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LAKE GEORGE | The person overseeing all of Lake George Village’s infrastructure is retiring and his associate of recent years will be taking over his position. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | A recent four-day survey of Lake George for Asian Clams indicates that these mollusks have spread to three new sites in Lake George, joining 24 other sites where the invasive species has been found. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | By nature, restaurants aren’t always known as good environmental stewards, from food that’s thrown away to a surfeit of plastics that can end up in the environment. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | An outdoor education area operated by the Lake George Association in late spring and early fall on village recreation center property is about to become more accommodating for students learning about stream ecology. Read more

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LEWIS | On Sept. 10, the Lewis Town Council will consider filing an official request to rename Mount Discovery as Mount Inez. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Two coaches representing four softball teams are seeking to establish their enterprises in Lake George and use the village recreation facilities as their home ballfields. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Two boat launches in northern Lake George will be locked down after hours beginning Sept. 6 as part of a pilot program to increase protection from aquatic invasive species on the lake, Department of Environmental Conservation... Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | The 2019 Lake George Jazz Weekend, considered one of the premier festivals of its kind nationally, will be featuring a lineup of internationally acclaimed musicians when it returns to the village Saturday Sept. 14 and Sunday Sept. 15... Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | The projected cost of Lake George Village’s wastewater treatment plant increased this week as the village board learned that engineering oversight and inspection and related costs will rise by $248,690. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | Move over, Nashville, Tennessee; Upqua, Oregon; Smyrna, Delaware;  and Springfield, Missouri — Lake George Village is likely to join your exclusive group. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | A Lake George woman who for years has exhibited a warm, welcoming demeanor as she has helped thousands of families plan their vacations in the region, was honored recently by Warren County officials several weeks before her retirement J Read more

The Sun

THURMAN | A woman who faithfully reported the news of Thurman residents for about 18 years passed away last week. Read more

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Post office inspectors, who for the past three years have been trying without apparent success to fasten upon H. Bernard Hawley, Lake George, the crime of stealing a registered mail pouch containing $22,500 in currency from a Hudson Valley... Read more

Community Columnists

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QUEENSBURY | Warren County Undersheriff Shawn Lamouree has decided to discontinue his campaign for county sheriff, and take an executive position in private enterprise. Read more

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BOLTON LANDING | A presentation on aquatic and terrestrial invasive plants — and how property owners can effectively and safely remove them — is to be held from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday Aug. 15 at the Hague Community Center. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | A local emergency medical technician walked up to the entrance of the Wayne Stock music festival Aug. 3 — the second day of the two-day event held in North Creek Ski Bowl Park —and he introduced himself to Tammy Bukovinsky... Read more

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Legal Notices

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LAKE GEORGE | Local municipal officials and leaders of environmental organizations expressed appreciation to U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik last week for her help in lining up a $500,000 grant to pay toward construction of the village’s new sewer plant... Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Plans to erect an Adirondack fire tower as a tourist attraction in Lake George’s Charles Wood Park took a major step forward last week after both Warren County and Lake George Village took action toward having one erected. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Lake George village’s indebtedness for the pending construction of a new $24 million sewer plant is to be reduced by 2.9 percent, after a new joint federal/state grant announced last week is factored into the plant’s financing. Read more

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    By Thom Randall

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    Nick Molinski (left rear) and his daughter Cora, 9, pose with the “rat rod” vehicle that Molinski fashioned out of scrapped vintage vehicles and salvaged junkyard parts, while show attendees Frank Carleton and his son Hunter from Chester VT (right) examine Molinski’s creation — which won a major award at the Lake George Adirondack Nationals Car Show last weekend.

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    By Thom Randall

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    On Sept. 8, the final day of the Lake George Adirondack Nationals Lake Car Show, Rob Newman poses with his 1954 Chevy 3100 pickup that won the year’s top award. Newman’s restored and customized Chevy has won multiple awards at the nation’s most prestigious car shows.