Lifestyle & Entertainment


Mountaineer makes donation

The Mountaineer, in partnership with Patagonia, Inc., made a $1,000 donation to The Nature Conservancy’s Adirondack Chapter to support the nonprofit organization’s work with state and local transportation agencies to upgrade bridges and culverts with structures that simulate natural stream conditions.

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Songs at Mirror Lake announces Blues Night

The Pines Inn Songs at Mirror Lake Music Series presented by Adirondack “By Owner” has announced the fourth performance in the seven week series, scheduled for Tuesday, July 22, as Blues Night with Quinn Sullivan.

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Adirondack Gives will help monitor loons

Biodiversity Research Institute’s (BRI’s) Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation is pleased to announce the launch of a new campaign on Adirondack Gives, www.adirondackgives.org, the crowdfunding site for Adirondack region nonprofits.

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Gallagher premiers original work

On Sunday, July 20 Martha Gallagher will premiere a new original work, appearing as the guest soloist with the Lake Placid Sinfonietta.

Art center seeking TV

The Upper Jay Art Center is looking for a fairly large flat screen TV to use at the Recovery Lounge for our 10 year celebration event (A Kegger) Aug. 22.

Depot Theatre receives grant

The Depot Theatre has received a grant from the New York State Council on the Arts to support its 2014 Season.

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Somewhere, just east of nowhere | Notes from the North Woods

It occurred while I was on the way home after spending an afternoon at the base of a mind-numbingly, beautiful waterfall that is located halfway up the side of a small mountain in my backyard.

Keene water reports available

The town has reported the 2013 annual water quality reports for Water Districts 1 and 2 are available at the town hall.

Honor Guard list corrected

The American Legion William Nolan Post 405, Willsboro, NY Honor Guard...

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Foreign invaders taking over | Notes from the North Woods

If foreign armies had advanced as deeply into the Adirondack Park as the current invasion of invasive plants has progressed, local citizens would be up in arms.

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Nothing fishy here! | Conservation Conversations

The Boquet River Association hosted the first annual Fish Fest Saturday the 28th in Elizabethtown.

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Dynamic Duo coming to Essex

Dan Berggren and Carl Heilman will present an evening of Adirondack sights and sounds for a fundraiser for the Essex Community Concert Series July 11 at 7:30 p.m.

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AMC named great community hospital

Adirondack Medical Center has been named among the “100 Great Community Hospitals” in the nation by Becker’s Hospital Review for 2014.

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Songs at Mirror Lake announces lineup

The Songs at Mirror Lake Music Series has announced that The Pines Inn will, once again, be the Whole Note (Title) Sponsor for the 2014 season.

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National Quality Award presented to wound center

The Wound and Hyperbaric Treatment Center at Adirondack Health has received a national award for superior customer service and exceptional patient care.