Friends and Neighbors: Everyone has a story

Lucille and Alton Beideck, married for 75 years, stand in front of the Enterprise Thursday. 
(Enterprise photo — Glynis Hart)

Couple celebrates 75 years together

SARANAC LAKE — Alton and Lucille Beideck have been married for 75 years, but they’ve known each other much longer than that. “He was just a kid up the street,” Lucille said. “And I knew him in school. We lived in a small village where everybody knew everybody else.” In ...

Ian Orme, recently honored for his groundbreaking studies of tuberculosis, sits in the Blue Moon Cafe in Saranac Lake Wednesday.
(Enterprise photo — Glynis Hart)

TB bugs him: Microbe hunter retires to Onchiota

SARANAC LAKE — Ian Orme has spent a lifetime fighting tuberculosis, and now the professor recently named a “Pillar of Immunology” has moved to “the great metropolis of Onchiota,” as he put it, where his primary goal is to improve his golf game. At least, that’s his story. The ...