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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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2017 Holiday Train

CP announces 2017 Holiday Train schedule Lighted train to arrive in Saratoga the Sunday following Thanksgiving

It has become a much-anticipated event that kicks off the holiday season with lights, music and the thrill of a ...
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Lake George Steamboat company fundraiser cruise

Steamboat Company Youth Fundraiser Cruise sails with a full ship

The sign yesterday in the Beach Road ticket booth window read “Sold Out,” and a line to board the Lake ...
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lake George fall foliage

Lake George Fall foliage nearing peak brilliance this weekend

It’s been late coming. An unusually warm September stretched summer into autumn, but after a few cool nights, the chlorophyll ...
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William Shatner Ticonderoga

William Shatner to boldly go to Ticonderoga Trekonderoga folks will host Captain Kirk actor at Star Trek Orginal Series Set Tour

Actor William Shatner will be taking up his position on the bridge of the Starship Enterprise May 4 – 5, ...
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Lake George Oktoberfest

Lake George Oktoberfest brings music and dance to Canada Street

As if on cue, this morning’s showers moved out and brilliant sunshine broke through the clouds as the final day ...
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ladies auxiliary basket fundraiser

Ladies Auxiliary prepares for 10th Annual Basket & Dessert Day The event is a fundraiser for the Auxiliary’s Community Needs Fund

The LGVFD Ladies Auxiliary has nearly 145 gift baskets pledged so far for their annual Chinese auction-style basket fundraiser. This ...
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Lake George Oktoberfest

Lake George Oktoberfest 2017 coming Columbus Day Weekend

The 7th Annual Village of Lake George Oktoberfest gets underway this Friday, Oct. 6 at 5 p.m. with live music, ...
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Great Escape Fright Fest

Great Escape Fright Fest opens this weekend

Fans of the macabre, your time has arrived. The Six Flags Great Escape Fright Fest kicks off Saturday, Sept. 30 ...
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Marshall Tucker Band

The Marshall Tucker Band draws near-capacity crowd to Wood Park in Lake George

The gates opened at 3 p.m. yesterday afternoon at the Wood Park Festival Commons, and even though the headline act ...
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steamboat company family fun fest

Steamboat Company Family Fun Festival celebration was magic

Incredulous Chris doesn’t believe in magic. Presto Pete, with the help of his young audience, sets about convincing the incredulous ...
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Bolton Moving Wall

Bolton Landing hosts Vietnam Veterans Memorial Moving Wall

Rows and rows of names across panel after panel fill the 252 feet of The Moving Wall memorial. The names ...
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