Arts & Entertainment

Recore in Final Days at Mountain Lake PBS

Alice Recore - THUMB

Mountain Lake PBS President and Chief Executive Officer Alice Recore, is retiring at the end of the year. Recore has served at President & CEO for the last 11 years..  She says “Serving as the CEO and President of Mountain Lake PBS over the last decade has been an honor and privilege.   While I am…

Champlain National Bank Leads The Way for Strand Upgrades

Strand - THUMB

Champlain National Bank has made a new $10,000 pledge to the Strand Theatre Restoration. This is the second donation Champlain National Bank has made to the Strand Theatre for a total donation of $30,000. Champlain National Bank President and CEO Joseph Shaw said, “The Strand Center for the Arts is a key component of the…

Fire Dept Parade Welcomes Santa’s Arrival in Saranac Lake at 6pm

SLVFD Toys

The Fire Department will be on full alert this afternoon in Saranac Lake…  That’s because Santa Claus will be paying a special visit to the village this afternoon and the entire Saranac Lake Volunteer Fire Department is helping to welcome him.. Dan Riley, owns HomEnergy Services in Saranac Lake. He’s also been helping to coordinate Santa’s…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Strand Brokering Art for CVPH Renovation

THE-STRAND-CENTER-LOGO_home1

The Strand Center for the Arts is working with The UVM Health Network and  CVPH to broker the purchase of works by local artists. CVPH is purchasing artwork to install throughout the main campus as renovations continue through the “R” branch of floors. The next set of purchases will be installed in R5, the Oncology floor,…

Village Honors Olivia Hunt

Olivia Hunt Appreciation Day - THUMB

Today is Officially Olivia Hunt Appreciation Day in the Village of Saranac Lake…  Olivia is just returning from the New York State School Music Association Conference All State Women’s Chorus.. Olivia is a member of the Northern Lights Choir directed by Helen Demong, Drew Benware is the current Director of Choral Music at the Saranac Lake High…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

K&J – Holiday Cheer in Plattsburgh

1206114 - Plattsburgh Tree Lighting - THUMB

It had rained most of the day in Plattsburgh and while there was snow in the mountains on Saturday, temperatures were above freezing along Lake Champlain which meant there was no snow on the ground for the tree lighting, but the rain held off for the lighting of the tree on Brinkerhoff Street. The road…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

K&J – “First Weekends” Christmas Tree Lighting in Downtown Plattsburgh

TREE-LIGHTING-BANNER - THUMB

In the K&J Show today, our series on Christmas Tree lighting continues with a tradition that’s been re-born on Brinkerhoff Street in Plattsburgh.. We’re talking with Christina Elliot, the Gallery Coordinator at the Strand Center for the Arts in Plattsburgh, and Tim McCormick is President of First Weekends Plattsburgh. This year will be year number two…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Saranac Lake Lights their Tree on Friday at 5pm

Saranac Lake Tree Lighting flyer - THUMB

Our series on Christmas Tree Lightings Continues as communities throughout the region celebrate the holidays and today we’re looking ahead to Friday at 5pm for the Tree Lighting at the Berkley Green in Saranac Lake..  The Tree comes from another park in the village and the lighting on Friday kicks off the season in Downtown…

The 10th Annual Christmas in the Forks – Dec 6th

FORKS - THUMB

The 10th Annual Christmas in the Forks, an old fashioned Town Yuletide Christmas will include the highlight of the day, the tree lighting ceremony at 6:00pm, Saturday, December 6th, 2014 located in Au Sable Forks at the corner of Route 9N and North Main, “The Forks” Times Square; followed by a spectacular fireworks display! AUDIO…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

K&J – The NYSSMA Zone 6 Concert at NCCS

NYSSMA 06 - THUMB

On Saturday we attended the New York State School Music Association Zone 6 Concert..  Zone 6 is essentially made up of high schools in Clinton, Essex and Franklin Counties. Students who excel in music and song have qualified to share music together with their peers as well as with family, friends and their communities..  The event…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Tell a Friend About WNBZ

WNBZ News logo square blue 150

We would like to take a moment to thank you, on behalf of all of us at WNBZ News, and wnbz.com for listening every weekday morning to “The Morning News” and following up with local, regional and national news on this website. If you know of someone who you think might like to know about…

S.L. Chooses a Christmas Tree for Berkley Green

111814 - Saranac Lake's Christmas Tree - THUMB

If you can’t cut down a tree in the middle of summer.. Maybe no one will notice if you cut it down in the middle of winter…  That’s exactly what’s happening..  The Village of Saranac Lake voted unanimously on Monday to cut down one of three fir trees outside of the Adirondack Carousel to use for…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Strand Film Festival This Weekend

LCI_Film Festival - THUMB

A new event is coming to The Strand Theater this weekend… It’s the inaugural Lake Champlain International Film Festival, featuring a diverse program Presented by The Strand Center for the Arts and the Plattsburgh Renewal Project, Jessica Dulle is the Executive Director at the Strand Center for the Arts.. “Highlights will include a special guest appearance…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

SLHS Drama – “Babe” Saturday at 7pm

110714 - SLHS Play BABE 01 - THUMB

The Saranac Lake High School Presents a show for children, adults and everyone in between this weekend… It’s a play called “Babe” and the cast and crew have already had one presentation.. There was a presentation on Thursday afternoon for students at Bloomingdale and Petrova Elementary schools. They opened to the public on Friday at…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

CVPH Foundation Partners with Strand

071114 - Strand 01 - THUMB1

The Foundation at CVPH is partnering with The Strand Center for the Arts in securing regional art for the hospital.. Their goal is to improve the experience of patients and visitors. Since 1989 the Foundation at CVPH has worked to connect the generosity of the community with opportunities to promote health and wellness in partnership…

K&J – Saranac Lake Art Club’s Haunted School

Saranac Lake High School Art Club THUMB

It’s looking like the weather is going to be just about perfect for the Saranac Lake High School Art Club and their popular Haunted School tonight.. Through the week we’ve been featuring students from the Art Club and some of the their current projects.. And today on the K&J show our conversation continues.. We’ll talk…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

K&J – ORDA Prepares for Winter

SamBush - THUMB

 It’s been said that Bluegrass is a music genre that is more interacted with than listened to, and Lake Placid is ready to join in on the fun. The first-ever Lake Placid Bluegrass Jam is Saturday, Oct. 25, in the 1932 Rink at the Olympic Center, and discounted pre-sale tickets are available now. Today in…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Art Club Haunts the School This Friday

Haunted School - THUMB - Saranac Lake High School Art Club

Last week we began to preview a Very Popular event at the Saranac Lake High School.. The Saranac Lake High School Art Club is again holding their Annual “Haunted School,” and this week in addition to an upcoming K&J show, we’re also going to be featuring students from the art club and some of the…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Joy to the Children 28 – Annual Volunteer Meeting this Wednesday

The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is inviting the community to a Volunteer and Envelope Stuffing Party for the 28th Annual Joy to the Children Benefit. The meeting is scheduled for this Wednesday, October 22 at 5 PM in the LPCA Fine Arts Gallery. Joy 28 will be held at the Mirror Lake Inn…

More Growth for Brewfest Lake Placid

Brewfest Lake Placid - THUMB

Columbus Day Weekend in 2013 brought more than 30 craft brewers to the 1932 Rink at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid. The 2014 Brewfest is Lake Placid’s third annual Brewfest. The crowd continues to grow year after year with visitors and residents sampling beers from across the country and talking to beer experts right in…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.