Health & Fitness


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Juicin Jar named 'Rookie of the Year'

A local health-food restaurant and smoothie bar was recently named "Rookie of the Year" by the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce for opening two locations in a single year.

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Run for Rosie raises funds in fight against domestic violence

The 6th Annual Run for Rosie will take place Saturday, June 27, at the Cadyville Rec Park from 8 to 11 a.m. in honor of Rose Rascoe-Maynard.

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Stanley Urban to be honored at 2015 Adirondack Health Foundation Crystal Ice Gala on July 11

This year’s Adirondack Health Foundation Crystal Ice Gala pays tribute to an accomplished individual known for his achievements in healthcare and in the world of international ice dancing competition.

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Area citizens invited to event celebrating new Warrensburg Health Center

Residents are invited to the Warrensburg Health Center for a community appreciation event on Saturday, June 13 at 1 p.m. to celebrate its recent opening.

Son to join mother in dental practice

Dr. Raluca Sandler and her Staff, Kristen Ellen, and Patti would like to welcome to the practice their new hygenist, Dr. Sandler’s son Gary Cooper Jr.

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New Johnsburg Emergency Squad building taking shape

After years of preparation, planning, and saving, the walls are finally rising on the new Johnsburg Emergency Squad Station at 626 Peaceful Valley Road.

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Archer Bodyworks moves to new location on Broad Street

Archer Bodyworks moved to its new location on the first floor of Dena Archer’s new home on 44 Broad St.

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Farmers’ market in Brant Lake to host authors each Saturday

Not only an array of fresh vegetables is coming weekly to Brant Lake, but a lineup of authors, too!

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Lake Placid makes cut for Ironman 70.3 World Championship

Chattanooga, Tennessee and St. George, Utah named other two finalists

Lake Placid is now just one of three locations in the running to host the 2017 Ironman 70.3 World Championship, news that has some locals excited for what it could mean for the village.

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‘Team Rhyan’ All Star tee ball game, fundraiser set for June 20

As most are aware now, the Ticonderoga tee ball league has one of their own, five year-old Rhyan Towne, who was recently diagnosed with a brain tumor.

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2015 Walk of HOPE raises awareness for Neurodegenerative Disease

The 2015 Walk of HOPE will take place June 6 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Plattsburgh City Marina.

JCEO Community Action Angels collecting books for project

JCEO (Joint Council for Economic Opportunity) Community Action Angels is looking for community support for its Smarty Pants - Read Me Ready Project.

Adirondack Medical Home Initative brings Australia to Plattsburgh

Clinicians and Practice Managers from the Australian Association of Practice Management convened with Adirondack Medical Home Initiative (AMHI) partners for an information exchange event on May 7 as part of a Canada/U.S. study tour.

Local man lauded for 100th donation of life-saving platelets

The North Country Regional Blood Donor Program will honor Gary Hamel of Plattsburgh for his 100th donation of platelets.

Adirondack Cardiology welcomes new provider

Jordan Blackwood, M.D., a board-certified cardiovascular disease specialist, has joined the staff of Adirondack Cardiology, a service of Glens Falls Hospital.