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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County is ready with a preliminary 2019 budget that sits about $75,000 below the allowed 2.68 percent tax levy increase cap. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | A wise woman once said that a library is the measure of a community. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Autism Alliance of Northeastern New York, Inc. will be offering a conference this fall headlining Dr. Temple Grandin who serves as an inspiration and role model to hundreds of thousands of families and persons with autism. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | A small child, eyes slowly drifting from one side of a color-splashed page to another, sat in a tiny sun-drenched nook at Keene Valley Library with a picture book poised against her folded knees. Read more

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MOOERS — Years of fundraising, construction and leadership changes culminated last month in the opening of a new Mooers Free Library. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — The fight to combat the North Country’s opiate crisis has gone digital. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – Strengthening the Friends of the Black Watch Library is one of the group’s goals as its annual meeting approaches. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — New York State Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) recently announced the start of this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, an annual state-led effort to inspire children to read throughout the summertime. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Essex County tentative 2017 budget has been filed. The projected increase in the tax levy for the $98 million spending plan is 3.75 percent, or about $798,000 over 2016 levels. Read more

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AuSABLE FORKS — A traveling kiosk is on loan to the Au Sable Forks Free Library, from the Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System. Read more

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Tax hike holds at 8 percent, but further reductions could knock increase down to 6.1 percent Read more

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PORT HENRY — Sue Nephew and the trustees of the Sherman Free Library here feel very fortunate with their new director. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — The Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System has been selected to participate in “Hannaford Helps” Reusable Bag sales. Read more

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