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DANNEMORA | Village of Dannemora Parks and Recreation has opened the village rink for the season and has ice skates, hockey helmets and skate aids available on a first come, first serve basis. Read more

News Briefs - New York

MORRISONVILLE | Due to recent bouts of warmer weather, American Legion Post 1619’s always popular weekend Winterfest has been pushed back until mid-February. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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PLATTSBURGH | Winter can make just about anything seem unappealing. But, in about a year from now, this park could begin to look very different, and not just because of the snow melting. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | Schroon Lake will celebrate its 34th annual Olde Thyme Christmas starting on Tuesday as, according to Chamber Executive Director Susan Palisano, “the town looks like a Christmas card.” Read more

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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

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SCHROON LAKE | Schroon Lake’s fourth-generation (at least) ice rink opened last month, under a pavilion that will make the facility a year-round attraction. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | After hosting what was believed to be a record crowd last weekend for the third installment of the 2019 Lake George Winter Carnival, event officials are now predicting another large crowd for the Carnival’s finale... Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | One day each winter, the creativity and humor of area residents is showcased as bizarre contraptions glide down Chestertown’s Dynamite Hill ski slope and spectators cheer. Read more

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BRANT LAKE | The ever-popular annual Brant Lake Winter Carnival returns this weekend with an array of family-oriented activities. Read more

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BRANT LAKE | Northern Warren County’s premier outdoor winter event returns next weekend with an array of family-oriented activities. Read more

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LONG LAKE | One of the region’s most anticipated wintertime events is returning this weekend, as the 18th annual Long Lake Winter Carnival is to be held Saturday Jan 19 at Mount Sabattis. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Youth Hockey (PYH) Association received a donation of $1,000 from the Dick’s Sporting Goods store in Plattsburgh on Dec. 23. Read more

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ROUSES POINT | A new coat of paint isn’t the only thing new at the Rouses Point Civic Center. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Family ice skating and bowling programs sponsored by the Town of Plattsburgh Parks and Recreation Department will run through the winter. Read more

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MINERVA – Sixty participants got their outdoor fix Feb. 18, sliding, skating and playing broom ball at the Minerva Lake Winter Recreation Area. Read more

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BRANT LAKE — Featuring new activities as well as treasured traditions, northern Warren County’s premier frigid festival is to be held this weekend. Read more

The Sun

On behalf of the town board and the citizens of Crown Point, I publicly acknowledge the accomplishments of the local youth commission and volunteers ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

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MINERVA – The Donnelly Beach Winter Recreation area in Minerva was the place to be on Saturday, January 14. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN — Town of Chester citizens who helped upgrade the popular local ski venue known as Dynamite Hill Recreation area were commended Dec. 31 as a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held for the improvements. Read more

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ROUSES POINT — Almost 100 skaters plan to heat up the ice with fiery performance next week. Read more

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