Lake Placid News Olympicsen-usSat, 23 Jun 2018 10:08:28 EDTSat, 23 Jun 2018 10:08:28 EDT up and ready for the summer season PLACID - There's new ice back on the rinks at the Olympic Center, and Lake Placid is ready to begin a new summer skating season onJune 21 with world-class performers, exciting competitions and top-notch development programs for both youngsters...Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDTTransition phase: Weibrecht looks to future after retirement PLACID - Olympian Andrew Weibrecht officially announced his retirement from alpine skiing recently. And although his competitive career that included winning two Olympic medals is over, the Lake Placid native has plenty on his plate.Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTMazdzer's last waltz on Dancing with the Stars delivering two well-received performances on "Dancing with the Stars" these past two weeks, Olympic luge silver medalist and Saranac Laker Chris Mazdzer and his professional dance partner Witney Carson didn't receive enough votes Monday, Ma...Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTDesigns for 2 sliding sports start ramps in the works PLACID - If the state Olympic Regional Development Authority gets approval and finds the money, this village will have two start ramp facilities for its Olympic sliding sports instead of a combined one, which was originally proposed.Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTSliding star shines PLACID - Chris Mazdzer is a self-proclaimed non-dancer, but that didn't stop him from Salsa dancing and swinging his partner in circles by his neck as she wrapped her thighs around him.Fri, 4 May 2018 00:00:00 EDT