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The future of the Crete

Leaks in the roof of the 41-year-old Crete Civic Center have officials debating the future of the facility.

Memorial Treehouse breaking ground

The Max Moore Memorial Treehouse project will have a groundbreaking ceremony May 9 at 11 a.m.

Autism Speaks U, PSU women's soccer putting on 5K Color Run

The 5K Color Run event will be taking place at Plattsburgh State University Memorial Field May 2 at 10 a.m. and is hosted by volunteers of Autism Speaks U and the women’s soccer team.

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Saranac Lake skatepark project in the final stages

Design and concrete companies beginning work in May

After 11 years of fundraising and planning, the Saranac Lake SkatePark Committee has reached the final stage of a long push for a park in the heart of the village.

Bolton senior recognized | Bolton Column

Daniel Dimick, graduating senior from Bolton Central School, is receiving The Bolton League of Fine Arts/Soave Faire 2015 Art Award.

Muddy roads and pot holes | Athol-Thurman Column

Springtime in Thurman brings some challenges.

Disastrous conflagrations at Bolton | Turning Back the Pages

One Hundred Years Ago – May, 1915

Governor Pataki, other officials talk skills gap in Essex

Fifty-five global leaders in education, corporate, government and philanthropy sectors from five nations gathered in Essex last week to discuss the growing skills gap and the action steps needed to reverse the trend.

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Gardening event melds mundane with the mysterious

As the North Country struggles to slough off the rough edges of winter, volunteers across the region are giving local green thumbs a heady dose of intellectual fertilizer.

Fundraising campaign to help replace stolen marker

Johnsburg Historical Society is excited to announce the launch of a campaign to raise funds for the replacement of a stolen roadside historical marker honoring famed Civil War photographer Mathew Brady.

Education article is pro-NYSUT propaganda

Almost a full page of one-sided propaganda for NYSUT (re: “NYSUT endoses opt outs following landmark education reforms”) How can everyone but NYSUT be so misguided?

Fire Department Auxiliary says thank you

On behalf of the Port Henry Fire Department Auxiliary Officers and members, we would like to thank the community and surrounding areas for all their support and contributions.

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Broadway vet steps in to direct Westport Central School play

The show will go on for this spring’s Westport Central School Drama Club production of “Our Miss Brooks.”

Adirondack Park Institute, Inc. announces grant program

The Adirondack Park Institute, Inc. (API) has announced the formation of an Educational Enrichment Small Grants Program, which will be available to schools, youth groups and community organizations.

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Civic organization packs powerful punch

Meet the Kiwanis, a group of local citizens dedicated to finding ways to better their communities, from donating burgers to slinging burgers.

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Essex County sets benchmarks for weight loss, disease reduction

Owing to troubling obesity rates, Essex County is focusing on weight loss and chronic disease prevention as two priority public health projects for this year.

Pussy willows | Little Bits

First off, I must publically thank my friends (they know who they are) for dropping by with goodies while Kaye and I sniffled and coughed through our personal encounter with the horrible stomach flu that has assailed this region.

Anderson Falls Heritage Society | Keeseville Column

Tuesday, May 5, the Anderson Falls Heritage Society is opening for another season.

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