Category Archives: News

Rock City Rock

Remember When?  Back when you could dance ‘Til The Midnight Hour?  In The Still Of The Night?  Back when there was A Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On?  Well now there is a Facebook group where you can not only re-live, but share your memories about the live music scene in Little Falls from the 60’s right up through the present!  The project is intended to Read More →

Videography of The City of Little Falls

Take a glance at the beautiful city you used to or perhaps still call home.  Many accolades are given to those who helped to produce this wonderful video which will serve both as a trip down memory lane as well as a marketing tool for our great small town’s future. [featured-video-plus]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYlV_bUAWj4&feature=share[/featured-video-plus] Special thanks to Chic Scaparo (Producer), Peter Volpe (Voiceover), Mark Mihevc (Drone) and Avery Davies Read More →

LFHS Alumni Network Unites with Little Falls Historical Society

We are pleased to announce that The Little Falls High School Alumni Network has joined forces with The Little Falls Historical Society (www.lfhistoricalsociety.com) to mutually benefit both organizations and their members. To facilitate this informal merger, the Historical Society, located on Ann St. in Little Falls, has carved out a space in their historic building to be designated as the official home of the LFHS Alumni Network Read More →

Artspace Projects to host Architect in Little Falls

Artspace Projects Inc., a leading nonprofit developer of inexpensive spaces for artists and creative workers to live and work, is exploring choosing Utica for an upcoming project. “Establishing affordable workspaces is one more tool we want to use to rebuild our neighborhoods while supporting the cultural diversity in the city,” Utica Mayor Robert Palmieri said.”  When Utica held a public meeting about this exciting initiative Read More →

American Pickers Featuring Little Falls Home to Air

LITTLE FALLS – The episode of American Pickers featuring a home in Little Falls is reported to air Wednesday, Sept. 2, on the History Channel at 9 p.m. The American Pickers crew filmed the episode on May 11.  They spent 15 hours at the Little Falls property and ended up purchasing 54 items. The History Channel describes the show as two men earning a living by “restoring Read More →

Little Falls Canal Fest Steps Off with 5k Walk

By Tom Geise, www.WKTV.com – Posted August 10, 2015 LITTLE FALLS, NY – The 28th annual Little Falls Canal Fest stepped off Monday with a 5k breast cancer walk. Approximately 65 walkers laced up their sneakers for the 6th annual 5k walk. The event helped raise money for breast cancer awareness.  The 5k course took participants throughout the community, helping them spread the word about this silent Read More →

LFHS Earns High Marks for its Academics

By Stephanie Sorrell-White, Telegram Staff Writer. Posted Aug. 4, 2015: www.littlefallstimes.com  LITTLE FALLS — Little Falls High School recently earned national recognition in a high school ranking. U.S. News and World Report gave the high school its Silver Award. Little Falls ranked 2,187 on a national level and 196 on the state level. The overview about the school states, “students have the opportunity to take Read More →

Alumni Feature – Rose Marie Battisti, Class of 1972

Rose Marie Battisti is in the spotlight for the current feature of Where Are We Now.  She is a 1972 graduate of Little Falls High School and has traveled extensively worldwide over the last 40 years for a very unique purpose.  We hope you enjoy reading about Rose Marie’s journey: Growing up in Little Falls was a wonderful experience!  The best part was my great grandparents, grandparents, Read More →

American Pickers Visit Little Falls: Follow-Up

Author: Jessica Arsenault Rivenburg, www.TheValleySide.com MAY 19, 2015, LITTLE FALLS – Some might see a barn full of dusty old items as junk. Others, see it as a treasure trove, as is the case for Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz, stars of History Channel’s show American Pickers. The duo visited just such a barn in Little Falls last week, filming an episode of the show Read More →

LFCSD Superintendent, Louis Patrei, Announces Retirement

By Stephanie Sorrell-White, Telegram Staff Writer LITTLE FALLS, N.Y. — For every kindergarten orientation at Benton Hall Academy, Little Falls City School District Superintendent Louis Patrei will quiz the students on their ABCs and their numbers. This year, someone else will have to fill in his shoes. Patrei told the school board last week that after 36 1/2 years with the school district he will retire Read More →

Post Navigation