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CASTLETON | With the renewed national emphasis on encouraging schools and students to improve and enhance their math and science skills, a new program in Vermont will help make area students more competitive locally, nationally and globally. more

The Vermont Eagle

Dec. 4 marked a historic day for the Westport Central School District and community at large. more

Letters to the Editor

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TICONDEROGA | George Santayana might have been correct when he warned that those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it, but the Spanish philosopher was also being a bit of a sourpuss. more

The Sun

TICONDEROGA | This past summer, Declan Valentine, of Moriah Central School, joined middle school students from across the nation to take part in the National Youth Leadership Forum (NYLF): more

The Sun

TICONDEROGA | High school seniors will have a chance to win scholarships through the TCT Federal Credit Union (TCTFCU). 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. more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | When a group of Ticonderoga students were preparing a video project for Kari Trudeau’s French class, they noticed some TV monitors in the audio-visual room that had no apparent purpose. more

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WESTPORT | Voters have decided Elizabethtown-Lewis Central and Westport Central schools are better together. more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | A new report from a Westport Central School task force presents a bleak forecast for the district’s future. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School Superintendent Scott Osborne and school board members appeared to be feeling bullish over the district’s future regardless of how Tuesday's merger vote goes. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Voters head to the polls on Tuesday to decide whether to consolidate a pair of neighboring school districts in the eastern Adirondacks. more

The Sun

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BURLINGTON | A new innovation exhibit featuring virtual experiences and hands-on interactive displays has opened at the ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain on the Burlington waterfront. more

The Vermont Eagle

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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. more

The Sun

On Dec. 4, we will have a rare opportunity to vote for a merger between the Westport and the Elizabethtown-Lewis school districts. more

Letters to the Editor

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County’s Health Department has secured a $250,000 grant from the Adirondack Health Institute designed to improve local access to fresh foods. more

The Sun

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Should Westport Central and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School merge? more

Editorials

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Forum discussion Monday night brought expertise and insight to ongoing merger review for Westport Central School (WCS) and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School (ELCS) communities. more

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TICONDEROGA | When Marsha Lapointe sat down with her First United Church Sunday School class to explain how they could help their fellows this Christmas season it was, as these things go, an easy sell. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Giving, thanks and kindness were words to talk about during Early Bridges reading class last week. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Public Safety Committee took steps to find the right site for a proposed fire safety training building, a project that won $500,000 in grant funding through state Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) last April. more

The Sun

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