Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 2 Dec 2015 00:09:50 EDTWed, 2 Dec 2015 00:09:50 EDT shines on Whiteface's first day of the season - There's something that happens to the area as ski season approaches. People's step has a little more bounce, the shops are busier, and along with a chill, there's anticipation in the air.Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTThe people's bridge - More than 70 people gathered at the new Walton Bridge for a dedication ceremony Saturday, Nov. 21, re-opening a popular 2-mile walking loop that was destroyed when the old bridge washed away during Tropical Storm Irene in August 2011.Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTHunters provide season-long economic boost hunting is quite likely the most traditional of all Adirondack sporting pursuits.Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTWhiteface Mt. Ski Center to open Thanksgiving Day Mountain Ski Center will open for winter 24 hours ahead of schedule, on Thanksgiving Day, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Olympic Regional Development Authority announced Tuesday, Nov. 23.Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTStudy sheds new light on perceptions of cougars LAKE - Cougar, mountain lion, puma. Whatever you call it, the scientific name remains the same: Puma concolor. Some say they've seen the impressive felines roaming the Adirondacks, while others scoff at the idea.Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDT