The Town of Malone Industrial Development meeting scheduled for Wednesday, April 8, at 5:45 p.m. has been rescheduled to start at 5:55 p.m. on the same date. The meeting will be held via webex.

This March, our world turned upside down; COVID-19 was declared a global pandemic, many of our favorite local establishments closed, friends and neighbors lost their jobs, and social distancing became a necessity to protect our families and flatten the curve of new infections. At Adirondack …

While many of us are spending extra time at home, now is the perfect time to start planning a vegetable garden.

With all of the sickness going around, I figured this would be a good time to talk about what we do if our animals get sick.

Hey Martha, could you hit the pause button on the movie, I need to go to the bathroom, and I don’t want to miss any of this movie, this is the best part? Charlie, man, could you press pause on this show, I’m so hungry, I need to go and get something out of the refrigerator, and we’re almost …

Focus on Ferals announced it has been awarded a $2,000 grant from the Petco Foundation to support its mission to save, prepare, and improve the lives of homeless cats in Franklin County New York.

Local renewable energy company Northern Power & Light, Inc is working to respond to the threat of coronavirus and its economic impact. “First and foremost, we want to reassure customers that there is no anticipated interruption in electricity production or service as a result of COVID 19…

SUNY Canton’s administration announced today that the college will be postponing its 112th Commencement scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 9, in Roos House Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center. The decision was made as the latest in a series of college-wide efforts to ensure the s…

SARANAC LAKE –– The effect of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus on the finances of North County Community College has so far been small, but its impact on an already-tight 2020-21 budget remains uncertain, college leaders told the Board of Trustees on Friday.

As I start to write this, it’s raining and 50 degrees outside. Several days of above-freezing nighttime temperatures are in the forecast, as well. It appears that the maple sugaring season is quickly coming to an end. Most of the producers that I’ve talked with are saying it’s been an averag…

The April Board of Education Meeting for the St. Regis Falls Central School District has been rescheduled to April 7 at 6 p.m.

The Franklin County Personnel Office announces the following Civil Service examinations to be given on June 13:

Andrew Saul, commissioner of Social Security, reminds the public that Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefit payments will continue to be paid on time during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The local civil service exams scheduled on April 25 by Franklin County are being postponed. A rescheduled date will be provided to candidates once known. Questions may be directed to the Personnel Office at 518-481-1677.

The Alice Hyde Medical Center has temporarily suspended all visits to its walk-in clinic at 134 Park St. in Malone, and providers from the clinic will temporarily move to other assignments within the hospital as part of the organization’s preparedness efforts around the COVID-19 pandemic.

Shelley Singer has been the primary caregiver for her husband, Michael Gross, since he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease four years ago. Then came the coronavirus pandemic. “It’s very difficult to live with someone with dementia, and I know how fortunate I am to be able to have help fro…

State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos has reminded New Yorkers that trout and salmon fishing season opens on Wednesday, April 1. New York’s coldwater lakes and streams offer springtime trout anglers the opportunity to pursue trout in a wide array of setting…

As Community Connections of Franklin County believes in ensuring overall wellness for those we serve and support with thoughtfulness, empathy and care, we felt it was important to share the below information provided by the Center for Disease Control & Prevention regarding our nation’s c…

I find it interesting how children use their imagination. Some imagine monsters living under their beds, while others believe that a bear is waiting for them in the other room. My youngest son has a fascination with horses and thinks that I am his personal pony, who he can summon at will.

The Albany Stratton VA Medical Center is committed to providing high-quality care while keeping Veterans safe from the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Gary Vensel and his wife came upon this message that was on the walking trail at the Malone Rec Park on Wednesday afternoon. “It made my wife and I stop for a moment and thank our lucky stars for all the good things we have (like our health) during this time of global bad news. Thank you to …

State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos is reminding New Yorkers to take steps to reduce conflicts with bears.

The Board of Directors of the County of Franklin Local Development Corp. will meet on Friday March 27 at 9 a.m. . via videoconference due to COVID-19 precautions. The public can watch this meeting livestreamed at https://www.facebook.com/Franklin.IDA.MaloneNY/

The Franklin County Personnel Office has announced the following Civil Service examinations, which will be administered on June 13.

Due to current circumstances related to the COVID-19 pandemic, Adirondack Health Institute’s Enrollment Assistance Services and Education (EASE) team has stopped seeing clients in person but continues to offer free health insurance enrollment assistance via telephone.

After careful consideration and acknowledgement of the safety and health limitations confronting live theatre, Pendragon Theatre is offering a “Germ-Free Season” of streaming play readings, virtual productions, and alternative performance formats. The Saranac Lake based theater company will …