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Plattsburgh, New York is located in Clinton County. Zip codes in Plattsburgh, NY include 12901, and 12903. The median home price in Plattsburgh is $189,000 which is roughly $94/per square foot. More Plattsburgh information.

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Scholarships are vital

Paying for college is one of the most persistent financial challenges faced by students and families across the Adirondacks. With higher education costs rising, the role of philanthropy in helping our young people realize their dreams is more important than ever.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Boston.com

Amtrak's 10 Best Scenic Day Trips

You can argue the relative merits of air and train travel all day, but trains outscore planes every time on one important factor: scenery. With their large windows and comfortable coach seats, trains are unsurpassed for enjoying the countryside as you go.

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Stars and Stripes

Fearless pioneer held British from crossing the Saranac

He risked life, limb and liberty to both build and protect the earliest commerce here, much of it crafted by his own hands. Diligent and bristled with a pioneer's spirit, he could ride a horse 99 and a half miles in a day, from Wilmington to Clintonville, to Cook's Forge, back to Clintonville , on to Keeseville, then to Westport and on to Elizabethtown for a supervisor's meeting, and get back home by 9 p.m. "Count it one hundred miles," the major said of the journey, according to a letter written by one of his store clerks, N.B. Foot.

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North County Public Radio

Plattsburgh reflects on NY-21

In November, North Country voters will decide who gets to replace Congressman Bill Owens, the U.S. Representative from Plattsburgh. Since he announced his retirement early this year, it's been an intense, three-way battle between Republican Elise Stefanik, Democrat Aaron Woolf, and Green Party candidate Matt Funiciello.

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CBS Local

Police: Man Arrested With Drugs Hidden Inside Stuffed Lion Wearing D.A.R.E. Anti-Drug T-Shirt

A 22-year-old New York man was arrested Monday after he was found with marijuana, cocaine and LSD hidden inside a stuffed animal dressed in an anti-drug T-shirt, state police said. Gregory Bolongnese, of Plattsburgh, was arrested at the bus station in his hometown near the Canadian border, police said.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Ruidoso News

Vermont town looking for stolen electronic sign

A Vermont town is considering a reward for help finding whoever stole a brand new electronic sign that tells drivers how fast they're going. Brighton's $3,200 sign was so new it hadn't been insured yet.

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The Bennington Banner

Man arrested after discussing drugs on 911 call

TV reports Grant O'Connor was charged with simple possession and possession of drug paraphernalia after his Friday arrest in Mount Pleasant. Dispatchers traced the call when they heard him talking about getting high and going to a drug dealer's house on an open line.

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Evening Sun

Iraq car bomb attacks kill 9

Police officials say a car bomb exploded on a commercial street in the Shiite city of Diwaniyah, killing six people and wounding 16 others. Diwaniyah is 130 kilometers south of Baghdad.

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The York Daily Record

EU OKs BSkyB deal to create multinational network

The European Union's antitrust authority says it has approved the bid by Britain's BSkyB to create a multinational pay TV network by taking control of its sister companies in Italy and Germany. The EU's executive Commission found the transaction wouldn't hinder competition since the companies are currently serving different markets that are also separated by language barriers.

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The Reporter

Did Iggy Azalea make a sex tape?

Vivid Entertainment boss Steven Hirsch reportedly told TMZ he's seen the "Fancy" singer on tape, doing the nasty with an ex-boyfriend. The only problem is, the 24-year-old says it's not her and her people are ready for a legal throwdown.

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The York Daily Record

Cops: NY man hid drugs in anti-drug stuffed animal

State police say they've arrested a 22-year-old New York man after he was found with marijuana, cocaine and LSD hidden inside a stuffed animal dressed in an anti-drug T-shirt. Troopers say Gregory Bolongnese , of Plattsburgh, was arrested Monday at the bus station in his hometown near the Canadian border.

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Silver City Sun-News

Police: Intruder caught cooking corn in home

Rockland police officers responded to a home at about 1:40 a.m. Wednesday after getting a call from the homeowner. Lt. Nick Zeoli tells The Enterprise of Brockton the homeowner woke up to a loud bang from the kitchen.

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Silver City Sun-News

Kanye West rushed to hospital in Australia

Woman's Day reports Kim Kardashian's husband was taken in for an emergency MRI. Citing patient confidentiality, the hospital declined to talk about West's condition.

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Neatorama

200 Years Ago Today: The Battle of Plattsburgh--The Most Decisive Battle in the War of 1812

For Americans, September 11 will always be a morbid date. It is a time for mourning.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Patch.com

Thursday Sept. 11th at 12 noon Middlesex County Historical Society to honor Commodore Macdonough

September 11th is a day that will forever live in the minds of contemporary Americans. But it is also the day in 1814 that Middletown resident Commodore Thomas Macdonough was victorious over the British fleet at the Battle of Lake Champlain in Plattsburgh, NY harbor.

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WVNY

Police Arrest VT National Guard Member in St. Michael's College Groping Incident

Police made an arrest in a groping incident at St. Michael's College on September 3. Police say Joshua Dumesnil, 30, of Plattsburgh, N.Y., is charged with one count of lewd & lascivious conduct. During their investigation, police say, a similar incident happened inside the Tarrant Center exercise facility on September 2. The student was able to leave the area, but was able to provide information that would help identify Dumesnil.

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The Post-Standard

Plattsburgh man arrested after police find drugs inside his D.A.R.E. lion stuffed animal

Gregory Bolognese, of Plattsburgh, was arrested on Monday after police found drugs hidden inside his "Daren the Lion" stuffed animal. Photo by Ellen Blalock 012698 Officer Dave Newman, Youth officer at the DeWitt Police Station w/Daren the lion, the DARE mascot.

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13WHAM

Plattsburgh marks War of 1812 battle bicentennial

Plattsburgh is wrapping up more than two weeks of events commemorating the bicentennial of a key American victory in a War of 1812 battle. The Battle of Plattsburgh was fought 200 years ago Thursday on land and on Lake Champlain, where U.S. ground and naval forces defeated an invading British army and fleet.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Our missing moral compass

Whether it relates to foreign policy, national government or civic and cultural life, we Americans are used to hearing a growing crescendo of voices telling us we have lost our moral compass. Just what is it that has been lost? I came to grips with this question as I considered the legacy of two September 11ths in American history.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

The Smoking Gun

Cops: New York Man Hid Cocaine, LSD, Pot Inside Stuffed Animal Wearing a D.a.R.E. T-Shirt

An upstate New York man is facing narcotics charges after cops found marijuana, cocaine, and LSD hidden inside a stuffed animal wearing a D.A.R.E. t-shirt. Gregory Bolognese, 22, was arrested Monday at the Greyhound bus station in Plattsburgh, a city about 20 miles south of the Canadian border.

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