Lake Placid News, 21 Feb 2017 00:20:05 EDTTue, 21 Feb 2017 00:20:05 EDT PHOTO OF THE MONTH: Intervales, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTON THE SCENE: Keene Central School does Picasso took Keene Central School by storm last week and, doing so, fostered public speaking, inspired works of art, helped students enhance their ability to speak Spanish, and deepened their knowledge of art history.Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTWORLD FOCUS: The logic of civil war"One of the primary things I hope the audience takes away from my talk is a better understanding of the logic of civil war in Africa," said Philip Roessler, professor of government and the director of the Center for African Development at William &...Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTMARTHA SEZ: Valentine's Day is for the birds ... literally I write this column, it is St. Valentine's Day, according to British folklore, the day the wild bird, be it chaffinch, swallow or turtle dove, chooses that special bird with whom he or she will mate for lif.Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTON THE SCENE: Using the arts to heal America's veterans weekend, I went to Tampa Bay, Florida to attend a conference on using the arts to strengthen resiliency and support the healing and re-integration of military men and women into civilian society.Thu, 9 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDT