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LAKE GEORGE | Discovery of 1770s-era burial ground in Lake George prompts talk of preserving plot as historic site Read more

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TICONDEROGA | People of color got a rare taste of military equality during the American Revolution, a status they would not enjoy again for another 170 years. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Soldiers overseas received a special holiday gift this season, thanks to one high school student’s efforts to make them feel appreciated. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Crown Point Central School teacher Crystal Farrell provides lessons in history through family context with a world view. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The bronze plaque in the front hallway at Keeseville Elementary has a dark patina, burnished deep brown by time. Read more

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GOSHEN | Willard Birchard, sergeant in Company F, Fifth Vermont Infantry, died in 1907 in Goshen with only a $15 gold pocket watch to his name. He was a four-year veteran of the Civil War. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | He was 21 years old when he landed on Omaha Beach. Read more

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MOOERS | Students at Mooers Elementary School aren’t letting distance stop them from showing their support for servicemen stationed overseas. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Swade Potter collected lots of Slippers and Socks for Soldiers through a project she developed at Crown Point Central School. Read more

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MORIAH | Moriah Central School students have collected and sent new slippers and socks to soldiers deployed in the Middle East for the past three years. Read more

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STOWE | In November 2003, the Vermont Ski Museum inducted into the Vermont Ski Hall of Fame the over 260 Vermonters who served in the 10 th Mountain Division during World War II. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — With an aura of patriotism, the 48th annual service atop Prospect Mountain to honor U.S. soldiers missing in action and prisoners of war is to be held at 1 p.m. Sunday June 4, and all are invited to participate. Read more

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WARRENSBURG — Rain canceled Warrensburg’s  annual Memorial Day parade for the first time in at least 35 years, but the patriotic spirit of local citizens wasn’t dampened regardless of the weather. Read more

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