Home & Garden


Invites from Irv

Two invitations from Irv West to his fellow Thurmanites.

Community Garden plots ready to reserve

Since 2011, the Warrensburgh Community Garden has been growing.

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Cuomo launches solar initiative

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo last week announced the launch of Community Solar NY, a new effort under the NY-Sun initiative to make implementing solar easier and more affordable for communities across the state.

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Master Gardener applications now available

Applications are being accepted for the Master Gardener training which will begin in January 2015.

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Cuomo: Home energy assistance now available

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has announced that households needing heating assistance can begin applying for New York’s Home Energy Assistance Program on Monday, Nov. 17.

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State Police: Beware phone scam

Swindlers are calling businesses and individuals and telling them their power will be shut off if they don’t pay their “overdue bill,” reported New York State Police in an alert last week.

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Town announces flushing of hydrants

The Town of Warrensburg Water Department will be flushing hydrants between the hours of 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 6 through Monday, Oct. 20.

Master Gardener training set to open

The Warren County Master Gardener Training Program is now open for 2014.

Beautification awards presented

The Lake George Village’s annual Beautification Awards have been awarded to three properties who have excelled in improving and maintaining their grounds and buildings.

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Master gardener’s lend tips at market

Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Master Gardeners will be available for gardening questions and to do soil pH testing while you shop at the Farmers Market this season.

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Congressman Owens talks jobs as he tours Lincoln Logs & Stephenson Lumber

Congressman Owens and Larry Stephenson, — a leading business owner in the southern Adirondacks — talk about ways to boost the economy and expand job opportunities in the region.

No more brush at landfill

The Town of Horicon Landfill will not be accepting brush

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Fertilizer law amended

At its meeting April 23, the Town of Lake George Board unanimously adopted an amendment to Local Law 4-2010 – Restriction on the Application of Lawn Fertilizer within the Town of Lake George.

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Seedlings still available

The Warren County Soil and Water Conservation District still has seedlings remaining from its tree and shrub sale.

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New garden center & market opens in Brant Lake

Business is blooming in Brant Lake this year, and the Lazy Moose Garden Market is the first of a half-dozen new enterprises to emerge.