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For generations, Vermonters and New Yorkers, believers and skeptics, adults and children have searched for answers to tell us the truth about Champ, America’s very own Loch Ness monster, believed to make its home in the beautiful Lake Champlain. more

Jul 3, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine

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Caleb Kenna

LAKE PLACID  — Almost like a curved spine, the Northville-Placid Trail bisects dense wild forest flanking the entire length of Hamilton County. more

Jun 30, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine

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SARATOGA LAKE — With Gen Xers and late baby boomers adapting more active lifestyles and seeking greater social connections, many are moving into smaller homes, whether it’s an upscale urban townhouse, a suburban condominium, or charming small-town co more

Jun 29, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine

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Thousands of beavers live in the Adirondacks – cutting down trees and building dams and lodges within the many bodies of water the region has to offer. more

Jun 28, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine

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Rich Redman

The Adirondacks are home to mountains, streams, forests and farm fields. All of us living today enjoy the bounties of the land and waters by relying on our farmers, ranchers, orchardists and fishermen for food. more

Jun 27, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine

Every rustic furniture maker has a specialty that sets them apart from the crowd. more

Jun 26, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine

In 1998, President Bill Clinton signed a bill giving Lake Champlain official designation as one of the nation’s great lakes, making the area eligible to compete for research money under the National Sea Grant Program. more

Jun 23, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine

The historic Masten House in the central Adirondacks is now a showpiece serving as headquarters of the Northern Forest Institute for Conservation Education and Leadership Training. more

Jun 22, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine

Approximately 10 years ago, Wayne Bukovinsky, a resident of North River, found himself a victim of a nearly fatal motorcycle accident that left him with severe injuries, some that he was able to overcome, others that impair his life to this day. more

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine

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Jane and Tim Havens did not open their new shop for themselves. more

Jun 20, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine

A brand name is one grown familiar to consumers who buy from and support respected reliable businesses. more

Jun 19, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine

Young and beautiful, Jane McCrea rode out on horseback in secret on the morning of July 27, 1777 to meet her fiancé. more

Apr 18, 2017 6:00 AM NCL Magazine

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The Holy Grail has been found for gun lovers, and it’s tucked away in a sleepy little ski town in the southern Adirondacks. more

Apr 17, 2017 6:00 AM NCL Magazine

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More events and more interactive exhibits are on tap at Fort Ticonderoga for the coming season that starts Saturday, May 6. more

Apr 16, 2017 6:00 AM NCL Magazine

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Nicci Molinski picked up the orange paint to create a sunflower, while her young daughter, Cora, maneuvered between the pedals to paint a sky blue background on a wooden canvas. more

Apr 15, 2017 6:00 AM NCL Magazine

When an Adirondack maple producer awakes on a mid-winter morning, he needs a great deal of will power to peel back the blankets, plant bare feet on the night-chilled floor and plod to the wood stove. more

Apr 14, 2017 6:00 AM NCL Magazine

Summer along the shores of Lake Champlain offers plenty of opportunities for recreation, education and general summertime fun. more

Apr 13, 2017 12:00 AM NCL Magazine

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The spring sun and its extended days activate nature’s internal signals. The solar day length and warming soils bring life. more

Apr 12, 2017 6:00 AM NCL Magazine

Poetry, publishing, reading are center stage in Adirondack Center for Writing works more

Apr 11, 2017 6:00 AM NCL Magazine

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Clifford Robert Pettis is widely known as the “Father of Reforestation” in New York State and served as the Superintendent of State Forests from 1910 until his death in 1927. more

Apr 10, 2017 6:00 AM NCL Magazine

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