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Local startup investment group seeks entrepreneurs

Good news for local entrepreneurs with big ideas and empty wallets: A group of North Country investors wants to fund your startup biz.

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City of Plattsburgh unveils new bioretention pond

The City of Plattsburgh unveiled the Stormwater Bioretention Basin at the U.S. Oval Monday, July 27 at 11 a.m.

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Local food and connections highlight the St. Regis Café

Locally available food shapes menu at Paul Smith's College

The St. Regis Café, a student- and faculty-run restaurant at Paul Smith's College, works with area farmers to shape a week-to-week, sustainable menu.

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As they turn 100, Grange moves forward while keeping eye on past

The Whallonsburg Grange in Essex is preparing a series of summer events to celebrate their centennial year that celebrate the past while also looking towards the future.

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County fair rolls out schedule

This year’s installment of the Essex County Fair is slated for Aug. 12-16.

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Initiatives aim to broaden access to fresh summer produce

As crops ripen in fields across Essex County, public officials want you to know that eating healthy can be both accessible and affordable.

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Upcoming Essex vineyard aims to meld wildlife, agriculture

A local vineyard and wildlife rehabilitation center have teamed up in a pilot project to test the waters of increased cooperation between the agriculture and wildlife fields.

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Ti Police using body cameras

The town of Ticonderoga has joined a growing list of communities to use body cameras.

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Woodworking Weekend teaches 1800-1900s homesteading

Homesteading and Woodworking Weekend will take place at the Babbie Rural & Farm Learning Museum June 27-28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Juicin Jar named 'Rookie of the Year'

A local health-food restaurant and smoothie bar was recently named "Rookie of the Year" by the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce for opening two locations in a single year.

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TAA,TPA and TPP: Confusing package raises concerns in the North Country

Former gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout and members of the Working Families Party are urging U.S. Representative Elise Stefanik to oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership and Fast Track.

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One-man North Branch Farm: from beef to heirloom figs

North Branch Farm is a 78-acre diversified farm located on the banks of Saranac River in the Adirondack Mountains. Owned and operated by Joe, the farm specializes in vegetables, pastured beef and family heirloom figs.

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Local farm to leave barn door open

To celebrate both the beginning the summer and Father's Day, Reber Rock Farm will host an open house this weekend.

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Farmers’ market in Brant Lake to host authors each Saturday

Not only an array of fresh vegetables is coming weekly to Brant Lake, but a lineup of authors, too!

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California couple brings taste of Mexico to Essex County

Meet the folks behind Poco Más Tacos, the taco truck that has been quietly bringing a taste of Mexico to Essex County throughout the spring.