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Keene Central School to host Salvador Dalí exhibit

The Spanish and Art Departments of Keene Central School will be hosting an exhibit featuring the fascinating paintings of Salvador Dalí, as well as KCS student art inspired by Dalí’s work.

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Stream Dreams! | Conservation Conversations

The Chinese proverb states,” “If you give a man a fish, you feed him for a day. If you teach a man to fish, you feed him for a lifetime.”

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Outdoor recreation | Notes from the North Woods

It’s been well-established that outdoor activities are beneficial to our overall physical, emotional and mental health.

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Wildflower Walk scheduled for Coon Mountain Preserve

The Adirondack Land Trust will offer a wildflower walk at its Coon Mountain Nature Preserve on on Tuesday, May 5.

Bridge league triumphs

Peter Allen, Plattsburgh, Bob Dickson, Sabbath Day Point; Nancy Hale, Westport; and Peter Mitchell, Silver Bay won the American Contract Bridge League Flight C Grand National Team competition Sunday, April 12.

Au Sable Forks to explore creation of art co-op

The Au Sable Forks Revitalization Group, in partnership with the Town of Jay, announces an open meeting to explore the economic advantages and feasibility of forming an Artist/Artisan Co-operative, with a year round permanent storefront on Main Street in Au Sable Forks.

Craft fair vendors needed

Registrations are now being accepted for the 21st Annual Craft Fair, sponsored by the Free and Accepted Masons, Saturday, July 18 and Sunday, July 19, at Marcy Airfield in Keene Valley.

Waiting for ice out to turn the trout on! | Notes from the North Woods

It appears the long, hard, Adirondack winter may finally be coming to a conclusion, and while many local anglers are still hauling around their ice fishing gear, it’s time to get out your trout gear as the annual “ice out” grows near.

New endowment established at Adirondack Land Trust

The Adirondack Land Trust is delighted to announce that the F. M. Kirby Foundation has made a $2 million commitment to help fund perpetual care of working farms and forests under conservation easements.

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Hobofest tickets now on sale

Organizers will hold a fundraising event on April 30 to support this year’s Hobofest.

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Annual seedling sale

The Essex County Soil and Water Conservation District is now holding its annual seedling sale.

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Champlain Film Society, Grange to merge

The Whallonsburg Civic Association, which manages the Grange Hall in Whallonsburg, announced last week that it will merge operations with the Champlain Valley Film Society.

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Rachael Ray captivates crowd at local show

Rachael Ray shared candid conversation, quips, and insights into celebrity life as as well as a few recipes during her 13th annual benefit show at Lake George High School recently — and the capacity audience was captivated.

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Champlain Area Trails readies second big hike

Champlain Area Trails (CATS) is teaming up with local businesses to host the second “Grand Inn-to-Inn Hike” on Saturday, May 9. 

Rep. Stefanik Announces 2015 Congressional Art Competition

Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) has announced the 2015 Congressional Art Competition for New York’s 21st district.