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Shea ice built for figure skaters

July 19, 2019 LAKE PLACID — White, black or unpainted — which ice color is best to skate on? Frequent visitors to the 1932 Jack Shea Arena in Lake Placid’s Olympic Center might notice something different these... more »»

‘The Greatest Showman’ takes centerstage in Lake Placid

July 18, 2019 LAKE PLACID — The finale of the July 13 Saturday Night Ice Show was set to the song, “The Greatest Show” from the 2017 musical hit The Greatest Showman, appropriate considering that the skater wh... more »»

Fourth of July spirit on ice

July 12, 2019 LAKE PLACID — Appropriate to the Fourth of July holiday celebrated days earlier, the first Lake Placid Saturday Night Ice Show guest skaters of the 2019 season, Ashley Cain-Gribble and Timothy... more »»

Babington sweeps into history

July 9, 2019 LAKE PLACID — At least this year, the I Love NY Horse Show could probably have just changed its name to the Kevin Babington Show. more »»

Skaters come to Placid from far and wide

July 4, 2019 LAKE PLACID — Lake Placid was busy this week, with the Lake Placid Horse Show beginning at the North Elba Show Grounds on Tuesday, June 25 and approximately 500 figure skaters at the Olympic... more »»

Adults kick off summer skating season

June 28, 2019 LAKE PLACID — The summer skating season started in Lake Placid on Friday, June 21, when the Adult Figure Skating Weekend took place in the Olympic Cente. more »»

Italy gets 2026 Winter Olympics

June 28, 2019 LAKE PLACID — At least when it comes to the sliding sports, Americans couldn’t be much more excited with the selection of the Italian cities of Milan and Cortina d’Ampezzo as the host of the 2026... more »»

Mini-Tri season off to fast start

June 26, 2019 LAKE PLACID — The 36th annual High Peaks Cyclery Mini-Tri series kicked off Monday, as a large and fast crowd assembled to take on the 400-yard swim, the 12-mile bike and 3-mile run course. more »»

Keepers of the gate at Lake Placid Horse Show

June 25, 2019 LAKE PLACID — The stars of the Lake Placid and I Love NY horse shows may be the horses and riders, but a small army of support staff is what keeps the shows running. more »»

Italy's Milan-Cortina wins vote to host 2026 Winter Olympics

June 24, 2019 LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Riding a wave of widespread Italian enthusiasm to be an Olympic host, Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo won the vote Monday to stage the 2026 Winter Games. more »»

Diamond stars

June 18, 2019 Four Lake Placid baseball players and one member of the Saranac Lake Red Storm were recognized for their solid seasons by being selected to Champlain Valley Athletic Conference all-star teams... more »»

School boards to decide hockey merger in coming weeks

June 14, 2019 The combining of the Saranac Lake and Lake Placid’s high school boys’ hockey teams could be finalized by both school boards by the beginning of Jul. more »»

Caligiore rallies for first pro win

June 11, 2019 HARTFORD, Conn. more »»

BU runners overtake LP marathon

June 11, 2019 LAKE PLACID — About 1,000 runners took to the streets of Lake Placid on Sunday, June 2 as the 15th annual Lake Placid Marathon and Half kicked off. more »»

Toishi savors trip to states

June 7, 2019 LAKE PLACID — Sonja Toishi would have loved to have moved on to the state high school tennis championships when she won the Section VII girls singles title as a seventh-grader two years ago while... more »»

It’s marathon time

June 7, 2019 LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Marathon and Half will bring nearly 1,000 runners to the streets of the village this Sunday, June 9, and the owner of the race says it couldn’t be done without the help... more »»

Lake Placid Marathon road closures

June 7, 2019 LAKE PLACID — The annual Lake Placid Marathon and Half will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 9. more »»

Lake Placid, Saranac Lake may merge boys hockey, Alpine ski teams next year

June 7, 2019 LAKE PLACID — More team mergers may be on the horizo. more »»

Trail runners take on mountain course

June 5, 2019 KEENE VALLEY — The Mountaineer gear store’s annual Great Adirondack Trail Run drew just about a hundred trail runners to the two runs in Keene Valley on Saturday, June . more »»

Bombers fall in baseball title game

June 4, 2019 PLATTSBURGH — The Ticonderoga baseball team scored early and often Monday, June 3, and stifled Lake Placid’s offense with an outstanding pitching performance on the way to winning the Section VII,... more »»

Meet Greg Borzilleri, owner of the Lake Placid Marathon and Half

May 31, 2019 LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Marathon and Half is celebrating its 15th year on Sunday, June 9, and race director Greg Borzilleri sat down with the Lake Placid News on Thursday, May 23 to talk about... more »»



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Taking it one step at a time on the Lake Placid Diet

June 20, 2019 It’s like looking in a full-length mirror every time I file a new column. That’s why it’s taken me so long to give you an update on the Lake Placid Diet. I dread looking in the mirro. more »

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