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The Inseide Dope (local color), by Bob Seidenstein

Setting the bar … and eating it too

November 14, 2014 If I had to score this Veterans Day like a sport’s score, I was one for two. On the loss side, there was the Elks Club’s Veterans’ Dinner. I missed it. more »»

You Know What ...? (local history), by Howard Riley

Another SLPD Pulitzer Prize winner

November 15, 2014 Maybe I shouldn’t say this every time I publish a column from the ancient tombs of the Saranac Lake Police Department…but when I spend years and years…while at least days and days… in research... more »»

Adirondack Gadabout (outdoors), by Joe Hackett

Adk Biz Today, by Ernest Hohmeyer

Safety on the Roads, by Dave Werner

North Country Kitchen, by Yvona Fast

Cranberry sauce

November 20, 2014 “It has been an unchallengeable American doctrine that cranberry sauce, a pink goo with overtones of sugared tomatoes, is a delectable necessity of the Thanksgiving board and that turkey is uneatabl... more »»

Read in the Blue Line

The Scientific Mind, by Jeremie Fish

View from the Porch, by Paul Willcott

Onward through the Fog, by Melinda Walton

Here. Now.

November 20, 2014 Late September Running errands over in Lake Placid early one morning, I decided to grab a coffee. I found a parking spot nearby, and fished a quarter out of my purse for the mete. more »»

Field and Forest, by Richard Gast

Eye on Invasives, by Hilary Smith

The Wilderness Above (astronomy), by Aileen O'Donoghue

Constellations come out tonight

April 29, 2014 After having brightened the sky through our long winter nights, the lovely constellations of Taurus with the Pleaides, Orion with his jeweled belt, Canis Major with dazzling bright Sirius, Canis... more »»

Saranac Lake Free Library Notes

Peter Crowley

Intent on Fort Kent, by Mike Lynch

Chris Knight

Ask a Master Gardener

Down in the dirt

August 29, 2013 I have a confession to make: I like weeding. In the late afternoon cool of a summer day, I’ll grab my iPod and saunter out to the garden with my favorite crescent-shaped hoe. more »»

Actively Adirondack, by Randy Lewis

To make the time pass ...

March 11, 2014 Outside the blue jays gather once again in the morning light. Daylight Savings Time has been returned, and our surrounding wildlife knows nothing about our trick of stealing time to play. more »»

Brighton Buzz, by Dora Mose

Chris Morris

King James, sports and priorities

March 5, 2013 Professional and amateur sports in this country face a lot of pressing, messy issues these days. LeBron James having fun is not one of them. more »»

From Russia With ... (a teen's impressions of semester abroad), by Elsa Evans-Kummer


November 24, 2012 I find myself writing this last article while looking into the empty bottoms of suitcases waiting to be fille. more »»

Health Matters, by Dr. Josh Schwartzberg

Health Matters: Errors in patient care

March 28, 2009 The American healthcare system is regarded as the most sophisticated in the world, yet medical errors have been estimated to cause 44,000 to 98,000 deaths in U.S. hospitals each year. more »»

In the 'Tube, by Geoff Hayward

Independent Living, by Lauren LeFebvre

Jessica Collier

Government transparency is getting better

February 28, 2012 It’s great to see that many local governments are working on complying with a new section of Open Meetings Law that requires them to post online documents that are going to be discussed at meetin. more »»

North Country Caring, by Daniel Klebes Jr.

Oh, Deer! by George J. Bryjak

Confronting deer control

December 21, 2010 OH, DEER! A series about deer population, Part 3 of 3 --- There are only two options for slowing or reversing the growth of deer populations: decreasing the birth rate or increasing the death rate. more »»

Outskirts, by Deborah Donaldson

Shots, Dr. Marvin Ackerman

A hard day’s night

April 25, 2009 It is estimated that the annual sales of pills for sexual difficulty in men, known as erectile dysfunction (E.D.), amounts to about $3 billion per year. In the U.S. 25 million men are affect. more »»



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