Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 25 Jan 2015 05:17:38 EDTSun, 25 Jan 2015 05:17:38 EDT THE SCENE: Northwood pond hockey you ever strapped on a pair of skates, grabbed a stick, and played hockey with a bunch of friends on a cleared bit of lake or pond, or flooded back yard? The teams are often a mix of ages, abilities, and gender.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTEDITORIAL BOARD: Willie Janeway, Adirondack Council, part 2 is the second part of a two-part interview. The first part was published in the Jan. 9 issue.) Lake Placid News Editor Andy Flynn spoke with Adirondack Council Executive Director Willie Janeway on Friday, Dec. 26 at the LPN offic.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTHISTORY IS COOL week, we explore the history of the Olympic Region from the archives of the Lake Placid News. Search the online Lake Placid News archives at NYS Historic Newspapers ( --- 99 years ago - Jan.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTWORLD FOCUS: Blindsided Franklin D. Roosevelt often used his Fireside Chats to explain to the nation complex political issues. To make the issue easily understood, he used parables - succinct, didactic stories.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTMARTHA SEZ: This is where the gypsy psychic comes in do gypsy fortune tellers, ghosts, Bigfoot, aliens and demons have in common? Not much, except that they are all part of our popular culture, our Twentieth Century pagan mythology.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT