Jul 17, 2014 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) The Department of Environmental Conservation is giving the public an additional seven days to comment on the management plans for the Essex Chain Lakes and nearby snowmobile trail in the Adirondacks.
The plan for the Essex Chain Lakes near Newcomb proposes to allow mountain bikes on some woods roads, allow seasonal motorized access for big game hunting, construct parking areas and designate canoe carries. Go to full article
Jul 17, 2014 — HORICON, N.Y. (AP) Authorities have charged the parents of a 2-year-old girl with endangering the welfare of a child after a motorist found the toddler walking along an Adirondack road at night.
The Post-Star of Glens Falls reports that state police say a motorist spotted the girl around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday along Route 8 in the Warren County town of Horicon, 70 miles north of Albany. Go to full article
Jul 16, 2014 — PAUL SMITHS, N.Y. (AP) Ax throwing is encouraged in lumberjack class.
The annual Adirondack Woodsmen's School is being held this summer amid the tall pines and placid waters of Paul Smith's College in New York. Despite the course's name, there are no bushy beards and no flannel shirts. Go to full article
Lake Placid, NY, Jul 16, 2014 — Harpist Martha Gallagher has spent years on the road sharing her brand of harp music nationally and internationally. This year, she's staying closer to her home in Keene. ... Go to full article
Jul 14, 2014 — Poetry, music, art and cake were part of a celebration marking the centennial of the Old Forge Library yesterday. The library also threw a 100th birthday party for artist... Go to full article
Jul 14, 2014 — NEWCOMB, N.Y. (AP) Canoe campers seeking solace in New York's newest lake-studded Adirondack playground will encounter a few rules that run counter to the region's tradition... Go to full article
Jul 14, 2014 — "My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra" is a lively journey through the Sinatra song-book. It runs at the Depot Theatre overlooking Lake Champlain in Westport NY... Go to full article
Jul 11, 2014 — Seventy-nine-year-old Leonard Gereau asked his former neighbors at the once-vibrant mining town of Tahawus to dig through their attics. So they did. And they found hundreds... Go to full article