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NEWCOMB | Jimmy Schaeffer was passing through Newcomb when the gas lamp on his dashboard lit up, indicating he was low on fuel. Mile after mile went by with nary a pump in sight. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Winter break is in full swing on campus at SUNY Plattsburgh, and that means many students are home with family and friends. But for those who stay behind for the full six weeks, something as simple as a hot meal remains elusive. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A little bit of time, and a set of old clothes, are all it takes. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | How many businesses started on a whim and are still around 30 years later? Read more

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I was in kindergarten in 1959, and while I remember a few personal and family moments of that far away year, I didn’t have much of an understanding of the wider world beyond my safe and secure boundaries. Read more



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WARRENSBURG — The fond dreams of many local advocates of the performing arts may become a reality if voters of the Warrensburg Central School District approve a capital project referendum set for 7 a.m. to 8p.m. Tuesday March 14. Read more

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