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ESSEX | A historic record from the days of the American Revolution has turned up in a pile of time-worn books in Essex. more

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WARRENSBURG | Area residents and visitors are invited to join several dozen local citizens in an annual climb next weekend up Jimmy’s Peak. more

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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga in the beauty of winter is the next living history event at the national historic landmark, “Preparing for the Coming Campaign,” on Saturday, Jan. 13. more

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RUTLAND | Spring is only two and half months away and Rutland Blooms is preparing for a glorious downtown Rutland. more

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LAKE GEORGE | Artifacts from the battles at Fort George will be displayed, shared and discussed at a public “show and tell” workshop on Tuesday, Nov. 28 at the historic County Courthouse Museum. 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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TICONDEROGA | It’s Homeschool Day at Fort Ticonderoga for kids who learn at home. more

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IRONVILLE – A walking tour of the Crown Point Iron Company ruins will be hosted by the Adirondack History Museum. more

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VERGENNES — Shipbuilders Adam and Noah Brown of New York City began their illustrious career in 1804 at a shipyard located in a marshy area where today’s Cherry and Clinton streets meet right along Manhattan’s East River shore. more

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MIDDLEBURY — A new book by historian and Champlain College professor Willard Sterne Randall reexamines the nearly forgotten War of 1812, also known as America’s Second War of Independence. more

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TICONDEROGA – As Scots Day approaches at Fort Ticonderoga, the national historic landmark has acquired the rare journals of a Pennsylvania officer who was assigned there during the American Revolution. more

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PLATTSBURGH — The Lake Champlain Maritime Museum was the latest recipient of a $47,606 National Park Service American Battlefield Protection Program grant from the National Park Service. more

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Members of the Ticonderoga Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently attended a plaque ceremony commemorating the liberation of British Fort Crown Point’s 111 Cannon by rebels during the Revolutionary War. more

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CROWN POINT – A monument commemorating the cannon that Henry Knox hauled from Lake Champlain to Boston at the beginning of the American Revolution will be unveiled at Crown Point State Historic Site. more

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TICONDEROGA – A living history event at Fort Ticonderoga will highlight garrison life in February 1775, three months before Ticonderoga was pulled into the Revolutionary War. more

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CHAMPLAIN — For many years, Point au Fer wasn’t where people lived, but where they fought. more

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BOLTON LANDING — Several dozen more residents of the town of Bolton are now publicly commemorated — for generations to come — hailing their service to the nation. more

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TICONDEROGA — The British had a fleet on Lake Champlain in the 18th century, and so did the French and later the American rebels. more

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ORWELL — On June 11-12, Vermont State Park day areas and state-owned historic sites will be open at no charge. more

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BOLTON — The Veterans’ Memorial in the center of town is looking better and brighter and after a week-long restoration completed earlier this month. more

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