Read more about the article Chasin’ Racin’ – ‘Track of Champions’: Fonda 200 Weekend
Jack Lehner (#2) picked up the Ultimate Underdog ‘33’ for non-winners in 2022 to kick off the Fonda 200 Weekend. (Photo courtesy of Chasin’ Racin’ Photos)

Chasin’ Racin’ – ‘Track of Champions’: Fonda 200 Weekend

By Mark Kane Well, another season has come and gone at the “Track of Champions,” Fonda Speedway, and promoter Brett Deyo sure saved the best for last . . .…

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Neighbors – Raceville

By Alice Baker Belated birthday wishes to Douglas Baker, Granville/Raceville, who celebrated his birthday on Thursday, Sept. 15. A birthday dinner was celebrated at the home of Dan and Laurie…

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Neighbors – Raceville

By Alice Baker Don’t forget the basket party at the Penrhyn Engine & Hose Company on Saturday, Sept. 10. Doors will open at 10 a.m. Proceeds will benefit the fire…

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Read more about the article ‘The Rest of the Story’
On a cold winter's day: Windsong, Bill Taggart and the author's daughter Becky.

‘The Rest of the Story’

By Al Cormier Noted radio news broadcaster Paul Harvey often expanded on a story with the byline, “The Rest of the Story.” Since writing my Don McLean story, numerous tidbits…

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Neighbors – Raceville, Aug. 25, 2022

By Alice Baker Recent visitors of Dan and Kim Baker of Stoddard Road were Phil and Sherry Humphries of Brookville, Florida, who are vacationing in the area. Belated happy birthday…

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Don McLean as a young man. (Photo courtesy of McLean Archive Collection)

Before ‘American Pie’

By Al Cormier Little did the small crowd of 30 people attending the Salem Rotary Club–sponsored Don McLean concert, staged on a sparsely adorned flatbed truck on the Salem Volunteer…

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Read more about the article Chasin’ Racin’ – Track championships at Fonda
Matt DeLorenzo picked up his second Fonda Speedway Sunoco Modified championship with five wins and consistency. (Photo courtesy of Chasin’ Racin’ Photos)

Chasin’ Racin’ – Track championships at Fonda

By Mark Kane Where has the 2022 racing season gone? Did we not just get the green flag on opening night with layers and layers of clothing? No, it was…

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