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WARRENSBURG | Town of Chester Supervisor Craig Leggett gazed up at two banners — hanging side-by-side on a utility pole in Pottersville — depicting local veterans Harry Smith Jr. and his father Harry Smith. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | Derrick Denteh knows a thing or two about changing cultures. When he was 3, his parents felt he needed to spend some of his formative years in his ancestral homeland of Ghana, so then sent him from his home in the Bronx... Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | In a mission to force cleanup of abandoned and foreclosed properties in town, the Chester town board  is considering establishing a property maintenance ordinance. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Town of Chester Supervisor Craig Leggett outlined 2017 highlights in his annual State of the Town address, including passing a budget that was below the cap and the installation of a new biomass boiler in town hall. Read more

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BOLTON | For Pastor Scott Matthews, taking a 211-year-old church and converting it into a modern, technology-driven church that is part of the fabric of the community, well, it’s just part of the mission of the church, as he sees it. Read more

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POTTERSVILLE | The 40,000 square foot Bollback Student Life Center has opened for the 2017-2018 academic year, offering more room and more amenities to the student population at the Word of Life Bible Institute, as well as the community. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | Although born in Brooklyn, Harry Bollback has spent close to 80 years in Schroon Lake. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | Schroon Lake is a comparatively small lake, but has a very large watershed. Read more

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POTTERSVILLE — Over 60 years ago, Word of Life founder Jack Wyrtzen had an idea for a  camp that offered family fun with a western theme. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Patriotism, parades, music, fireworks and family fun will reign throughout the southern Adirondacks this weekend through Tuesday, as Fourth of July celebrations and other attractions are held with an ambiance of hometown hospitality. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE – The new Bollback Student Life Center at the Word of Life Bible Institute will have its official dedication and community open house at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 8. Read more

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POTTERSVILLE – The Bollback Student Life Center is open on Word of Life campus Read more

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In November, when Wendy Ryan put the care of Schroon Cycling in our hands, we were desperate to find a location that would accommodate our 18 indoor cycling bikes at a price that would allow us to keep the class fee at $5 per ride. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN — Paying solemn respects to those who’ve served their nation in the military, hundreds of people gathered Nov. 12 in front of the Chester Town Hall to participate in the town’s annual Veterans Day ceremony. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE – The 2016 Word of Life Tournament held at the Schroon Lake Golf Club. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown Social Center will host two nights of concerts throughout the summer with entertainment for all ages. Read more

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SCHROON — The late afternoon and evening hours of July 4 bring the lakeside hamlet to life with Independence Day celebrations. Read more

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POTTERSVILLE — Olympic snowboarder Andy Finch was “shredding the gnar” with campers at the Word of Life Snowcamp in late January. Read more

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