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Diane O'Connor

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TICONDEROGA | Women’s right to vote at a national level is celebrating its 100th birthday this year and next. But the fight for suffrage began 70 years before that, and swept along a fascinatingly complex coalition of interests and issues. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Benjamin Hall might have wanted to quit while he was ahead. Born in Elizabethtown, he watched the growing storm clouds at the onset of the American Civil War, and when fighting broke out in 1861, he was among the first in line to serve. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | In some ways, Inez Milholland was the Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of her day: An attractive, flamboyant, unabashed New Yorker — she would have been aces with a Twitter account. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | When paper mill magnate Horace Moses built the Hancock House in 1925, he envisioned it as a repository of knowledge and art. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Historical Society had been considering a program featuring Jewish people who had left their mark on the Adirondacks, but the shooting in a Squirrel Hill synagogue in Pittsburgh added a sense of urgency. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Architect Joseph Vilardo has designed some stunning homes up and down the Adirondack Coast, and there are few building materials in which he does not have fluency. But gingerbread was a stretch. Read more

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TICONDEROGA |The Victorians, who figured most prominently in the second half of the 1800s, were obsessed with death, perhaps because they were surrounded by so much of it. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Historical Society will present a free program entitled, “The Other Milhollands” on Friday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. at the Hancock House in Ticonderoga. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Historical Society will open its newest exhibit, “50 Years from Today – How 1968 Changed Your Life,” on Friday, June 8 at 7 p.m. at the Hancock House. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Historical Society has brought Carol Provoncha on board in the newly created position of visitor services coordinator. Read more

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HAGUE | “Gardening for Climate Change” will be the subject of the next Carillon Garden Club program on Thursday, May 17 at 11 a.m. at the Hague Community Center on Route 8 in Hague. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – North Country Community College is celebrating 50 years of excellence in education with a lecture series at its Ticonderoga Campus. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – The Ticonderoga Historical Society wants crafters and vendors to participate in its annual Summer A’Fair this year. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – The Ticonderoga Historical Society will unveil the first of three new exhibits at the Hancock House this month. Read more

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TICONDEROGA — The Ticonderoga Historical Society unveiled the first of three new exhibits being installed at the Hancock House on Friday, March 31 at 7 p.m. Read more

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HAGUE – Spring is near and the Carillon Garden Club will soon hold its first meeting of the year. Read more

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TICONDEROGA — This year marks the first time in history the Ticonderoga Historical Society has planned to present three exhibits in one year. Read more

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TICONDEROGA — North Country Community College is offering a full slate of community workshops this spring and early summer. Read more

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On Aug. 14, 1945, Japanese Emperor Hirohito addressed his nation and the world, declaring an official surrender five days after a second Atomic bomb had laid waste to the city of Nagasaki. Read more

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