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PLATTSBURGH | After months of budget sessions and back-and-forth finagling, the Plattsburgh Common Council last week adopted a budget for 2018 bolstered by a 4.38 percent tax increase. more

Sep 19, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Months of budget talks are expected to culminate with a series of Common Council votes next week. more

Sep 6, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | As part of their mission to lower the city’s tax rate while balancing the quality of services, the Citizen’s Finance Advisory Committee hopes to bolster volunteerism. more

Sep 5, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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SARANAC LAKE | A group of art, history and business executives convened last week to talk about ways the arts can spur economic development in the North Country. more

Sep 2, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Mayor Colin Read earlier this month proposed his fiscal plan for 2018 two months ahead of deadline. more

Aug 16, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | A plan for county takeover of the city of Plattsburgh’s information technology (IT) services has not yet been finalized. more

Aug 15, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — The City of Plattsburgh Common Council last week voted to abolish four city departments. more

Aug 1, 2017 12:30 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH — The City of Plattsburgh Common Council has voted to abolish the Engineering, Human Resource, Information Technology and Recreation Departments. more

Aug 1, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — The 6th annual Kid’s Day at the Plattsburgh Farmers’ and Crafters’ Market is set for Aug. 5. more

Jul 27, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — City councilors are expressing concern over the mayor’s trial balloon to shift the city’s tax assessment office, human resources department and IT department into county control. more

Jul 4, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Some Plattsburgh food truck vendors may be circling the block this weekend. more

Jun 14, 2017 8:45 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Downtown Rising saw the start of its new season last Saturday. more

Jun 6, 2017 3:30 PM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH — For local lawmakers, street safety is a big concern on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus. more

Apr 26, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — When Madeline McGrath left her downtown job to walk home last week, the last thing she expected to see was a swastika carved onto Bridge Street. more

Apr 25, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH — With millions of dollars in federal arts funding on the chopping block, U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) appeared at the Strand Center Gallery in downtown Plattsburgh on Friday. more

Mar 24, 2017 4:15 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH — The city’s ongoing health care standoff with retirees boiled over last week as a retiree recounted months of grief following insurance changes. more

Mar 23, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — The Plattsburgh Public Library has officially turned the page on their proposed new in-house coffee bar. more

Feb 22, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Following months of deliberation, city councillors adopted an official budget plan for 2017 last Friday — with a 5.9 percent tax increase attached. more

Jan 17, 2017 12:30 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Mayor Colin Read was sworn into office last Thursday, becoming the city’s 28th mayor. more

Jan 13, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH — The Strand Center for the Arts (SCA) has opened a larger, updated artist store. more

Jan 3, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

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