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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County has been chosen to receive $7,995 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county. more

Oct 30, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors were told just how great the need is for summer meal programs during the Oct. 10 Human Services committee meeting. more

Oct 20, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — There will soon be a special Crisis Intervention Team in Essex County. more

Jun 13, 2017 3:45 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — The Champlain Valley Family Center has big plans for their summer prevention program. more

Jun 6, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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QUEENSBURY — Darrell S. Royce, 46, charged in connection with raft of threats more

May 16, 2017 4:39 PM The Sun

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AUSABLE — A combative town board meeting last week ended with the town agreeing to allocate funds for an exterminator to give four homes adjacent to a rat-infested residence semi-regular checkups. more

May 16, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — A discussion on new funding for the Essex County carseat program turned into a plea for more publicity during the April 8 Human Services committee meeting. more

May 9, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — A quiet side street in the town of Plattsburgh continues to crackle with tension as homeowners await the construction of a controversial supportive housing complex in their backyards. more

May 3, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Mike Mascarenas ascended last month to lead the Essex County Department of Social Services. more

May 3, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Details are surfacing on the state’s new shared services initiative requiring counties to convene panels of local stakeholders in order to reduce property taxes. more

May 2, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

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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 3 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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