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NEWCOMB | The Town of Newcomb is gearing up for  “TR Weekend,” slated for Sept. 15-17. more

Sep 11, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

In a free society, there will always be those who go against the grain of conventional thinking and those who encourage them. more

Aug 23, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

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ALBANY — Battle lines are hardening as dueling campaigns heat up over if New York should host a constitutional convention. more

Aug 8, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun

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LAKE PLACID — Local destinations included in new I LOVE NY campaign: John Brown’s Farm, North Star Underground Railroad Museum more

May 11, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Group rallied for healthcare rights and equal pay, still issues in a celebration started 108 years ago more

Mar 13, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA — The Ticonderoga Historical Society unveiled the first of three new exhibits being installed at the Hancock House on Friday, March 31 at 7 p.m. more

Mar 12, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

A few weeks ago, America spoke out and asked the 115th Congress to continue to fund the essential services provided by Planned Parenthood (PP), including Planned Parenthood of the North Country. more

Mar 6, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 3 Comments

This weekend, America spoke out and asked the 115th Congress to reroute taxpayer dollars from Planned Parenthood, including Planned Parenthood of the North Country, to comprehensive health care centers. more

Feb 22, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor 7 Comments

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GLENS FALLS — Angry constituents across the country are pushing lawmakers to hold town hall meetings, freewheeling sessions where people get up close and personal with their federal representatives. more

Feb 21, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun 4 Comments

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Historians are looking for any suffragist memorabilia that might remain tucked in attics or among family collections. more

Feb 1, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

Inez Milholland spent her summers in the Adirondacks, in Lewis. more

Jan 27, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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LEWIS — The final resting place of suffragist Inez Milholland was covered in roses and white lilies and decorated with an American flag after hundreds gathered at her snowbound gravestone set flat against the ground a hundred years ago. more

Jan 23, 2017 2:33 PM The Sun

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MONTPELIER — As the day the new administration takes office nears, nearly 200,000 women have purchased plane tickets, reserved bus seats, orchestrated carpools, and booked hotel rooms to march in Washington DC. more

Jan 17, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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LAKE GEORGE — This next week, local youths will be enlightening an area audience about how a century ago local citizens had prominent roles in influencing legislators to guarantee women’s right to vote. more

Dec 10, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

MIDDLEBURY — Mainstream church-going folks of the 19th and early 20th centuries frowned upon the activities of spiritualists. more

Mar 31, 2016 10:30 AM The Vermont Eagle

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