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4x4 ice drags on Lake Goerge

Lake George ice drags, beach party, free concert on tap this Presidents Day Weekend

Week three of the Lake George 2018 Winter Carnival looks to be the busiest yet with the Electric City Riders ...
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Pizza Jerks Lake George Nico's House fundraiser

Filmmakers plan fundraiser and video shoot at local pizza shop “Say Something Nice About Nico Scroggy” event to be held at Pizza Jerks

Frank Cavone is calling on friends, family, teachers and anyone else whose life has been touched by Nico Scoggy to ...
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lake george winter carnival outhouse races

Lake George Winter Carnival 2018 opens with outhouses, chili and ice

A flu epidemic is gripping the nation, and a stiff breeze added a biting wind chill factor to the 20-degree ...
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Skeeter Creek returns to Lake George for benefit concert Fundraiser to assist Lake George firefighter battling serious illness

Popular country band Skeeter Creek, who opened for Marshall Tucker in Lake George last fall, will take a break from ...
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Lake George 2018 New Year’s Day Polar Plunge

Brutal cold didn’t stop the Lake George 2018 New Year’s Day Polar Plunge

After a week of bitterly cold weather, the Southern end of Lake George has frozen over. Cruise ships that planned ...
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New Year’s Day Polar Plunge

Lake George 2018 New Year’s Day Polar Plunge details announced 45th plunge to benefit Shriner’s Children’s Hospital, local fire companies

Duffy’s Tavern has released the schedule for the 2018 New Year’s Day Polar Plunge. Registration for plungers will open Sunday, ...
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wreaths across america battlefield park lake george

Wreaths Across America honors Battle of Lake George soldiers buried in Battlefield Park December 16, 2017 is National Wreaths Across America Day

An evergreen wreath, embellished with a red bow, an American flag and the flag of the U.S. Army, decorates the ...
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Toys for Girls and Boys toy drive at Backstreet BBQ

Backstreet BBQ kicks off its Toys for Girls and Boys collection drive Bikers arrive with Barbie dolls and Star Wars action figures

A steady stream of people filed into the Backstreet BBQ & Tap Room on Dieskau Street this afternoon. Most were ...
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Battlefield protection project Lake George

Battlefield protection project to map layers of Lake George history

Peel back the pavement of Lake George’s streets; lift up the hotels, restaurants, taverns, arcades, ice cream stands and gift ...
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Lake George lite up the village

Lake George Lite Up The Village draws record-breaking crowd

The tiered seats of the Shepard Park Amphitheatre, the sloping grounds surrounding those seats, the entire upper portion of the ...
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Lake George shopping Holiday Passport

Lake George Small Business Saturday to feature Holiday Passport promotion Local merchants offer specials and opportunity to win prizes

Shops in the Lake George area are joining the nationwide Shop Small initiative by offering deals for holiday shoppers beginning ...
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Freezin’ For A Reason Polar Plunge

Freezin’ For A Reason Polar Plunge raises funds for Special Olympics

The air temperature hovered around 32 degrees this morning with a brisk breeze off Lake George making it feel even ...
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10th annual basket sale was standing room only at the Lake George firehouse

There were no fire engines in the bays at the Lake George Firehouse yesterday. The company’s fleet was parked outside to make ...
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Fort William Henry musket salute on Veterans Day at Field of Flags

Fort William Henry salutes military personnel, opens new exhibit on Veterans Day

A small crowd gathered on the West Lawn of the Fort William Henry Hotel yesterday morning for the Fort’s annual Veterans Day ...
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lake George lite up

Lake George to ‘Lite Up’ with 30K-plus lights Annual holiday celebration features live music, fireworks, parade and Santa

Lake George Village employees have been busy testing bulbs and stringing lights throughout Shepard and Blais Parks in preparation for ...
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LEO Weekend 2018

LEO Weekend 2018 seminars to address issues in modern policing Event to open with Dave Bray performance in Shepard Park

Dealing with homegrown terrorism, active shooter situations and social media rumors has become a regular part of the job for ...
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Adirondack Brewery Pumpkin Chunkin’

Adirondack Brewery Pumpkin Chunkin’ combines carnival with flying fruit

Large pumpkins arced high before smashing to the ground; smaller ones flew with a flatter trajectory into the woods beyond ...
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prospect mountain summit

Prospect Mountain Veterans Memorial Parkway toll waived for 2017 closing weekend A brief history of the Prospect Mountain Parkway

The road winding up Prospect Mountain will close for the season Sunday, Nov. 5. For the final weekend, Nov. 4 ...
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