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ELIZABETHTOWN | More than 20 local libraries will participate in the North Country’s first-ever “Library Crawl” June 15. Organizers said this event is designed for local families to rediscover libraries in the area. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Luke struggled to read and write. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The “READY4REAL: Education Programming Powered by ETS,” a series of interactive career and life preparedness lessons aimed toward high school and college students, has launched. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | In a developing island nation a thousand miles from home, Schroon Lake speech-language pathologist Jeanette Weber noticed some striking differences, of course, but also some striking similarities. Read more

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MORIAH | Upon retirement, many people are able to sit back and marvel at how much their organization has grown. Read more

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ROUSES POINT | The Champlain Children’s Learning Center has been awarded $4,000 through the Adirondack Foundation’s Generous Acts Fund, and the preschool has already used the money to expand their offerings. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Officials from the local business, government, education, health and law enforcement sectors are teaming up on a new housing and lifeskills campus on the former U.S.Air Force Base. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | The Keene Valley Library Association has won two major grant awards. Read more

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I am writing to publicly declare my support for our library, and for all the libraries in New York state. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Crown Point Central School received a grant from the International Paper Foundation to help support a new Family Literacy Program at the school, and they’re putting it to use. Read more

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PORT HENRY — Literacy Volunteers of Essex and Franklin Counties (LVEF) has been awarded $2,000 grant by the International Paper Foundation to underwrite printing costs for the organization’s brochures, annual report and newsletter. Read more

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WARRENSBURG — The Parenting Apart Program at the Cornell Cooperative Extension announced it is the recipient of $1,500 from the Stewart’s Holiday Grant program, which runs between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN — Chestertown has authorized a $3,500 gift to the Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area as part of a $120,000 fundraising effort. Read more

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INDIAN LAKE — “Tall Tales and Short Tunes: Family Literacy Through Story and Song,” a program hosted by the Indian Lake Library, is set for May 10 at 1 p.m. in the Indian Lake Theater. Read more

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