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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

The Sun

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NORTH CREEK |  “Old Ski Movie Night III” will be held at the Tannery Pond Community Center on Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. to raise funds for the North Creek Railway Depot Museum. Read more

The Sun

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LONG LAKE | Thirteen teams braved the cold for the Feeling Long Lakey Polar Plunge in Long Lake last month. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | A number of organizations and promoters will be receiving occupancy tax funding for their 2019 events and initiatives after the joint Lake George Occupancy Tax Committee decided how to divvy up $157,600 in bed tax revenues. Read more

The Sun

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WESTPORT |  Westport Central School’s (WCS) K-12 students made $150 donations to Community Action Angels, the Westport Food Shelf and the North Country SPCA after raising funds by “collecting” acts of kindness. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The FitzPatrick Cancer Center is bringing together lovers of food and art alike next month for a fundraiser to benefit local cancer patients. Read more

The Sun

I have the privilege of serving on the annual United Way campaign team. Read more

Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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RUTLAND | There is a growing number of charity events around the region, all of them excellent causes and worthy of support. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

For the past several years, I’ve focused both my financial donations and volunteer efforts almost exclusively on the United Way for one reason: results. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Community residents, clergy and businesses began the process of recovery, after a mid-afternoon fire the day after New Year’s destroyed the historic Schroon Lake Community Church and heavily damaged the neighboring parsonage... Read more

The Sun

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VERGENNES | When it comes to helping their neighbors, Americans are generous. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Nate Boule scored a hat trick as the Plattsburgh High Hornets took down the Beekmantown Eagles, 7-1, in boys hockey while the community raised more than $3,000 for charity at Plattsburgh State’s Ronald B. Stafford Ice Arena last Friday. Read more

Sports

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WESTPORT | On a Monday evening at dusk, a white SUV backed up to the entrance to the Westport Bible Church. Read more

The Sun

TICONDEROGA | Fundraising is underway for the Best 4th In The North Celebration and will continue with the annual Best 4th In The North Chicken BBQ on Thursday, Nov. 29 at the Knights of Columbus in downtown Ticonderoga at 5 p.m. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | SUNY Plattsburgh students have teamed up with North Country Mission of Hope to raise $5,000. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY - The Middlebury Police Department and Two Brothers Tavern teamed up for a special night of music and fundraising Nov. 3 at the Notte nightclub located below  the tavern. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | With the televised debates now in the rearview, candidates for New York’s 21st Congressional District are fanning out this weekend to make their final pitch to voters. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council last week unanimously approved a resolution authorizing Plattsburgh City Police Chief Levi Ritter to sign a rental agreement to open a new police community outreach office on Margaret Street. Read more

The Sun

I disagree with The Sun’s Oct. 6 editorial. Read more

Letters to the Editor