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New Way Lunch adds soft serve downtown

By Zander Frost, Chronicle Staff Writer

New Way Lunch introduces soft serve ice cream on South Street — starting today, Thursday.

“Downtown Glens Falls has pretty much everything now,” owner Peter Gazetos says. “But it does not have anywhere to get soft ice cream.”

It will be sold at the South Street side window, under the Angie’s Ice Cream banner. Angie was Peter’s mother.

“My mother always wanted to sell …

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Fire at former China Buffet, McDonalds on Main St SGF

The Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office said it responded to “a fully involved structure fire at 22 Main Street in South Glens Falls this morning at 4:34 AM. The building was a former McDonald’s restaurant at one time and a Chinese restaurant at another.”

These photos were taken at approximately 4:30 a.m., Roxie Green Barrett told The Chronicle.

The sheriff’s report said: “The fire spread from the aforesaid building to another …

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South Glens Falls: 5 vie for 3 seats on the School Board

By Zander Frost, Chronicle Staff Writer

Five candidates seek three spots on the South Glens Falls school board. The election is Tuesday, May 16.

The Chronicle reached out to candidates through the district.

Christopher Music, Haley Brashears and Nicholas Healy opted to talk.

William Elder and Edward Potter declined to speak with The Chronicle.

“I don’t care for the direction that the school system is headed,” said Christopher Music. …

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Lake George School Board – 3 candidates vie for 2 seats; vote is May 16

Jeannine Bieber

I’m Jeannine Bieber and I’m running for a second term on the Lake George School Board.

It is a privilege to run again so that I can continue to support transparent decision making and communication in order to set an example for our students of what fair, responsible, open discourse and governance look like — and that, YES, it can exist!

I look forward to continuing work as …

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4 seek 2 trustee spots: Rockwell Falls Library Board, Luzerne

On May 16 voters will elect two trustees to three-year terms on the five-person board that oversees Rockwell Falls Public Library. The vote takes place as a separate part of the Hadley-Luzerne Central School District’s annual budget vote.

The library and the upcoming vote have drawn increased interest in the wake of the library’s scheduling and cancellation last month of a Drag Queen Story Hour.

The Chronicle offered the four …

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