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Lake Placid

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. -- The half-hour drive along New York Route 73 in midwinter shows why Lake Placid is such a special place when snow is on...east of the Rockies. The road leads to Lake Placid, host to the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/27/ent_248496.shtml
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Winter activites, great food are part of Lake Placid fun

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - Skating on a frozen lake was fun. So was taking...outside in 5-degree weather, the very best part of visiting Lake Placid was warming up at the Lake Placid Pub & Brewery, washing down nachos and wings with great beer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/16/liv_440069.shtml
Life & style
Winter Goodwill Games planned, Lake Placid likely site

...planned for 2000, most likely in Lake Placid, N.Y., Turner Sports president...returned from an overseas vacation. Lake Placid, host city of Winter Olympics...Goodwill Games several years ago. In Lake Placid, officials said negotiations with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/05/oth_246613.shtml
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Teela, Steer capture biathlon titles at Lake Placid

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. -- U.S. biathlon veterans Jeremy Teela and Rachel Steer won men's and women's titles Monday at the U.S. National...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/30/oth_396758.shtml
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Mirror Lake Inn is a welcoming place

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - When Lise Luckie and her husband, Len, need to flee the hustle and bustle of their advertising business in Montreal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2012-12-27/mirror-lake-inn-welcoming-place
The Olympics were golden for town

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- Jim Shea paused for more...almost unable to imagine the thought of Lake Placid without the legacy of hosting two Winter...father helped bring the games back to Lake Placid for the second time. "It certainly would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/13/liv_559120.shtml
Life & style
All in the family: three generations of Olympians

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. -- Jack Shea still has a hint...speedskating races in his hometown of Lake Placid at the 1932 Winter Games. He hasn't...Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. But Lake Placid had a large Jewish community whose rabbi...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/26/oth_329123.shtml
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Pipkins, Myler lead luge trials

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) - Robert Pipkins won...Myler, a three-time Olympian from Lake Placid, had starts of 1.399, 1.407 and...Woodinville, Wash., and Matt McClain of Lake Placid were third in 5.338.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/23/oth_213438.shtml
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People in the News

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. -- Director Martin Scorsese will speak at the fifth annual Lake Placid Film Festival, which runs Wednesday through Sunday. He will introduce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/03/ent_417667.shtml
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Gentlemen, start your bobsleds

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- Dale Earnhardt Jr...the Mount Van Hoevenberg track outside Lake Placid. Members of the New York State Army National...Winter Olympics on TV. He traveled to the Lake Placid track, saw that the U.S. teams were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/03/oth_506268.shtml
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