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Of the nearly 1,500 calls in 2015-2016 to Vermont’s Emergency Medical Services to aid in a fall incident, 8 out of 10 involved people who were 65 years of age or older. more

The Vermont Eagle

For more than 20 years AARP Vermont has been representing the interests of ratepayers in utility cases before the Vermont Public Utility Commission. more

The Vermont Eagle

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WEST RUTLAND | According to Dave Reville, associate director of communications for AARP Vermont, the awardees for the senior organization’s 2018 AARP Community Challenge grant program received notice last week of their grant status. more

The Vermont Eagle

MORRISONVILLE | Ceremony for baseball standouts is on for Aug. 9 more

Sports

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Work to improve public health has paid off in Essex County. more

The Sun

ALBANY | Local National Grid customers will see an 11 percent increase in their electricity and gas rates over the next three years. more

The Sun

We especially enjoy your “Time Capsule” old-time photo feature that appears in the Eagle. more

Letters to the Editor

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NORTH CREEK | The Adirondack Tri-County Nursing Home is now Elderwood at North Creek after being sold. more

The Sun 1 Comments

LAKE PLACID | Non-profit and community organizations working in the fields of early childhood development and quality of life for seniors: Adirondack Foundation wants to hear from you. more

The Sun

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WARRENSBURG | Warren County was awarded a $43,000 grant that will be used for an engineering assessment of the condition of the Countryside Adult Home in Warrensburg. more

The Sun

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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has introduced a budget he said is the most challenging since 2011. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | As budget season gets underway, state Senate Republicans are proposing a series of tax cuts designed to reduce the high tax burden they say is causing people to flee the state in droves. more

The Sun

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This year, we worked together on many important initiatives to help grow the North Country economy, help our veterans and military families, strengthen our local healthcare system and improve education. more

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The House tax bill will provide huge benefits for the wealthy and for corporations, while any benefits to middle-class taxpayers are questionable. more

Letters to the Editor 4 Comments

SCHROON LAKE |The Schroon Lake Senior Center is filling its calendar of events for November and December. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | When elders or people living with illness fall or take a sudden spill, health problems can be quite serious. more

The Sun

RUTLAND | With the need for food assistance steady and strong, Green Mountain Power kicked off the 2017 GMP Fill the Cupboard Challenge last week with a goal of collecting 33,000 food items for those in need. more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Seventeen communities and cultural organizations in the North Country won Smart Growth grant awards last month as part of an ongoing state effort to boost local economies, recreation programs and infrastructure. more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | On Aug. 12, several residents of the Moses Ludington Adult Care Facility in Ticonderoga took a trip to Lake George. more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | Construction is officially underway on Essex County’s new nutrition kitchen. more

The Sun

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