Historic Preservation

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State Daughters of the American Revolution Regent Nancy Zwetch recently presented the Archives Partnership Trust with a check from the state organization for $10,000. more

Jul 4, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun


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MORIAH – The Port Henry Firehouse is now on the National Register of Historic Places. more

Jun 29, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — City lawmakers approved a $7,861 settlement with the Samuel F. Vilas Home last week. more

May 2, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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PORT HENRY – An effort is underway to restore a historic painting at the Sherman Free Library in Port Henry. more

May 2, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

WARRENSBURG — A leading local civic group will be honoring the memory of Lenore R. Smith, a champion of historic preservation and town enhancement on what would have been her 100th birthday. more

Apr 27, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun


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PORT HENRY – The building housing the Port Henry Volunteer Fire Department has been nominated for the State and National Registers of Historic Places. more

Dec 28, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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MONTPELIER – As the world’s mountains go, Vermont’s tallest massif would be relegated to a foothill in the Swiss Alps. more

Oct 24, 2016 12:30 PM The Vermont Eagle


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CHILSON – The Chilson Community Founders Association is working to protect historic buildings like the Chilson Community Chapel. more

Oct 8, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun


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RAY BROOK — The state’s move to build the controversial recreation trail between Lake Placid and Tupper Lake has postponed removal of railroad tracks until next summer. more

Sep 13, 2016 12:00 PM The Sun 8 Comments

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LAKE GEORGE — The town of Lake George has been awarded $50,000 from the National Park Service for research on Fort George and the Old Military Road and other sites in the Lake George Battlefield Park Historic District. more

Aug 12, 2016 10:00 AM The Sun


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SCHUYLER FALLS — A Clinton County legislator is “99 percent sure” that Oxbow Bridge is coming down. more

Aug 4, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

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NEWCOMB — Funds will increase this year in what the town of Newcomb will see for cemetery restoration and historic preservation. more

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 PM The Sun


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PERU — Town officials have approved the restored bell tower to be reunited with Lyon Street School. more

Jun 1, 2016 1:00 PM The Sun


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PERU — The Lyon Street School, which once educated the town’s residents, now stands empty with several structural problems. more

May 25, 2016 1:30 PM The Sun


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TICONDEROGA — The design phase for Fort Ticonderoga’s Pavilion, 1826 historic home and later hotel, is underway thanks to a grant from the New York Council on the Arts and generous individual donor support. more

Feb 9, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH — Steven Engelhart said “the hardest things to appreciate are things close in time,” showing that the things closest to us are never seen through time, but through years of learning. more

Sep 25, 2015 8:00 AM The Sun

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