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New children’s book profiles loons

Vista Court Books announces publication of “Good Morning Loon,” a new children’s picture book about the wildlife a boy discovers while he paddles in the morning mist, hoping to see a loon.

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Family Fun Day on tap

The Hamilton County Youth Board is sponsoring their 5th Annual Family Fun Day on Monday, Aug. 4 at the Speculator Ball Field/Pavilion from 2-6 p.m.

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Public meeting set in Chester to obtain ideas for boosting recreation in town

Town of Chester residents have proposed dozens of ideas for boosting recreational opportunities and facilities in town, now the town's leaders want to hear more proposals from the public as well as discuss concepts already suggested.

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Warren County leaders warned of costly consequences of inaction on adding court space

Despite hearing urgent warnings from Warren County judges in January about how overcrowded court conditions could mean potential attacks on children and victims by violent criminals and litigants, Warren County supervisors have yet to take action on providing more court and office space. The supervisors heard this week that every day's delay in providing additional court space — now mandated by the state — means additional expense to county taxpayers due to increased construction or renovation costs, or paying rent for temporary quarters.

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Major rock 'n roll and country music festival to debut in Lake George

This September, Lake George will be hosting its first ever two-day rock and country music festival with nationally renowned groups.

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County moves forward on DPW facelift

Essex County lawmakers have arrived at a tentative agreement on the refurbishing of the county’s highway garage in Lewis.

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Mountain music to be featured soon at Upper Hudson Bluegrass fest

The annual Upper Hudson Bluegrass Festival, renowned for hosting some of the most talented performers of authentic mountain music, is to be held from Aug. 14 through Aug. 17 this year.

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Experience mountain-town culture, art & music Saturday at 'Thurman Showcase'

Homegrown music, art and locally crafted food are featured in Saturday's Thurman showcase, an expo that reveals insights into mountain-town traditions and culture.

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Doheny endorses Stefanik in NY21 race

Announcement ensures a united GOP in run-up to November’s general election

Ending months of speculation, Matt Doheny has endorsed Republican candidate Elise Stefanik in the race for New York's 21st District.

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This weekend’s Jamboree features midway, fireworks, rides, auction, rock ‘n roll

Old-time family fun is in store Friday and Saturday for those who attend Smoke Eaters' Jamboree in Warrensburg.

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Wranglers reunion returns this weekend

Cowboys, cowgirls and ranch hands manning the dozens of dude ranches decades ago in the southern Adkirondacks gathered in Lake Luzerne last summer and shared some wild tales of the old days — and they are back again this weekend — and all are welcome to join the events of Ranches Rodeos & Wranglers 2014 in Lake Luzerne!

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Abbie Hastings of Warrensburg reminisces about her life as she approaches 100; open house Saturday in her honor

With her 100th birthday approaching, a cheery, reverent and lively woman raised in Warrensburg reminisces about her life.

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Stony Creek Band set for Chestertown concert Thursday afternoon

The acclaimed Stony Creek Band, purveyor of infectious country-rock and Americana roots music, is scheduled to perform in Chestertown Thursday July 24 on the lawn of the Chester Municipal Center beginning at 5:30 p.m.. The free concert is an installment of the Music on Main Street series.

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Warrensburgh Farmers’ Market is spurring development of small local farms

With farmers' markets now proliferating in the southern Adirondacks, it's appropriate to review the market that lead the way and recognize the venue's founder Teresa Whalen and her tole in promoting fresh local, nutritious food for all.