Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | Home RSS
Essex County makes little progress on budget

December 5, 2013 ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County supervisors weren’t able to agree on anything but when their next budget workshop would be after more than four hours of work Wednesday. more »»

Village approves Mirror Lake waterski event

December 5, 2013 LAKE PLACID — Village officials gave tentative authorization to John Wilkins Monday, Dec. 2 to hold a waterskiing event on Mirror Lake the week after Ironman next year. more »»

No rest for Lake Placid workers on Black Friday

December 5, 2013 The holidays are often referred to as the busiest time of the year. For many people, work slows down, giving them time to focus more on their personal lives, family and holiday preparations. more »»

Residents torn over new Saranac Lake hotel

December 5, 2013 SARANAC LAKE — Some said the proposed 90-room, four-story hotel on Lake Flower could become a major tourism draw and a much-needed economic driver for the community. more »»

Lake Placid bars now armed with ID scanners

November 29, 2013 LAKE PLACID — Owners and employees of four local bars gathered on the third floor of the Lake Placid Pub & Brewery Nov. more »»

New home for local ambulance service closer to completion

November 29, 2013 LAKE PLACID — When Lake Placid Volunteer Ambulance Service member Judy Shea picked up envelopes for the group’s annual fund-drive mailing on Friday, Nov. more »»

Holiday events planned for Olympic Region

November 29, 2013 LAKE PLACID — Business boosters have planned family-oriented events for the Olympic Region this holiday season, and time is running out for those interested in being eligible for the house/business... more »»

Benefit Dec. 3 for Lake Placid teaching assistant

November 29, 2013 LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Elementary School family will gather to raise money and celebrate one of their own, Jane Ladisic, beginning at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3. more »»

Shipman Youth Center thanks municipal workers

November 27, 2013 LAKE PLACID — The staff and board of the Shipman Youth Center believe it takes a village to raise childre. more »»

Woman charged with murder

November 27, 2013 SARANAC LAKE — Police say a local man was beaten and stabbed to death Monday inside an apartment house in an otherwise quiet residential neighborhood on Morris Way — the first murder case the villag... more »»

Ward Wilbur’s family ‘devastated’ by his death

November 27, 2013 Ward Wilbur’s aunt describes him as a kind man and a hard worker. more »»

No public comment on Essex County’s 15 percent tax hike

November 27, 2013 ELIZABETHTOWN — No one commented on Essex County’s proposed 2014 budget at a public hearing on it Monday, Nov. 2. more »»

Lake Placid students, teachers help raise money through facial hair

November 27, 2013 LAKE PLACID — It’s been a hairy month in Lake Placid. Lake Placid Middle/High School teachers and students raised close to $800 during the month of November through a Movember fundraiser. more »»

Lake Placid in media spotlight

November 27, 2013 LAKE PLACID — With the 2014 Sochi Olympics just a few months away, journalists from around the country are looking for Olympic-related stories, including those from the 1932 and 1980 Winter Games in... more »»

Ted & Irene’s Most Excellent Bluegrass Adventure

November 25, 2013 PLATTSBURGH — Ted Lehmann placed his black backpack in a front-row seat of the Giltz Auditorium at SUNY Plattsburgh and walked to the balcony to set up his video camera to tape the Gibson Brothers... more »»

‘Fruit’ film highlights immigrant workers

November 25, 2013 KEENE VALLEY —?A large percentage of the farm workers who harvest New York state’s apples, potatoes, onions, and other fruits and vegetables are immigrants working long hours with no overtime pay,... more »»

Lake Placid Business Association readies for holidays

November 25, 2013 LAKE PLACID — Members of the Lake Placid Business Association continue to plan for the holiday season and the upcoming Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, by promoting a holiday decorating contes... more »»

Keene's Bob Purdy leaves behind fond memories

November 22, 2013 KEENE — On Oct. 19, former Keene town Supervisor and Essex County Disaster Preparedness Director Bob Purdy accepted the Lake Placid Hall of Fame induction award on behalf of his father, Mont. more »»

Lake Placid High School play gets political

November 22, 2013 LAKE PLACID — Lake Placid High School students will get political this weekend when they perform the play “Smash” by Jeffrey Hatcher. more »»

Benefits of early Whiteface opening mostly psychological

November 21, 2013 LAKE PLACID — Opening ski centers as early as possible is a standard industry practice, and it’s one that Whiteface Mountain officials embrace with open arms. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web