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After six months of research and compiling data, the Saranac Lake Brand Study Advisory panel gave residents a first look at where they hope to go in giving the town a centralized marketing approach last week. more

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SARANAC LAKE | Several local organizations have come together to get the message out that Saranac Lake is “The Adirondack’s Coolest Place.” more

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TICONDEROGA | A full lineup of business training seminars is planned for this spring by the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce. more

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LAKE PLACID | When James McKenna came to the Essex County Board of Supervisors in the summer and spoke about hosting a trio of international, multi-sport events in the Lake Placid region, the footwork was still being done. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | County lawmakers have tentatively abolished a local occupancy tax panel, citing redundancy and low participation. more

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KEENE | Adirondack 46ers greeted and counted over ten thousand hikers at Cascade Mountain in four months last summer. more

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SARANAC LAKE | The Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST), in cooperation with the greater Saranac Lake community, is amidst a branding study and is looking for stakeholders, residents, and visitors to complete an online branding survey. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | World Union of Olympic Cities welcomed to smallest of all more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County’s tourism marketing agency says visitors spent $63 each last year for every dollar spent on getting them here. more

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SCHROON LAKE — If you live in Schroon — or even like to visit here — a local revitalization committee really wants to hear from you. more

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LAKE PLACID — Preliminary stages in the works for the potential of three major events coming to Tri-Lakes more

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WILLSBORO — Willsboro and Essex are business-friendly, and would love to have you. more

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TICONDEROGA – The anglers that come to southern Essex County for fishing tournaments pump $1.5 million into the local economy, a new study shows. more

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Week-long event designed to encourage foodie exploration will see 37 restaurants offering fare at fixed price points more

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The Champlain Valley was the last part added to the Adirondack Park. It has little public land and, until recently, few hiking trails. more

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LAKE PLACID — The 2016 edition of IRONMAN Lake Placid received high marks as a race host town, based on a survey of IRONMAN competitors from around the world. more

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SCHROON LAKE — Officials here have begun a waterfront revitalization plan they hope will improve access to Schroon and Paradox lakes as well as increase use of the smaller ponds located on state land around the region. more

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SCHROON LAKE — A cycling event that takes participants through Adirondack communities on a weeklong trek in late August will see riders beginning and ending their journey in Schroon Lake this year. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The agency tasked with promoting the region’s tourism assets is successfully navigating the one-two punch of shaky weather paired with ultra-stiff competition for travel dollars, according to a new report from ROOST. more

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TICONDEROGA – A study shows the recent Trekonderoga “Star Trek” convention put $340,000 into the local economy. more

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