NCCC hosts ‘Higher Education at a Crossroads’ summit

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SARANAC LAKE — Local leaders, stakeholders and supporters of North Country Community College outlined ways to enhance the value of the college to students and communities and discussed how to better confront the challenges and opportunities facing the region during a day-long summit held at ...

Food, music fest to be named after Dmitry Feld

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LAKE PLACID — The Shipman Youth Center Board of Directors met Tuesday, June 4 to discuss transforming the longtime I Love BBQ and Music Festival — a three-day event — into a trimmed down single-day event this summer that would still include food and music. They also decided Tuesday to ...

Record numbers for marathon?

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LAKE PLACID — The annual Lake Placid Marathon and Half is set to return here on Sunday, June 9, and according to race owner and operator Greg Borzilleri, this year could possibly see its biggest field since he took over the race in 2017. The total number of participants registered for ...

Placid rail trail work continues

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LAKE PLACID — A new trailhead for the 34-mile Adirondack Rail Trail is set to go up on Station Street, featuring a picnic pavilion, year-round restrooms, interpretive signage and a parking area. The Lake Placid Village Board of Trustees is working with the Open Space Institute, a New ...

Lake Placid poised to host XC World Cup finale in 2026

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LAKE PLACID — If all goes according to plan, Mount Van Hoevenberg will be hosting the 2026 FIS Cross-Country Ski World Cup finale in March 2026, about a month after the Milano Cortina 2026 Olympic Winter Games in Italy. The International Ski and Snowboard Federation hosted its 55th ...