PLATTSBURGH | A lockdown at the Champlain Valley Educational Services (CVES) Plattsburgh Main campus around noon Thursday turned out to be a false alarm, according to police and CVES officials. Read more

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WILLSBORO | Grade four at Willsboro Central School made history recently, planting the first seeds in the first Adirondack tray “fields” of an indoor vegetable garden to provide food for the cafeteria all winter. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The person overseeing all of Lake George Village’s infrastructure is retiring and his associate of recent years will be taking over his position. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | This year, Johnsburg High School has taken a significant step forward in their engineering and information technology instruction — as they have hired a teacher to focus on these fields. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | The weather was nearly an Adirondack monsoon the morning of the open house at St. Joseph’s Addiction Treatment and Recovery Center’s 24-7 Open Access Center in Saranac Lake recently. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Wabtec Corporations’s Vapor Stone Rail Systems held its official grand opening and ribbon cutting to announce the completion of its new facility. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Moriah took a step toward waterfront revitalization last week, conceptually approving construction of a rental cabin at its Bulwagga Bay campground. Read more

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MORIAH | On Sept. 12, residents and proponents for a dog park in the town of Moriah addressed the Town Board about their plan for a dog park to serve residents and dog lovers alike and gather support from local officials. Read more

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ADIRONDACKS | Fall is when the world is full of crisp perfection, the air is clean and clear, the sky a vivid blue, and the leaves are exploding into a thousand shades of yellows, oranges and crimsons. We are tracking the progress of this... Read more

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PORT HENRY | Champ can run, but he can’t hide. Not forever — at least that is the view of Champ hunter Katy Elizabeth, who has made a career of searching for the fabled Lake Champlain sea creature. And after years on the hunt, now she says she’s... Read more

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PORT HENRY | Local response teams participated in a hazmat drill on Sept. 11 to prepare for a possible oil spill along the route of the Canadian Pacific Rail Co., near Lake Champlain. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga’s 6th annual Adirondack Harvest Plein Air event will take place the last weekend in September, offering residents a chance to interact with artists on a personal level as they are outdoors painting whatever scenes strike... Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Two kids from Saskatchewan in 1926 are credited with playing the first game of what would become known as Frisbee golf. There were no Frisbees then, but the kids sailed tin canning jar lids into four-foot circles scratched in the sand. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Miller Street will be closed from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 30, until Friday, Oct. 4. Read more

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OLMSTEDVILLE | If the frost isn’t on the pumpkin yet, it’s getting close. And another indication of fall is the opening of the pumpkin patch at It’s About Thyme farm in Olmstedville. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Hiking a trail or paddling a pond on a weekday in September, everything Adirondack seems well and good, joyful even, just as it has for generations of outdoor enthusiasts. Read more

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NORTH HUDSON | A decade ago, Muhammad “Mo” Ahmad was a businessman splitting his time between New York City and northern New Jersey when a friend told him about a business opportunity, a Sunoco station, in a place called Schroon Lake. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | A recent four-day survey of Lake George for Asian Clams indicates that these mollusks have spread to three new sites in Lake George, joining 24 other sites where the invasive species has been found. Read more

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NEWCOMB | Newcomb continued its annual Teddy Roosevelt Weekend tradition Sept. 6 to 8. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Renowned for its family-friendly vibe, the Adirondack Balloon Festival took place last weekend as its 47th annual edition is held in Queensbury and Glens Falls. Read more

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