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The grass has risen… The music furnished by the Warrensburgh band for the Memorial Day exercises was excellent and was the subject of much favorite comment. The band plans many open-air concerts for this coming summer. Read more

Community Columnists

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PLATTSBURGH | Throughout the Town of Plattsburgh, banners are proudly displayed along the sides of roads, specifically Smithfield Boulevard, Plaza Boulevard and on the Route 3-22B split from Hammond Lane. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Local American Legion official Gene Pierce gazed out at the crowd of several hundred citizens gathered May 27 for Warrensburg’s annual Memorial Day ceremony. Read more

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Memorial Day is an American holiday observed on the last Monday of May honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Read more

Guest Columnists

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TICONDEROGA | All are invited to experience the Ticonderoga area Memorial Day Weekend with multiple celebrations, events and family focused opportunities in Hague, Crown Point and Ticonderoga. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | As Memorial Day approached, the Hometown Heroes banner project came to Ticonderoga last week, as images of local soldiers went up on town utility poles as a proud band of veterans and supporters followed along. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | As the American Legion celebrates its centennial this year, Boquet Valley Post 551 marks 91 years of service to veterans and community here. Read more

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I live in the small community of Bolton Landing. I walk all the time and look up and see our beautiful flag flying but sometimes it is torn or faded badly. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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LAKE GEORGE | Pleas for unity, peace and responsible citizenship were heard by about 120 area residents recently as they witnessed the dedication of the new Lake George Veterans Memorial plaza. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors, along with county staff, took a moment last week to honor those who had fallen in service of their country as well as those who had passed from the county ranks. Read more

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RAY BROOK | Current and retired members of Troop B of the New York State Police came together to remember those who had gone before them in the annual Memorial Day service last week. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Throughout the North Country, residents will gather together to remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice in service of their country during Memorial Day ceremonies on Monday, May 28. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | National pride and patriotism will take center stage across northern Warren County this weekend, as local citizens and area visitors unite to celebrate Memorial Day with parades and ceremonies. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Memorial Day weekend in the Ticonderoga area is filled with multiple celebrations, events, and family-focused opportunities. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga has a special museum exhibit and programming for Memorial Day weekend that honors the Armed Forces of the United States. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | A North Carolina has been arrested in connection with a sexual assault on a minor that occurred in Lake George during Memorial Day weekend. Read more

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RUTLAND | Chapter 1, Vietnam Veterans of America, will rededicate the Rutland County Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Main Street Park in Rutland Saturday, Nov. 11, at 10 a.m. Read more

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LEWIS | The Veteran’s Memorial park in Lewis is nearing construction’s end. Read more

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VERGENNES – Vergennes resident Dr. Monique Thurston marched in the Vergennes Memorial Day Parade May 29. Read more

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WARRENSBURG — Rain canceled Warrensburg’s  annual Memorial Day parade for the first time in at least 35 years, but the patriotic spirit of local citizens wasn’t dampened regardless of the weather. Read more

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