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County, town workers return after helping Buffalo dig out

Team Essex County is back on their home turf after helping their neighbors to the west dig out from a killer storm.

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Ti High Students and Kiwanis attempt to stuff a bus

The Ticonderoga Kiwanis and High School Key Club will combine efforts on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Walmart to stuff a bus.

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Crickets at Essex County budget hearing

Silence greeted lawmakers at Monday's public hearing on Essex County's proposed 2015 budget.

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Essex County Sheriff Department seeks six new correctional officers

Essex County Sheriff Richard Cutting would like to hire six correctional officers to bolster his department’s ranks.

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‘Dine United’ scheduled to benefit United Way

United Way has arrived at a date for the fourth annual DINE UNITED, an event designed to bring the restaurants of Clinton, Essex and Franklin Counties together in an effort to help the people of our community.

Indian Lake’s 17th Annual ‘Country Christmas Tour’

INDIAN LAKE— For the 17th year, Indian Lake residents will open up their homes (literally) and offer one of a kind gifts to the public as part of the Country Christmas Tour. Nov. 28 and 29 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., follow the moose map to each stop along the tour’s trail, checking out what remarkable gifts are waiting inside. “The idea is to help crafters and artisans sell goods,” said event organizer Nancy Harding. “It allows people to shop locally and combat Black Friday.”

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Marine gives back after traumatic brain injury

Shannon Swanson never thought that after years of being protected by her older brother, Shawn, she would ever end up taking care of him. Major Shawn Swanson, now 46, was in a nearly fatal car crash in June of 2010 that initially placed him in a medically induced coma. Now, four years later, the Marine has not simply recovered, but he has been giving back to the people who helped him survive.

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Natural Food Co-op to continue fundraising

After a back-and-forth on the future of the Ticonderoga Natural Foods Co-op, organizers have decided there is enough interest to keep their push going into spring.

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Small Business Saturday returns to Ti

For the fifth year, the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce has joined in the nation-wide Small Business Saturday Program.

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Pollinator Garden has been transformed

Pollinator Garden has been transformed

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Adaptive skiing seen as life-affirming, empowering

Opportunities exist in Warren County NY for people with physical limitations to enjoy the exhilaration of downhill skiing.

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Essex County struggles with found money, budget procedures

Budget meetings dragged on Thursday as the Essex County Board of Supervisors debated requests for amendments.

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Ticonderoga cuts two highway dept. positions from final budget

Despite an impassioned plea by the President of the workers union for the Ticonderoga Highway Department, two positions were cut as part of the adopted 2015 budget for the town.

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CFES conference impact many in region

Fifty educators and students from the Adirondack region played a prominent role at the College For Every Student (CFES) National Conference in Burlington, VT. The two-day event gathered 430 educators, students, community and corporate leaders representing 78 schools and 32 colleges across the United States and Ireland. The event, titled “One Million More,” focused on strategies to help one million more low-income students attain post-secondary education and become workforce ready by 2025.