Battle of Plattsburgh weekend promises fun for all
The annual celebration of the Sept. 11, 1814, engagement will be held Sept. 13 through 16, with the $10 admission button providing visitors with dozens of entertainment options.
Wilder schoolhouse dedication coming up
Actors from TV's "Little House on the Prairie" will attend the ceremony in Burke to honor author Laura Ingalls Wilder, her sister-in-law, Eliza Jane Wilder, and all teachers.
- Battle parade being organized Sept. 14 event packed with bands; local floats and marchers sought.
Pike's Cantonment dig unveils new evidence
Archaeologists and students working at the War of 1812 encampment near Plattsburgh International Airport revealed the entire floor plan of a hut unearthed last summer.
Historic marker placed at Pike's Cantonment
British Col. John Murray burned the abandoned camp during a raid of Plattsburgh on July 31 and Aug. 1, 1813.
Saranac High School students honor veterans
The Freedom Club held a dinner for former military members and their families, one of many projects over the past several years.
Heritage Day parade shaping up
The 14th-annual historical celebration in Moira on July 27 also includes many family activities.
Crown Point marker to designate artillery trail
The Daughters of the American Revolution are funding a new Revolutionary War historic marker at the Crown Point State Historic Site.
Westport Heritage House roof slated for replacement
A capital campaign aims to raise $35,000 by mid August.
DAR convention an impressive patriotic gathering
Susan Tobias traveled to Washington, D.C., for the national convention of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
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