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ALBANY | State Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) and Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) are calling for the “Recovery in Jobs Act” to be included in the 2019-20 state budget. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | When Latesha Holman walked into a Ticonderoga Central School office earlier this month, it was something of a Christmas miracle. Read more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | In a developing island nation a thousand miles from home, Schroon Lake speech-language pathologist Jeanette Weber noticed some striking differences, of course, but also some striking similarities. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | With the assistance of a $3,000 grant from the Pearsall Foundation, the Ticonderoga Festival Guild will present two special programs to local schools this winter that will be both educational and entertaining. Read more

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OTTER CREEK | The Residence at Otter Creek was awarded the “Spirit of the ADA” award from the Vermont Governor’s Committee on the Employment of People with Disabilities. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Robert F. Flacke, one of the region’s most prominent citizens over the past half-century, died Nov. 10 at his home in Lake George. Read more

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Happy National Voter Registration Month! Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Marc Molinaro touched down in Plattsburgh last week and met with voters in a town hall-style session. Read more

The Sun

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PORT KENT | Julie Killian, GOP candidate for lieutenant governor, thinks Republicans can win statewide in November and deliver a “red tsunami” — but only if voters shake off their apathy and head to the polls. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Nothing dresses up a town quite like flowers, and last week a beachside picnic was thrown for the volunteers who tended the containers in Port Henry this summer, much to the enjoyment of locals and tourists alike. Read more

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NORTH HUDSON | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has formally approved the Boreas Pond classification, calling the state’s recent acquisition a “national treasure” as he signed the deal recommended by the Adirondack Park Agency last month. Read more

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MORIAH | The sidewalks on Main Street in the Port Henry hamlet are getting closer to replacement. Read more

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ARC Rutland Area, an organization that works with citizens with developmental disabilities and their families wants to say thank you... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Assemblyman D. Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) has introduced legislation that would allow businesses to claim a tax credit for hiring recovering addicts from state-certified rehab facilities. Read more

The Sun

Last week, ARC Rutland Area and the Elks Club, co-sponsored an afternoon of dining and dancing for almost 160 members, families and friends of ARC Rutland Area. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Mountain Lake Services held its 16th annual Helen F. McDonald Memorial Golf Classic on Friday, Aug. 4, at the Ticonderoga Country Club. Read more

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WESTPORT — The Westport Central School District is seeking to locate and serve disabled students residing in the district. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — County lawmakers have directed Clinton County Public Transit (CCPT) Director James Bosley to construct a written plan outlining proposed changes to the county’s paratransit system. Read more

The Sun

Recently, our sports editor went to a five team basketball scrimmage at Plattsburgh High School. Here are some of the things he did not see. Read more

Editorials

ARC Rutland Area, an organization that works with citizens with Developmental Disabilities and their families wants to say, “Thank you Rutland Lodge of Elks #345"... Read more

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