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Soccer coach pleased with effort

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Girls soccer coach Jane Havens may not have been happy with the final score but she was pleased with her team’s fight versus Tamarac. The Bengals defeated Granville 10-0, but Havens said the girls played hard to the end. “I am disappointed that we were unable to compete with Tamarac, but I am very proud […]

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Horde edged by Corinth in overtime thriller

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Sometimes a loss feels as good as a win. Granville’s field hockey team may have come out on the wrong end of a 3-2 overtime thriller versus Corinth on Monday, but head coach Katie Barber said it felt like a win. “I’m super proud of the way the girls played. It was a huge improvement […]

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Soccer team tallies three goals in loss

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After being held to a single goal in each of its first two games, the boys soccer team finally found some offense in a 9-3 loss to Mechanicville on Monday. Juniors Kyle Suchan, Zach Vanderminden and Jon Halter all scored second half goals for Granville, but couldn’t overcome a first half surge by Mechanicville. “The […]

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Mechanicville runs over Horde

Mechanicville ran by and over Granville last Friday in Mechanicville. The Horde surrendered 385 rushing yards and six touchdowns in a 40-8 loss to Mechanicville. The Red Raiders were dominant in all facets of the game as they compiled 526 yards of offense and held Granville to 107 total yards in the game. Chase Delossantos […]

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Village to discuss traffic changes with school

The Village Board of Trustees plans to meet with officials from Granville Central School after the district requested the village change traffic patterns on two streets to accommodate students who do not ride the bus to school. Superintendent Mark Bessen wrote a letter to the village requesting that Rawson Avenue and South Maple Street be […]

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Town seeks input on comprehensive plan

The town of Granville is seeking input from local landowners as it tries to determine if it should develop a comprehensive plan. The town recently received a $1,500 grant from the Hudson River Valley Greenway Organization to fund a survey to assess interest in putting together a plan. The brief survey, which is expected to […]

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Sidewalk project to resume

Sidewalk project

Those who walk along Quaker Street will soon find a smoother surface underfoot. The village and town plan to resume the final phase of a two-part sidewalk project along Quaker Street later this month of next. When complete, the project will result in a new concrete sidewalk on the west side of the street from […]

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Hampton appoints personnel committee

The Hampton Town Council last week appointed a committee to make recommendations for town personnel policies and procedures. The three-person committee will seek to provide clear cut guidelines for town employees and appointed officials. “We want to make sure that someone doesn’t inadvertently do something they shouldn’t,” Hampton Supervisor Dave O’Brien said. Appointed to the […]

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Pember on path to recovery

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The treasurer of the Pember Library and Museum says the institution is on the path to recovery. Less than six months after its executive director resigned and nine months after a state audit revealed the Pember Library and Museum was in a precarious state, Bob Tatko said the institution has stabilized its finances and begun […]

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Board agrees to hire lobbyist

The Granville Board of Education is hoping a little advocacy will help get its voice heard in Albany. On Monday, the board authorized the district to join the Stand Up for Upstate School Advocacy Campaign, a consortium of schools in the Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex BOCES that seeks to raise awareness of issues facing schools in the local […]

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