Lake Placid News, 26 Apr 2017 05:45:53 EDTWed, 26 Apr 2017 05:45:53 EDT PHOTO OF THE MONTH: 40 years and counting PLACID - April 21, 1977 marks the 40th anniversary of when construction began for the Olympic Ice Center. Gilbane Building Company managed the construction site in the center of the village of Lake Placid.Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTON THE SCENE: My Easter at the farm, church and the old dump weekend started for me by visiting my nephew Riker and niece Abi who live in West Pawlet, Vermont, a farming hamlet that makes Keene Valley feel large in compariso.Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTROTARY CLUB NEWS: Rotary helps with funds for unbudgeted school needs Rotary Club of Lake Placid will donate a substantial portion of the proceeds from its May 9 Trivia Night fundraiser to the Educational Opportunity Fund to support the very important work of this new organization.Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTMARTHA SEZ: Wildlife abounds on California trip have come to California, leaving behind the town of Keene in the great Adirondack Park, with its boreal owl that may or may not still be dive bombing rodents on the Lacy Road before heading farther north to breed, as well as the black bears that...Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTWORLD FOCUS: Holocaust history and memory Black is an internationally recognized historiographer, a professor of history at the University of Exeter, United Kingdom, and the author of more than 100 books on military history, international relations and British politic.Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDT