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Episode 152

A New Home for the Farmers’ Market [04/14/23]

Today, Gary discusses plans to build a new event space for the Glens Falls Farmers’ Market. Also, the All Abilities Productions theatre troupe finds a home in the Aviation Mall, a local gun store burglarized for the second time in six months, Saratoga County’s efforts to combat opioid overdoses, businesses in Lake George planning renovations ahead of the busy summer season, and Scotlander Brewing Company participating in a campaign to raise funds for brain cancer research.

Episode 151

Short-Term Rentals in Glens Falls [04/13/23]

Today, Gary discusses the status of short-term rental properties in the City of Glens Falls, and a partnership between Habitat for Humanity and WAIT House in response to the housing shortage. Also, another meeting set to discuss Queensbury’s options for water line expansion, plans for restoration of Glens Falls city parks, an update in the Capital District Transit Authority’s proposed acquisition of Greater Glens Falls Transit, and Rockwell Falls Public Library in Lake Luzerne to host its first-ever drag queen story hour this Saturday.

Episode 150

Lake George’s New Mayor [04/12/23]

Today, Gary discusses Ray Perry, the successor to Bob Blais in the role of Lake George Village Mayor. Also, a parking survey released by the City of Glens Falls, a school under construction in Ghana to be named after former Lake George Mayor Bob Blais, the Lake George Association’s new Director Of Marketing and Communications, Lake George named as one of the nation’s top relaxing vacation spots, and the upcoming North Country Ministry spring fundraiser.

Episode 149

ADK Hiking Safety [04/11/23]

Today, Gary discusses a DEC advisory for hiking safety. Also, Glens Falls High School’s inaugural Job Fair and Career Expo, Lake Luzerne elementary school’s coin challenge, the Warren County Board of Elections seeking two new positions, two twin SUNY Adirondack students receive the Chancellor’s Award, SUNY Adirondack seeking additional funding from Warren and Washington Counties, and the Glen Drive-In announces its opening date.

Episode 148

A Mystery in Moreau [04/10/23]

Today, Gary discusses the Moreau Community Center’s efforts to track down the owner of a mysterious pizza box found in the street. Also, a new local bounce house rental business, students preparing for the National Dairy Challenge, a BOCES administrator honored as the 2023 Leader in Digital Education, plans for a new highway garage in Chestertown, and the Stewart’s Shops “Paw-Some Pets Contest” taking place this month.

Episode 147

Electric Heating Concerns [04/07/23]

Today, Gary discusses local concerns regarding a proposed mandate to move the state toward all-electric heating systems. Also, the alleged shooter in a recent road rage incident rejects his plea deal, Daigle Cleaning Systems expanding toward Glens Falls, Hudson Falls Police Department announces its first-ever K-9 unit, the Queensbury Town Board to hold a meeting on expanding water service, and the All Abilities Productions theater troupe preparing to present their first show next spring.

Episode 146

Federal Firefighter Funding [04/06/23]

Today, Gary discusses Senator Charles Schumer’s planned Fire Grants and Safety Act of 2023 to save the top federal firefighting funding programs from being eliminated. Also, Glens Falls CSD announces its new mascot, Amtrak’s Adirondack Line returns to service, Argyle’s new school superintendent, Whitehall’s new elementary principal, and the City of Glens Falls altering its outdoor dining regulations.

Episode 145

Hudson Falls Cannabis Moratorium [04/05/23]

Today, Gary discusses a moratorium passed in Hudson Falls, temporarily prohibiting all distribution of cannabis. Also, Thurman’s annual Jack Wax Party, New York State’s annual spring burn ban, the Summer Youth Employment Program accepting student applications, several local schools placed on delay or closed due to bomb threats, and the Charity Lip Sync Battle returning later this month.

Episode 144

Remembering Bobby Dick [04/04/23]

Today, Gary discusses local musicians paying tribute to Bobby Dick–a legend in the area music scene, who passed away last week. Also, The 15th Annual Great Upstate Boat Show, the president of Six Flags Great Escape honored as the state’s Outstanding Tourism Executive of the Year, Glens Falls DPW’s open spring pick-up schedule for yard debris, potential plans for a regional morgue in Warren County, and the inaugural Greater Adirondack Toy and Comic Show coming to Lake George later this month.

Episode 143

“Swatting” Scares [04/03/23]

Today, Gary discusses several “swatting” calls made to schools around the region last week. Also, the Adirondack Tabletop Day convention, Lake George Mayor Blais honored by the Disabled American Veterans Department of New York, a new joint project between Habitat for Humanity and WAIT House, and Glens Falls Wing Fest set for the end of this month.

Episode 142

Saratoga Shooting Charges [03/31/23]

Today, Gary discusses charges in a Saratoga Springs shooting incident last fall. Also, the Queensbury girls lacrosse team’s season-opening victory over Glens Falls, construction to begin on the Northway Exit 24 overpass, Hudson Crossing Park seeking candidates for the 2023 Seedling Award, a former Glens Falls business owner opens a new diner in Albany, and a event on the history of The Sagamore Hotel and Great Camp Sagamore.

Episode 141

Ashby’s Bail Compromise [03/30/23]

Today, Gary discusses Senator Jake Ashby’s proposal for compromise over controversial bail reform laws. Also, Saratoga Biochar’s community meetings this week, the Moreau Community Center seeking volunteers for Earth Day cleanup, pioneering female swimmer Diane Struble to be internationally honored, Queensbury School Athletic Director Richard Keys to be awarded for his work, and tickets on sale for the 2023 Lake George Adult Charity Prom.

Episode 140

Short-Term Rentals & Long-Term Impacts [03/29/23]

Today, Gary discusses the impacts of short-term rental properties on the community, local businesses, and residents of the area. Also, a new partnership between Solar Liberty and Habitat for Humanity, Warren County to hold two events for hazardous waste collection, SUNY Adirondack’s culinary arts center to host its first Taste of the Future event, and Queensbury High School to host a food drive this Saturday.

Episode 139

Overnight Parking? [03/28/23]

Today, Gary discusses The City of Glens Falls examining the possibility of overnight parking. Also, The Greenwich Future Farmers of America chapter’s 34th annual farm toy show, Hickory Hill Ski Center remaining open due to recent snowfall, a new tuxedo and suit shop in Lake George, a Saratoga correction officer accused of sharing confidential information with an inmate, and a reenactment of the 1757 raid on Fort William Henry.

Episode 138

Summer Youth Employment [03/27/23]

Today, Gary discusses upcoming opportunities for local high school students seeking summer employment. Also, several SUNY Adirondack students selected for the the 120° Intercollegiate Regional Art Show, a reopening date set for Amtrak’s Adirondack Line, a new local bakery on the rise, the Lake George Association appoints a manager for its new Education for Action programs, the confidential secretary of Warren County’s Administrator receives a special honor, and the Red Cross to hold a blood drive at the Aviation Mall this week.

Episode 137

Financial Security [03/24/23]

Today, Gary discusses Warren County’s financial security amid fears of a national recession. Also, the results of this week’s votes in the Village of Cambridge, the Warrensburg School Board discusses adding School Resource Officers to the district, Nearcare to close its doors next week, and two Warren County schools hosting their spring theatre productions next week.

Episode 136

Renewable Energy for Glens Falls [03/23/23]

Today, Gary discusses negotiations on renewable energy in the City of Glens Falls. Also, Lake George’s new mayor and two new trustees, Glens Falls seeking community input on noise ordinance, Glens Falls School District’s final options for its new mascot, the alleged shooter in the recent Queensbury road rage case offered a plea deal in court, The Post Star Teen Excellence Awards, and the Adirondacks Welcome Center to celebrate International Waffle Day this Saturday.

