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TICONDEROGA | Not everyone shares equally in a good economy. Some jobs don’t pay, some people are unable to work and others encounter a run of bad luck. For them, food pantries exist to provide three days worth of food as a bridge when food stamps... Read more

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NORTHERN WARREN COUNTY | Within a few months, the images of past and present local U.S. military personnel will be prominently displayed alongside main roadways in the towns of Chester and Horicon, as a result of a program initiated by a local... Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga’s efforts to write solar regulations into its zoning law got off to a choppy start last Thursday, when citizens at a public hearing said they had not received adequate background information about the proposal. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The Lake George Partnership recently reviewed six area environmental projects the group is coordinating, in an effort to protect the water of the lake and the ecological integrity of the region. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | July 4, 1776, was a great day for America. July 4, 1777 — not so much. Read more

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This is a letter of thanks and appreciation to Derek Fleury and others in Ticonderoga water department for their efforts in solving a problem for us. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga has joined a list of towns calling for after-hours lockdowns of two northern Lake George boat launches to prevent the spread of invasive species. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The story of World War I hero Alvin York reads like one of those entertaining but highly improbable movie scenes where a single good guy battling amidst a hail of bullets kills a multitude of bad guys. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga Central School Superintendent John McDonald Jr. retired from his position last Tuesday, after an unsettling two months in which the board struggled to produce a budget that was acceptable to taxpayers and school stakeholders Read more

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TICONDEROGA | A year ago, as the Ticonderoga Country Club was smack in the middle of major improvements to its golf course, it received a devastating setback when its historic clubhouse burned to the ground. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | A recent survey of Essex County students found that school was the place they were most secure, while they felt far less safe in the community as a whole. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Like many 12-year-old boys, Julian Fleury is not enamored of schoolwork. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | In 19th century Japan, telling a fish story wasn’t acceptable. Instead, the catch was documented not with weights and measures, but with the art form known as “gyotaku,” in which the medium is ink — and the fish itself. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Central School community came out Thursday, June 20, to celebrate the crowning moment in team sports for the school, honoring the 2019 Class C baseball state champions in the auditorium at Ticonderoga High School. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga has had the title of Best 4th in the North for so long that no one can remember exactly who it was that gave it the name. But needless to say, it was a designation that came as the result of a lot of hard work. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga Central School Superintendent John McDonald Jr. retired from his position Tuesday, after an unsettling two months in which the board struggled to produce a budget that was acceptable to taxpayers and school stakeholders. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Coltan Jack Brundage was born to Lindsey Greenough and Michael Brundage on June 12, 2019. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Communities in the Essex County lake communities are gearing up for the Empire State bicycle trail, which is expected to be completed by the end of next year. Read more

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My family and I are moving to Ticonderoga in June. My two sons will be attending Ticonderoga Elementary in the fall. I was disheartened to see the budget fail last month greatly concerned that there would be drastic cuts to appease those who voted... Read more

Letters to the Editor

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Town Board fined an apartment-building owner $1,000 and gave him 30 days to improve conditions at the property at 170 Champlain Ave., which has been the subject of multiple police calls and complaints from neighbors. Read more

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