Thom Randall

Editor, Adirondack Journal

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Boy rescued from river rapids by Horicon fire chief

Horicon Fire Chief Jim Hayes has been praised for his fast action in pulling a young teenaged boy, stranded in rushing rapids of the Schroon River, to safety.

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Firefighters’ huge parade, convention & carnival this week in West Glens Falls

The annual firefighters convention and parade, for many years involving as many as 10,000 marchers and even more spectators, is coming to Queensbury this week — accompanied by a carnival, craft vendors and fireworks.

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Saturday at Stony Creek Inn: 'Dot & Johnstock’ fundraiser for musicians in need

The legendary Stony Creek Inn — a mountain-town bar and hotel with a substantial following — will be hosting its annual 'Dot & Johnstock' fundraising festival Saturday June 14.

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Lake George boat inspections lauded; lake invasive control efforts underway

Not long ago, boaters decried a proposed Lake George boat inspection program, but now that it's in place and protecting the purity and pristine recreational quality of the lake, criticism has ceased.

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Americade 2014 descends on Lake George

Rally features 9-11 exhibit, new stunt acts, largest-ever fireworks show

This year's edition of Americade motorcycle rally, featuring an expanded trade show, new stunt-riding acts and a largest-ever fireworks show — extends through Sunday June 8 in Lake George Village.

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Warrensburg's 'renegade' bike rally is growing

Taking advantage of the international drawing power of the annual Americade touring motorcycle rally in Lake George, the Warrensburg Bike Rally has doubled in size this year.

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Warrensburg-Lake George Price Chopper to open this weekend

Thousands of people waited decades for it to happen, but Northern Warren County will now be getting its own full-size supermarket this week as Price Chopper executives and local officials open their newest grocery store Sunday May 18 just south of Warrensburg near Northway Exit 23.

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Italian street festival returns to Lake George this weekend

People can roll up their pant legs and stomp grapes, eat hearty traditional foods, admire European crafts while keeping their children occupied with a variety of activities at the Lake George Italian Festival Saturday May 17 and Sunday May 18.

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Riding the raging whitewater in the Adirondacks: challenging & exhilarating

Charging through whitewater is an unforgettable experience, and this year, it's bound to be better than ever!

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Area leaders ask Sen. Gillibrand for help in boosting economic growth

In a meetup with area leaders, U.S. Sen. Gillibrand is asked to help lure a new hockey team to Glens Falls, to commit more federal funds toward local infrastructure repair and expansion, and to assist Glens Falls Hospital with its financial shortfalls. Gillibrand, in turn, talked of new funding sources for small businesses and revealed she saw her first rock concert at the Glens Falls Civic Center.

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