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CHESTERTOWN | In a collective expression of hometown pride, about 140 or so people participated in the Veterans’ Day activities honoring service personnel of the towns of Chester and Horicon. more

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CHESTERTOWN | Despite increased spending on several big-ticket expenses looming, the town of Chester’s 2019 tax levy increase is to be held at 2.44 percent, according to preliminary budget figures provided Oct. 27 by town Supervisor Craig Leggett. more

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CHESTER | The Town of Chester has been ramping up its campaign to boost the ambiance of the town, and it is now seeking sponsors for further beautification efforts. more

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CHESTERTOWN | The Chester-Horicon Health Center has for years been sinking into the ground and attempts have begun to raise it back to its original level. more

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CHESTERTOWN | In a mission to force cleanup of abandoned and foreclosed properties in town, the Chester town board  is considering establishing a property maintenance ordinance. more

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CHESTERTOWN | One of the goals of the Economic Development Initiative developed by the Town of Chester and the North Warren Chamber of Commerce is to get small businesses to locate in the downtown and, hopefully, to offer jobs. more

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POTTERSVILLE | Streetscape improvements could develop into safer intersection more

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CHESTERTOWN | The Town of Chester could be in line to get grant money related to the veterans memorial built in 2012 as a result of grant money being left over from other projects. more

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CHESTERTOWN | The Chester Town Board said it would not honor a citizen’s request to suspend variance applications when it was determined the applicant was seeking to validate a prior infraction. more

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CHESTER | Upgrades to the Pottersville Water District being discussed for at least a year are still in the works as officials continue to seek grant funding for what was forecast to be an approximately $500,000 project. more

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CHESTER | The enforcement office of the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has fined the Town of Chester for violations related to floor drains at the highway department garage and landfill. more

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SCHROON LAKE | Erosion of the river banks along the Schroon River is filling the river with silt, creating a delta at the northern end of Schroon Lake, which having a detrimental effect on the fish habitat and the fish population. more

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CHESTERTOWN | The commander of Chestertown VFW Post 5513 appeared before the town board last week saying the town does not financially support local veterans service organizations, though the groups provide services to the town. more

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CHESTERTOWN | The first meeting of an Economic Development Initiative action committee meeting helped define and narrow the scope of the committee’s focus, and perhaps changed the action committee’s name. more

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Christopher South

CHESTERTOWN | The first of four action committees formed to focus efforts of Chester’s Economic Development Initiative (EDI) began last week with a meeting at the North Warren Chamber of Commerce building in Chestertown. more

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CHESTERTOWN | The Chester Town Board agreed to have the supervisor direct the zoning administrator’s office to more strictly enforce the town’s zoning law. more

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Christopher South

CHESTERTOWN | The Chestertown Meal Site is looking for volunteer drivers to deliver meals to senior citizens in the Chestertown area, said Linda Lewis, the meal site’s manager. more

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Christopher South

CHESTERTOWN | As high winds sent trees crashing on electrical lines earlier this month, the trunks and limbs added to the debris lining county roads, such as on Landon Hill Road, Chestertown, where county crews have been working on the roadsides. more

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CHESTER | Chester Supervisor Craig Leggett believes the town needs entry signs as part of an ongoing branding and marketing effort. more

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CHESTERTOWN | The Chester Town Board has appointed Richard Konig as the Loon Lake safety officer, replacing the constable who resigned last December. more

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