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Preparing for balloon festival is a high for head of board

Mark Donahue, president of the Adirondack Balloon Festival’s board of directors, prepares for a balloon ride.
Mark Donahue, president of the Adirondack Balloon Festival’s board of directors, prepares for a balloon ride.
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Mark Donahue always has his head in the clouds during September. As president of the Adirondack Balloon Festival’s board of directors, he helps organize the annual hot air balloon parties in Glens Falls and Queensbury. He’s still working on this year’s gathering. The 41st edition of the festival, founded by the late Walter Grishkot, will be held Thursday until Sunday, Sept. 22. The 42-year-old Donahue, who is president and chief executive officer of Community Work ...

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MDogsMom
September 16, 2013
6:35 a.m.

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The organizers of the Festival do a wonderful job! It's worth getting up in the middle of the night to see the dawn launch!

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