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Mountain Lake Journal - February 27, 2015

RELIVING THE MIRACLE, DRIVER SHORTAGE, MEDICAL MARIJUANA, MILLION CAN DRIVE, NEW LEASE ON LIFE, SPECIAL DINNER GUEST, STODDARD EXHIBIT. more »

Feb 27, 2015 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Reliving the Miracle

For the first time since winning their gold medals at the 1980 Winter Games, the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team reunited in Lake Placid to remember the “miracle on ice” victory over the Russians that many call the greatest moment in sports history. more »

Feb 27, 2015 1:44 PM News

Mountain Lake Journal - February 6, 2015

ASSEMBLY ELECTS NEW SPEAKER, ETHICS REFORM, QUEBEC INDEPENDENCE, GROWING INTEREST, FARMERS GET MILK MONEY, QUILT PROJECT, TORCH LIGHTING, TAX HELP, A YANK IN LIBYA, LESSONS LEARNED ON THE FARM more »

Feb 6, 2015 8:00 PM News

Winter Wonderland Lake Placid and surrounding cities part two: visiting with kids and seniors

Last month I drove from Montreal to celebrate the holidays at scenic Lake Placid. A wonderful destination is worth revisiting a second time. Here are some of my more family oriented activities in the surrounding towns of Wilmington and Tupper Lake. more »

Jan 29, 2015 12:20 AM , Gen's Delights 1 Comments

Lake Placid Film Forum Screening 'BOYHOOD' This Weekend

Twelve years in the making—with the principal members of the cast returning year after year to film a later part of the story in roughly chronological order—Boyhood is a groundbreaking coming-of-age movie as seen through the eyes of a child more »

Jan 9, 2015 11:56 AM Press Releases

Winter wonderland in Lake Placid: Holiday Village Stroll & Downton Abbey Holiday Gala.

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Winter wonderland in Lake Placid: Holiday Village Stroll & Downton Abbey Holiday Gala.

From December 12-14,The Village of Lake Placid transformed into a winter wonderland complete with numerous activities for everyone all weekend long ! Come discover the magic of winter at Lake Placid more »

Dec 20, 2014 3:38 PM , Gen's Delights 4 Comments

Holiday Gala Inspired by Downton Abbey a Huge Success!

The Holiday Gala Inspired by Downton Abbey in Lake Placid on December 13th, 2014 gathered together fans of Mountain Lake PBS and Downton Abbey alike for a beautiful evening! more »

Dec 17, 2014 4:49 PM Viking River Cruise

Lake Placid Film Forum to show Hockey Documentary "Red Army"

Dazzling new film is the November pick for the Lake Placid Film Forum’s monthly screening series at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts. more »

Nov 4, 2014 3:47 PM Arts & Culture

Intervale Lowlands: Biologist Larry Master Re-Wilds 135 Acres Near Lake Placid | CURIOUSLY ADIRONDACK

In 2009, biologist Larry Master and his wife, Nancy, bought 135 acres of woods, fields, flowing water, and floodplain near Lake Placid in the Adirondack Mountains. Their mission: to make the property sing with songbirds, to convert its mowed fields more »

Oct 31, 2014 2:59 PM , Outdoors

Mountain Lake PBS to host Holiday Gala in Lake Placid

Mountain Lake PBS is pleased to announce a Holiday Gala Inspired by Downton Abbey on December 13th, 2014. Join Mountain Lake PBS in Celebration as the Premiere of Season 5 of the Acclaimed Series Approaches. more »

Sep 24, 2014 10:06 PM Press Releases

Lake Placid Family Lives in Yurt

The Simpler Life: Our Jack LaDuke introduces us to a family in Lake Placid that lives in a yurt. more »

Jul 31, 2014 4:14 PM Arts & Culture

Mountain Lake PBS Celebrates Lake Placid & The Winter Games

Just in time for the Sochi games, we give you an all access pass into the winter Olympic spirit of Lake Placid, NY. Rich in history, this little Adirondack village has played host to some of the biggest events and moments in Olympic history. more »

Feb 7, 2014 2:20 PM Outdoors

Skating Superstar Sonja Henie Dedicated in New Exhibit

Our Jack LaDuke has the story of a new exhibit at the Lake Placid Olympic Museum dedicated to Sonja Henie, an Olympic legend who was the first superstar of figure skating. more »

Jan 10, 2014 2:02 PM Arts & Culture

Heart Transplant Recipient Competes in Lake Placid Ironman

Jack LaDuke reports on some of the world’s best athletes competing in the Lake Placid Ironman triathlon, including a heart transplant recipient. more »

Aug 2, 2013 4:44 PM Outdoors

The Little 46'er

It’s a well-worn quest dating back nearly a century. Hikers from all over set out to conquer the 46 traditional Adirondack high peaks. They come in many ages... and sizes. more »

May 24, 2013 11:28 AM Outdoors

What is the shared experience in a digital age?

What is the "shared experience" of watching movies? How do we keep small theaters relevant in an age of Netflix, wireless devices, and powerful Hollywood forces? Are we heading into a future with less cinematic diversity? more »

May 23, 2013 3:17 PM Arts & Culture

The 2013 Lake Placid Film Forum, June 13-16, will focus on the role of independent theatres in a world of Netflix and wireless devices. The Forum will showcase the opening of a brand new, digitally converted screen at the Palace Theatre. more »

One of the largest and best run rugby events in the world with 100+ teams converging on the Adirondacks. more »

New York Times Blogger Discusses the Complex Human Footprint

Award-winning environmental and science writer Andrew Revkin shares his thoughts on energy conservation, increasing world populations and the Adirondacks. more »

May 17, 2013 10:52 AM Local Stories

Rock and Roll on Whiteface Summit! All for a great cause!

This song was inspired by observations of various people who use the web (self included!) It's my first official solo release after years of playing in bands. I'm very proud of it and since... more »

Mar 8, 2013 9:17 AM Arts & Culture 2 Comments