Tag Archives: Pat Norton

Demand up at Whitehall Food Pantry

Food pantry

By Dan King It’s been busy at the Whitehall Food Pantry, and because of that, the need is high. Currently the staff of five dedicated workers is looking for donations of peas, green beans, corn, cereal, rice, ravioli, peanut butter, jelly, coup, canned fruit, mac and cheese, instant potatoes, pasta and spaghetti sauce. “Usually our […]

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Dry summer takes toll on area water supplies

Water

By Dan King and Christina Scanlon A record-dry summer has taken its toll throughout the country, and Northern Washington County is no exception. While Whitehall may not be suffering droughts and substantial water shortages like others, the area has still had to deal with some lingering issues caused by low rainfall numbers. The village water supply […]

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Norton, Rocque, Scrimo elected

Pat Norton

By Dan King The results are in and the three new faces on the Whitehall Board of Education will be Pat Norton, Mike Rocque, and Tony Scrimo. Norton was the leading vote-getter with 313, Rocque was in a very close second with 310, and Scrimo recorded 286 votes. Because he was the third leading vote-getter, […]

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Eight to run for Whitehall Board of Education

By Dan King Eight candidates will officially be running for three seats on the Whitehall Board of Education when the May 19 election rolls around and none are incumbents. The candidates are Tony Scrimo, Steven St. Claire, Marcia Rocque, Pat Norton, Mike Rocque, Stiling Knight, Harold Nicholson Jr., and Joseph Swahn. New York State School […]

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Eleven petitions out for Whitehall Board of Education

Board of Ed 2014

By Dan King A tumultuous school year has prompted a record number of candidates to seek seats on the Whitehall Board of Education. Eleven people have thrown their hats into the ring as candidates for the three seats on the board that will be open in the May election. Of those, seven have returned fully […]

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Apathy leaves trustee seat vacant

Candidate pic Ken Bartholomew

By Dan King Whitehall’s mayor-elect, Ken Bartholomew was hoping someone would emerge to take his old trustee position, but that didn’t happen. Village law says that with Bartholomew winning the mayoral race last week, he is now left with the task of appointing someone to the remainder of his term as trustee, but there is […]

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Classifieds 05/25/16

Town proposes solar moratorium

Solar front

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

Last year's memorial day parade

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

Chickens

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 […]

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