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The historic Griffing homestead farm in the town of Thurman, which came into the possession of the family in 1800 and has been held continuously by descendants of the original owner, Stephen Griffing, has been sold during this month by Orley Hazelton Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | A wellness center with workout facilities and fitness training — as well as counseling and other programs that encourage a healthy lifestyle — is soon to be established in the Chester Municipal Center. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Riding on the offensive firepower of standout athlete Anthony Girard and well-developed team chemistry, the North Warren boys basketball team won the final game of their regular season. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Exhibiting scrappy, explosive action on court, the North Warren girls basketball team won its final two games of their 2018-19 season — and headed into the Section II Class D tournament this week with high hopes. Read more

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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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CHESTERTOWN | One day each winter, the creativity and humor of area residents is showcased as bizarre contraptions glide down Chestertown’s Dynamite Hill ski slope and spectators cheer. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Government watchdog Travis Whitehead, a professional engineer who for years has challenged decisions and expenditures of Warren County, has announced his candidacy for supervisor of Queensbury. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | A new “Chester Wellness Center” featuring workout facilities and training, behavioral health counseling — and various other programs encouraging a healthy lifestyle — may be established in town if... Read more

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CHESTER | Upgrading Chestertown infrastructure, making progress on upgrades to the Pottersville water system and boosting services to youth and the elderly are top priorities for the town of Chester government in 2019, Supervisor Craig Leggett has an Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | With the Chestertown Rotary Club now completing its 70th year of service to the communities of northern Warren County, several local Rotarians talked this week about the club’s activities, events and community service work... Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | North Warren senior Sydney Gagnon, a stellar point guard on the school’s girls basketball team, scored her 1,000th career point Jan. 10 during a game against Whitehall. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | A crowd of snowmobiling enthusiasts from all over the region will undoubtedly be enjoying a savory barbecue meal and musical entertainment as well as swapping tales about their winter expeditions this weekend... Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Citizens of the town of Chester would like to see their downtown thriving with a variety of businesses that offer good-paying full-time jobs, according to a recent survey. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Diving for the ball, executing steals and shooting all over the court, Sydney Gagnon has been inspiring her teammates to perform at a high level for four years. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Several new faces are to be seen in the town of Chester Municipal Center as the new year arrives. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Loretta Prosser of Pottersville and Bruce Bartlett watched their 4-year-old child Jace Prosser talk to Santa about his Christmas wishes 20 minutes after the red-suited oversized elf was delivered to town offices via firetruck... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Stewart’s Shops has eyed the replacement of their Elizabethtown location as the latest project in their ambitious effort to upgrade their stores across upstate New York. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | For nearly half a century, the Chestertown Rotary Club has been brightening the holidays for local youngsters by sponsoring a treasured local tradition: Santa’s visit to the town of Chester. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Exhibiting aggressive defense and solid rebounding, the North Warren Girls basketball team won their second game of 2018-19 after losing their first a day earlier. Read more

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