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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County Manager Dan Palmer said the tentative 2018 spending plan is nearly complete. more

Oct 19, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun


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ALBANY — There are more abandoned buildings than people in the United States — especially in Albany, said local filmographer Frankie Cavone just days before his scheduled meeting with Albany County Executive Daniel McCoy. more

Jul 23, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun


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JOHNSBURG — Local resident Bob Nessle told Johnsburg Town Board he had an idea to help the town and county rid itself of a longstanding eyesore. more

Jul 15, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA – The Housing Assistance Program of Essex County is fighting zombie homes and other distressed places by aiding county residents in danger of losing their properties. more

Jul 14, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — The next foreclosed property auction will take place in August, with another scheduled for later in the year, according to Essex County Treasurer Michael Diskin. more

May 16, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun


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TICONDEROGA — Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) counseling services are being promoted by the town as part of a derelict and abandoned property project. more

May 6, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun


Apr 29, 2017 5:00 AM Legal Notices


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ELIZABETHTOWN — The county treasurer’s office is in the process of sending out past-due notices to tax-delinquent homeowners. more

Mar 22, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — A local nonprofit is fretting over the loss of a home mortgage prevention program that has spared dozens of county residents from losing their homes in the past half-decade. more

Mar 1, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — Clinton County has compiled a list of over 100 tax delinquent properties, and aims to auction them off this summer if their owners don’t settle up. more

Feb 23, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Lawmakers grumble over loss in revenue more

Nov 21, 2016 4:00 PM The Sun


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TICONDEROGA – A state grant will help Ticonderoga clean up numerous vacant and abandoned properties in the town. more

Nov 17, 2016 10:00 AM The Sun

I read with interest the most recent letter from William Kuntz about Essex County [“Essex County could face bankruptcy if unable to service debt,” Sept. 17 edition of The Sun] potentially facing bankruptcy if it is unable to service its debt. more

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

WESTPORT — The U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of New York moved ownership of the Westport Country Club to Consolidated Mortgages LLC, a company owned by the brother and sister of beleaguered golf course golf pro and operator John Hall. more

Sep 14, 2016 10:00 AM The Sun

“Zombie homes,” the abandoned properties left unmaintained during foreclosure proceedings, are a plague on neighborhoods. more

Sep 14, 2016 6:00 AM Editorials


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State legislation is expediting the rehabilitation and sale of abandoned properties, say county officials more

Sep 14, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN – Speedier auctions of foreclosed properties in Essex County are anticipated once title searches are done for two more back years. more

Aug 30, 2016 1:00 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Lawmakers are asking county officials to expedite the title search process for delinquent properties. more

Apr 27, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County Treasurer Michael Diskin has announced that Essex County will hold a Real Property Tax Foreclosure Auction of approximately 70 properties Wednesday, Oct. 21 at the Best Western Plus Ticonderoga, 260 Burgoyne Road. more

Oct 10, 2015 8:00 AM The Sun

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