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INDIAN LAKE | The Indian Lake Main Street Revitalization Committee sponsored a roundtable discussion last month to highlight energy efficiency programs available to local residents. more

Nov 6, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | One of the largest issues facing volunteer fire departments like South Plattsburgh is the retention and recruitment of volunteers, according to Fire Chief Tim Schwartz... more

Nov 3, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Though the plan is expected to go to a final vote on Sept. 27, residents remain concerned about the effect a route deviation service may have on Clinton County Public Transit (CCPT). more

Sep 20, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | A plan to alter the Clinton County paratransit bus service and move toward route deviation, first spearheaded months ago, is on its way to a final vote. more

Sep 12, 2017 2:30 PM The Sun

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CADYVILLE | The Town of Plattsburgh on Sunday turned the page on Clinton County’s first storybook trail. more

Sep 3, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

It has been a long-time goal of the public school special interests to regulate Vermont independent schools ... more

Sep 2, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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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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WESTPORT — The Westport Central School District is seeking to locate and serve disabled students residing in the district. more

Jul 22, 2017 9:00 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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LEWIS — For Leamon Smith, riding in a tractor-trailer was always on his bucket list more

Apr 27, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun 2 Comments

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ELIZABETHTOWN — While people are living longer, the state is facing a ticking time bomb when it comes to providing home care as Baby Boomers enter their twilight years. more

Mar 30, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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Richard Ferguson is a long-term caregiver. He’s burned out, the walls are closing in — and new overtime regulations have slashed his income and threatened his partner with institutionalization more

Mar 16, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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Being a home health care aide in the Adirondacks is tough work — but aides wouldn’t change it for anything more

Mar 16, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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CHAMPLAIN — A team of consultants the village hired to a draft revitalization plan have revealed their initial findings. more

Jan 31, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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Free clinic to be offered this weekend at American Legion Post 1619 in Morrisonville more

Nov 2, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

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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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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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