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“DOROTHY,” AKA KELLI Lovdahl of Monroe, mimics the face of a nearby snow sculpture named, simply enough, “Alien.” Lovdahl, a first-place Livingston Manor Ice Carnival skater, dressed up like the main character from “The Wizard of Oz,” while Alien was a creation of the local school’s Class of 2001.

Ice Carnival Delights
Yet Again

By Ted Waddell and Dan Hust
LIVINGSTON MANOR — The nasty weather held off long enough for the annual Livingston Manor Ice Carnival to take place once again at Rotary Park this past weekend.
Saturday’s festivities, which included crowning the Ice King and Ice Queen, were followed by races and ice skating performances on Sunday, to the delight of hundreds who braved the cold temperatures in Livingston Manor.
Coordinated every year by Manor Rotarians, the event was deemed a success once again.
Following are the official race and sponsor lists.
Race Results
• Race #1: Boys & Girls – Exhibition Skaters – 6 laps – 1st Kelli Lovdahl; 2nd Kathryn Macy; 3rd Kristin Passalacqua
Sponsors: Rolling V Bus Corp. and Beaverkill Foundation
• Race #2: Adults 19 and Older – 4 laps – 1st Katie Henka; 2nd Lance Verderame
Sponsors: Gleason's Liquor Store and Manor Travel
• Race #3: Girls 5 & younger – 1 lap – 1st Hannah Feinman; 2nd Amy Stuhlmiller
Sponsor: Bernie's Holiday Restaurant
• Race #4: Boys 4 & younger – 1 lap – 1st Brad Hemmer; 2nd Andrew Stabbert
Sponsors: Andrew Cinque – Licensed Real Estate Appraiser, and West 17 Diner
• Race #5: Girls 6-7 years old – 2 laps – 1st Kim Verderame; 2nd Kristin Babich; 3rd Molly Stahl
Sponsors: Congregation Agudas Achim and Grooville Free Methodist Church
• Race #6: Boys 6-7 years old – 2 laps – 1st Brian Ortiz; 2nd Vinny Simkin; 3rd Riley Knipscher
Sponsors: Wulff’s School of Fly Fishing and Doug & Jeanne Smith Family
• Race #7: Girls 8-9 years old – 2 laps – 1st Emily Casey; 2nd Sadie Siegel; 3rd Lisa Knipscher
Sponsor: Dead End Café - Parksville
• Race #8: Boys 8-9 years old – 2 laps – 1st Max Siegel; 2nd Brian Eck; 3rd Jake Gustafson
Sponsor: Internet Solutions
• Race #9: Girls 10-12 years old – 3 laps – 1st Valentina Babich; 2nd Colleen Casey; 3rd Lauren Ellison
Sponsor: Willowemoc Motel
• Race #10: Boys 10-12 years old – 3 laps – 1st Brian Casey; 2nd Wayne Yenic; 3rd Matt Verderame
Sponsor: Hy & Patti Schwartz and the Dorfman family
Skaters of the Day: Jr. Girls – Kim Vanderame; Sr. Girls - Valentina Babich; Jr. Boys – Brad Hemmer; Sr. Boys - Brian Casey
Snow Sculpture Winners:
• 1st Place – Livingston Manor Class of 2004 – The Planetary Realm
• 2nd Place – LMCS Class of 2003 - Moon Rover
• 3rd Place – LMCS Class of 2001 – Alien
• 4th Place – LMCS Class of 2002 - Hal the Computer
Ice Carnival Queen – Ashley Hoag
Ice Carnival King – Roy Rogers Jr.

The Livingston Manor Rotary Ice Carnival
wishes to offer their gratitude to the following sponsors:

Major Benefactors
Lazare and Charlotte Kaplan Foundation
Town of Rockland
Ames Department Store

Major Patrons
Beaverkill Foundation, Inc.
Rolling V Bus Corporation

Major Sponsors
Beaverkill Valley Inn
Boob Tube
Catskills Buyer Agency - Judith Haas Siegel
Catskill Shopper
Don Simkin, DDS
Electric Service Shop
Fiddle’s Mobil in Parksville, USA
First National Bank of Jeffersonville
George and Carol Kaplan
Graphic Design
Hoos Truck Company
Horak & Bertsch Law Offices
Jovic Enterprises
Leisure Time Ice and Spring Water
Liberty Rotary Club
Livingston Manor Hose Company No. 1
The Misner Agency
Peck’s Market
Price Rite Boat and Camper Sales
A.T. Reynolds & Sons, Inc
Sullivan County Democrat
Sullivan County Realty
Times Herald Record
Time Warner Cable
Towne Crier/Quik Type
Vitale Lumber Company
Will Hardware
WVOS Radio

Race Sponsors
17 West Diner
Andrew Cinque – Licensed R.E. Appraiser
Bachrach & Waschitz - Mark Bachrach
Bernie's Holiday Restaurant
Congregation Agudas Achim
Dead End Cafe
Doug & Jeanne Smith Family
Gleason's Liquor Store
Grooville Free Methodist Church
Internet Solutions, Inc.
Manor Travel
Patti & Hy Dorfman Family
Shaver Mayflower, Inc.
Willowemoc Motel

Newton Reynolds Piano Trade

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