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Castleton Colonial Days Saturday

Colonila Day 2014 Landgon House

Visitors to Castleton this weekend can catch a glimpse of the beautiful homes and art that existed during the colonial era. As they have been doing for 76 years, the Castleton Women’s Club is holding its annual fundraiser, Colonial House Day Tour on Saturday, Aug. 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be […]

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Legion ride to benefit Wounded Warrior Project

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A motorcycle ride that will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project will be held this Saturday. American Legion Riders Post 323 is organizing the event. Interested riders can register from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Aug. 16 at the Legion Post at 10 Columbus Street. The cost is $20 per bike or $35 per couple and […]

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Wells Carnival gets underway Wendesday; parade Saturday

A local tradition for more than three-quarters of a century, the Wells Carnival returns to the grounds of the Modern Woodmen next week. The 76th annual event, which is sponsored by the MWA, will be held Wednesday, Aug. 13 through Saturday, Aug. 17. There will be entertainment nightly, rides for the kids, carnival games and […]

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Blood drive to be held Aug. 22

The Granville Rotary will sponsor its annual August Bloodmobile from 1 to 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 22, at the Granville Hook and Ladder Firehouse. The organization has a goal of collecting at least 45 pints of blood and hope to exceed that. The bloodmobile is held in memory of deceased Rotarians to recognize the […]

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Panel to discuss Slate Valley and Stone Valley

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The Slate Valley Museum will host a panel discussion, “Slate Valley, Stone Valley,” that will explore the historical and current perceptions of each of these regions and develop future collaborating opportunities. The program will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 20 at 6 p.m. at the museum. The first part of the discussion will focus on […]

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TS Ensemble to perform Thursday

Concert Preview TS Ensemble

A group that bills itself as “New York’s premiere event band” will grace the stage of Veterans Memorial Park this evening. T.S. Ensemble will perform tonight at 7 p.m. as part of the Granville Summer Concert Series. The Albany-based group is an eight-piece band featuring male and female vocals, trumpet, saxophone, guitar, bass, drums and […]

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Garden Club presents annual awards

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By Dan King Since 1995 the Slate Valley Garden Club has been giving out awards to those around the Village of Granville who maintain and beautify their property, thus aesthetically benefitting the community as a whole. This year, those who took some extra time to maintain the beauty of their garden and property were awarded […]

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Elizabeth A. Dunbar, 71

Elizabeth A. Dunbar, 71, of Wells, Vt. passed away on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 at Rutland Regional Medical Center in Rutland with her loving family by her side. She was born on April 26, 1943 in Poultney, Vt., the daughter of the late George and Mary (Pollacks) Kasuba. Mrs. Dunbar and her husband, Francis C. […]

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Margaret Mahusky, 64

Margg, as she was known to her friends, passed away June 25, 2014 at the age of 64. She was born May 20, 1950, in Newburgh, N.Y., to Frank and Mary Mahusky. At the age of 10 she and her family relocated to Granville, where in 1968 she graduated from high school. She headed to […]

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Peter Gilbert

Peter Gilbert Granville, NY – Peter Gilbert passed away on Sunday, August 3, 2014 at Craneville Place in Dalton, Massachusetts. Peter was born on May 30, 1926 in Granville, New York to Steven and Mary (Hajas) Gilbert at their home on Water Street. He graduated from Granville High School in 1944 where he played football, […]

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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

Pereau and Flynn eye up putts on 13

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 […]