| Cecelia Abba Jean Snodgress
January 11, 2018
Cecelia Abba Jean Snodgress was born at 4:25 a.m. on Oct. 8, 2017, at Rochester, Minn. She weighed 6 lbs., 10 oz. and was 20.5 inches long.
Cole Corner: True crime buffs should bite into Stranglers podcast
by Grace Rowray · January 11, 2018
Are you a true crime buff or a mystery sleuth? Do you obsess over shows like Making a Murderer and The Jinx, or books by John Grishman and Anne Rule?
Cole Corner: Learn more about Yellowstone through tales of wolves
by Cathy Boggs · January 4, 2018
Yellowstone National Park is one of our nation's greatest treasures. Managing an ecosystem that large is a challenge as park officials try to balance the needs of so many - both in the park and surrounding it.
Cole Corner: Check out inspirations for 'Orient Express'
by Cathy Boggs · December 21, 2017
Holiday movie hit Murder on the Orient Express has renewed interest in both author Agatha Christie and her famous detective, Hercule Poirot. Whether you are a seasoned reader of her mystery novels or are new to the scene, we have some wonderful materials for you to check out:
Quinn Ophelia Chung
December 21, 2017
Quinn Ophelia Chung was born at 1:12 p.m. Oct. 24, 2017, at Emerson Hospital in Concord, Mass. She weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 inches long.
Cole Corner: Survival guide will help get you through holiday break
by Cathy Boggs · December 14, 2017
As a shared facility, when Cornell College closes, so does the Mount Vernon Public Library. This year we close Thursday, Dec. 21, at 4:30 p.m., and will reopen Tuesday, Jan. 2, at 8 a.m. We will not have any library materials due during this break.
Lisbon Police Report
December 14, 2017
Lisbon police chief Rick Scott has released the police department's report for Nov. 1-27.
Cole Corner: Wishes for books can come true at Cole
by Cathy Boggs · December 7, 2017
During the month of December, students at Washington Elementary School can make a wish for a book that they would like to see in the Children's Room at Cole Public Library.
December 7, 2017
Brad and Julie Robison of Mount Vernon announce the birth of a son, Ryker Robison, born Oct. 8, 2017. Ryker weighed 8 lbs., 14 oz., and measured 22 inches long.
Cole Corner: Parking eased at Cole during events
by Cathy Boggs · November 30, 2017
Now that the dust has settled on the parking lot and everyone has settled into a routine, I am happy to report that the growing pains have been minimal - as a joint city/college library for more than a 100 years, we are all masters at compromise.
Cole Corner: Create winter wonders during Cole's Crafternoons
by Grace Rowray · November 21, 2017
While books are certainly our main trade, Cole Library is also a huge supporter of the arts.
Cole Corner: Cookbook library grows, focuses on Instant Pot cooking
by Cathy Boggs · November 16, 2017
Recently with a group of friends, the Instant Pot was mentioned. Several people joined in with their admiration for the cooking device.
Luisa Jae Barone
November 16, 2017
Luisa Jae Barone was born Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at 1:39 a.m. She measured 6 pounds, 12 ounces and was 18.5 inches.
Pisarik, Siess wed in October
November 16, 2017
Christina Lynn Siess of Carbon Cliff, Ill., and Timothy Louis Pisarik of Mount Vernon were wed Oct. 6, 2017, in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Audrey Joan Schleier
November 9, 2017
Matthew and Victoria Schleier of Marion announce the birth of their daughter, Audrey Joan, on July 20, 2017.