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LAKE GEORGE | Hundreds of people will be simultaneously dashing into the waters of Lake George for a purpose other than proving their fortitude. more

Nov 12, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

LAKE GEORGE | Ponies, mobile pedal-powered bars and a change in the fee schedule for events at the Festival Commons were on the agenda at last week’s Lake George Village Board meeting. more

Sep 30, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE —  The sounds of spirited Broadway show tunes, patriotic marches, movie themes and classic music will fill the air this weekend as a handful of orchestral bands perform in a lineup of free concerts in the Shepard Park amphitheater. more

Jul 12, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE — Manholes found buried, uncovered and open as search for contaminants continues more

Jul 5, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

LAKE GEORGE — Patriotism, parades, music, fireworks and family fun will reign throughout the southern Adirondacks this weekend through Tuesday, as Fourth of July celebrations and other attractions are held with an ambiance of hometown hospitality. more

Jun 29, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE —  A last-minute donation to a challenge grant campaign means extensive upgrades to the Shepard Park amphitheater will go forward — with some of the improvements being completed this week, and the major aspects to be accomplished this fal more

Jun 17, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

LAKE GEORGE —  Whether or not village homeowners should be allowed to provide public parking of vehicles on their properties during local major events was again debated by members of the village board at a recent meeting. more

Jun 14, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE — A former Marine  is running 142 miles for nearly three days from his Connecticut home to Shepard Park in Lake George this weekend to help out his friend former U.S. Marine Sgt. Eddie Ryan. more

May 12, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE —While the warmer than normal weather this month has prompted the cancellation of activities atop lake ice during the Lake George Winter Carnival, area residents and visitors have shrugged off the events’ absence and enjoyed the festival. more

Feb 22, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

LAKE GEORGE — The Lake George Community Band is performing in concert Sunday Feb. 26 to raise money to help fund improvements to the Shepard Park amphitheater. more

Feb 22, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE — With Mother Nature continuing to be stubborn about providing a traditional thick layer of lake ice, the volunteer organizers of Lake George Winter Carnival have compensated this week by providing several more shore-bound activities. more

Feb 16, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE — Participants of long-running carnival find creative solutions to fickle weather more

Feb 9, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

LAKE GEORGE — The 2017 edition of the Lake George Winter Carnival debuts this weekend — with almost all of its events on land rather than atop the lake ice. more

Feb 2, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE — Under sunny skies, more than 1,000 people crammed snow covered Shepard Park beach on Jan. 1, with 400 or so charging into the frigid waters of Lake George in several successive waves to celebrate the beginning of 2017. more

Jan 4, 2017 2:05 PM The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE — With a massive crowd of polar plungers gathering in Lake George for a frigid swim — and the many local taverns — the village has always been a prime destination for people who are seeking revelry on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. more

Dec 28, 2016 2:00 PM The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE — For many years struggling with an inadequate building, the Lake George Emergency Squad may have new headquarters in a few years, if a proposal aired at a recent village board meeting becomes reality. more

Dec 1, 2016 12:00 PM The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE —Parading fire trucks bedecked with holiday lights, a dazzling fireworks show and an appearance by Santa Claus evoked smiles throughout a record crowd of about 1,000 Nov. 26 gathering for the annual “Lite up the Village” celebration. more

Nov 30, 2016 11:30 AM The Sun

LAKE GEORGE — Trees will be harvested within the a year or two on village property located on Prospect Mountain, if plans of the village board materialize. more

Oct 28, 2016 11:00 AM The Sun

LAKE GEORGE — A formidable roster of jazz musicians representing various idioms of the musical art form has been lined up for the upcoming Lake George Jazz Weekend. more

Sep 12, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

LAKE GEORGE — Fans of the “Queen of American Lakes” can contribute toward saving it for future generations while enjoying an outdoor music and crafts festival this weekend, Lake George Mayor Robert Blais said this week. more

Aug 4, 2016 6:30 AM The Sun

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