Episode 135

The Fight Against Xylazine [03/22/23]

Today, Gary discusses government action to combat the rise of xylazine overdoses. Also, the Glens Falls Shirt Factory’s “Winter Meltdown Spicy Food Festival,” upcoming bridge work in three Washington County communities, The Folklife Center at Crandall Public Library receives grants for its upcoming “Champlain Canal Stories” project, Six Flags Great Escape to host a job fair this weekend, and a National Vietnam War Veterans Day ceremony at the Saratoga National Cemetery next week.

Episode 134

The Legacy of Mayor Blais [03/21/23]

Today, Gary discusses Lake George Mayor Bob Blais, set to retire at the end of the month, and the legacy he’s left in the community. Also, the Glens Falls Weekend of Champions, opposition to proposed budget cuts in Salem Central School District, longtime Queensbury Historian Marilyn Van Dyke remembered after her passing last week, and the Adirondack Thunder’s upcoming “Stick it to Cancer” weekend.

Episode 133

Saratoga Biochar Meetings [03/20/23]

Today, Gary discusses two upcoming in-person community meetings for Saratoga Biochar Solutions. Also, the Village of Cambridge to vote for mayor/trustees and a potential school capital project, Hudson Headwaters Health Network’s vice president of population health receives a national honor, applications open for the 2023 GEM Fest, Warrensburg to discuss adding school resource officers to the district, and Glens Falls Post Office to host a job fair tomorrow.

Episode 132

St. Patrick’s Day [03/17/23]

Today, Gary discusses local events celebrating St. Patrick’s Day–and a reminder to never drink and drive. Also, three local schools to host job fairs in the coming weeks, Fort Ann’s upcoming vote for mayor and trustee, and Mark Tolstrup and Jill Burnham coming to The Strand Theatre this Sunday.

Episode 131

The Redistricting of Glens Falls [03/16/23]

Today, Gary discusses the latest updates in the process of redistricting the City of Glens Falls. Also, the recent work of Queensbury School’s Best Buddies program, a proposed law regarding short-term rental properties in Chestertown, Greater Glens Falls Transit seeking drivers for summer trolleys, Dr. John Rugge honored for his contributions to the Adirondack region, and Argyle Central School District to hold presentations from its final two candidates for Superintendent.

Episode 130

CDTA Acquisition [03/15/23]

Today, Gary discusses the proposal for the Capital District Transit Authority’s acquisition of Greater Glens Falls Transit, and what it would cost local taxpayers. Also, power outages caused by yesterday’s snow storm, scholarships offered by the Glens Falls Zonta Club, the DEC’s call for summer workers, the status of a proposed merger study between Johnsburg and Minerva school districts, and the upcoming ADK Tabletop Day.

Episode 129

Odyssey of the Mind [03/14/23]

Today, Gary discusses the regional Odyssey of the Mind competition held on Saturday. Also, Queensbury Union Free School District to receive funding for classroom technology upgrades, various proposals for quality of life improvements in Lake George, two more community meetings set for Saratoga Biochar Solutions, the Burlington, VT city assessor’s plans for a Lake George motel, and Glens Falls Brewfest returning for its 13th year.

Episode 128

Amtrak Adirondack Line [03/13/23]

Today, Gary discusses the upcoming return of Amtrak’s Adirondack Line. Also, a Winter Storm Warning in effect until Wednesday morning, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visits Glens Falls to discuss aid for veterans, the Village of Cambridge set to receive funding for a new sewer collection system and treatment plan, Saratoga County’s online tax foreclosed property auction, and the 29th annual Bands n’ Beans festival coming to Lake George this month.

Episode 127

The Aviation Mall [03/10/23]

Today, Gary discusses the state of the Aviation Mall, and possible plans for its future. Also, a talk held in honor of International Women’s Day, the leader of the Adirondack Council to step down this summer, and a look at some events happening this weekend, and early next week: a H.O.P.E. adoption clinic, the Wood Theater’s Rock Gallery, and SUNY Adirondack’s Battle of the Books.

Episode 126

Go Green in Warren County [03/09/23]

Today, Gary discusses Warren County Soil & Water Conservation District offering grants to anyone looking to embark on pro-environment projects. Also, an alert on Northway lane closures, a Lake George-based nonprofit created by one young child with a goal of helping others, Warrensburg’s Town Historian working to create easier access to centuries’ worth of information, Washington County officials call attention to overdose-related deaths in the region, and SUNY Adirondack’s first ever Retro Nerd Fest coming next month.

Episode 125

Hilary Stec: Queensbury Supervisor [03/08/23]

Today, Gary discusses Hilary Stec, the newly appointed Queensbury supervisor-at-large. Also, Glens Falls moves forward with a merger between Greater Glens Falls Transit and the Capital District Transportation Authority, a local business coming up on 40 years of service, new short-term rental apartments to appear in Downtown Glens Falls, funding awarded for trail construction on French Mountain, and the third annual Up Yonda Maple Festival set for next weekend.

Episode 124

Parking Proposals | 03/07/23

Today, Gary discusses some proposed parking plans for the City of Glens Falls. Also, Queensbury Union Free School District breaks ground on its new sports field, the location formerly known for Birch Bark Eatery to become an Airbnb, Warrensburg High alumni sought for the school’s upcoming spring concert, and Warren County holding a community engagement forum on recycling next week.

Episode 123

The South High Marathon Dance | 03/06/23

Today, Gary discusses this year’s South High Marathon Dance, as well as the origins of the event–dating back 45 years. Also, a judge’s ruling in the proposal of using a herbicide on Lake George, The Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Lunch With Legislators event, new details on the Moreau United political party, a local historian’s new YouTube series, and donations sought for a Lake George Food Pantry.

Episode 122

The War in Ukraine | 03/03/23

Today, Gary discusses stories of Ukrainian refugees in the Glens Falls community. Also, the results of the Adirondack United girls hockey team’s inaugural season, findings of the Aviation/Quaker Road traffic study, and Glens Falls Restaurant Week kicking off this Sunday.

Episode 121

The Glens Falls Housing Authority | 03/02/23

Today, Gary discusses updates on the Glens Falls Housing Authority’s redevelopment projects. Also, Massie’s Restaurant in South Glens Falls takes a temporary hiatus, response to State proposals for revenues of the 340B Prescription Drug Program, Washington County denies a resolution to exempt Amish populations from state building codes, the Turning Point District Level Pinewood Derby returns to the Aviation Mall this weekend, and The Strand Theatre to put on a show in support of musician and recording engineer Alan Dunham.

Episode 120

ProcellaCOR EC | 03/01/23

March on! ‘Tis the first of March, and today, Gary Scott discusses a hearing on the use of the herbicide ProcellaCOR EC in the waters of Lake George. Also, SUNY Adirondack adds a new IT training program, potential new plans for apartments on the property of the Wilton Mall, proposals on whether or not to allow e-bikes on the Warren County Bikeway, the final weekend for the Lake George Ice Castles, and Marlene Osier coming to the Strand Theatre this weekend.

Episode 119

The Queensbury Board Race | 02/28/23

Today, Gary discusses the candidates in the running for Queensbury At-Large Supervisor, among other town board positions. Also, the City of Glens Falls revamps its social media presence, Bolton Landing receives grants to build a rec center at its Veterans Memorial Park, candidates emerge in the race for seats on the Moreau Town Board, a weekly collaborative event for local artists looking to expand, and the Rock the Dock Music Festival returning to Lake George this summer.

Episode 118

Safety On Our Streets | 02/27/23

Today, Gary discusses traffic safety studies in both Glens Falls and Queensbury. Also, the Village of Lake George’s appearance on the “Today” show, a local Kettlebell workout gym offering classes in South Glens Falls, Lake George Village septic rates to increase next month, and a historical reenactment event at Fort Ticonderoga this weekend.

