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Keene officials approve kid-friendly Pumpkin Fest

KEENE, N.H. (AP) Officials in Keene, New Hampshire are bringing back a pumpkin festival, three years after violence broke out at the last one. The annual pumpkin festival in Keene has broken world records for the most lit jack-o-lanterns in one place. But it was canceled after violence broke out in

WCAX - 2017-09-22 23:07:00

Property Transfers: Essex County

Here's a list of land transactions in Essex County from May 1 to 5, 2017. The buyer, the seller, the community where the property is located and the sale price (listed in that order) were culled from documents at the Essex County Clerk's office: To James R. Curran and James Curran III from Bayview

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2017-09-24 07:00:00

Timbuctoo story gets richer the more you learn

Martha Swan, executive director of John Brown Lives, takes part in hanging 16 double-sided banners for the "Dreaming of Timbuctoo" exhibit in the barn at 19th-century abolitionist John Brown's homestead in Lake Placid in July 2016. (Enterprise photo - Antonio Olivero) We'd like to call your attentio


Placid Mayor: Rails in way of electric improvements

Lake Placid village Mayor Craig Randall (Photo provided) LAKE PLACID - A new variable has entered the enduring rail-trail debate as this village's mayor says the lingering rails and ties on the right of way through which this village's electric supply feeds are in the way of electric improvements a


Keep supporting North Elba Community Christmas Fund

To the editor: Year after year, the North Elba Community Christmas Fund works hard to help families in the town of North Elba and village of Lake Placid have a merry Christmas. We rely on the generosity of local organizations and residents to help us reach this goal each holiday season. We are hopi


Jay Ambrose: For better health, run from Bernie

The socialist threat best known as Sen. Bernie Sanders wants a single-payer health care system, and here is what that means: adding monstrously to our unbelievable entitlement debt, endangering the economy, doing away with our freedom to choose our own health care plan and helping to make our future

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-09-22 12:15:00

Ryan Gosling to host 'SNL' premiere with Jay-Z musical guest

NEW YORK (AP) - "Saturday Night Live" says it's kicking off its 43rd season Sept. 30 with guest host Ryan Gosling and musical guest Jay-Z. For Gosling's encore host appearance he'll be on hand to promote his new film, "Blade Runner 2049." Jay-Z will be plugging a world tour that starts next month. O

POST-STAR - 2017-09-22 00:00:15

About 900 homeowners in Jefferson, Lewis, Oswego counties register for help after Lake Ontario flooding (VIDEO)

WATERTOWN - About 900 homeowners in Jefferson, Lewis and Oswego counties have signed up for state assistance for damage caused by high water levels on Lake Ontario, with about a week left for applications to come in. The demand for support, compared to the funding currently in place locally, will re

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-09-23 07:30:00

Sarnac Lake police blotter, 1938

My fans are just screaming for another column about the exciting activities of our beautiful village almost 80 years ago. Some events are funny, some not so funny; I think the attraction for readers are the exact details, at the exact time and exact date of a small happening in their home town. No


Enrollment's down at NCCC, but numbers are better than expected

North Country Community College nursing student Matthew Andrews plays the part of a patient for fellow student Aubrey MacIntosh during a lesson on bed bath instruction Thursday on the college's Saranac Lake campus. (Photo provided by North Country Community College) Soils and hydrology professor H


Federman pens book about food writer

SARANAC LAKE - Saranac Lake native Adam Federman has stepped up to the plate, literally, with the release of his book "Fasting and Feasting: the life of visionary food writer Patience Gray," published by Chelsea Green in June. This biography of the author of "Honey from a Weed" and "Plats du Jour


Night for the history books

Beloved NCCC hockey coach Tim Gerrish reunites with members of his team that won the 1995 NJCAA national title. (Enterprise photo - Lou Reuter) SARANAC LAKE - A family reunion of 350. That's what the atmosphere was like Friday at the Harrietstown Hall as North Country Community College inducted th


Police: Man injures officer during domestic violence arrest

Stanton SARANAC LAKE - Village police said a 34-year-old man injured one of their officers as they arrested him around 10:45 p.m. Wednesday after responding to reports of a domestic dispute on Olive Street. During the incident, Trever Stanton of Saranac Lake was alleged to have choked a 14-year-ol


Solutions presented for school drop-off

A design presented by Tetra Tech to the Saranac Lake school board Wednesday night would expand the bus circle so a total of 13 buses could fit head-to-tail in the bus circle. (Enterprise photo - Glynis Hart) SARANAC LAKE - Saranac Lake Central School board members disagreed Wednesday night on how t


United Way kicks off 2018 drive

PLATTSBURGH - Another deep kickoff will help the United Way in its war on poverty. The United Way of the Adirondack Region announced Pacesetter contributions of $169,823 at the 2018 Campaign Kickoff Breakfast on Friday. That amount represents 23.4 percent of the $725,000 goal. The campaign funds are

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2017-09-22 23:08:15

Police arrest 1 armed robbery suspect, search for more in Saranac Lake

A state trooper with a rifle stands beside an armored unit of the state police Special Operations Response Team this afternoon on Saranac Lake's Forest Hill Avenue. The SORT was pulling out of the neighborhood after an armed robbery suspect was apprehended. (Enterprise photo - Peter Crowley) A sta


International student's memory lives on in garden

PLATTSBURGH - Chu "Allen" Xiong was kind to his classmates and an intelligent student, Daphne Gricoski said. But what the Seton Catholic Central science teacher remembers most about him is his smile. "It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered th

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2017-09-22 02:32:08

O'Connell throws Peru past AuSable Valley 34-8

CLINTONVILLE - Ryley O'Connell threw for 243 yards and three touchdowns in Peru's 34-8 defeat of AuSable Valley in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference football Friday. Austin Carpenter hauled in four catches for 110 yards and an 18-yard touchdown, while Carson Cunningham grabbed two touchdown recep

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2017-09-23 10:00:00

On the Ti: New citizens begin voyage as Americans

U.S. District Court Judge William K. Sessions III adminsters the Oath of Allegiance to U.S. citizenship candidates Monday on the Steamboat Ticonderoga at Shelburne Museum. Photo by Garrett Brown Hailing from 15 nations, they boarded the Ticonderoga Monday under blazing late-summer sunshine for a sol

SHELBURNENEWS.COM - 2017-09-21 20:44:44

Wake Robin breaks ground on expansion project

Courtesy photoWake Robin broke ground on the Maple expansion project last week. BY VTDIGGER.ORG Wake Robin Friday held a groundbreaking ceremony for its first significant expansion in nearly a decade. The $39-million, 122,000-square-foot Maple Expansion plan, includes construction of a new apartmen

SHELBURNENEWS.COM - 2017-09-21 20:19:15