Lake Placid News, 20 Sep 2019 23:28:40 EDTFri, 20 Sep 2019 23:28:40 EDT COMMENTARY: Fascism at the gate books and articles these days allege that democracies are dying worldwide. (footnote 1) We can have our pick of definitions, causes and culprits, but basically it seems many democracies are simply not solving social problems.Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTGUEST COMMENTARY: Ticketing hikers makes no sense; charge a fee instead the editor: Thank you for taking the time to read my letter of protest to town officials about the parking issues I experienced on Sunday, Sept. 1. I am requesting that you print my letter in your newspaper.Fri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTLegion Post 326 tourney thanks the editor: The members of American Legion Post 326 extend a sincere "THANK YOU" to the 47 hole sponsors and 15 businesses that donated prizes and to the 80 golfers who participated in the Don Edgley Classic Golf Tournament Aug.Fri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTBack Pack Program thanks the editor: The Lake Placid Back Pack Program would like to thank the American Legion Post 326 and all the individuals and businesses that donated money and school supplies to help less fortunate families be prepared for the up coming school...Fri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTWikoff takes 'cheap shot' at Elise Stefanik the editor: Mr. Wikoff's letter last week was generally hard to criticize. Political discussion would benefit from more polite civil standards and yes, name calling has no place in civil discourse.Fri, 30 Aug 2019 00:00:00 EDT