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SARATOGA SPRINGS | Combining aggressive defensive play with a prolific and balanced offense, the Warrensburg High School girls basketball team won the seventh-annual Mike Beson Memorial Tournament this last weekend at Saratoga Catholic High School. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Christmas may come without ribbons and it may come without tags, but last Wednesday it definitely came with rain. No matter. Hundreds of soggy but happy people turned out to celebrate. Read more

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Schroon Lake | The Schroon Lake Senior Citizens Club has a busy December calendar filled with lots of holiday activities. Read more

News Briefs - New York

QUEENSBURY | For more than a decade, adventure bicyclists have envisioned a biking/hiking trail following the Hudson River through Warren County and extending 85 miles into Adirondack wilderness to the ghost town of Tahawus. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Nationally renowned, Warrensburg's World's Largest Garage Sale annually attracts shoppers and vendors from all over the northeastern U.S. and beyond, to browse for an unbelievable array of bargains. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Dozens of people, some dressed as pop culture’s most beloved characters, queued up outside the Crete Memorial Civic Center waiting for the doors to open to explore the memorabilia, eclectic merchandise, games and panels awaiting them... Read more

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Because of the troubling times that we all live in currently, many of us think nostalgically of “the good old days.” Upon reading the newspapers of a hundred years ago, we come to realize that life back than was far from serene and held many... Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Plans to erect an Adirondack fire tower as a tourist attraction in Lake George’s Charles Wood Park took a major step forward last week after both Warren County and Lake George Village took action toward having one erected. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Resumption of passenger train service between Saratoga Springs and North Creek on Warren County’s railroad moved closer to reality recently as representatives of prospective railway operator United Rail presented its intentions... Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | In several years, the Lake George Village may have a major new attraction that will introduce area visitors to a revered century-old tradition in upstate New York — an Adirondack fire tower. Read more

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Matthew and Kristina Coonrod of Willsboro are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Gabrielle, to William “Kyle,” son of William and Tracey McQuay of Saratoga. Read more

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HUDSON FALLS | Over the last decade, the Lake George Arts Project has annually presented a juried presentation of short videos and films known as the “People’s Pixel Project.” Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Every morning Shaundra Bartlett Lerman would begin her day with a cup of coffee — and a squirrel. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | One week after Lake George Village Mayor Robert Blais was re-elected March 19 to his 13th consecutive term as CEO of upstate New York’s iconic tourist destination, Blais reminisced about his 63-year career in public service... Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The proprietor of a Lake George fashion boutique and salon is holding a fundraiser this weekend to raise money to aid the homeless as well as to assist a local charity. Read more

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SARATOGA SPRINGS | Lake George displayed their characteristic will to win as they shut down a 16-0 scoring spree executed by opponent Madrid-Waddington late in a regional Class C tournament game March 6... Read more

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Maggie Evatt and Tim Crowley were married on Sept. 8 at Wintergreen Lake in Hague, officiated by Hon. Dean Dietrich. Read more

Couples

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NORTH CREEK | The state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has asked federal authorities to put the brakes on their application to have a stretch of railway in the southeastern Adirondacks abandoned. Read more

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SARATOGA SPRINGS | Democratic gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon stumped in Saratoga Springs on Sunday. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Craft beverage makers in the Adirondacks are finding it is ultimately better to hang together than to try to go it alone. Read more

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