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LAKE GEORGE | Plans to erect an Adirondack fire tower as a tourist attraction in Lake George’s Charles Wood Park took a major step forward last week after both Warren County and Lake George Village took action toward having one erected. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | In several years, the Lake George Village may have a major new attraction that will introduce area visitors to a revered century-old tradition in upstate New York — an Adirondack fire tower. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Despite their qualms about the potential impact on local taxpayers, Lake George Village trustees committed this week to the construction of the new $24 million sewage treatment plant that has been years in development. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | This weekend, dozens of police and other law officers will be enjoying camaraderie and relaxation as the third annual Law Enforcement Officers Weekend is held in Lake George Village. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | A park adjacent to Lake George that has been acclaimed for its innovative ecological functions was hailed May 29 at its grand opening ceremony — for its cultural and social benefits as well as for boosting the lake’s water quality. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | A public ceremony has been planned for May 29 to dedicate Lake George’s Charles R. Wood Park... Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | One week after Lake George Village Mayor Robert Blais was re-elected March 19 to his 13th consecutive term as CEO of upstate New York’s iconic tourist destination, Blais reminisced about his 63-year career in public service... Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Robert Blais, who has presided over the village for nearly 48 years, is running for re-election March 19 alongside trustees John Earl and Ray Perry. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The inaugural “Adirondack Christkindlmarkt,” a European-style Christmas market with Adirondack flair, will run from Dec. 7-9 at Charles R. Wood Park on Westbrook Road in Lake George. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The Lake George Village dog park may have new amenities if village officials are successful in obtaining money they are seeking to fund improvements to the venue. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | A malfunctioning lock temporarily imprisoned a pre-schooler and the child’s father recently in  a rest room at Charles Wood Park, Lake George Village officials have said. Read more

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QUEENSBURY — Former Lake George Watershed Coalition director accused of stealing over $99K Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Stunned with the arrest of a leading coordinator of environmental grants in the region, area municipal officials reassigned his duties this week as they strategized how to move forward with pending environmental protection projects. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE – Organizers of the third annual American Music Festival for the Lake announced their 2016 lineup, September 24 and 25, in the Village of Lake George. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Organizers believe it’s been since the 1990s that the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales have made an appearance in Lake George. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Hundreds of people both local and hailing from a considerable distance will likely be drawn to Lake George’s Charles Wood Park soon for the christening of the Lake George Skate Plaza. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Frankie Cavone stood beside a ramp at the new Lake George Skate Plaza July 23 watching skateboarders fly off ramps and careen down a stairway. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — A skateboarder from Hudson Falls goes airborne over a set of stairs at the new Lake George Skate Plaza in Charles Wood Park. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Lake George village passed a milestone June 20 as it passed a resolution authorizing the municipality to borrow up to $17 million to bankroll planned upgrades to their wastewater treatment plant. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Tens of thousands of two-wheeled enthusiasts are streaming into Lake George Village this week to participate in the 34th annual Americade motorcycle rally. Read more

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