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Letters to the editor

Great concert

To the editor: The “One Woman Cabaret” show, “Sentimental Journey,” performed by Gail Gallagher on Saturday night at Will Rogers, was a special treat for all who attended. Gail has a beautiful singing voice, and she delivered an hour-plus of top-notch entertainment. For anyone ...

Children of Tupper Lake donate $7K to Radio Day

To the editor: Each year, when the students of Tupper Lake return to school from spring break, they begin fundraising to support High Peaks Hospice. This year at the L.P. Quinn Elementary School, pre-K students collected pennies, kindergarten raffled tickets to Water Safari, first grade sold ...

Women’s College Scholarship Club gives thanks

To the editor: The Women’s College Scholarship Club would like to congratulate our 60 winners in our 16th year of “The Taste of the Good Life” raffle. We want to give special thanks to the following businesses who have very generously donated prizes to make this fund raise a success ...

Saddened by closing of St. Paul’s/ Assumption Food Pantry

To the editor: It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that I acknowledge the closing of St. Paul’s/Assumption Food Pantry of Gabriels, as reported in the June 23rd edition of the Enterprise. Also, there is anger and outrage. The stated major reason for the closure of the pantry is a ...

To Rep. Elise Stefanik

To the editor: Representative Stefanik, We are writing to express our alarm about the president's proposed budget cuts to Medicaid, food stamps, and health care. We are a group of people with disabilities who would be directly impacted by these draconian measures. As you may know, my ...

Failures keep coming for Trump

To the editor: We’re adapting to the new normal of a reality-TV star struggling to act as a U.S. president. All his grandiose initiatives are stalled. He’s failed to staff key positions, ranging from NASA to the State Department, and even worse, named many polarizing or incompetent ...

Donations of children’s shoes sought

To the editor: I am looking for children's shoes for all ages to send to a Mission. All donations are needed by September 1st. Please leave them in my box at the Adirondack Daily Enterprise on 54 Broadway. God Bless you, Shirley Hosler Saranac Lake

Noise in the Park

To the editor: I recently read the article in this publication about the battle over usage rights at the Lake Placid Airport. I was appalled that anyone would be so brazen as to disrupt the peace and quiet of the Adirondacks in an attempt to make a living. The Adirondack Park has ...

The future of the Affordable Care Act

To the editor: Sally is an educated health care employee. She is aware of the impact the Affordable Care Act has had on her area’s population, having seen many new clients that never had the ability to be insured before. Sally is also aware of the reimbursement rates that her employer ...

Thanks to Coakley Ace Hardware

To the editor: We would like to give a huge shout out to Bob Bayruns and his staff at Coakley Ace Hardware for their amazing help with our Food and Bake Sale. They supplied the grill, all the hamburgers, hot dogs, buns, drinks and condiments. The thing is they do this EVERY WEEKEND in the ...

Blackout left film forum in the dark

To the editor: The 2017 Lake Placid Film Forum was planned as an ambitious and diverse schedule of films, workshops, and guest appearances. Your editorial staff recognized this early on and commented favorably in an editorial. The event would have lived up to its reputation were it not ...

Revised ACA bill would have harsh effect on North Country

To the editor: Foundation’s Birth to Three Alliance held its third annual meeting with over 60 participants working across our region to make sure all kids have the chance to grow into thriving adults and contribute to their communities. Last week, Senate Republican leaders unveiled ...

Curling center would be beneficial for Saranac Lake

To the editor: With 165 clubs 41 states, and countless more clubs in Canada and 47 other countries, curling is one of the fastest growing sports globally. Each month, the U.S. Curling Association receives numerous inquires from communities looking to start a club of their own. Much of the ...

Heli tours are like large, noisy drones

To the editor: In the recent Enterprise article, the helicopter tour people say they are not any noisier or intrusive than the plane tours. Yet, they posted a video on Facebook of them flying very low over what appears to be wilderness. They’re like large, incredibly noisy drones. I ...

Larry Stringer Memorial Golf Tournament thanks

To the editor: We would like to thank everyone who has participated over the last 10 years in making the Larry Stringer Memorial Golf Tournament such a success. To the golfers, many of whom played every year, it sure was fun and seems Larry always managed to bring on the sunshine. To the ...

Northern Lights School May Faire thanks

To the editor: Each year Northern Lights School hosts May Faire, a celebration of the arrival of spring. This event brings our school family and the broader community together to enjoy a day of games, food, music and festivities. On May 20th, this year’s celebration was held at Heaven Hill ...

‘You’ve come, and we’re delighted’

To the editor: This is the time of year when, as a community and particularly as a business community, we should reflect upon how fortunate we are to have one of the premier horse shows in the world coming to our area. The first week of the show (starting June 27) would be a relatively ...

SLHS graduation was well planned

To the editor: We attended our first Saranac Lake High School graduation ceremony on Friday night at the Civic Center. Our compliments go out to all who were involved with the event. It was well-planned and came off in grand style. We all can be proud of the graduates, the school system ...

R.L. Stevenson Cottage worth the wait

Dear editor, Last week my husband and I stayed in Lake Placid for a few days and while we were there we took a ride to Saranac Lake. We saw a sign for the Robert Louis Stevenson Cottage and it reminded us how much we enjoyed our first visit there about fifteen years ago. When we got there ...

Larry Stringer Memorial Golf Tournament thanks

To the editor: We would like to thank everyone who has participated over the last 10 years in making the Larry Stringer Memorial Golf Tournament such a success. To the golfers, many of whom played every year, it sure was fun and seems Larry always managed to bring on the sunshine. To the ...