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Champlain Realty cuts the ribbon in Crown Point

The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce recently held a Ribbon Cutting for Champlain Realty Group as part of their Grand Opening Celebration for Champlain Realty Group, owned and operated by Marybeth Worth and located at 2940 NYS Route 9N in Crown Point.

Town Closures

Second Blessing Community Thrift Shop, Ticonderoga Transfer Station, Sherman Free Library, Town of Moriah Town Office and Village of Port Henry

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Common Ground Alliance issues updated Blueprint for the Blue Line

The Adirondack Common Ground Alliance (CGA) has released the updated Blueprint for the Blue Line, a set of legislative priorities for the Adirondack Park for 2015 and beyond.

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Branding produce, collaboration, food processors envisioned to boost farming in Adks.

For the past 80 years, agriculture has been virtually dormant in the southern Adirondacks. Recently, with the interest in building a sustainable economy and consuming fresh local high-quality foods, farming in the area has re-emerged. Making a living in agriculture here, however, has been a formidable challenge — and ideas are now being shared on how to do it.

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Cuomo launches solar initiative

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo last week announced the launch of Community Solar NY, a new effort under the NY-Sun initiative to make implementing solar easier and more affordable for communities across the state.

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Local United Way seeks partner agencies

SEFA applications now available

The United Way of the Adirondack Region, Inc serving Clinton, Essex and Franklin Counties is currently accepting applications from agencies and organizations wishing to become a partner agency of the United Way for fiscal year 2015.

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Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce after business mixer planned

The Ticonderoga Historical Society and Ticonderoga Arts Gallery hosts the TACC December After Business Mixer Thursday, Dec. 11, at the Hancock House, 6 Moses Circle, from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

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IP grants $12 K to St. Mary’s School

Through its company-wide granting program, International Paper Ticonderoga Mill has given a big boost to the St. Mary’s School rebuilding fund.

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Ticonderoga School receives grant

Ticonderoga Central School recently received a grant from the Glenn and Carol Pearsall Adirondack Foundation supporting the school’s backpack program.

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Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union events elicit food donations

As part of International Credit Union Week (Oct. 12-18), Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union (TFCU) hosted a series of events to help generate civic involvement.

Thanksgiving closures announced

Town of Moriah and Village of Port Henry

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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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Ticonderoga area turns out to support IP pipeline

Adirondack Council also backs proposed plan

While government leaders had already thrown their support behind the idea of a natural gas pipeline crossing Lake Champlain from Vermont to International Paper - Ticonderoga Mill, they received the backing of the largest environmental watchdog in the Adirondack Park.

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Essex Industries celebrates 40 years

Essex Industries, which is operated through Mountain Lake Services, invited the community into its Pilfisher Road site to show off their work and workers. It focuses on producing high-end canoe seats and canoe accessories, cedar picnic tables, camp stools, novelty cutting boards and pizza peels, with annual contract sales of approximately $1 million with customers from around the globe.