Tag Archives: Labor Day Weekend

Garage sale slows traffic to a crawl

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Despite two or three short but dramatic downpours, and a sky that turned from milky white to slate gray to tornado blue and back again, hundreds of true bargain hunters crossing Poultney Street and Route 4 slowed traffic to a crawl at Whitehall’s Labor Day Weekend Garage Sale. Prior to the sale, one of its […]

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Fresh look for American Hardware

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The American Hardware on Quaker Street is getting a makeover. Owners David Linendoll and Kyle Hunter thought the store looked a little rundown, and rather than repainting it they decided to opt for a more permanent fix. “We had been debating for a few years; the siding was pretty bad,” Linendoll said. So contractor Tim […]

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166th Vermont State Fair kicks off this Friday

The kids have headed back to school and Labor Day weekend begins tomorrow, which means it’s time for the Vermont State Fair. The fair, which has been held every year since 1846, kicks off Friday and continues through Sunday, Sept. 9, at the fairgrounds in Rutland. The fair features a bevy of agriculture exhibits, motor […]

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Townwide sale this weekend

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Bargain hunters rejoice: The biggest shopping days of the year are this weekend. The Whitehall townwide yard sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 1 and 2. The event is sponsored by the Whitehall Chamber of Commerce and will feature a few dozen sales held throughout the […]

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Townwide yard sale coming

Bargain hunters rejoice. Whitehall’s townwide yard sale is only a few weeks away. This year’s event will be held Labor Day weekend, Sept. 1 and 2, throughout the community. The event usually features several dozen sales offering everything from kitchen appliances to sports equipment. Last year, one sale even featured a classic car. The Whitehall […]

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Christian music festival Labor Day weekend

Mike Lemery, the pastor of Faith Chapel Assembly of God has always been a music fan. He’s attended large Christian music festivals such as Creation Festival in Pennsylvania and Soulfest in New Hampshire and his son, Stefan, is the lead singer of Inward Fire, a group comprised of Faith Chapel members. Now he’s hoping to […]

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Shoppers expected to throng to town-wide yard sale

In a little over a week,Whitehall’s streets and by-ways will be transformed into a bustling market place as the Town-Wide Yard Sale returns on Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 3 though Sept. 5. The event is organized by the Whitehall Chamber of Commerce and typically features several dozen sales throughout the community. Carol Matheny, the event’s […]

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Labor Day Means Yard Sale

The Whitehall Town-Wide Yard Sale will be held on Labor Day weekend, Sept. 4 through Sept. 6, with more than 50 yard sales. (more…)

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Classifieds 03/25/14

Search for Sasquatch resumes, forty years later

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By Dan King It’s been 40 years since the first reported Sasquatch sighting in Whitehall and now the quest to […]

Apathy leaves trustee seat vacant

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By Dan King Whitehall’s mayor-elect, Ken Bartholomew was hoping someone would emerge to take his old trustee position, but that […]

Jane O’Shea resigns, cites issues with board

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By Derek Liebig A Granville principal is resigning at the end of the school year because of a disagreement over […]

Whitehall Elks honor three for service

New Elks officers are sworn into office

By Dan King Ken McKee, an old Whitehall Elk, used to tell his kids that the acronym BPOE stood for […]

Reelected, incumbents face challenges

By Derek Liebig Members of the Granville Village Board will be together for at least two more years. Incumbents Dean […]

Keough to plant community garden

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By Dan King A Whitehall High School student has come up with a creative way to support local charity and […]

Whitehall school officials want bobsled club back

By Dan King Until this year, Whitehall High School was the only school in the country with a bobsled club, […]

District, school administrators reach pact

By Derek Liebig The Granville Central School District and the Granville Administrators’ Association, with five members, reached agreement last week […]

Karas not concerned about budget

By Dan King Despite fiscal concerns voiced Board of Education member Frank Barber, Whitehall Central School Business Administrator Joe Karas […]

Whitehall/Fort Ann wrestlers raise $600 for cancer research

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Senior wrestler Julian Barber’s charity wrestling idea caught on with his teammates during the season, to the tune of $600. […]

Sasquatch sightings on the rise

By Dan King Officials say the snowy weather has driven local Sasquatches out of the woods and caused them to […]