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Cuomo launches solar initiative

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo last week announced the launch of Community Solar NY, a new effort under the NY-Sun initiative to make implementing solar easier and more affordable for communities across the state.

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Cuomo: Home energy assistance now available

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has announced that households needing heating assistance can begin applying for New York’s Home Energy Assistance Program on Monday, Nov. 17.

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State Police: Beware phone scam

Swindlers are calling businesses and individuals and telling them their power will be shut off if they don’t pay their “overdue bill,” reported New York State Police in an alert last week.

Plattsburgh Housing Authority lauded by Affordable Housing News

The Plattsburgh Housing Authority has been highlighted in the Spring 2014 edition of the Affordable Housing News (AHN).

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Spring forward!

On Sunday, March 9, Daylight Savings Time begins at 2 a.m

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Daylight savings reminder

The members of the Clinton County Firefighters Association (CCFA) would like to remind everyone that the upcoming end to Daylight Savings Times, Nov. 3, is a great time to change the batteries in your smoke alarms.

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Protecting the local strawberry crop

NNY Grower Testing Alfalfa Beetle-Busting Treatment

A low-cost, easy-to-implement, on-farm solution for controlling a highly destructive alfalfa pest is now expected to pay off for New York strawberry growers.

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New online STAR registration plan outlined by state

The New York State Tax Department today unveiled an easy, fast and secure online STAR Registration platform for homeowners currently receiving the Basic STAR property tax exemption.

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Cultivating knowledge at the Plattsburgh Botanical Sanctuary

The empty lot behind Jane Desotelle’s mother’s house on Riley Avenue looked like an overgrown wasteland. But where some saw a tangled mess of foliage, Desotelle saw life.

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Students add art to Stone Ledge Sculpture Garden

Nearly 70 fifth-grade artists from Oak and Bailey elementary schools gave the Stone Ledge Sculpture Garden a fresh burst of color last weekend.

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Cow pie, cut me a slice

Conservation Conversations

It wasn’t that long ago when manure was thought of as a waste product.

Habitat for Humanity house available

The Champlain Valley Habitat for Humanity is now accepting applications for families interested in owning a Habitat house.

Rouses Point electric budget opportunity

Beginning June 1, the Village of Rouses Point Municipal Electric Department will again make available to residential customers of the system, who have a twelve month clear record with the utility, the opportunity to pay their electric charges by a budget billing arrangement.

Emergency HEAP funding available

The State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA) announced that beginning Jan. 2, eligible low-income New Yorkers who are in danger of having their heat shut off or running out of fuel, can apply for emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) benefits.

Fire fighters wish happy holidays

The members of the Clinton County Firefighters Association (CCFA) would like to wish everyone a wonderful Thanksgiving Holiday.

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