County soil and water to assist landowners

The Essex County Soil and Water Conservation District will be assisting agricultural landowners with completion of Soil Group worksheets for agricultural exemption.

North Country optimistic on $500m aid competition

North Country officials say they're optimistic about the region's prospects for landing $500 million in a new competition proposed by Gov. Cuomo.

Essex County lawmakers react to Cuomo's $1.6 billion property tax relief plan

Essex County lawmakers are seeking clarification on Gov. Andrew Cuomo's $1.6 billion property tax credit that was rolled out earlier this month.

Honeybee Community Fund seeks applications

The Honeybee Community Fund continues to seek applications for its annual funding cycle.

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Lt. Gov. Hochul visits Glens Falls to unveil Cuomo’s new initiatives

Area community leaders hear about the proposals in Gov. Cuomo's Opportunity Agenda from Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul in her recent visit to Glens Falls — and Hochul along with many of Cuomo's initiatives receive a warm welcome.

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Deadlines looming for SLWC parade, vendor, sporting event applications

Application submission deadlines are nearing for those desiring to participate in the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Gala Parade on February 14, as well as vendors who wish to sell items during carnival, and those participating in sporting events which require pre-registration.

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Saranac Lake farm seeks agricultural district designation

The HiBar Ranch in Saranac Lake has applied for inclusion in the county’s agricultural district, a measure that will provide protection as they continue to grow their organic farming operation.

Slots open on Westport planning, zoning boards

The Town of Westport has openings on both the Planning Board and the Zoning Board of Appeals.

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Program offers support for daycare providers

Adirondack Foundation, in partnership with the Cloudsplitter Foundation, Chapel Hill Foundation, AdkAction, the Grabe Family Foundation, and the McLanahan Family Fund, is now offering grants to daycare providers in the northern Adirondack region.

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Westport Chamber seeks members, offers progress report

The Westport Chamber of Commerce is concluding its 2015 membership campaign and invites all interested businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and supporting individual members to join.

Ernie’s Market remains open until Jan. 31

Ernie’s Market in Westport will continue to serve customers until Jan. 31

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W’Burg Grange kitchen gives start-up businesses wings

The Whallonsburg Grange’s kitchen, say local entrepreneurs, provides a welcome incubator for their fledging operations.

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Big buy makes Molpus Woodlands #2 in Adirondack Park

The Adirondack Park’s largest environmental organization, Adirondack Council, applauded Mississippi timberland investment and management company Molpus Woodlands for making a significant investment in the future of New York’s Adirondack Park by purchasing the 112,238-acre holdings of The Forestland Group.

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Essex County Judge Meyer to seek re-election

Essex County Judge Richard Meyer announced last week that he will seek re-election in November.

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Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union announces appointments

The Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union (TFCU) is pleased to announce two new appointments as a result of recent reorganization of operations.