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MIDDLEBURY | Several Vermont lawmakers and community leaders are expressing concerns that harsh state policies, rules, and regulations continue to negatively affect the lives and livelihoods of lower-income Vermonters. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Fun and games are what Jackie Cameron lives and breathes every day as general manager of the family entertainment center at the Comfort Inn in Plattsburgh. But the push to attract more of our neighbors to the north is leading to... Read more

The Sun

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SCHROON | On Dec. 23 the Schroon Lions Club distributed 46 holiday baskets of cheer in the towns of Schroon and North Hudson. These holiday baskets have been a tradition of the Schroon’s Lions Club for well over 50 years. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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PERU | The Keeseville-Peru Ecumenical Choir helped people get into the Christmas spirit with two concerts just days before the holiday. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Freedom and Christmas: two words that sum up this time of year for children across the region, while also bringing up feelings of dread for parents who must work during the winter holiday break. Read more

The Sun

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PERU | A plot that has played out on televisions across the region every holiday season hit the stage at Peru High School this month. The drama club presented the play version of the popular 1983 movie “A Christmas Story.” Read more

The Sun

Jan Gosselin

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This year, due to my wheelchair confinement, my time is not consumed with decorating our home for the holidays and baking sweet treats so I do a lot of melancholy daydreaming. Read more

Community Columnists

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WARRENSBURG | Hundreds of people from near and far attended Christmas in Warrensburgh last weekend despite chilly weather and competing holiday festivals in the region. Read more

The Sun

TUPPER LAKE | Tupper Arts will be holding this year’s 2019 Snow Ball holiday celebration at the Wild Center on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Read more

News Briefs - New York

LAKE GEORGE | The PTSO (Parent Teacher Student Organization) Holiday Craft Fair will take place Dec. 14 at Lake George Elementary School from 10 a.m. to noon. Read more

News Briefs - New York

LONG LAKE | The Long Lake United Methodist Church (Route 30) will present its annual holiday concert on Friday, Dec. 20, at 7 p.m. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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TICONDEROGA | In keeping with one Ticonderoga-area holiday tradition, the Hancock House will again host TACC’s December and Holiday Networking Event, Thursday, Dec. 12 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. This year’s decorating theme is “Pearls in History.” Read more

The Sun

UVM Crown Point Turkey

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CROWN POINT | It’s counterintuitive, but then again it’s not: You go to the doctor and he writes you a prescription for good food. Read more

The Sun

‘Lite Up the Village’

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LAKE GEORGE | South Queensbury firefighters pilot one of their firetrucks — bedecked to celebrate the season — down Canada Street in Lake George during the firefighting-vehicle parade held during the popular “Lite Up the Village” event. Read more

News Briefs - New York

HOLIDAY TRAIN

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PORT HENRY | Christmas may come without ribbons and it may come without tags, but last Wednesday it definitely came with rain. No matter. Hundreds of soggy but happy people turned out to celebrate. Read more

The Sun

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NORTH CREEK | Johnsburg and North Creek are kicking off the holiday season with a variety of festive events. Read more

The Sun

PERU | Peru Drama Club presents “A Christmas Story!” Join in your favorite holiday tradition, complete with that “fra-gee-lay” leg lamp of a major award, the pink bunny suit, the stuck tongue and that genuine Red Ryder 300-shot range model air rifle Read more

News Briefs - New York

VERGENNES | John Graham Housing & Services candlelight vigil for the homeless Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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LAKE GEORGE | Adirondack Christkindlmarkt, a holiday festival embracing a centuries-old European tradition, is returning to Lake George Festival Commons Friday, Dec. 6, through Sunday, Dec. 8 Read more

The Sun

TICONDEROGA | Ti Chamber, local businesses partner for an evening of holiday music, lights, specials Read more

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    Trick or Treat on Safety Street will return to Plattsburgh’s Crete Civic Center on Oct. 27.