Its six degrees below zero, and when driving through Plattsburgh, if one isn't paying much attention, chances are they'll miss Sophie's Books & Puzzles. The newly opened book store sits in a plaza on Cornelia Street, thrown in the middle of Plattsburgh's fast-food strip.
All Points North Editor in Chief Melanie Rivera and Multimedia Editor Annarose Colucci got a chance to watch the cupcake making process performed by DeLish Head Baker Rachel Berggren and document it on video.
Spanning back to the French and Indian War, Fort Ticonderoga has a long history of conflict. Nowadays, the fort is a tourist destination, hosting reenactments, tours and educational programs. This February, it staged a reenactment of “The Battle on Snowshoes,” the ill-fated skirmish between Robert Roger’s Rangers and the combined Native American and French troops of Fort Carillon.