Tease photo

Saranac Lake Fish and Game Club preps for gun show

Vendors participating in the Saranac Lake Fish and Game Club's gun show discuss memorabilia, exchange of ideas before this weekend's event.

Tease photo

Former U.S. Rep. Bill Owens named to board of Arrow Financial, Glens Falls National Bank

Former Congressman Bill Owens takes on a new role: as a director of both Arrow Financial Corp. and Glens Falls National Bank. Arrow Financial has a wide influence in upstate New York — its subsidiaries and affiliates include Saratoga National Bank and insurance providers Loomis & LaPann insurance agency, McPhillips Insurance Agency, Upstate Agency, Capital Financial Group — as well as North Country Investment Advisors.

Tease photo

Lake George HoJo’s Restaurant to open Sunday Jan. 11

Reincarnation of the iconic Howard Johnson's roadhouse

Lake George's reincarnation of the famed Howard Johnson's restaurant, reopening this week, will be featuring the famous Friday Fish Fry, an array of 28 flavors of ice cream, and what's billed as the largest salad bar in Lake George.

Local towns earn micro-enterprise grants

Five towns in Essex and Hamilton County have received Adirondack Park Upper Hudson Recreation Hub Grants.

Transfer station to stop collection of electronics

The Town of Ticonderoga will no longer be able to accept Electronics at the Transfer Station.

Tease photo

Lake Placid branch of Champlain National Bank now open

Champlain National Bank President and CEO Joseph Shaw is excited to announce the new branch located at 2040 Saranac Avenue in Lake Placid is now open for business.

Tease photo

Historic Elizabethtown landmark to close on Jan. 17

Elizabethtown landmark the Deer’s Head Inn Restaurant will close on Jan. 17 for unspecified reasons.

Tease photo

Adirondack Scenic Railroad lands $791,000 in state funds

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced last month that the Adirondack Railway Preservation Society (ARPS), the nonprofit operator of the Adirondack Scenic Railroad will receive $791,000 in state funding.

United Way Halfway There

The United Way of the Adirondack Region announced this week that they have just passed the half-way mark of their fundraising goal for this year’s campaign.

Tease photo

Elizabethtown Community Hospital receives prestigious award, again

University of Vermont Health Network - Elizabethtown Community Hospital is proud to announce it has, once again, received the 2014 Guardian of Excellence Award by Press Ganey Associates, Inc.

Meals on Wheels now available

Home Delivered Meals (Meals on Wheels) are available for those older adults who are home bound or have a nutritional need.

Tease photo

CV-Tech class helps to create new home for High Peaks Hospice

Members of two classes as the Champlain Valley Educational Services Mineville campus have been putting their classroom learning to real-life application, working to build and landscape the future of High Peaks Hospice and Palliative Care.

Tease photo

Will it be a ‘White Space’ Christmas in Thurman?

A large number of households in Thurman, among the relatively few in the nation that don't now have broadband access, will soon be able to connect with the Internet and other digital resources due to their nationally acclaimed 'white space' system that will be operational in a week or two.

Tease photo

Lake George town officials consider rules for digital signs

Digital electronic signs are considered obnoxious and tacky, or informative and stimulating — and much of the difference lies in how they are designed and utilized. Following the path of Lake George Village, Lake George Town government is also now considering regulating the signs to please the majority. Restrictions are to be considered on the digital signs' placement, scrolling rate, brightness, and other characteristics — to retain the local ambiance.

Tease photo

Ruling by state’s highest court clears way for Tupper project

The Adirondack Club and Resort (ACR) project has been cleared to move forward after the state’s highest court dismissed a motion filed by green groups.