Today, April 22, 2020, is Earth Day. Better yet, it's the 50th anniversary of Earth Day! It's the perfect opportunity to pause and praise (and, unfortunately, to lament) a hyperlocal snapshot or seven. The first photo (above) in this quick post offers the bittersweet hope of … [Read more...] about Earth Day 2020: Frosty and Ultra Twisted
As you know, Essex becomes a quieter place after Labor Day. It is also the time when many of our volunteers return to their primary residences and the library finds it more difficult to fill the volunteer slots at the desk. You can help! Many people enjoy working at the … [Read more...] about Help Wanted at the Desk!
Have you heard the rumor? It's true. The Westport Yacht Club is open! What a thrill to experience this local summertime institution back in full swing. A couple of tasty weeks into the summer 2018 season I can confidently say that Emily, Scott, and their enthusiastic team are … [Read more...] about The Westport Yacht Club Is Open
It's almost time to celebrate 6 years of Essex on Lake Champlain's service to the community! Since launching in June 2011, the Essex blog has reached some impressive milestones: I'd like to explain the remarkable — albeit somewhat unlikely — meteoric rise of the … [Read more...] about Will You Sponsor the Essex Blog?
Do you think an Essex hyperlocal weather station is a pipe dream? Even more hyperlocal than our existing Essex, NY Weather Forecast, Facts & Records page? Think again! Here's proof that an Essex hyperlocal weather station is no longer pipe dream. If you haven't … [Read more...] about Hyperlocal Weather for Essex, NY