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RUTLAND | Rutland’s Chaffee Art Center is currently welcoming teens and young people to the new Open Studio Hub. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The use of e-cigarettes in schools continues to increase, even as traditional smoking declines among students in New York state. Read more

The Sun

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Mental health is often underappreciated by the public and stigmatized by the media. It’s just as important to our overall health as is our physical health. Read more

Guest Columnists

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On the other side of the door, our newborn daughter is sleeping snugly in her pretty new crib.  I never knew I could love anyone as much as I love that sweet little body. Read more

Community Columnists

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In light of the recent vote to merge the Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School (ELCS) and Westport Central School (WCS), the board of directors of the Elizabethtown Social Center has decided to update our residency requirements for membership... Read more

Community Columnists

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LAKE GEORGE | With Lake George’s two municipalities poised to take over primary administrative responsibilities and funding of the Lake George Teen Center as of Jan. 1, the village board hosted its director Haley Pogonowski... Read more

The Sun

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SILVER BAY | Kiara Mantz of Bolton Landing will be one of two delegates to represent New York state and all state YMCAs in Washington, D.C. from March 3-6, 2019 at the Youth Advocate Program at the YMCA’s National Advocacy Days. Read more

The Sun

MIDDLEBURY | Teens in grades 7-12 in Addison and Rutland counties interested in teaching elementary school students about environmental topics relevant to Vermont are encouraged to apply to become a TRY for the Environment teen leader. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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The sleepy summertime political season was disrupted with a bang last month with the release of secret video in which Tedra Cobb, a Democrat challenging Rep. Elise Stefanik, told a group of teenagers she wanted to ban assault weapons... Read more

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BRISTOL | The Bristol Hub Teen Center and Skate Park is one of the few places geared just for teens in Addison County. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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BRISTOL | The Bristol Hub, a popular teen center in Bristol, will host a teen gathering on March 30, at 8 p.m., to March 31, at 9 a.m. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

PLATTSBURGH | The Town of Plattsburgh Recreation Department will sponsor a New York state-certified snowmobile safety course on Saturday, Dec. 9 at the Town Office on 151 Banker Road from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Halloween is meant to be scary for children — not for their parents. Read more

The Sun

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JOHNSBURG | Jason Spector told a group of teachers from the True North School Districts that they need to “show up on game day,” as far as meeting the needs of at-risk students. Read more

The Sun

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BRANT LAKE | The YMCA is trying to provide developmental programs for people of from infants to seniors - but the core group falls into the Y-Achievers program, focusing on middle and high school students. Read more

The Sun

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NORTH FERRISBURGH - Teen members of the North Ferrisburgh United Methodist Church returned home from a recent mission trip to New Hampshire. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The movement to snuff out adolescent smoking has reached Essex County. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Author Melody Dimick will make a hometown visit next Saturday to sign copies of her new book. Read more

The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN — Students at North Warren Central got the shock of a lifetime when they watched a state trooper cuff one of their classmates following a two-car crash. Read more

The Sun

Thank you very much for your recent article featuring Silver Bay YMCA’s Ticonderoga Teen Center. Read more

Letters to the Editor

  • 4-H Club Jamboree winners: Clayton Fenton (honorable mention); Anna Cassidy (bronze), Madeline Chairvolotti (silver), and Nigel Waring (gold). (Photo by Lisa Muzzey)

  • The winners of the Schroon Lake Kid’s Fishing Derby casting competition, Madison Dakin and Justin Smith.

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    Catching air - Nick Orton, a long-time local skateboarder and Saranac Lake SkatePark volunteer, takes to the air following the park’s ribbon cutting ceremony on Sunday, July 26. Hundreds attended the event, which featured food, music, raffles and a skateboard demonstration by members of the Artisan Skateparks crew, who elicited cheers from spectators with a show of grinds, airs and flip tricks.

  • 4-H Club members Shelby Biasini (middle) and Cassie Westcom (left), pose with dairy show judge Elizabeth Olson after the awards ceremony at the Shelby’s two-year-old Brown Swiss cow was named Grand Supreme Champion (all breeds). Reserve Supreme Champion went to Cassie’s three-year-old Jersey cow. (Photo by Martha Manning)

  • Twenty one Addison County residents, members of the Ferrisburgh United Methodist Church, joined seven other people from other UMC churches at the mission trip in Springfield, Vt.

  • Rutland Youth Theatre, July-August 2015.