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Battle of Plattsburgh 2016 – Schedule

2016 BATTLE OF PLATTSBURGH SCHEDULE OF EVENTS THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 10a.m. THE BATTLE OF CULVER HILL MEMORIAL CEREMONY Sponsored by the Town of Beekmantown Culver Hill Historical Park, State Rt. 22, 2 miles north of intersection of Rte. 374 in Beekmantown On September 6, 1814, a large British army numbering in the thousands marched through…

Schluter Systems Expanding Opertations in Plattsburgh

Schluter Systems - THUMB

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced Schluter Systems, L.P. will expand manufacturing operations in Plattsburgh, Clinton County. The tile installation systems company will invest more than $22 million to construct a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility at its 40-acre location in Upstate New York. “Schluter Systems has been a key component of the North Country economy…

Rainbow Ushers in Cooler Temps

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This double rainbow made an entire half circle at about 8pm on Sunday night during sunset as the rain moved off to the east and the sun set in partly cloudy skies to the West. The bright rainbows meant that it could have been one of the best times to find that pot of gold…

Savard named Communications Director at SUNY Plattsburgh

Brian Savard - THUMBNAIL

Brian Savard, former SUNY New Paltz athletic communications director, has been named director of athletic communications at SUNY Plattsburgh. His appointment is effective Monday,  Aug. 15, 2016. Savard succeeds Charlie Hurley, who moved to Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas last year. Savard served as the SUNY New Paltz athletic communications director for the past six…

City Residents to Decide on City Manager vs Strong Mayor in November

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A Public Hearing on Thursday Evening at City Hall brings to light concerns about voting on Plattsburgh’s style of Government in the November Elections.Ward Five Councilwoman Becky Kasper says it’s important to let the public weigh in on this issue.. Councilwoman Rachelle Armstrong is one of those who voted no to including the referendum on November’s…

A New Health Care Campus for Lake Placid

Hannah Hanford - Adirondack Health Foundation Executive Director - THUMBNAIL

Adirondack Health played host to the community on Wednesday at the Conference Center in Lake Placid.. The event featured a life-size model of one of six new operating rooms being built at Adirondack Medical Center along with plans for the new sports medicine facility in Lake Placid.. For more on the Capital Campaign and the…

K&J – A National Diabetes Prevention Program to Open in Tupper Lake Sept 14th

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Beginning on Sept. 14th, Adirondack Health will offer a six-week comprehensive Diabetes Self-Management Education Program at the Goff Nelson Library in Tupper Lake. Taught by an interdisciplinary team of four physicians, pharmacist, dietitian/certified diabetes educator, nurse/certified diabetes educator, exercise specialist and RNs, the program will meet Wednesdays from 10am to 11am. Today we’re talking about…

Saranac Lake Helping Visitors Find their Way

The Village of Saranac Lake Parks and Trails Advisory Board (PTAB) and Community Development Department are announcing the Village Wayfinding signs and seeking sponsors for the signs.  Wayfinding signage point towards recreational opportunities in our Village of Saranac Lake, as well as welcoming visitors and directing them to points of interest. The Wayfinding signs allow our…

The Big Latch is Friday Morning at 10:30

Breastfeeding women and their families are invited to participate in The Big Latch On planned for Friday, August 5 at 10:30 a.m. on the front lawn of The University of Vermont Health Network – Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital. The Plattsburgh event is part of a world-wide effort to promote breastfeeding as a healthy start for…

Come to the Fair Book Sale Ends Today with $5 Bag Sale

After three days of “Come to the Fair” at the Saranac Lake Free Library in Saranac Lake, much of the inventory for sale has been sold, with proceeds from the book sale benefiting library activities.. Today from 9am until Noon, library volunteers will be selling the remainder of the books for $5 a bag. Officials…