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The old live with their memories, the young with their daydreams. As a member of the former, I remember when borders were for protection, not barriers to social justice. The flag was saluted and not used as fuel at a protest. Read more

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On Wednesday, April 24, John Rassmusen and I traveled to Keeseville to Danny Kaifetz’s Adirondack Flagpoles Co. Read more

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I live in the small community of Bolton Landing. I walk all the time and look up and see our beautiful flag flying but sometimes it is torn or faded badly. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Local veterans are planning proper disposal ceremonies for faded, torn and tattered American flags. Read more

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Last week, Vermont Rep. Maxine Grad (D-Moretown), chairwoman of the House Judiciary Committee, told gun rights supporters at a public hearing to stop waving small United States flags. Why? Read more

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WADHAMS | Many Essex County veterans, the Elizabethtown American Legion and family members, along with about two dozen friends and neighbors, placed wreaths at the county’s Veterans Cemetery last Sunday. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A group of 16 veterans residing at Essex Center, the elder care home here, were presented with an American flag flown over the U.S. Capitol. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Patriotism will prevail across northern Warren County this weekend as Veterans Day is observed in Chestertown, Warrensburg, Hague and Lake George with ceremonies, parades and presentations and a dinner honoring military personnel. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Area veteran groups are preparing for ceremonies to honor Veterans Day this weekend. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Warrensburg Fire Chief Kevin Roth looked out over the dozens of firefighters and other emergency responders — surrounded by about 120 area citizens — who gathered to participate in the annual Sept. 11 memorial ceremony... Read more

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Remember the days when politics were reserved to, well, politics? Well, no longer. Read more

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MORIAH | Moriah Central School students have collected and sent new slippers and socks to soldiers deployed in the Middle East for the past three years. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Moses Ludington Adult Care Facility has dedicated its new flagpole to area military veterans. Read more

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LEWIS | A special ceremony was held in the early evening hour of Oct. 18 as the Essex County Sheriff’s Department honored one of their own. Read more

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Let’s get one thing cleared up: The protests started by Colin Kaepernick and others have nothing to do with the flag. It is a protest over the many instances of police shootings of unarmed black people. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Hundreds of residents gathered for an emotion-filled memorial service on Monday to honor those who were killed — or involved in rescue efforts — in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks 16 years ago. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – The Ticonderoga Elks Lodge 1494 held a Flag Day Service recently at the lodge rooms. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH – The University of Vermont Health Network - Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH) held its 2nd annual Flag Day ceremony on June 14. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – Ticonderoga Elks have a busy June planned. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – The Ticonderoga Elks recently presented a U.S. flag history plaque to the Ticonderoga Elementary-Middle School. Read more

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