Lake Placid Hydrant Flushing To Start Next Month

Lake Placid municipal crews are planning to flush fire hydrants around the village over the next month. The flushing helps get rid of sediment and dirty water. Adirondack Daily Enterprise reports during flushing, residents may find that their taps suddenly start running brown. Hathaway said that this can be avoided by limiting water use until … Read more

BOCES Budget Fails To Pass In LPCSD Board Vote

The Lake Placid Central School District Board of Education on Monday unanimously failed to accept a $3.1 million administrative budget for the Board of Cooperative Educational Services for the 2023-2024 school year. The Adirondack Daily Enterprise reports BOCES of Franklin, Essex and Hamilton counties has 10 component school districts. Each district gets one vote toward … Read more

SLCSD Board Adopts $37 Million Budget

The Saranac Lake Central School District Board of Education adopted a $37.3 million budget on Monday, which stays below the state-imposed tax cap. According to the Adirondack Daily Enterprise, taxpayers will take a vote on this budget at the polls on May 21. A public hearing on the budget will be held at 5 p.m. … Read more

Dual Admissions Program Agreement Between NCCC and SUNY Plattsburgh

North Country Community College and SUNY Plattsburgh invite the media to attend the signing of a new dual admissions program agreement between the two institutions at 9 a.m. Thursday, April 25 in Saranac Lake. The ceremony will take place in Hodson Hall Rm. 105 at North Country’s Saranac Lake campus, 23 Santanoni Ave., Saranac Lake.

New Communication Board In Lake Placid

A new communication board is now up in Teddy Bear Park in Lake Placid. The Adirondack Daily Enterprise reports Rotary Club of Lake Placid helped to pay for the $1,500 board from Smarty Symbols, a Texas-based company that specializes in making communication boards that feature symbols, letters of the alphabet and numbers to promote awareness … Read more

Final Portion Of Aubuchon Hardware Plaza Coming Down

A demolition crew set to work tearing down the last portion of the Aubuchon Hardware plaza on Monday, which was destroyed in a fire more than a year ago. The Adirondack Daily Enterprise reports the hardware store has plans to rebuild the plaza on Broadway this summer and has received all the variances and permit … Read more

TLCSD Board Budget Vote Fails

The Tupper Lake Central School District Board of Education’s first vote to adopt its proposed $21.9 budget failed Monday morning. According to the Adirondack Daily Enterprise, just three of five board members attended, so all three members would have needed to vote in favor of adopting the budget for it to pass with a majority … Read more

New Courtroom For St. Armand

Applause echoed off glistening pinewood in the newly renovated second floor of the St. Armand Town Hall on Friday as town Justice Francis Whitelaw officially cut the ribbon on the “Honorable Russell G. Slingerland Courtroom.” The Adirondack Daily Enterprise reports he’s been holding court up there since October but said the last railings were installed … Read more

Brewery Taproom Gets Review Board Gets Conditional Use Approval

The Lake Placid-North Elba Joint Review Board on Wednesday unanimously approved conditional use for a new brewery taproom slated for Main Street in Lake Placid. According to the Adirondack Daily Enteprise, Prison City Brewing, a brewery based in Auburn — also called “Prison City” because of the historic Auburn Correctional Facility — plans to open … Read more