Ted Morgan

Trump Cancel’s Plattsburgh Rally

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Donald Trump’s advance team spent the day working with officials in Plattsburgh to prepare for a town hall meeting at the Crete Civic Center and at around 5:15 yesterday, they sent Mayor Calnon an executed copy of the contract they’d been negotiating through the day..  A short while later, Mayor Calnon announced that he had…

Next Step for Downtown Revitalization; More Community Feedback

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In early May, Governor Cuomo and the North Country Regional Economic Development Council (NCREDC) announced a $10 million opportunity for one community in this region with an existing and progressing Downtown area. In early July, community members gathered at the Strand Theater and cheered as Governor Cuomo announced that Downtown Plattsburgh would receive the $10 million award. The award was…

A New Municipal Conference Table for City Councilors

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There’s a brand new “Thing” in the Council Chambers at City Hall, and there’s no easy way to describe it, except to say that it’s a large, beautifully built table that incorporates 7 different desks into it’s half semi circle design..   Essentially 7 desks in one large municipal conference table.. And right now, it’s still…

New York A.G. Announces New Lawsuits against Volkswagen

NY A.G. SCHNEIDERMAN, MASSACHUSETTS A.G. HEALEY, MARYLAND A.G. FROSH ANNOUNCE SUITS AGAINST VOLKSWAGEN, AUDI AND PORSCHE ALLEGING THEY KNOWINGLY SOLD OVER 53,000 ILLEGALLY POLLUTING CARS AND SUVS, VIOLATING STATE ENVIRONMENTAL LAWS New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey and Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh announced lawsuits today against Volkswagen AG…

Clinton County Historical Assoc Re-Opens Bluff Point Lighthouse

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The Clinton County Historical Association (CCHA) is pleased to announce the re-opening of the newly renovated Bluff Point Lighthouse on Valcour Island. Free tours of the Bluff Point Lighthouse are offered every Sunday in July and August from 1 to 3 p.m. Visitors to the Lighthouse enjoy displays depicting the history of Lake Champlain Lighthouses,…

Adirondack Health Introduces New CEO to the Community

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Open forums scheduled for public to meet Sylvia Getman;    For the first time in two decades, a new President & CEO is leading Adirondack Health.  Sylvia Getman was formally introduced to the community on Wednesday, July 6 at the first of several outreach sessions planned for the coming weeks as she settles into her…

City of Plattsburgh Wins $10 Million Downtown Revitalization Grant

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In early May, Governor Cuomo and the North Country Regional Economic Development Council (NREDC) announced a $10 million opportunity for 10 communities with an existing and progressing Downtown area.  Today, several community members gathered at the Strand Theater and cheered as Governor Cuomo announced that Downtown Plattsburgh is one of the 10 communities to receive…

K&J – Touring the Lake Placid Horse Shows

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The I Love New York Horse Show is the second of two weeks comprising the 47th annual Lake Placid Horse Shows, presented by Sea Shore Stables LLC.. The I Love New York Horse Show runs through Sunday, highlighted by the $100,000 Equine Insurance Services/Great American Grand Pix on Saturday, July 9. Saturday also features the horse…

Kylie & Kara sing the National Anthem

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If you haven’t heard a good version of the National Anthem lately, take a moment and listen to this one.. During the 4th of July Parade in Plattsburgh, Kylie and Kara sang a version from the back of one of the Classic Cars Clubs Vehicles in the parade. They were singing it over and over…