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TICONDEROGA | Filling a full-size school bus with food for the underprivileged was a big success in Ticonderoga, organizers say. more

Dec 17, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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JOHNSBURG | Sherry Tucker said when her husband Sonny was in the U.S. Army stationed at Fort Riley, Kan., they noticed a need among military families at Christmas. more

Dec 16, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Elizabethtown Community Food Shelf is ready to gather goods and fill Christmas dinner boxes for as many as 50 local families. more

Dec 16, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | PRIDE of Ticonderoga’s first new executive director in a decade is seeing the community preservation group through new eyes. more

Dec 13, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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JOHNSBURG | Women’s clothing from the Adirondack Community Outreach Center’s (ACOC) Clothing Center were modeled and auctioned at the annual Ladies Library Luncheon, held Dec. 4 at the Inn on Gore Mountain. more

Dec 9, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | In a small, brightly-lit church in uptown Plattsburgh, a cluster of volunteers gathered last week to collect shoe boxes filled with gifts to send overseas. more

Nov 24, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Carolyn Ida was named 2017 Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of the Year, while Mickey Fitzgerald is Community Volunteer of the Year. more

Nov 23, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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POTTERSVILLE | The director of the North Country Ministry has confirmed plans to open a food pantry in Pottersville are underway. more

Nov 11, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN | Every student in grades 9-12 at the North Warren Central School is required to complete 20 hours of community service before graduation. more

Nov 11, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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RUTLAND | It may surprise many people to learn that 25 percent of those who die every year in the U.S. are Veterans. more

Nov 6, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | One of the largest issues facing volunteer fire departments like South Plattsburgh is the retention and recruitment of volunteers, according to Fire Chief Tim Schwartz... more

Nov 3, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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RUTLAND | Last week’s mail brought very good news to the Foley Cancer Center in Rutland. more

Nov 1, 2017 9:30 AM The Vermont Eagle

MORIAH | A grant from the Glenn and Carol Pearsall Adirondack Foundation will help keep Moriah Central School’s BackPack Program for needy kids rolling. more

Oct 28, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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HINESBURG | Every year, a handful of families in the region are Fresh Air host families. more

Oct 27, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga’s annual Volunteer Reception recently recognized volunteer leadership and efforts. more

Oct 26, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

I am writing to alert Westport and Wadhams residents to the crippling personnel shortage threatening the town’s volunteer ambulance squad. more

Oct 26, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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ELIZABETHTOWN | It’s 85 miles from Beaumont, Texas to Houston. more

Oct 18, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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JOHNSBURG | The number of students taking part in a program that provides food over the weekend is up by over 30 percent in Johnsburg, with Minerva seeing an increase as well. more

Oct 14, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

With all the world and national turmoil buzzing about, sometimes we forget the really important things that are happening in our own backyard. more

Oct 4, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

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BEEKMANTOWN | Seventh graders at Beekmantown Central School this week learned one of their first lessons of the school year: not all heroes wear capes. more

Sep 15, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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