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IT'S OUR HISTORY: New exhibit at the History Museum

June 2, 2016 For many years, the general store has been the permanent exhibit in the second room of the History Museum at the train station. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Celebrating our new firefighters

May 27, 2016 North Country fire departments need volunteers, a challenge as more families and young adults continue to leave the region. Firefighting is not easy work. more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Quest for the truth about World War I battle

May 27, 2016 After a 20-year quest to discover the truth about America’s bloodiest battle ever, the Meuse-Argonne Offensive, which caused 122,000 American casualties, William Walker is ready to sign his just... more »»

MARTHA SEZ: It’s time for a proper garden party

May 27, 2016 Suddenly the well-used woolly hats and mittens by my front door look foreign to me, like something brought back from an expedition to Antarctica. more »»

ON THE SCENE: North Country School is a magical place

May 19, 2016 North Country School, and its summer program Camp Treetops, is a magical place for the nearly 70 students enrolled in grade 4 through 9. more »»

OLYMPIC HISTORY: Quest for Speed exhibit opening Monday

May 19, 2016 Occasionally, one person makes a difference. For Lake Placid, it was Henry Uihlein II. more »»

BLUE BOMBER VOICES: Students celebrate Cinco de Mayo with lessons, dancing

May 19, 2016 On Cinco de Mayo, May 5, the Lake Placid High School Spanish Culture Club went to the elementary school to teach a group of first graders in Senora Sarah Petrocci’s Spanish class about the Mexican... more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Revolutionary Thinkers Award

May 19, 2016 In 2013, the Alan B. Miller Entrepreneurship Center at William & Mary’s School of Business initiated the Revolutionary Thinkers Award to recognize social, economic and business innovation. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Yes, men, our ladies’ rooms are exquisite

May 19, 2016 Because lately bathrooms have been so much in the news, I think it’s finally time to come clean and tell people who don’t know the facts about ladies’ rooms—in other words, men—the truth. more »»

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: Army of volunteers needed for Ironman

May 19, 2016 By ANDY FLYNN Editor LAKE PLACID — It takes a small army of volunteers to host the Olympic Village’s biggest event of the year, the Ironman Lake Placid triathlon. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Moving forward at John Brown Day

May 12, 2016 Sometimes when situations look bad, opportunities for moving forward present themselves. That happened a year ago for the board of John Brown Lives!. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Life ain’t so bad with those darn cell towers

May 12, 2016 I remember when cell service was the subject of intense debate here in Keene Valley. more »»

WORLD FOCUS: The life of Robert Frost

May 12, 2016 “I would like readers of my biography to realize that Frost was a literary genius who persevered through repeated personal and family crises, and who, despite his flaws, deserves his reputation as... more »»

GARDEN CLUB NEWS: Service marks Garden Club’s activities

May 12, 2016 Our “Bouquet of Events” continues this month with work sessions interspersed around our annual business meeting, May 2. more »»

NORTH COUNTRY KITCHEN: Trout season has arrived

May 12, 2016 The lakes opened early this year and trout season began April 1st. It is now in full swing. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Honoring those who help others

May 5, 2016 What would our quality of life be like if no one volunteered? Imagine if no one volunteered to serve on a school board, in our local fire departments or on our church councils. more »»

IT'S OUR HISTORY: Students learn about local history through interviews

May 5, 2016 This spring, students from the Northwood School have been collaborating with the Lake Placid-North Elba Historical Society by participating in a special project which engages them with members of th... more »»

WORLD FOCUS: A survivor’s tale

May 5, 2016 I had coffee recently with our friends Aileen and her husband Neil at the Cheese Shop on Merchants Square. The atmosphere couldn’t have been more tranquil and relaxing. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: What are the odds?

May 5, 2016 A couple of mornings ago I was out in front of the store where I work, arranging baskets and pillows before opening time, when an SUV pulled up. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Saving a life

April 28, 2016 Have you ever lost a family member, friend or colleague to suicide? If you have lived in the North Country very long, the chances are good you hav. more »»

 
 

 

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