Lake Stories & News: Index
Since 2003, the website has collected stories and documented summer events.
"Stories and Events" is a collection organized into years. Select a year to see the stories from that year or use the search to find a keyword.
Sylvia Lake Boat Parade 2022
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2022 Sylvia Lake Annual Boat Parade. Managed from Covid isolation, thank you to Melissa Force deAngelis for organizing.
Milfoil Information Meeting
On July 7, the Lake Association and Milfoil Task Force held an informational meeting to inform lakers about the status of our battle against invasive Eurasian Milfoil.
Light Up the Lake '22
The 4th of July is always observed in a special way at Sylvia Lake. Saluting our country's independence is a tradition. Count on picnics, boating, and fireworks and fun!
Sylvia Lake Owner Map
Keeping up with changes in ownership here at Sylvia is challenging. Bill deLorraine's original Sylvia Lake map (2016) is a wonderful base from which to keep the map current.
DEC to Combat Spread of Invasive Pests
A NY Environmental Conservation Law, effective on June 8, 2022, requires motorized boat users to obtain certification that they have inspected and removed potentially harmful aquatic invasive species before launching.
Update from ESM (Empire State Mines)
With lake residents starting to open up camps and return for the summer, our neighbor, Empire State Mines has reached out to give our community a status update on this stage of their open pit project.
Sylvia Lending Library Returns!
Heaven forbid the weather on Sylvia Lake ever be inclement, but if you should ever be up at the lake and wishing you had a good book to read, this announcement is for you. (Also if you plan to donate books.)
Edwards Opera House Concert Series 2022
The historic and hip Edwards Opera House has a full schedule of music offerings for the Summer Concert Series 2022. Admission $10.00, Concerts 7:00PM.