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Gidget is the sweetest dog you may ever meet. Young or old, canine or feline, no matter who, Gidget would love to be friends! Read more

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KEENE | Black and white decor with chandeliers — in a tent — will present an elegant backdrop for this year’s Paws Cause: Tuxedos & Tails. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The Town of Plattsburgh hosted its first ever “Hunger Games” to raise money for charity June 8. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | The Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce’s fourth-annual Golf Tournament will be held Sunday, June 2, at the Cronin’s Golf Resort in Warrensburg. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | As a fundraiser for its 2020 reunion extravaganza, the Ticonderoga Alumni Association will host a chicken barbecue and an evening of entertainment Saturday, May 18. , Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | When the 27th North Country Honor Flight participants leave their send-off ceremony Saturday, they will have additional company for part of their parade route to Plattsburgh International Airport. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce’s (TACC) 17th-annual Fundraiser Dinner and Auction will be held Friday, June 14, at The Barn at Lord Howe Valley from 5:30–10:30 p.m. Read more

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PITTSFORD | The Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) is holding a yard sale to raise money for the homeless animals. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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SCHROON LAKE | Deb Shufelt-Dine and Matt Dine, with special guest musicians from the New York Musical Community, will present an evening of classical music to benefit the Schroon Lake Community Church Saturday, May 4, at 7 p.m... Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Businesses and individuals interested in promoting recovery and prevention of substance use in the community are invited to sponsor the annual Champlain Valley Family Center (CVFC) for Drug Treatment and Youth Services, Inc. 5K... Read more

The Sun

Over the years, the Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) in Pittsford estimates it has cared for or assisted over 113,000 animals including dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, birds and, in the early years, skunks, loons, fawns, goats and horses... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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GABRIELS | Hundreds of cyclists and supporters will gather Sept. 29 at Tucker Farms in Gabriels for the fourth-annual Bike the Barns. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Ten years ago this fall, Jeremiah Monroe of Brant Lake — and a graduate of North Warren High School — sacrificed his life for his nation. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Jennie Lou Gunning says that the Broadway musical “Phantom of the Opera” has always been her “dream theme” for a dance recital. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga High School Drama Club will present the comedy-drama “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” on Friday, April 5, at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 6, at 2 p.m... Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | The proprietor of a Lake George fashion boutique and salon is holding a fundraiser this weekend to raise money to aid the homeless as well as to assist a local charity. Read more

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BRANT LAKE | A limited number of tickets are now on sale for a time-tested North Country fundraiser that for two decades has supported research into therapies for spinal cord injuries. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The United Way of the Adirondack Region is closing their 2019 fundraising campaign with a projected total of $688,750. Read more

The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN | One day each winter, the creativity and humor of area residents is showcased as bizarre contraptions glide down Chestertown’s Dynamite Hill ski slope and spectators cheer. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | The Johnsburg Central School District was faulted in a recent state audit for failing to adequately document extracurricular purchases and cash advances, and neglecting to collect sales tax during school fundraisers. Read more

The Sun

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    LEMONAIDES — Young volunteers Jamisyn Baker, Sophia Tedesco, Maguire Baker, and Jaryn Mazzariello-Peer crewed a lemonade stand last week to help raise money, with the Southwestern Council On Aging, for the 2015 Walk-to-End Alzheimer’s. Members of the Rutland City Fire Department stopped by to show their support and purchase some hirst-quenching lemonade. The Rutland Walk-to-End Alzheimer’s will be held Saturday, Sept, 12, in Main Street Park located along U.S. Route 7. For details, contact Heather L Baker at 802-786-5990 or hbaker@svcoa.net.

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    The Rutland County Women’s Shelter provides advocacy and shelter for women experiencing domestic and sexual violence. Pictured: HopeLine’s grant of $10,000 to the Rutland County Women’s Network & Shelter to replace a washer and dryer in the shelter and an additional set of appliances.

  • The Ticonderoga Fire Department Auxilary basket party on Monday, Aug. 3, is expected to a draw a big crowd to the Ticonderoga firehouse. Money raised goes to benefit the fire department.

  • Internationally acclaimed painter Cate Mandigo will be holding a show and sale on two Wednesdays — July 29 and Aug. 5 at the Helpers Fund office in Chestertown — with half of the proceeds going to the charity. Her paintings and prints will be deeply discounted as a way to give back to the community, she said. The Helpers Fund office is located across state Rte. 9 from the Chester Municipal Center. Photo provided

  • The Strand Theatre is closely approaching complete restoration because of hard work and dedication from the Strand Center for the Arts, volunteers and people who donated.

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    Brownie smile - Val Goff shares a smile with Edie Jane Goff who just had her face painted. The duo attended the Have-A-Heart fundraiser at the Elizabethtown Fish & Game Club on Friday, July 24 which benefitted Westport student Connor Martin.