Weekender A&E

Rhett Tyler, Roxy Perry this weekend at Delta Blue

LAKE PLACID - Rhett Tyler and Roxy Perry will perform two shows Friday and Saturday night from 9 p.m. to midnight at the Delta Blue inside the Hotel North Woods.A child prodigy, Perry started out fronting swing bands at the famous Glen Island Casino in New Rochelle and performed her first major ...

SnowBall Saturday in Tupper Lake

TUPPER LAKE - The Big Tupper Snowball will take place from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday at the ski area's main lodge.Snowball Chairman Matt Ellis announced that every person who purchases a ticket will be entered into a drawing for a trip for two to Las Vegas"We're thrilled to give every ticket ...

Winter Holiday Concert Saturday at Saranac Village at Will Rogers

SARANAC LAKE - On Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. (originally scheduled for 7:30 p.m.), Saranac Village at Will Rogers will host a winter holiday concert performed by community musicians to be held at Will Rogers.Featured groups will include the Adirondack Saxophones, Lake Placid High School Flute ...

Why you should watch HBO’s ‘The Leftovers’

After a riveting second season, "The Leftovers" finished on a high note Sunday evening.The show, created by Damon Lindelof of "Lost" fame and Tom Perrotta, the writer of the novel the series is based on, followed up its magnificent first season with an even better second outing. Season two gave ...

NCCC students unveil First Night banners

SARANAC LAKE - Five banners will hang at the Harrietstown Town Hall at First Night 2016; two of those were made by North Country Community College students, who invited members of the public to an "unveiling" of their creations at NCCC Wednesday.Each year, artists and organizations create ...

Joy to the Children celebrates 29th year

LAKE PLACID - The Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa will host the 29th annual Joy to the Children benefit to support the Lake Placid Center for the Arts from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday.Tickets are priced at $105 per person before the event by calling the LPCA?box office at 518-523-2512 or by visiting ...

Nashville singer in Lake Placid Wednesday

LAKE PLACID - Nashville singer/songwriter Sean Patrick McGraw will appear at the Lake Placid Pub & Brewery at 7 p.m. Wednesday.Originally from western New York, McGraw made waves nationally in 2004 as a contestant on USA Network's "Nashville Star."In the years since, he has toured with ...

Adirondack Singers ring in holidays with annual concert

SARANAC LAKE - The Adirondack Singers will host performances of its annual Winter Holiday Concert with "A Mix of Old and New" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4 at the Calvary United Methodist Church in Long Lake and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6 at St. Bernard's Church in Saranac Lake.The Adirondack ...

‘Passing Through’ opens Friday

SARANAC LAKE - Valerie Patterson will exhibit new watercolors in "Passing Through," December's special exhibit at the Adirondack Artists Guild.An art teacher at the Saranac Lake Central High School, and a member of the Guild, Patterson creates thought-provoking paintings which are always on ...

‘The Enigma of Light’ by artist Susan Whiteman opens Friday at NorthWind

SARANAC LAKE - NorthWind Fine Arts Gallery will host gallery member Susan Whiteman's opening of "The Enigma of Light," which will feature an array of her regional pastel paintings.There will be an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4 at the gallery at 11 Woodruff St. The show will ...

‘Creed’ a worthy successor to the ‘Rocky’ mantle

How do you produce a worthy successor to an Academy Award-winning film whose five sequels arguably tarnished the reputation of the original? If you're Ryan Coogler, the co-writer and director of "Creed," you take the franchise back to its roots while simultaneously reinventing it for a new ...

Fire and Ice Festival hosts film fundraiser

TUPPER LAKE - The Fire and Ice Festival will screen a ski movie at the Adirondack State Theater Thursday as its final fundraising event of the year.Lead organizer Christine Marquis-Day said the festival will screen "Fade to Winter" from MSP Films, co-directed by Tupper Lake native Scott ...

New location for Chad Martin tree lighting

TUPPER LAKE - A holiday tradition honoring a former village trustee will move to a new location this year.The eighth annual Chad Martin Memorial Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony, hosted by Martin's mother, Carol Conover, will take place Friday at 5 p.m. at the Municipal Park gazebo. The event ...

Presentation Wednesday: ‘The Yin and Yang of Climate Crisis’

SARANAC LAKE - Burlington-based acupuncturist and herbalist Brendan Kelly will discuss his new book "The Yin and Yang of Climate Crisis" at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Saranac Lake Free Library. Kelly is the co-founder of Jade Mountain Wellness and has been actively involved with regional and ...

Big Tupper Snowball set for Dec. 12

TUPPER LAKE - The all-volunteer staff of Big Tupper Ski Area hopes Christmas will come to the mountain a little early this year.On Saturday, Dec. 12 at 8 p.m., the mountain will hold its annual Snowball fundraiser hosted by Adirondack Residents Intent on Saving their Economy.The Snowball is a ...