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Need a lift? Ride along with this volunteer driver and discover who you will meet today, and your destination, in this episode of ACTR Riders we title, “A Worldy Gentleman.” Read more

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Before the festive holiday season last year, Don Romaca’s wife was met with a confounding notification in her mailbox: the Defense Finance and Accounting Services (DFAS) sent her a condolence letter in the mail for the death of her husband... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Bernard Amell lived a long and full life. Read more

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LEWIS | Sheriff David Reynolds has announced a new addition to his administration. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | In the late summer of 2017, Liam Brown had decided to come home. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the signature of President Donald Trump last month, the post office at 10 Miller St. in Plattsburgh has been named for a local war hero. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The winners of the 2018 Royal Winter Pageant have been crowned. Read more

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ALBANY | State Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) and Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) are calling for the “Recovery in Jobs Act” to be included in the 2019-20 state budget. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Authorities have located the man suspected of killing a Ticonderoga man last week. Read more

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WADHAMS | Many Essex County veterans, the Elizabethtown American Legion and family members, along with about two dozen friends and neighbors, placed wreaths at the county’s Veterans Cemetery last Sunday. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Two prominent area citizens and residents are recalling their positive influence on their communities, dedication to civic ideals, and service to the nation. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | A new survey conducted by the personal finance website WalletHub found that Vermont ranks 49th when it comes to best places to live for U.S. veterans. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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CROWN POINT | Crown Point Central School teacher Crystal Farrell provides lessons in history through family context with a world view. Read more

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Today, John Rasmusson, United States Marine Corps World War II, and I joined with several Honor Flight veterans at a celebration at the Ticonderoga High School. Read more

Letters to the Editor

Veterans who voted for Trump must know that he did not attend the 100th anniversary ceremony in France last week honoring our American heroes at Aisne-Marne American cemetery where our World War I heroes lay buried. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Submissions are being sought for the Town of Plattsburgh’s new “Hometown Heroes” banner program. Read more

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Jet pilot and former Vermont Lt. Gov. Brian Dubie helped fly 150 veterans of World War II — as well as the Korean and Vietnam wars — from Fort Myers, Florida, to Washington, D.C. on Veterans Day. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A group of 16 veterans residing at Essex Center, the elder care home here, were presented with an American flag flown over the U.S. Capitol. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | In a collective expression of hometown pride, about 140 or so people participated in the Veterans’ Day activities honoring service personnel of the towns of Chester and Horicon. Read more

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GOSHEN | The location of Vermont Civil War veteran Willard Birchard’s final resting place is not clear, but experts know he lies in an unmarked grave somewhere within the boundaries of Goshen’s tiny historic community cemetery. Read more

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