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ELIZABETHTOWN | Identity of the new Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport Central School District is in discussion by students, staff and stakeholders as part of ongoing Transition Advisory Team work. Read more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | The newly seated Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport School Board adopted a tentative first budget last week. Read more

The Sun

I watch as Essex County looks to apply another band-aid, a land bank to purchase abandoned, blighted properties. Read more

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After five years at The Sun — the past two as managing editor — I’m moving on to new opportunities. Read more

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WESTPORT | Now that the merger vote is in the rearview and a new school board elected, the real work begins. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Voters opted for a blend of experience and fresh faces in selecting candidates for the new Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport Central School Board. Read more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | As the Elizabethtown-Lewis Lions took to the court in Westport Jan. 28, the back of their warmups said it all. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Nineteen candidates have announced they will seek spots on the Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport School Board. Read more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | Nineteen residents of the newly formed Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport school district are seeking one of seven seats on the new school board. Read more

The Sun

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In light of the recent vote to merge the Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School (ELCS) and Westport Central School (WCS), the board of directors of the Elizabethtown Social Center has decided to update our residency requirements for membership... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | On the heels of the school district merger, the Elizabethtown Social Center (ESC) will expand their Teen Rec Program membership to include students from Westport Central. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Voters of the new consolidated Elizabethtown-Lewis Central and Westport Central School District will head the polls Jan. 29 to select a new school board. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Voters have signed off on Champlain Valley Educational Services’ (CVES) $29.8 million capital project. Read more

The Sun

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OLMSTEDVILLE | For nearly 25 years, the schools at Minerva and Newcomb have shared student athletes in order to have enough players to fill out the roster in team sports. Read more

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

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

Letters to the Editor

On Tuesday, Dec. 4, the residents of Westport, Elizabethtown and Lewis will vote for or against a merger of the two school districts. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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

Editorials

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