September 2016: Business Scene

Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours at Rooted Drifter

The Rooted Drifter Bar and Grille, West Carthage, hosted the August Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours on August 11. 

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July 2016: Business Scene

Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours at IMEC

The Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce held its June Business After Hours on Wednesday, June 15, at Independent Medical Evaluation Company, Carthage, which marked its 10th anniversary. Photos by Ken Eysaman, NNY Business.  [Read more…]

June 2016: Business Scene

Carthage Area Chamber Citizen of the Year dinner at Carthage Elks Lodge 1762

The Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the 2015 Citizen of the Year award on May 10 at the Carthage Elks Lodge 1762.


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May 2016: Business Scene

Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours at Community Bank

Community Bank’s West Carthage branch hosted the April Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours on April 13. [Read more…]

April 2016: Business Briefcase

CONSTRUCTION

NNY Builders Exchange recognizes local A&E firm

Aubertine and Currier Architects, Engineers, & Land Surveyors, Watertown, recently received the Excellence in Craftsmanship award from the Northern New York Builders Exchange for its work on phase two of the Clayton Riverwalk project. The Watertown firm was responsible for the design, construction administration and inspection for the project.

This portion of the Riverwalk picks up where the previous portion left off at the Frink Park Pavilion. The goal of the project was to create an uninterrupted visual and physical connection to the St. Lawrence River for pedestrians walking between the village’s existing commuter docks and the recently completed Frink Park Pavilion and Thousand Islands Regional Docks.

BANKING

Citizens Bank earns top rating

Citizens Bank of Cape Vincent was awarded BauerFinancial Inc.’s highest five-star superior rating in March.

Citizens Bank has earned the five-star rating for 105 consecutive quarters since June 1990.

The bank also achieved “Best of Bauer” status, a designation reserved for banks that have earned a five-star rating for 25 straight years or longer.

Citizens Bank of Cape Vincent was established in 1919 and operates three branches in Cape Vincent, Chaumont and LaFargeville.

BauerFinancial has been the nation’s leading bank rating firm since 1983.

COMMERCE

Carthage Citizen of the Year nominations sought

The Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce seeks nominations for its 36th annual Citizen of the Year award.

The award recipient will be chosen based on community activities and involvement by the nominee during the 2015 calendar year. Past accomplishments may be included to support the nomination.

Nominators should submit the entry form and supporting documentation by April 20. News clippings, photos and supporting documents can be included. A review board of seven community leaders will meet April 21.

An annual award banquet will be held on Tuesday, May 10 at the Carthage Elks Lodge.

NONPROFITS

Historical Society nets grant

The Jefferson County Historical Society recently received a $750 grant from Stewart’s Shops Holiday Match program.

The JCHS was one of 1,500 organizations in New York and Vermont to receive a grant from the 2015 Holiday Match campaign.

The Stewarts Holiday Match program received $1.74 million from customer donations and the Stewart’s Shops match. Program money benefits children within the community in which they are won.

The Historical Society grant will help to fund children’s programs inside the Paddock Mansion and historic campus on Washington Street, Watertown.

January 2016: Real Estate Roundup

Realtors honor service, change officers

Evans_LanceWEach December, the Jefferson-Lewis Board of Realtors and the St. Lawrence County Board of Realtors thank their volunteers, install new officers and directors, award special honors, and raise money for local charities. [Read more…]

Calendar – January 2016

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October 2015: Business Scene

GWNC Chamber of Commerce Athena Award dinner at 1000 Islands Harbor Hotel

The Greater Watertown-North Country Chamber of Commerce held its 2015 Athena Award presentation and dinner on Sept. 10 at the 1000 Islands Harbor Hotel in Clayton. [Read more…]

September 2015 Business Scene

Jefferson Leadership Institute Reunion at Maggie’s on the River

The Greater-Watertown-North Country Chamber of Commerce sponsored a Jefferson Leadership Reunion at Maggie’s On the River on Aug. 12.


10th Mountain Division Monument groundbreaking at Thompson Park

A groundbreaking for the North Country Honors the Mountain monument was held Aug. 12 in Thompson Park’s Tower Square, Watertown.


Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours at Braman’s Block

Habitat hosted the Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce August Business After Hours at its Carthage Habitat build — Braman’s Block — on Aug. 19.


GWNC Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours at Ramada Inn

The Ramada Inn, Watertown, hosted the Greater Watertown-North Country Chamber of Commerce August Business After Hours on Aug. 20.


St. Lawrence Chamber of Commerce Business Spotlight at Fobare’s Fruits

Fobare’s Fruits, Rensselaer Falls, hosted the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce August Business Spotlight on Aug. 25.

August 2015 Business Scene

Carthage Area Chamber Business After Hours at Little Sisters Inn at Herrings

Little Sisters Inn at Herrings hosted the Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce July Business After Hours on Wednesday, July 22.

GWNC Chamber Business After Hours at AmeriCU Credit Union

AmeriCU Credit Union sponsored and hosted the Greater Watertown-North Country Chamber of Commerce July Business After Hours on Thursday, July 16, at its Arsenal Street location.

New York Air Brake 125th Anniversary Celebration

New York Air Brake hosted a 125th Anniversary Celebration luncheon at its Watertown plant on Tuesday, July 21. 

St. Lawrence Chamber Business Spotlight at Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort

Akwesasne Mowhawk Casino Resort hosted the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce July Business Spotlight on Wednesday, July 22.

Watertown International Airport Business Center dedication

The Watertown International Airport hosted a ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony of its new business center in honor of Mary Ellen Cooper Cox on Friday, July 24. 

River Hospital Foundation 13th annual Festive Evening at Bonnie Castle Resort 

Nearly 380 people attended the River Hospital Foundation’s 13th annual Festive Evening at Bonnie Castle Resort & Marina on Sunday, July 26. The hospital kicked off a $5 million capital campaign.