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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.

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Middlebury hockey coach looks to bring school, college students together

Beaney, the head coach of the Middlebury College men’s hockey team, spoke to educators assembled at the College For Every Student (CFES) headquarters Feb. 6 abut the bonds that form when players from his teams go to local schools.

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Army band to perform in Port Henry

Moriah school to host Jazz Ambassadors

A world-class jazz band is coming to Port Henry. The U.S. Army Jazz Ambassadors will perform at Moriah Central School Saturday, March 29, at 7 p.m.

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Tibetan musicians coming to SUNY Plattsburgh

On the Himalayan Mountains, the sound from a Dranyen, a traditional Himalayan lute, fills the air as it’s strummed by a Tibetan folk singer and songwriter known as Techung.