Phillip J. Smith, of Loon Lake, New York, Executive Chef at Whiteface Club and Resort in Lake Placid, New York, has earned the Certified Chef de Cuisine (CCC) designation.
The ninth annual Willsboro/Essex Veterans Day Appreciation Program and Dinner sponsored by the churches of Boquet, Essex, Reber and Willsboro was held at the Willsboro Central School Cafeteria on Monday, Nov. 11.
Elizabethtown Community Hospital’s auxiliary is taking orders for its selection of homemade pies for Thanksgiving.
Adirondack Harvest, the regional buy-local campaign sponsored by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Essex County, recently participated in the acclaimed agricultural event Farm Aid 2013.
Essex County is in the allocation process for funds to supplement emergency food and shelter programs.
For the third year, the members of the Cobble Hill Ladies Golf League have made a donation to the Community Food Shelf located at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Elizabethtown.
On the last weekend in September, Willsboro’s Turtle Island Cafe and Lake Placid’s Green Goddess Natural Market are supporting local, organic food and farming by donating a percentage of their evening revenue to the Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York (NOFA-NY).
The Kingsland Square Bistro is pleased to announce that they have merged with The Skinny Baker and are now known as Kingsland Square Bistro & Bakery.
The Taste of Local Food Festival will take place Saturday, Sept. 14, running from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Along with the festival, there will be an Apple Dessert Contest, with entries accepted at the museum before 11 a.m.
The Elizabethtown Volunteer Fire Department will be participating in a special fundraising program in conjunction with the 99 Restaurant chain in Plattsburgh Wednesday, Sept. 11.
The Crown Point Central School, Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School, Westport Central School and Willsboro Central announced a free and reduced price meal policy for area school children.
Lake Placid Farmers’ Market – Green Market Wednesdays returns to the Lake Placid Center for the Arts grounds for their 10th Anniversary Season.
The Palm Restaurant has been beloved by diners since 1926 – and a new student training restaurant at Paul Smith’s College pays tribute to that legacy.
The aromas from the pit bosses will once again waft from the Olympic Speed Skating Oval in Lake Placid when the Eighth Annual I Love BBQ and Music Festival, benefitting the Thomas Shipman Youth Center in Lake Placid, returns July 4-6.
More than great food was cooking at the area’s first-ever Taste of Home Cooking School sponsored by the Valley News June 1 at the EMA in Ticonderoga.