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CLINTONVILLE — While a problem property in Clintonville has been cleared of trash, the rats simply scattered — and the radius may be expanding, residents worry more

Apr 26, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — State Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) briefed residents and officials on the state budget at a breakfast session last week. more

Apr 25, 2017 12:30 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH, NY & BURLINGTON, VT — At the low point of his life, Jason recalls sitting in a dark apartment alone. more

Apr 12, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH — At the low point of his life, Jason recalls sitting in a dark apartment alone. more

Apr 11, 2017 6:05 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Increasing education, reducing stigma top priorities, says Clinton County coalition more

Apr 4, 2017 2:45 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The county’s deputy manager will now lead the department of social services. more

Apr 4, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Lawmakers put the kibosh on an audit of the Essex County Department of Social Services. more

Mar 28, 2017 3:20 PM The Sun 2 Comments

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The state Department of Health is defending the costs of their Medicaid taxi program. more

Mar 22, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The county’s social services caseworkers are under siege. more

Mar 14, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH — An older gentleman and younger woman walked into the Koffee Kat together a few months ago, a situation that made owner Patty Waldron suspicious. more

Mar 7, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Call them the hidden homeless — the 100 individuals and families in Clinton County that live in local motels. more

Feb 17, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Lawmakers are furious over their inability to inspect taxpayer-subsidized housing for county social services recipients, and are kicking the issue up the state food chain. more

Feb 14, 2017 7:22 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — For the past quarter-century, John O’Neill has kept a photo on his desk. more

Feb 14, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Lawmakers have restructured security officer positions at the Department of Social Services in a move to cut costs. more

Feb 8, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Social service agencies across the Tri-County region are desperately searching for foster families to take in the influx of children entering the system. more

Feb 8, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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ALBANY — The New York State Senate recently approved legislation that would require drug testing of children less than three-years-old if they are in the vicinity of a parent or legal guardian arrested on a drug charge. more

Feb 1, 2017 11:30 AM The Sun

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LEWIS — The final resting place of suffragist Inez Milholland was covered in roses and white lilies and decorated with an American flag after hundreds gathered at her snowbound gravestone set flat against the ground a hundred years ago. more

Jan 23, 2017 2:33 PM The Sun

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WILLSBORO — Remediation is continuing at the Willsboro residence infested by hundreds of rats. more

Jan 18, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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WILLSBORO — A crowdfunding campaign has raised nearly $600 for the Willsboro resident who was forced to leave home following a severe rat infestation. more

Jan 12, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — As the U.S. Senate prepares to start rolling back the Affordable Care Act this week, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said she is deeply concerned about the implications for women’s health care issues. more

Jan 10, 2017 4:47 PM The Sun

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Ph. (518) 873-6368
P.O. Box 338
14 Hand Avenue
Elizabethtown, New York 12932

Southern Office

Ph. (518) 585-9173
102 Montcalm Street
Suite 2
Ticonderoga, New York 12883

Northern Office

Ph. (518) 873-6368
By Appointment Only
345 Cornelia Street
Plattsburgh, New York 12901

Vermont Office

Ph. (802) 388-6397
16 Creek Road
Suite 5A
Middlebury, Vermont 05753


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