Lake Placid News, 27 May 2016 02:34:40 EDTFri, 27 May 2016 02:34:40 EDT to Bill Scheefer the editor: I'd like to thank a great man that has had an influence my life. His name is Bill Scheefer, whom I have known since I was a teenager. Bill has infectious enthusiasm for skiing that I, in turn, passed on to my children.Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFantastic and exciting news about USA Luge! the editor: Not only is USA Luge staying in Lake Placid, but New York state is stepping up with funding for their facilities and marketing. Hopefully this is just the beginning and more is to come in terms of funding our Olympic venues.Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTEmpire State Development CEO: NY continues to invest in Olympic facilities the editor: Re: "Time for NY to invest in the future of the Olympic Movement" published May 6.Thu, 12 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThere was plenty going on in April in Lake Placid the editor: April. A "not much to do" month in Lake Placid. Except that's not true anymore and hasn't been for a while, I've noticed. On April 28, our village/town had at least three wonderful concurrent offerings.Thu, 12 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThanks for another successful Trivia Night the editor: I would like to thank all the volunteers and community participants who came out last week to make the Lake Placid Rotary's semi-annual Trivia Night (April 21) its most successful event ever! (READ MORE by purchasing this week'...Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT