Locals compete in cardboard canoe race sponsored by Con Ed


Intrepid sailors competed Saturday in a race of cardboard kayaks.

Collaborating children and youths joined 15 groups that designed and constructed the boats simply earlier than the race. The festivities, sponsored by Con Ed, known as consideration to the town’s waterways.

Every staff was given 10 sheets of corrugated cardboard and 13 rolls of tape, with two hours to construct a seaworthy vessel.