FOOD & DRINK
Culinary Adventure in Lake Placid: 3 Delis You Can't Miss
In this article, we're exploring three exceptional delicatessens in Lake Placid. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
‘Heartwarming’ Christmas Movie Filming In ‘Cozy’ Upstate New York
A new holiday movie is set to start filming in a "cozy" Upstate New York hometown and you can be a part of it!. Candice Cain, the president of Gemelli Films took to Facebook to confirm filming of A Jar Full of Christmas in Lake Placid, New York. "Heartwarming" Christmas...
Lake Placid to be backdrop for new Christmas movie 'A Jar Full of Christmas'
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. — Lake Placid may be known around the world for its Olympic history, but next month, the village will be the site of a new Christmas film. Long Island-based production company Gemelli Films and Content Rocket are set to begin shooting "A Jar Full of Christmas" beginning on Monday, Dec. 4 in the Olympic Village.
elizabethtown, NY Residents: Your Future Dogs Best Friend Awaits!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of elizabethtown..
Lake Placid's Culinary Delights: 4 Traditional American Dishes to Explore
This piece will guide you through four quintessential American dishes that are a must-try in Lake Placid. Have you savored any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Grill and Thrill: Exploring 4 Unforgettable Barbeque Experiences in Lake Placid
This article presents a guide to four exceptional barbecue joints in Lake Placid. Have you had the chance to visit any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences! Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
What’s In A Name: Styles Brook of Keene
Recently, author and Keene resident Lorraine Duvall released her latest book, Where the Styles Brook Waters Flow: The Place I Call Home. Her book is a collection of stories which were told to her by her neighbors about life along the Styles Brook Valley, along with her own personal recollections. The waters of Styles Brook flow westward for about seven miles from The Glen, a hamlet tucked between the Jay and Hurricane Mountains, into the East Branch of the Ausable River. The brook is fed by smaller brooks and ponds on these mountains, such as O’Connell Brook, Madden Brook, and Merriam Swamp.
Gastronomic Delights: Lake Placid's Top 3 Modern American Cuisine Destinations
In this article, we explore three exemplary modern American cuisine restaurants in Lake Placid. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these locations yet? If yes, we invite you to share your experiences in the comments below!
Deer Camp Musings
ST. HUBERTS, N.Y. — It was what my grandfather used to call a “Bummelzug day.” A Bummelzug is a local train that stops at every station; and when you’re having that kind of day, there are a million things you have to do before you can get to what you want to do.
Share Your Story With the Adirondack Center for Writing’s Teen Writing Anthology!
Teens can share their unique voices, experiences, and identities with a community of writers and readers through the Adirondack Center for Writing’s Wild Words: Adirondack Teen Writing Anthology. Submissions are open for Wild Words, the Adirondack Teen Writing Anthology. This new, yearly print publication is designed to be a...
Hunter in the ADKS Has Extremely Rare Moose Encounter, Pic Goes Viral
According to wildlife experts, moose are considered the unicorns of the Adirondacks, for they are "awe-inspiring and highly sought after, but rarely seen." The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation estimates that there are anywhere from approximately 400-700 moose living in the Adirondacks. So it goes without saying that sightings are rare, but not impossible if you know where to look.
Staged holiday readings planned at local theatres
WESTPORT | Specially staged readings taking place at three different locations will heighten the spirits of the holidays: two, "Decked!" at the Heritage House and the Pendragon Theatre, the other, A Christmas Carol: A Radio Play at the Whallonsburg Grange. The Depot Theatre and the Westport Chamber of Commerce are...
Saranac River trail network keeps growing
When complete, greenway will run from Plattsburgh to Redford. If you Google “Saranac Trail,” forget it. Not even “Saranac River Trail” will get you past search results that include all the outdoor-adventure glam associated with the popular, touristy Saranac Lake and environs. You have to get...
Savoring Saranac Lake: A Journey through 3 Essential American Dishes
In this article, we're exploring three quintessential American cuisines in Saranac Lake. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? We'd love to hear your thoughts, so feel free to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Gabriels Sanatorium: A Legacy of Healing and Architecture in the Adirondacks
In the pristine wilderness of the Adirondacks, Gabriels Sanatorium emerges as a beacon of medical history and architectural elegance. Established in 1897 by the altruistic Sisters of Mercy, it became a sanctuary for those battling tuberculosis, transcending racial barriers in an era of segregation. Its creation, following the innovative work of Dr. Edward Livingston Trudeau, marked the Adirondacks as a therapeutic haven for the 'white plague.'
Artist Residencies bring theatre and visual arts to Saranac Lake
SARANAC LAKE | Three local benefactors of the arts — Pendragon Theatre, BluSeed Studios and the Village of Saranac Lake — have successfully applied for an Our Town grant, which will allow them to offer Artist in Residencies to three artists in 2024. Our Town is a project-based placemaking grant funded by the National Endowment for the Arts awarded to projects that strengthen communities through arts and culture.
“Luminance,” exhibit of paintings by Georgeanne Gaffney opens Dec. 1
Saranac Lake, NY- An exhibit of paintings by Georgeanne Gaffney will open on Friday, December 1 at the Adirondack Artists Guild. Her pieces span subject matter, size, and materials. Georgeanne chose the title “Luminance” to express the romantic and dreamy mood of her works, which range from a large 8-foot landscape on gilded panels to mini gilded waterlily and floral pieces the size of a business card…and everything in between.
Small Wonders: The Adirondack Squirrel Trio
Nestled within the landscape of the Adirondack Mountains, a lively trio of small mammals steal the spotlight. In the midst of the mountains, the enchanting dance of grey squirrels, red squirrels, and. chipmunks is not merely a wildlife spectacle but a therapeutic symphony for the soul. These charming creatures, belonging...
People & Locations Needed For Christmas Movie In Upstate New York
If you've ever dreamed of being in a movie, now may be your chance. A Hallmark-style Christmas movie is being filed in Upstate New York and the hunt is on for help to make it happen, in front of and behind the camera. Candice Cain of Gemelli Films is a...
So wrong it’s right
LAKE PLACID — At the final dress rehearsal for the North Country School’s fall play Wednesday, Nov. 15, a door fell off its hinges, actors forgot props backstage, a rogue spotlight continuously missed its mark and two actresses were knocked unconscious. It was all going according to plan.