Margaret Bartley

I must have missed the influx of Southern Rebels who moved to the Adirondacks, but there’s no mistaking the displays of “Stars & Bars” flying from porch roofs and pick-up trucks. more

Sep 21, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor


Jessica Siedlecki

ELIZABETHTOWN — A tradition started with the 200th anniversary here will again return Saturday, July 15. more

Jul 12, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Both suffrage and anti-suffrage points of view are part of the new suffragists history exhibit at the Adirondack History Museum. more

Jun 24, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

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LEWIS — One hundred years after New York approved women’s voting rights, markers celebrate Inez Milholland more

May 25, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Hallowed ground at Riverside Cemetery brought historians together to learn about conservation, repair restoration more

Oct 27, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments


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ELIZABETHTOWN – The Essex County Democratic Party Committee has re-elected Bethany Kosmider of Crown Point as its chairwoman. more

Oct 6, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun


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Historians collecting stories, memories and funds to place commemorative plaque at Marcy Field in Keene Valley more

Sep 29, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — A small crowd gathered at Cobble Hill Golf Course last Sunday to dedicate a solid granite bench to Bruce McPhail. more

Sep 17, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — A memorial seat for Bruce McPhail will be placed on a cool shady site beside the clubhouse at Cobble Hill Golf Course. more

Aug 4, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — One year after announcing their campaigns, the race for the Democratic presidential nomination has reached New York shores. more

Apr 5, 2016 12:30 PM The Sun 3 Comments

ELIZABETHTOWN — Despite the results of one major countywide race still hanging in the balance, candidates and party officials say they’re primed to get out the vote ahead of this November’s general election. more

Sep 15, 2015 7:00 AM The Sun


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As the carnival chugs into town, so do the treats: more

Aug 19, 2015 8:00 AM The Sun

The closer we live to one another, the more aware we are that we must be Good Neighbors. more

Jul 25, 2012 6:00 AM Opinions

Elizabethtown has a history of economic ups and downs. more

Feb 15, 2012 12:00 PM Opinions

Last Sunday an all time record of 60 children took part in the Holiday Santa Party at the Cobble Hill Golf Clubhouse. more

Dec 27, 2011 1:33 PM Opinions

The Pleasant Valley Chorale packed the UCC Church last Sunday afternoon. more

Dec 20, 2011 3:19 PM Opinions

Santa’s Elves have arrived in town and were recently seen decorating the Cobble Hill golf course clubhouse for the Youth Santa Party on Sunday, Dec. 18. more

Dec 13, 2011 2:58 PM Opinions

Elizabethtown Holiday events are keeping people busy baking, decorating and wrapping gifts. more

Dec 6, 2011 2:05 PM Opinions

Traditional Holiday celebrations are gearing up and several new events are coming our way. more

Nov 29, 2011 5:56 PM Opinions

It’s the gift-buying season, and in Elizabethtown we don’t have to wait until Black Friday, (after Thanksgiving) to start our shopping. more

Nov 21, 2011 9:43 PM Opinions

The beautiful, sunny weather last week was wonderful, and we enjoyed it knowing darker winter days are ahead. more

Nov 15, 2011 2:28 PM Opinions

The frost was on the pumpkins this past week, and with November already here, it’s time to start thinking about snow. more

Nov 8, 2011 12:08 PM Opinions

This time of year most folks are busy with yard and garden clean up, but there’s much more than yard work that needs doing. more

Oct 25, 2011 3:09 PM Opinions

The autumn leaves are at their peak and last weeks sunny weather made some of us forget about all the rain we’ve had. more

Oct 18, 2011 1:09 PM Opinions

Fall Foliage lovers, “aka,” Leaf Peepers, have arrived in the Adirondacks. Be on the lookout for busloads of tourists and out-of-state cars slowing down to admire the mountains. more

Oct 11, 2011 1:00 PM Opinions

The mountains are nearing their peak of color and trailheads are packed with the cars of hikers. more

Oct 4, 2011 12:39 PM Opinions

Chilly nights have arrived and the first frost appeared in the valley on Sept. 17, shriveling leaves and flowers. more

Sep 27, 2011 11:53 AM Opinions

For over twenty years, the Arts Council of the Northern Adirondacks, more

Sep 20, 2011 11:38 AM Opinions

This fall brings us some unexpected highway work. more

Sep 13, 2011 12:43 PM Opinions

In April we thought the flooding couldn’t get any worse. more

Sep 6, 2011 1:57 PM Opinions

Summer’s end has been dramatic. Aug. 23 surprised us with the shake, rattle and roll of an earthquake more

Aug 30, 2011 1:02 PM Opinions

Back to School sales in newspapers and on TV are a sign that summer is nearly done. It’s time to start thinking about notebooks, new shoes, pens and pencils and finishing required reading. more

Aug 23, 2011 12:38 PM Opinions

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