Catherine A. (Kay) Belden, 66, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 23, 2010, at the Albany Medical Center after a long illness. Born Jan. 15, 1944, in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Kenneth Bartholomew and the late Anne (Costantino) Ward. She is survived by her stepmother, Lillian Bartholomew. Kay graduated from Whitehall [...]
Four for two. That is the number of candidates for the number of trustee seats in the upcoming village elections.
The Whitehall Historical Society has finished its last presentation to celebrate 250 years of Whitehall.
Plans to shut down water in almost half of the village on Thursday will not be happening. Instead, the village of Whitehall has changed the date for the replacement of a 10-inch water main control valve on Broadway and School Street from Sept. 24 until Monday, Oct. 5, at 10 p.m.
They didn’t shoot the messenger, but there were some itchy trigger fingers. Whitehall Village Trustee Kenneth Bartholomew reported on several findings concerning the quest to consolidate the two local fire companies during the Sept. 14 village board meeting, starting with the fact that the village board was, by law, the governing body over both [...]
When you look at the law, it’s not like Whitehall had a choice in the matter. According to Whitehall Village Attorney Anthony “Tony” Jordan, Section 72-C of General Municipal Law is worded very specifically.
A very tight debate between two foresters went to the deciding vote of Mayor Francis “Fra” Putorti at the Whitehall Village Board meeting on July 20.
The village of Whitehall asked nicely, and the answer was “no.” Now, the village will be seeking legal action.
Whitehall Village Mayor Francis “Fra” Putorti will seek out his counterpart from Granville soon to talk money.