Lifestyle & Entertainment


SCA looking for veterans for upcoming exhibit

The Strand Center for the Arts is curating an exhibition to bring awareness of local veterans and their families.

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Nardozzi to speak at the Garden Club

Charlie Nardozzi is a nationally recognized garden writer, speaker and radio and television personality.

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The benefits of a truly wild life! | Notes from the North Woods

Research continues to confirm what most of us already knew as kids, that outdoor recreation provides a variety of important benefits that go well beyond the obvious fun and games.

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Strand Theatre almost restored to its former glory

The Strand Center for the Arts is on its last phase of the Strand Theatre restoration project.

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Freshman Sullivan claims Mid-Season Championship Win

Rookie is 9th Modified winner in 10 races; Gordon tops Renegades; Mini-Mods provide excitement

Airborne Park Speedway’s incredible record of parity continued on Saturday, July 25 as Danny Sullivan became the ninth different main event winner in 10 races by taking down the Parker Chevrolet Mid-Season Championships presented by Island Excavating and Morrisonville Septic.

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City of Plattsburgh unveils new bioretention pond

The City of Plattsburgh unveiled the Stormwater Bioretention Basin at the U.S. Oval Monday, July 27 at 11 a.m.

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'Warriors' take on Big Tupper mud

148 racers tackle mountain obstacle race

The fourth annual Tupperpalooza Warrior Run took place July 18, with 148 racers climbing, crawling and wading their way through a 3.5+ mile course at Big Tupper.

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Get back to nature and be happy! | Notes from the North Woods

In recent days, I’ve spent a fair share of time in the woods and on the mountains.

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Adirondack Regional Theatre marching through the North Country

The Adirondack Regional Theatre presents ““Music Man Junior”” throughout the North Country Thursday, July 23 at the Samuel De Champlain Stage in Rouses Point next to the Rouses Point Civic Center at 6 p.m., the Peru Community Church’s Fellowship Hall, Friday July 24 at 6 p.m., at Amazing Grace Vineyard and Winery 9839 U.S. 9, Chazy, Saturday, July 25 at 6 p.m.

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‘Wild Adriatic’ headlines Brews & Bands fest Sunday in Lake George

Come to Lake George Sunday afternoon for a free rock concert and see why the acclaimed rock group Wild Adriatic is now building a national fan base, and also check out guitarist Mike LaPointe and hear his renditions of the power rock anthems of the 1970s.

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Kent-Delord House Museum launches campaign for new roof

The Buy-A-Shingle Campaign launched this month as a way to put money into the Kent-Delord House Museum’s roof replacement fund.

Hall of Fame fiddler Gretchen Koehler to play in Saranac

Gretchen Koehler, honored in 2012 with membership in the New York State Fiddlers Hall of Fame, will perform with one of her favorite music partners, pianist Daniel Kelly, on Sunday, July 19 at 4 p.m. at the historic United Methodist Church on Route 3.

The Foundation of CVPH awards $10,000 in scholarships

The Foundation of Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital awarded $10,000 in scholarships to graduating high school students in Clinton and Essex counties.

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Local food and connections highlight the St. Regis Café

Locally available food shapes menu at Paul Smith's College

The St. Regis Café, a student- and faculty-run restaurant at Paul Smith's College, works with area farmers to shape a week-to-week, sustainable menu.

Community Action Angels thank foundations

The JCEO Community Action Angels take great pride in recognizing the following foundations for their generous support of the BackPack Program.