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KEENE | The Adirondack Land Trust was awarded accreditation by the Land Trust Alliance last month, a distinction signifying that the organization meets the highest national standards for land and water conservation. Read more

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“Among the many amusements, nothing influences for evil as much as the dance. It is demoralizing in its effect, and it is an established fact that it is one of the greatest causes of immorality. Read more

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This week’s featured pet is Missy. Read more

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The Elizabethtown Social Center is pleased to host the annual Dr. Mel Amsel Memorial Chess Tournament on Saturday, March 30. Read more

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New York state is a large, diverse and sometimes misunderstood state. Read more

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The other day while picking up my son from his elementary school, I witnessed a parent hollering in anger at the traffic director for the school regarding a parking spot. Read more

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America 22 trillion dollars in debt. Read more

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It’s been the “latest rage” lately to get your DNA tested to trace your ancestry — I’ve had it done too. Read more

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Recently, a reader submitted a letter addressing the illegal immigrant situation. Although I welcome national security, the rhetoric and the inflated, false statements are disturbing. Read more

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Do you feel like kindness has disappeared off the face of the earth? Not so! Read more

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March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, so on behalf of the Cancer Services Program of Northeastern NY, we’d like to share some valuable information and clear up a few myths about colon cancer. Read more

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In the Jan. 10 article on suncommunitynews.com, “Residents concerned about boat ramp,” Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) spokesman Dave Winchell makes several claims that attempt to make the changes DEC is proposing to the Eagle Lake.... Read more

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AUSABLE FORKS | State Police have reported that Magen Goyette, 30, of AuSable Forks died of wounds sustained in a roadway shooting early Wednesday morning. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | Start-up funds from three grants and local donations will allow the Keene Valley Library Association to launch a new oral and visual history-gathering project via online and in-person storytelling. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Adirondacks treasures its mom and pop businesses, but when mom and/or pop decide to call it a career and hang out a “for sale” sign, the business, no matter how cherished it has been in the community, doesn’t always survive. Read more

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In the case of the Westport varsity girls basketball program, the saying can read: all great things must come an end. Read more

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SYRACUSE | The AuSable Valley boys and Beekmantown girls varsity bowling teams both placed fourth at the NYSPHSAA state bowling championships March 10 in Syracuse. Read more

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ALBANY | The state Assembly last Wednesday approved a bill that would raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products and e-cigarettes from 18 to 21. Read more

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Did you know that March is a good time to get your dog or cat fixed? That’s right, you want to make sure they get fixed before they get that spring “itch.” Read more

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Believe it or not, spring will eventually come our way. It’s 10 below as I write this, but I do have high hopes. Read more

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