Lake Placid News Newsen-usThu, 24 May 2018 23:10:29 EDTThu, 24 May 2018 23:10:29 EDT of this week's Lake Placid News PLACID - In this week's Lake Placid News, we have features on the Lake Placid-North Elba Distinguished Adult and Teen Volunteers of the Year, Ruth Hart and Olivia Sawyer, and the first Lake Placid Community Day, which was held Sunday, May 20 a...Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTLake Placid volunteers of the year honored, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTThe promise of sight PLACID - Tina Leonard, 60, doesn't look like she's blind. She doesn't wear Ray-Ban sunglasses like musician Ray Charles did. She looks normal with her eyeglasses, which are just for protection. She's been legally blind for five years.Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTUP CLOSE: London to Lake Placid PLACID - Susan Friedmann sat in her living room, drinking tea and occasionally engaging with her two cats, Tiger and Chai, which translates to "life" in Hebrew. There's quite a lot to say about Friedmann.Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTGIVING BACK: Eat ADK added food drive this year 10 days in the spring shoulder season, restaurants in the Tri-Lakes area offer prefixed menus at $15, $20 or $30 as part of the Eat ADK Restaurant Week, which was held May 3-10.Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 EDT