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LAKE GEORGE | By a substantial margin, voters of the Lake George School District approved a $5.27 million project to renovate the local elementary and high school buildings and upgrade athletic facilities. more

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PLATTSBURGH | State lawmakers must decide whether to keep the state property tax cap next year as they head back to Albany next year. more

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LAKE GEORGE | Voters in the Lake George School District will be casting ballots Tuesday on whether to approve a $5.27 million project to renovate the local elementary and high school buildings and improve athletic facilities. more

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On Dec. 4, we will have a rare opportunity to vote for a merger between the Westport and the Elizabethtown-Lewis school districts. more

Letters to the Editor

On Tuesday, Dec. 4, the residents of Westport, Elizabethtown and Lewis will vote for or against a merger of the two school districts. more

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Should Westport Central and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School merge? more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Forum discussion Monday night brought expertise and insight to ongoing merger review for Westport Central School (WCS) and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School (ELCS) communities. more

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BOLTON LANDING | In a referendum held Oct. 20, the voters of the Bolton Central School District approved the school administration’s building construction and renovation project, by a vote of 281 to 191. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Residents of Westport Central (WCS) and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School (ELCS) districts are preparing for a final merger vote. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A day after Elizabethtown-Lewis Central and Westport Central voters approved one of the two merger votes, ELCS reviewed exit poll data and discussed preliminary next steps in the formal centralization review process. more

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WESTPORT | District officials are surveying the landscape following a straw poll vote last week that paved the way for a merger between Elizabethtown-Lewis Central (ELCS) and Westport Central (WCS). more

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BOLTON LANDING | The third time may be a charm for the Bolton Central School community — or at least that’s what school administrators are hoping. more

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Vote yes, save our schools, stabilize taxes, or so goes the claim. more

Letters to the Editor

Recently, we’ve had to listen to our superintendent explain how awful our future will be if our school remains Westport Central. more

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I am writing as a concerned grandparent of three Westport Central School (WCS) students. more

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WESTPORT | Essex County Supervisors discussed what to do about taxes that remained unpaid on Westport Golf Course properties. more

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WESTPORT | Civility and honest introspection took center stage last Tuesday at a merger forum to discuss whether Elizabethtown-Lewis Central and Westport Central schools should form a new, centralized school district. more

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RUTLAND | While much of Vermont is a safe haven for liberals and progressives, Rutland County continues to thrive as a regional outpost for GOP leaders, as shown by the results of the recent primary election. more

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“Vote Yes Stabilize our Taxes” is a fallacy. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Champlain Valley Educational Services (CVES) is poised to launch a $29.8 million capital plan designed to fund major infrastructure upgrades and allow for the purchase of new property. more

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