At the 2014 American Red Cross North Country Chapter Annual Meeting and Volunteer Recognition Event at the Naked Turtle in Plattsburgh June 24, 16-year-old Riley Baughn of Saranac was honored for saving the life of a fellow student who was choking.
This past weekend, Plattsburgh High School held commencement ceremonies for the class of 2014 in the wake of the tragic loss of two young Plattsburgh High students. One of those students, Taoufik Maknani, was scheduled to graduate at that ceremony.
Twin Mercury 150 motors rumbled to life, and the 25 foot patrol boat slipped from its berth past millions of dollars worth of sail boats and cabin cruisers, out onto the big lake.
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Gearing up for the third round, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced June 9 that the State University of New York (SUNY) is accepting applications for the New York State Master Teacher Program (NYSMTP).
Hungry children struggle in school and suffer all day long.
The State University of New York has awarded five SUNY Plattsburgh faculty and staff members the 2014 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence.
Dr. Raymond Guydosh, dean of the SUNY Plattsburgh School of Business and Economics, has announced that he will leave the post at the end of the 2014-2015 academic year in order to return to teaching.
A changing of the guard is in the works at Chazy’s venerable Alice T. Miner museum.
The EXPLORE (Experience and Professional Learning Opportunities Result in Excellence) Diabetes conference will take place May 22 for health care professionals such as physicians, registered nurses, pharmacists, dieticians and more.
The Saranac Central School District has concluded its search for a new Superintendent.
SUNY Plattsburgh’s spring commencement will pay tribute to the nearly 1,100 students eligible to graduate in May and in August from the Plattsburgh and Queensbury campuses Saturday, May 17.
Three SUNY Plattsburgh students were selected to attend a symposium, titled “Innovative Exploration Forum: Undergraduate Research in N.Y. State’s Public Higher Education System,” at the New York State Legislative Office Building in in Albany.
What do you want to be when you grow up? For some of us, even as adults, it’s a question that we are still trying to answer.
Rural visit seeks to foster greater opportunities for students who run the risk of falling between the cracks