1.7.13 ’98 Ice Storm Anniversary

15 years ago today, our region was in the midst of an incredible ice storm that affected millions of people. January 7-9, 1998 was one of the most destructive winter storms in our history! With cold air pooling in from the north, and a deep moisture feed all the way from the Gulf of Mexico […]

Gusanoz: Back for Seconds

Reality TV is all the rage right now.  You can find a show, pretty much on any topic or interest.  That’s exactly how a local couple learned they could probably qualify.  And they did! A desperate restaurant was looking to be saved. It’s been a year since the cameras and lights came to Lebanon, and […]

8 financial questions to ask before you say ‘I do’

February is a leading month for engagements, and for many couples, this is the season they begin to plan their financial future together. When you are just starting out, talking about money may not sound romantic. But couples who have spent many years together learn that their financial situation can be a source of strength […]


Age: 4 Years Old Breed: Domestic Short Hair Personality: Affectionate & Sweet Compatibility: Kids & other Pets Coconut-Pie is a wonderful torbie cat that, after being abandoned outdoors arrived at the shelter in bad shape. She is now completely cured. Coconut-Pie will love to lounge in your arms and be petted while she purrs. This beauty needs a good […]


Age: 1 Year Old Breed: DomesticShort Hair Personality: Sweet but a little nervous at first. Compatibility: People & Other Cats Here is a great cat with a sordid history. Abandoned outdoors in winter, the cat arrived at the shelter in a pitiful state. He doesn’t like being held much but he does enjoy pleasant cuddles that calm and reassure […]


Age: 13 Years Old Breed: Chihuahua/Pekingese Mix Zeus is an amazing little guy that is content to laze the day away on a doggie bed or on a lap, or on the rug…you get my point. He was surrendered by his owners because they became homeless and had no means to care for him. Zeus does ask […]


Age: 4 Years Old Breed: Domestic Short Hair Jewel is an independent cat that was a stray in the town of Port Kent, New York. She is around four-years-old and is looking for her forever home. Jewel was found declawed and is now spayed, current on vaccinations and has tested negative for FeLV, FIV and heart worm. […]

1.6.13 Warmer Weather On The Way

To follow up on meteorologist Steve Glazier’s blog, we have a marked warming trend coming for the late week and weekend time frame it seems! This will come as the jet stream shifts its pattern. Recall, the jet stream is a fast flowing river of air in the atmosphere (about 8-12 miles above the Earth’s […]