Artwork of the Day ( Landscape in the landscape. One of several large format paintings in Long Lake by artist <a href=”” rel=”nofollow”>Matt Burnett</a>. Photo: George DeChant

Artwork of the Day ( Dan Hausner shows his photographs in front of Ampersound. Photo: Jill Wenner. A scene along Saranac Lake’s Third Thursday Art Walk. The next Art Walk will be this Thursday, August 21, from 5:00 -7:30 pm, and will kick off the annual Adirondack Plein Air Festival

Photo of the Day ( Pitcher plants and sundews, St. Regis Pond. Photo: The Sholls

Photo of the Day ( Cormorant taking off from the setback at Wanakena. Photo: Kristin V. Rehder

Artwork of the Day ( The 10th Mountain Division Band at a previous performance on the Green in Cape Vincent. The band will give a free concert this Saturday from 5-7 pm as part of the Concert on the Green series.

Artwork of the Day ( Lisa Vroman in concert in 2010. Photo: Sarah Ross Photography. Broadway star and Crane School of Music alumna Lisa Vroman will perform a free concert “Broadway on the Battlefield” in the Memorial Grove at the Battlefield State Historic Site, Sackets Harbor, NY, Sunday, August 17 from 3-5 pm.

Photo of the Day ( Double rainbow over Placidmere Farm near Lake Placid, NY. Photo: Marc Galvin


Toms are a really special crop. They excite passions that very few other crops do.

Artwork of the Day ( “Subtle Toad Nightmare,” poetry postcard. Poet: Harold Porr. Calligraphy and illustration: Bob Woods.

Photo of the Day ( Hands-free gardening. This batch of tiger lilies has come back every year since the realtor showed us our place in 1983. Photo: Dale Hobson, Potsdam, NY

Artwork of the Day ( “Main Street Stairway,” photograph. Artist: Barry Lobdell. This work is part of a new exhibit, “12983: Exploring Saranac Lake,” opening August 1 at the Adirondack Artists Guild in Saranac Lake with a reception from 5-7 pm

Photo of the Day ( Looking across Deer River Flow toward Debar Mt. Photo: Lois Cutter, Nicholville, NY

Photo of the Day ( ”Izzy going canoeing on the Hudson.” Coming out of Café Sarah in North Creek, I caught Izzy waiting for his partner. Photo: Frank Murtagh, Brant Lake, NY

Artwork of the Day ( Cast of “Ring of Fire: the Music of Johnny Cash.” (L to R, Larry Tobias, Andrew Ross Crowe, Amanda Ryan Paige, Mike Rosengarten, Chris Blisset). Photo: Brian MacDonald. “Ring of Fire” closes the season at St. Michael’s Playhouse in Colchester, VT with performances July 30 through August 9.

Artwork of the Day ( Title unknown, ceramic vessel. Artist: Alex Costantino. Pottery and paintings by this artist will be featured at the <a href=”">Artist In Residence Gallery</a> in Enosburg Falls, VT in their monthly reception Sunday, August 3 at 1 pm.