Adirondack Daily Enterprise Country Livingen-usMon, 29 Aug 2016 17:26:20 EDTMon, 29 Aug 2016 17:26:20 EDT 6 hundreds of others, my time in the Tri-Lakes area is split between the two villages of Saranac Lake and Lake Placid, but until last weekend, I hadn't been somewhere where I could view each of my new homes at the same time.Sat, 27 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTWeeding out the zombies LAKE - The weeds have taken over at 247 Park Ave. It's been a long time since the grass was mowed around the large, three-story house. Untrimmed tree limbs now brush up against its sides, partially obscuring its view from the road.Sat, 20 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTOff to camp LAKE - "Best. Week. Ever!" shouted Eric Johnston Jr. with his hands stretched well over his head. "I'm friends with literally everyone in my cabin," he added enthusiastically.Sat, 13 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTWhere's the beef? most carnivorous consumers, the transparency of meat packaging is adequate. Through the clear plastic they see a chunk of red meat, and a sticker tells them the cut and weight. For others, transparency matters in a figurative way.Sat, 6 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTMidnight moment in my apartment at 11:20 p.m. Sunday after spending the day covering Ironman Lake Placid, I decided to walk up to the Olympic Speedskating Oval. I'd heard friends say the "midnight hour" of Ironman was the best part of the entire weekend.Sat, 30 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT