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Chamber announces light and decorating contest

The Indian Lake Chamber of Commerce will host the ninth annual Indian Lake “Let There Be Lights” Holiday Lighting and Decorating Contest.

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State Police: Beware phone scam

Swindlers are calling businesses and individuals and telling them their power will be shut off if they don’t pay their “overdue bill,” reported New York State Police in an alert last week.

Wilderness 50th anniversary celebration at Tannery Pond

Adirondack Wild: Friends of the Forest Preserve and other members of this year’s NYS Wilderness 50th Steering Committee will sponsor a public event in North Creek to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The National Wilderness Preservation System Act of 1964. Free and open to the public, the event will be held at Tannery Pond Community Center in North Creek on Sept. 10 5 to 630 p.m. No reservations are needed.

Energy efficiency needs to be addressed

On Aug. 23 market goer’s will have the opportunity to discuss home energy savings with an area expert.

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Master gardener’s lend tips at market

Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Master Gardeners will be available for gardening questions and to do soil pH testing while you shop at the Farmers Market this season.

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Congressman Owens talks jobs as he tours Lincoln Logs & Stephenson Lumber

Congressman Owens and Larry Stephenson, — a leading business owner in the southern Adirondacks — talk about ways to boost the economy and expand job opportunities in the region.

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New garden center & market opens in Brant Lake

Business is blooming in Brant Lake this year, and the Lazy Moose Garden Market is the first of a half-dozen new enterprises to emerge.

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Master gardener candidates sought

People wanted in Ti, Crown Point, Schroon Lake

Do you have a green thumb? Would you like to have a green thumb? If so, Cornell Cooperative Extension would like to hear about it.

State to resolve property dispute issues in Long Lake

Owners will have 90 days to inform DEC if they want to be part of the settlement

More than 200 property owners in the Town of Long Lake will receive letters asking if they want to resolve title issues to their properties as part of the Township 40 settlement, the State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced today.

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Spring forward!

On Sunday, March 9, Daylight Savings Time begins at 2 a.m

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Museum opens “holiday headquarters” on Black Friday

Beginning Friday, Nov. 29, through Saturday, Dec. 21, the Adirondack Museum Visitor Center will be open daily, Tuesday through Saturday, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Master gardeners sought in Warren County

Have an interest in gardening? Cornell Cooperative Extension in Warren County is now seeking volunteers for their Master Gardener program that teaches others to grow various vegetables, flowers and plants successfully.

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Crown Point garden gets attention

Carillon Garden Club plants spring flowers

Winter is nearing, but the Carillon Garden Club is already thinking spring. Club members recently planted 200 daffodil bulbs at the Blue Star Memorial Garden near the Crown Point Bridge.

Garden Club Beautification Awards handed out

The Adirondack Mountain Garden Club has announced the recipients of Beautification Awards for 2013.

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Fort Ticonderoga names Volunteer of the Year

Betty Rettig cited for her work in the King’s Garden

A community horticulturist has been honored by Fort Ticonderoga. Betty Rettig of Ticonderoga has been named the fort’s Volunteer of the Year for her work in Fort Ticonderoga’s King’s Garden. Rettig has donated nearly 300 hours of volunteer service since 2009.

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