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Priory Retreat to have fundraiser

Priory Retreat House launches the priory fundraiser in march.

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Burghers make history as they beat Heatly in tourney win

Shea Irish sets yet another school record for season point tally as the Burghers win the school's first boys basketball Sectional game since the late 1990s.

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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance offers free tax help

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) sponsored by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Warren County is offering free tax help to families and individuals whose household income is below $53,000.

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Higgins feted for 66 years of service to the community

Horicon Fire Department honors long time, 91-year-old member

The Horicon Fire Department held a special meeting recently to honor a man who has been on its roster since the 1940’s.

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Snowmobiler attempts stunt atop water, sinks into Lake George

Wary insurers have prompted stunts like driving snowmobiles atop water and polar swimming to be eliminated from the Lake George Winter Carnival — but event officials are trying to get the two features to be reinstated by next year. Meanwhile, a snowmobiler attempts to careen on the surface of Lake George Saturday but ends up with a submerged sled.

Duprey calling for support of bill to help military spouses

Assemblywoman Janet L. Duprey (R,I-Peru) is calling on state legislators to join her in supporting legislation that would help military families across the state gain employment when they are relocated for military service.

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Public asked to volunteer for disease outbreak drill

A first-ever epidemic preparedness drill is to be conducted soon by Warren County Public Health Department, and area residents are being asked to participate.

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Warrensburg now accepts digital & plastic payments, issues online licenses

The town of Warrensburg leads the way in converting to online and credit-card payments of taxes, licenses and fees.

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Bizarre race cars to compete on Lake George ice this weekend

Car ice racing, a favorite with spectators at the Lake George Winter Carnvial, is due back on the lake this weekend after a hiatus of two years due to prior insufficient ice in 2014 and 2013.

Charles R. Wood Park Festival Commons welcomes many events

The Charles R. Wood Park Festival Commons will open this year with fourteen new events expected to have a huge impact on business for Lake George area businesses and accommodations.

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WarEagles dominate Section II wrestling tourney

A wrestling program jointly conducted by Lake George and Hadley-Luzerne Central Schools surpasses other schools in the region as their athletes win a string of Sectional championships and the team sends four wrestlers to the state tournament.

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WCS wrestling program wins top regional award

Wrestlers at Warrensburg Central School are taught from an early age about honorable competition, appropriate demeanor, and respect for officials and opponents — and this approach earned the WCS wrestling program a coveted regional sportsmanship award.

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Warrensburg's Meat Store of the North - evolving, expanding

The legendary family-owned Jacobs & Toney market — a landmark in Warrensburg — will not change its basic nature under the ownership of a new generation, but it is adding contemporary conveniences and new services.

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Meat store and its proprietor — influential in lives, community

Jack Toney, for 50 years proprietor of Meat Store of the North in Warrensburg, has worked long hours at the market serving up custom cuts of meat as well as witty barbs, advice, and friendly greetings. The store has provided jobs for 100 or more local residents, and has launched the careers of many successful individuals.