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ELIZABETHTOWN | The county’s fairgrounds subcommittee on Monday rolled out their long-awaited report on the ailing Cornell Cooperative Extension Building in Westport. more

Aug 29, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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WILLSBORO — The Nature Conservancy’s Adirondack Chapter is making major upgrades to the trail network at its Boquet River Nature Preserve. more

Aug 13, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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WARRENSBURG —  For years, southbound travelers on Route 9 were greeted by a sign highlighting one of the Adirondack Park’s most divisive schisms: more

Jul 25, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — County lawmakers have directed Clinton County Public Transit (CCPT) Director James Bosley to construct a written plan outlining proposed changes to the county’s paratransit system. more

Jun 13, 2017 5:30 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — As lawmakers weigh plans to alter paratransit operations in Clinton County, disability advocates met in Plattsburgh last week to express their grievances about the proposed new plan. more

Jun 8, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH —Current system financially unstable, say county transit officials more

Jun 1, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun

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WHALLONSBURG — The Whallonsburg Grange  has earned formal designation as an American Red Cross partner shelter. more

May 14, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — A number of localities across the region are gearing up for municipal building renovation projects. more

Mar 23, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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WARRENSBURG — The fond dreams of many local advocates of the performing arts may become a reality if voters of the Warrensburg Central School District approve a capital project referendum set for 7 a.m. to 8p.m. Tuesday March 14. more

Mar 2, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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RAY BROOK — Adirondack Park Agency commissioners drew particular attention to American Disability Act rules during their regular meeting in January. more

Jan 24, 2017 2:15 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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CHAZY — Town officials are continuing their efforts to make town hall more accessible to residents. more

Nov 10, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

The Oct. 13 Sun Community News article, “City’s ADA Compliance Plan Overdue,” was dangerously wrong on the facts, which has caused the United Spinal Association great concern. more

Oct 20, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH — After 25 years of waiting, an advocate returned to City Hall on Thursday to address accessibility issues for disabled citizens. more

Oct 13, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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KEENE — Paint stripes on State Route 73 through Keene mark two new crosswalks for pedestrian traffic. more

Sep 16, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The right of employees to keep their health records private and an employer’s right to request accountability for extended absences has opened a fault line within the Essex County government. more

Jun 21, 2016 1:00 PM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH — Mayor James Calnon announced his contribution for the Saratoga replica playground at City Beach at last week’s meeting. more

Apr 26, 2016 12:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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PERU — Officials, teachers and students gathered last Tuesday to welcome the elementary school’s new elevator. more

Apr 26, 2016 11:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Businesses expressed their concerns and confusion over new rules and regulations governing the city’s streets and sidewalks. more

Apr 22, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — City officials intend to amend their sidewalks law to ensure businesses become ADA compliant by this summer. more

Mar 30, 2016 4:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Center for Independence emerged victorious last week in the accessibility battle with the Pyramid Management Group LLC. more

Mar 9, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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