Dressed in suits and ties, dresses and heels, students from New York and Vermont spoke their way to success in the second annual Free Enterprise Marathon March 7.
WOKO’s Big Change Roundup crew brought their whirlwind tour of the North Country to Plattsburgh March 8.
Sewer, water service key to future growth
The town of Ticonderoga has asked the Adirondack Park Agency to expand its hamlet.
Alumni tournament, guest bartenders to assist
The annual Ticonderoga Alumni Tournament will be the centerpiece for a day of activities April 5 supporting the community’s “Best Fourth in the North” celebration. That night players and fans are invited to “Best Fourth in the North Night” at The Pub. That event will feature guest bartenders 6 to 9 p.m. who will raise money for the town’s July 4th observance.
With an intent on saving taxpayer money and minimizing the carbon footprint of local government, the town and village are considering signing a 20-year solar power contract — in the following weeks.
The 35th Annual Dr. Thomas Tanneberger Alumni Basketball Tournament will take place Saturday, March 15, with games starting at 1 p.m. featuring teams comprised of alumni from the school.
Thousands of trout to be stocked throughout the county
This year the hatchery plans to stock approximately 47,000 trout throughout 65 bodies of water in the county, making it one of the most unique and ambitious stocking programs in the northeastern United States.
Students from elementary to high school will take to the AuSable Valley Middle/High School stage next week to perform a coming of age story set to song.
The new Moriah Center Bridge is open to traffic, Department of Public Works chief Anthony LaVigne said in his report to the DPW committee Feb. 12, and the project will go into winter shutdown until weather conditions permit construction to restart.
The business climate in our region, and for that matter, the entire country, has been dismissal for far too long.
Asan Kenzhametov protesting Russian take over
A former Ticonderoga High School exchange student is among those fighting for Ukrainian sovereignty. Asan Kenzhametov attended Ti High during the 2000-2001 academic year as an exchange student from Ukraine.
The last real estate closings for Essex County’s flood buyout program should be done by the end of the week, county attorney Daniel Manning told county lawmakers Monday, March 3.
With an aim of boosting tourism, Gov. Andrew Cuomo visited Lake Placid and Lake Clear and joined about 400 public officials and community leaders in the Adirondack Winter Challenge Event that featured friendly competition in outdoor sports.
Performance March 22
Ticonderoga Elementary School students will present a play with a message. More than 50 students will take part in “Hugo the Hero.” The play will be performed Saturday, March 22, at 7 p.m.
Lake George, a classic resort with vintage overtones, will this summer be hosting the Grand National Convention of the Cadillac-LaSalle Club, an worldwide organization that celebrates two leading All-American icons of the automotive world.
In approximately three months, Ticonderoga Chevrolet customers will soon discover how a more welcoming atmosphere will enhance the experience of buying a new car or servicing a vehicle at Christopher Chevrolet Buick, part of the DELLA Auto Group.
The Harris House has been a landmark in Athol for generations — and now the Thurman town government has received a grant to repair it so it can accommodate town court.
Well, in Lake Placid, you can find it as the best collegiate skiers and snowboarders in the nation will make their way to the local Olympic facilities for the 2014 United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA) National Championships.
Guns, min wage, retirement hot topics at town hall Wednesday, Feb. 26
Congressman Bill Owens (D-NY) held a telephone town hall Wednesday, Feb. 26, with constituents of New York’s 21st Congressional District to discuss policy in Washington, his recent work in the district and issues reflecting both national and local concerns.
North Country parents, do you know that your child is a source of data and dollars?