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TICONDEROGA | Geoffrey Wilson, historian of and participant in the Rogers Rock summer community on northern Lake George just south of Ticonderoga, died last week at the age of 93. Read more

The Sun

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RUTLAND | Phoenix Books in downtown Rutland will host Vermont children’s book author Lizi Boyd Saturday, Jan. 19 at 11 a.m. for a story time featuring her new picture book, “Night Play.” Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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JAY | Among the pleasures of yesteryear that have been all but washed away in a river of technology is the desultory pursuit known as the Sunday Drive. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH |  Local artist and children’s book author Amy Guglielmo is being featured in an exhibit at the Strand Center this month. Read more

The Sun

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SILVER BAY | Some fascinating parallels exist between Adirondack photography in the early 21st century and that of a century prior. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | There’s natural gas and maybe even petroleum in them thar hills of Vermont. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | Vermont-based sports writer Glenn Stout, along with Richard Johnson and others, provide us with an inside take on the NFL’s New England Patriots. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

RUTLAND |  On Thursday, Oct. 25, Phoenix Books in downtown Rutland will welcome popular Vermont writer Joe Citro to help us get ready for Halloween. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

RUTLAND |  Among the most traveled of Vermont writers are Pat Goudey O’Brien and Lisa Halvorsen. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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HAGUE | Although details are a bit sketchy, it’s known that an artist and writers club from New York City called Pen and Brush escaped the summer heat by coming to Hague, where a member had donated a house for a retreat. Read more

The Sun

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GLENS FALLS | When Seneca Ray Stoddard took photographs in the Adirondacks, the process was more thought-out than to simply point and shoot. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Isabel Wilkerson, author of the bestselling “The Warmth of Other Suns” and a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, will deliver the 2018 Middlebury College Commencement address on Sunday, May 27. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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SCHROON LAKE | Schroon Lake Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Tammy Whitty-Brown has resigned due to health concerns. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | “For people allergic to wool, one’s heart can only bleed.” - Elizabeth Zimmermann Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | In 1958, Nigerian author Chinua Achebe wrote “Things Fall Apart”,  the award-winning ethnic novel of societal change in pre- and post-colonial Africa. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

PLATTSBURGH | Over the years, lawyers Mark Schneider and Drew Palcsik have gotten calls about all sorts of things. Read more

The Sun

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CHAMPLAIN | Garret K. Woodward has traveled a long road since he left Rouses Point, his sleepy hometown along the Canadian border. Read more

The Sun

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ESSEX | The Magic of Christmas filled the entire Belden Noble Memorial Library with bundled up kids. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | “He was the best teacher I had in my whole life,” Dr. Herbert Savel said of the man who taught him to hold a straight gouge or bent blade and pull life portraits from a block of wood. Read more

The Sun

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ORWELL | Ironically, little has been written in-depth about one of Addison County’s most unusual places of history. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

  • Dick Chodkowski of Monroe Street Books with a handful of the 100,000-plus volumes of used books at the Vermont shop. The bookseller said a recent large acquisition of Vermontiana is bringing in new customers.

  • Area residents — and book enthusiasts from afar — browse among volumes offered at a prior year’s semi-annual book sale at the Town of Chester Library. To be held Friday July 17 and Saturday July 18, the library’s summer book sale offers a wide selection, including about 300 cookbooks, books related to the Adirondacks or written by area authors, as well as mountaineering books. Photo provided

  • Dr. Patricia O’Gorman

  • Small Tales Early Learning and Daycare begins to take shape at its River Street location in Warrensburg. Photo provided.

  • Khadeeja Ferguson performs her poem “I Stay Silent,” which took first place in the Juniors category.

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