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Middlebury resident Jacob J. Ross, M.D., served as a flight surgeon in France during World War 1. more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Historical Society will present a free program entitled, “The Other Milhollands” on Friday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. at the Hancock House in Ticonderoga. more

The Sun

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BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE | In the summer of 1882, guests of the exquisite, six-story Prospect House hotel in Blue Mountain Lake could do something no one else in the world could, not in New York City, Paris or London: more

The Sun

TICONDEROGA | The William G. Pomeroy Foundation has begun accepting 2018 applications for fully funded historic roadside markers to commemorate history in several New York counties. more

The Sun

Fifty-five years ago — August 1963 more

Community Columnists

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival will screen two major documentary films about the Vietnam War at this year’s festival in August. more

The Vermont Eagle

SARANAC LAKE | Historic Saranac Lake’s (HSL) plan to purchase and restore the home and office of Dr. Edward Livingston Trudeau is moving forward. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A busy summer reading and activities camp at the Elizabethtown Library spent much of July looking back in time. more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | The Vermont Stone Trail presents a multi-day adventure for rockhounding and history enthusiasts. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Orwell Historical Society photo

ORWELL | In 1923, John Beeman opened an automobile service station at the junction of Routes 22A and 73 in Orwell. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Photo by Tim Rowland

TICONDEROGA | The saying in world affairs is, “The politics are so bitter because the stakes are so low.” more

The Sun

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Photo by Margaret Bartley

ELIZABETHTOWN | A century hence, the intriguing gun at Elizabethtown’s Veteran’s Memorial Park has been restored. more

The Sun

One Hundred Years Ago – July 1918 more

Community Columnists

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Photo by Pete DeMola

WESTPORT | Mother Nature will have her way. more

The Sun

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Photo by Kim Dedam

ELIZABETHTOWN | The legacy of Adirondack hiking clubs, the ranges and reach they admire — and trails they cherish — are celebrated in a permanent new Adirondack History Museum exhibit. more

The Sun

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Photo courtesy of the Old Motor

RUTLAND | A busy Rutland street scene from 1908. more

The Vermont Eagle

One hundred years ago — June, 1918 more

Community Columnists

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Adirondack History Museum’s 2018 season will reflect on the event that marked the dawn of the modern era: World War I. more

The Sun

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Photo by Kim Dedam

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

The Sun

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