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MIDDLEBURY | A former Middlebury company has won “Best Of Customer Service” on Houzz, a platform for home remodeling and design. Read more

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BRISTOL | Bristol Village Cohousing, a 14-unit eco-village neighborhood near the town center is now complete Read more

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HORICON | Horicon is cracking down on homeowners who are building without a permit. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE – The 9th-annual Friends of the Schroon Lake Library House and Garden Tour will feature five homes around Schroon Lake. Read more

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NORTH CREEK — Summer is officially in full bloom in North Creek. Read more

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Master Gardeners to share wisdom at annual springtime event Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — The town of Lake George is asking local property owners to do their part in tidying up the municipality. Read more

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MONTPELIER — Green Mountain Power has launched a new outreach campaign to raise awareness of the value of heat pumps to make homes more efficient and comfortable, especially with winter upon us. Read more

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WESTPORT — At least 12,300 homes and businesses across the North Country will benefit from the latest round of state broadband grants. Read more

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SARATOGA LAKE — The Furniture House at vanguard of cutting edge trends Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Erin Garrison is in the midst of introducing soy wax candles to the North Country. Read more

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PERU — More residents in Peru will be eligible for expanded natural gas service this year. Read more

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WESTPORT — Movement is underway to rid the town of junked cars visible from public roadways. Read more

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KEENE — Apex will open a sales office in Keene. Read more

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WALTHAM— A variety of elected officials, community members, and representatives from finance and nonprofit housing and energy efficiency organizations celebrated the opening of McKnight Lane. Read more

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BRISTOL - The owners of the Bristol Village Cohousing units will each be required to pay a monthly homeowners association fee ranging from the lower $300s to the upper $300s. Read more

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HUD Program, Housing for Underdeveloped: this program helps people with rental assistance. The last apartment I lived in was in Port Henry, NY. For two years I put up with black mold, lead paint and ceilings falling in. Read more

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AU SABLE FORKS — Fesette Realty opens new subdivision on Fern Lake Read more

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ROUSES POINT - The Village of Rouses Point Water Department and Public Works Department will resume village-wide unidirectional hydrant flushing from Aug. 15-26. Read more

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TICONDEROGA — Elected officials here say cleaning up rundown properties is a priority. Read more

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  • A common plant found along Vermont's roadsides and open areas may not appear harmful but its sap contains a chemical that causes serious skin reactions when exposed to sunlight. (Image courtesy of NOFA Vermont)

  • Charlie Nardozzi to speak with the Garden Club at the Ronald B. Stafford Center Tuesday, Aug. 11.

  • The City of Plattsburgh unveiled the Stormwater Bioretention Basin at the U.S. Oval Monday, July 27. The basin is a state-of-the-art green infrastructure project that reduces stormwater pollution and improves water quality of Lake Champlain.

  • Kent-Delord House Museum director Don Wickman shows the difference between regular cedar and the sustainable composite replacing the cedar in the future.

  • The Kent-Delord House Museum launched the Buy-A-Shingle Campaign to replace their roof. Pictured above: Some parts of the roof is already placed with the new sustainable composite that lasts 25 years longer than regular cedar.

  • Founder Leeward Babbie demonstrates how to use a washboard and vintage ringer washing machine. This demonstration will take place during the Homesteading and Woodworking Weekend June 27-28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.