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Resolution Run to kick off new year in Ticonderoga

Jan. 1 road race slated

 The LaChute Road Runners Club of Ticonderoga will kick off the new year with its 12th annual Resolution Run Wednesday, Jan. 1.

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Gallagher, High Peaks Hospice team up

High Peaks Hospice & Palliative Care and musician Martha Gallagher are joining together in 2014 in a unique partnership.

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Resolution Run to kick off new year in Ticonderoga

Jan. 1 road race slated

Will one of your New Year’s resolutions be to get more exercise? If so, the LaChute Road Runners Club of Ticonderoga can help. The club is planning its 12th annual Resolution Run Jan. 1, 2013.

Schroon Lake seniors certified in CPR

Members of the Schroon Lake Senior Club recently took CPR/AED training at the fire house.

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Health officials still warn of Lyme Disease dangers

Even though the weather has taken a turn for the cool, public health officials are still warning about a disease more known for being contracted in the summer months.

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Nurse joins Schroon Lake HHHN clinic

Hudson Headwaters Health Network has announced nurse manager Jennifer Aitken, RN, will lead nursing care for patients at the Schroon Lake, Chestertown-Horicon, and Bolton health centers.

Essex County Public Health Staff Recognized by Ticonderoga Area Chamber

The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Meg Parker of Essex County Public Health during their Volunteer Appreciation Dinner and Awards Ceremony held Oct. 16.

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Ticonderoga agency receives award

North Country Home Services, Inc. Executive Director Rebecca Leahy was awarded New York State Association of Health Care Providers Excellence in Public Relations Award at HCP’s annual conference in Albany recently.

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Schroon library part of holiday program

Holiday Mail for Heroes project Nov. 12-16

The Friends of the Schroon Lake Public Library, library trustees and the library staff have joined together to participate in the American Red Cross Holiday Mail for Heroes Campaign.

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New regulations aimed at stopping the spread of CWD

The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets and the Department of Environmental Conservation today announced emergency regulations to prohibit the importation of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) susceptible deer into the State.

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New support group, website aims to bring people dealing with cancer together

Leslie Fleury, RN, of the Chemotherapy and Infusion Unit at ECH, has helped to create a new website and support group to help those dealing with a life-changing diagnosis.

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Crown Point woman earns designation

Jodi Gibbs, a resident of Crown Point, has been awarded the Certified Healthcare Administrative Professional Designation by the Association for Healthcare Administrative Professionals, the largest society dedicated to healthcare executive assistants.

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Look Good, Feel Better

Sometimes, how you look makes all the difference in the world. The American Cancer Society has a program called Look Good, Feel Better, which provides free makeup and help learning how to properly apply it, to women going through cancer treatments. It also provided wigs, hats and scarves, free of charge, to women who have lost their hair through chemotherapy.

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Moriah actors take aim at bullies

On Common Ground writes, performs play

On Common Ground, a group of Moriah Central School students, is tackling teen issues through acting.

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Police to collect unused prescription drugs

Ticonderoga, Schroon events Oct. 26

The Ticonderoga Community Coalition will partner with the town and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to host a “Take Back” event at the Ticonderoga Police Department on Saturday, Oct. 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Essex County Sheriff’s Department will also host “Take Back” events that day at the Schroon town hall and the public safety building in Lewis.