The Boiceville Stand-Off
Singer-Denman Battles Boiceville
Market Then Announces It's Closing Its Doors...
By Tree McElhinney
A week after blocking the entrance to the Boiceville
Supermarket to protest the grocery store's sale of competing
merchandise, the owner of the neighboring Singer-Denman
Lumber Co. says he is closing up shop.
"Tomorrow is our last day," Kevin Scanlan
said this past Saturday. "I'm done. I'm done trying.
When you can't meet payroll, then you know it's over."
AT THE PROM... Onteora students
shook a tail feather or two while attending their Senior Prom
at the High School last Friday, May 30, although some noticed
that it was the adult chaperones who lasted longest at the event.
Look inside on Page 15 for a full photo essay on the annual
Bear In The Post Office
Local Bruin Troubles Worsen When Yogi Tries Three
Doors Then Posts A Letter
By Annie Nocenti
Early Tuesday morning, June 3, a hungry black bear couldn't
find any food and settled for mailing a letter.
After pawing the front doors of the Chinese restaurant, Hong
Kong, the Subway, and the health food store, he smashed the
two glass front doors of the Boiceville Post Office and came
into the lobby.