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PLATTSBURGH | Terezin, perhaps better known by the German “Theresienstadt,” in the Czech Republic, was the military fortress Habsburg Emperor Joseph II erected in honor of his mother, Empress Maria Theresa. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The years following the German occupation of Pardubice and the ensuing war were filled with a series of small deprivations and degradations that piled on top of each other and sapped the strength of the city’s Jews. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | In January of 1939, Adolf Hitler proclaimed that if a world war were to break out in response to his hegemony, it would result in the “annihilation of the Jewish race in Europe.” Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | What makes any one person a survivor? Is there a characteristic, an idiosyncrasy, that might lend itself to survival through one of history’s most horrific campaigns of mass genocide? Read more

The Sun

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Need a lift? Ride along with this volunteer driver and discover who you will meet today, and your destination, in this episode of ACTR Riders we title, “A Worldy Gentleman.” Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | Perhaps no peace has led to so much war. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | Sunday afternoon, Kristen Hanifin gazed out at dozens of people entering Festival Commons to attend Adirondack Christkindlmarkt. Read more

The Sun

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Emma Dodge Hanson

I first crossed an open border in Germany after the fall of the Berlin Wall, but before German unification. Read more

Guest Columnists

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NORTH CREEK | Area’s only German restaurant opens at base of Gore Mountain Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | Early afternoon on Oct. 8, John Luce — leader of the German band Inseldudler — looked up at the blue skies above the crowd filling Canada Street for the 7th annual Lake George Oktoberfest. Read more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | For senior Teerakan Fanbsuwannarak, the 2017-18 school year here will be full of new challenges and adventures. Read more

The Sun