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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga has been awarded $465,000 through a highly competitive grant program for restoration of a defensive stonework on the north side of the fort. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Discovery of 1770s-era burial ground in Lake George prompts talk of preserving plot as historic site Read more

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STOWE | Celebrated snowboarder and author Brian L. Knight will discuss his new book, “Snowboarding in Southern Vermont; From Burton to the U.S. Open,” at the Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum in Stowe, Vermont on Friday, Feb. 1, at 6 p.m. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | A woman who not only established a prominent Warrensburg inn but helped launch a local cultural renaissance in the 1980s is being remembered by her friends and associates after her passing. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Work is slated to begin to refurbish the county-owned building anchoring the fairgrounds in Westport. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Somehow, the Christ Episcopal Church in Port Henry has made it this far. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | With the help of a grant from the International Paper Foundation, the Ticonderoga Heritage Museum has initiated a program to better preserve its extensive collection of documents and photographs. Read more

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CROWN POINT | It’s just a sign, except it isn’t. It’s a life. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Among the seven preservation awards given this year by Adirondack Architectural Heritage are two public properties, both of which earned distinction due in large part to community support. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County Clerk Joseph Provoncha won statewide honors in Albany for his work in preserving important documents, organizing archives and making them accessible to the public. Read more

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Cynthia Nixon squared off in their first and only debate last week ahead of the Democratic primary contest on Sept. 13. Read more

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WESTPORT | Essex County leaders are looking to develop marketing tools to expand use of the Essex County Fairgrounds. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Sounds of the pipe organ at the Church of the Good Shepherd sometimes slip through the vestibule onto Williams Street on Sundays. Read more

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ESSEX | With the new year moving toward spring, town officials and residents here are considering possible uses of the second floor in their historic town hall. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga is getting a $2.45 million state grant to restore the historic Pell Pavilion at the site. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Master Mason Darrell W. LaFrance Sr. of the Crown Point State Historic Site has been recognized by the state for his work at the forts. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | County lawmakers have authorized the relocation of county employees from the Cornell Cooperative Building in Westport to the Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall in Lewis. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County won big with the state Regional Economic Council Awards. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga did a preservation survey to review its needs on things like security, environment and storage of historic materials. Read more

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HAGUE | The steeple is falling off the Hague Baptist Church. Read more

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