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America’s Best Places For A White Christmas

A trip to a winter wonderland can make this Christmas one you’ll never forget.

12/03/2014

Team USA celebrates its 4-3 victory over the Soviet Union in the semifinals of the Men's Ice Hockey tournament at the Lake Placid Winter Olympic Games on Feb. 22, 1980. The game was dubbed “the Miracle on Ice.” Team USA went on to win the gold medal by defeating Finland 4-2 in the gold medal game. (Photo by Steve Powell /Getty Images)

‘Miracle On Ice’ Star Pavelich Auctions Off Lake Placid Gold Medal For $262K

The man who assisted on Mike Eruzione’s game-winning goal against the Russians at the 1980 Lake Placid Olympics has parlayed his gold medal from those Games into $262,900, a nice nest egg, he said, for his daughter.

05/19/2014

Scenic road in Upstate New York (credit: Thinkstock)

Weekend Getaway: The Greatest Scenic Drives In N.Y. State

New York State’s highways and byways are chock full of scenic vistas and natural wonders. Explore them this summer.

06/17/2013

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Heavyweight Title Contender Tomasz Adamek Charged With DWI In Lake Placid

IBF heavyweight title contender Tomasz Adamek has been charged with driving while intoxicated after police said he crashed his car into a parked vehicle in Lake Placid.

01/14/2013

Queens Men Safe After Getting Lost Climbing Mountain Near Lake Placid

Two Queens men were safe Saturday afternoon, after they got lost trying to climb a mountain upstate near Lake Placid.

CBS New York–10/13/2012

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NY State Dry Spell Prompts Warnings To NY Boaters, Campers

State officials are warning campers and boaters of a high fire danger and low water levels in the state due to hot weather and a lack of rain over the past 10 days.

07/13/2012

Preservationists Split On Adirondack Fire Towers

To some preservationists, the rusting skeleton of an abandoned fire tower atop Hurricane Mountain in the Adirondacks is a blight on the wilderness landscape, and the sound of wind moaning through its metal limbs disturbs the natural peace.

11/21/2010