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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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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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Volleyball for kids

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Granville Little Acers Volleyball 2012  Who:   Grades 3 & 4 (12:30-1:30); Grades 5 & 6 (1:30-2:30) What: FREE instructional volleyball club from Granville’s Coaching staff and elite players at the Granville Jr./Sr. High School Gym Bring: Permission slip, water, sneakers, and wear a t-shirt and shorts. COME PLAY!  SATURDAY, JANUARY 7TH SATURDAY, JANUARY 14TH SATURDAY, JANUARY […]

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Trivia time is near

The Slate Valley Slaters: Dave Whitman, Rotary President Steve Williams, Jonathan Hill, Maureen hill, Orson kingsley, john Shaw and David Bridges came from behind to win the 2011 charity trivia tournament. Jan. 22, 2011.

By Matthew Rice Granville Rotary Club’s Trivia Night returns Jan. 28 for a fun-filled evening of fundraising and trivia. The event will be held at The Forum on Jan. 28 with a cash bar, free appetizers and desserts provided. The competition to see who the titan of trivia, begins at 7 p.m. with the doors […]

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Classifieds 09/17/14

Railroaders trounce Bombers

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By Dan King Whitehall football defeated Section IX’s Pine Plains by a score of 54-6, sparked by 48 first half […]

Soccer team starts season with win

By Dan King Whitehall soccer started the season the right way, with a 2-0 shutout of the Hadley-Luzerne Eagles, last […]

Golf team moves to 4-0

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By Dan King Whitehall golf is now 4-0 on the season, after sweeping Corinth last Tuesday and sweeping North Warren […]

Despite councilman’s objections, town approves speed changes

By Dan King Town councilman Farrell Prefountaine returned from a lengthy medical leave at last Wednesday’s board meeting and he […]

Applefest Saturday in Fair Haven

By Dan King Applefest has been conducted annually by Fair Haven School for over 25 years now and the event […]

Rec Center sees rise in unaccompanied children

“We had to fish three little girls out of the canal, no parents were home and there was nobody we […]

Officials concerned with property

By Dan King “My son was riding his bike and almost got hit by a car, because he could not […]

WIC finds new home

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By Dan King The Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program in Whitehall will now be hosted in the Rec Center. […]

100 years of Whitehall football

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By Dan King Whitehall High School has been fielding an interscholastic varsity football team since before the start of World […]

Volleyball team beats Glens Falls

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Granville’s volleyball team picked up a big non-league win over Glens Falls on Monday. After winning the first two games, […]

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 […]