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ON THE SCENE: Mirror Lake Inn continues Joy to the Children tradition

December 14, 2018 Joy to the Children is a gift that keeps on giving. more »»

 
 
 
ZONTA CLUB NEWS: Zonta helps survivors of human trafficking

December 14, 2018 Did you happen to walk or drive by the Adirondack Community Church in Lake Placid on Saturday, Dec. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: ‘I also emptied out my purse onto the floor’

December 14, 2018 If I’m allergic to my Christmas tree, I’ll be so bummed. Feeling overwhelmed at Christmastime is common. How do you dial it down to feeling merely whelmed? Organization is key. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Frederick Douglass still a voice that matters

December 7, 2018 John Brown and Frederick Douglass were two towering 19th-century abolitionist voices that called upon and inspired people to end slavery. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: ‘Christmas is out of control’

December 7, 2018 I was watching a documentary show on television where this freight train in California went out of control and it just kept going faster and faster and the engineer was signalling “Mayday! Mayday!”... more »»

NORTH COUNTRY AT WORK: Tanning and glove making in Johnstown and Gloversville

December 7, 2018 GLOVERSVILLE — This story takes us to the southern end of our region, to the towns of Johnstown and Gloversville in Fulton County. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Keene keeps Thanksgiving tradition with school dinner

November 30, 2018 For the last 48 years, Keene Central School has held a Thanksgiving luncheon for its students, current and retired staff, and community friends who support the school, such as the board members of... more »»

OUR ANIMALS, OURSELVES: Connection

November 30, 2018 There’s a big world out there filled with a myriad of living species. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: The ghosts of November

November 30, 2018 Well, here we are just setting out on our annual winter odyssey, and I can’t say that I care for it. What perils await us ahead? One shudders to think. The other day, around 4:30 p.m. more »»

LOOKING AT THE MIRROR: Watershed association overhauls website

November 30, 2018 In an effort to make the work that we do more accessible and available to the community, the Mirror Lake Watershed Association has recently overhauled our website; making it more user-friendly and... more »»

ON THE SCENE: Nathan Farb returns to Russia after 41 years

November 23, 2018 Forty-one years ago, photographer Nathan Farb, of Jay, traveled to the Siberian city of Novosibirsk, a major cultural center and the third most-populated city of Russian after Moscow and St. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: ‘The loud bang, the shower of sparks and fire, the plummeting rodent’

November 23, 2018 If you happened to be in Wilmington on the morning of the Monday before Thanksgiving and found yourself wondering who turned out the lights, I can tell you. Or maybe not. more »»

NORTH COUNTRY AT WORK: Leroy Peet on making paper in Newton Falls

November 23, 2018 CRANBERRY LAKE — In the fall of 1968, Leroy Peet returned home from the U.S. Army. He spent some time as a forklift operator for Adirondack Plywood, but he wasn’t happy with the job. more »»

ROTARY CLUB NEWS: Hot takes on the Rotary Club’s Dam Duck Race

November 23, 2018 Like most young boys, I pretended I was at bat, just beyond the 3-point arc or on the goal line with the crowd on its feet. The fate of the game was in my hand. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Our youth are taking on climate change

November 16, 2018 How would you feel about advising your son or daughter to take pictures of snowbanks, ice on the lakes and winter activities so they may one day use them to illustrate what winter looked like to... more »»

MARTHA SEZ: ‘Cows don’t care what time Old MacDonald’s cellphone reads’

November 16, 2018 The California wildfires are terrorizing me. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Lake Placid Middle-High School presents fall play

November 9, 2018 There’s nothing better on a rainy night than attending a play, particularly one presented by the Lake Placid Middle-High School Drama Club. more »»

ZONTA CLUB NEWS: Got a bra? Give it to Zonta!

November 9, 2018 Do you have bras that you never wear, hiding in the back of your dresser drawer? Maybe you have a few bras that just aren’t the right fit or feel, that are too lacy or too racy? What about that bra... more »»

MARTHA SEZ: ‘They look at me with expressions of polite perplexity’

November 9, 2018 One summer night, at a block party on Market Street in Keene Valley, some sketchy cloud cover dissipated and the heavens revealed the most astonishing sight: a huge, brilliant full moon, encircled... more »»

ON THE SCENE: Film festival honors Kathleen Carroll

November 2, 2018 Nineteen years ago, Kathleen Carroll co-founded the Lake Placid Film Forum, which this year has been renamed the Lake Placid Film Festival. On Thursday evening, Oct. more »»

NORTH COUNTRY AT WORK: Behind the scenes with Upper St. Regis caretakers

November 2, 2018 UPPER ST. REGIS LAKE — Caretaking for summer homes and camps has been a way for people to make a living in the Adirondack North Country for well over 100 years, and Upper St. more »»

 
 

 

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I won’t miss winter, but I will miss the shoveling. Really.

March 23, 2018 This week: 436 lbs. Last week: 433 lbs. Start (Jan. 2): 444 lbs. Total lost: 8 lbs. Now that spring is here, I’ll have to find new methods of exercise. more »

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