Press Archives for 2017

Press Archives From 2017

11/15/2017 -     Press Release    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 2, 2017 CONTACT:  Matthew Courtright, Executive Director mcourtright@ticonderogany.com or 518-585-6619 Ticonderoga Parade of Lights – New Event for NC Christmas Celebration  Ticonderoga, NY – The Ticonderoga Fire...
10/17/2017 -   Greetings friends of Essex Initiatives, Susie Smith and Ken Hughes, co-organizers of Christmas in Essex, have begun work to prepare for...
10/03/2017 - For Immediate Release 10.2.2017 Press contact & photos: Beth Rowland beth@champlainareatrails.com, 518-962-2287  Champlain Area Trails www.champlainareatrails.com 518-962-2287 info@champlainareatrails.com   Volunteer Vacationers Arrive!  Westport—Coming from as far away as...
09/21/2017 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   CONTACT:  Matthew Courtright, Executive Director Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce mcourtright@ticonderogany.com 518-585-6619   Important Paid Family Medical Leave Seminar    Ticonderoga, NY – August 29, 2017 - The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of...
08/16/2017 - Westport, N.Y. -- The First Annual Essex County Arts and Crafts Festival will be held Wednesday and Thursday, August 30-31, at the Essex County Fairgrounds in Westport, N.Y.  The Festival will present the work of artists and crafters currently working in the county and neighboring region. It is a celebration of the...
07/11/2017 - Elizabethtown, NY - New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visited the Adirondack History Center Museum in Elizabethtown last Thursday, July 6, to tour the new exhibit, “Adirondack Suffragists: 100 Years of Votes for Women.” The multi media displays celebrate 100 years since the ratification of the 19th amendment that gave...
06/28/2017 - CONTACT: Christina Elliott, AAA Executive Director, 518-335-5745 (cell), adkartessex@gmail.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ESSEX, NY –Thanks to grant funding and community support, the Adirondack Art Association (AAA) will be offering all of their childrens' art classes for free this summer. As a non-profit...
06/27/2017 - For Immediate Release                                For Further Information Contact:Beth Hill - 518-585- 2821bhill@fort-ticonderoga.orgJune 26, 2017    ...
06/01/2017 - (Ticonderoga, NY) A boat tour aboard Fort Ticonderoga’s 60-foot Carillon not only provides visitors with breathtaking lake views of commanding mountains and the majestic fort, it also crosses some of the most archaeologically rich waters in North America. This latest attraction at Fort Ticonderoga, a major cultural destination,...
05/31/2017 - Elizabethtown, NY - The Adirondack History Center Museum is having an opening reception of this year's Rosenberg Gallery Show, "A Sense of Place: Photography of the High Peaks." Curator Dan Keegan will offer a gallery walk for guests through the exhibit. The event is Friday, June 3 at 6 p.m. Images of the Adirondacks have...
05/17/2017 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Westport, NY  - Soundwaves is pleased to present the 2017 summer concert series at Ballard Park in Westport, NY, on the shores of Lake Champlain. This summer’s program will feature four groundbreaking musicians celebrating the diverse genres of bluegrass, folk, jazz & experimental music.This is the...
05/12/2017 -  Ticonderoga, NY – Steamboat Captain and author William “Bill” Gates will present the opening talk as the Ticonderoga Historical Society opens the third of its major exhibits for 2017 on Friday, May 19 at 7 p.m. at the Hancock House, 6 Moses Circle, Ticonderoga. “Steamboats A’Comin” helps mark the bicentennial of steamboats...
05/03/2017 -                    For Further Information Contact:                                   Beth Hill - 518-585- 2821bhill@fort-ticonderoga.org  Ticonderoga, NY -  Fort...
04/24/2017 -   Fort Ticonderoga to showcase 1757  (Ticonderoga, NY) Experience Fort Ticonderoga on land and water during the 2017 season, beginning on Saturday, May 6. Fort Ticonderoga is a historic site, museum, and family destination that encourages visitors to build their perfect adventure in America’s most historic...
04/18/2017 -  Contact:Michael G. Roets, Site ManagerCrown Point State Historic Site21 Grandview Drive, Crown Point NY 12928michael.roets@parks.ny.gov(Crown Point, NY)……. The Friends of Crown Point State Historic Site are pleased to announce that they will host an unveiling ceremony for a monument commemorating the Crown Point cannon...
04/05/2017 -  Champlain Area Trails (CATS) is hosting the North Country’s fourth “Inn-to-Inn” hike on Saturday, May 13. The 11-mile “Grand Hike to the Essex Inn” will be on CATS hiking trails and scenic back roads from Wadhams to the Essex Inn where there will be a “block party.”  The celebration features the Zip City Blues...
03/17/2017 - (Port Henry, NY) The Moriah Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the new hiking "Moriah Challenge!"To complete the "Moriah Challenge," hikers must complete all four local Champlain Area Trails (CATS) hikes, which include Belfry Mountain, Big Hollow/Coot Hill, Cheney Mountain, and Crowfoot Pond Trails. Starting May 1, 2017...
03/06/2017 - Ticonderoga, NY – The Ticonderoga Historical Society unveils the first of three new exhibits being installed at the Hancock house on Friday, March 31 at 7 p.m.  Historical Society Programs Assistant and former Essex County Historian Diane O’Connor will present the opening talk, which is free and open to the public.  ...