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Weekender A&E

‘Love Letters’ at Will Rogers Saturday

SARANAC LAKE — Jordan Hornstein and Elaine Coddington Lamporte will perform the play, “Love Letters,” at 7 p.m. Saturday at Saranac Village at Will Rogers. Comprised of letters exchanged over a lifetime between two people who grew up together but went their separate ways, the ...

Regional Juried Art Show winners announced by NorthWind gallery

SARANAC LAKE — NorthWind Fine Arts Gallery recently announced the winners of the third annual Regional Juried Art Show. First place was awarded to Anastasia Osolin for her work entitled “The Celestial Motion,” second place went to Lynn Manning for her work entitled “Next ...

Rootin’ for Thanksgiving

The trees are bare. The fields are empty. We spend more time indoors, and turn on the long-neglected oven to fill our home with warmth. The cool gray of autumn brings a bounty of fresh fall flavors.  Aromas of fragrant roasting turkey, earthy potatoes, casseroles, and ...

Murder mystery ‘Big Dead Wolf’ Thursday at Lake Placid High School

LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid High School seniors will put on the annual murder mystery entitled “Big Dead Wolf” at 7 p.m. Thursday in the high school auditorium. The show is written and directed by Davey Mihill and will feature 18 seniors, some who will be on stage for the first ...

Saranac Lake High School music department is hard at work

SARANAC LAKE — The Music Department at Saranac Lake High School is busy. It will have more students than any other school performing in an all-state festival this weekend, two seniors will sing in the all-state conference in December, it’s putting out a Christmas album, and it plans to ...

“Dorothy in Wonderland” opens tonight at LPCA

‘Dorothy in Wonderland’ When: 7 p.m. Thursday, Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday Where: Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Ave. How much: $10 for adults or $6 for students, children --- LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Center for the Arts Children’s ...

Working together

By now, we have a new president of the United States as well as Congress, Senate and State Assembly.     Over the past months, I haven’t always agreed with my friends’ political opinions, and I know they haven’t agreed with mine. How fortunate we are to live in a country where we have ...

Piano concert Saturday at Saranac Village at Will Rogers

SARANAC LAKE — Louise Dionne will perform a solo piano concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at Saranac Village at Will Rogers. This program will include works by Ludwig van Beethoven’s Waldstein Sonata and Brahms’ Rhapsody in b minor.  She will also give a premier performance of her latest ...

Wild Center hosts Community Free Day Friday

TUPPER LAKE — On Friday, The Wild Center is honoring Veterans Day with a Community Free Day. Admission to The Wild Center is free from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. International Paper and the Ticonderoga Mill is sponsoring the Community Free Day.     Employees and leaders of the IP mill are ...

Artists at Work Open Studio Tour this weekend

SARANAC LAKE — Saranac Lake Art Works will host the 8th annual Artists at Work Open Studio Tour this weekend. In addition to the participating local art galleries, a number of artists in the Tri-Lakes area will be opening their personal studios to the public from Friday to Sunday. A ...

Charlie Parr takes Waterhole stage on Election Night

SARANAC LAKE?- Charlie Parr will perform on Election Night at The Waterhole at 8 p.m. Tuesday while touring for his latest album, "Stumpjumper."Long a part of the Duluth, Minnesota music scene (Alan Sparhawk and Low, Trampled by Turtles), Charlie's inspiration is drawn from the alternately ...

Towne Meeting Saturday at Will Rogers

SARANAC LAKE - Towne Meeting, a four-member ensemble, will perform folk, Americana and acoustic rock will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Saranac Village at Will Rogers.Described as "the complete package with a wonderful sound and a terrific sense of humor," Towne Meeting has been received ...

‘Adirondack Impressions’ opens at Guild

SARANAC LAKE - The Adirondack Artists Guild presents "Adirondack Impressions," a collection of paintings by Marion Kratky of Northville.The show will run from Friday through Nov. 29, with the opening on Friday from 5 to 7 p.m.Kratky was the 2016 "Best of Show" winner for the 18th Annual AAG ...

Pick Pendragon’s opening play

SARANAC LAKE - Pendragon Theatre invites the public to pick its opening play of the 2017 summer season.Over the past few months, Pendragon Theatre has been collecting play titles suggested by audience members. Pendragon's Executive Artistic Director Karen Kirkham reviewed those titles and chose ...

Pendragon offering free Playwrights’ Workshops

SARANAC LAKE - Pendragon Theatre is offering free workshops lead by writer Fred Balzac at 10 a.m. to noon on Saturdays, Nov. 12, Dec. 3 and Jan. 8.The workshops are open to writers age 12 and up.Call 518-891-1854 by Nov. 5 to sign up for the Nov. 12 workshop.

Adrian Legg returns to Recovery Lounge Friday

UPPER JAY - Virtuoso guitar legend Adrian Legg will return to the Recovery Lounge at 8 p.m. Friday.The suggested donation is $15.Throughout his career, he has earned the highest praise from the media."Legg is, above all, a guitarist of great power, invention and versatility," said the St. ...

‘Captain Fantastic’ Friday, Saturday

LAKE PLACID - The Adirondack Film Society Screening Series at Lake Placid Center for the Arts continues Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. with the comedy-drama, "Captain Fantastic," about a family torn from its off-the-grid paradise in the Pacific Northwest by the demands of the "real ...