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PLATTSBURGH | For millions of children across the world, living without basic necessities is a harsh reality and the idea of gifts a foreign concept. That’s what local volunteers are working to change this holiday season as they gear up for... Read more

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WESTPORT | On a Monday evening at dusk, a white SUV backed up to the entrance to the Westport Bible Church. Read more

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WESTPORT | Operation Christmas Child is underway in the North Country with several packing parties upcoming. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | In a small, brightly-lit church in uptown Plattsburgh, a cluster of volunteers gathered last week to collect shoe boxes filled with gifts to send overseas. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – Ticonderoga St. Mary’s Catholic School 6th graders (from left) Riley Abare, Camryn Parrish, and Kathryn Moran have been packing boxes for Operation Christmas Child. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – Alina Aisina was a five-year-old child living in Central Asia when she was handed a gift-filled shoebox sent by children in the United States. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – Operation Christmas Child, led by Samaritan’s Purse, provides gifts for less fortunate children during the holiday season. Read more

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