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ELIZABETHTOWN | Sounds of the pipe organ at the Church of the Good Shepherd sometimes slip through the vestibule onto Williams Street on Sundays. more

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ESSEX | With the new year moving toward spring, town officials and residents here are considering possible uses of the second floor in their historic town hall. more

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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga is getting a $2.45 million state grant to restore the historic Pell Pavilion at the site. more

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CROWN POINT | Master Mason Darrell W. LaFrance Sr. of the Crown Point State Historic Site has been recognized by the state for his work at the forts. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | County lawmakers have authorized the relocation of county employees from the Cornell Cooperative Building in Westport to the Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall in Lewis. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County won big with the state Regional Economic Council Awards. more

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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga did a preservation survey to review its needs on things like security, environment and storage of historic materials. more

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HAGUE | The steeple is falling off the Hague Baptist Church. more

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RAY BROOK | State agencies will appeal the September Supreme Court decision by Judge Robert G. Main Jr. to halt Remsen-Lake Placid Travel Corridor reconstruction. more

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MORIAH | The Town of Moriah wants to save the historic Henry Garage that is home to Port Henry Volunteer Fire Department. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Four rooms upstairs at the Deer’s Head Inn are renovated and reopened, appointed in fresh, white bedding, braided rugs and new bathrooms. more

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WILLSBORO | A pair of projects in the town of Willsboro are seeking to renovate and restore the history of the region. more

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THURMAN | The Wiawaka Center for Women has been awarded a 2017 Adirondack Architectural Heritage Award for its restoration of the 1903 Wakonda Lodge located on the southern shore of Lake George. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Adirondack Architectural Heritage (AARCH), a nonprofit historic preservation group, will spotlight the work of two Plattsburgh residents at a special award ceremony next week. more

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An Essex County Board of Supervisors subcommittee tasked with detailing the fate of the county-owned CCE Building in Westport has released their long-awaited formal report. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The county’s fairgrounds subcommittee on Monday rolled out their long-awaited report on the ailing Cornell Cooperative Extension Building in Westport. more

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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

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

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

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

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