Lake Placid News, 24 Aug 2016 15:21:03 EDTWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:21:03 EDT THE SCENE: Keene Valley looks forward to library expansion I was a kid growing up in Lake Placid, I loved to read biographies. The Lake Placid Library had a bookshelf filled with them located at the foot of the stairs that went down to the children's section. The book covers were orange.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTOLYMPIC HISTORY: Remembering the Lake Placid Roamers hockey team is a beloved sport in Lake Placid's history. From the 1932 Olympic Winter Games, to the 1980 Games, to good old backyard pond hockey, the game is woven into the fabric of this community.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTMARTHA SEZ: Enjoy summer before fall gives you wings, once again it is late August, a time of year that carries a warning: Enjoy what's left of the summer! Don't let it slide through your hands like so much beach sand.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTWORLD FOCUS: The righteous among nations's note: This is Part 1 of a two-part series.) --- Indicative of the intellectual curiosity of the Lake Placid News and the Virginia Gazette readers was the response of several of them to my recent column, "Snapshots of Genocide.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTSINFONIETTA REVIEW: Bows for everyone at the final Symphony Series concert Lake Placid Sinfonietta, under the direction of Ron Spigelman, concluded its six-week summer series Sunday, Au.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT