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WARRENSBURG | Warren County’s leading economic development guru recently outlined measures Warrensburg’s leaders and local businesses could undertake to achieve greater commercial vitality. Read more

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RAY BROOK | At their February monthly meeting, Adirondack Park Agency planners noted application is complete for planned renovations of the Olympic Center in Lake Placid. Read more

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PORT HENRY | True to its past, Port Henry has an iron-mining museum packed with artifacts, photos and documents, some of which are still in boxes waiting to be cataloged. Read more

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Mosaic Wall OTTG group

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NORTH CREEK | People of all ages are welcome to help finish North Creek’s famed mosaic wall by joining weekly workshop sessions to be held over the next two months in Tannery Pond Community Center. Read more

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Conor McGrath Sm

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One-year-old Conor McGrath was badly burned on Christmas Eve and is currently undergoing skin grafts and other treatment at the Shriners Hospital for Children in Boston. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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LAKE PLACID | Same place, same dates, same streets, 40 years since and the legacy continues in honor of the XIII Olympic Winter Games. Read more

The Sun

Peru Sewer Meeting

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PERU | Plans are in place for $4.6 million in upgrades that include two new pumping stations and about 11,000 feet of new lines across parts of the town. But 44 home and business owners could potentially act as a roadblock. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | The Johnsburg Public Library’s Corner Gallery will feature the photography of David R. Braley during the months of January and February. Read more

News Briefs - New York

Rich Lark in Oath Of Office 2019 Jan

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WARRENSBURG | Several people have stepped down last from their positions on the town of Warrensburg’s governing boards, and other citizens were appointed to take their place. Read more

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Fatal Fire Strodel Home

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WARRENSBURG | A well-known former Warrensburg business proprietor and his wife perished in a fire last week that consumed their Schroon River Road home, according to county and local officials. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Green Mountain National Forest is a destination for many backcountry skiers of Addison & Rutland counties. An event scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 9, at the Vermont Ski & Snowboard Museum in Stowe, is attracting skiers. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

Copperfield Inn Winter

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NORTH CREEK | Following a disagreement on paying owed taxes to Warren County, the owners of the North Creek’s Copperfield Inn sold the lodging and food establishment. The money from the sale is going towards paying off the debt owed to the county. Read more

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PERU | Residents will get a chance to learn about the $4.6 million sewer collection system upgrade project set to happen this year during an informational meeting this month. Read more

News Briefs - New York

Turning Back The Pages

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Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of our late president, stated her opposition to the Adirondack Northway being presently built on the grounds that it would “destroy those beautiful pines.” Read more

Community Columnists

CROWN POINT Redemption

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CROWN POINT | Crown Point Redemption Plus is under new ownership and will operate on a new schedule starting Jan. 12. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Essex County Industrial Development Agency, in partnership with the Town of Ticonderoga and the Ti Area Chamber of Commerce, was awarded a 2019 Adirondack Park Community Smart Growth Grant Program for a Microenterprise Program. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury Town Manager Kathleen Ramsay announced that the town is currently advertising for candidates for appointment to the Addison County Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors for the 2020 calendar year. Read more

News Briefs - Vermont

Long Lake Polar Plunge

Photos by Jim Lanthier

LONG LAKE | For North Country folks who just can’t get enough of our cold winters, the town of Long Lake Parks and Recreation Department is once again hosting its annual Feeling Long Lake-y Polar Plunge on Saturday, Dec. 28, at 1 p.m. Read more

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Essex Town Hall - Ballroom at Wright’s Inn

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ESSEX | Town staff have moved into newly renovated rooms on the second floor of the town hall here. The $160,000 project is finished, having cleared debris, repaired walls and torn plaster to remake space that had been unused for decades. Read more

The Sun

Lights On parade 2019

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NORTH CREEK | The Town of North Creek held its 23rd annual three day Lights On! event the first weekend of December. Read more

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