The Lake George Examiner

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cut your own christmas tree farm

Warrensburg Christmas tree farm is in its 61st year

There is an increase in business at cut-your-own tree farms in recent years, according to Mark Brown of Brown’s Tree Farm on the Schroon River Road in Warrensburg. Brown speculates that it is part of a movement towards recreating simpler…
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lake george fall foliage

Lake George fall foliage nears peak for Columbus Day

Foliage-watches are reporting brilliant colors as far south as Saratoga and north to Tupper and Lake Placid as we enter into the holiday weekend. While the mountains sloping into Lake George are heavily forested with evergreens, the conifers are dappled…
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Hick's Apple Orchard

Pick your own at local apple orchards

A drive out to one of the local apple orchards can be more than just a shopping trip to grab a basic food item. With the local produce, baked goods, and activities offered, the orchards are a combination farmers market…
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Everyday heroes assemble at Warrensburg 9/11 memorial service

The Warrensburg Volunteer Fire Company continued its September 11 tradition last night with a candlelight memorial service at the Floyd Bennett Memorial bandstand in the center of town.  Fire companies from Horicon, Chestertown, Johnsburg, Bolton, North Creek, Garnet Lake, Lake…
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warrensburg youth fair

Heritage festival and county fair a mix of old and new

The 140th Warren County Youth Fair had a 19th-century atmosphere added this year. Cornell Cooperative Extension, the Youth Fair sponsor, joined with the Warren County Historical Society  to bring a Rural Heritage Festival to the county fairgrounds in Warrensburg this…
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