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PLATTSBURGH | Local residents are invited to an afternoon of family fun at Plattsburgh City Police Department’s annual “Coloring With A Cop” event. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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PLATTSBURGH | Optimism, the future and working together were the three main themes at the fourth annual State of the County, City and Town put on by the North Country Chamber of Commerce at the Butcher Block Restaurant. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Through song, dance, speeches and stories, dozens of people paid tribute to Dr. King while discussing how to keep his dream of equality alive during the annual MLK service at the Blessed Newman Center on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus. Read more

The Sun

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Community Bank N.A. recently presented United Way of the Adirondack Region with a $14,673.25 donation to support its annual fundraising campaign. Funds were raised by individual employee contributions and a $10,000 corporate donation. Read more

News Briefs - New York

ROUSES POINT | The K of C Councils from Ellenburg, Mooers, Champlain and Rouses Point will hold their annual youth free-throw competition on Saturday, Jan. 25. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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LAKE GEORGE | Astronomical and perhaps meteorological factors, rare in the last quarter-century or so, are prompting the introduction of new aspects of Lake George Winter Carnival this year. Read more

The Sun

Governor Andrew Cuomo - 2020 State of the State Address

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Gov. Cuomo released his Executive Budget last week, unveiled entirely at the annual State of the State address. His plan, Making Progress Happen, outlined priorities, several of which would affect rural Adirondack Park communities. Read more

The Sun

PLATTSBURGH | Officials of ETS, a locally owned, MWBE-certified staffing and recruiting agency, announced the fourth annual Talent of the Year Award winners. Read more

News Briefs - New York

Census coming

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MIDDLEBURY | It’s the start of a new decade and that means Census takers will be seen throughout the area. According to the U.S. Constitution, all persons in the United States must be counted and that’s what is commonly referred to as the Census. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont Gov. Phil Scott’s fourth “State of the State” address to lawmakers was faced with hecklers from inside the State House last Thursday. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

CHAMPLAIN | The village of Champlain kicked off the new decade with its annual First Day Walk on Jan. 1. The village is planning a number of projects this upcoming year. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Ringing bells are a part of the holiday season. Sleighbells and “Jingle Bells” help mark the time leading up to Christmas. But, it’s the bell ringing happening at places in town that are taking on a more urgent tone this year. Read more

The Sun

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The Ticonderoga Central School Music Department recently received a TACC Appreciation Award for their commitment and dedication to Ti-area youth and for providing holiday-themed music. Read more

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DUANESBURG | The Warrensburg-Bolton wrestling team accomplished another landmark Dec. 14 in their 2019-20 season by capturing the championship of the Duanesburg Duals, defeating the five other teams entered in the tournament. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Hundreds of people from near and far attended Christmas in Warrensburgh last weekend despite chilly weather and competing holiday festivals in the region. Read more

The Sun

Lights On parade 2019

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NORTH CREEK | The Town of North Creek held its 23rd annual three day Lights On! event the first weekend of December. Read more

The Sun

Rotary Santa 2018 Hallway

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CHESTERTOWN | For almost 50 years, the Chestertown Rotary Club has been delighting children during the holiday season by sponsoring a popular, treasured tradition — Santa’s visit to the town of Chester. Read more

The Sun

LONG LAKE | Long Lake Parks and Rec. Department is hosting its annual Holiday Decorating Contest for the communities of Long Lake and Raquette Lake. Businesses and residences are encouraged to “light up” the winter evenings with holiday lights. Read more

News Briefs - New York

LG Community Band Christmas Concert

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LAKE GEORGE | The Lake George Community Band is to perform its annual Christmas Show Friday, Dec. 13 in a new venue this year:  The Strand Theatre in Hudson Falls. Read more

The Sun

Messiah Sing

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Congregational Church once again hosts the area’s annual “Messiah Sing” that each year attracts hundreds of singers and players from throughout Addison County and beyond. Read more

The Vermont Eagle