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Time running out for Placid’s holiday decorating contest

December 8, 2017 Residents, businesses, schools, churches, the town and village and community organizations have all done a great job decorating the Olympic Village in time for the holiday season, especially for thi... more »»

 
 
 
Shop locally this holiday season

December 1, 2017 We know we say this every year around this time, but it’s important and is worth repeating. Small Business Saturday was this past Saturda. more »»

Never run a generator indoors

December 1, 2017 It is unlikely we will ever know why a family in rural Jefferson County, West Virginia, took the risk they did last weekend. None of them — a man, woman, teenager and toddler — survived. more »»

Thankful for much and hoping for more

November 23, 2017 It seems like a day doesn’t go by that there isn’t a shooting, drug overdose, terrorist attack, weather event, domestic violence incident or a sexual harassment accusation. more »»

Put some thought into giving to food pantries

November 17, 2017 It’s usually an afterthought. Walking out the door at the grocery store, you see a cardboard box serving as a catch-all for donations to the local food pantry. more »»

Notice, then stop domestic violence

November 10, 2017 STOP and think how we can help prevent domestic violence. Abuse and control can take many forms, but awareness of emotional, economic, sexual and physical abuse is the first step to stopping it. more »»

NY needs to rein in business giveaways

October 27, 2017 We appreciate that regional rather than Albany officials screen the projects New York’s Regional Economic Development Councils put up for state fundin. more »»

Defend park against out-of-state toxins

October 20, 2017 It’s sad but not surprising that the Trump administration is scrapping the Clean Power Plan. more »»

Why registering to vote is important

October 13, 2017 Voting is a duty of all citizens; your country needs you to do it. The more of us who vote, the stronger our decisions as a people. It’s also a privilege to vote in a free, fair and honest electio. more »»

One week left to change your party for 2018 primaries

October 6, 2017 On Oct. 13, one week from today — that’s the deadline to change the party affiliation on your voter registration in time to vote in next year’s primary elections. more »»

Make plans to celebrate this year’s Lake Placid Hall of Fame inductees

October 6, 2017 We are excited to see two deserving community members being inducted into the Lake Placid Hall of Fame this year, and we encourage people to attend the Class of 2017 induction ceremony to help... more »»

Timbuctoo story is worth revisiting

September 28, 2017 We’d like to call your attention again to a piece of little-known history, from the days when slavery was still in full force in the United States. more »»

Lonely, excrutiating death breaks our hearts

September 22, 2017 People up here in the Adirondacks never got the chance to know Alex Stevens, and that’s part of the reason we are saddened by his recent death in the High Peaks Wildernes. more »»

Deposit could reduce plastic bag disposal

September 15, 2017 Society needs to reduce its reliance on throwaway plastic bags. They aren’t biodegradabl. more »»

Preserve Gooley Club buildings? No

September 8, 2017 The Gooley Club is one of more than 20 groups of hunters who used to lease from the Finch, Pruyn timber compan. more »»

Organizers still need volunteers for the new Ironman race

September 1, 2017 Lake Placid is an Ironman town. It has been since 1999, and it will be for at least another five years. more »»

Looking for feedback with online survey

August 25, 2017 What are you thinking? We want to know. more »»

Get a biodigester that fits North Elba

August 18, 2017 For much of U.S. history, refuse was discarded just about anywhere: fields, forests, pits, rivers, lakes and oceans. Then, for generations, trash was collected and dumped into landfills. more »»

Farewell to a trusted local news reporter

August 11, 2017 Chris Knight has been Saranac Lake’s premier news reporter for 16 years: almost eight years at WNBZ radio and then eight more at the Adirondack Daily Enterprise, also contributing to the Lake Placid... more »»

Stefanik improves record on pollution

August 3, 2017 We’re glad Rep. Elise Stefanik voted to retain clean air rules — one of only two Republicans from New York and 11 nationwide to do so. They didn’t prevail, though. The U.S. more »»

A fitting tribute at the beach house

July 27, 2017 Two years after the Lake Placid village board approved naming the Mirror Lake beach house community room after the late David Ackerman, a plaque will be formally unveiled there Saturday, July 29. more »»

 
 

 

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Lake Placid Half Marathon among the most walker-friendly races in Northeast

May 11, 2017 Since launching the Lake Placid Diet more than three years ago, I’ve had my ups and downs with weight and highs and lows with self-esteem, health issues and achieving my goals. more »

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