Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 22 May 2015 08:46:37 EDTFri, 22 May 2015 08:46:37 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssON THE SCENE: 50 years ago in Selma, Alabamahttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523433.htmlImagine that you are standing in front of a bridge getting ready to walk up and over where just a few weeks ago men and women, young and old, had been savagely beaten by the police.Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTMARTHA SEZ: Taking a break to plant more flowershttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523434.html"Saturday morning was come, and all the summer world was bright and fresh, and brimming with life." So begins Chapter Two of "Tom Sawyer," in which Tom cons other neighborhood boys into whitewashing Aunt Polly's fence.Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTWORLD FOCUS: Legend of the golemhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523435.htmlWhen the Willis family endowed the "John H. Willis Jr.Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTNORTH COUNTRY KITCHEN: Chives: The first herb of springhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523436.htmlThe bright green, grass-like tubular leaves herald the coming of spring. One of the first perennials to pop up, they will last through the summer and past the first few fall frosts. Chives (Allium schoenoprasum L.Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTON THE SCENE: Following one's passionhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523395.htmlTwo people who lived and died nearly 150 years apart were honored Saturday, May 9 at the John Brown Farm State Historic Site: abolitionist John Brown and the environmental social activist Brother Yusuf Abdul Wasi Burgess.Thu, 14 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT