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Seniors enjoy county picnic

By Dan King Last Friday the horse barn at the Washington County Fairground was decked out in tye-dye, as seniors from all over the county made their way to Greenwich for the annual Washington County Senior Picnic. There were 270 people in attendance for this year’s picnic and they had the opportunity to enjoy games, […]

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River work to begin next month

Nearly three years since Hurricane Irene devastated the area, the process of repairing the Mettawee River in Granville is expected to get underway next month. Village officials expect the revitalization of the river bottom near the Slate Valley Museum to begin in August and be complete later this fall. The village received two bids for […]

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County changes polling location

The planned closure of the North Granville Firefighter Hall and a shortage of personnel has forced Washington County officials to change the polling location for registered voters in this November’s general election. The Washington County Board of Elections will consolidate the polling location for Districts 4 and 5. Citizens who had previously cast their votes […]

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Business fulfills life long dream

Tonya Bowen has always dreamed of owning her own business and that dream recently became a realty with the opening of American Pizza Pie at 24 West Main Street. “I always wanted to have a business of my own and one day my husband came home and said ‘do you want to give it a […]

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Hartford codifies laws

If you ever had questions about Town of Hartford laws, it just became a lot easier to find the answer. The town board approved a resolution last week to codify all of the town’s laws online. Every law, from those pertaining to building code to Bingo and games of chance can be viewed on General […]

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North Granville Hose Co. to close Firefighter Hall

The North Granville Hose Company is closing Firefighter Hall. Scott McCullen, chief of the company, said the department doesn’t have the resources to keep the building open. “We just can’t afford it. It needs some maintenance but we don’t have the money. The members aren’t even using it,” McCullen said. “We got to cut somewhere […]

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Broadband soon to be available in parts of Hebron, Hartford

Local residents who don’t have access to high-speed internet may soon be able to surf the web. Jason Guzzo, general manager of Hudson Valley Wireless, told Washington County supervisors last week that installation and construction of antenna towers capable of providing broadband internet access has begun and service could be available in the next few […]

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Lawrence E. Stevens, 72

Lawrence E. Stevens, 72, of South Glens Falls, NY passed away on July 13, 2014, at The Pines after a 15 year battle with chordoma cancer. Born September 17, 1941 in Troy, NY, he was the son to the late Edwin C. “Cliff” and Anna M. (Krogel) Stevens. Known to many as Larry or “Big […]

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Sharon Ruth Moyer, 75

Sharon Ruth Moyer, age 75 , passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Glens Falls Hospital. Sharon was born on July 2, 1939 in Granville, New York the daughter of Kenneth and J.Kathryn (Williams) Moyer. Sharon was a graduate of Granville High School. She met and married the love of her life, Arthur […]

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Matthew Kelly

Matthew C. Kelly passed away on Saturday, July 12, 2014. Matt was born on October 7, 1990 in Cambridge, NY the son of Michael O’Brien and Cynthia (Kelly) Whittier. Matt was a 2009 graduate of Granville High School. During and immediately following high school Matt served in the Granville Rescue Squad and fire departments. Upon […]

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Classifieds 07/30/14

Joseph Prefontaine, 65

Joseph Prefontaine, age 65, passed away on July 28, 2014 at the Pines at Glens Falls Nursing Home following a […]

GCS switching to one-tier bus system

School may be out for summer but the head of transportation for the Granville Central School District has had plenty […]

Northshire Freepress 07/25/14

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Weekender 07/25/14

Lakes Region Freepress 07/25/14

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Classifieds 07/23/14

Harold F. “Huzzy” Martell

Harold F. “Huzzy” Martell, 88, of Boardman Street, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle and friend passed away on […]

Weekender 07/18/14

Northshire Freepress 07/18/14