Habitat Thanks Community

To the Editor:

(Bridgeport, NY -March 2013) All of us at Madison County Habitat for Humanity would like to extend our thanks to everyone who came out Sunday, March 3, to help us celebrate the completion of our renovations at our Hamilton Brown Road house in Bridgeport.

Habitat has spent approximately the last 18 months […]

Habitat for Humanity to Host Dedication of Newest Home-Building Effort

(Bridgeport, NY- Feb. 2013) Madison County Habitat for Humanity will be celebrating the completion of our most recent home renovation Sunday, March 3, at 2 p.m.

The celebration is open to the public.

The house, located at 9035 Hamilton Brown Road, Bridgeport, was donated to our organization many years ago by the Hale family. The […]

Green Meets Orange

Green giant Alex Whitcomb pulls a rebound.

A gritty effort by the Orange kept them contenders the entire match.

Boys Youth Basketball

Main on Sports

By Ric Main

(Bridgeport, NY – Feb. 2013) The Green met Orange last Saturday morning in Sullivan hoops action at Bridgeport Elementary School. After a see-saw battle through three quarters […]

Bridgeport Library to Exhibit Watercolor Artists

(Town of Sullivan, NY – Feb. 2013) The Bridgeport Branch of the Sullivan Free Library will host a presentation on the “Paintings of Two Giants of American Watercolor” Feb. 13 at 7 p.m.

Sign up at the front desk.

Carlton Crittenden, Jr., of the Central New York Watercolor Society, will deliver a PowerPoint presentation on […]

Bridgeport Branch Builds Gingerbread Houses

Sullivan Free Library News

(Bridgeport, NY – Dec. 2012) The Bridgeport Branch of the Sullivan Free Library recently hosted a gingerbread house decoration program Dec. 1. Charmaine Fish presented the program and was welcomed by nearly 30 participants who eagerly decorated their own individual gingerbread houses.

Fish demonstrated different methods and techniques for decorating and […]

Silent Auction and Basket Raffle at Bridgeport Library

(Bridgeport, NY – Oct. 2012) The Sullivan Free Library Bridgeport Branch will host a silent auction and basket raffle. Items may be viewed during regular library hours through Nov. 3 or online at www.sullivanfreelibrary.org.

Email Bridgeport@midyork.org for a bidder number and to bid.

The event offers an eclectic assortment of items to bid on, from […]

Five Safety Tips to Save Lives and Property

To the Editor:

(Bridgeport, NY – Oct. 2012) Make sure that you have a number of smoke detectors and check them monthly. A large number of detectors are installed but don’t work.

Be sure you have a working carbon monoxide detector on each floor of your house.

House numbers are very important. Please post your […]

Bridgeport Food Pantry, Duck Race Need More Attention

To the Editor:

(Bridgeport, NY – Sept. 2012) The Bridgeport Food Pantry annual Duck Race was held at St. Francis Church this past weekend. The annual race down Chittenango Creek raised thousands of dollars to benefit those in need, as it does every year, while generating community involvement through a kids’ carnival, race spectating and […]

Bridgeport Auxiliary Plans Steak Bake

(Bridgeport, NY – Sept. 2012) Bridgeport Auxiliary 8440 will hold a steak bake Saturday Sept. 15 from 2 to 7 p.m. at the Bridgeport VFW, Route 31.

The menu includes salad, steak, potatoes, corn, rolls and butter, dessert and coffee.

Tickets are $12 advance sale (you can email Cindy at lscott21@twcny.rr.com to reserve your tickets […]

Habitat Needs Help

To the Editor:

(Bridgeport, NY – Aug. 2012) Madison County Habitat for Humanity is happy to announce that the Moon family has been selected for its Bridgeport House, but we still need your help to turn the house into a home for the Moons and their 7-month-old twin babies.

We would like to have the […]

Ramos to Hold Book-Signing June 9 at Barnes & Noble

(Bridgeport, Dewitt, NY – June 2012) Author Heidy Ramos will be featured at a book-signing event June 9 at 11 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 3454 Erie Blvd. E., Dewitt. Ramos, a resident of Bridgeport, will be available to sign copies of her book, “The Girl Who Wears Gumamela Flower.” Story time will take place, […]

Ramos to Sign Book

(Bridgeport, NY – April 2012) Heidy Ramos, a resident of Bridgeport, will be available to sign copies of her book, The Girl Who Wears Gumamela Flower” Thursday April 12 from 6 to 8 p.m. The Bridgeport Library is located at 8979 North Road.

Lonera is the young Girl Who Wears Gumamela Flower and loves […]