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Breakfast help appreciated

The Officers and Members of the Ticonderoga Elks Lodge #1494 thanks all who helped make our National Foundation Breakfast Fundraiser on Oct. 26 a huge success.

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Ticonderoga Natural Foods Co-op makes final push

The Ticonderoga Natural Foods Co-op is making a final push for the number of member-owners necessary to proceed with the Co-op.

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Eagles soccer sweeps Class B

Girls, boys take Section VII crowns

The Beekmantown Eagles swept the Northeastern Clinton Cougars in girls' and boys' varsity soccer Section VII Class B crowns Thursday night.

Mineville VFW avoids closing doors with new leadership

VFW Post 5802 averted shutdown last week when the chapter, which is located in Mineville, elected a new roster of officials, a measure ensuring the doors in the venerable old facility lived to see another day.

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NY21: Stefanik talks small biz in Elizabethtown

Elise Stefanik, the Republican candidate for Congress, touched down in Elizabethtown on Wednesday morning to meet with local business owners.

Crown Point water project issues | Guest Viewpoint

It is imperative that the public not only receive correct information but understand the facts and concepts presented to them in regards to the Crown Point Proposed Water Project.

Takes umbrage with editorial, policy

Two recent Op-Ed pieces, an editorial and a letter to the editor, raise some interesting questions.

Challenge to editorial

I am writing in response to your recent opinion column on the tax treatment of not for profit corporations in the Adirondacks.

CROP walk successful

Thank you for walking and donating to the Ticonderoga Area CROP Walk which raised a record $9,300!

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Conference seeks to combine wellness, economic growth

The concept of “wellness travel” is an exploding industry in the North Country.

Town announced budget notice

Notice is hereby given that the preliminary budget for the Town of Putnam, for the fiscal year beginning Jan. 1, has been completed and filed in the Town Clerks office.

Town gives notice for Town Justice

Let it be known anyone interested in the position of Putnam Town Justice should send an application and letter of interest to the Putnam Town Clerk.

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APA schedules public hearing for Essex Chain Lakes master plan

The Adirondack Park Agency (APA) will hold a series of public listening sessions to solicit comments regarding possible amendments to the Adirondack Park State Land Master Plan (APSLMP) including proposals identified as part of the Essex Chain Lakes classification.

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St. Mary’s receives Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union donation

The recent destruction to St. Mary’s School is unlike anything ever seen in this community.

The hunt begins | Notes from the North Woods

Although the Adirondack woodlands remain primarily brown and damp, the Big Game Hunting Season is now in full swing.

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Silent auction | North Country SPCA

The North Country SPCA would like to announce an upcoming silent auction on Saturday, Nov. 1 at 7:00 p.m. at the Keene Arts gallery.

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Volunteers visit to aid Champlain Area Trails with trail work

Thirteen members of the American Hiking Society spent a “volunteer vacation” week from Oct. 5-11 sprucing up local hiking trails with Champlain Area Trails (CATS).

‘Festival of Trees’ looks for volunteers

The Ticonderoga Historical Society’s 24th annual “Festival of Trees” is looking for community organizations, school groups, clubs and businesses to help in decorating the Hancock House with a tree, centerpiece, gingerbread house or any other type of festive decorative art.

It’s the North Country: Be prepared

Now that we’ve all had out fill of the lovely fall colors, hot mulled cider and warm sugar donuts, it’s time to get down to the business of being from the North Country.

Respect self and life | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

Last week will be footnoted as a week of needless deaths.

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