CHAMBER OF COMMERCE UPDATES

by George Calvert “How do we ‘Voice our Choice’ for electrical service?’ was the topic of the Chamber of Commerce meeting in November. Linda Jones told of her research with each of the five options facing current users of New York State Electric and Gas users: to switch to Amway, Mirabito, NYSEG Solutions, or ECONsystems,…

LETTER TO GAZETTE SUBSCRIBERS

Dear Subscribers,   You have now been reading and enjoying the Andes Gazette for almost three and a half years, judging by your many encouraging letters. We are proud to announce that we now have 208 subscribers all over the country and in Germany and Mexico! As you know, the cost of a subscription during…

JUST THE FACTS

The Andes Gazette is a not for profit corporation with a staff of volunteer writers, layout people, photographers, and other production people, but our printing costs and rental space are not free. Each copy of our newspaper costs sixty-one cents to reproduce! When we place copies of the Andes Gazette in locations around Andes, we…

A GREAT BOOKS CLUB FOR ANDES – coming soon!

COMING SOON: A GREAT BOOKS CLUB FOR ANDES ARE YOU INTERESTED? by Alan Galowitz We are in the process of starting a Great Books Reading and Discussion Program at the Andes Library. Fifty years ago the University of Chicago, under Robert M. Hutchins, started this program and there are now about 800 such groups in…

ANDES IS MINE (AIM)

On Saturday, December 7th, 2002, the Tech building at ACS will be open from 9 AM to 6 PM to anyone who would like to choose some items to take home. In the week before December 7th, the building will be open during school hours for all those who would like to bring good clothing,…

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS – December 2002

by John M. Burkhart

Superintendent of Schools

As I write this month’s article, I can see that winter is almost upon us. The leaves have fallen to the ground, and the cold winter wind greets us when we leave for school in the morning. Snow is in the air and sometimes on the ground.