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LAKE GEORGE | One week after Lake George Village Mayor Robert Blais was re-elected March 19 to his 13th consecutive term as CEO of upstate New York’s iconic tourist destination, Blais reminisced about his 63-year career in public service... 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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LAKE GEORGE | People from all over northeastern New York and beyond are expected to enjoy an array of family-oriented activities this weekend at the third installment of the 2019 Lake George Winter Carnival. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Whether it’s witnessing a canine talent show, singing at an open mic session, gathering around a bonfire on the beach, or gazing at fireworks, there’s an array of family-oriented activities planned for this weekend at the... Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Both people-powered privies and high-octane snowmobiles will be featured attractions in this weekend’s debut of the 2019 Lake George Winter Carnival. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Four favorable factors are combining to likely make this year’s Lake George Winter Carnival the most popular in recent history: Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Robert Blais, who has presided over the village for nearly 48 years, is running for re-election March 19 alongside trustees John Earl and Ray Perry. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Ten events have been granted promotional funding by Warren County  in the annual appropriation of county occupancy tax stipends. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The pending proposal to purchase a new aerial fire truck was raised again at the Feb. 12 Lake George Village Board meeting, following a public informational meeting six days earlier when the controversial idea appeared... Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Snowmobiles and sports cars will be charging across lake ice this weekend as the final installment of the 2018 Lake George Winter Carnival is held. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Crowds will be gazing at vehicles careening over ice and snow in high-octane races this weekend during the third installment of the legendary Lake George Winter Carnival. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Frigid weather earlier this winter means the 2018 Lake George Winter Carnival will feature all the crowd-pleasing activities traditionally held on the lake. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The preeminent winter social event of the area is scheduled for this weekend. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Ponies, mobile pedal-powered bars and a change in the fee schedule for events at the Festival Commons were on the agenda at last week’s Lake George Village Board meeting. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Two incumbents running in a three-way race March 21 for two open seats on the Lake George Village Board were re-elected by modest margins, each to a four year-term. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Both established and new events were granted financial assistance from Lake George town leaders as they awarded more than $88,500 in occupancy tax funds at the Feb. 13 town board meeting. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE —While the warmer than normal weather this month has prompted the cancellation of activities atop lake ice during the Lake George Winter Carnival, area residents and visitors have shrugged off the events’ absence and enjoyed the festival. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — With Mother Nature continuing to be stubborn about providing a traditional thick layer of lake ice, the volunteer organizers of Lake George Winter Carnival have compensated this week by providing several more shore-bound activities. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Participants of long-running carnival find creative solutions to fickle weather Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — The 2017 edition of the Lake George Winter Carnival debuts this weekend — with almost all of its events on land rather than atop the lake ice. Read more

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