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WE ARE LAKE PLACID podcast: Sid Ward

July 27, 2018
By ANDY FLYNN - Editor ( , Lake Placid News

Lake Placid News Staff Writer Griffin Kelly recently visited the wood shop of Sid Ward in Jay for a Giving Back feature in the July 20 issue. Ward may be retired from his family business, Ward Lumber, but he still works full-time in his shop making cutting boards. He sells them and gives 100 percent of the proceeds to local organizations that do good, such as fire departments, churches, etc.

Listen to this interview on the latest episode of "We are Lake Placid," the weekly podcast from the Lake Placid News, by visiting iTunes at

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Sid Ward poses at his home and workshop in Jay with his homemade cutting boards, which he sells throughout the year. He donates 100 percent of the proceeds to local charities. (News photo — Griffin Kelly)



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