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Crown Point Young Women empowered at CFES conference

Forty young women, grades 7 through 9, from Crown Point Central School spent the day at the CFES Center to learn about self confidence and self esteem at the “Girl Power: Developing Essential Skills for Success” Summit.

Emus, Sentinels get together for track and field meet

Girls and boys results

Potty talk | Little Bits

You might henceforth be justified in referring to me as a potty mouth.

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Traffic control for trout and two beards | Conservation Conversations

What does stocking a river and being a firefighter have in common? Good question you ask.

“And you actually get paid to do this?” | Notes from the North Woods

Although most college students have already departed campus, high-school students are still preparing for final exams.

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2015 Mutt Strut | North Country SPCA

The North Country SPCA would like to announce that Registration is open for the 2015 Mutt Strut!

Honor Memorial Day

On this Memorial Day, Homeward Bound Adirondacks joins in remembering and honoring those members of the armed forces who died in service to our nation.

They answered the call of duty. Honor them. | Editorial

Having been involved in close to 100 wars since 1776, the United States of America has been at war 222 out of those 239 years — 93 percent of the time — following the declaration of independence from the British.

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Douglas’ resignation to see supers shuffle

Essex County Board Chairman Randy Douglas’ resignation at the end of the week will lead to a shakeup in the board’s leadership, the first in nearly four years.

ISIS not alone in disrespecting rights of others | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

Tolerance and respect for the beliefs of others provided they did not harm anyone was at one time considered a freedom of expression.

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May After Business Mixer announced

The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) May After Business Mixer will be held Thursday, May 21, at the Crab Shack, 2922 NYS Rte 9N, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Sponsors providing door prizes will be Bridge Point Communication, Fort Ticonderoga, Hot Biscuit Diner, Sugar & Spice Country Shoppe, Burgoyne Grill, and the Wagon Wheel Restaurant.

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Ticonderoga High students help clean up the streets

Since 2007, students at the school have been taking time out of their school day to participate in an Earth Day cleanup event.

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Frenchy’s to officially re-open in Crown Pt. with ribbon cutting

The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce announces that they will host a Ribbon Cutting for Frenchy’s, 2747 Main Street, as part of their Grand Opening Celebration Thursday, May 21, at 4:30 p.m.

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‘Trunks and Travel’ comes to Strand Theater in Schroon

The Schroon-North Hudson Historical Society will host a free program at The Strand Theater in Schroon Lake to kick off its 2015 season Sunday, June 7, at 2 p.m.

Memorial Day activities announced in Crown Point

The Crown Point Memorial Day Committee announces the schedule of events for the 147th Crown Point Memorial Day Celebration will take place Sunday, May 24 and May 25.

PRIDE to seek Main Street Grant

PRIDE of Ticonderoga is planning to submit a New York Main Street grant this summer to assist downtown building owners with interior and exterior renovations.

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Seagle Music Colony set to celebrate 100th anniversary

Seagle Music Colony, which celebrates its 100th Anniversary Season in 2015, will open its summer of celebrations with a one-of-a-kind Community Celebration Concert in advance of its regular season of productions.

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