Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5002/Editorialsen-usSun, 28 Aug 2016 01:10:12 EDTSun, 28 Aug 2016 01:10:12 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssSports events the cornerstone of our summer economyhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/525694.htmlWe don't have to be reminded how busy it's been this summer, yet we're glad the Summit Lacrosse Tournament folks reminded us this week that the big sports events that fill our village during the warm season are good for business.Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTAmerica, stop throwing away our historyhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/525647.htmlThe old Lake Placid Toboggan Chute on Mirror Lake is history. Most of it has been chopped up and hauled away to the scrap yard to make room for a new, safer toboggan chute. It's too late to save.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTUnshackle the holidays from uncreative, greedy execshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/525628.htmlCongratulations, corporate America. You continue to cheapen our most sacred holidays by encroaching on our summertime respite from the long winter seaso.Thu, 11 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTU.S. House should support Olympians and pass TEAM Acthttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/525601.htmlFor the past several years, members of the U.S. Congress have presented bills that support re-writing the federal tax law so American Olympic and Paralympic athletes are tax exempt from the medals they win and honorariums they earn from the U.S.Thu, 4 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTPolice officers, public walk the fine, blue linehttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/525576.htmlIn a letter to the editor we published this week, Essex County Sheriff Richard Cutting urged people to sympathize and cooperate with police officers, who he said have grown more fearful for their lives due to recent cop killings.Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT