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LONG LAKE | The annual Seniors Holiday Luncheon was held at the Long Lake Town Hall on Dec. 20 with more than 65 guests dining on food prepared by the Warren-Hamilton County Office of the Aging. Read more

The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN | A new “Chester Wellness Center” featuring workout facilities and training, behavioral health counseling — and various other programs encouraging a healthy lifestyle — may be established in town if... Read more

The Sun 1 Comments

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MIDDLEBURY | Are you planning on retiring in Vermont? You might want to revisit your geographic and financial plans for those so-called Golden Years. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | According to anecdotal reports heard by The Eagle, few Vermonters working locally in the private sector, at this time, are being affected by the partial federal government shutdown. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | As the government shutdown lumbers on with no end in sight, county officials have begun to field calls about Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | For 30 years, Aileen Rafferty worked in the kitchen of the Ticonderoga Elementary-Middle School, feeding students their lunch. Read more

The Sun

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In the Town of Minerva, Suzanne Crouse and Carol Frazier help to lead the Sleeping Giants Senior Program which supports community members who are aging in place. Read more

Guest Columnists

WARRENSBURG | ‘Tis the season to be social and in Warrensburg this weekend, local residents will be enjoying a convivial meal together in a treasured tradition. Read more

The Sun

Michelle Tolosky (“GOP no longer party of my parent’s generation,” Sept. 29 edition) expresses her disenchantment with today’s GOP. Read more

Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Social Security Administration announced last week that cost-of-living adjustments (COLA) to beneficiaries will be 2.8 percent next year. Read more

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The $15 minimum wage is an increasingly hot topic in the election debates. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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As kids playing in the canyons near home, we would hide whenever we saw big kids walking through. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

Of the nearly 1,500 calls in 2015-2016 to Vermont’s Emergency Medical Services to aid in a fall incident, 8 out of 10 involved people who were 65 years of age or older. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

For more than 20 years AARP Vermont has been representing the interests of ratepayers in utility cases before the Vermont Public Utility Commission. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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WEST RUTLAND | According to Dave Reville, associate director of communications for AARP Vermont, the awardees for the senior organization’s 2018 AARP Community Challenge grant program received notice last week of their grant status. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

MORRISONVILLE | Ceremony for baseball standouts is on for Aug. 9 Read more

Sports

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Work to improve public health has paid off in Essex County. Read more

The Sun

ALBANY | Local National Grid customers will see an 11 percent increase in their electricity and gas rates over the next three years. Read more

The Sun

We especially enjoy your “Time Capsule” old-time photo feature that appears in the Eagle. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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NORTH CREEK | The Adirondack Tri-County Nursing Home is now Elderwood at North Creek after being sold. Read more

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