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Color run in Granville Saturday

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By Krystle S. Morey This year’s “My School Color Run” is going to be twice as colorful as last year’s event, organizers said. “This time, there’s a lot more color involved,” said race organizer Sondra Smith. One hundred extra color packets and double the amount of color sprayers will be used, Smith said. The Granville […]

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Bernardo’s reopens Friday

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By Krystle S. Morey Bernardo’s will reopen Friday under new management. The restaurant’s new manager, Joe Chapman, said his main focus will be making the quality of both the food and service consistent. All of his plates are going to be the same whenever guests come in, from day to day, week to week, month […]

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Let’s stamp out hunger

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  By Krystle S. Morey and Dan King Local letter carriers will set out on their regular routes Saturday, but their loads will be a bit heavier than normal. That’s because cans of soup and boxes of pasta tend to weigh more than letters and postcards. As part of the 24th annual National Association of […]

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Board extends Bessen’s contract

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By Krystle S. Morey The Granville Board of Education voted 5-4 to extend school superintendent Mark Bessen’s contract by one year – moving the expiration date to June 30, 2018. The vote also approved a 3 percent salary increase. In favor of renewing the contract Monday night were board members Eric Scribner, John McDermott, Carrie […]

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It’s garage sale time

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By Krystle S. Morey Granville residents are cleaning out their garages and pruning their lawns in preparation for this weekend’s town-wide garage sale, an annual event that draws hundreds of bargain hunters to the village. For Shelley Fairbanks, who lives in Middle Granville, it’s difficult to get shoppers to venture to sales outside the village. […]

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North Granville Water Survey vital

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By Krystle S. Morey The aging North Granville Water District’s infrastructure is crumbling, and town officials stressed last week that to pay for major repairs residents in the district must cooperate by completing a survey required to seek a grant. Town officials met with more than 40 residents Thursday to discuss the upgrades needed in […]

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No chickens in the village

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By Krystle S. Morey No chickens allowed. After more than 20 residents turned out at the Granville Village Board meeting Monday to sound off about housing chickens in the village, the board rejected the idea, 4-1. Trustee Paul Labas cast the sole “yes” vote on an amendment that would have allowed “exotic animals” in the […]

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Girl Scouts visit newsroom

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By Krystle S. Morey Nearly half a dozen Girl Scouts visited the Granville Sentinel Thursday. As part of the journey to earning their Bronze Award, the scouts visited the newsroom to learn how the newspaper business works and how news helps to inform members of the community. Troop 3225 from Granville learned everything from pagination […]

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Trump, Sanders take Washington County

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By Dan King An outspoken businessman and a democratic socialist walk into Washington County – and they leave victorious. During Tuesday’s presidential primary race, businessman Donald Trump and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders swept Washington County. Trump was the top Republican vote-getter in all six towns in our coverage area and Sanders was the top Democratic […]

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Granville to pursue $30K Rail Trail planning grant

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By Krystle S. Morey The Granville Town Board voted unanimously at its meeting last Thursday to be the lead agency […]

Armstrong won’t leave GOP

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By Dan King Whitehall Supervisor George Armstrong is no fan of Donald Trump, but he no longer plans to leave […]

Whitehall to host All-Class Reunion

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By Dan King Organizers are hoping it will be the event of the summer. The Whitehall High School All-Class Reunion […]

Pember Library sign vandalized

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By Krystle S. Morey A sign outside the Pember Library and Museum was vandalized this past weekend. Letters were swapped […]

‘Pokemon Go’ app takes village by storm

The Veterans Memorial Park is just one of several Pokestops in the village of Granville where players of the new ‘Pokemon Go’ mobile app can go to earn points and gather props to advance in the game.

By Krystle S. Morey Pokemon are running rampant around town – and so are Pokemon hunters. David McFarren, of Whitehall, […]

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Granville school board rescinds Torres appointment

Only three board members showed up to last week's meeting, which is not enough to hold a meeting.

By Krystle S. Morey Granville school officials said Monday night that the school does not have a varsity football coach. […]

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