Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 25 Jan 2015 19:19:27 EDTSun, 25 Jan 2015 19:19:27 EDT governor tours Olympic venues, Main Street PLACID - Who says you can't mix business with pleasure in the Adirondacks? Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul has been doing just that, spending three of the past eight days here meeting with local officials, making an announcement for Gov.Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTMr. Personality PLACID - The Vespa name is synonymous with hospitality in the Olympic Village and can best be summed up in a name, George. "George was a character," said Peter Roland J.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTLake Placid schools change senior tax exemptions PLACID - The local Board of Education voted to change its tax exemptions for lower-income senior citizens Tuesday night, Jan. 20. The new scale gives a 50 percent exemption for seniors with an income of $25,000 or less.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTLt. Gov. Hochul back in Lake Placid today PLACID - Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul likes it here and is coming back today, visiting the Olympic venues and touring Main Street.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTCuomo pushes big changes - Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo called for big investments in transportation, a higher minimum wage and a new teacher evaluation system Wednesday in a sprawling address that laid out his priorities for 2015.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT