Archive | January 12, 2012

eReader class at the Pember

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eReader       Are you one of the lucky ones who got an eReader for Christmas? We will try to help you figure it out and show you how to use SALON, the Southern Adirondack Library ON-DEMAND free eReader service. Be sure to bring your eReader and its USB cable and your laptop if […]

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Chris Gibson, Town Hall Meeting: Part, II

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Board, teachers wrangle over executive session

By Matthew Rice   Union leaders for teachers and support staff received different answers Monday night after asking the Granville Board of Education for an executive session period to discuss separate grievances each union filed with the school district. Following lengthy discussion between school council Monica Duffy and New York State United Teachers labor relations […]

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Gibson thanked by Granville

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By Matthew Rice   Granville welcomed and took a moment to thank Congressman Chris Gibson for his assistance with the continuing recovery from damage done by Tropical Storm Irene last year at a ceremony Tuesday. Members of the town and village boards, as well as local representatives including Sen. Betty Little and Assemblyman Tony Jordan […]

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Rotary to host Trivia Night

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By Matthew Rice   It’s a chance to get out and have a fun evening of mental competition while raising funds for a good cause – it’s the Granville Rotary Club’s Trivia Night and it’s coming up Jan. 28. The event returns to The Forum with a cash bar, free appetizers and desserts provided. The […]

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Granville board of education, Monday, Jan. 9 7 p.m.

By Matthew Rice   The Granville Board of Education received good news regarding the off the field performance of Golden Horde athletes from the fall sports season Monday night. High school principal James Donnelly announced five of the eight sports teams qualified as Scholar-Athlete Teams. Leading the pack with the highest average was the field […]

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Future of Zoo in Limbo

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By Matthew Rice   The future of a South Granville zoo, and the fate of the exotic animals that live there, hinge on a hearing in state Supreme Court later this month. Cindy Bardin, who owns Jungle Experience on Route 149 has filed a suit against the state Department of Environmental Conservation in an attempt […]

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Dutchies Return slated for late spring

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Rebuilding effort aided by mild winter    By Matthew Rice   A new Dutchies Country Store is on the rise inWest Pawletand it doesn’t look anything like the old Dutchies Store owners Eric Kuban-Swanson and Will Swanson-Kuban said they were looking for an appropriate appearance for the new storefront, one that matches the area and […]

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Congressman Chris Gibson thanked by Granville

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Chris Gibson, Town Hall Meeting: Part I

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Rivals speak on sports’ success

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By Derek Liebig When the Granville Board of Education decided last week to abandon the school district’s 30-year affiliation with […]

Landlord says he is remedying properties

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By Dan King A Queensbury man, who owns multiple properties in Whitehall, says he has been working on getting all […]

District to reevaluate schedule

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By Dan King Whitehall School District Superintendent Liz Legault said the district will begin working toward a new block schedule […]

Probation officers to carry firearms

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By Derek Liebig In a split vote, the Washington County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution last week authorizing probation […]

Two close losses for boys’ hoops

The Whitehall boys’ basketball team lost two games by a combined nine points last week. On Friday evening, the Railroaders […]

No new leads in case of missing man

By Derek Liebig It’s been a year since Jonathan Schaff was last seen walking from a Main Street bar toward […]