Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 19 Sep 2014 19:56:26 EDTFri, 19 Sep 2014 19:56:26 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssPlease take the shopping surveyshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522199.htmlHaving data about Lake Placid's retail shopping situation - the pros, cons and challenges - will be a valuable resource for municipal leaders, economic development planners and, most importantly, business owners.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTRocky transition for NY educationhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522170.htmlThe state recently announced the math and English language arts results for students in grades 3 to 8. It was not a pretty picture overall, and many education officials are having to face up to some subpar outcome.Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTWaterskiing on Mirror Lake not compatible with vision for villagehttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522132.htmlIt's tough to turn down business, but that's what we're asking the Lake Placid Village Board of Trustees to do as they face re-issuing a permit for next year's Eastern Region Water Ski Championship regional qualifier on Mirror Lake.Thu, 4 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTLet's walk out of the darkness for suicide preventionhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522109.htmlOne wonders how a person who appears to be so happy and excited about life, like comedian Robin Williams, would commit suicide.Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTSupport another kind of ski eventhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522071.htmlWe are itching to comment on the recent waterskiing tournament on Mirror Lake and are formulating our opinion on whether the event should be held again; however, a more timely ski event has caught our attention that needs plugging this week.Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT