Produce from a local farm is being used as a trial balloon for a possible farm-to-school program at Westport Central.
The owner of a cemetery that was once owned by Essex County has rejected an initial overture to part with the now-disputed property.
Westport officials have nailed down $500,000 in state financing to help renovate their historic-listed town hall.
Representative-elect Elise Stefanik (R-NY) met with future constituents in Willsboro on Thursday, Dec. 18.
The Adirondack Club and Resort (ACR) project has been cleared to move forward after the state’s highest court dismissed a motion filed by green groups.
Beginning next month, the Essex County Clerk's Office will offer online access to their archives.
Numerous infrastructure, economic development projects are set to be bankrolled after a large influx of state cash was announced last week.
Albany agendas for North County officials include mandate relief, increased infrastructure funding and rollbacks of some of the state's most controversial policies
By the time this lakefront town turns 200 next summer, a group of local residents hopes that veterans will be given marquee billing.
Essex County has passed a best value procurement law, a revision to state finance law that allows the county to look at additional factors when selecting how to award contracts.
A multi-agency drug sweep netted 13 suspects on felony drug charges across the county this morning. Investigations are ongoing and additional arrests are anticipated, say state police.
Taxpayers to see 7.5 percent hike
Taxpayers will see a 7.5 percent tax levy increase in 2015 following an eleventh-hour session designed explore possible savings.
The neighborhood has a new close-cropped look, but not all residents are pleased.
A new report says while state and local officials are making progress on addressing the increase in crude oil rail transport, feds need to pick up the pace.
The Essex County Board of Supervisors has unanimously passed a resolution authorizing the county to acquire the Old County Infirmary Cemetery through eminent domain.
Team Essex County is back on their home turf after helping their neighbors to the west dig out from a killer storm.
Silence greeted lawmakers at Monday's public hearing on Essex County's proposed 2015 budget.
Essex County Sheriff Richard Cutting would like to hire six correctional officers to bolster his department’s ranks.
Eight bridges in Keene are slated to be replaced over the next two years. DOT officials met with local residents last week to hammer out a timeframe.
Four towns in the Central Champlain Valley have started working together to create a roadmap for sustainable tourism.
Elizabethtown-Lewis Central and Westport Central have authorized their superintendents to look into a shared administration and transportation network.
The final 2015 Essex town budget carries a tax levy decrease of a half percent, a measure allowing the town to come in under the cap.
Budget meetings dragged on Thursday as the Essex County Board of Supervisors debated requests for amendments.
Essex County has sent 12 trucks to plow out Erie County in a gesture of solidarity.
In 2015, the town’s tax levy will increase by 1.8 percent, well under the town’s adjusted 4.1 percent cap.
The tax levy for the town of Lewis will not see an increase for 2015.
Champlain Valley residents turned out in droves last week to honor veterans in Willsboro and Essex.
While nearly one-third of Essex County voters failed to fill in the propositions on their ballots on Election Day, Board of Elections brass says voter suppression is not to blame.
Since 2010, a movement has been underway to restore the Old County Home Cemetery in Essex to county ownership.
Local stakeholders are renewing calls for signage variances as state land master planning process moves forward.
CVES students received a firsthand look at history with the excavation of a time capsule.
Although they fell short of winning office in last week’s state and federal elections, Green Party officials say the best is yet to come.
Local officials and volunteers were honored last week by the New York State Humane Association for their role in rescuing 41 neglected horses from an Essex farm.
Essex County Board of Elections gives lawmakers crash course in spoiled ballots as two local races hang in the balance.
The proposed 2015 budget for Elizabethtown appears to stay under the tax cap.
With little public fanfare, Westport comes in under the cap with final 2015 budget.
Essex County will likely exceed the tax cap with their tentative 2015 budget.
Red Army, a documentary about the rise and decline of the former Soviet Union’s hockey program, will be screened this weekend in Lake Placid.
While the Congresswoman-elect scorched her Democratic opponent by 20 points, the GOP rock star failed to pull off a victory in Essex County.
Republican Elise Stefanik makes history in becoming the youngest woman elected to serve in the US House of Representatives.
With hours until Election Day, the three congressional hopefuls spent Saturday locking down support in Glens Falls.
Just days before next week's general election, GOP gubernatorial hopeful Rob Astorino touched down in Plattsburgh to rally the faithful.
Residents, town board agrees that Willsboro's ailing Saw Mill Dam has got to go. Experts have said failure is imminent.
Elise Stefanik, the Republican candidate for Congress, touched down in Elizabethtown on Wednesday morning to meet with local business owners.
A Peru woman is dead following a collision with a New York State trooper this morning in the town of AuSable.
For the past year, 33 towns and hamlets across the Adirondack Park have quietly been involved in the destination master planning process, a customized way of growing the tourism economy to fit the needs of each community.
With seven days until Election Day, the Woolf campaign is putting their boots to the pavement.
Congressional candidate Aaron Woolf said investment is needed to ensure Essex County's Olympic facilities remain an economic driver for the region.
Three years after an angry Gulf Brook devastated Keene, renewal is almost complete.
United Way stakeholders met last week in Elizabethtown to discuss how they can better serve communities in Franklin, Clinton and Essex counties through volunteer efforts.