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Crown Point State Historic Site

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CROWN POINT | Two weeks into Lisa Polay’s new job as manager of the Crown Point State Historic Site, the remains of a stone wall of a French fort that had stood for close to three centuries crumbled to bits. more

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TICONDEROGA | In an area where the fabric of America was first stitched, Ticonderoga and its surrounding communities did much more to contribute to the foundation of the United States of America than being a stronghold at times of war. more

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PORT HENRY | The Sherman Free Library, fashioned of the elegantly sturdy oak and brick that defined the mining era in which it was built, has always known what it had — sort of. more

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CROWN POINT | Master Mason Darrell W. LaFrance Sr. of the Crown Point State Historic Site has been recognized by the state for his work at the forts. more

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CROWN POINT | Crown Point State Historic Site Manager Michael Roets has been bid a fond farewell by his friends and co-workers. more

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CROWN POINT | The waterfront revitalization strategy for Crown Point includes expansion of the town’s Monitor Bay Campground and the Essex County Fish Hatchery, a visitor center and a pedestrian-friendly downtown. more

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SCHROON LAKE | A Townwide Waterfront Revitalization Strategy is coming to help guide the Town of Schroon. more

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CROWN POINT — Nationally recognized author and historian Bob Bearor will be signing books at the Crown Point Historic Site on Saturday, Aug. 12 and Sunday, Aug. 13. more

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CROWN POINT — Reenactors in the annual French and Indian War Encampment are marching toward the Crown Point State Historic Site. more

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PORT HENRY – The Sherman Free Library in Port Henry has found funding for restoration of a valuable historic painting. more

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CROWN POINT – A monument commemorating the cannon that Henry Knox hauled from Lake Champlain to Boston at the beginning of the American Revolution will be unveiled at Crown Point State Historic Site. more

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Ceremony set to celebrate history of Crown Point cannon more

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CROWN POINT – Answer some riddles, follow a quest map, and poke around the Champlain Bridge to win a commemorative coin. more

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The storied history of the Crown Point Historic Site more

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From the Adirondacks to North Dakota, stories are waiting to be told along the 4,600-mile North Country National Scenic Trail which unfolds through seven states and will eventually end right here in the North Country. more

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CROWN POINT – It was rainy and hot, but that didn’t stop dozens of 18th century military reenactors from marching to the Crown Point State Historic Site last weekend. more

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CROWN POINT – Museums and historic sites located with 10 miles of the Champlain Bridge here are part of the first-ever sampler tour on Saturday, Sept. 17. more

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CROWN POINT — The Crown Point State Historic Site Museum and Bird Banding Station will open for the 2016 season Saturday, May 7. more

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CROWN POINT — The fifth annual The New York/Vermont 5K Champlain Bridge Run will be contested Saturday, May 21, at 10 a.m. more

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CROWN POINT — Friends of Crown Point State Historic Site was awarded a $7,212 state grant earlier this month to install a monument that will add Crown Point to the Knox Cannon Trail. more

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