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ROUSES POINT | The Village of Rouses Point was recently awarded $213,000 to revamp the local sports fields, playgrounds and park infrastructure. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga has been selected as a trailhead for the planned Empire State Trail, a multi-use route expected to open in 2020. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | Diamond Point Beach won’t be closed during the off-season as was proposed earlier this year. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | With the snip of a pearly-white ribbon, a new riverside rec area opened in the Town of Plattsburgh. Read more

The Sun

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INDIAN LAKE | The Town of Indian Lake and the Indian Lake Community Development Corporation will host the 5th annual Adirondack Challenge Festival, July 27 - 29. Read more

The Sun

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KEENE | The state has rolled out the first phase in a multi-year plan to address overuse on some of the Adirondacks’ most popular hiking trails. Read more

The Sun

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NORTH HUDSON | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has formally approved the Boreas Pond classification, calling the state’s recent acquisition a “national treasure” as he signed the deal recommended by the Adirondack Park Agency last month. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Board of Supervisors is asking the regional office of the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) for help in upgrading and maintaining several state-owned boat launches throughout the county. Read more

The Sun

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RAY BROOK | Adirondack Park Agency commissioners on Thursday unanimously approved the permit for the 91-acre Gateway to the Adirondacks at North Hudson project. Read more

The Sun

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RUTLAND | Rutland Youth Theatre will stage the classic story of “The Pied Piper of Hamelin” presented as an original operetta by the late Marjorie Otis Gifford, from the poem by Robert Browning. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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

The Sun

TICONDEROGA | Ti’coustics will have its annual Christmas music show on Wednesday, Dec. 20 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Fort View Inn. Read more

The Sun

RAY BROOK | A state Supreme Court judge denied Protect the Adirondack’s 2013 legal challenge that halted construction of Class II Community Connector trails in the Adirondack Park. Read more

The Sun

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It’s that time of year when we dust off our bully pulpit and tell everyone to go vote. Read more

Editorials

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RAY BROOK | Looking toward solutions to congested parking and traffic on the Route 73 corridor through his town, Keene Supervisor Joe Pete Wilson Jr. said the town’s shuttle has worked. Read more

The Sun

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JOHNSBURG | Former Johnsburg supervisor Sterling Goodspeed told the Johnsburg Town Board it should “think outside the box” in order to get a $15 million impact from expanded Gore Mountain project. Read more

The Sun

We are very concerned with the Iowa Pacific’s plan to move and store old rail cars in the Adirondack Park. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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ELIZABETHTOWN | It’s go time for supporters of Proposal 3. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County’s tourism marketing agency says visitors spent $63 each last year for every dollar spent on getting them here. Read more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | A Townwide Waterfront Revitalization Strategy is coming to help guide the Town of Schroon. Read more

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