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Newark Valley Days to host Art Show

Calling all artists within an 18-mile radius of Newark Valley for Newark Valley Days, planned for Aug. 7 and 8. The Newark Valley Historical Society Celebrations Committee is sponsoring their annual art show, providing an opportunity for local artists to display their work during Newark Valley Days. The artwork will be on display as part […]

Calling all Crafters

The Newark Valley Celebrations Committee is inviting any and all crafters to take part in Newark Valley Days this year. They are looking for a variety of crafters for the Village Green on Saturday, Aug. 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. They will have music on the bandstand all day and many other activities […]

Star Trek’s ‘Redshirts’ Didn’t LL&P

Star Trek’s ‘Redshirts’ Didn’t LL&P

It’s a long-standing source of amusement among “Star Trek” fans: crew wearing red uniforms – the ‘redshirts’ – rarely lived long and prospered, many falling victim to a speedy on-screen demise during the original series’ three seasons. “It wasn’t something I was really conscious of when filming,” said Walter Koenig, who played Ensign Pavel Chekov. […]