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LAKE GEORGE | For about two weeks, a group of professional and volunteer archeologists have been sifting through many tons of dirt excavated from a construction site in Lake George Village where 18th century human bones were unearthed... Read more

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ADDISON | Seven Vermont state-owned historic sites opened their doors for the 2019 season. This collection of sites offers 80 historic structures along with over 1,000 acres of forest and farmland. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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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

The Sun

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CROWN POINT | Coot Hill, just over 1,000 feet above sea level, has a stony summit frosted with a stubble of blueberries and juniper. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Local officials unveiled preliminary designs for a new waterfront park last week. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | All are invited to discover British garrison life in February 1775, three months before Ticonderoga was pulled into the American War of Independence, at the Fort Ticonderoga living history event set for Feb. 16. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Submissions are being sought for the Town of Plattsburgh’s new “Hometown Heroes” banner program. Read more

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RUTLAND - Vermont pioneer Ann Story has a special place in the hearts of the residents of Addison and Rutland counties. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | In the days before selfies, American colonists would remember their loved ones by snipping a lock of their hair and embedding the keepsake into a book or weaving it into a work of art. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga will host Homeschool Day for homeschool students and their parents on Friday, Sept. 7 from 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Read more

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ESSEX | A historic record from the days of the American Revolution has turned up in a pile of time-worn books in Essex. Read more

The Sun

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WARRENSBURG | Area residents and visitors are invited to join several dozen local citizens in an annual climb next weekend up Jimmy’s Peak. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga in the beauty of winter is the next living history event at the national historic landmark, “Preparing for the Coming Campaign,” on Saturday, Jan. 13. Read more

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RUTLAND | Spring is only two and half months away and Rutland Blooms is preparing for a glorious downtown Rutland. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Artifacts from the battles at Fort George will be displayed, shared and discussed at a public “show and tell” workshop on Tuesday, Nov. 28 at the historic County Courthouse Museum. Read more

The Sun

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WILLSBORO | A pair of projects in the town of Willsboro are seeking to renovate and restore the history of the region. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | It’s Homeschool Day at Fort Ticonderoga for kids who learn at home. Read more

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IRONVILLE – A walking tour of the Crown Point Iron Company ruins will be hosted by the Adirondack History Museum. Read more

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VERGENNES — Shipbuilders Adam and Noah Brown of New York City began their illustrious career in 1804 at a shipyard located in a marshy area where today’s Cherry and Clinton streets meet right along Manhattan’s East River shore. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY — A new book by historian and Champlain College professor Willard Sterne Randall reexamines the nearly forgotten War of 1812, also known as America’s Second War of Independence. Read more

The Vermont Eagle