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Adirondack Medical Center records April births

SARANAC LAKE — The Adirondack Medical Center recorded the following births during the month of April: Rolley: A daughter, Emelia Grace, born April 4 at 4:46 p.m., weighing 5 pounds, 15 ounces to Leanna Thompson and Brandon Rolley of Saranac Lake. Hayward: A son, Finn Michael, born ...

David Pittman (Photo provided by the Hotel Saranac)

Local man, Paul Smith’s alum named executive chef of Hotel Saranac

SARANAC LAKE — David Pittman, who grew up in nearby Lake Clear, will be the first executive chef when the historic Hotel Saranac reopens this summer. Pittman went to Saranac Lake High School and worked at Hotel Saranac while attending Paul Smith’s College. A 2008 PSC graduate, he was a ...

St. Joseph’s Addiction Treatment & Recovery Centers
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St. Joseph’s receives 6th Best Companies Recognition

St. Joseph’s Addiction Treatment & Recovery Centers, based in Saranac Lake, has received recognition from the Society for Human Resources Management as one of the Best Companies to Work for in New York State for 2017. The Society for Human Resources Management, the world’s largest ...

Pictured, from left, are Joanne Wise, marketing and community relations manager of Renzi Foodservice; Mary Gallagher, operations and service coordinator at ROOST; and Michelle Crowley of the Saranac Lake Food Pantry.
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Renzi FoodService gives back to local food pantries

LAKE PLACID — In its third year, the Renzi Food Show on April 4 brought over 1,000 visitors to Lake Placid and a commitment to local communities and the environment. Held at the Conference Center at Lake Placid, the show not only helped spur the local economy by generating overnight ...

Lake Placid Middle-High School 3rd quarter honor roll

12th grade High honors Armstrong, Gabriella Ashley, Elisabeth Cecunjanin, Merita Chris, Ashley Damp, Evan Favata, Isaac Hebert, Aimee Kroes, Bjorn Lysek, Nicholas McGrew, Grace McGrew, Henry Mihill, III, David Moore, Sean O'Leary, Victoria Quilla, ...

Saranac Lake High School honor roll

9th grade Honor Roll (85-89) Eliza Barney, Molly Bell, Olivia Bell, Corbyn Burch, Kaitlyn Burdt, Hailey Cornell, Tyler DeAngelis, Austin Familo, Sarah Foley, Adam Hermanson, Gary Hickok, Emily Muncil, Dylan Murnane, Brennan Nobles, Meagan O'Brien, Alexis Ottley, Emma Peer, Iyleeh Rose, ...

March births announced at Adirondack Medical Center

SARANAC LAKE — The Adirondack Medical Center recorded the following births during the month of March: Ehlert: A son, Remy William, born February 7 at 8:58 am, weighing 6 pounds, 13 ounces to Haley Kilburn and Brendan Ehlert of Lake Placid. DeGrace: A daughter, Tessa Rae, born March 9 ...

Northwood student earns Belack/Astle Memorial Award

LAKE PLACID — Northwood School student and skier Matthieu Cote, of Plattsburgh, has been awarded the Berlack/Astle Memorial Fast Skier Award. Cote has been racing for only three years. Impressive considering Matthieu won the New York State championships in alpine combined, tied for first ...

Pictured from left are Ken Wilson, Patricia Keough-Wilson and Katie Poland.
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First Mildred R. Keough International Word Weavers Scholarship awarded

A scholarship honoring long time Saranac Lake resident, Mildred R. Keough, who passed away in 2008, was awarded in late February to Katie Poland, Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The scholarship instituted this year will be granted annually to assist a young writer to attend the annual Florida Christian ...

Rotarian Jordanna Mallach reads to elementary students.
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Rotarians read, deliver books to students

Saranac Lake Rotarians reading to Petrova Elementary students and delivering books to St. Bernard’s and Bloomingdale schools during Read Across America month. Every year in March the Saranac Lake Rotary Club puts a book in the hands of each child in Saranac Lake schools. This past ...

Tawnia Provost
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Enterprise, Lake Placid News hire new circulation manager

SARANAC LAKE — A new person is now in charge of getting the Adirondack Daily Enterprise and Lake Placid News into the hands of readers. Twenty-two-year-old Tawnia (pronounced “TAHN-ya”) Provost officially started work Thursday as the newspapers’ new circulation sales manager. She ...

Woman among students who spent spring break in Ecuador

SPRING VALLEY, Ohio — As part of an Alternative Spring Break Program, 13 students and 1 university representative from Northeastern University in Boston spent six days in Ecuador participating in a group service project organized for them by The Tandana Foundation. The students spent their ...

James Larkin receives NY Planning Federation Award

James Larkin is one of two recipients of the John O. Cross Award, which was presented by the New York Planning Federation at its annual conference in Saratoga Springs. Larkin is the former chairman of the town of Tupper Lake planning board. The John O. Cross Award is named in honor of ...

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Ad’k Premier Properties welcomes Huwiler as new agent

Adirondack Premier Properties has announced the addition of a new agent to its office. Broker/Owner Margie Philo welcomes Macie Huwiler as a New York State Real Estate Agent at Adirondack Premier Properties. After more than 30 years living in Chicago, Huwiler said she is thrilled to ...

Student Riley Gillis, with help from Austin Burnett and Trevor Miner, constructed Buddy Benches for the playground at L.P. Quinn Elementary School in Tupper Lake. The benches were painted by Kim Smith and Andrew Cameron with help from Maddie Kentile. The finish and weather coating was put on by Austin Burnett, Brad Rust and Scott Stuart. The benches were requested by councelor Kristin Skiff.
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Buddy benches made in Tupper

Student Riley Gillis, with help from Austin Burnett and Trevor Miner, constructed Buddy Benches for the playground at L.P. Quinn Elementary School in Tupper Lake. The benches were painted by Kim Smith and Andrew Cameron with help from Maddie Kentile. The finish and weather coating was put on ...

Saranac Lake Middle School 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

Grade 6 Samuel Ash, Logan Baker, Austin Barry, Ian Barry, Audrey Bartlett, Luke Blaum, Kyla Callaghan, Harrison Carlisto, Elvis Cirikovic, Jillian Clark, Layne Colgan, Vella Cook, Kaden Darrah, Hunter Davis, Cole Dawson, Annelise Dramm, Jacob Duryea, Mitchell Ellsworth, Russell Farrell, ...