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Wonderful trail addition

October 8, 2015 To the editor: I read with interest your article on the opening of the Heaven Hill trails at the end of Bear Cub Road in Lake Placid. more »»

Bugs in Essex Co. bed tax on vacation rentals

October 8, 2015 To the editor: The proposed bed tax expansion, to include private rentals, in Essex County needs a closer look than has been disclosed so far. It may have some potential legal issues. more »»

Boathouse fight was pricey, senseless and preventable

October 1, 2015 The removal last week of two boathouses from the shoreline of Lake Placid marked the end of a five-year legal battle. more »»

Why did family push boathouse case so far?

October 1, 2015 To the editor: As one of the neighbors involved in the illegal boathouse case, I read with interest your recent article on the last chapter in this five-year saga. more »»

Kiwanis Club happy to host Radio Week, Teddy Bear Picnic

October 1, 2015 To the editor: The Kiwanis Club of Lake Placid believes that it takes a community to raise a child. This is why we call on our citizens to support Kiwanis Radio Week. more »»

GUEST COMMENTARY: North Country Out of the Darkness Walk

September 24, 2015 Recently I was visiting with Barb (Rand) Ryan, an extremely strong and inspirational woman. Truth be known, I wish I had never met he. more »»

GUEST COMMENTARY: ‘Follow the Leader’ to Teddy Bear Picnic 2015

September 17, 2015 Do you remember the children’s game called “Follow the Leader” or by another name “Simon Says”? The Kiwanis Club of Lake Placid has chosen “Follow the Leader” as the theme for this year’s Teddy Bea... more »»

Other reasons to thank Seney

September 17, 2015 To the editor: Shirley Seney made significant political contributions in the Saranac Lake section of North Elba that were not mentioned in her obituary. more »»

Shirley Seney memories

September 17, 2015 To the editor: Every editor of the Lake Placid News has a Shirley Seney story. more »»

GUEST COMMENTARY: A scenic trap for workers

September 10, 2015 After finishing the Ohio University grad school program for English literature in May of 2015 (thesis pending), I embarked on an art project, one I anticipate will take two or three years to complete. more »»

Grateful to town staff for horse show grounds maintenance

September 10, 2015 To the editor: There is a wonderful, scenic, quiet, and clean loop of asphalt available at the North Elba Horse Show Grounds for inline skating, courtesy of Butch Martin and the town of North Elba... more »»

Please help a dog and family in need

September 10, 2015 To the editor: A tragedy occurred in Keeseville when a reckless driver plowed into a front yard and hit the the family dog, who was enjoying time with her family. more »»

Thanks for a big rugby tourney

September 10, 2015 To the editor: The goal posts are put away, the fields are cleaned up, and our muscles and bones are almost healed. more »»

GUEST COMMENTARY: Recalling another wild manhunt

September 3, 2015 Approximately 60 years ago, there was another serious manhunt in this area all but forgotten now, but it was big news at the time, equally as exciting and drama filled as the Dannemora escape in Jun... more »»

Peak to Brew organizers give thanks

August 27, 2015 To the editor: The race directors of the Peak to Brew Relay Race would like to convey our sincerest gratitude to all of the townships, municipalities, ambulance companies and other supporters that... more »»

‘Two Guys’ thank everyone for the fundraising support

August 20, 2015 To the editor: On Monday, July 21, the fundraiser “Two Guys, One Goal: Beat Cancer” took place at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts. more »»

State used prison administrators as scapegoats

August 13, 2015 To the editor: I normally am not a letter writer, but I feel I have to say something on behalf of those dedicated employees at Clinton Correctional Facility who were thrown under the bus as... more »»

Misspellings raise questions about editing

August 13, 2015 To the editor: I was disappointed to see the MANY misspellings of our distinguished guest Navah Perlman’s name in Naj Wikoff’s article. more »»

LPCA gala went wonderfully

August 13, 2015 To the editor: On behalf of the Board of Directors and staff of the Lake Placid Center for the Arts, I would like to thank the entire community for the tremendous support of our beautiful summer... more »»

Thanks for help with KB Memorial Golf Tournament

August 13, 2015 To the editor: Sunday, Aug. 9 marked the eighth annual Kevin Broderick (KB) Memorial Golf Tournament at Craig Wood Golf Course. more »»

Healthy air is essential

August 13, 2015 To the editor: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s newly announced Clean Power Plan is, in the words of Administrator Gina McCarthy, “an investment in a better future for all of our children. more »»



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Morning commute

October 8, 2015 Not a bad morning commute along Lake Flower in Saranac Lake. Hands were a bit cold with the temperature at about 33 degrees. Should clear up to be a nice day. more »

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