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NEWCOMB | Many a scenic hill and dale boasts of having finest best view in the Adirondacks, but the town of Newcomb’s claim from Overlook Park is as strong as anyone’s. From this spot, located along Route 28N, the High Peaks of Essex rise Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | One week after Lake George Village Mayor Robert Blais was re-elected March 19 to his 13th consecutive term as CEO of upstate New York’s iconic tourist destination, Blais reminisced about his 63-year career in public service... Read more

The Sun


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CROWN POINT | Two weeks into Lisa Polay’s new job as manager of the Crown Point State Historic Site, the remains of a stone wall of a French fort that had stood for close to three centuries crumbled to bits. Read more

The Sun


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Officials of Addison County Fair and Field Days dedicated a new welcome center in honor of the late James H. Foster Jr., a local farmer and board member. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Vermont Stone Trail presents a multi-day adventure for rockhounding and history enthusiasts. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermonters have stayed warm during winter since the days native Abenaki people hunted the woods and streams of  the future Green Mountain State. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The state has announced plans to build a North Country Welcome Center near the Thousand Islands Bridge in Collins Landing, Jefferson County. Read more

The Sun


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For a tiny state, Vermont has a long history of larger-than-life personalities — from artists to rabble rousers, the fourteenth state has produced dozens of authors, two U.S. presidents, various entertainers, and patriotic heroes — among many others. Read more

NCL Magazine


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QUEENSBURY — Tourism in Warren County is expected to get a solid boost after the rest area on northbound I-87 Northway between exits 17 and 18 undergoes extensive renovation. Read more

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A new welcome/information center established by a Warren County Planning Department program called First Wilderness opened its doors in the Smith’s Restaurant building in North Creek on Friday, Aug. 7. Read more

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A Warren County Planning Department program called The First Wilderness recently coordinated with the Town of Lake Luzerne to open a resource and welcome center in North Creek. Read more

The Sun