Lake Placid News, 23 May 2017 04:46:29 EDTTue, 23 May 2017 04:46:29 EDT THE SCENE: Locals reflect on Stefanik's PBS forum Monday, May 8, Mountain Lake PBS held a community forum with Congresswoman Elise Stefanik at its Plattsburgh studio.Sun, 21 May 2017 00:00:00 EDTWORLD FOCUS: The life of Robert Frost year ago, when I interviewed Henry Hart, the J. B. Hickman Professor of Humanities at the College of William & Mary, a noted literary biographer and an award-winning poet, his new book, "The Life of Robert Frost," was a work-in-progress.Sun, 21 May 2017 00:00:00 EDTMARTHA SEZ: Author shares plane crash story at library Karen Wielinski spoke at the Keene Valley Library Monday, May 15, about her book, "One on the Ground: The Story of One Family Before, During, and After Continental Flight 3407 Crashed into Their Home," published by Librastream.Sun, 21 May 2017 00:00:00 EDTOLYMPIC PHOTOS OF THE MONTH are two photos of bobsled pilot William "Billy" Fiske in Lake Placid in 1932. At the 1928 Olympic Winter Games in St. Moritz, Switzerland, Fiske was the driver of the first five-man U.S.Sun, 21 May 2017 00:00:00 EDTON THE SCENE: The spirit of John Brown lives Merriam-Webster dictionary defines violence as the use of force so as to injure, abuse, damage or destroy. We tend to think of the use of physical force, but there is a multitude of ways of inflicting violence.Thu, 11 May 2017 00:00:00 EDT