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Top 12 Cool and Unusual Hotels in Lake Placid 2022

This charming small town and a pristine large sprawling lake located in the Adirondack Mountains in northern New York is famous for its stunning beauty, for hosting the Winter Olympic Games twice and for being a hub for snow sports and other outdoor pursuits. Lake Placid offers a peaceful mountain...
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Local food access slow to reach full potential

Farmers markets gain ground in accepting SNAP payments, but participation rate remains low. Dan Rivera was a marketer by day, farmer by night before launching a full-time farm-based business around six years ago. Rivera runs Triple Green Jade Farm with his wife, Kimmy, and together they bake fresh bread with local flour they mill themselves.
SARANAC LAKE, NY
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Adirondack Artists Guild: Plein air painter Nancy Brossard to be featured in August

For the month of August, Nancy Brossard will be the featured artist at the Adirondack Artists Guild (AAG). Her exhibit hosts a variety of new oil paintings, all started in plein air (on location), and finished in her home studio. Many of the paintings in this show were painted during excursions with Sandra Hildreth, a fellow AAG artist and longtime friend.
SARANAC LAKE, NY
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Finger Lakes business helping Olympic history in Lake Placid

CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. — “Do you believe in miracles?” For one local winery owner, that answer is yes. Randy Agness is one of just two corporate sponsors fundraising to build a monument dedicated to the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team. “It’s going to have all the players on...
LAKE PLACID, NY
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15 Best Lake Placid Hiking Trails (Versatile & Scenic!)

The 46ers Club is a hiking club established to help preserve the Adirondack wilderness by encouraging hikers to summit all 46 High Peaks of the Adirondack Mountains. The history of the 46ers dates back to 1918, when Robert and George Marshall, and Herbert Clark climbed Whiteface Mountain, their first high peak.
LAKE PLACID, NY
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Long Lake: Heart of the Park Craft Fair scheduled for Aug. 7

Shoppers of all ages are welcome to browse a wide variety of American wares at this year’s Heart of the Park Craft Fair on Sunday, August 7 beginning at 10 a.m. at the Mt Sabattis Pavilion in Long Lake. The annual Heart of the Park Craft Fair, sponsored by...
LONG LAKE, NY
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We asked where you get your ice cream fix. Behold, NCPR's North Country Ice Cream Map!

Amy FeiereiselWe asked where you get your ice cream fix. Behold, NCPR's North Country Ice Cream Map!. Last week we asked NCPR listeners to share their favorite places to get ice cream and other sweet treats around the region. Lots of you responded, and the results are in! We got 47 total ice cream recommendations (and lots of repeats), from all over the North Country, from the Pied Piper in Old Forge to Mary’s Dairy in Lowville, The Scoop in Clayton to Harrigan’s Ice Cream in Morrisonville.
CANTON, NY
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Begin a Love for Birding With the “Adirondack Birding for All” Program

The Adirondack Land Trust is breaking down barriers to birding, one pair of binoculars at a time!. Are you interested in birdwatching but don’t know where to begin? Starting this summer, the Keene Valley Public Library and Saranac Lake Free Library are loaning backpacks stocked with binoculars and field guides to library-goers looking for an opportunity to try out birding.
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The Good Bite Kitchen moves from Main Street to Sentinel Road

LAKE PLACID — The Good Bite Kitchen recently moved from its former location at 2501 Main St., next to Little Blue House, where owner Kayte Billerman operated the business for 10 years. The Good Bite is now in the space formerly occupied by the Kreature Butcher Shop at 6115...
LAKE PLACID, NY
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ON THE SCENE: ‘Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds’

(Editor’s note: Get a box of tissues before you read this. It’s a tearjerker.) On Wednesday, July 27, with great sadness, I put my 17-year-old cat and companion Lucy to sleep. It was such a hard decision to make, but one made out of love. Lucy’s life began...
KEENE, NY
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Hope for a monarch miracle?

PAUL SMITHS — The choral flap of migratory monarch butterfly wings abounded at the Paul Smith’s College Visitor Interpretive Center on Thursday, July 28 — music to the ears after a recent announcement that the butterflies are now classified as an endangered species. The International Union for...
PAUL SMITHS, NY
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