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Park Development Trailhead Plans Updated by Cornell Student Designs

Park Development Trailhead Plans Updated by Cornell Student Designs

A group from Cornell University is part of multidisciplinary, student- run, community design organization called, Design Connect. The group is rooted in collaborative, democratic, and sustainable principles for…

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First Saturday ParkWORKS Day

First Saturday ParkWORKS Day

H.E.L.P (Help us Encourage Local Pride) ParkWORKS Day MONTEZUMA HERITAGE PARK FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH JOIN FRIENDS OF THE PARK FOR A WORK PARTY. GIVE WHATEVER TIME…

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MHS Board Meeting

MHS Board Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Montezuma Historical Society Board of Trustee meeting. Meetings are open to all current paid members of the Montezuma Historical Society.  There are generally held…

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200 Years of Canal History Remains to tell the Story

200 Years of Canal History Remains to tell the Story

There’s a children’s book, called Lillibit’s Dream written by Melody Sullivan and illustrated by Stanislav Grof that reminds me of the almost 200 years of Erie Canal history…

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Memorial Day Remembrance

Memorial Day Remembrance

Memorial Day honors the men and women who died while answering the call of duty in the U.S. Military. The holiday was originally known as Decoration Day in…

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A Glimpse at Clinton’s Ditch in Montezuma

A Glimpse at Clinton’s Ditch in Montezuma

In 2017, the Worlds Canal Conference will be held in Syracuse to showcase canals as agents of economic, historical, and cultural transformation. It coincides with the bicentennial of…

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Author, Thomas Moore, family roots remain here in Montezuma

Author, Thomas Moore, family roots remain here in Montezuma

Thomas Moore, author of the New York Times bestselling Care of the Soul, which is just now out in its 25th anniversary edition will be appearing Friday night,…

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Spring into Action with Canal Clean Sweep

Spring into Action with Canal Clean Sweep

We’re all ready for some fresh air and sunshine! We’re looking forward to a day in the park to enjoy some wonderful fresh air and sprucing up the…

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Aqueduct 5K — A Fun-Family Event

Aqueduct 5K — A Fun-Family Event

For the most part we enjoy our small, quiet canal town here in Montezuma, but soon it will be bustling with activity on  Saturday, October 11, 2014, for…

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40 and 8 Finds New Home in Montezuma

40 and 8 Finds New Home in Montezuma

The Thurston, Schram, Reynolds VFW Post 8137 is the new home of a local Veterans group, the 40 and 8 that currently has a National membership of 28,648….

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