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ON THE SCENE: Two artists fight for justice

April 27, 2017 The murder rate in Honduras is twice as high as anywhere else in the world, over 90 per hundred thousand people, most of whom are poor, many are children. more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Spending spring break in Vietnam

April 27, 2017 Allison Lenthall of Williamsburg, a graduate of William and Mary who had a successful public relations career here and abroad, is back at W&M’s Business School to earn an advanced degree in business... more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Keeping an eye on the bleeding hearts

April 27, 2017 What’s the weather supposed to do today? Are we getting frost tonight? I’ve just been reading about the bleeding heart (dicentra spectabilis) plant in my handy reference book “The Exuberant Garden,... more »»

OUR ANIMALS, OURSELVES: U.S. must work harder to prevent animal cruelty

April 27, 2017 By ANNOEL KRIDER Mahatma Gandhi said, “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treate. more »»

OLYMPIC PHOTO OF THE MONTH: 40 years and counting

April 20, 2017 LAKE PLACID — April 21, 1977 marks the 40th anniversary of when construction began for the Olympic Ice Center. more »»

ON THE SCENE: My Easter at the farm, church and the old dump

April 20, 2017 Easter weekend started for me by visiting my nephew Riker and niece Abi who live in West Pawlet, Vermont, a farming hamlet that makes Keene Valley feel large in comparison. more »»

ROTARY CLUB NEWS: Rotary helps with funds for unbudgeted school needs

April 20, 2017 The Rotary Club of Lake Placid will donate a substantial portion of the proceeds from its May 9 Trivia Night fundraiser to the Educational Opportunity Fund to support the very important work of this... more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Wildlife abounds on California trip

April 20, 2017 I have come to California, leaving behind the town of Keene in the great Adirondack Park, with its boreal owl that may or may not still be dive bombing rodents on the Lacy Road before heading farthe... more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Holocaust history and memory

April 20, 2017 Jeremy Black is an internationally recognized historiographer, a professor of history at the University of Exeter, United Kingdom, and the author of more than 100 books on military history,... more »»

ON THE SCENE: KCS international students cook up a storm

April 13, 2017 Schools around the region have sought and welcomed international students for needed revenue, and, in many respects, have benefited far greater from the energy and diversity of cultural experiences... more »»

LAKE PLACID LIBRARY NEWS: Library loves volunteers

April 13, 2017 The figure isn’t in yet for the number of hours or people helped by the AARP tax brigade this year, but it’s sure to be high. more »»

GARDEN CLUB NEWS: Club getting ready for growing season

April 13, 2017 Although it may not look like it, spring activity is happening under all the snow and dirt in our gardens. The Garden Club of Lake Placid welcomes you to the 2017 season of gardenin. more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Churchill on the Riviera

April 13, 2017 You toss a pebble into a pond and you never know how far the ripples will spread. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Here’s to eggs and chocolate

April 13, 2017 I can see a robin and a crocus in my yard. Some kind of partially frozen precipitation, about the consistency of a Slurpee, is falling on them both. more »»

ADIRONDACK BALL OF WAX: ‘Miracle on Ice’ still an inspiration

April 6, 2017 For fans, the most emotional moment of the 2017 Miracle on Ice Fantasy Camp in Lake Placid came at the beginning of the third period during the gold-medal game on Wednesday, March 29. more »»

IT'S OUR HISTORY: Lake Placid News headlines from 100 years ago

April 6, 2017 Here are some headlines from the Lake Placid News a century ago this month. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Locals fighting for clean water

April 6, 2017 How important is clean water to you? Are you concerned about the quality of the water in Mirror Lake, Lake Champlain and the Great Lakes? Are you bothered that as a consequence of mercury present... more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Negotiating with nuclear North Korea

April 6, 2017 Robert Litwak is vice president at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and director of international security studies. He is a world-renowned expert on totalitarian regimes. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: These birds are promiscuous

April 6, 2017 Now that spring has come to the Adirondacks —or what we call spring here—you have probably seen and heard the flocks of red-winged blackbirds and their cousins, the brown-headed cowbirds, that are... more »»

ON THE SCENE: Artists revisit nature at new LPCA gallery exhibit

March 30, 2017 Four artists were invited to reconstruct our environment. The result is the exhibition “Imagined Landscapes” that opened Friday, March 24 at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts. more »»

 
 

 

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