BALLOON WATCH -- AND PRIZES!
During closing ceremonies, Massena Boy Scouts released hundreds of red and white balloons
skyward to mark the end of the 12-day event.
Did you get one? You might win a prize! E-Mail us
about what your balloon and tag says, & where it landed!
E-Mail here. Check
the Balloon Watch!
Massena Bicentennial Committee joined by
Miss Massena Bicentennial Amber Singleton and the town crier for one
last photo after Sunday's closing ceremonies. They can be proud of
one of the greatest events in Massena history.
MASSENA FAMILY DAY
A GREAT SUCCESS!
The Massena Family Festival
offered plenty of rides, craft fair and fun, following Saturday's giant
... including plenty of youth dance and singing routines complete with
patriotic music and costumes.
attracts dozens of riders and thousands of spectators on the ground
The evening was capped with "Moon Glow," with three of the
balloons simultaneously lit in the dark.
CELEBRATES 50 YEARS
Massena Hospital celebrated its golden anniversary,
including burial of a time capsule to be opened in 2052.
St. Lawrence Seaway's Eisenhower Lock was lined
flags from 50 U.S. states and 10 Canadian provinces on Seaway Day,
Friday, July 12th. The Arion, a 443-foot Dutch vessel transited
the lock, while the public was given tours.
NYPA SPONSORS BIG
CONCERT & FIREWORKS
New York Power Authority sponsored a patriotic concert by Orchestra of
Northern New York, the first concert in the new bandshell at Springs
Park. Nearly 2,000 people attended.
A great fireworks display followed from Bushnell Field.