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Three arrested for selling and possessing drugs in Saratoga County

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Members of the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit recently arrested Thomas A. Allen, 33, of Greenfield Center, after a lengthy investigation into drug trafficking within Saratoga County. Allen is accused of selling and possessing quantities of crack cocaine throughout Saratoga County. A search...
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Great Escape Fully Open for Season With 1 Major Change! What Is It?

When Six Flags Great Escape opens in Queensbury, you know Summer has officially arrived! As of today the park will be open 7 days a week! The water park will be open each day from 12 noon until 5:30pm and the amusement park will be open each day from 11am until 6pm. There will be some extended hours for holidays and weekends from now until Monday September 5th, Labor Day.
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ADK Park: Recent Environmental Conservation Police News

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) Division of Law Enforcement enforces the 71 chapters of New York State’s Environmental Conservation Law (ECL), protecting fish and wildlife and preserving environmental quality across New York. In 1880, the first eight Game Protectors proudly began serving to protect the natural resources and people of New York State. In 2021, 282 Environmental Conservation Police Officers (ECOs) and Investigators across the state responded to 26,207 calls and worked on cases that resulted in 11,562 tickets or arrests for violations ranging from deer poaching to solid waste dumping, illegal mining, the black market pet trade, and excessive emissions violations.

Luzerne has lost its restaurants

The central business district of Lake Luzerne-Hadley is without a dinner restaurant, with Upriver Cafe, The Waterhouse and 9 North Wood Fired Pizza & Pub adjacent to Bend of the River Golf Course all having closed. It didn’t just curtail dining options; it’s making it harder to find workers....

Every dollar counts

We’re living in a time when you think a little longer about every dollar you spend—cutting out some of the extras in order to fill the gas tank. We hope you still see value in the work we’re doing with the Adirondack Explorer and our community forum on the Adirondack Almanack, to bring you news you need about the Adirondack Park.

Spongy moths — formerly gypsy — abound

The spongy moth — previously known as the gypsy moth — is at “outbreak population levels,” confirms Addison Kubik, outreach coordinator at Ballston Spa-based Capital Region PRISM — Partnership for Regional Invasive Species Management. Forester Rob Cole, of New York’s Department of Environmental Conservation, warned...

SNAPSHOT: Yana Yoga ribbon-cutting ceremony

A ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrates Samantha Lyman becoming the new owner of local business Yana Yoga, located at 100 Saratoga Village Blvd., Suite 26, in Malta. The Yana Yoga team and facilities are fully opened and ready to serve a growing list of clients and customers. More information is available online at (Photo provided by the Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce)

Four-Year Ninjaversary

MALTA — On Sunday, June 26 Saratoga Ninja Lab is celebrating their Four-Year Ninjaversary with free open gyms to the public at 10 a.m., Noon, and 2 p.m. Come get your ninja on!. Please bring sneakers and athletic clothes. Saratoga Ninja Lab is located at 9 Stonebreak Rd Suite...

Stacie Clark to keynote Thoroughbred Owner Conference

Stacie Clark, operations consultant for the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA), has been announced as the keynote speaker for OwnerView’s in-person Thoroughbred Owner Conference, which will be held at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, New York, on July 25-26, 2022. Clark has been with the TAA since its inception...