Health & Fitness


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JOHNSBURG | It seems safe to say that the interest in pickleball has not soured, and has in fact been growing in the North Country. more

Nov 3, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun



SARANAC LAKE | Adirondack Health is sponsoring a new iteration of the Adirondack Health Symposium, this year titled “Healthy Everyday,” on Oct. 19. more

Oct 16, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | It’s time to dust off that treadmill. more

Sep 11, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun


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LAKE PLACID – The 22nd annual Adirondack Health Foundation Golf Tournament has raised $32,000 for the Future of Care Campaign. more

Aug 14, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun


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CADYVILLE — A new foot golf course in Cadyville is set to open on July 29. more

Jul 27, 2017 9:30 AM Sports


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LAKE PLACID — Adirondack Health has officially broken ground for their state-of-the-art health and medical center in Lake Placid. more

Jul 3, 2017 4:30 PM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA – St. Mary’s School of Ticonderoga students had a blast when Zumba instructor Katie Andersen came to school recently. more

Jul 1, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA – Members of the Ticonderoga Area Senior Center are enjoying new exercise equipment thanks to PRIDE of Ticonderoga. more

Jun 24, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun


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CHAMPLAIN — Want to do taekwondo? How about fly fishing? more

Jun 14, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY — Vermont Sun Fitness Center of Middlebury and Vergennes, organizers of the Vermont Sun Half Marathon and (short) Triathlons, want to motivate people to have fun with their fitness this summer. more

Jun 6, 2017 6:00 AM Sports


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Report: Essex County has higher rates of obesity, premature death and lower access to care than state average more

Apr 5, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — County lawmakers have signed off on the first phase of the Saranac River Trail Greenway. more

Mar 28, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

In November, when Wendy Ryan put the care of Schroon Cycling in our hands, we were desperate to find a location that would accommodate our 18 indoor cycling bikes at a price that would allow us to keep the class fee at $5 per ride. more

Mar 13, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor


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Rouses Point, Champlain hoping to start Fitness in the Parks more

Mar 2, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Spin for A Cause, a Foundation of CVPH sponsored event, takes place Saturday, March 4 at the Wellness & Fitness Center from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. more

Mar 1, 2017 1:30 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — With the new year upon us, gyms across the North Country have been noticing an influx of individuals hoping to shed off some holiday weight. more

Feb 10, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH — A new online resource is available to help Clinton County residents and their healthcare providers find programs focusing on different aspects of health improvement. more

Feb 5, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

RUTLAND — A red ribbon was cut last week by local business owner Sean Manovill at the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce’s grand-opening celebration of the opening of Club Fitness of Vermont in Rutland. more

Dec 10, 2016 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Obesity rate among kids from low-income families dropped nearly 2 points since 2010, says CDC more

Nov 27, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

We’re buoyed by the results of a national poll released last week that reveals a connection between communities built for active living and the health of their residents. more

Oct 19, 2016 6:00 AM Editorials

  • TaeKwon Do KICKS of Middlebury and Vergennes held a Break-a-Thon fundraiser to support Womensafe of Middlebury and the Navy-Marine Corp Relief Fund. A Break-A-Thon works the same as any other "A-Thon" but instead of walking or reading students get to break boards.

  • Keith Provost and Michelle Mosher run Powerhouse Gym in Plattsburgh, making a push for the athlete and helping anyone that comes through their doors.

  • Rutland Mayor Chris Louras joins Red Cross nurses and technicians in an urgent appeal for blood donors July 21. (GOLM photo)

  • Bette Davis, 1932 (Library of Congress)

  • GOLM blood donor: City of Rutland Mayor Chris Louras (GOLM photo)

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