Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 6 Oct 2015 16:15:50 EDTTue, 6 Oct 2015 16:15:50 EDT County will tax vacation rentals - The Essex County Board of Supervisors approved an amendment to its occupancy tax Monday, Oct. 5, including vacation rentals under the new la.Tue, 6 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTCuomo picks advisor as new DEC commissioner (3rd update) Andrew Cuomo on Friday announced a new commissioner of the state Department of Environmental Conservation - Basil Seggos, the governor's top environmental advisor.Fri, 2 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTSlice of Heaven PLACID - Dozens of people huddled under a tent Wednesday to see the opening of the new Heaven Hill Trails system on Bear Cub Lane.Thu, 1 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTPEOPLE AT WORK: Maintaining the village PLACID - The village Department of Public Works employees are used to getting their hands dirty. So it was a typical day Tuesday when three workers were called to Mid's Park to empty debris collected from a catch basin under the park.Thu, 1 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTOther end of N-P Trail is now off road, in forest - Several public officials were on hand under glistening sunshine Wednesday, Sept. 23 for a ceremony officially opening the state Department of Environmental Conservation's final 7.Thu, 1 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDT