Top chefs compete for honors
The third annual Schroon Lake Chili Cook Off was a rousing success. The event raised more than $1,226 for local emergency services, reported Shelby Davis, who organized the cook off. That’s $500 more than a year ago.
Lake George Winter Carnival's last weekend for 2014 includes car races and plenty of family-friendly activities.
The book, “Baker Street Cemetery” by Jane G. Treffs is now on sale through the Schroon-North Hudson Historical Society.
MArts Madness March 1-16
A family square dance will be kick off the second annual MArts Madness, a celebration of Ticonderoga area arts. The dance will be held Saturday, March 1, at the Knights of Columbus, 103 Montcalm St., at 6 p.m.
The Hancock House will be closed for maintenance through late spring, but open by appointment.
The Ticonderoga office of Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company is accepting aluminum can tabs on behalf of Riley’s Wishes, a nonprofit organization that aids sick children.
Notes from the North Woods
Well, it was bound to happen sooner or later, and the timing couldn’t have been better.
KEENE — For one man, his attempt to scale all 46 High Peaks in 12 days starting Tuesday, Feb. 18, is a way to honor the memory of his son while raising money for a good cause.
People asked for their views of downtown Ti
What does downtown Ticonderoga need? The Ticonderoga Revitalization Alliance is asking residents, business leaders and elected officials that question with hopes of developing clear goals for the community’s future.
33 positions being cut in Ticonderoga
Inter-Lakes Health is eliminating 33 full-time positions. Chip Holmes, Inter-Lakes CEO, announced the personnel cuts Feb. 12.
SLA president expects increased boat traffic on Schroon Lake
Will new boating regulations on Lake George affect Schroon Lake? Mark Granger, president of the Schroon Lake Association, believes so.
Grab your skates or sled! ...Or compete in snowshoe softball or broomball. Try your hand at throwing a frying pan the farthest! A rousing success in its debut year, the second annual Brant Lake Winter Carnival has a strong lineup of activities and events appealing to all ages.
Living history event Feb. 15 and 16
Fort Ticonderoga will host a living history event highlighting the lives of Massachusetts provincial soldiers at Fort Ticonderoga in 1759. It will be held Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 15 and 16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Skeletons that aren't in the graves in Lake George where they were supposed to be — according to public pronouncements — will likely be returned later this year.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of a new interactive Adirondack recreation planning tool to promote tourism attractions in the Adirondack Region and spur economic development opportunities.
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