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Outhouse Races take over icy Lake George

 It may seem odd enough to some just walking out on the ice during Lake George’s Winter Carnival, but what about racing beautifully crafted outhouses?

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‘Valentine Hit Parade’ to benefit community

The “Valentine Hit Parade III,” a romantic musical concert and champagne reception to benefit the Adirondack Community Outreach Center (ACOC) will be held Saturday, Feb. 14, at the Tannery Pond Community Center, Main Street, at 7:30 p.m.

Cool days and cold nights | Notes from the North Woods

As I pen this week’s column on a cold Feb. 1 morning, there is a slight chill in the air. The thermometer reads -8 F, and a stiff wind is blowing in hard from the west. The sun is shining and the scene is idilic.

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‘Wild, Wild, West’ Winterfest activities slated

Indian Lake’s 30th annual Winterfest “Wild, Wild, West” will be taking place Thursday, February 13 to Sunday, Feb. 15, and once again activities are planned for the whole weekend.

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Adirondack Harvest to hold annual meeting Jan.29

A group that is devoted to promoting sustainable agriculture and healthy food for all is inviting the public to their annual meeting.

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Johnsburg Library shares new books, dvd’s and nooks

The Town of Johnsburg Library added two Nooks to their collection available to check out.

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Winter Raffle tickets announced

North Country Ministry has announced that tickets for its annual Winter Raffle are now on sale.

Tannery Pond Community Center to show Robert Walp exhibit

Relief prints and handmade books by Robert Walp and pen and ink drawings by Evan Chismark will be displayed from Saturday, Jan. 31, to Wednesday, Feb. 25.

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Theatre opens 48th season with Shakespeare

The Lake Theatre marks its 48th season in 2015 with its production of “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)”, a fast-paced, Readers Digest romp through all 37 of Shakespeare’s plays performed in the hilarious style of Monty Python.

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It’s a good life | Notes from the North Woods

After being asked to describe his 60-plus year career as an Adirondack guide, the late Tony Deepe of Lake George claimed simply, “It’s been a good life.”

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Warren Co. to explore extending rail service to Rensselaer

Northern Warren County may be hosting more tourists from New York City and elsewhere downstate if a proposed extension of the county railway to Rensselaer is determined to be feasible — and accomplished as envisioned.

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Author-Playwright Jessica Kane to instruct memoir-writing seminar

A writer known for her evocative, offbeat works — and her highly individual, witty depictions of humanity — is conducting a series of workshops beginning Jan. 24 in Glens Falls.

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Funiciello testifies in state Assembly on health care reform

Matt Funiciello, the Green Party candidate for New York's 21st Congressional District of — who shook up politics in the Capital Region and lower Adirondacks by winning a historically large portion of the vote — testified before the NY Assembly days after he was helping boost membership in his state's party and setting the course for the organization in Warren County.

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Daydreams, schemes and other such things | Notes from the North Woods

As I peer out the back porch window, there are thick frost flowers clouding my view.

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Slic Network expands to Long Lake

Slic Network Solutions, a locally-owned provider of High-Speed Internet, Phone, and Television services, is expanding into Long Lake.