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TICONDEROGA | Property owners in southern Essex County received notification last week that their assessments are increasing, but town officials were quick to point out that this, in and of itself, does not mean that taxes are going up... Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce’s (TACC) 17th-annual Fundraiser Dinner and Auction will be held Friday, June 14, at The Barn at Lord Howe Valley from 5:30–10:30 p.m. Read more

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MORIAH | The Moriah Central School Drama Club has a 20-year history of amusing its audiences on stage, but its rehearsals can be pretty entertaining as well. Read more

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Last year, at the town hall meeting with Congresswoman Stefanik in Moriah, I expressed my concern that the congressional branch of our government was not fulfilling its role of oversight of the executive branch. Read more

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Twelve years ago, with the support of the Town of Moriah Board, a small steering committee organized the town-wide Earth Day. Over 200 volunteers hit the roads and streets cleaning up 80 miles of roadways and collected 11 tons of trash. Read more

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WESTPORT | The newly seated Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport School Board adopted a tentative first budget last week. Read more

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PORT HENRY | When people with physical challenges have business with the Town of Moriah they call employees in advance, who will then meet them outside the rampless office building at their cars. Read more

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MORIAH | Some time in early May, astronauts aboard the International Space Station, orbiting more than 200 miles above Earth, will take time from their routine to field questions from students at Moriah Central School. Read more

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MORIAH | Essex County lawmakers are asking that the state allow two correctional facilities here to remain open. Read more

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WESTPORT | The Essex County Sheriff’s Office announced Monday that officers had closed a case of possible animal cruelty in the Town of Westport. Read more

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Teams start 2019 season with PHS, Ticonderoga and Lake Placid as defending champs Read more

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Local softball teams get ready to play their season openers Read more

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Elizabethtown | Essex County is in the early stages of implementing a pilot program designed to address critical emergency service gaps and labor shortages. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County’s sales tax collections have continued to increase in the first months of 2019. Read more

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ROCHESTER | Cheerleading teams from Plattsburgh High, Moriah and Northern Adirondack will be in Rochester this weekend as they compete in the NYSPHSAA competitive cheering championships Saturday at Gordon Field House... Read more

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LEWIS | Emergency communication needs assessment began in Essex County with a brief study in 2001, before Sept. 11. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A proposal to increase the county’s tax on hotel rooms by 2 percent and direct that new revenue to fund local capital projects was put forward by the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) Monday. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The three-year reign of the Moriah Vikings as overall CVAC champions has come to an end. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Saranac’s Connor Kiroy said he has never hit anyone with an object he has thrown during a track and field competition. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A pair of returning NYSPHSAA Final Four teams will hold top seeds in the Section VII playoffs, along with the most storied girls program in sectional history as they seek their 20th — and final — sectional crown. Read more

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