The world’s largest motorcycle benefit ride for the Ronald McDonald House is returning to New York Mills for its 13th year. A long line of riders will take off from the New York Mills V.F.W. on Saturday, June 14, starting at noon, rain or shine. They will wind east and then north to Nimrod, following a scenic route through Huntersville and Menahga before returning to New York Mills at about 4:30 p.m. Concerts and other events will lead up to the ride, starting Thursday, June 12. On Thursday, bikers and the public are invited to watch the band July Fighter at the V.F.W.
It’s a timeless question, as pertinent today as ever – “Love or fear: Which motivates us more?” Four of the nation’s best ‘armchair philosophers’ will do their best to answer that question in this year’s Great American Think-Off, a debate in front of a live audience in New York Mills. Now in its 22nd year, the nationally-known Think-Off has a long history of bringing thoughtful individuals together from all over the country to debate two possible sides of a juicy issue. People interested in participating in the debate submit essays outlining