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MORIAH | The Essex County Board of Supervisors adopted resolutions of appreciation Dec. 4 recognizing wellness committees at Elizabethtown-Lewis, Moriah and Ticonderoga Central Schools for dedication to the health of students and staff. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | You’ve probably seen more local bicyclists tooling around our backroads on fat tires. Yeah, we asked about it, too: What’s up with that? Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | Three years out of college, Eain Tierney had an engineering degree under his belt and was already earning wide acclaim as an upscale woodworker, a business he entered with his father, Scott. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Garrison Gym, a new 24-7 gym geared towards individuals of all fitness levels and interests opened in Ticonderoga on Sept. 29 Read more

The Sun

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SARANAC LAKE | After two years of steady progress, the Adirondack Health Foundation has surpassed the $12 million community goal established for the Future of Care Campaign. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Projects funded include new signage, road paint, landscaping Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Work to improve public health has paid off in Essex County. Read more

The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN | Whether you are a finely-tuned athlete, weekend warrior, casual walker or just a fan, everyone is welcome to come and be a part of the 38-year tradition known as the Doc Lopez Run for Health. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | With the help of the Essex and Clinton County, several local schools are getting a boost when it comes to promoting healthy lifestyles. Read more

The Sun

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JOHNSBURG | It seems safe to say that the interest in pickleball has not soured, and has in fact been growing in the North Country. Read more

The Sun

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SARANAC LAKE | Adirondack Health is sponsoring a new iteration of the Adirondack Health Symposium, this year titled “Healthy Everyday,” on Oct. 19. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | It’s time to dust off that treadmill. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE PLACID – The 22nd annual Adirondack Health Foundation Golf Tournament has raised $32,000 for the Future of Care Campaign. Read more

The Sun

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CADYVILLE — A new foot golf course in Cadyville is set to open on July 29. Read more

Sports

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LAKE PLACID — Adirondack Health has officially broken ground for their state-of-the-art health and medical center in Lake Placid. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA – St. Mary’s School of Ticonderoga students had a blast when Zumba instructor Katie Andersen came to school recently. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA – Members of the Ticonderoga Area Senior Center are enjoying new exercise equipment thanks to PRIDE of Ticonderoga. Read more

The Sun

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CHAMPLAIN — Want to do taekwondo? How about fly fishing? Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY — Vermont Sun Fitness Center of Middlebury and Vergennes, organizers of the Vermont Sun Half Marathon and (short) Triathlons, want to motivate people to have fun with their fitness this summer. Read more

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Report: Essex County has higher rates of obesity, premature death and lower access to care than state average Read more

The Sun

  • TaeKwon Do KICKS of Middlebury and Vergennes held a Break-a-Thon fundraiser to support Womensafe of Middlebury and the Navy-Marine Corp Relief Fund. A Break-A-Thon works the same as any other "A-Thon" but instead of walking or reading students get to break boards.

  • Keith Provost and Michelle Mosher run Powerhouse Gym in Plattsburgh, making a push for the athlete and helping anyone that comes through their doors.

  • Rutland Mayor Chris Louras joins Red Cross nurses and technicians in an urgent appeal for blood donors July 21. (GOLM photo)

  • Bette Davis, 1932 (Library of Congress)

  • GOLM blood donor: City of Rutland Mayor Chris Louras (GOLM photo)

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