Tag Archives: Middle Granville

Local runners fare well in distance race

Lou Pauquette and John Ehnholt are two of the fastest runners in the Granville area, and Sunday, they were the fastest pair in the annual Adirondack Marathon and Distance Festival. Running as “The Lean Machine,” the two combined to cover the 26.2-mile loop around SchroonLake in 2 hours, 55 minutes and 20 seconds. They each […]

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Public safety system updated; water restriction continues

A water restriction issued last month in North Granville had unintended benefits for people living in the district. The restriction gave town officials a chance to test run a public safety communications system and in the process remedy a number of minor glitches. The town initiated a reverse 911call to inform residents of the North […]

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Community Calendar 8/2/12

  Thursday July 26   Bluegrass Festival DANBY The Green Mountain Climbers Snowmobile Club will host an “Olde Country & Bluegrass Festival” Thursday through Saturday, July 26 to 28, at Powers Field in Danby. Featured will be several bands each day (bring a chair; performances 5 to 10 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. to 10 […]

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Community Calendar 7/26/12

  Thursday July 26   Bluegrass Festival DANBY The Green Mountain Climbers Snowmobile Club will host an “Olde Country & Bluegrass Festival” Thursday through Saturday, July 26 to 28, at Powers Field in Danby. Featured will be several bands each day (bring a chair; performances 5 to 10 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. to 10 […]

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Breaking news: woman hurt in head-on crash

One woman was transported to Rutland Regional Medical Center with head injuries following a car between her Jeep and a heavy-duty pickup truck towing a boat on a trailer, on Route 22A in Raceville early Wednesday afternoon. State police did not immediately have information on the names of the drivers, but the man driving the […]

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Community Calendar 6/28/12

  Thursday June 28   Women’s Golf QUEENSBURY The Zonta Women’s Golf Tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. on Thursday, June 28, at the Queensbury Country Club. Cost/registration: 518-798-5784, or www.zontadistrict2.org/glensfalls.   Farmer’s Market POULTNEY The Poultney Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays through […]

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Theresa Pauquette, 84

GRANVILLE – Theresa Pauquette passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2012, in Glens Falls Hospital. Theresa was born on April 28, 1928, in Hampton, N.Y., the daughter of the late Ludrick and Florence (Romanofski) Zovistaski Theresa was a loving wife and mother. Her family meant the world to her. She was very conscious about keeping […]

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Community Calendar 5/24/12

  Thursday May 24   Watercolor Class SARATOGA SPRINGS Susan Wiley will lead a Watercolor Critique Class from noon to 3 p.m. on Thursday, May 24, at Saratoga Arts, 320 Broadway in Saratoga Springs. Cost: $40; $30 members. Information/registration: 518-584-4132, or email ttobias@saratoga-arts.org. Also, ask about Saratoga Arts’ ongoing open studio sessions and its summer […]

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Area post offices’ hours cut

The Clemons post office has been saved after the U.S. Postal Service reversed course on a plan that would have closed thousands of offices around the country. But while the plan ensures that the small one-room post office will remain operational, it and several other offices in the region will see their retail hours reduced, […]

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Ruth Sayers, 56

Niskayuna, NY – Ruth Karin Sayers, 56, of Niskayuna, passed away unexpectedly on May 2, 2012, surrounded by her family. Born on September 16, 1955 in Roslyn, NY, she was the daughter of Josef  and Grete (Worbs) Hanser, both German immigrants. Ruth grew up in Granville  and graduated from Granville High School in 1973.  She […]

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Weekender 08/29/14

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Lakes Classifieds – 08/29/14

Preparations underway for school year in Granville

The 2013-14 school year begins Wednesday and ushers in some significant change within the Granville Central School District. The district […]

Students build community of trust

Transitioning from elementary school to middle school is easily one of the most difficult processes in an adolescent’s life, but […]

Village approves new parking law

Last Tuesday evening the Whitehall Village Board of Trustees held a public hearing to discuss a potential parking law, which […]

Changes abound as school year begins

With the school year starting next Thursday for Whitehall students, the district has gone through a transformation this summer, one […]

Test scores improve, but continue to lag behind

Granville students showed improvement in both math and English on the state tests but continue to lag behind their peers […]

Youth Center for sale

The Granville Police Benevolent Association has put its youth center up for sale. Sergeant Dave Williams said a lack of […]

Former resident dies in accident

A former Granville resident was killed Saturday night in a motor vehicle accident on I-87 in Albany. Matthew Fiske, 43, […]