Lake Placid News the Seasonen-usSat, 25 May 2019 04:40:20 EDTSat, 25 May 2019 04:40:20 EDT THE SEASON: Spring eats PLACID - When it comes to spring eats, we tend to focus on maple syrup. Just look at this issue of the Lake Placid News; we've chosen to give our readers multiple stories based on the maple sugaring season.Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 EDTSAVOR THE SEASON: Maple Weekends start this week PLACID - Only a handful of maple producers in the Tri-Lakes region will be opening their doors to visitors this week and next week for New York's Maple Weekends, yet there are more than 180 locations throughout the state participating this year.Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 EDTSAVOR THE SEASON: Black Rooster Maple - The machine for converting sap into maple syrup is massive, intricate and shiny. The evaporator looks like a chrome locomotive with all its levers, knobs and vapor stacks protruding through the barn's roof.Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 EDTSAVOR THE SEASON: Lake Placid fifth-graders celebrate Pi Day by making pies PLACID - People around the world marked Pi Day - Thursday, March 14 - by making pies, eating them, and sharing photos of them on social media channels such as Facebook and Instagram.Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 EDTSAVOR THE SEASON: Chefs, meet your local farmers PLACID - Carly Summers is playing the role of matchmaker. As the agriculture resource educator for Cornell Cooperative Extension in Essex County, she's trying to get chefs and food/drink producers together.Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 EDT