Episode 117

Moreau United | 02/24/23

Today, Gary discusses the goals of the new Moreau United political party. Also, Washington County’s 2023 Winterfest cancelled, events on the schedule for the final weekend of the Lake George Winter Carnival, a profile on Glens Falls DPW Superintendent Tom Girard, and some controversy involving a waste company working with Saratoga Biochar Solutions.

Episode 116

Enrollment on the Decline | 02/23/23

Today, Gary discusses a study showing a decline in enrollment at Glens Falls City Schools. Also, the Ice Castles in Lake George reopen for the weekend, while Fire & Ice in Glens Falls is cancelled once again, Glens Falls announces an upcoming lifeguard training program, Hovey Pond Park partially closes for construction, a new art gallery set to open in Chestertown, and the DEC issues some tips on avalanche awareness for those going up into the mountains.

Episode 115

GFPD’s Newest Recruits | 02/22/23

Today, Gary discusses four new patrol officers sworn into the Glens Falls Police Department. Also, Lake George proposes a new law regarding storefront windows, South Glens Falls takes action on a problem house, Ticonderoga Downtown Arts Gallery’s “Faces of the Future” exhibit, and The Park Theater’s “Music & Technology” program.

Episode 114

Sterigenics & The EPA | 02/21/23

Today, Gary discusses the EPA’s meeting regarding the Sterigenics medical equipment sterilization facility. Also, the Queensbury Union Free School District to offer free breakfast for the rest of the school year, new candidates in the running for Lake George Village Trustee, Matthew Taormino honored as Distinguished President of the Glens Falls Kiwanis Club, and the Slate Valley Museum’s upcoming Ethnic Bread and Soup Night.

Episode 113

More Mascot Mania | 02/20/23

Today, Gary discusses updates in the ongoing story of New York’s new school mascot mandate: with new developments in Cambridge and Glens Falls. Also, the Red Cross holding a blood drive at the Aviation Mall, an upcoming webinar on Cyber Security, the Glens Falls High School Bowling team, and an award-winning play coming to The Strand Theatre.

Episode 112

Oh, SNAP! | 02/17/23

Today, Gary discusses the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), as well as some common myths about what it is and how it works. Also, a winter weather advisory in effect for the day, this weekend’s plans at the Lake George Winter Carnival, a new safety device tested during an ice rescue drill, Lake George set to be the subject of a segment on Monday morning’s NBC “Today” show, and a Nashville-based band coming to play some tunes in Lake George this weekend.

Episode 111

An Electric Future for Heating & Cooling | 02/16/23

Today, Gary discusses new steps toward the future of all-electric heating and cooling. Also, a Queensbury man wins an international speech contest, a group of Washington County breweries holding a special President’s Day Weekend beer crawl, discussion of next steps for Ticonderoga EMS, updates in the design phase for LED streetlights in Warrensburg, and the Chapman Museum announces its schedule of special events for the month of March.

Episode 110

On Thin Ice | 02/15/23

Today, Gary discusses a safety warning for those wishing to get out on the ice. Also, the Cambridge School Board reviews an upcoming capital project vote, another weekend of Fire & Ice cancelled due to weather, plans for a senior housing project in Lake George, and the EPA sets a public meeting regarding emissions from a Kingsbury facility.

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Episode 109

Adirondack Theatre Festival | 02/14/23

Today, Gary Scott celebrates Valentine’s Day with his one true love: work. He’s got the story on the lineup for the 2023 Adirondack Theatre Festival, and also, New York State Police decommission the Northway Call Box System, the Johnsburg Town Board appoints a new interim supervisor, and a Warren County Assistant District Attorney receives a special honor.

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Episode 108

America’s Longest-Serving Mayor | 02/13/23

Today, Gary discusses Lake George Village Mayor Bob Blais set to retire next month after 52 years as mayor. Also, registration for the Lake George Hike-A-Thon to open next month, Lake George officials considering the purchase of a new fire truck, a community connections fair at Glens Falls High School, and Ticonderoga’s upcoming End of Winter Festival.

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Episode 107

STOP-DWI: Super Bowl Weekend | 02/10/23

Today, Gary discusses the STOP-DWI campaign for Super Bowl Weekend. Also, Queensbury Town Supervisor John Strough announces his plans to run for reelection, Minerva Central School District appoints a new Superintendent/Principal, The Hyde Collection announces its new CEO, and the NextGen Committee of the Lake George Land Conservancy to host a panel discussion on equity and inclusivity in the Adirondack Park.

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Episode 106

Fort Edward PD | 02/09/23

Today, Gary discusses the Village of Fort Edward moving forward with the dissolution of its police department. Also, the Ice Castles closed today due to weather, a potential location for a new Taco Bell in Queensbury, a solution to North Creek’s troubles of sidewalk snow, and SUNY Adirondack announces the lineup for its Spring 2023 Writers Project.

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Episode 105

The Facebook Hacking Scheme | 02/08/23

Today, Gary discusses a local community activist targeted by a Facebook hacking scheme. Also, a basketball referee saved by an AED unit, Dunham’s Bay Resort sold and rebranded, and the Lake George Volunteer Fire Department remembering one of its former leaders, who sadly passed away last week.

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Episode 104

South High Marathon Dance Beneficiaries | 02/07/23

Today, Gary discusses the announcement of beneficiaries for this year’s South High Marathon Dance. Also, scholarship opportunities offered by The Grishkot Foundation, The Lake Champlain Lake George Regional Planning Board awarded $320k for comprehensive safety action plans, and the Slate Valley Museum’s upcoming “Sip & Paint on Slate” series.

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Episode 103

Five Towers Media | 02/06/23

Kicking off a new week, Gary Scott’s got a special story on Five Towers Media: a new merger between Five Towers Design Company and Spa City Digital. In other news, Crandall Pond and Moreau Lake State Park both open their frozen waters to ice enthusiasts, Protect the Adirondacks Selects Claudia Braymer as their new Deputy Director, and a new restaurant coming to the intersection of Routes 9L and 149.

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Episode 102

Washington County Seeks Foster Parents | 02/03/23

Today, Gary discusses Washington County seeking new families interested in fostering. Also, the Aviation Mall Planet Fitness announces some upcoming additions, a proposal for use of a controversial herbicide returns to Lake George, and a Lake George Village Trustee honored as citizen of the year.

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Episode 101

Project Lifesaver | 02/02/23

Today, Gary discusses Project Lifesaver: a program pioneered to protect people affected by certain cognitive impairments. Also, The Fun Spot plans a benefit to support the South High Marathon Dance, the Albany man accused of killing two in a motorcycle crash pleads guilty, a community solar project in the town of Kingsbury under review, Warren County issues a warning for unregistered short-term rental properties, and a new Italian-American restaurant opens in Downtown Glens Falls.

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Episode 100

140 Years of SMSA Catholic School | 02/01/23

Triple digits! 100 episodes in, and Gary Scott is ready for 100 more. Kicking off the month of February, he discusses the SMSA Regional Catholic School’s celebration of 140 years in the community. Also, South Glens Falls High School’s 22-A-Day Push-Up Challenge, potential plans for a new WellNow Urgent Care facility at the former site of Gambles Bakery, The Mental Health Association seeking to expand its Ticonderoga facility, and the Glens Falls Fire & Ice event postponed due to weather.

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Episode 99

The Nursing Home Crisis | 01/31/23

Closing out the first month of 2023, Gary discusses the Alliance for the Senior Care Communities seeking state support for the recent inflation in nursing home costs. Other stories discussed: the Town of Hartford facing a crisis in highway department staffing, Warren County’s plans to sponsor training for interested CDL drivers, and the town of Hague’s upcoming Winter Weekend.

