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October 2, 2014 Along Main Street in Lake Placid and Route 86 in Wilmington is a series of banners featuring self-portraits of children of these two communities. more »»

IT'S OUR HISTORY: The freight house

October 2, 2014 Located behind the historic train station, home of the History Museum on Station Street, stands a nondescript, simple, four-sided structure with four sliding doors, some windows and a roof. more »»

BLUE BOMBER VOICES: Middle/high school to host anti-bullying event

October 2, 2014 On Friday, Oct. 3, the Lake Placid Central School will be hosting Rachel’s Challenge to kick off its anti-bullying initiative. October is anti-bullying month. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Here’s maple syrup in your eye, Biff

October 2, 2014 "I kissed goodbye the howling beast on the borderline which separated you from me." (Bob Dylan, from “Idiot Wind”) Some people have no boundaries. more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Search for solutions

October 2, 2014 It’s noteworthy that during its 25 years of existence, the Reves Center for International Studies at the College of William & Mary has often played an important role in search for solutions to... more »»

BLUE BOMBER VOICES: Social/emotional development and learning

September 25, 2014 The New York State Education Department says that social and emotional development and learning “has an important role to play in making school safe and maintaining a caring school climate;... more »»

ON THE SCENE: Olympic bears were out

September 25, 2014 The rain didn’t happen, but the smiles and fun di. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: ‘I’d know those slippers anywhere’

September 25, 2014 The leaves are already turning. Fall foliage color usually peaks during the first week in October, but I predict peak leaf will be early this year. more »»

WORLD FOCUS: The Great Camps

September 25, 2014 Although Colonial Williamsburg played a crucial role in American history, without the restoration and preservation of the Historic Area, it may have remained a footnote to history. more »»

NORTH COUNTRY KITCHEN: Tzimmes: Special treat for a sweet Rosh Hashanah

September 25, 2014 The Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah, began on Wednesday and ends Friday. According to our calendar it is the year 2014, but according to the Hebrew calendar it’s the beginning of the year 5775. more »»

LIFETALK: Permanent weight loss: Fact or fiction?

September 25, 2014 In spite of the billions of dollars per year spent on weight loss aids and remedies, the whole world is getting fatter. more »»

OLYMPIC HISTORY: Food of champions

September 18, 2014 On the eve of Eric Heiden’s final speedskating race at the Lake Placid Olympic Winter Games in 1980, it is rumored that he attended the “Miracle on Ice” game, and due to the excitement of their... more »»

ON THE SCENE: Lake Placid Film Forum returns to its roots

September 18, 2014 The Adirondack Film Society’s signature event, the Lake Placid Film Forum, came out of a screening of “The Sweet Hereafter,” a film nominated for two Oscars, based on the novel of the same name... more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Aw, rats! No, really.

September 18, 2014 O rose thou art sick The invisible worm That flies in the night in the howling storm Has found thy bed Of crimson joy: And his dark secret love Doth thy life destroy. more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Quest to end hunger

September 18, 2014 Tony Patrick Hall, former U.S. more »»

GARDEN CLUB NEWS: Fall gardening

September 11, 2014 Tip of the month: Rose hips are NOT an anatomical part. “Fall is a perfect time to harvest rose hips, the fruit of a rose bush. more »»

WORLD FOCUS: Change of guards

September 11, 2014 On Oct. 6. more »»

BLUEGRASS MOMENTS: Bluegrass event another music milestone

September 11, 2014 When I last wrote about bluegrass music in July, I said, “I’d love to see a bluegrass festival in Lake Placid. more »»

MARTHA SEZ: Planning for the Flower Fairy

September 11, 2014 I am typing these words by the light of the moon, which is shining through the window and illuming the keyboard. The words illume, illumine and illuminate all mean the same thing. more »»

ON THE SCENE: Thinking about wolves

September 11, 2014 What’s the difference between a wolf, one of nature’s finest killing machines, and a “wolf” of Wall Street? When a wolf kills, say and elk or a deer, it eats of what it needs, which for a female... more »»



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