Patient, caregiver, loved one…if you have ever been affected by cancer “The Last Drip” is something you want to see. A stage IV ovarian cancer survivor reflects on her journey as she undergoes her last chemotherapy treatment.more »
In Old Forge, on the Adirondack Mountains' wild and beautiful western side, the Pointed Pine Quilters have been getting together to make magic from fabric---and thread---since the midpoint of the twentieth century.more »
If Thornton Wilder had looked a little farther west, he might have set his Pulitzer Prize-winning play "Our Town" not in Grover's Corners, New Hampshire but in the Adirondack Mountain village of Bloomingdale.more »
14-year-old video journalist Colton Clement reports from the Snowball 2015 Wild Kratts PBSKIDS! event at Mountain Lake PBS in Plattsburgh, NY. All who attended had a great time but don’t take our word for it. The kids in this video say it best!more »
FACE TO FACE - In 2014, over 180 people sat for Adirondack artist Diane Leifheit for a couple of hours each at Compass Printing Plus in Saranac Lake while she captured their face in pastel. The medium is referred to as portraiture.more »
Announcing Season 2 of our 8-episode web series exploring the weird, wild, and wondrous world of the Adirondacks. Watch and share this Season 1 highlight reel as we gear up for another round of Adirondack inspired adventures!more »
In the Adirondack Mountains of northern New York, the most fearsome menace is...THE BLACKFLY! How are they in your neck of the woods? Do you have a special remedy to keep them at bay? Let us know...more »
Canada's largest rock festival celebrates 10 years with an insane lineup including System Of A Down, Linkin Park, Snoop Dog, and many more! Festival spokesperson Mathieu Marcotte says, "Amnesia Rockfest can provide memories that last a lifetime!"more »
Our From 9 to 90: Conversations with Gram mini-documentary was recently featured on the popular blog Ga Ga Sisterhood, a social network for enthusiastic, creative, caring women who indulge in the joy of being grandmothers.more »
Ninety-year-young lifelong Adirondack woman Mary Brockway Dufort Bomyea and her nine-year-old great-granddaughter Lennon Kathleen Clement discover that it isn’t just the children who learn from talking with their grandparents.
GEEZERBLOCKHEAD.COM - Paul Willcott is a lapsed Texan with four degrees from the University of Texas, including a Ph.D. in foreign language education and a law degree. He is an experienced magazine writer, editor and publisher, newspaper columnist, and scholar. His blog often focuses on the Adirondack Village of Saranac Lake and Franklin Manor, a former monastery/tuberculosis sanatorium, where he and his wife, Ann, currently reside.
My work with Interactive Journalist Sophie Blackburn!
A collection of productions featuring the always vibrant Sophie Blackburn. It's a true pleasure working with her any chance I get!
Photo courtesy of Laura Carbone. L to R: Sophie Blackburn, Blues singer Alexis P. Suter, Josh Clement.