village Board meeting @ 7PM. March 14th &15th – your product or service, __________________ product Parent /teacher and also create credibility IRIS or requesting and build your service. conferences. y IMPORTANT NEWS You can compile a mailing March 17th –St. Reminder list from business reply Patrick’s Day cards, customer Youorganization’s identity information sheets, our can get a physical Business cards collected among peers, members, hard paper copy at the at trade shows, or employees, or vendors. membership lists. You following locations: First, determine the might consider purchasing Town Office, Village audience of the a mailing list from a Office, Post Office, be newsletter. This could company. 19th- MS Parent March anyone who might Library, Village benefit Next, establish how much / Teacher conferences. from the information it time and money you can Market, Robbin’s contains, for example, March 20th – Spring spend on your newsletter. employees and Senior Hardware or people These factors will help Begins. interested in purchasing a determine how frequently housing in Antwerp. I March 22nd –IRIS- Hills you publish the newsletter will also be having it Brothers Performanceand its length. available online at the 4th grade. villageofantwerp.net March 22nd – Antwerp and the facebook of Fire Dept. Fish Fry @ Crosby Public Library. 5PM I can try to bulk email March 24th- Palm it if you request me to Sunday bulk email to you. – March 25th – Passover laurahancock@earthli March 29th – Good nk.net Friday – NO SCHOOL +++++++++++++++++ March 29th- “Karaoke
Mark your Calendar March 8th – Antwerp Fire Dept. Fish Fry @ 5PM.
March 10th – Daylight Saving Time Begins- Set clocks ahead.
Night” @ Antwerp American Legion 9PM – 1AM. “ Open to the Public” March 31st - Easter
Special A Thanks to laurs Carol Countryman and her helpers for their efforts to the Antwerp recreation Valentine Day Dance. THANK YOU! ************************** Happy Birthday – Debbie Sibley 3/04 Aylssa Sands 3/07 Nicole McCauley 3/10 Lillian Reape3/12 Tyler McCauley 3/15 Fred Cook, Dave Dean, Tony Hull, George Turner
McPherson’s Boarding Kennel – Going on Vacation and need to board your dog?? McPherson’s Boarding Kennel @ 38172 Ore Bed Road, Philadelphia. Call 642-0540 for info and rates. Crosby Public Library – List of some new books. Everything Wright ,Father of Convenience , Island Sojourn ,Love at Morley Cove ,Patient Hearts, Coastal Summons – by Katrina Thomas Life of Pi - Yann Martel Bringing up Bodies - Hilary Mantel Wicked Business – Janet Evanovich Deadlocked – Charlaine Harris Freedom – Jonathan Franzen Flight Behavior – Barbara Kingsolver Come in to see the rest!!
Church NewsCongregational -Sunday school meets from 9AM – 9:45AM each Sunday morning . For more info, Call Maureen @ 659-8622 ++++++++++++++++++++ Methodist Church - (by Antwerp Primary) welcomes the new pastor Rev. LeCelle Providence. Services are 10:30 AM Sundays. Her energies will be towards youth and family. Activities include a youth band, singing group, movie night and gym activities. Kids- bring your musical instruments to church 2nd & 4th Sundays for band and choir practice after service. (March 10th&24th, April 7th& 21st.) Alternate weeks they have a layspeaker from Philly or Evans Mills. For more info Call Wanda Daniels 6599426 ******************************* Village Market Sunday 9AM-9PM Monday 9AM- 9PM Tuesday 9AM- 9PM Wednesday9AM- 9PM Thursday 9AM- 9PM Friday 9AM- 9PM Saturday 9AM-9PM Also subs, sandwiches, garden & anti pasta salads available. 659-8981 ++++++++++++++++++++ Do you recycle?? Recyclables can be picked up Free on the first and third Friday of the month. However, they must be clean and sorted. Contact the village clerk (659-8661) for a list of recyclable items and sorting instructions. List is also available on village website.
What’s Up in Antwerp Antwerp Fire Dept. Fish Fries –
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March 8th & 22nd. Price: $8 for eat in, $9 for take out, & $10 for delivery. Time 5-7PM. ************************** Come see “The Lorax“ (G) Saturday March 9th @ 2PM. Movie at the firehall . $1.00 for movie. Bring $1.00 for soda. Popcorn will be free. ++++++++++++++++++ Antwerp American Legion Corned Beef or Ham Dinner on Saturday March 16th for the St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Dinner starting at 5PM. Adults $8.00 and Kids 5-12 yrs.$5.00 ++++++++++++++++++ Just a reminder to check out the Village Website. www.villageofantwerp.ne t ++++++++++++++++++ Safety- Have you checked your smoke detectors lately?? Do you need a new battery for it??
++++++++++++++++++++++ Head Start is looking for children who will be 3 or 4 years old by Dec.1st. If interested, call 782-4900 or 659-5099 for information. (Head Start is in Antwerp Primary.)
April 1st- April Fools Day April 1st-5th – Spring Recess – No School April 8th- Town Board Meeting @7PM April 10th- Village Board Meeting @ 7 PM April 16th-19th – ELA State Test Grades 3rd-8th April 22nd- Earth Day April 23rd- Antwerp Primary Spring Picture Day April 24th- Antwerp Primary Concert @ 7PM –High school theater w/ Student Art Display April 24th-26th – Math State Test Grades 3rd-8th. April 30th – High School Band and Orchestra Concert @ 7PM.
Hello Antwerp. Well, we still have our cold days and nights. Keep tabs on your supplies before any winter storms approach.
As always, I am here for your news. Call me @ 659-8213 or email me @ laurahancock@earthlink. net Take care and God Bless you all.