North Country Weekend Calendar: Adirondack Independence Music Festival plays out the summer

LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Labor Day weekend is upon us, which means a bittersweet end to a busy summer of festivals and live music throughout the North Country. Except, no, it’s not quite done just yet. Starting on Friday, the Adirondack Independence Music Festival brings three days of music and revelry, featuring bands like … Read more

North County Weekend Calendar: A fast weekend for ‘Slow Food’

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Adirondack Theatre Festival has plenty more show to show this weekend, with performances of the dinner comedy “Slow Food” set at the Charles R. Wood Theater. Families can also enjoy something for the kids at City Park, where “Cinderella Goes Disco” is set for noon on Friday as this … Read more

North Country Weekend Calendar: William Shatner comes to Ticonderoga

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – This weekend, the Star Trek Original Series Set Tour in Ticonderoga is celebrating “Trekonderoga 2021” and welcoming William Shatner to celebrate his 90th birthday. It’s also time for the blueberry festival at the Warrensburgh Riverfront Farmers Market, stage shows in Glens Falls and Salem, and more. Be sure to keep … Read more

North Country Weekend Calendar: Where to see fireworks above the treetops

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Break out the grills, hot dogs and New York-legal firework varieties, and then pray for no more rain. Rainy weather in the 60s is set to stick around through Saturday, with Sunday getting a little drier just in time for Lake George and Ticonderoga to light up the sky. Here’s … Read more

Counties with the most college graduates in New York

ALBANY, N.Y. (STACKER) — The American philosopher and psychologist John Dewey once said, “Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.” Lowest-paying jobs in the Capital Region Dewey advocated for an educational paradigm called pragmatism, which stresses the importance of learning academic concepts by experiencing them firsthand, instead of through lecture and repetition in a … Read more

Digital passport program turns visiting Adirondack breweries into a game with prizes

LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Lake George Regional Chamber of Commerce has taken a tally of craft breweries through the Adirondacks, and made a rewards system for those who want to visit them. This week, the chamber launched the Adirondack Craft Beverage Trail Digital Passport, a new way for brewery fans to get prizes … Read more

Adirondack park group wins 11-year fight against state snowmobile plan

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – It’s taken 11 years, the efforts of two groups, miles of felled logs and a dispute over the definition of a tree, but this week everything has come to a head. On Tuesday, the New York State Court of Appeals deemed a state plan to create 300 miles of new snowmobile … Read more