Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 23 Aug 2014 01:33:07 EDTSat, 23 Aug 2014 01:33:07 EDT fishing, friends and an old fish Adirondacks have a long and storied history of angling adventures that date back more than a century and a half, and some of these stories just must be told.Sat, 23 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTOil spill unfolding on Mill Pond in Lake Placid PLACID - Residents bordering Mill Pond are worried over an oil spill discovered Thursday on this dammed-up portion of the Chubb River.Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTIt's time to wake up and smell the garbage summer season appears to have hit the turning point. Fortunately, I've spent the majority of the past week on the water, and in the water. I took advantage of it while I could.Sat, 16 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTScience from the side of a cliff PLACID - Students from the Lake Placid Middle-High School got a chance for some hands-on learning in the backcountry in late July. The students took a rock climbing and science course with Lake Placid guides Don Mellor and Michael Bauma.Fri, 15 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTYOUR NEIGHBORHOOD: Improvements planned for Old Orchard Trail PLACID - A trailhead on Bear Cub Lane is in the early stages of getting a major face-lift. Plans are in the works to improve a trail owned by the Henry II and Mildred A.Fri, 15 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT