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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

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Five-time Grammy Award nominee and Steinway artist Christian Sands will bring his jazz trio to the Middlebury Mahaney Arts Center on Friday, Feb.  22 at 7:30 p.m. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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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

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | It’s not too soon to start thinking about the end of winter — is it? Read more

The Sun

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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

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | All are invited to discover British garrison life in February 1775, three months before Ticonderoga was pulled into the American War of Independence, at the Fort Ticonderoga living history event set for Feb. 16. Read more

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INDIAN LAKE | The annual SNOCADE winter festival will be held in Indian Lake Feb. 15-24. Read more

The Sun

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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

The Sun

KEESEVILLE | A production of “Steel Magnolias” has been organized by members of the Artistry Community Theatre as their first show of 2019. Read more

The Sun

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NORTH CREEK |  “Old Ski Movie Night III” will be held at the Tannery Pond Community Center on Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. to raise funds for the North Creek Railway Depot Museum. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | After a one-year hiatus, the Ticonderoga Festival Guild Players will be back in action in 2019, performing a dinner-theater murder mystery later this month at the Best Western hotel. Read more

The Sun

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NEWCOMB | Adventurers who have an interest in both history and the outdoors will have two more weekends this winter to get a special look at the Camp Santanoni Historic Area, an architectural masterpiece nestled deep in the woods of Newcomb. Read more

The Sun

NORTH HUDSON | Representatives of the central Adirondack Five Towns coalition expressed disappointment and a degree of anger last week over a lawsuit filed by two environmental groups intended to prevent the state from building a 140-foot bridge... Read more

The Sun

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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

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | For well more than a century, socializing outdoors while drinking adult beverages in Lake George Village and Bolton Landing has been a popular pastime — in the balmy months. Read more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | The Depot Theatre in Westport comes cleverly disguised as an Amtrak station. 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

The Sun

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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

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | The talked-about motion picture “Burning” will be screened Saturday, Jan. 19, 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. at the Middlebury College Sunderland Language Center in Dana Auditorium. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | The art song “dream team” of British tenor Mark Padmore and compatriot pianist Paul Lewis will perform as part of the Middlebury Performing Arts Series (PAS) on Friday, Jan. 18 at 7:30 p.m. at the Mahaney Arts Center’s Robison Hall. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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  • Members of the Downtown Association in Plattsburgh meeting at Champlain Wine Company on City Hall Place.

  • During the 2013 edition of the World’s Largest Garage Sale, bargain-hunters walk up Main St. in Warrensburg. The sale offers virtually everything from dollar-store items, tools and household goods to valuable antiques and rare collectibles. This year’s great sale, officially to be held Saturday Oct. 3 through Sunday Oct. 4, is to offer train rides for visitors seeking to avoid the traffic and parking woes — as well as the ‘Family Fun Zone’ which features free entertainment and activities for those weary of shopping.

  • A common plant found along Vermont's roadsides and open areas may not appear harmful but its sap contains a chemical that causes serious skin reactions when exposed to sunlight. (Image courtesy of NOFA Vermont)

  • 4-H Club Jamboree winners: Clayton Fenton (honorable mention); Anna Cassidy (bronze), Madeline Chairvolotti (silver), and Nigel Waring (gold). (Photo by Lisa Muzzey)