■ WEST CARTHAGE The village Board of Trustees has approved $300 for the Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce for the July 6 fireworks show.
n ALEXANDRIA BAY The Thousand Islands Land Trust will hold a volunteer recognition day/open house from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at its offices, 135 John St.
n GREIG Because of the July Fourth holiday, the town Planning and Zoning Appeals boards have switched their regular meetings to 5:30 p.m. July 11 at the Town Hall on Greig Road.
n MASSENA The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 1 to 5 p.m. today at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1143, 101 W. Hatfield St. Donors may walk in or call 769-3774 for an appointment.
n The number of departures in May from Watertown International Airport increased 15 percent, from 1,379 to 1,616, compared with May 2012, while arrivals increased 7 percent, from 1,616 to 1,734.
n The city of Watertowns hydrant flushing will continue Tuesday with J.B. Wise Place, Mill Street, South Bellew and Main avenues, Waterman Drive and the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building.