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Laugh Your Cans Off

The Border Riders Snowmobile Club will present a night of laughs this Saturday Feb. 19 at the Forum. “Laugh Your Cans Off” will raise funds for the local snowmobile club while collecting food items to benefit the Granville Ecumenical Council’s food pantry at St. Mary’s Church. Patrons will receive a ticket for door prizes with […]

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Tyke’s Fishing Derby March 6

This year’s annual Tyke’s Fishing Derby will be held beginning on Sunday, March 6, on South Bay. The free youth tournament will start at 6 a.m. and will run until 3 p.m. Elaine Phillips, who is organizing the tournament, said everything is free, including refreshments. At 3 p.m., there will be a gathering at Bay […]

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Official Rink Hours

The hours for the Granville skating rink have been posted and are expected to remain in effect until the rink closes in the spring. Organizers said the warming hut will be open from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday to Friday each week. Saturday and Sunday the warming hut hours are noon to 3 p.m.; hours […]

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Saturday night trivia…don’t wait until the last minute

What NFL team, known as the “Ain’ts” finally won the Super Bowl in 2010? What sport used the term “home run” long before baseball? If you know these or any other obscure facts gather up a group of friends and head for the Forum Saturday night. The 2011 Granville Rotary Club Trivia Night starts at […]

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Skating Rink Open

The operators of the skating rink announced Friday the ice was ready for skating. Skaters can use the ice any time the gate is open, however, the warming hut might not be staffed and open at that time. Regular hours will be posted soon, in the mean time skaters can expect the rink and warming […]

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Rotary Trivia Night tweaked to allow younger participants

The 2011 version of the popular Granville Rotary Club Trivia Night fundraiser will have an important new wrinkle: younger participants. Trivia Night will be held at The Forum on Jan. 22 starting at 7 p.m. with the doors opening at 6:30 p.m. Rotary Club member Dave O’Brien said the club made the move for the […]

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Skating rink awaits break in the weather

The Granville skating rink will open sometime soon, but organizers said they have been stuck waiting on the weather. Dave Williams, along with at least two other people, plan to open the rink much as they have for the past several years; they’re just waiting for good enough weather to flood the skating surface. “Mixing […]

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Enjoy holiday cheer in Middletown

Lost in the hoopla of holiday shopping, decorating and get-togethers, is the true meaning of the holidays, giving back to those less fortunate than ourselves, and one local group has made it its mission to remind people of the true nature of the season. Members of the Middletown Springs Community Church will spread a little […]

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Youth Center hosts ‘Sirsy’

Make your own revolution the title track from the latest release by Niskayuna-based band Sirsy encourages. The up-and-coming two-piece band returns to the Granville Police Benevolent Association Youth Center Dec. 16 for an all ages show; tickets will be available at the door. Now playing nationally, the band has been a fixture in the bar […]

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Festival of Trees looking for participants

The Fair Haven Historical Society is seeking evergreens of all sizes and appearances for its festival of trees event next month. The third annual Festival of Trees will be held on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 10 and 11, at the American Legion Hall on Route 22A, South Main Street in Fair Haven. Hours are 4 […]

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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, […]