Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 2 Mar 2015 15:32:28 EDTMon, 2 Mar 2015 15:32:28 EDT begin replacing Wilmington bridge - Work on the new Route 86 bridge over the West Branch of the AuSable River began today as staff from Tioga Construction of Schuyler, New York, shut down the bridge in the heart of the hamlet and began demolition of the 80-year-old...Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTBig crowds for Nordic Festival PLACID - Visiting and local skiers alike gave rave reviews of the new ski festival held this past weekend at Mount Van Hoevenberg Cross Country Ski Center.Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTReps show interest in NY Winter Olympics PLACID - A group of Essex County leaders went to Washington last week to rally support for a New York statewide Winter Olympic bid in 2026, and members of Congress have begun to weigh in.Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTThe Onion makes joke of Lake Placid Onion, a satirical website, left a sour taste in the mouths of Lake Placid officials when it posted a sports article Wednesday that ripped on the two-time Olympic host village.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTARTIST PROFILE: James Gann and the martial arts PLACID - Catch James Gann, wing chun kung fu martial arts instructor, at the Reason 2 Smile World Music Festival Saturday, March 7, at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts. The festival will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and from 7 to 10 p.m.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT