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LAKE GEORGE | Discovery of 1770s-era burial ground in Lake George prompts talk of preserving plot as historic site Read more

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GOSHEN | The location of Vermont Civil War veteran Willard Birchard’s final resting place is not clear, but experts know he lies in an unmarked grave somewhere within the boundaries of Goshen’s tiny historic community cemetery. Read more

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ESSEX | On a brilliant blue September Sunday, when the dogwood leaves were just starting to turn a ruddy crimson, and goldenrod and purple asters kissed in the breeze... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Legislation to ban the construction of freestanding mausoleums statewide has been signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Read more

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CROWN POINT | At least once a year, Christina Simpson’s mom would drive her up into the wooded hills above Lake Champlain to an unremarkable stretch of road, looking for a nearly invisible break in the trees. Read more

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LEWIS | Flowers and memorial boxes are missing from several cemeteries here. Read more

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HORICON | At December’s Horicon Town Board meeting, Councilwoman Sylvia Smith responded to some complaints about the town’s seven cemeteries being closed in the winter. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Every student in grades 9-12 at the North Warren Central School is required to complete 20 hours of community service before graduation. Read more

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HORICON | The Horicon Town Board, acting as the local Board of Health, will hold a public hearing at its Oct. 19 town board meeting for a sanitary holding tank at 248 E. Shore Dr., in Horicon. Read more

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WILLSBORO | Declining fund balances and donations have been leading to cemeteries having to close their grounds throughout New York State. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | If you want to get married in Chestertown or mark your cemetery plot, it will now cost you a little more money. Read more

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