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Calvary bible turners give back

An idea among friends sharing a common love for wood working, has become more than a hobby in Wevertown.

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Senator Charles Schumer stumps in Saranac Lake for high-tech grant money

Funds would establish degree program at NCCC, fill in-demand jobs at local businesses

“Mechatronics” might be this fall’s local buzzword if North Country Community College locks in federal funds to establish a new degree program.

New Northwood chair of board elected

Thomas L. Woodman was recently elected to a three year term as Chair of the Board of Trustees of Northwood School, succeeding Dr. Vanderlyn Pine who served as Board Chair for 18 years.

On Campus

Noel K Vezzi and Sarah Desrosier

Saranac Lake honor roll released  

Grades 9 through 12

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Vote approaching on elementary school roof repair project

Thanks to state aid and money left over from another building project, a $1.24 million project to replace the roof of Warrensburg Elementary School is not expectedf to cost local taxpayers any additional money, nor effect the 2015-16 school tax rate.

Children’s author visits Au Sable Forks Free Library

Notable children’s author Brian Heinz will read some of his children’s books at the Au Sable Forks Free Library on Tuesday, Aug. 12 at 11 a.m.

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Local kids left adrift after state slashes aid to afterschool programs

The final bell has rang for an afterschool program that parents, school officials and civic leaders say has been vital to sustaining Essex County children for the past 15 years.

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The trail to freedom

When John Lecky, a local citizen, renovated a farmhouse on Hallock Hill Road between Keeseville and Harkness, he discovered a leg iron, leg cuff, under the floor boards at the top of the stairway leading to the attic.

Scholarship awards announced

The Organizing Committee for the Adirondack Marathon Distance Festival today announced four scholarship awards.

Linder graduates | On Campus

Kristin Elise Linder, daughter of Daniel and Carol Linder of Westport, graduated from MCPHS University in Boston, Massachusetts on May 10.

Ticonderoga host families sought

Visiting students, ages 15-18, from around the world including Germany, Spain, Switzerland, and Thailand are seeking host families in and around Ticonderoga for the upcoming 2014-2015 academic school year.

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On campus

Nicole Trudeau, Marissa C. Titus, Samvara Anello