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Students Compete in Bridge Building Contest

Students from the Ticonderoga area showed off their engineering prowess as part of an annual competition sponsored by the local Kiwanis.

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Historic bell restoration earns Moriah eighth grader Girl Scout honor

Those entering the main office at Moriah Central School this year have noticed small bell towers on their right as they make their way into the school.

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Sanalitro wins Minerva’s BOE seat

MINERVA— After the Dec. 2 forum at Minerva Central School, it was difficult to determine who would become the newest member of Minerva Central School’s Board of Education, which was decided by a Dec. 11 vote. However, one candidate had to come out on top and after the vote, as Ron Sanalitro beat out opponents Hayley Killon and Karen TenEyck to earn his spot on the board.

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The FUND for Lake George introduces new technology

LAKE GEORGE — The FUND for Lake George has been persevering to protect the Queen of American Lakes since 1980; their newly opened “Center for Lake George” features visualization technology to bring new understanding to the science behind the lake’s biggest threats. In a Dec. 15 interview, the FUND’s Corrina Parnapy, Water Quality Outreach Coordinator, opened up the center’s doors and revealed everything that was waiting inside.

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Ticonderoga district announces early dismissal

There will be an early dismissal for students in the Ticonderoga Central School District and St. Mary’s School Friday, Dec. 19. T

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Crown Point gallery hosting works by NCCC students

 The new Crown Point Art Gallery is hosting the works of North Country Community College students over the winter months.

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Moriah teachers, students break out the ugly sweaters

The “ugly sweater party” craze has gained in popularity in the past few years, now becoming a fundraiser at Moriah Central School.

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Record number to compete in bridge building contest Dec. 13

Begun in 2009 with a few students from St. Mary’s and Ticonderoga Middle School, the Kiwanis Bridge Building Contest has grown each year.

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Ida recognized as 2015 Distinguished Young Woman in Ticonderoga event

Once again, scholarship, leadership and talent were honored and celebrated at Ticonderoga’s 52nd annual Distinguished Young Woman local scholarship program held Saturday, Nov. 1. 

Schroon Lake Central board seeks volunteers

The Schroon Lake Board of Education is looking for two community members to sit on the search committee for the Superintendent/Principal search.

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Schroon Lake Central set for Superintendent search

After a public hearing on the matter, members of the school board met Dec. 2, and Dec. 8, to discuss the timetable for hiring a new Superintendent of Schools.

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Moriah Central changes holiday concert, senior dinner dates

Events will start with the annual senior citizen dinner at the school, starting at 4 p.m. and running until 6:30 p.m. The event was moved from its originally scheduled day of Tuesday, Dec. 9.

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Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union offering 2015 scholarships

The Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union (TFCU) is again offering local high school seniors the opportunity to win several scholarships toward tuition at a two or four-year accredited college.

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Ticonderoga announces early dismissal with storm approaching

Ticonderoga Central School District officials have announced school will be closing early Tuesday, Dec. 9, as a storm system expected to drop several inches of snow makes its way north.

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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.