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Blue Star Memorial Garden to be re-dedicated April 26

The Blue Star Memorial Garden near the Crown Point Bridge information building will be re-dedicated on Saturday, April 26, at 10 a.m.

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Master gardener candidates sought

People wanted in Ti, Crown Point, Schroon Lake

Do you have a green thumb? Would you like to have a green thumb? If so, Cornell Cooperative Extension would like to hear about it.

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Spring forward!

On Sunday, March 9, Daylight Savings Time begins at 2 a.m

Holiday winners named

The Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce has announced the winners of its annual holiday decorating contest.

Water, sewer rents to be collected in Moriah

Moriah Water & Sewer Clerk Rose M. French will collect water and sewer rents beginning Jan. 1.

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Ticonderoga student speaks to garden club

The Carillon Garden Club furnishes a “campership” annually to a student in the Ticonderoga School District to attend Camp Colby in Saranac Lake.

Housing assistance program available

Direct financial assistance is now available to help make home ownership a reality for qualified Essex County residents, according to the Housing Assistance Program of Essex County.

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Schroon veterans seeking clothing donations

The Schroon Lake VFW and American Legion are asking that people drop their excess clothing and shoes into the large marked BlueBox container.

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Holiday decorating contest set

Christmas Decorating Contest 2013

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Crown Point garden gets attention

Carillon Garden Club plants spring flowers

Winter is nearing, but the Carillon Garden Club is already thinking spring. Club members recently planted 200 daffodil bulbs at the Blue Star Memorial Garden near the Crown Point Bridge.

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ACAP offers weatherization

With cold weather approaching, Adirondack Community Action Programs, Inc. would like you to know more about their Weatherization Services.

Moriah water, sewer deadline nearing

The town of Moriah water & sewer clerk will accept water and sewer payments until Nov. 4.

Ticonderoga family homeless following fire

A Ticonderoga family is homeless following a fire Oct. 1.

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Fort Ticonderoga names Volunteer of the Year

Betty Rettig cited for her work in the King’s Garden

A community horticulturist has been honored by Fort Ticonderoga. Betty Rettig of Ticonderoga has been named the fort’s Volunteer of the Year for her work in Fort Ticonderoga’s King’s Garden. Rettig has donated nearly 300 hours of volunteer service since 2009.

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Garden club selling holiday wreaths

The Carillon Garden Club is selling Christmas Wreaths again this year.