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North Hudson approves measure to put Frontier Town question on the ballot

Voters will tentatively head to the polls in November to give the town permission to purchase the disputed former theme park

Our plan for candidate columns | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

I want you to know that we are following up on the offer I made few weeks back and how we plan to organize and give fair time to all who accept the offer.

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Port Henry Volunteer Fire Dept. holds 140th annual banquet

On Saturday, June 21, the Port Henry Volunteer Fire Department held their 140th Annual Firemen’s Banquet at the King’s Inn in Port Henry.

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Founding Fashion on display at Fort Ticonderoga throughout season

Fort Ticonderoga Museum’s first clothing exhibition in over a quarter century opened on May 10 and brings together a remarkable collection of historical military garments, accessories, and artworks.

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Team TFCU takes to Plattsburgh

“Team TFCU,” consisting of nine members including seven Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union (TFCU) staff members and two spouses, participated in The Biggest Loser Event Challenge in Plattsburgh Sunday, June 1.

Electronics charge at waste collection

Effective July 1, all electronics that needs to be dispose of at the electronics waste collection site will be $.25 a pound.

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On Campus

Hannah Archibald of Ticonderoga was honored at North Country Community College’s 32nd annual awards ceremony celebrating student excellence held on May 16 in Saranac Lake.

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Writing contest winners named

Squadron 224 Sons of the American Legion recently sponsored a writing contest in Ticonderoga Elementary school for grades 1-5.

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Haroff to oversee Clinton County auction

Clinton County Treasurer Kimberly Davis has announced that Clinton County will hold a Real Property Tax Foreclosure Auction of approximately 50 properties on Wednesday, July 23 at the West Side Ballroom, located at 253 New York Road in Plattsburgh, NY.

Golf outing a success

On Sunday, June 22, eleven teams teed off at the Saranac Inn Golf Course for a great cause.

Chamber announces parade winners

The Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce announces the award winners from the Fourth of July parade.

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Carillon Garden Club host 40th anniversary luncheon

The Carillon Garden Club of Ticonderoga and Hague is celebrating its 40th Anniversary in 2014.

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Ticonderoga alum pens second book in faith/adventure series

Under the pen name of Ann Rich Duncan, Ti Hi 69’er, Ruthann Pulling, has published a new thriller.

Blanchard earns Champlain Bank scholarship

Champlain National Bank gave five graduating seniors in Essex County the Champlain National Bank Scholarship Award at graduation ceremonies around the county in June.

WiFi in the Adirondacks?

I don’t want to appear that I’m deliberately trying to hog your Letters to the Editor feature, but I can speak both as a 50-year Adirondack trout fisherman, and as a website creator with 14 years of experience with WiFi in the Adirondacks.

Bus stops for a day

Ticonderoga Senior Bus

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Scholarship winner announced

West Carteret High School 2014 graduate Jon Buckland will join the South Carolina Corp of Cadets at The Citadel in Charleston, S.C. for the 2014 fall term.

Historical Society announces essay winners

The Schroon-North Hudson Historical Society announced the winners of the eighth annual Grace Hudowalski Essay Contest at its opening day and Strawberry Festival on Sunday, June 22.

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ouradk.com developed

Joanie Cunningham, of Schroon Lake has developed a new marketing internet based network to showcase the Adirondacks to the Northeast.

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Fort Ticonderoga flexes economic muscle

At a special press conference July 1, President and CEO Beth Hill announced the historic site brings in almost $9 million annually in economic impact, factoring in visitor spending from tourists; spending by Fort Ticonderoga in its daily operations; the indirect and induced impacts created by labor income as it flows into the regional economy; and tax revenue generated by that spending.

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