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Nominations Sought for Second Essex County ‘Farmacy’
AdkAction’s Farmacy project, a mixed-use healthy food retail storefront located in Keeseville Pharmacy, is seeking to replicate the model in the second location in Essex County.
Police crackdown on traffic issues at New York/Vermont state line
Police agencies from New York and Vermont issued more than 100 traffic tickets during a cross-border crackdown Friday night at the state line in Hampton and Fair Haven, Vermont.
Art that speaks to you
Kathryn Moran chose to portray “The Grape Picker” by William-Adolphe Bouguereau. TICONDEROGA | People have long wondered what it might be like if walls could talk, but what about the artwork that hangs from them? At St. Mary’s School, they can, sort of.
Gasoline prices fall in NY state, but national average rises
KINGSTON, N.Y. — Gasoline prices in New York state fell another 3.3 cents per gallon last week, settling at an average of $2.47 on Sunday, according to GasBuddy.com. But the national average crept upward for the second straight week.
Two plead guilty in case of widespread medical taxi fraud
Defendants arrested as part of a criminal probe into Medicaid fraud appear at Northern District of New York United States District Court in Plattsburgh in May 2018. Two men implicated in an alleged scheme to defraud the state out of millions of dollars in Medicaid funds have pleaded guilty.
Essex County looks to regulate coroners
After more than a decade of conversation and multiple Enterprise articles highlighting some faults in the elected Essex County coroner system, the Essex County Board of Supervisors could start regulating the coroners more closely.
Is it spring yet?
TICONDEROGA | It’s not too soon to start thinking about the end of winter — is it?. Not in Ticonderoga, where the fifth End of Winter Carnival and fireworks extravaganza is set for March 2.
LOVETT: Goodbye and farewell — reflections on 25 years covering the New York State Capitol
ALBANY — This Monday marks the seventh anniversary of this column — and its last day. After 30 years as a reporter — and seven straight years of never missing a single Monday with the column—I am leaving the Daily News and the journalism business.
Essex Co. WIC staff educate D.C. lawmakers
PLATTSBURGH — Essex County WIC Program representatives Krista Berger and Susan Cutting went to Washington, D.C., to meet with legislators and promote the WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Program.
Tree identification workshop set for Feb. 23 in Hancock
HANCOCK — The Addison County organization Vermont Coverts: Woodlands for Wildlife will host a Winter Tree Identification Workshop on Saturday, Feb. 23. The free workshop will take place that from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at 419 Shampeny Hill Road in Hancock.
Bolton gets No. 2 girls seed in Section VII
The Bolton girls basketball team earned the second seed in Class D as pairings were announced Sunday for the Section VII basketball tournaments. Bolton will host seventh-seeded Crown Point on Friday in the quarterfinals. Schroon Lake was seeded fifth and will travel to Wells in the quarterfinals on
Man faces multiple charges after police pursuit
RUTLAND, Vt. — A Newport man is facing numerous charges after police say he led officers on chase. Police say Shane Goodell led them on a pursuit that ended on Butterfly Ave in Rutland City.
Politi won’t seek re-election this fall
LAKE PLACID — North Elba town Supervisor Roby Politi will not seek re-election this fall. The announcement came in a letter to the editor in today’s Enterprise. In a phone interview Friday, Politi said he’s served the community for a quarter of a century and that it’s time to let others give it a tr
Police: Man charged with felony in Warrensburg
WARRENSBURG -- A man from Thurman was charged with felony driving while intoxicated early Saturday after a traffic stop on Route 9 in Warrensburg, police said. Terrence K. Blenman, 40, was stopped at 3:16 a.m. when Warren County sheriff's officers determined he was driving a vehicle with a suspended
Ice fisherman’s body recovered from Lake Champlain
Vermont State Police divers found the body Wednesday believed to be that of Lee Wiktorski, 61, in Lake Champlain. Wiktorski, of Benson, was ice fishing on the lake near Orwell.
Two students nominated as Presidential Scholars
BARRE — Two Addison County students, Eden Ginsburg of Bristol and Katherine Wallace of Cornwall, were nominated named to the state’s 2019 Presidential Scholar list in a ceremony at the Vermont Statehouse late last month.
Police: Ti businessman caught in sex sting
COLONIE — A car-repair-shop owner from Ticonderoga was arrested earlier this month for allegedly trying to arrange a sexual encounter with a 13-year-old girl, police said. John F. West, 48, of Route 9N, was charged with felony counts of attempted second-degree rape and attempted first-degree dissemi
Dancers jump for joy thanks to new floor at Midd rec center
SILVER MAPLE CONSTRUCTION President Sean Flynn and Dance Xplorations Director Christal Brown stand on the newly installed dance floor at Middlebury’s recreation center off Creek Road last week. Silver Maple Construction donated the materials and labor for the new floor, which will greatly help Middl
Police: Newport man arrested after chase
A Newport man has been charged after allegedly leading police on a chase through Rutland early Sunday morning. Shane Goodell has been charged on felony counts of gross negligent operation, attempting to elude a police officer and abandonment or exposure of a baby, as well as misdemeanor counts of ex
Colonel girls win on the road
RUTLAND — Hailey Derosia racked up eight points, six rebounds, six assists and four steals to help the Brattleboro varsity girls basketball team to a 40-29 win over Rutland on Saturday.