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JOHNSBURG | Johnsburg Historical Society President Delbert Chambers installed a new sign for the John Thurman/Elm Hill historical marker on South Johnsburg Road on Aug. 23. more

Sep 4, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

SCHROON LAKE  | The Community Fund for the Gore Mountain Region (CFGMR) recently awarded $15,020 in grant funding to 17 local organizations. more

Sep 2, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

The Johnsburg Historical Society (JHS) Living History Program continues with its schedule of interviews of Johnsburg residents. more

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

The 60th anniversary of an Adirondack tradition, the Whitewater Derby, is scheduled for May 6 and 7 in North River, North Creek and Riparius. more

Apr 19, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

Johnsburg Historical Society has set up its new exhibit/game board at Johnsburg Central School as the first in a series to highlight local heroes. more

Mar 15, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

From the 19th century to present day, the Adirondack region has seduced many with its charms of wild scenic beauty, natural resources, adventure sports, quiet and isolation and promise of wealth. more

Jan 25, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

The annual Johnsburg Historical Society holiday luncheon will feature keynote speakers Bob and Kelly Nessle on Dec. 12 at North Creek’s Inn on Gore Restaurant. more

Dec 7, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists

The Johnsburg Historical Society has installed a new exhibit featuring North Creek’s notorious figure from the nineteenth century, Thomas C. Durant. The display can be viewed in the Town of Johnsburg Library. more

Nov 2, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists

Historical societies from Warren County will gather at Tannery Pond Community Center in North Creek Saturday, Oct. 8 to share successes, goals, needs and a vision for the preservation of the county’s history. more

Sep 28, 2016 1:00 PM Community Columnists


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NORTH CREEK — The weekend of September 23-24 will mark the inaugural Town of Johnsburg History Weekend. more

Sep 17, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

History impacts every age group, and Johnsburg Historical Society hopes to instill an awareness of that local history in residents of all ages from youth to the elderly. more

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists

The following is contributed by Valerie Forsythe, Secretary of Johnsburg Historical Society. more

May 18, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists


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A piece of old North Creek came to life in a recent interview with Dot Lomax, resident at Adirondack Tri-County Nursing Home. more

Mar 30, 2016 1:00 PM Community Columnists

NORTH CREEK — Johnsburg Central School is in the process of collecting a complete set of JCS yearbooks. more

Feb 21, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

The annual fund drive to support the Johnsburg Historical Society is now underway. more

Feb 3, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists

The annual holiday luncheon for Johnsburg Historical Society was celebrated Monday, Dec. 14, at Inn on Gore Restaurant in North Creek. more

Jan 6, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists


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NORTH CREEK — The Tannery Pond Community Center was the venue for the recent honoring of World War II Veterans by The Johnsburg Historical Society (JHS). more

Nov 27, 2015 10:00 AM The Sun


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The finishing touches are in place for the long-awaited Veterans Day program, “World War Two: the Veterans’ Stories.” more

Oct 28, 2015 12:10 PM Community Columnists

A busy summer for Johnsburg Historical Society is transitioning into a busy autumn. Programs, awards, grants, exhibits and interviews are on the schedule. more

Sep 16, 2015 12:04 PM Community Columnists

The summer of 1945 marked the end of a defining time of United States history, the World War II years. more

Aug 12, 2015 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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