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Adirondack Medical Center announces July births

SARANAC LAKE — The Adirondack Medical Center recorded the following births during the month of July: Domazet: A daughter, Alijana, born July 8 at 7:09 p.m., weighing 6 pounds, 10 ounces to Alma and Amir Domazet of Lake Placid. Schmidt: A daughter, Amelia Christine, born July 14 at ...

N.Y. National Guard promotes soldiers

LATHAM — Major General Anthony P. German, the adjutant general for the state of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership: ≤Jamie Bigelow from Saranac Lake, and ...

Huttlinger named as vice president of CPA board

NEW YORK — John B. Huttlinger Jr., CPA and owner of Adirondack Audit Company Inc., has been chosen to serve as vice president on the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants’ Board. His one-year term began June 1. Huttlinger is currently a member of the Society’s ...

Saranac Lake High School 4th quarter honor roll

9th Grade Honor Roll (85-89) Patrick Alberga, Sydney Andronica, Eliza Barney, Molly Bell, Olivia Bell, Sawyer Casson, Zachary Churco, Almin Cirikovic, Austin Comiskey, Hailey Cornell, Tyler DeAngelis, Sarah Foley, Katelyn Gay, Hailey Hathaway, Adam Hermanson, Gary Hickok, Emma Kielmeier, ...

Tupper Lake Middle-High School 4th quarter honor roll

Grade 7 Highest Honor Roll 95-100 Libby Gillis Ruby LaDue Marissa Moeller Emma Robillard James Savage Nolan Savage Nathan Sorensen ​High Honor Roll 90-94.99​​ Hailey Bissonette Alexis Callaghan Bailey Charron Rayce Clark Camille Cuttaia Aiden ...

Host family sought for 16-year-old exchange student

SARANAC LAKE — This August, an international high school exchange student will be arriving in Saranac Lake on the Council on International Educational Exchange’s High School Exchange program. Victor, from Brazil, will be staying with the White family and is most excited to “organize ...

From left, Dick Branch of Sturdy Supply in Saranac Lake, stands with Mike Kinville, who won a chainsaw that the local business raffled off to support the Red Wilcox Memorial Scholarship Fund. Craig Wilcox, Red’s son, stands at right.
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Red Wilcox Scholarship winners announced

SARANAC LAKE — Liam McCloskey and Makayla Schmidt have been selected as recipients of this year’s Red Wilcox Memorial Scholarship Fund. McCloskey and Schmidt, who graduated last month with the Saranac Lake High School Class of 2017, were each awarded $500 from the fund. The fund is ...

Law office hires Hann

TUPPER LAKE — Fischer, Bessette, Muldowney & McArdle, LLP recently announced that attorney Molly Shubert Hann, Esq. has joined the firm as an associate attorney. Hann is based at FBMM’s Tupper Lake office, and will represent clients in real estate transactions, worker’s ...

AMC records births for the month of June

SARANAC LAKE — The Adirondack Medical Center recorded the following births for the month of June: Muldowney: A daughter, Talia Rose, born June 1 at 8:12 a.m., weighing 8 pounds, 4 ounces to Temnit and Johnny Muldowney of Saranac Lake. Wojewodzic: A daughter, Lily Anita, born June 1 ...

Local students named to honor’s lists, earn degrees

Paul Smith’s College announces dean’s list PAUL SMITHS — The following students were named to the dean;s list at Paul Smith’s College during the spring 2017 semester. Kenneth Alton of Saranac Lake. Alton was also named an Adirondack Scholar, having achieved a cumulative average of at ...

Mercy Care Board of Directors presented Volunteers with the “Doors of Mercy,” a photo collage project developed by elders and volunteers depicting elders opening their doors to their Mercy Care Friends. 
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Mercy Care celebrates 10th anniversary by giving out awards

LAKE PLACID — The Board of Directors of Mercy Care for the Adirondacks hosted a thank-you event on June 29 to mark the establishment of the Sisters of Mercy’s renewed mission in the Adirondacks 10 years ago to enhance the fullness of life of elders living in their community. At the ...

Pictured at back, from left, are Mark Simkins, Wayne Newman, Sue Patterson, Bob White, Bill Sweeney, Craig Stevens and Roger Neill. In front, from left, are Brenda Reeve, Karen Wolff, Peggy Wiltberger and Dr. Patty Monroe. Missing from the photo are Cathy Kraft, Dick Kibben, Suzanne Snizek, Roseanne Brogan, Sue Seacord, Jamie Whidden, Rich Loebe and Dr. George Cook.
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SLVHA elects new officers

SARANAC LAKE — The Saranac Lake Voluntary Health Association has some newly elected officers: President Karen Wolff, Vice President Wayne Newman, Secretary Sue Patterson and Treasurer Craig Stevens. The SLVHA held its semi-annual meeting in May to elect new officers and discuss its ...