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 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.

Lake Roads Cleanup Week

The Sylvia Lake Association is sponsoring the collection of litter and other unwanted/ discarded trash and debris on our lake access roads May 8-14.

2022

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.

2022

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.)

2022

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.

2022

New SLA Board Member

On behalf of all the board members, Sandy Kraker, SLA President would like to welcome Alicia Porter as a director to the SLA board.

2022

Ice Out 2022

With the ice stubbornly holding on to Parker's Bay and the South Shore, it was a tough call for our judges, Gary Scott and Gale Ferguson. Thanks to both of them for hanging in there.

2022

NYS Burn Ban 3/16 - 5/14

Open burning is the single greatest cause of wildfires in NYS. Since the spring burn ban was implemented in 2009, the number of wildfires has decreased by more than 40%.

2022

Freshwater Fishing Regulations

DEC Commissioner Basil Seggos announced the adoption of new freshwater fishing regulations that will take effect on April 1, 2022.

2022

Herbicide Use on Lake George

Lake George has an invasive species problem. Eurasian watermilfoil has been spreading in the lake for decades. Locals have spent tens of thousands of dollars a trying to manage.

2022

Seedling & Shrub sale

CANTON – The St. Lawrence County Soil and Water Conservation District is accepting orders for its 2022 annual tree seedling and shrub program through Friday, Feb. 25.

2022