Last summer the average price for a gallon of gas in New York was around $2.89 and the price was over $3 per gallon the four years prior to that, according to How has the drop in gas prices to about $2.35 gallon in St. Lawrence County this summer affected your travel plans?

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As many as 1,000 people might be homeless in St. Lawrence County at some point each year, but there is no official homeless shelter here. ;Nobody wants it in their neighborhood,; said Jeffrey Reifensnyder, executive director of the Massena Independent Living Center (MILC). Also, in a county as huge at St. Lawrence, if only one shelter were built, it would be too far away to benefit most of the homeless, officials say.

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