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Rachael Ray fans wait for hours to get tickets to her Lake George show

The opportunity to hang out with the internationally renowned perky chef and talk show host prompts Rachael Ray's fans to wait for hours to obtain tickets to the local Lake George Rachael Ray Cooking Show.

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Warrensburg Elementary's community dinner exceeds expectations

Warrensburg residents socialized, met their children's teachers and greeted neighbors at the first-ever Warrensburg Central School Community Dinner.

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Lobster Tank: My Run For Hope started in Utah

A couple of people over the last couple months have asked me why I started to focus on my health, a journey that led me to the base of Spruce Hill Saturday, March 22, competing in the 34th Annual Doc Lopez Run For Hope’s 13.1-mile half marathon. Seriously, from not being able to breathe watching television to running up a very steep hill, which was only two of the total miles.

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Ticonderoga farmers market preparing for summer

Vendor being sought for 2014 season

It’s not exactly growing season, but the Ticonderoga Area Farmers Market is seeking vendors for this summer.

More road time | Conservation Conversations

Yes, this is another addition to the road trip series, presenting you with places to go and see, and things to do.

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Ticonderoga hiking group growing

Trail Mix offers treks for all experience levels

Trail Mix is growing in popularity among Ticonderoga area hikers. No, not the snack mixture of nuts, seeds, dried fruit and chocolate. Trail Mix is a group of local people who join to make regular treks into the Adirondacks.

East Branch Friends of the Arts looking to raise funds with ADK Gives

East Branch Friends of the Arts (EBFA) is excited to announce a new campaign on Adirondack Gives, the crowdfunding site for Adirondack region nonprofits.

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Ticonderoga StreetFest to return in 2014

Sixth annual event slated July 26

Plans are under way for the sixth annual StreetFest in Ticonderoga. The 2014 edition will be held Saturday, July 26, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. along Montcalm Street, which will be closed to traffic to create a pedestrian mall.

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‘Maple Days’ popular despite frigid weather, stubborn sap

Visitors to Thurman experience a taste of traditional Adirondack life as they tour local Maple sugaring operations.

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Elizabethtown Social Center readies spring musical for March 28-30

As the weather struggles to break, the Elizabethtown Social Center is doing their part to pucker up the winter-weary populace by readying their annual spring musical.

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Westport moving ahead with bicentennial plans

The Westport Bicentennial is planned for the weekend of July 4-6, 2015, with a committee currently formed to help plan for the event and seeking community involvement in planning and researching.

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North Country Ministry's Spring Gala is approaching

The agency that accomplishes so much for families in the North Country is holding their Spring Gala soon, and tickets are now available.

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Westport Drama Club to present classic character

This and several more questions will be answered as the Westport Central School Drama Club presents “Rumpelstiltskin” Friday and Saturday, March 28 and 29, at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium.

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Tickets on sale now for homegrown musical ‘Four Play’

A musical — about a group of four men sharing their concerns and aspirations candidly as they gather for golf annually through their adulthood — will have its debut in early April in Glens Falls before it goes on tour. The musical, hailed in its readings to date, was written by Queensbury mortgage broker Rick Wilson, drawing on his own experiences with a group of former college classmates. The show has been called the male answer to 'Menopause - The Musical.'

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Benefit event for afflicted North Warren teen set for Sunday

The family of North Warren teen Tim Lucid, stricken with an autoimmune condition that causes episodes of extreme pain, will be the beneficiary of a fundraiser set for Sunday March 23 at the Horicon Fire Dept. in Brant Lake. The event, to help pay the Lucid family’s medically-related expenses, features a spaghetti dinner, musical entertainment, an extensive basket raffle and activities for children.