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PLATTSBURGH | Maria Lyons is tired of the smoke. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council is taking aim at student disturbances in residential areas. Read more

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CASTLETON | Castleton University officials announced last week that they have reached a teach-out agreement with Green Mountain College that ensures many of the students impacted by Green Mountain’s impending closure will be able to... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | SUNY Plattsburgh University Police (UP) Lt. Jessica Facteau knew when she arrived at SUNY Plattsburgh six years ago that she wanted some kind of student-UP connection beyond that of law enforcement. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | Keene Central School is looking at the cost of renovation, repairs and capital project reconstruction at the school facility. Read more

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OLMSTEDVILLE | The Minerva Board of Education ended, officially at least, two months of intercommunity tension by formally voting to dissolve a long-standing partnership with the neighboring Newcomb school system... Read more

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WARRENSBURG | New York state has announced $1.5 million in grants to support farm-to-school programs across the state. Read more

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MORIAH | The Essex County Board of Supervisors adopted resolutions of appreciation Dec. 4 recognizing wellness committees at Elizabethtown-Lewis, Moriah and Ticonderoga Central Schools for dedication to the health of students and staff. Read more

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Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) held an interactive, video town meeting with five middle schools last week to speak with students about civic engagement and democracy and to encourage them to consider challenges facing the United States. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Voters have signed off on Champlain Valley Educational Services’ (CVES) $29.8 million capital project. Read more

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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. Read more

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CASTLETON | With the renewed national emphasis on encouraging schools and students to improve and enhance their math and science skills, a new program in Vermont will help make area students more competitive locally, nationally and globally. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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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. Read more

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Westport Central and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central voters decided last week to move forward in the merger process between the two districts. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A staffing firm has asked the Essex County Board of Supervisors to weigh the feasibility of a direct bus line between Ticonderoga and Plattsburgh. Read 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. Read more

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

Letters to the Editor

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh City School District (PCSD) is moving ahead with a proposal to hire two armed resource guards next month in an effort to bolster student safety. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | At the start of school this year, fourth-grade teacher Chad Filipski asked his students, “What kind of world do you want to live in?” Read more

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