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February births at Adirondack Medical Center

SARANAC LAKE — The Adirondack Medical Center recorded the following births at the hospital during the month of February 2019: North: A son, Jackson Lee, born February 2 at 2:31 p.m., weighing 7 pounds, 14 ounces to Paige Phillips and John North of Tupper Lake. Bard: A daughter, ...

Library System Board appoints trustee

The Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System has announced the appointment of Linda Crosby of Malone to their Board of Trustees. Crosby is representing Franklin County. Crosby is retired after a teaching career that spanned 31 years. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Studio Art from ...

Whitmore named Eagle Scout

TUPPER LAKE — Matthew Whitmore of Boy Scout Troop 23 in Tupper Lake received the highest rank in Boy Scouts of America at his Eagle Court of Honor ceremony held at the Wild Center in Tupper Lake. Whitmore completed 21 merit badges required to advance to the Eagle rank. He earned ...

Student News

Local students named to St. Lawrence University dean’s list CANTON — The following students have been selected for inclusion on the Dean's List for academic achievement during the Fall 2018 semester at St. Lawrence University. -Lucy S. Hochschartner of Lake Placid. Hochschartner is ...

Keene Valley Library receives grants to implement Digital Stories Project

KEENE VALLEY — The Keene Valley Library Association is pleased to announce it has received three grants to implement Adirondack Community: Capturing, Retaining, and Communicating the Stories of Who We Are. This multi-year local history project collects and organizes audio stories and ...

Berkshire Hathaway adds Huntington as Real Estate sales agent

Berkshire Hathaway Adirondack Premier Properties has announced the addition of Lorinda Huntington as a new Licensed Real Estate Sales Agent to its office, Broker/Owner Margie Philo said recently. Huntington spent most of her life in the Adirondacks and has a great appreciation for all that ...

Engel & Volkers announces Herzog as marketing coordinator

LAKE PLACID — Engel & Volkers Lake Placid recently announced that Toni Herzog has joined its growing property shop as marketing coordinator. “Toni is a pure delight and we are very fortunate to have her join our talented team of professionals. Her diverse experience will bring a ...

Community Bank presents $10,000 to Wilderness Health Care Foundation

STAR LAKE — Community Bank N.A. recently presented Wilderness Health Care Foundation with a $10,000 donation to support renovations at Clifton-Fine Hospital. Specifically, it will help fund the renovations of the second-floor therapy tub and shower room for long-term care residents to ...

Hannaford donates $50,000 to Feeding America food bank partners

Hannaford Supermarkets recently announced a $50,000 donation to its Feeding America food bank partners throughout New England and New York. The donation will be used to meet an increased need in communities due to the impact of the partial federal government shutdown. Hannaford stores in ...

Lake Placid Middle-High School 2nd quarter honor roll

LAKE PLACID — The following students were named to the second quarter honor roll at the Lake Placid Middle-High School: Grade 6 High Honors Beaney, Brooke Brady, Brian Brewer, Ashley Briggs, Aiden Carlson, Alida Cecunjanin, Anisa Coffin, Alexa Fay, Jenna ...

Sophomores selected to attend Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar

Saranac Lake Sr. High students Cedar Young, Reuban Bernstein, Simon Thill, and Tucker Jakob have been selected to attend the New York East Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY NY East) Seminar held at SUNY Oneonta. They will be joined by over 220 high school sophomores from across eastern ...

Schmidt named to president’s list

CORTLAND — Makayla Schmidt of Bloomingdale, who majors in early childhood/childhood education, has been named to the president’s list for the fall 2018 semester at the State University of New York College at Cortland.

Saranac Lake High School 2nd quarter honor roll

SARANAC LAKE — The following students were named to the second quarter honor roll at the Saranac Lake High School: --- Grade 9 Honor Roll (85-89) Emma Bradley, Isabella Burcume, Serena Carter, Samantha Cleator, Lennon Clement, Lilie DeLancett, Angelica Gonzalez, Ariana Green, Ian ...