Maple Magic


THE ROYAL COURT — Organizers of the annual Fleischmanns Maple Festival inducted three members Friday afternoon into the Royal Court in a ceremony at the Skene Memorial Library. Town of Middletown Supervisor Marge Miller, at rear, did the honors, placing sashes and crowns on, from left, Vanessa Duque, Amelia Pascarella, and Emma Rotella. The weekend also featured a baking contest using maple products, as a fundraiser for Fleischmanns First, and a pancake breakfast, hosted by Fleischmanns First, at the Community Church. — Photo by Dick Sanford


SWEET VICTORY — Ada Perez was the winner in the Traditional Category in the Maple Festival hosted by Fleischmanns First. Here, Ada proudly displays her ribbon and her prize-winning baked goods. — Contributed photo