Schroon Lake

Submitted by Kim Rielly on Apr 18, 2016
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Clearing the dustGiven a forecast of sunny skies and mid-50 degree temperatures, we decided to take an afternoon off last week and revisit what we recalled as being a super paddling adventure. I looked back at my photo library, and realized that we had not paddled the Schroon River since 2010. Then I looked at my kayak, hanging in its storage rack on the side of a building, and realized that I
Submitted by Jess Collier on Mar 31, 2016
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SCHROON LAKE — Clean out your cupboards, because alcohol has been outlawed in Schroon Lake. On Thursday night, the Schroon town board voted 3-2 to re-institute Prohibition in the quaint Adirondack town. According to the town board members who voted in favor of the decision, visitors were having too much fun, so they had to nix it. “It’s just too much — people laughing, grinning, singing
Submitted by Shaun Kittle on Mar 15, 2016
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Getting off of the couch hurts. It's not the emotional kind of pain that comes from the loss of a favorite pet or the cancellation of a beloved reality TV show — I still haven't reconciled how real The Simple Life was — it's the physical pain derived from a sedentary state that's often inspired by a long, frigid winter. I've been through it before. I moved to Plattsburgh to attend college and
Submitted by Kim Andresen on Mar 10, 2016
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Home is where the heart isI love to eat out. Possibly because, contrary to my son's belief that I am the 'world's best baker,' I am a horrible cook. (Oliver is 6, so I figure I can get away with holding my title for just a few more years before he discovers the truth.) However, I am not a solo diner by nature. I like the social aspect of a restaurant experience — I want to chat about life issues
Submitted by Spencer Morrissey on Feb 22, 2016
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So, since the extra day landed on a Monday this year, doesn’t that mean you can take the day off? I think it should - fresh air is a great way to improve your mental health! Now the important question: “do I need snowshoes?” Boy, that’s a tough question to answer and unfortunately I have to say, most likely, MAYBE. Does that help? It’s getting to that season where you should have them along, some