Lake Placid News Newsen-usWed, 25 May 2016 18:19:42 EDTWed, 25 May 2016 18:19:42 EDT charged with embezzling over $300,000 PLACID - A chief financial officer of a Lake Placid dentist office was charged Monday with embezzling more than $300,000 from it and another North Country business.Tue, 24 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTAdirondack Land trust raises money to buy iconic vista LAKE - The sun rises over Whiteface Mountain in the distance. A low fog hovers over the Bloomingdale Bog. And an old cemetery sits quietly to the side.Tue, 24 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTLake Placid BBQ fest a contender for USA Today 10Best PLACID - Fans of the Olympic Village's annual I Love BBQ and Music Festival have until June 20 to cast their vote and make this event one of USA Today's 10Best Readers' Choice Best BBQ Festivals in the nation.Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTAdirondack state campgrounds open for summer - State campgrounds in the Adirondack and Catskill parks officially opened Friday, May 20 for the summer season.Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTEditors' preview of this week's Lake Placid News PLACID - We're pleased to announce this week that the USA Luge Board of Directors decided May 14 to keep their headquarters in Lake Placid after considering a move to Park City, Utah, site of the 2002 Olympic Winter Games sliding center.Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT