Lake Placid News Newsen-usTue, 17 Jan 2017 07:51:41 EDTTue, 17 Jan 2017 07:51:41 EDT Lake family loses home to fire LAKE - A local family lost their home and belongings when fire swept through their Lake Street house Monday morning. "We're devastated," Cynthia Powers said. "Everything we had and all our memories are in that house. It's all gone.Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTScare at Mirror Lake Inn as chimney fire is contained PLACID Guests at the Mirror Lake Inn woke up to a scare this morning as a chimney fire in the hotel's main building forced some to evacuate. A smoky odor filled the building, but no one was hur.Sat, 14 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTAdirondack 'gateway' planned for former Frontier Town (update) HUDSON - A "Gateway to the Adirondacks" is planned for the site of the former Frontier Town theme park, thanks to a $32 million state investment proposed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo.Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTEditors' preview of this week's Lake Placid News PLACID - In the Up Close feature in this week's Lake Placid News, Staff Writer Antonio "Tony" Olivero stopped by the Lake Placid Elementary School to speak with Bill and Judy Borzilleri about the weekly pickleball games they organiz.Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTUP CLOSE: Borzilleris bring pickleball to Lake Placid PLACID - Sitting alongside the rear wall inside the Lake Placid Elementary School gymnasium, Bob Martell begins to peg just what pickleball is within the world of sport. Indoor tennis? Well, yes, there are similarities, but not quite.Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDT