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NEWCOMB | The Adirondack Great Camp Santanoni has had three long-term owners: The Robert C. Pruyn family that built it at the turn of the 20th century, the Crandall and Myron Melvin families who bought it in 1953 and, today, the state of New York. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Historical Society will host award-winning scientist Bill Ardren on Friday, June 21 at 7 p.m. to speak on efforts to restore a once-thriving salmon fishery to Lake Champlain. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Pride of Ticonderoga held its annual members meeting last week, reflecting on the year’s successes and challenges and outlining plans for the future. Read more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | Students at Moriah Central School had been hoping to make radio contact with astronauts aboard the International Space Station over the past month, but a variety of blips had prevented the conversation from taking place. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga voters will decide Tuesday on passage of a revised Central School budget that at $22.5 million is only slightly higher than last year’s spending plan and comes in under the tax cap. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Hundreds of Star Trek fans traveled hundreds of miles to listen to William Shatner during an appearance at James Cawley’s Star Trek Original Series Set Tour in Ticonderoga over the weekend. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Saline Fiddlers Philharmonic, billed as America’s premier youth fiddling show band, is in high demand across North America, having played 1,500 concerts including gigs at the White House and Lincoln Center. Read more

The Sun

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CROWN POINT | One by one, students from St. Mary’s School in Ticonderoga came forward at an impromptu outdoor classroom at the Crown Point State Historic Site and were handed a tiny ball of fluff, a bird that had been snared in the nets... Read more

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MINEVILLE | The Town of Moriah is trying to collect income data from residents in and around Mineville and Witherbee neighborhoods, which in the future could save them a considerable amount of money on their sewer bills. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Central School Board will go back to the voters with a $22.5 million budget that stays within the tax cap by combining further spending cuts with a greater reliance on the system’s fund balance. Read more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | Henry’s Garage, a monolithic icon in the heart of Port Henry whose cubicle facade vaguely resembles the set of the old Hollywood Squares game show, began life 108 years ago with a split personality. Read more

The Sun

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CHESTERFIELD | The North Branch of the Boquet River begins alongside a dirt Adirondack road adjacent to a former family retreat dotted with ponds and crossed by streams, where peregrine falcons nest, dragonflies swarm... Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Dance instructor Marge Cross doesn’t want to give away too many surprises about this year’s dance recital, other than to say it will be notable for those dancers who are accustomed to appearing on stage — and those who are not. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | In American history the noble draft horse gets all the ink, but it was the ox that did the heavy lifting. Read more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | Adam McCall knows he’s stepping into some legendary shoes. Or perhaps more accurately, some legendary oven mitts. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Women’s right to vote at a national level is celebrating its 100th birthday this year and next. But the fight for suffrage began 70 years before that, and swept along a fascinatingly complex coalition of interests and issues. Read more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | LeRoy Vanderhoof served in the Navy during World War II, and was a signalman aboard the amphibious LSMR-190 during the battle of Okinawa on May 4, 1945. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga Central School Board members met with residents last Thursday to quell social media rumors and explain their next moves, after voters rejected a 9.57% increase in the tax levy earlier in the week. Read more

The Sun

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CROWN POINT | Just when the message about drinking and driving was getting through to teenagers, along came texting. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | A gathering of Chilson and Eagle Lake residents was told last week that the Town of Ticonderoga has a little more than five years to design and build them a new water source before their current system is shut down... Read more

The Sun

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NEWCOMB | The Adirondack Great Camp Santanoni has had three long-term owners: The Robert C. Pruyn family that built it at the turn of the 20th century, the Crandall and Myron Melvin families who bought it in 1953 and, today, the state of New York. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Historical Society will host award-winning scientist Bill Ardren on Friday, June 21 at 7 p.m. to speak on efforts to restore a once-thriving salmon fishery to Lake Champlain. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Pride of Ticonderoga held its annual members meeting last week, reflecting on the year’s successes and challenges and outlining plans for the future. Read more

The Sun

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Photo by Tim Rowland

PORT HENRY | Students at Moriah Central School had been hoping to make radio contact with astronauts aboard the International Space Station over the past month, but a variety of blips had prevented the conversation from taking place. Read more

The Sun

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Photo by Danielle Rock

TICONDEROGA | Hundreds of Star Trek fans traveled hundreds of miles to listen to William Shatner during an appearance at James Cawley’s Star Trek Original Series Set Tour in Ticonderoga over the weekend. Read more

, The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Saline Fiddlers Philharmonic, billed as America’s premier youth fiddling show band, is in high demand across North America, having played 1,500 concerts including gigs at the White House and Lincoln Center. Read more

The Sun

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Photo by Tim Rowland

CROWN POINT | One by one, students from St. Mary’s School in Ticonderoga came forward at an impromptu outdoor classroom at the Crown Point State Historic Site and were handed a tiny ball of fluff, a bird that had been snared in the nets... Read more

The Sun

sewer pipe in the trench

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MINEVILLE | The Town of Moriah is trying to collect income data from residents in and around Mineville and Witherbee neighborhoods, which in the future could save them a considerable amount of money on their sewer bills. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Central School Board will go back to the voters with a $22.5 million budget that stays within the tax cap by combining further spending cuts with a greater reliance on the system’s fund balance. Read more

The Sun

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Photo by Tim Rowland

PORT HENRY | Henry’s Garage, a monolithic icon in the heart of Port Henry whose cubicle facade vaguely resembles the set of the old Hollywood Squares game show, began life 108 years ago with a split personality. Read more

The Sun

Rowland_eagle_6-8.jpg

Photo by Tim Rowland

CHESTERFIELD | The North Branch of the Boquet River begins alongside a dirt Adirondack road adjacent to a former family retreat dotted with ponds and crossed by streams, where peregrine falcons nest, dragonflies swarm... Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Dance instructor Marge Cross doesn’t want to give away too many surprises about this year’s dance recital, other than to say it will be notable for those dancers who are accustomed to appearing on stage — and those who are not. Read more

The Sun

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Photo by Tim Rowland

TICONDEROGA | In American history the noble draft horse gets all the ink, but it was the ox that did the heavy lifting. Read more

The Sun

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Photo by Tim Rowland

SCHROON LAKE | Adam McCall knows he’s stepping into some legendary shoes. Or perhaps more accurately, some legendary oven mitts. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Women’s right to vote at a national level is celebrating its 100th birthday this year and next. But the fight for suffrage began 70 years before that, and swept along a fascinatingly complex coalition of interests and issues. Read more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | LeRoy Vanderhoof served in the Navy during World War II, and was a signalman aboard the amphibious LSMR-190 during the battle of Okinawa on May 4, 1945. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga Central School Board members met with residents last Thursday to quell social media rumors and explain their next moves, after voters rejected a 9.57% increase in the tax levy earlier in the week. Read more

The Sun

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CROWN POINT | Just when the message about drinking and driving was getting through to teenagers, along came texting. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | A gathering of Chilson and Eagle Lake residents was told last week that the Town of Ticonderoga has a little more than five years to design and build them a new water source before their current system is shut down... Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | As Memorial Day approached, the Hometown Heroes banner project came to Ticonderoga last week, as images of local soldiers went up on town utility poles as a proud band of veterans and supporters followed along. Read more

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