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LAKE GEORGE | With an intent to minimize the carbon footprint of local government, the Lake George town board is considering entering an electricity purchasing agreement with a company that builds and maintains solar farms in the northeast U.S. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | Join renowned conservation biologist and photographer Larry Master to discover the birds and the butterflies of the John Brown Farm State Historic Site. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | As the Johnsburg Town Board awarded occupancy tax funds Jan. 3, the public learned that plans are moving forward for the revival of the Upper Hudson Bluegrass Festival after its two-year hiatus. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | Cycle Adirondacks, the Adirondack Foundation and the Cloudsplitter Foundation have donated $5,045 to community generated projects in Speculator, Inlet and North Creek as part of its CycleADK Gives program. Read more

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TICONDEROGA – The International Paper Foundation has recently awarded Fort Ticonderoga a grant to plant a shoreline buffer garden to educate visitors on how native plants prevent erosion and promote pollination. Read more

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Bees are a familiar part of Vermont rural landscape, especially for those farmers and hobbyists who enjoy the challenges and rewards of beekeeping for either fun or profit—or both. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — The growing buzz you hear in Vermont this spring may not be from bees gathering pollen so much, as from the growing concern of the threat to our bee population. Read more

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WESTPORT — Join CCE educators and guest speakers for a series of five classes focusing on the importance of pollinators in the environment. Read more

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