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IRONMAN Lake Placid –

IRONMAN kicks into high gear this weekend with a full lineup of entrants into one of the original IRONMAN events in the country… It’s the longest running American event aside from the World Championships in Hawaii..  The race’s Economic Impact on the region is highlighted in a recent report published by The IRONMAN Experience Committee,…

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K&J – The Lake Placid IRONMAN Experience Committee

We’re talking today about the The Lake Placid Business Association and the Lake Placid IRONMAN Experience Committee’s work leading up to IRONMAN Lake Placid   K&J – 072313 – Lake Placid Business Association – IRONMAN experience Committee

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K&J – Chandler Ralph Reviews Obama Care

Adirondack Health President and CEO Chandler Ralph reviewed the strengths and weaknesses of Obama Care and it’s impact on local and rural hospitals at a recent Lake Placid Institute Roundtable. K&J – 072213 – Chandler Ralph at LP Institute Roundtable

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Lake Placid Students Are Purchasing Fewer Meals

A new report from the financial office at Lake Placid Central Schools shows over the past three years kids are purchasing significantly fewer meals provided by the school..  During the 2010-2011 school year, students purchased 61,679 meals. In the 2011-2012 School year, that number drops to 52,335 and last year (2012-2013) the number of purchased…

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An Energy Efficiency Timeline For Lake Placid Schools

AUDIO – 071813 – Lake Placid School District Energy Contract Plus Other Updates Lake Placid’s Schools are preparing for the implementation of their Energy Savings Capital Contract.. An initiative on the Ballot in May which was approved by voters increased state aid to 29.9 per cent of the project and includes replacement of a cooling…

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Good Marks for Lake Placid School Busses

A new transportation study gives The Lake Placid Central School District good grades for student transportation.. Christopher Andrews at Transportation Services, says 337 students who ride the bus in the Lake Placid School District are well served and the system is efficient and effective. The study showed that the 8 routes in Lake Placid yields…

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North Elba Approves Two New Crosswalks for Mirror Lake Drive

The North Elba Town Board has approved two new crosswalks on Mirror Lake Drive. One where the steps come down from the Harbor Condominiums and the second next to the new entrance to Northwood School.

AUDIO – 071113 – Crosswalks on Mirror Lake Drive

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Mirror Lake Life Guards Recognized by Town Board

Three Life guards are recognized by North Elba Supervisor Robi Politi for their Diligence in saving an individual who was in trouble in the water.. Politi acknowledged the work of Carter Cruckshank, Emma Nye, and Hallie Kent.

AUDIO – 071113 – Lifeguards Recognized for work at Mirror Lake Beach

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K&J – Lake Placid, North Elba Historical Society

Heritage Day is Saturday at the Historic Museum (Train Station) in Lake Placid. We speak with Curator Jenn Tufano and take a tour of the museum.. K&J – 071113 – Lake Placid North Elba Historical Society

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Craigwood Employees Recognized

AUDIO – 071013 – Town of North Elba Recognizes Craigwood Employees

Lynn Wilson is the Grounds Superintendent at Craigwood in Placid. He and the Craigwood employees were recognized for their efforts at Tuesday’s Town Board Meeting at Craigwood.

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North Elba Closer to a Decision on The Fate of Grimditch Boathouses on Lake Placid

AUDIO – 071013 – Grimditch Hearing Today

A hearing in Elizabethtown today will focus on the decision of whether or not the Grimditch boathouses on Lake Placid should be removed.

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K&J – Adirondack Park Invasive Species Awareness Week

Invasive species come in all forms to the Adirondack Park, whether intentional or unintentional. Join us for a conversation with Hillary Smith from the Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program. K&J – 071013 – Adirondack Park Invasive Awareness Week – Hillary Smith

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The Lake Placid International Canoe Regatta

AUDIO – 070813 – USA Canoe Kayak – Lake Placid International Regatta

Mirror Lake is home to USA Canoe / Kayak’s Lake Placid International Regatta, a stepping stone to world championship racing. We speak with Race Director Terry Kent, Coach Jan Whitaker, and Kelly Allen about the regatta.

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Bookstore Plus wins Horse Shows Window Contest

For the second consecutive year, The Bookstore Plus has been selected as the winner of the Lake Placid and I Love New York Horse Shows’ Window Decorating Contest, and Kevin Babington wins the $100,000 Woodlea Farms Grand Prix. AUDIO – 070813 – Lake Placid Horse Show Wrap This marked the 26th year that the horse…

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Secret Tastes of The Lake Placid Horse Shows

AUDIO – 070413 – Lake Placid Horse Shows – Food

Join us as we get the inside scoop on where to going on the Horse Show Grounds for the best food.. We get the answers directly from the horses mouth.

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O’Shea Wins Grand Prix at Lake Placid Horse Shows -

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Paul O’Shea Wins $75,000 Equine Insurance Services/Great American Grand Prix to Culminate 2013 Lake Placid Horse Show AUDIO – 070113 – Horse Show Grand Prix Winners Paul O’Shea of Ireland rode Primo De Revel to victory in the $75,000 Equine Insurance Services/Great American Grand Prix of Lake Placid to culminate the 44th annual Lake Placid Horse…

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A $4.7 Million Economic Impact from Lake Placid Horse Shows

AUDIO – 062813 – Horse Show Economic Impact 4 point 7 million – Jim McKenna

We have the latest financial estimates on the impact of the Horse Shows in our region from ROOST President Jim McKenna.

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