Crown Point officials will look to smooth out the rough edges of a proposed new local law that would address nuisance properties in the municipality.
A group of anonymous residents in Ticonderoga have banded together funds to help authorities find the person or persons who were behind the September fire at St. Mary’s School.
On October 6, at approximately 5 p.m., Chazy-based State Police responded to a report of a one-vehicle roll-over in the Little Chazy River located off the North Farm Road in the town of Chazy.
Officers from the Ticonderoga Police Department arrested Dustin Smith (18 years old, resident of Mineville) for Assault in the 2nd Degree (D/Felony).
The Essex County District Attorney’s Office announced that Sept. 11, after a two day trial, an Essex County Jury returned verdicts of guilty on all four counts of an indictment which charged Brandon Martinez DOB: May 3, 1987, with two counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree (Class B Felonies) and two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree (Class B Felonies).
State Police arrested 23-year-old Derrick J. Terry of Keeseville for the rape of a 30-year-old female victim.
The week in crime
State Police arrested Tucker K. Karson, 21 of Crown Point on Sept. 2.
Parents, teachers and community members came to St. Mary’s Church Sept. 9 committed to move forward after having their hearts broken by the Sept. 5 fire at their school.
While there is only one major scar on the outside of St. Mary’s School, inside the walls is a scene of destruction and devastation.
Chief Mark Johns has announced the fire has officially been deemed as suspicious and the investigation is in the early stages.
Ticonderoga Police confirm all potential accidental causes for the St. Mary's fire have been ruled out.
“It has been phenomenal,” Father Kevin McEwan said of the support he has received less than 24 hours after the fire was first reported. “So many have reached out and said whatever you need, we will work with you to make it happen.”
McEwan has announced there will be a special meeting Tuesday, Sept. 9, in St. Mary’s Church at 7 p.m. to discuss what will happen to continue the education of the children.
Two days after the celebration that comes with the start of a new school year, a fire with multiple points of origin has laid claim to St. Mary’s School.