Controversy surrounding the pending sale of Westmount Nursing home — and its costly cogeneration contract now under investigation — prompt county leaders to postpone moving forward on the deal.
A generation of fighters are aging out of the profession and there’s no one waiting in the wings to replace them.
Those wanting to learn more about the new boat washing program on Lake George can visit a new website created through the Lake George Park Commission.
Thank you for shining the spotlight on the Affordable Care Act in your recent Veiwpoint column (Not so affordable health care, March 1).
Politicians have a knack for skirting issues which might cost them votes at the ballot box, or worse, campaign dollars on the road to election.
I was driving past the farm in Chazy thinking about a friend who passed away.
In a recent column detailing the history of Adirondack guides, I included a quote taken from an 1880’s era tourist guidebook.
One of the two Republicans seeking her party’s nomination in the race to replace outgoing Congressman Bill Owens (D-Plattsburgh), Elise Stefanik sees herself as the small business candidate.
A recent survey by the website CareerCast.com came up with a list of the 10 most desirable careers and rounded out the report with the 10 worst careers.
“When Men and Mountains Meet: Stories of Hope and Despair in the Adirondack Wilderness after the American Revolution,” by Glenn L. Pearsall of Johnsburg has been nominated for a national book award.
The Essex County Democratic Committee is seeking Registered Essex County Democrats
In a meetup with area leaders, U.S. Sen. Gillibrand is asked to help lure a new hockey team to Glens Falls, to commit more federal funds toward local infrastructure repair and expansion, and to assist Glens Falls Hospital with its financial shortfalls. Gillibrand, in turn, talked of new funding sources for small businesses and revealed she saw her first rock concert at the Glens Falls Civic Center.
Question of the Month
Some folks start their day by watching “Good Morning America” or one of the other talk/news shows.
Jay Witham, gospel singer, is now cancer free and will be able to sing and preach again.
This is another in the series of Road Trip articles, bringing you the conservation message.
As part of its first annual members’ show, entitled “Color and Texture in the North Country”, The Adirondack Pastel Society held an artists’ reception and award ceremony Saturday evening, April 12, at the Widlund Gallery in the Tannery Pond Community Center, downtown North Creek.
Curtis Lumber will host their fifth annual pet adoption day Saturday, June 14, across select retail stores located throughout New York and Vermont.
The Living History Committee of Johnsburg Historical Society recently sat down with Bill Bibby to interview and videotape one of the town’s most colorful characters.
We would like to take this opportunity to send a huge thank you to everyone in the North Country who supported The United Way of the Adirondack Region 2014 Fundraising Campaign.