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For nearly 40 years, I’ve heard presidents, senators as well as congressmen and congresswomen from both sides of the aisle talk about the border crisis and the need to reform our immigration system. Read more

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In any form of business partnership, once the raw opposing opinions are aired, the anger grows more derogatory, cutting deep into the once fruitful partnership and both sides begin competing against each other instead of working together... Read more

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Scores of Frontier subscribers have reached out to the Sun over the past two years to detail concerns over sputtering broadband and phone service. Read more

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Change is the one thing you can always depend on in life. Read more

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It should come as no surprise to anyone that we live in turbulent times, and while some areas seem to be improving, others continue to spin out of control. Read more

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This time of year, we should all think about others and putting a smile on the faces of those we love and even those we hardly know. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Sun has added the option of reading current news headlines on its digital billboard located at the intersection of Cornelia and Broad Street in Plattsburgh. Read more

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Living in our free society has many perks. All too often, we never really appreciate how good we have it until we face that unexpected event that could change one’s life dramatically. Read more

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The world said goodbye to a member of America’s “Greatest Generation” with the recent passing of President George H. W. Bush, affectionately known as “41.” Read more

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Poor old Charlie Brown can’t win for losing. Read more

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The joys of living life to the fullest are the opportunity to renew and celebrate our traditions. Read more

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Dan Alexander’s recent rant, “What lies ahead,” was offensive to those of us that serve on the various local government boards. Read more

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The midterm elections still are not behind us completely as some key races are yet to be decided. Read more

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The midterm elections, which saw Democrats win the House and Republicans expand their Senate majority, will govern the details underpinning health care for at least the next two years. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Sun Community News & Printing will host a community forum to discuss next steps for the proposed merger process between Westport Central School and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School on Monday, Nov. 26 at 6 p.m. ... Read more

The Sun

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It’s over. This op-ed went to print on Tuesday morning just as voters began casting their ballots for the midterm elections. Read more

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By now, the outcomes from the midterm elections will be known. Read more

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As a middle child, I say that Alexander did not provide a balanced, independent editorial on Oct. 13. Read more

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While taking some time off, I’m taking a look back to previous columns for a little perspective on the world of political twists and turns. Read more

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While taking some time off, I’m taking a look back to previous columns for a little perspective on the world of political twists and turns. Here’s one from January 2014. Read more

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For nearly 40 years, I’ve heard presidents, senators as well as congressmen and congresswomen from both sides of the aisle talk about the border crisis and the need to reform our immigration system. Read more

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In any form of business partnership, once the raw opposing opinions are aired, the anger grows more derogatory, cutting deep into the once fruitful partnership and both sides begin competing against each other instead of working together... Read more

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Change is the one thing you can always depend on in life. Read more

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It should come as no surprise to anyone that we live in turbulent times, and while some areas seem to be improving, others continue to spin out of control. Read more

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This time of year, we should all think about others and putting a smile on the faces of those we love and even those we hardly know. Read more

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Living in our free society has many perks. All too often, we never really appreciate how good we have it until we face that unexpected event that could change one’s life dramatically. Read more

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The world said goodbye to a member of America’s “Greatest Generation” with the recent passing of President George H. W. Bush, affectionately known as “41.” Read more

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Poor old Charlie Brown can’t win for losing. Read more

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The joys of living life to the fullest are the opportunity to renew and celebrate our traditions. Read more

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The midterm elections still are not behind us completely as some key races are yet to be decided. Read more

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By now, the outcomes from the midterm elections will be known. Read more

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While taking some time off, I’m taking a look back to previous columns for a little perspective on the world of political twists and turns. Read more

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While taking some time off, I’m taking a look back to previous columns for a little perspective on the world of political twists and turns. Here’s one from January 2014. Read more

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Over the next few weeks while I’m on vacation, I plan to use some old columns that I hope provide some perspective on where we find ourselves today. Read more

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Perhaps because I am a middle child, but I always found the path in the middle very comfortable. Read more

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The nation was forced to witness high drama that could easily have been avoided when the Senate held a public hearing on the accusations made by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford regarding Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Read more

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We’ve watched the two-sided tug of war over Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s accusation of sexual assault by Supreme Court nominee Brent Kavanaugh for two weeks now. Read more

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Back in the April of 2016, I wrote about the corruption of the powerful on display with the upcoming presidential election. Read more

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Recently we’ve all come to believe that as a nation we’ve reached a new low with all the animosity in Washington spilling out into the countryside. Read more

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We have so much information at our fingertips today, it’s no wonder people are beginning to realize the difference between the news they can trust to be accurate and the information that appears to be realistic on the surface... Read more

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    In Memory of Doc - Emma Cee, left, and Susie Allott approach the finish line at the 35th Annual Doc Lopez Run for Health, held on Saturday, March 21 in Keene Valley and Elizabethtown.

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    Taste of home - Nearly 1,200 amateur chefs from across the North Country gathered at Plattsburgh’s Crete Memorial Civic Center on Sunday, Nov. 2 for the Taste of Home Cooking School program, a daylong event that culminated with a presentation by rock star chef Eric Villegas. Pictured here is Anna Bushey with Villegas and Denton Publications host Ed Coats. Bushey won a new range during the event.

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    Community dignitaries, Trustco Bank officials and area citizens gathered recently in Warrensburg to celebrate the opening of the newest Trustco Bank, Warrensburg Branch. Pictured left to right is Regional Branch Adminstrator, Takla Awad; Assistant Branch Manager, Devin Tennent; Warrensburg Town Supervisor, Kevin Geraghty; Branch Manager, Bethany DeMarsh; Official Trustco Mascot, Trusty; Head Teller, Ashley Wessling; and Teller, Brianna DeZalia.

  • Sheri Provost won a new range, the grand prize at the Taste of Home. On the left is Culinary Specialist Michael Barna, and on the right is the event’s emcee, Shaun Kittle.

  • Saranac Lake Village Board of Trustees candidates Mark Gillis, Paul Van Cott, Barbara Rice and Jeff Branch at the Meet the Candidates Forum at the Harrietstown Town Hall March 12.

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