"ANTICIPATION"

IT’S ALL FUN UNTIL IT’S DONE!! Then it’s January 1, 2016, we hang on the couch watching football, thinking how good it feels to STOP; nothing on the calendar and leftovers to eat.  But how long does this last??  I’m thinking two, maybe three weekends, after developing the momentum to undecorate, you find yourself in…
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Heat Your Neighbor, Neighbor

I had originally expected to begin this message with a reference to the falling temperatures, the frosty chill in the air, and the trees now bare of color that had washed the landscape just a couple of short weeks ago. Well, let me tell you, it’s in the high sixties today.  Golden and rust leaves…
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Ya’ll Come Back Now, Ya hear?

Since Labor Day, most of us have been back to school, back to work, back on schedule, back HOME! This past weekend, this Columbus Day holiday weekend, allowed us one more opportunity to hang on to summer. Many came to town to have one last “vacation” weekend at the Lake. If you joined us, you know…
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The Great Outdoors—Bolton Style

I am a baby-boomer, and there are many of us quite familiar with John Candy and Dan Akroyd in the movie THE GREAT OUTDOORS. I actually feel there are few UN-familiar with that movie! And you know what? I can’t help it, but that is how I picture Bolton Landing during Labor Day weekend celebrations…
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To Bolton Landing and Beyond…

Here in town on Memorial Day, after the parade and picnic in Veteran’s Park, there was lots of activity along Main Street. Shoppers, diners, picnickers and bathers were making their way to enjoy the remainder of the day. One small group was very familiar to me. Mrs. Trowbridge, a teacher at Bolton Central School, was…
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WARMING UP TO AMERICADE

YUP, now we’re ready.  Bring on Americade, with HOGS upon scooters upon trikes upon Can Ams.  Since 1983 these bikes have been lining the streets, neatly parked along the curbs.  It’s amazing how many can be can fit into one space.  I cannot deny how I fight with the visual of dominoes parallel one upon…
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Bolton in Winter, For the Fun of It!

I was thinking about why anyone would put themselves in a place of frigid temperatures, piles of snow and frozen lakes by choice?  Why choose to travel to a place NOW, that in just a few short months will  invite you to swim, sun, boat, camp, hike, bike, jet ski, water ski, tour on motorcycles,…
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Sitting on Boards

on October 23, 2012 at the Pub on 9 in Bolton Landing. Cocktail hour begins at 6, dinner at 7, meeting at 8. Call the Chamber office for further information: 518-644-3831. The public is invited to attend. The Chamber holds a members’ meeting once a month. The October membership meeting is special because proposed candidates…
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Bolton's Annual Auction

Bolton Landing Chamber of Commerce Annual Auction   September 11, 2012   As long as there is a minimum of two bidders and one auctioneer, absolutely anything can be auctioned off. That includes the entire Roman Empire, which was auctioned off to the highest bidder in the year 193 A.D. (The winning bidder only enjoyed his…
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