Stec announces infrastructure, economic grants

Assemblyman Dan Stec (R,C,I-Queensbury) announced last week the availability of economic development and infrastructure federal grant funding for municipalities in Essex County.

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Press-Republican alters delivery methods

A morning ritual for many has been disrupted following the Press-Republican’s decision to alter the way their newspapers are delivered to some subscribers.

Applicants wanted for emergency food, shelter funding funds

Essex County is in the allocation process for funds to supplement emergency food and shelter programs.

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Inter Lakes Health holds hearing on future of ‘medical campus’

Over 100 residents from Ticonderoga and the surrounding towns packed into a dining room at Moses Ludington Hospital April 29 to hear about the proposed changes at the medical facility.

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Elizabethtown Community Hospital expands MRI service

University of Vermont Health Network – Elizabethtown Community Hospital has increased the availability, capability and quality of its mobile magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) service.

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Champlain Valley Milling finds new home in Willsboro Commerce Park

Champlain Valley Milling will move to Willsboro this summer, announced the company earlier this week, a decision that ultimately came down to affordability and zoning.

Young Lyon to be honored for contributions to vets group

A local business is being honored by a national organization for their contributions to a program that builds houses for war veterans.

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Brewery to reopen tasting room

Brothers Dan and Dylan Badger are busy preparing for their second brewing season slated to kickoff this weekend when they re-open the brewery’s tasting room.

Governor Pataki, other officials talk skills gap in Essex

Fifty-five global leaders in education, corporate, government and philanthropy sectors from five nations gathered in Essex last week to discuss the growing skills gap and the action steps needed to reverse the trend.

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Mineville hydro project in final stages

A vision created in 1990 is one hurdle away from becoming a reality, bringing new life to the pits and underground tunnels that put Mineville on the map.

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Not so Rapid Returns

The strange saga of how a local businessman and civic fixture conned a trusting North Country community, one nickel at a time.

Garden Club now accepting applications

The Essex County Adirondack Garden Club is accepting applications for the Ellen Lea Paine Memorial Nature Fund.

Au Sable Forks to explore creation of art co-op

The Au Sable Forks Revitalization Group, in partnership with the Town of Jay, announces an open meeting to explore the economic advantages and feasibility of forming an Artist/Artisan Co-operative, with a year round permanent storefront on Main Street in Au Sable Forks.

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Keene Valley Fire Department to hold open house for RecruitNY

The Keene Valley Hose and Ladder Company No. 1 will open its doors to area residents on Saturday, April 25 so they can learn about what it takes to be a volunteer firefighter in their community as part of the fifth annual RecruitNY statewide initiative.

Craft fair vendors needed

Registrations are now being accepted for the 21st Annual Craft Fair, sponsored by the Free and Accepted Masons, Saturday, July 18 and Sunday, July 19, at Marcy Airfield in Keene Valley.