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PLATTSBURGH | Officials of Community Bank N.A. are asking for the community’s help in restocking area food shelves. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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TICONDEROGA | When Wendy Shaw went through two bouts of breast cancer years ago, friends and strangers rallied to her side. So Wendy So founded Friends Comforting Friends (FCF) about 6 years ago, and it’s been flourishing ever since. Read more

The Sun

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For its thirtieth year, Hospice of the North Country held a December-long Light Up a Life Memory Tree display at the Champlain Centre mall, along Smithfield Boulevard. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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MIDDLEBURY | In keeping with this season of giving, and setting aside partisan passions, Addison County Republicans gathered over 100 non-perishable items to donate to non-profit HOPE, Helping Overcome Poverty’s Effects. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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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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PLATTSBURGH | The Town of Plattsburgh hosted its first ever “Hunger Games” to raise money for charity June 8. Read more

The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN | Ten years ago this fall, Jeremiah Monroe of Brant Lake — and a graduate of North Warren High School — sacrificed his life for his nation. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Call it competitive shopping for a worthy cause. On April 11, students from Ticonderoga High School will line up at Walmart with an equal amount of cash and then push their carts through the store seeing who can buy the most food... Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga High School Drama Club will present the comedy-drama “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” on Friday, April 5, at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 6, at 2 p.m... Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | The proprietor of a Lake George fashion boutique and salon is holding a fundraiser this weekend to raise money to aid the homeless as well as to assist a local charity. Read more

The Sun

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BRISTOL | When Addison County residents Catherine Willson and Mikaela Keepin learned of about the work of a Catholic nun, named Sister Lucy Kurien, they each felt a calling. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

I have the privilege of serving on the annual United Way campaign team. Read more

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RUTLAND | There is a growing number of charity events around the region, all of them excellent causes and worthy of support. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | At Christmas, a 7-year-old can be excused for focusing on the packages under the tree with her name on them. Read more

The Sun

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VERGENNES | When it comes to helping their neighbors, Americans are generous. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Nate Boule scored a hat trick as the Plattsburgh High Hornets took down the Beekmantown Eagles, 7-1, in boys hockey while the community raised more than $3,000 for charity at Plattsburgh State’s Ronald B. Stafford Ice Arena last Friday. Read more

Sports

PORT HENRY | For  moment, it looked as if Marlene Gadway would be forced to break an impressive streak. Read more

The Sun

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Each year, the holidays remind us of how fortunate we are. Read more

Guest Columnists

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ROUSES POINT | “Toys for Tots” will ride into Clinton and Essex counties next Sunday. Read more

The Sun

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Vermont Watchdog

The autumn harvest is complete and the season for giving thanks is here. Read more

The Vermont Eagle