Lake Placid News, 26 Sep 2016 15:03:45 EDTMon, 26 Sep 2016 15:03:45 EDT to revive ads about outdoor ethicshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com Adirondacks were loaded with people on Labor Day weekend. Hikers in the High Peaks Wilderness overwhelmed Adirondack Mountain Club staff, who said they had never seen this many people in the backcountry.Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTMasons help give Shipman Center a needed face-lifthttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com of the Lake Placid Lodge No. 834 Free & Accepted Masons helped staff and students give the Thomas Shipman Sr. Memorial Youth Center a needed face-lift on Thursday, Sept.Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTNo shortage of giving back in the Adirondackshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com month for almost three years, in our Giving Back series, we've highlighted some of the many individual and group-led efforts to raise money for people and organizations in need.Thu, 8 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTState lawmakers should not get proposed raiseshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com strongly oppose a 47 percent raise for state legislators. They have a long way to go before they earn what we already give them. For part-time work, a New York Assembly member or senator now makes a base rate $79,500 a year.Thu, 1 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTSports events the cornerstone of our summer economyhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com 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 EDT