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Episode 98

Townhome Plans for Former Mead’s Nursery | 01/30/23

Today, Gary discusses updates in the proposal to build townhomes at the former site of Mead’s Nursery. Also, The Special Olympics Super Regional Winter Classic returns to West Mountain, Moreau Community Center seeking donations of quilts and blankets for students participating in the South High Marathon Dance, Washington County’s proposals for $100k in relief funding, and a new African American art exhibit at The Hyde Collection.

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Episode 97

The Lake George Winter Carnival | 01/27/23

Today, Gary discusses the 61st Annual Lake George Winter Carnival set to begin next weekend. Also, Crandall Public Library seeking work for a new art show, Salem’s elementary school principal resigns, the village of Schuylerville’s annual Winterfest, and a free ski day at West Mountain scheduled for tomorrow.

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Episode 96

Six Seek Seeber’s Supervisor Seat | 01/26/23

Today, Gary discusses six individuals who have submitted letters of intent to run for the Queensbury Supervisor-At-Large seat after Rachel Seeber’s resignation. Also, The Chapman Museum announces its programs for the month of February, Senator Dan Stec announces DRI funding coming to Ticonderoga and Waddington, the Warren County Office of Emergency Services unveils its new app, and the Adirondack Theatre Festival announces its “Beatles Bash” benefit concert.

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The Greater Glens Falls Transit System | 01/25/23

Today, Gary discusses talks of merging the Greater Glens Falls Transit System into the Capital District Transit Authority. Also, an employee of Warren County Social Services receives a special honor, the Glens Falls City School Board receives updates on potential changes to the school’s reading curriculum, and the African American Film Forum set to return for its 24th year at Crandall Public Library next month.

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Episode 94

The Housing Shortage | 01/24/23

Today, Gary discusses the housing shortage facing Warren County and the surrounding regions. Also, Warren County DPW’s youngest employee, the upcoming “Fire & Ice” event in Glens Falls, and the unseasonably “warm” temperatures that have once again delayed the opening of Lake George’s Ice Castles.

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Episode 93

Alec Baldwin’s Lawyer | 01/23/23

Today, Gary discusses the defense attorney from Hudson Falls hired to represent actor Alec Baldwin in his trial for involuntary manslaughter. Also, a new Career Mentoring Program in Warren County, Johnsburg Town Supervisor Andrea Hogan’s announced resignation, a New Jersey man who allegedly damaged local vehicles with a machete, and Warren County Clerk Pam Vogel’s announcement that she will not seek re-election.

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Episode 92

State of the City | 01/20/23

Today, Gary discusses Glens Falls Mayor Bill Collins’ State of the City Address. Also, the Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport in Queensbury opens a history exhibit, Johnsburg and Minerva school districts consider a merger study, the Shoreline Restaurant in Lake George begins the process of rebranding, and Southern Adirondack Independent Living announces their new executive director.

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Episode 91

Queensbury Board Seeking New Supervisor | 01/19/23

Today, Gary discusses the Queensbury Town Board seeking a new supervisor-at-large following Rachel Seeber’s departure. Also, SUNY Adirondack appoints a new Chief Diversity Officer, a Hadley Vietnam veteran receives a posthumous honor, the Warrensburg Town Board seeks grant funding for the demolition of the town’s former highway garage, and the Red Cross holding a blood drive at the Aviation Mall tomorrow.

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Episode 90

Mayor Collins Responds to Criticism | 01/18/23

Today, Gary discusses Glens Falls Mayor Bill Collins’ response to criticisms from the community. Also, the Cambridge Board of Education sets a date for the vote on a potential capital project, the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce announces the recipient of the 34th Annual J. Walter Juckett Community Service Award, the man charged in a fatal motorcycle crash seeks to have the grand jury indictment against him thrown out, and a ceremony held in Glens Falls to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Episode 89

All Abilities Productions | 01/17/23

Today, Gary discusses a local theatre company for people with disabilities. Also, Bay and Ridge Streets in Glens Falls are surveyed for potential bike lanes, a new invasive vine species noted in the Adirondacks, the Village of Fort Edward seeking grant funding for building redevelopment, and a former Queensbury High School student who has now written her fifth novel.

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Episode 88

GFPD Investigating Robberies | 01/16/23

Today, Gary discusses the Glens Falls Police Department investigating a string of attempted armed robberies. Also, New Way Lunch on South Street reopens, The Hyde Collection appoints a new curator of the permanent collection, the new Route 61 bridge over the Battenkill River opens, and the annual Kiwanis Club Duck Race set to return to the Adirondack Thunder’s Pucks for Paws night.

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Episode 87

PSA: Stay Off The Ice! | 01/13/23

Today, Gary discusses warnings from Warren County to stay off of frozen lakes until temperatures drop, and the ice becomes thicker. Also, the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce announces four new members to their board of directors, a construction company seeking zoning changes to build residential units at a former commercial site, Hiland Park Country Club opens its golf course until the next big snowstorm, and the Battenkill Chorale’s “Winter’s Night” concerts planned for this weekend.

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Episode 86

GF School Mascot Updates | 01/12/23

Today, Gary discusses updates in the ongoing story of Glens Falls City School District’s search for a new mascot. Also, a man rescued after falling through the ice on Glen Lake, a Lake George resort acquired by new owners, an invasive insect species appears around Lake George and Queensbury, and Crandall Public Library’s upcoming used book sale.

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Episode 85

FISU Winter Games | 01/11/23

Today, Gary discusses the FISU Winter World University Games arriving in the Adirondacks. Also, an update in the story of a Warrensburg town employee elected to also serve on the town board, Glens Falls High School’s plan to add Unified Bowling to its sports program, a new School Resource Officer coming to the Glens Falls School District, and Fort Edward issues a boil water alert during repairs of a town water line.

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Episode 84

Geraghty Re-Elected As Warren County Chairman | 01/10/23

Today, Gary discusses Warrensburg Town Supervisor Kevin Geraghty’s re-election for chairman of the Warren County Board of Supervisors. Also, a new entrepreneur’s plans for a classic Lake George resort, a Greenwich man arrested following a missing child investigation, and the Queensbury Senior Center’s upcoming Medicare 101 event.

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Episode 83

Capital Region Vet Shortage | 01/09/23

Today, Gary discusses the local impacts of a nationwide shortage in veterinary services. Also, an update on the 16 neglected dogs rescued in Salem last month, the new head pro at Glens Falls Country Club, a new local child care center with a unique twist, and the City of Glens Falls sends out water bills for the first quarter of the year.

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Episode 82

New Charges for Accused Walmart Shooter | 01/06/23

Today, Gary discusses new charges brought against the man accused of shooting another man in the Queensbury Walmart parking lot. Also, the Lake George Ice Castles face potential delays due to weather, the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce welcomes its newest team member, and Great Camp Sagamore announces two “Sagamore Snow Day” events for this winter.

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Camp Santanoni Winter Weekends | 01/05/23

Today, Gary discusses the upcoming free Winter Weekends at Camp Santanoni. Also, Argyle Supervisor Robert Henke takes up the post of chairman of the Washington County Board of Supervisors, a hiker rescued after collapsing on an Adirondack trail, a Whitehall woman arrested on drug possession charges, and WSWHE BOCES offering two open houses this month.

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Episode 80

First Responders’ ARPA Funding | 01/04/23

Today, Gary discusses new organizations recommended for Warren County’s ARPA funding. Also, the trails at Cole’s Woods reopen, students and faculty of Paul Smith’s College travelling to Nepal, the Adirondack Thunder’s victory on New Year’s Eve, and the Funky Ice Fest returning to the Adirondack Brewery.

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Episode 79

LARAC 2023 Art Exhibits | 01/03/23

Today, Gary discusses the Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council’s first art exhibits of the year. Also, Glens Falls 3rd Ward Supervisor Claudia Braymer seeks the Warren County Board of Supervisors Chair position, while Lake George Trustee Ray Perry runs for the mayoral post, and finally, a segment of the Feeder Canal Towpath Trail expected to remain closed throughout much of the year.

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Episode 78

“No Wrong Turn” Policy | 01/02/23

Happy New Year! To kick off 2023, Gary Scott has the story on a new “No Wrong Turn” policy introduced among various local community support agencies. Other stories to open up the year: the retirement of the executive director for the Feeder Canal Alliance, a local law regarding the Warrensburg town board which failed to pass, a local beneficiary selected for the Bloomin’ 4 Good program, and a look at the big events planned for this year’s Lake George Winter Carnival.

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Episode 77

Ticonderoga Childcare Crisis | 12/30/22

Today, Gary discusses the childcare crisis in Ticonderoga being addressed by the community. Also, a defenseman for the Adirondack Thunder selected in the ECHL’s All-Star Classic, Glens Falls Mayor Bill Collins appoints a new part-time judge, and Queensbury Hotel prepares for its annual New Year’s Eve celebration.

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Episode 76

Bank Robbery Suspect Appears in Court | 12/29/22

Today, Gary discusses the suspect in last week’s Hudson Falls bank robbery appearing in court. Also, three house fires extinguished over the weekend, a local pizza shop receiving donations to help those in need, trails in Cole’s Woods closed due to storm damage, and the Strand Theatre hosting a free movie showing tomorrow night.

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Episode 75

Parking Enforcement in Glens Falls | 12/28/22

Today, Gary discusses the City of Glens Falls resuming parking enforcement throughout the city. Also, Glens Falls High School is visited by “Glenzilla,” local restaurant Morgan and Co. provides lunch for the entire staff of the Glens Falls Police Department, the annual New Year’s Day Polar Plunge coming to Lake George this weekend, and officials for the Ice Castles in Lake George warning of potential ticket scams.

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Episode 74

Christmas Eve Road March | 12/27/22

Today, Gary discusses the Christmas Eve Road March in Glens Falls. Also, challenges facing the redevelopment of the Mount McGregor Correctional Facility, an incident involving marijuana found at Johnsburg High School, and the Whitehall community remembering their resident Santa Claus, who sadly passed away this month.

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Episode 73

Dogs Rescued from Salem Home | 12/26/22

Today, Gary discusses sixteen neglected dogs rescued from a home in Salem. Also, an update to the possible reuse of the Moriah Shock Incarceration Facility, the DEC’s “First Day Hikes” set for New Year’s Day, a new member to the Johnsburg town board, and Saratoga Arts seeking submissions from local artists.

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Episode 72

Ukrainian Family to Return to Glens Falls | 12/23/22

Today, Gary discusses a Ukrainian refugee family returning to the Glens Falls area. Also, the Village of Greenwich set to receive federal funding for a new wastewater treatment plant, a rise in theft of used cooking oil, Revolution Rail Company’s purchase of the Saratoga and North Creek Railway, and the Open Door Mission’s new Men’s Shelter.

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Episode 71

Indictment Dismissed in Fatal Hit-and-Run | 12/22/22

Today, Gary discusses the dismissal of an indictment in a fatal hit-and-run trial. Also, an arrest has been made in connection with this week’s TD Bank robbery, the Lehigh Cement plant in Glens Falls announces the timeline for its closure next year, and a cat was reunited with its owner recently after five months of being missing.

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Episode 70

TD Bank Robbery | 12/21/22

Today, Gary discusses a robbery at the TD Bank on Main Street in Hudson Falls. Also, a fire burns down the home of Queensbury’s former Town Supervisor, Warren County announces recipients of its new ARPA funding, South Glens Falls High School announces their next Marathon Dance, and the Village of Fort Edward issues a boil water notice for residents of certain streets.

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Episode 69

Concerns with Fort Edward Solar Project | 12/20/22

Today, Gary discusses local concerns around a solar farm proposed for Fort Edward’s grasslands. Also, local marijuana company Etain is sold to Canadian investors, the ADK Food Hub in Tupper Lake receives USDA grant funding, a new consignment shop opens on South St. in Glens Falls, and the Lake George Association hires a new Development Manager.

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Episode 68

Security Updates at Glens Falls City Schools | 12/19/22

It’s another Monday, and to kick off the week, Gary discusses new updates to the security resources at Glens Falls City School District. Other stories from the weekend include power outages caused by Friday’s snowstorm, the recipients of the Common Roots Foundation’s community grants, and a panel discussing the feats of Gen. Henry Knox scheduled in Lake George tonight.

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Episode 67

Queensbury Cannabis Regulations | 12/16/22

Today, Gary discusses updates to the local laws regarding cannabis retailers in Queensbury. Also, Glens Falls City School District weighs in on the state’s new mascot mandate, the Lake George Land Conservancy purchases new properties around Indian Brook, the “Meet Lake George” tourism resource website relaunches, and the HOPE Holiday Gift Boutique comes to Glens Falls High School. Finally, Lake George conservation icon Jeff Killeen has sadly passed away.

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Episode 66

Moriah Shock | 12/15/22

Today, Gary discusses new proposals for the former Moriah Shock Incarceration Facility. Also, the City of Glens Falls prepares to enter “Full Winter Mode,” Warren County names a new temporary tourism director, a Glens Falls high school athlete honored as Goalkeeper of the Year, and the Warren County Sheriff’s Office warns residents of a local phone scam.

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Episode 65

Glens Falls Bus Driver Shortage | 12/14/22

Today, Gary discusses a shortage of bus drivers in Glens Falls, resulting in some alterations to the city’s bus routes. Also, SUNY Adirondack announces four new members to its Board of Trustees, Richard Schermerhorn plans a new housing development in Lake George, and New York State Police prepare to crack down on impaired driving through the holiday season.

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Episode 64

“Spirits in the Trees” | 12/13/22

Today, Gary discusses an upcoming vote on a renovation project at Fort Ann Central School District. Also, Park & Elm hosts a grand opening for their restaurant space, an update in the ongoing story of Cambridge Central School District’s mascot, and Warren County seeking input from residents in its revision of the Hazard Mitigation Plan.

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Episode 63

Fort Ann School Project | 12/12/22

Today, Gary discusses an upcoming vote on a renovation project at Fort Ann Central School District. Also, Park & Elm hosts a grand opening for their restaurant space, an update in the ongoing story of Cambridge Central School District’s mascot, and Warren County seeking input from residents in its revision of the Hazard Mitigation Plan.

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Episode 62

Saratoga Biochar Public Hearing | 12/09/22

Today, Gary discusses the first public hearing set for Saratoga Biochar Solutions. Also, BOCES receives a boost for one of its adult education programs, the Warren County ARPA Advisory Committee suggests more funding for Glens Falls Hospital’s mental health services, and a grant brings new plants to Hudson Crossing Park.

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Episode 61

ADK 100-Mile Challenge | 12/08/22

Today, Gary discusses The Adirondack Mountain Club’s 2023 100-Mile Challenge. Also, roadwork completes on a section of Bay Road, The Warren County Sheriff’s Office announces an arrest in connection with last month’s Cumberland Farms Robbery, and The Glens Falls Collaborative set to host Glens Falls Ladies’ Night tonight.

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Episode 60

Lake George Bus Garage Approved | 12/07/22

Today, Gary discusses the approval of Lake George Central School District’s proposal for a new bus garage. Also, the Warren County Sheriff’s Office warns residents of a potential scammer in the area, the Town and Village of Lake George address water supply concerns, and The Long Horn Restaurant and Pub holds a fundraiser to benefit one of their employees.

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Episode 59

Bill Gates Diner | 12/06/22

Today, Gary discusses the Bill Gates Diner set to make its grand return to the Town of Bolton. Also in the news, some exciting plans for next year’s Lake George Music Festival, the Michelle Bennett Memorial Basketball Tournament at Queensbury High School, and Warren County 4-H opens submissions for its annual pet photo contest.

Also, Gary apologizes for the sound of his voice. It was a very long day.

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Episode 58

Redistricting Plans for Glens Falls | 12/05/22

To start off the week, Gary discusses proposed redistricting plans for the City of Glens Falls. Also, The Queensbury Hotel put up a life-sized gingerbread house in their lobby, the Adirondacks Welcome Center has entered into a statewide holiday decoration contest, and the Glens Falls Police Department honored a retiring patrol officer, and also made toy donations for local children in the spirit of the holidays.

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Episode 57

Glens Falls “Gobble Wobble” | 12/02/22

Happy Friday! Today, Gary looks back at last week’s Glens Falls “Gobble Wobble” 5K on Thanksgiving to benefit The Open Door Mission. Other stories include an opening date set for the Park & Elm restaurant space, volunteers from National Grid helping to decorate the Ronald McDonald Family Retreat at Krantz Cottage in Lake George, and North Country Subaru’s “Learning Love” event with donations to Jackson Heights Elementary School.

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Episode 56

Champlain Hudson Power Express | 12/01/22

December is here, and to kick off 2022’s final month, Gary discusses the beginning of construction on the Champlain Hudson Power Express transmission line. There’s also been an update in the shooting incident in the parking lot of Queensbury’s Walmart, with one man arrested and charged. The former superintendent of the New York State Police has been hired at the Warren County Public Defender’s Office, while Queensbury At-Large Supervisor Rachel Seeber has resigned from her position with the County. Finally, a Schenectady teen hiker was rescued after getting lost on an Adirondack High Peak.

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Episode 55

Warren County Job Fair | 11/30/22

Today, Gary discusses an upcoming job fair for communities in the northern area of Warren County. Also in the news: a look at The Sunflower Collection at The Shirt Factory, New York State’s recent acquisition of 17 acres around Thirteenth Lake, a new state-of-the-art memory care center coming to Queensbury and the heated igloos at The Queensbury Hotel’s Park 26 restaurant open and available for reservation.

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Episode 54

Giving Tuesday | 11/29/22

Today, Gary discusses Giving Tuesday: the Tuesday after Thanksgiving which is recognized as a day to support nonprofit organizations and charities. Also in the news: a shooting in the parking lot of Queensbury’s Walmart, the Lake George Arts Project seeking artists for their 2024 exhibition, and public access Narcan kits coming to Upstate NY.

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Episode 53

Glens Falls PD Officer’s DRE Certification | 11/28/22

It’s Monday again and to start off the week, Gary discusses Officer Thomas Pratt of the Glens Falls Police Department receiving special Drug Recognition Expert certification. Also in the news: a record-breaking turnout for Christ Church United Methodist’s Hometown Thanksgiving, Johnsburg’s upcoming town-wide holiday festival, and the 31st annual Festival of Trees at the Queensbury Hotel.

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Episode 52

Two Workers Burned in Explosion | 11/25/22

Today, Gary discusses two workers injured with severe burns after an explosion. Other stories include Cerrone Plumbing, Heating, and Air Conditioning currently seeking hard-working plumbers, a man arrested following a domestic dispute and a burglary, and a look ahead to the region’s many holiday tree-lighting ceremonies.

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Episode 51

Happy Thanksgiving! | 11/24/22

Happy Thanksgiving! For today’s Morning Brief, Gary discusses local food pantries working hard to keep food stocked amid struggles with inflation and the supply chain. Other stories include a woman and her two dogs rescued after getting lost while hiking, and the town of Johnsburg’s plans to upgrade its water systems.

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Episode 50

New Warren County Administrator | 11/23/22

Today, Gary discusses a former NSA executive selected as the next Warren County Administrator. Also in the news: Saratoga’s upcoming Festival of Trees, Lake George Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Supporting Tourism Around the Region (S.T.A.R.) Awards, and four Queensbury high school athletes honored in a Commitment Day ceremony.

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Episode 49

Native American Mascot Ruling | 11/22/22

Today, Gary discussed the New York State Department of Education’s ruling that any school with a Native American-themed mascot will be required to find a replacement by the end of the school year. Also in the news: Park & Elm’s open house this past weekend, North Country ARTS unveils their “Celebration Exhibit,” and new ideas proposed for the old Rexleigh Marble Mill along the Batten Kill.

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Episode 48

Saratoga Biochar Solutions | 11/21/22

It’s another Monday, and to open up this holiday week, Gary discusses Saratoga Biochar Solutions now being required to hold a public hearing to discuss their planned carbon-fertilizer plant in Moreau. Also in the news: New York State prepares to crack down on drunk driving through Thanksgiving, West Mountain announces its new RFID card system while Gore Mountain opens ahead of schedule, and Lake George’s “Lite Up the Village” festival kicks off this weekend.

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Episode 47

Warren County Tourism Director Resigns | 11/18/22

Today, Gary discusses the unexpected resignation of Warren County’s Tourism Director. Also in the news: a local high school student set to join a Division I Women’s Wrestling team, and a new bagel shop coming to South Street in Glens Falls. Finally, Gary gives a rundown on some fun events coming to the area this weekend: a ballet company with two unique performances, School of Rock: The Musical, and the South Glens Falls Holiday Parade.

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Episode 46

Lehigh Cement | 11/17/22

Today, Gary discusses Lehigh Cement’s plans to close its Glens Falls plant. Also in the news: a local artist releasing his second children’s book, Aldi stores offering a special promotion for the Thanksgiving season, a man arrested for DWI, and The Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council’s Holiday Shop opening this weekend.

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Episode 45

Chapman Museum Wine & Chocolate Tasting | 11/16/22

Today, Gary discusses The Chapman Museum Wine & Chocolate Tasting event hosted by the Queensbury Hotel. Also in the news: an injured hiker rescued from Buck Mountain, Krystal Chrysler’s grand opening of their Warrensburg location, a Schroon man arrested for property damage, and Glens Falls City Hall now offering a limited number of free COVID test kits.

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Episode 44

Local Hero Saves Two Lives | 11/15/22

Today, Gary discusses a Chestertown woman honored for saving the lives of two men on a fishing cruise. He also gives a quick warning about the upcoming snow expected in the region, and discusses Trey Anastasio Band & Goose performing at the Cool Insuring Arena, Park & Elm opening the deli/market portion of the restaurant, The Open Door Mission’s Code Blue shelter opening, and a dog rescued at the Champlain Canal.

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Episode 43

Hometown Thanksgiving | 11/14/22

Gary Scott flies solo to bring you the most important news from the weekend. The top story: the Hometown Thanksgiving dinner at Christ Church United Methodist returning in-person for the first time since the pandemic.

Other stories include the Adirondack Thunder’s victory over the Worcester Railers, the Town of Granville’s former town hall building up for auction, Warren County’s new Coordinator of Emergency Medical Services, a South Glens Falls man sentenced in connection with three separate thefts, and finally, the Victorian Streetwalk Weekend returning to Saratoga Springs.

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Episode 42

Veterans Day | 11/11/22

Gary and Kate discuss multiple local ceremonies in honor of Veterans Day. They also discuss an armed robbery in Queensbury, good news for anyone that doesn’t like raking, the “Merge” art exhibition on display at SUNY Adirondack, and a rundown on some events taking place in Glens Falls this weekend.

