Tag Archives: American Heart Association

Organizer: Rick’s Ride a success

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Despite a poor weather forecast and a smaller-than usual turnout, LuAnn Vogel-Stanley said Saturday’s eighth annual Rick’s Ride was still a success. “We made $2,700, and that’s pretty good, especially considering the weather forecast,” said Stanley-Vogel, who had been particularly concerned 45 minutes before the ride when the number of motorcycles at the Granville Knights […]

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Rick’s Ride for 2011 – Year Seven

The seventh annual Rick’s Ride is set to roll out of Granville with a roar on August 30. After years of organizing the annual motorcycle ride to raise funds for the American Heart Association and local charities, LuAnn Vogel-Stanley said the event comes together smoothly. “We’re like a well-oiled machine now; everybody has their things […]

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Wendy Crawford Parker, 48

Wendy Crawford Parker, age 48, wife of David E. Parker II, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, May 29, 2011, at her home in Farmington, N.H. She was born on December 12, 1962 in Cambridge, NY to proud parents John and Jane Chadwick Crawford. Wendy was educated  in Granville schools and graduated in 1981. She went […]

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Jennie A. Blasko, 80

Jennie A. Blasko, 80, formerly of Whitehall, passed away on Thursday, June 24, 2010, at the home of her daughter, Linda M. Blasko-Steves of South Glens Falls, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on July 11, 1929, in Brooklyn, the daughter of Leonardo and Francesco (Di Coro) Marinello. She was united in marriage […]

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Steven R. Krawczyk

Steven R. Krawczyk, age 59, of Granville passed away unexpectedly at Glens Falls Hospital on April 4, 2009.          Steve was born on Nov. 12, 1949 in Bennington, Vt., the son of Paul J. and Leona (Chamberlain) Krawczyk.Steve was a veteran of the Vietnam Conflict. He was a member of the Falvey-Fringi VFW 1653 in Granville […]

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Roger W. Hughes

Middle Granville, NY  Roger W. Hughes, age 42, died Saturday, November 15, 2008 at Albany Medical Center.            Roger was born on March 14, 1966 in Granville, NY the son of Robert and Marilyn (Dekalb) Hughes.            Roger had been employed as a material handler at Telescope Casual Furniture. Prior to his employment at Telescope he had […]

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Eugene E. Robetor, 80

Eugene E. Robetor, 80, of Whitehall passed away on Friday, September 26, at his home due to heart failure. He was born on December 5, 1927 in Whitehall, NY to Robert and Mary (Rodd)Robetor. He was preceded in death by five siblings; Dorothy(Fields), Louise (Epifanio), Arthur, Leonard and Robert. He married Marguerite E. Rutherford on […]

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Rainy Wednesday

Weather   Weather for today is supposed to be pretty wet and spotty for the rest of the week – keep your eyes on this post for updates about Thursday’s chicken BBQ by the FD and the Satin&Steel concert. VC Rick Roberts said the rain location for the concert will be the Baptist Church and […]

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Harold O. Williams, 81

  Harold O. Williams, 81, of State Route 4 passed away unexpectedly at his home in Whitehall on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007 .   Born on May 29, 1926 in Charlemont, Ma., he was the son of the late Albert and Leona (Prentiss) Williams. Harold served in WWII in the U. S. Army in the […]

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‘Finding Bigfoot’ draws large crowd

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By Dan King The green trucker hat atop the mop top head of James ‘Bobo’ Fay read “Keep it Squatchy” […]

Washington County residents smoke more, weigh more

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By Derek Liebig County residents smoke more, weigh more and have limited access to exercise and medical care in Washington […]

Wiskoski wins Distinguished Young Women crown

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By Dan King Haley Wiskoski has become the first junior to win the Distinguished Young Women Program at Whitehall High […]

Family racing to beat cancer

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By Derek Liebig When Frank Hoard Jr. climbs into his race car later this month at Lebanon Valley Speedway, he […]

Whitehall man faces sexual abuse charges

A Whitehall man with an extensive criminal record has been indicted on charges that accuse him of multiple occasions of […]

Village of Whitehall officials honored

By Dan King Bob Dylan once said “the times, they are a changing,” and such is the case in the […]

Eagle Scout to build prayer garden

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By Dan King Garrett Stevens hopes by the time his Eagle Scout project is over that people won’t even recognize […]

Man arrested for growing pot

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A New Hampshire man was charged last week with operating a marijuana growing operation out of a house he owns […]

Whitehall still seeking superintendent

By Dan King Finding a new superintendent of schools, even an interim appointee, is proving to be not a quick […]

State aid unclear for school budget

By Derek Liebig Uncertainty over the distribution of state aid is muddling Granville Central School District’s budget process. The district […]

Village of Whitehall eyes 1.4 percent tax increase

By Dan King The proposed budget for the Village of Whitehall would raise taxes slightly. The Village Board work-shopped its […]

Granville man arrested for fraud

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A Granville man was charged last week with a felony after he tried to use a stolen public benefits card. […]