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ON THE SCENE: For the love of flying

February 21, 2014 Will Rhoads, the winner of the Art Devlin Cup, loves the sensation of flying through the air. more »»

OLYMPIC HISTORY: History of the Olympic flame

February 21, 2014 With all the anticipation and excitement of the torch relay leading up to the Olympics and the lighting of the cauldron, it is hard to believe that the Winter Games in Sochi will soon be coming to a... more »»

WORLD FOCUS: William & Mary’s DNA

February 21, 2014 The College of William & Mary has commemorated recently the 321st anniversary of the granting of the Royal Charter. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: ‘Downton’ phrase stuck in my craw

February 21, 2014 It happened again. more »»

ON THE SCENE: 71 celebrations young and going strong

February 14, 2014 The Shea family has sent three athletes from three different generations to the Olympics, and two of them winning gold. more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Only in Lake Placid, Williamsburg

February 14, 2014 Apparently, Historic Colonial Williamsburg and Lake Placid, the site of two Olympic Winter Games and a resort town that attracts visitors from around the world, are places where serendipity,... more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Karma, Hitler and scapegoats

February 14, 2014 These heartfelt words were spoken by a little boy named Alexander, as quoted on Facebook by his mother: “I hope Karma doesn’t come!” Alexander had just lost a tooth and was looking back regretfully... more »»

NORTH COUNTRY KITCHEN: Here’s a meal fit for Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2014 “The world today is hungry not only for bread but hungry for love; hungry to be wanted, to be loved.” ?— Mother Teresa Valentine’s Day — the romantic holiday for lovers — will be here soon. more »»

ADIRONDACK GADABOUT: Skiing, skating conditions improving

February 8, 2014 As the region sinks deeper into another winter season, the local weather patterns have been excellent for making ice, but rather spotty when it comes to providing for snow. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Wine tasting benefits horse rescue

February 6, 2014 The average 1,000-pound horse eats a quarter to a half a bale of hay a day. more »»

IT'S OUR HISTORY: The off season in Lake Placid

February 6, 2014 Two years ago, the Lake Placid-North Elba Historical Society installed a new exhibit titled “ICE” and exhibited photographs and documents explaining the impact ice has had on our region through the... more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Beyond duty

February 6, 2014 While reading Robert M. Gates’ new book, “Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War,” I wasn’t surprised at all by his forthright and revealing account of his four-and-a-half years as defense secretar. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Cheer up with a pagan holiday

February 6, 2014 My mother hated February. Had she lived somewhere in the South, I’m sure she would have felt differently, but February in Michigan depressed her. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Helping Hospice with music

January 30, 2014 Kathy Kernan of her and her husband Milton Dudley’s experience during a Friday, Jan. more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Sochi controversy

January 30, 2014 The U. S. Department of State recently issued an official travel alert to Americans who plan to attend the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Cellphones, ‘It’ and Gov. Cuomo

January 30, 2014 If you want to ask me something, come where I am. Don’t yell from one end of the house to the othe. more »»

NORTH COUNTRY KITCHEN: Hot beverages to warm you up

January 30, 2014 Carnival time is here again. We’ve survived another Polar Vortex. Snowflakes dance outside and there are many fun-filled outdoor events. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Olympic memories shared at memorabilia show

January 23, 2014 Denise Bujold’s most memorable 1980 Olympic moment was being stuck on Mill Hill in a bus. “I said to the driver, ‘We have to get to the opening ceremony! We have a lot of important people here. more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Space missions, life in isolation

January 23, 2014 The Discovery Channel, in a news release, urged viewers to realize that although space travel looks easy on TV and in movies, in reality it causes both short-term and long-term problems for a... more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Goodbye snake, hello horse

January 23, 2014 It is now time to prepare for the year of the horse, which begins, according to the Chinese zodiac, on Jan. 31, 2014. more »»

 
 

 

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