33 positions being cut in Ticonderoga
Inter-Lakes Health is eliminating 33 full-time positions. Chip Holmes, Inter-Lakes CEO, announced the personnel cuts Feb. 12.
People from Speculator to Albany attended the Brant Lake Winter Carnival for a variety of outdoor activities dreamed up by the members of the Tri-Lakes Business Alliance, a local group that is boosting not only the regional economy but community life in the lower Adirondacks.
SLA president expects increased boat traffic on Schroon Lake
Will new boating regulations on Lake George affect Schroon Lake? Mark Granger, president of the Schroon Lake Association, believes so.
Adirondack Museum to host family activities
The Adirondack Museum is a treasure-trove of artifacts and information about area heritage — and this week and next, selected exhibits will be open and special family-oriented activities will be offered.
Grab your skates or sled! ...Or compete in snowshoe softball or broomball. Try your hand at throwing a frying pan the farthest! A rousing success in its debut year, the second annual Brant Lake Winter Carnival has a strong lineup of activities and events appealing to all ages.
Events take place through Sunday, with athletes of all ages from every corner of the state descending on Lake Placid and the Tri-Lakes area to compete for the gold, much like the global Winter Olympic Games taking place at the same time in Sochi, Russia.
Living history event Feb. 15 and 16
Fort Ticonderoga will host a living history event highlighting the lives of Massachusetts provincial soldiers at Fort Ticonderoga in 1759. It will be held Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 15 and 16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Skeletons that aren't in the graves in Lake George where they were supposed to be — according to public pronouncements — will likely be returned later this year.
David Van Lloyd and Daniela Lucia Villalobos will be married June 6, 2014 in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
The Champlain Valley Film Society showed the Academy Award-nominated, “Captain Phillips,” a viewing that included the chance to hear from the film’s title character, Merchant Marine Capt. Richard Phillips, who was taken captive by Somali pirates off the coast of Africa in 2009.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of a new interactive Adirondack recreation planning tool to promote tourism attractions in the Adirondack Region and spur economic development opportunities.
Lake George's iconic outhouse race over ice attracted some intriguing competition this year, including a new bride in her wedding dress and firefighters with a giant mock fire hydrant.
For years, environmentalists have warned that invasive species would threaten the purity of lake George and compromise its wildlife as well as hampering its recreational uses and throttling the local economy. Last week, state's Lake George Park Commission decided to take action to curb the introduction of invasive aquatic species, and local community leaders are hailing their move.
Cultural programs slated March 1-16
MArts Madness, a celebration of Ticonderoga area arts, will return for a second year. The second annual event will begin March 1 and continue through March 16. It will include two dozen shows, events and activities.
The Sheridans have been to Nepal, the island of Crete and various exotic destinations around the world, and they've come back to their hometown of Bolton and shared their adventures with the community, Their latest expedition was hiking the Way of St. James in northern Spain, and Bolton residents recently got to hear about their eventful trip.
- This weekend
- 'Contact the Editor' Link
- Deer take down 10 percent in the northern zone
- Survivor, night 2
- Ready for another week of 'Survivor'
- Predictions on the 2011 rut
- More on backcountry damage
- Irene did not spare the backcountry
- Deer plan has holes
- Capt. Richard Phillips in Whallonsburg
- Gore Mt. Restaurant Races
- Sophie Clarke - THE FOOD
- Sophie Clarke - THE GAME
- Sophie Clarke - STRATEGY
- Sophie Clarke - THE FINALE
- Sophie Clarke FAME & FORTUNE
- Moose mimics take to the stage
- Meet the Candidate Night
- Santa's Workshop estimates $150,000 worth in damages