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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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Town proposes solar moratorium

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By Dan King Whitehall town officials want to figure out some rules and regulations before allowing new solar projects to […]

Area communities plan Memorial Day services

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By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Memorial Day will be the focus throughout the area this weekend. Various towns […]

Local towns take different approaches to animal control

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By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Dogs, and cows, and horses – oh my. Loose animals are a concern […]

Stanley, Van Gelder top Class of 2016

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Valedictorian to study at Georgetown  Three years ago, Granville business teacher Terry Wheeler approached Brooke Stanley and asked her to […]

‘The Quarry’ opening soon

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By Krystle S. Morey Interior walls and the well-known wooden storefront of O’Callahan’s Irish Pub are coming down as owners […]

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