Tag Archives: American Legion Post

Community Calendar 11/10/11

Thursday November 10   Free Movie RUTLAND The R-rated film, “Two Weeks,” starring Sally Field, will be screened from 5 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10, at the CVPS/Leahy Community Education Center, 160 Allen Street in Rutland. This film chronicles a family dealing with their mother’s illness and includes the mother’s reflections on her […]

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Donations and participants sought for Toys for Tots train

Members of American Legion Post 83 and volunteers from the Whitehall Volunteer Fire Company are looking for local families who need a little assistance this holiday season. The organizations are gearing for up the Canadian Pacific Rails Toys for Tots Train annual stop in Whitehall at 11:15 a.m. on Dec. 4 and are asking needy […]

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Community Calendar 11/03/11

Thursday November 3   Vets Breakfast GLENS FALLS Reservations are requested by Thursday, Nov. 3, for a breakfast in honor of our veterans and their families that will be served at 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 11, at the Senior Center in Glens Falls. Information/reservations: 518-793-2189.   Music and Art GLENS FALLS A “Hyde After […]

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Veteran’s Day Ceremony at 11 a.m. on Nov. 11

American Legion Post 83 will hold its annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony at11 a.m.on Friday, Nov. 11. Local veterans and their counterparts throughout the world will be honored during the ceremony. The ceremony will also include a Flag Disposal Ceremony and local residents who have unserviceable American flags can drop them off at the legion or […]

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Michael A. Tipton, 67

Michael A. Tipton, 67, of Whitehall, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, October 24, 2011 surrounded by his loving family at his side following a long illness. He was born on November 11, 1943 in Seattle, Washington, the son of the late Marvin Tipton and Joan (Sarver) Tipton. Michael was a member of […]

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Wesley Ashline, 83

On Saturday, August 27, 20111 at noontime, Wesley Allan Ashline, 83, left this world and into the arms of his Lord and his beloved Dee-Dee. Born in Whitehall on October 9, 1928, he was the son of the late Felix J. Ashline, Sr. and Clara LaFlower Ashline. Wesley was united in marriage to Edith Staley […]

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Whitehall pays homage to its heroes

  On a weekend when thousands of Americans came together to mourn those who were lost on Sept. 11, 2001 and pay tribute to the hundreds of emergency responders who risked their lives in the aftermath, Whitehall took some time Saturday afternoon to honor their own heroes. A Blue Mass featuring representatives from the Whitehall […]

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Community Calendar 6/2/11

Thursday June 2   Pies Sale SALEM The Salem United Methodist Church on W. Broadway is selling 10-inch, deep-dish frozen pies in apple, blueberry, cherry-veryberry, raspberry, strawberry and rhubarb, in regular and sugar-free. Cost: $12. The deadline to order is June 2, with pies ready to pick up on Wednesday, June 15. Orders: Arlene Coldwell, […]

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Community Calendar 5/5/11

Thursday May 5   Book Sale QUEENSBURY A Spring Book Sale will be held on Thursday and Friday, May 5 and 6, at the Senior Center in Queensbury. Information/time: 518-761-8224, or www.seniorsonthego.org.   Dining for Lake LAKE GEORGE A “Dine for the Lake” event will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, May […]

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Oakley Donald Binck, 66

  Oakley Donald Binck, beloved husband, father, and Pop Pop passed away unexpectedly at the age of 66 on February 23, 2011 in Isla Roatan, Honduras while enjoying his 26th cruise with his wife of 38 years, Kathy (Somich).    Born in Troy, NY he was the son of the late Oakley and Ruth (Andersen) Binck.  […]

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Chief: Beware marijuana-impaired drivers

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By Krystle S. Morey Legalization of marijuana in neighboring Vermont has local police agencies on high alert. As of July […]

Dresden resident proposes seceding from Whitehall school

Dresden Memorial

By Matthew Saari One Dresden resident believes Dresden should divest itself from the Whitehall Central School district. “I’ve often thought […]

Free tasting event in Granville July 26

Taste of the slate valley
muddy trail beef jerky

By Krystle S. Morey Granville area businesses will line the perimeter of Veterans Memorial Park next Thursday, offering free samples […]

Bigfoot council to promote tourism

sasquatch, bigfoot

By Darren Marcy With growing interest in Whitehall’s resident Bigfoot population, a group of local business owners and individuals have […]

Local family walks with the dead

Jen and Abby Dickinson

By Krystle S. Morey The devil went down to Georgia because he was looking for a soul to steal. The […]

Lakes Region Freepress – 07/13/18

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518 Wheels – 07/12/18

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County tax sale July 28

Whitehall tax auction, Washington County

By Matthew Saari One hundred twenty three Washington County properties will be going to auction on Saturday, July 28. Every […]

No firemen’s fair this year

hooks carnival

By Krystle S. Morey The Hook and Ladder Fire Company will not host a firemen’s fair this year. Village of […]

Group discusses Catholic ‘school’

Resurrect Whitehall

By Matthew Saari To help restore Whitehall to its former glory, one of the ideas floated by a group of […]

Audit faults village

Granville Village Board

By Krystle S. Morey After thumbing through Granville’s financial records, state officials say the village has some work to do. […]

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