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Arts

ADIRONDACK LIVING: Plant-based art

WILMINGTON — It was a dusky evening on Monday, May 2, but Alison Haas was bursting with color. Haas was exploring the land around her home in Wilmington, searching for spring flowers — orange and yellow daffodils, sunshiney Forsythia, purple violets — and imagining the art she ...

ADIRONDACK LIVING: ‘It’s all home water’

WILMINGTON — Among the paints and brushes in Rachel Finn’s art studio in Wilmington are boxes of old fly fishing lines and feathers. Finn is a seasoned artist and fly fishing guide, and those two worlds visibly overlap. Finn, 60, learned how to fly fish from her late husband, Jeff ...

EYE ON EDUCATION: ‘In the zone’

LAKE PLACID — Northwood School senior Caroline Harrison came to this village for the ski jumping scene, but what she found was a love for painting. The 17-year-old is what Northwood art teacher Ingrid Van Slyke describes as a quiet student with natural talent. When Van Slyke introduces ...

LPHS presents ‘The Little Mermaid’ this week

LAKE PLACID — Lake Placid High School theater students are going under the sea this week to give a four-show performance of the musical “The Little Mermaid.” Performances of “The Little Mermaid” will be held in the Lake Placid Middle High School auditorium at 7 p.m. this Thursday ...

New dance school partnership emerges in Lake Placid

LAKE PLACID — When the North Country Ballet Ensemble disbanded last summer, the North Country’s annual performance of “The Nutcracker” was without a host company. Tiffany Rea-Fisher, artistic director for the Lake Placid School of Dance and New York City’s EMERGE125 company, said ...