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Episode 41

Hikers Rescued After Dark | 11/10/22

Gary and Kate discuss two pairs of hikers rescued from different mountains around Lake George. Also discussed: Glens Falls High School performing an emergency release drill, Exit 20 of the Northway closed to Southbound traffic, an upcoming “Spirits in the trees” community celebration event, and a local musician paying tribute to the one and only Johnny Cash.

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Episode 40

SUNY ADK Veterans Day Ceremony | 11/09/22

Gary is joined by new co-host Kate Haggerty to discuss SUNY Adirondack’s upcoming Veterans Day ceremony. Also discussed: the “Go Play With Your Food” board game tavern coming to Glens Falls, the Queensbury tree selected for Rockefeller Center’s holiday display, and grant funding being awarded by the Granville Community Foundation.

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Episode 39

South Glens Falls Varsity Field Hockey | 11/08/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the South Glens Falls Varsity Field Hockey Team advancing to the State Championship. Also discussed: Adirondack Winery announces the total amount they raised in support of breast cancer research last month, National Grid begins scheduled gas line maintenance in Glens Falls, the Slate Valley Festival of Trees returning to Granville, and SUNY Adirondack developing a new degree program in computer security.

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Episode 38

Adirondack Rail Trail | 11/07/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the construction of the new Adirondack Rail Trail. Also discussed: Queensbury Union Free School District hosting a forum to discuss possible renovations, the final sweep of yard debris pickup in Glens Falls, the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce and Glens Falls National Bank hosting a presentation on regional economic conditions, and a mystery gravestone unearthed by St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church in South Glens Falls.

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Episode 37

HEAP Applications Open | 11/04/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the Warren County Department of Social Services now accepting Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) applications. Also discussed: the Glens Falls Farmers Market moving indoors for the winter, a mammoth tooth on display at the Warren County Historical Society, the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce now accepting nominations for their annual community service award, and the completion of renovations at the Glens Falls Hudson Headwaters facility.

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Episode 36

Lucky Puppy Adoption Center | 11/03/22

Gary & Dylan discuss a local puppy adoption center in Argyle. Also discussed: a wildfire near Lake George, a Veterans Day fundraiser coming to Atlas Jiu Jitsu, two injured hikers rescued from the Adirondacks, and updates involving two of the suspects in the Calamity Jane’s gun store theft.

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Episode 35

Lake George CSD Transportation Facility | 11/02/22

Gary & Dylan discuss plans to construct a new transportation facility for the Lake George Central School District. Also discussed: a New York Times bestselling author coming to SUNY Adirondack, Washington County’s upcoming sessions for adoption information, Rockefeller Center’s announcement that this year’s Christmas tree will come from Queensbury, and the Queensbury hotel’s project to install radiant heating in their outdoor restaurant patio.

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Episode 34

Owl Pen Books | 11/01/22

Gary & Dylan discuss Owl Pen Books in Greenwich being added to New York’s Historic Business Preservation Registry. Also discussed: the Adirondack Thunder’s home opener on Saturday, a trunk-or-treat event held by the Warren County Sheriff’s Office, Fort William Henry’s plans to renovate The Carriage House, a fatal car crash in South Glens Falls under investigation, and the Warren County Historical Society’s plans to host free memoir writing classes this month.

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Episode 33

Hadley Woman Connected to Capitol Riot | 10/31/22

Gary & Dylan discuss a Hadley woman charged for alleged involvement in the Jan. 6th, 2021 riot at the United States Capitol Building. Also discussed: repairs to The Shoppe Off Broadway in Salem provided by Lowe’s, a safety check at Glens Falls City School District, the Glens Falls Symphony’s new piece inspired by Charles Frazier’s Cold Mountain, and an infestation of an invasive insect species discovered in Moreau Lake State Park.

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Episode 32

George Takei Visits Glens Falls | 10/28/22

Gary & Dylan discuss actor George Takei’s visit to Glens Falls. Also discussed: The Adirondack Thunder visited Albany’s Ronald McDonald House, a new downtown mural to honor the history of Glens Falls, a scarecrow contest held by the Warren, Washington & Albany Counties ARC, and Governor Hochul’s announcement on increased police enforcement for Halloween weekend.

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Episode 31

Solar Farms Approved for Warren County Airport | 10/27/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the approval of site plans for two solar farms at the Warren County Airport. Also discussed: Warrensburg voters approve a $13.5 million capital project for the school district, Lake George homeowners can once again request assistance in septic system maintenance, Martha’s Dandee Creme was ranked among Tripadvisor’s best quick eats in the United States, and a Board Game Tavern will be coming to Downtown Glens Falls next year.

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Episode 30

Lakota’s Farm “Haunted Barn Bash” | 10/26/22

Gary & Dylan discuss this weekend’s “Haunted Barn Bash” being held at Lakota’s Farm. Also discussed: a Whitehall judge suspended, police investigating an incident of shots fired in Queensbury, Cambridge and Greenwich apply for the NY Forward program, the Queensbury girls’ soccer team lose their game against Burnt Hills, and National Drug Take-Back day happening this Saturday.

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Episode 29

“BooTown” Halloween Festival | 10/25/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the new “BooTown” Halloween festival in Fort Ann. Also discussed: five suspects arrested in connection with the Calamity Jane’s gun store burglary, the Batten Kill Railroad celebrates its 40th anniversary, a man accused of crashing into an ambulance, and over four thousand trout released into three lower Adirondack bodies of water.

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Episode 28

Special Olympics Fall Games | 10/24/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the Special Olympics New York Fall Games held on Saturday. Also discussed: the “Malloween” trick-or-treating event coming to the Aviation Mall, SPoT Coffee raising money in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Warren County Municipal Center’s participation in Operation Green Light, and a local gun store broken into and burglarized.

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Episode 27

“Petal it Forward” | 10/21/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the annual “Petal it Forward” campaign celebrated in Downtown Glens Falls. Also discussed: country singer Billy Gilman coming to the Charles R. Wood Theatre, North Creek approves the creation of a sewer district, three people accused of possessing counterfeit money, and The Strand Theatre’s upcoming Halloween-themed film screenings.

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Episode 26

LEAMHRS Program | 10/20/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the Warren-Washington Association for Mental Health’s new Law Enforcement Addictions and Mental Health Referral System. Also discussed: the Agricultural Stewardship Association accepting pre-applications for the state farmland protection program, preparations for Lake George’s Ice Castle winter attraction, a Greenfield woman pleaded guilty in connection with a fatal car crash, and a Cambridge restaurant closed as it seeks out new ownership.

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Episode 25

Secrets Found in 19th Century Building | 10/19/22

Gary & Dylan discuss secrets uncovered during renovations of a 200-year-old building in Glens Falls. Also discussed: a ski gear swap coming to West Mountain, an upcoming blood drive at the Aviation Mall, Fort William Henry’s Veterans Day ceremony, and a new art project in Downtown Glens Falls.

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Episode 24

Air Purifiers in Local Schools | 10/18/22

Gary & Dylan discuss new air purifiers installed in five local schools. Also discussed: the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train expected to make multiple local stops this winter, a man arrested for DWI twice in one day, a paving worker injured on the job, the ongoing debate over Cambridge Central School District’s mascot, and the WAIT House’s upcoming annual meeting.

