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Bolton Central School to present ‘13 — The Musical’

Bolton Central thespians tackle an entertaining, challenging drama under the guidance of drama coach Paul Weick.

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ELCS faces budget, GEA woes

Renting out classrooms to private businesses? Sharing superintendents? It’s more likely than you think, said Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School superintendent Scott Osborne at a public forum on Monday, March 17 to discuss the future of the district.

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‘McTeacher Night’ planned in Ticonderoga

“McTeacher Night” will be held Tuesday, April 8, 4:30 to 7 p.m. at McDonald’s of Ticonderoga. Proceeds will benefit the BackPack program, sponsored by the Ticonderoga Kiwanis.

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Paul Smith’s bakery goes local

Deborah Misik was hoping the A.P. Smith’s Bakery at Paul Smith’s College would be a little busier when the doors opened at 9 a.m. March 6.

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Keene Central students show their scientific talents

The school held its annual Science Slam with exhibits and experiments from students ranging from kindergarten through senior year.

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No. Warren teachers host free pancake breakfast this Saturday

The idea of getting the community together for breakfast at school was an idea that proved very popular — and allowed the students' parents to meet their teachers in a fun atmosphere.

Schroon Lake slates school registration

Schroon Lake Central School will hold kindergarten registration April 9.

On Campus

Atlas W. Manning, Kayla J. Hebert, Sophie E. Janeway, Anna J. Kowanko and Jessica Caner

Work readiness program slated

North Country Community College to host course

A work readiness credential course will be held March 28 through May 9 at North Country Community College in Ticonderoga

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Local towns still uncertain on new tax law

A recent veterans exemption raises tax burden questions

Towns throughout Essex County have been deciding whether or not to implement a Veterans Tax Exemption law signed by Governor Cuomo on December 18, 2013. The legislation allows Boards of Education of school districts to offer the Alternative Veteran’s Exemption (Real Property Tax Law § 458-a).

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Free Enterprise Marathon held at SUNY Plattsburgh

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.

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Tanneberger Tournament marks 35 years

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.

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AuSable Valley students to present ‘Pippin’

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.

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Ticonderoga elementary play to focus on bullying

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.

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Forum to address Common Core testing mandates

The North Country Alliance for Public Education is hosting another in a series of public forums on the Common Core education mandates.