Tag Archives: Carol Greenough

Museum diorama to be rejuvenated

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By Dan King One of Skeneborough Museum’s most popular attractions, damaged under a leaking roof, will be getting fixed in the spring. The diorama, which tells the story of Philip Skene and the birth of Skenesborough and the U.S. Navy, shows the layout of the original Skenesborough settlement between Skene Mountain and West Mountain. Damage […]

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Militia celebrates Whitehall

By Dan King Members of the Whitehall detachment of the New York State Naval Militia were awarded the Josephthal Award for dedication to the Naval Militia Friday during a ceremony in Riverside Veterans’ Memorial Park. “It’s a great honor that we get to work out here and provide platforms to the fire department and police […]

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Promoting Whitehall: museum offers ‘smart advertising

By Dan King Heritage, culture and history are the staples of the Skenesborough Museum, and the museum is acting to use these attributes to market Whitehall to tourists. The museum is now selling bumper stickers, which read “Whitehall, N.Y. Birthplace of the U.S. Navy,” and director Carol Greenough said the stickers have already been a […]

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Town board wants cameras installed

By Dan King The Whitehall Town Park has been plagued recently with vandalism and town officials are ready to address the issue. The Town Board received bids last week to install a camera system at both the town park and the town highway garage. After several bouts of vandalism, Supervisor George Armstrong called for increased […]

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Village okays private cemetery repairs

By Lee Tugas The Whitehall Village Board will let a village resident stand up fallen stones at the small cemetery called Boardman Cemetery, but at his own risk. Mayor Peter Telisky, at the recent meeting of the village board, said that he had received a request from Peter Terry. Terry, Telisky said, had asked for […]

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Town proposes solar moratorium

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By Dan King Whitehall town officials want to figure out some rules and regulations before allowing new solar projects to […]

Area communities plan Memorial Day services

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By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Memorial Day will be the focus throughout the area this weekend. Various towns […]

Local towns take different approaches to animal control

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By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Dogs, and cows, and horses – oh my. Loose animals are a concern […]

Stanley, Van Gelder top Class of 2016

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Valedictorian to study at Georgetown  Three years ago, Granville business teacher Terry Wheeler approached Brooke Stanley and asked her to […]

‘The Quarry’ opening soon

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By Krystle S. Morey Interior walls and the well-known wooden storefront of O’Callahan’s Irish Pub are coming down as owners […]

Lakes Region Freepress – 05/20/16

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