Lake Placid News, 26 Jul 2016 15:54:55 EDTTue, 26 Jul 2016 15:54:55 EDT THE SCENE: Keene mourns iconic guide Brett Lawrence Guide Smith Brett Lawrence passed away on Thursday, June 30, every bit as much an icon of Keene as Giant Mountain, Noonmark Diner, and the old red barn at the bottom of Spruce Hill.Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTOLYMPIC HISTORY: In search of Olympic photograph info Lake Placid Olympic Museum recently welcomed a summer intern, Samantha Strzepek, from the Cooperstown Graduate Program. We are fortunate to have her, as it is the premier program for the training of museum professionals in the United States.Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTROTARY CLUB NEWS: Rotary Club celebrates a successful year 30 marked the end of the program year for the Rotary Club of Lake Placid. It was a very busy and worthwhile one with both local and international projects.Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTWORLD FOCUS: Rifts among the Founding Fathers Aron, did it again! The director of publications for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, as well as the author of several books on American history, Aron wrote a new book, "Founding Feuds: The Rivalries, Clashes, and Conflicts that Forged a...Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTMARTHA SEZ: Gad zukes! They're almost here season, which has been spreading inexorably across the nation, has almost reached the North Country. Be advised: It's gaining on us. If you have planted tomatoes, corn and pumpkins, they might do all right, and they might not.Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT