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High-speed ‘White Space’ broadband debuts in Thurman

Hundreds of households in rural, mountainous Thurman — sparsely populated and far beyond the reach of cable or FIOS service — have had no broadband access for decades. But now an innovative project to establish a "white-space" broadband broadcast system has connected a dozen homes, with many more likely to be hooked up soon. Those now connected to "white space" report that their new high-speed broadband, with no data caps, is life-changing.

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So long, North Creek!

A group of 14 Johnsburg juniors and seniors have been counting down the days until they take off on a European expedition over spring break.

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North Warren prepares for major technology upgrade

NWCS to receive $297,000 from the Smart Schools Bond Act to upgrade technology and promote college and career readiness.

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Bolton citizens asked to offer ideas on local school’s future

The direction that Bolton Central takes in the future — whether it's 'tuitioning in' students, boosting academics or consolidation with nearby districts — will be influenced by the viewpoints of local citizens.

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Five shows, one weekend

Local high schools take to the stage this month

The final weekend in March will see theater productions at Newcomb, Warrensburg, Lake George, North Warren and Bolton schools.

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Community forum on WCS budget scheduled

Warrensburg's public school leaders are asking local citizens to provide their opinions on the future direction of the school system, its budget and its curriculum and programs.

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“Call Out Cuomo” tour rallies hundreds in P’burgh

Hundreds of protesters rallied at Plattsburgh High on Saturday morning to protest Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed education policies.

Rotary, MOAS to hold Youth Exchange

The Chestertown Rotary Club with the help of the MOAS Class at North Warren Central School will host a District Rotary Youth Exchange Weekend Friday, Feb. 27 and Saturday, Feb. 28.

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Vast cookbook collection featured at Chester Library book sale

The Town of Chester Library's winter book sale annually draws hundreds of book collectors and avid readers from a wide area, spanning northeastern U.S. and Canada. This year, the sale features a remarkable collection of more than 600 cookbooks left to the library by the late Roberta Appleby, an area resident.

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Panel: Innovation, technology crucial for business and education

Leaders in business, industry and education in the Glens Falls-southern Adirondacks region offer their thoughts on the state of the economy and what it takes to be successful.

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Lake George School District has positive response to proposed building project

$2.8 million in facility upgrades have been deemed necessary by Lake George School District officials, Patrick Dee, and citizens turning out for a recent public meeting expressed support for the projects to be undertaken.

Kindergarten registration announced

The Lake George Elementary School will be holding registration for new Kindergarteners for the 2015-16 school year during the week of April 27 through May 1.

HVCC names Weinhold to President’s List

Educational Honors

Warrensburg PreK looks for participants

Those residents of the Warrensburg Central School who have a child that will be four years old on or before December 1, are eligible to enroll in the Warrensburg Elementary School Pre-Kindergarten program for the 2015-2016 school year.

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