Adirondack Daily Enterprisehttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 3 Aug 2015 19:16:15 EDTMon, 3 Aug 2015 19:16:15 EDT name game week's big news was the Paul Smith's College name change, and I found myself right in the middle of it. No surprise there. Being an alum and having taught there 40-plus years, I'm in touch with hundreds of Smitties on social media.Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTZero the antihero week I wrote about a shop teacher who was at SLHS briefly - but not briefly enough for me. I dubbed him Mr. Z, for Zero, because as I recalled, he never did anything in the eight weeks I suffered under his non-tutelage.Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTGetting shopped in shop 1959 was a memorable time. Jacques Plante of the Montreal Canadiens became the first National Football League goalie to wear a face mask during a gam.Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTHardly a model child was a kid in the pre-Electronic Age. Or maybe more exactly, in its dawn. We had TVs, but they were black and white and got only a couple of stations. And they didn't get the stations very well at times, since we needed antennas to receive them.Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTThe medical, the morbid and the madcap French and Russian revolutions to the contrary, all change is gradual. As a result, we adjust as we go along, lose track of what things were like a short while ago, and completely forget what they were like when we started. Take sports.Fri, 3 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT