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Memorial Day Ticonderoga 2017 Events & Activities

Memorial Day In Ticonderoga, Hague, Crown Point NY Memorial Day is a special time of the year where we remember those who have given the ultimate sacrifice for our country…particularly in our historic region. It’s a great time to engage with your community, show your support for veterans, as well as celebrate and appreciate the … Read More

“They’re just facts.” – 27 Facts About Upstate NY

So we hear a lot of what “downstaters” refer to as  Upstate NY.  We know we’re IT. This article is a bit gritty and funny, and pretty much touches on what an Upstate New Yorker really is, sort of in the vein of “You Know You’re An Upstate New Yorker When…”  Click on the image below to see the … Read More

Meet Country Music Artist Joe McGinness!

Joe McGinness is a performer with Adirondack roots whose passion has led him to develop his own brand of country music! We recently caught up with Joe in Nashville where he currently lives to learn a bit more about him. Check out our interview with him and his YouTube recording below – pretty sure you’re gonna be a … Read More

Valentines Day Ticonderoga

Don’t forget…Valentine’s Day is on February 14th! This year that happens to fall on Tuesday, so some of these businesses are offering special on the weekend! So, if you haven’t made plans yet and want to do something unique, fun, or romantic with your sweetheart, what’s available? Here  is a list of some Ticonderoga area … Read More

Downhill & Cross Country Skiing Near Ticonderoga

Ticonderoga offers all sorts of outdoor winter fun! Winter hiking, snowshoeing, ice skating and snowmobiling, and downhill and cross country skiing.  Did you know Ticonderoga is a surprisingly convenient launching point to many different cross country ski trails and downhill ski resorts in northern New York and western Vermont? Here’s a list of cross-country and … Read More

Who’s Who: Meet Dr. Steve Tyrell, North Country Community College President

Located in downtown Ticonderoga overlooking the LaChute falls, the North Country Community College campus in Ticonderoga is just one of three located in the Adirondack Park Saranac, Malone and Ticonderoga. NCCC is a member institution of the State University of New York (SUNY), employs over 150 academic staff members and provides education to approximately 1500 … Read More

Adirondack Snowmobile Clubs

Essex County Snowmobile Clubs Adirondack Trailriders Ticonderoga, NY 518-585-6102 Lake Placid Snowmobile Club Lake Placid, NY (518) 523-6400 Minerva Snow Travelers Minerva, NY 518-251-4025 Moriah Snowmobile Club Port Henry, NY 518 546 7729 Snow Phone: 518-546-8267 Mountain Lakers Snowmobile Club Westport, NY 518-962-8733 Newcomb Snowmobile Club Newcomb, NY 518-453-2232 or 518-582-2313 Schroon Lake / North Hudson … Read More

2018 Holiday Shopping & Dining Night

  Event Information The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) in coordination with area businesses and organizations will host the annual Holiday Shopping & Dining Night on Friday, November 30th as part of the 9th Annual Ticonderoga Area North Country Christmas Celebration. Shopping and Dining Night is an opportunity to take advantage of great specials … Read More

Meet Dr. John C. McDonald, Superintendent of Schools

We recently sat down with Ticonderoga Central School District Superintendent Dr. John C. McDonald, Jr. to find out more about the challenges and rewards of serving 16 years as the District Superintendent. McDonald is a highly experienced school administrator with a deep and personal understanding of the demands facing a rural district in an economically … Read More