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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga’s new $14 million water system produces water of such pH hardness that it is damaging machinery and making it difficult for residents to lather up, a town sewer and water committee was told last week. Read more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | Moriah took a step toward waterfront revitalization last week, conceptually approving construction of a rental cabin at its Bulwagga Bay campground. Read more

The Sun

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NORTH HUDSON | A decade ago, Muhammad “Mo” Ahmad was a businessman splitting his time between New York City and northern New Jersey when a friend told him about a business opportunity, a Sunoco station, in a place called Schroon Lake. Read more

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Miss Gladys Ryther was crowned in a voting contest conducted by L.F. Lynch, a Stony Creek merchant, extending over a period of several weeks. Miss Ryther, by a majority of more than two to one, has been declared the prettiest girl in the town. Read more

Community Columnists

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ESSEX | The Town of Essex has been experiencing phone service issues in recent weeks that have resulted in several residents without phone service for an extended duration of time. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | The 2019 Lake George Jazz Weekend, considered one of the premier festivals of its kind nationally, will be featuring a lineup of internationally acclaimed musicians when it returns to the village Saturday Sept. 14 and Sunday Sept. 15... Read more

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In this column, last week, I strived to bring the Chestertown Rural Cemetery’s most famous burial back, for just one more time, into the bright light of modern day. John Butler Yeats was a remarkable man and in his lonely grave, far from his... Read more

Community Columnists

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SCHROON LAKE | Derrick Denteh knows a thing or two about changing cultures. When he was 3, his parents felt he needed to spend some of his formative years in his ancestral homeland of Ghana, so then sent him from his home in the Bronx... Read more

The Sun

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SARANAC LAKE | The national Lights for Liberty movement was observed July 12. Locally, a few women from Saranac Lake created their own extension, holding a “safe space” gathering for those that wanted to share, and a candle-light vigil... Read more

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Since June 20, 1919, nothing has been seen or heard from Maud Ryther, a Stony Creek girl who went to New York City early last spring to work as a domestic. Read more

Community Columnists

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There are a few spots left in our fall New York City weekend trip but only until July 1! Read more

Community Columnists

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SARANAC LAKE | Kelly Metzgar’s home in Saranac Lake is also the headquarters of the Adirondack North Country Gender Alliance, an organization formed by Metzgar to unite and make a social haven for LGBTQ of the North Country. Read more

The Sun

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CASTLETON | The self-described “vicious circle” of New York City satirists, libertines and misanthropes called the Algonquin Round table also included stock membership with the now-defunct Neshobe Island Club on Lake Bomoseen. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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The Elizabethtown Social Center, in conjunction with North Wind Tours, presents our annual New York City Fall Weekend trip! Read more

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RUTLAND | Back in its heyday, the Rutland Railroad was the King of Steam in New England. Just after the Civil War, the Rutland & Burlington Railroad was reorganized and changed its name to the Rutland Railroad. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council last week authorized an agreement that would connect the city to a proposed state trail. Read more

The Sun

PLATTSBURGH | A New York City man accused of trafficking crack cocaine and fentanyl from New York City to Plattsburgh pleaded guilty in federal court last week. Read more

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New York state is a large, diverse and sometimes misunderstood state. Read more

Guest Columnists

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MIDDLEBURY | For many Middlebury area residents and college students, it’s a dream come true: Amtrak passenger train service to New York City. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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