Almanack Contributor Melissa Hart

Melissa Hart

Melissa is a journalist with experience as a reporter and editor with the Burlington Free Press, Ithaca Journal and Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. She worked as a communications specialist for the Adirondack North Country Association and runs her own New York State Women owned Business-Enterprise Bootstrap Communications, which includes digital marketing, strategy and design. She enjoys hiking, camping and other outdoors activities, and spending time with her husband, their twin daughters, and rescue animals -- two dogs and a cat.


Sunday, December 5, 2021

Weekly news roundup

A collection of interesting reads:

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Friday, December 3, 2021

Latest news headlines

Here’s a look at news from around the Adirondacks this week:

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Sunday, November 28, 2021

Weekly news round up

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Friday, November 26, 2021

Latest news headlines

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Thursday, November 25, 2021

Happy Thanksgiving!

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Sunday, November 21, 2021

New Adirondack Jazz Quartet books series of gigs

Adirondack Jazz Quartet

Almanack “regular” Bob Meyer sent in this notice…he’ll be performing some dates this winter with The New Adirondack Jazz Quartet.

Featuring Steven Frieder, tenor and alto saxes; Luke Franco, guitar; Bryan Copeland, bass and Bob Meyer, drums & cymbals.

Gigs:

Friday, Feb. 4th @ The VIC Paul Smiths 7pm

Saturday Feb. 5th @ The Recovery Lounge Upper Jay 7pm

Sunday Feb. 6th @ the Tannery Pond Center, North Creek 3pm


Sunday, November 21, 2021

Weekly news round up

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Saturday, November 20, 2021

Taking our reporting to new heights

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At the Adirondack Explorer (which runs the Adirondack Almanack), we’re committed to producing fact-based, watchdog journalism in the public interest. We gather facts and dig deep in the pursuit of truth about what’s happening in our beloved Adirondack Park–in the forests, waters and in our communities.

Our watchdog reporting keeps readers like you on top of the issues that matter most, like clean water. Just this past week, our newest reporter, Zach Matson, revealed that another harmful algal bloom was found on Lake George in October, though the information wasn’t shared widely with the public at the time.

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Friday, November 19, 2021

Latest news headlines

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Sunday, November 14, 2021

The power of local

As a lean, mean non-profit news organization, every dollar in donations we receive goes directly into our journalism, to put reporters in every corner of the Adirondack Park, to dig deeply into the environmental and human issues of importance to all who live and visit our region.

This past year has been one of tremendous growth. Some highlights:

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Sunday, November 14, 2021

Weekly news round up

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Saturday, November 13, 2021

Discussion time: Septic inspections

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This week on Adirondack Explorer’s website, we published an article about Lake George’s plans to create a wide-reaching septic inspection program.

From the article, by Zachary Matson:

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Friday, November 12, 2021

Latest news headlines

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Sunday, November 7, 2021

Weekly news round up

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Friday, November 5, 2021

Latest news headlines

Here’s a look at news from around the Adirondacks this week:

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