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Episode 23

Marijuana Retailers in Queensbury | 10/17/22

Gary & Dylan discuss plans for marijuana retailers to be established in Queensbury. Also discussed: a new playground in Queensbury, a man charged with burglary and trespass, the new Warren History Press publishing arm, and another bivalent COVID-19 booster clinic being held tomorrow.
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Episode 22

Saratoga Biochar Lawsuit | 10/14/22

Gary & Dylan discuss a lawsuit filed against the Moreau Planning Board and Saratoga Biochar Solutions. Also discussed: a successful opening season for the Lake George Battlefield Park Visitor Center, an update to the man accused of starting the apartment complex fire in Hudson Falls, a new exhibit at the Chapman Museum showcasing Glens Falls history, Queensbury’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s, and the return of the Holiday Lighted Nights festival to the Washington County Fairgrounds.
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Episode 21

Adirondack Film Festival | 10/13/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the return of the Adirondack Film Festival. Also discussed: plans to redevelop a vacant building on Route 9 along the Lake George Outlet Mall corridor, two students found after being left behind on a university trip, a man arrested for DWI and possession of drugs, Warren County’s upcoming job fair, and a Grateful Dead tribute band playing the Strand Theatre next weekend.
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Episode 20

New Forest Protection Efforts | 10/12/22

Gary & Dylan discuss new land trust awards to protect various forests across the state, including around Lake George. Also discussed: National Fire Prevention Week, a new location for Coffee And in Greenwich, a Bolton man arrested for firing a shotgun at a person near his property, and the announcement of new state aid for library renovations.
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Episode 19

Glens Falls Market Center | 10/11/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the proposal for the Glens Falls Market Center on South Street. Also discussed: a new city communications director for the city of Glens Falls, the Adirondack Thunder’s training camp, a man sentenced for drug offenses, a new exhibition at the Hyde Collection, and a man sentenced for robbery.
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Episode 18

Revolutionary War Veterans Honored in Kingsbury | 10/10/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the Revolutionary War veterans honored at the Kingsbury cemetery. Also discussed: the man accused of starting the fire in Hudson Falls now facing arson charges, The World Awareness Children’s Museum’s “Night at the Speakeasy” fundraiser, a new venue chosen for talk by “Star Trek” actor George Takei, new charges against the man accused of striking six people with a motorcycle while intoxicated, and a man’s body located in Battenkill River.
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Fort Edward Police Dept. | 10/07/22

Gary & Dylan discuss updates in the potential dissolution of Fort Edward’s police department. Also discussed: Oktoberfest in Lake George this weekend, a man arrested in connection with vandalism of a church, a new mural planned for Downtown Glens Falls, a Corinth man arrested for DWI, new parking prohibitions near the Centennial Circle, and an upcoming “Tribute to The King” show at The Strand Theatre.
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Episode 16

On Screen at The Hyde | 10/06/22

Gary & Dylan discuss The Hyde Collection art museum’s new film & theater event series. Also discussed: new DRI projects approved for South and Elm Streets, a Hudson Falls man arrested for burglary, MLB Construction’s 75th anniversary, The Lake George Association’s elimination of a senior executive position, water main and hydrant flushing in Glens Falls set for later this month, and a Greenfield woman arrested for threatening with an axe.
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Lake George Salt Summit | 10/05/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the Lake George Association’s upcoming summit on the environmental effects of road salt. Also discussed: a man charged in the recent fire in Hudson Falls, Up Yonda Farm announces a Halloween “Trunk-or-Treat” event, and a Women’s Wave rally scheduled in Glens Falls City Park this weekend.
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Local Chef Billy Trudsoe | 10/04/22

Gary & Dylan discuss a former Lake George area chef now competing on a Gordon Ramsay television show. Also discussed: a massive fire in Hudson Falls, a truck procession on the Northway in honor of Alex Bleickhardt, and guided historical tours planned in Lake George this weekend.
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Washington County Solar Projects | 10/03/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the status of two solar energy projects in Washington County. Also discussed: the approval of a plasma collection facility in Queensbury, three people arrested for selling narcotics, three Hudson Headwaters physicians who received the “United Hero” award, a car crash in Kingsbury, and plans for non-toxic dye testing in the Feeder Canal.
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Episode 12

Power of Pink Volleyball Tournament | 09/30/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the Power of Pink Volleyball Tournament hosted by Queensbury High School in support of cancer research. Also discussed: an Amazon distribution center coming to Granville, the potential dissolution of Fort Edward Village Police Department, the approval of Glens Falls’ first dog park, the “Here for the Booz” Fundraiser hosted by Slickfin Brewing Company, and a fundraiser for Dylan McDonnell scheduled for tonight at the Queensbury Hotel.
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ARCC Business Expo | 09/29/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce Business Expo scheduled for October 19. Also discussed: Warren County’s new GIS Website, the Adirondacks’ fall foliage shuttle service, the Fort Miller Reformed Church’s bicentennial service, and paving work scheduled in Glens Falls next week.
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Glens Falls Symphony | 09/27/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the Adirondack Balloon Festival, the former director of the Lake George Watershed Coalition seeking to overturn his sentencing for grand larceny, the Glens Falls Symphony, two Vermont residents accused of stealing from a Walmart in Queensbury, a motorcyclist killed in a vehicle collision, and a meeting scheduled to discuss the future of the Fort Edward Police Department.
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Episode 8

Adirondack United | 09/26/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the Adirondack United hockey team, a Whitehall judge kicked off the bench, SPAC’s first Truck Rodeo, and the new location for Winklepickers.
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NY Secretary of State Visits Glens Falls | 09/23/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the New York Secretary of State’s visit to Downtown Glens Falls, a new project in the Downtown Revitalization Initiative, the City of Glens Falls’ new Code Enforcement Officer, Senator Dan Stec’s criticisms of New York’s new gun control regulations, and the casting call for a commercial set to be filmed in Lake George.
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Adirondack Balloon Festival | 09/22/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the kickoff of the Adirondack Balloon Festival’s 49th year. Also discussed: a traffic stop followed by a drug bust, the Adirondack Stampede Rodeo, a gang assault in Lake George, National Banned Book Week, a Whitehall man arrested for child sex abuse, and the City of Glens Falls’ plan for disposal of leaves and yard debris.
Episode 5

Capital Region APA Pool League | 09/21/22

Gary & Dylan discuss the Capital Region APA Pool League’s new division in Glens Falls, a traffic stop which led to the arrest of two women, the Young Eagles Day coming to Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport next weekend, and the properties announced for the Warren County Real Property Tax Services Office auction.

Episode 4

SUNY Adirondack Student Petition | 09/20/22

In this episode, Gary and Dylan discuss a student-organized petition at SUNY Adirondack, the retirement of Glens Falls Country Club Head Pro Tom Haggerty, and Queensbury’s inaugural Wizard Fest. Also discussed are two new construction projects in the city of Glens Falls, and the South Queensbury Fire Department’s upcoming Craft and Vendor Fair.

Episode 3

Adirondack Marathon | 09/19/22

In this episode, Gary & Dylan discuss the Adirondack Marathon, the arrest of a nurse’s aide for assault, a Glens Falls man charged with robbery, and a Queensbury man sentenced for child sexual assault. Also discussed are Warren County’s coronavirus vaccine clinic scheduled for tomorrow, and the reopening of the Bay Road bridge over Halfway Brook in Queensbury.

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Walk for Veteran Suicide
Awareness & Prevention | 09/16/22

In this episode, Gary & Dylan discuss the Downtown Glens Falls Walk for Veteran Suicide Awareness and Prevention, the arrest of former Lake Luzerne trustee Mark McLain, the new funding for the Warren County Bikeway, and the upcoming Senior Expo at Heritage Hall inside Cool Insuring Arena.

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Glens Falls School District
Security Incident | 09/15/22

Gary Scott & Dylan McGlynn discuss the results of the Lake George Village dissolution vote, a security incident at Glens Falls School District, and the return of the Special Olympics to the City of Glens Falls.

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    Gary Scott