Deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Raymond “Bud” Osborn, who passed away last week.

The Town of Lexington Historical Society held their annual raffle drawing on Oct. 30 at the Lexington Farmers Market. First prize of the “Emergency Basket” was won by Chris Dwon; second prize of $100 was won by Bob Basil; third prize of Elaine Warfield’s Catskill Mountain photo books was won by R.J. Guckenberg; fourth prize of a framed floral photo was won by Mary Pendzola. Thanks to all who purchased tickets and supporting the Historical Society.

The last Lexington Farmers Market under the pavilion was held Oct. 30 but there will be an indoor Holiday Market to benefit the Town of Lexington Farmers Market 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 13. in the West Kill/Lexington Community Hall, 141 Spruceton Road, West Kill. Here is just some of what will be available for your holiday shopping: fall wreaths, candles, pottery, jewelry, sheep skin, hand knitted sweaters, hats, mittens, socks, handmade soaps, botanical skin care, bath salts, herbal teas, honey, syrup, hot sauces, cocktail bitters, tonics, wellness tinctures and much more. The Town of Lexington Historical Society will have hot soups and beverages available for purchase. Masks indoors are required.

Thank you to all who came to purchase the Election Day Turkey Dinner at the Lexington/West Kill UMC on Nov. 2. And, of course, thank you to everyone who prepared the meal and worked at the dinner.

Happy birthday to Amanda Truesdell on Nov. 4. Nov. 4 is also Emma Wilson’s birthday. Sue and Alfred Truesdell celebrate their wedding anniversary on Nov. 5. Nov. 9 is Wilma France’s birthday. Margaret and Jerry Lawrence will celebrate their 64th wedding anniversary on Nov. 10. Best wishes to all.

Daylight Saving Time starts Nov. 7 so turn your clocks back one hour before you go to bed on Saturday. Don’t know about you, but I wish “they” would pick either Saving or Standard time and stop with the hour change twice a year.

The 22nd annual Free Thanksgiving Dinner sponsored by the Hope Restoration Church, 117 Route 296, Windham, will be held 4:30-7 p.m. Nov. 5. Due to COVID restrictions, this will be drive through take out only.

Town of Lexington Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. Nov. 9 in the Firemen’s room for their monthly meeting.

Nov. 11 is Veterans Day. Please thank a veteran for everything they have done for us and our country.

Prayers for all the healthcare providers, law enforcement, firefighters, essential workers, our military, their families and so many more.

Until next week take care, be thankful, please be nice to one another, courteous, respectful, compassionate and kind. Your act of kindness may change someone’s life.

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