WATERTOWN — Thanksgiving is a day of abundance, tasty food and being with family and friends — but it also marks the first leg of a three-day binge for dedicated discount-hunting Black Friday shoppers.
WATERTOWN — Ten full-time production jobs will be created at North American Tapes next year, thanks to a $1.2 million project to expand the hockey tape manufacturer’s headquarters that broke ground last month.
WATERTOWN — More than 1,100 Watertown community members turned out Thanksgiving morning for the YMCA Turkey Trot 5k run and 2.2-mile walk, including a 91-year-old runner who helped organize the first event more than 30 years ago.
WATERTOWN — Workers are putting the finishing touches on a project to convert a recreation room at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building into a dormitory — an effort aimed at reducing overbooking at the facility, where an average of 50 inmates are housed out on any given day.
While the final Thursday of November usually means the smell of roasting turkey and the sounds of a happy holiday gathering, the final Wednesday of the month usually means cars packed with kids and luggage heading to share the day with family and friends.
GOUVERNEUR — A Gouverneur native recalls that after scratching off her winning $1 Million a Year for Life state lottery ticket, she continued with her plans that day: a trip to the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino with her sister-in-law.
WATERTOWN — On Tuesday morning, just in time to thaw, season and stuff the Thanksgiving turkey, a local group provided the fixings for soldiers, veterans and their families to prepare Thanksgiving dinner.