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Healthy air is essential

August 13, 2015 To the editor: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s newly announced Clean Power Plan is, in the words of Administrator Gina McCarthy, “an investment in a better future for all of our children. more »»

GUEST COMMENTARY: The bigger picture of summer camp

August 6, 2015 Just prior to the arrival of our campers, I spoke at Treetops’ staff orientation about the lofty pursuit of mentoring children. more »»

Time for Albany to get behind a Lake Placid ’26 Winter Olympics bid

August 6, 2015 To the editor: While it seems that 2026 may be a long time away, potential Winter Olympic host cities, including a number of U.S. cities, are already lining up and promoting themselves. more »»

Great job fighting the Main St. fire

August 6, 2015 To the editor: After a great job of firefighting by the Lake Placid Volunteer Fire Department and the other mutual aid companies of the North Country, we are able to say thank you. more »»

Thank you, Joshua Fund

August 6, 2015 To the editor: Two years ago I adopted a beautiful rescue Pekingese named Juni (Junebug). She had cataracts in both eyes and glaucoma in one eye but it didn’t slow her down. more »»

Property owners thank the firefighters and the community

July 30, 2015 To the editor: We have always known that our volunteer firefighters are dedicated, hardworking, brave men and women. But Saturday, on Main Street everyone got to experience it first-hand. more »»

Supervisor lauds firefighting effort

July 30, 2015 To the editor: To the residents of Lake Placid: It is a testament to the resiliency and spirit of this community and region that Lake Placid would have a major structure fire in its main busines... more »»

GUEST COMMENTARY: Lake Placid’s fire response passes test of well-seasoned resort town

July 30, 2015 The stage was set: thousands of volunteers at the ready; thousands of competitors awaiting the early morning start of a long, grueling, but rewarding day; and a resort community welcoming them all,... more »»

Student misquoted in article

July 23, 2015 To the editor: My name is Liza Amirault, and I am a 16-year-old senior at Keene Central School. more »»

Don’t tear up the tracks

July 23, 2015 To the editor: The citizens of Lake Placid should object to the removal of the railroad tracks in order to create another trai. more »»

Neighbors helping neighbors

July 23, 2015 To the editor: Once again the residents and staff at the Uihlein Living Center are reminded of how fortunate we are to live in a tight-knit community. more »»

Sinfonietta review was disappointing

July 16, 2015 To the editor: Steve Lester’s review (in the July 10 issue of the Lake Placid News) was anything but a thoughtful critique of the music or performance of the Lake Placid Sinfonietta on Sunday, July... more »»

North Elba has an excellent service for senior citizens

July 16, 2015 To the editor: As I was getting on the North Elba bus recently, a woman approached me, asking where this bus will take us. more »»

Appreciating America

July 9, 2015 To the editor: Mitchell Reiss, president and CEO of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation sent this message, to his colleagues at CW. more »»

State lawmaker reacts to Obamacare editorial

July 9, 2015 To the editor: Your June 18 editorial is right that the Affordable Care Act leaves a lot of problems unsolved, and calls for national single-payer health coverage. But we can’t wait for Washingto. more »»

Thanks for supporting FRIENDS

July 9, 2015 To the editor: FRIENDS hosted our annual Big Top Spring Carnival & Bazaar at the Lake Placid Elementary School on Saturday, June 13. more »»

Initial observations on Supreme Court marriage ruling

July 9, 2015 To the editor: The U.S. Supreme Court issued a long-awaited decision, ruling that the Constitution guarantees a nationwide right to same-sex marriage. more »»

You’ve come and we’re delighted

July 3, 2015 To the editor: This is the time of year when as a community and particularly as a business community, we should reflect upon how fortunate we are to have one of the premier horse shows in the world... more »»

Touch-A-Truck thanks

June 26, 2015 To the editor: The Lake Placid Elementary School After School Program would like to thank the following businesses and families for their generous donations of time, vehicles, food and/or supplies... more »»

Reader liked editorial on Obamacare

June 26, 2015 To the editor: Your editorial on Obamacare is by far the best and most insightful discussion of this issue I have seen anywhere, and I congratulate both your author and your publisher for taking th... more »»



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