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Connie Michaelsen Celebrating over 25 Years of Teaching Dance in Granville

By Todd Michaelsen My mother, Connie Michaelsen, has been teaching dance in Granville now for 26 years. She has shared her joy and passion with over 1,000 students in that time span.  In an era when “Mom and Pop” small businesses are vastly disappearing, she has grown her dance school nearly every year since her […]

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Deaths in 2012

Hanford N. “Hamp” Austin died Jan. 1, 2012, at the age of 90.   Helene M. McLaughlin, 78, a former resident of Fourth Avenue, passed away on Jan.7, 2012.   Father William Esmond, 88, of Ledge View Village, Lake George, entered into eternal life on Jan. 15, 2012.   Marilyn E. Gordon, 79, of State […]

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Raceville crash injures four

By Randal Smathers   Four people were taken to area hospitals following a head-on collision on Route 22A near Raceville Road in Middle Granville on Monday afternoon. A midsize 2010 Chevrolet SUV headed southbound and a northbound 2004 Ford Focus sedan met in the corner between Raceville and Butler roads at about 1:50 p.m., with […]

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Marion V. Holcomb, 95

Marion V. Holcomb, 95, formerly of  Whitehall, passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2012, at the St. Mary’s Hospital in Amsterdam. Born on April 19, 1916, in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Jerome and Harriet “Hattie” (Harvey) Granger. She enjoyed working in her flower gardens, embroidering, crocheting and knitting. Besides her parents, […]

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Anita M. Tanner, 75

Anita M. Tanner, 75, of Burke Dr., Queensbury, passed over to Our Lord on Sunday, December 11, 2011 from Indian River Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Granville. Born January 27, 1936 in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Richard S. and Margaret D. (Luse) Currier. Anita was a native of Whitehall where she attended […]

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Daniel Brill, 44

Daniel Thomas Brill of Wells, Vermont, 44, passed away at home with his family at his side on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011. He was born on May 4, 1967, and grew up in Wingdale, NY. He was a graduate of Dover High School. After settling in Vermont, Daniel married the love of his life Lisa […]

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It’s time for Math-a-thon

It’s Math-a-thon time of the year!  Granville Elementary School students recently gathered in an assembly to learn how they can sharpen their math skills and help very sick children.  More than 54 percent of the students at GES have chosen to participate in this fundraiser.  GES is no stranger to this program.  Students and teachers […]

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Frances Raila Sufnarski, 91

Frances Raila Sufnarski, age 91, passed away on Sept. 20, 2010, at Indian River Nursing and Rehabilitation Center following a long illness. Fran was born on Sept. 5, 1929, in Amsterdam, the daughter of William and Veronica (Milauskas)  Raila. Fran attended St. Casimir’s Grade School and graduated from William Lynch High School in 1947. Fran […]

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Edgar W. Haskins

  Edgar W. Haskins passed away on May 6, 2009, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bellingham, Wash., following a short illness.   Edgar was born on Oct. 6, 1941, in Pawlet, Vt., the son of Edgar F. and the late Alice Haskin.  Edgar attended elementary school in Pawlet, and attended high school in Granville, N.Y., […]

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Marlene M. Currier

Marlene M. Currier of Clifton Park passed away on Tuesday, October 21, 2008 at St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany, with her loving family at her side. Born on July 24, 1940 in Aachen, Germany, she was the daughter of the late Johann and Luisi ( Breuer) Krott. Besides her parents, she is predeceased by her […]

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Fire Co. renews search for lost horn

By Dan King Thirty years ago a silver plated presentation horn was stolen from the Whitehall Fire Company and the […]

Town finalizes speed reduction proposal

By Dan King Back in July, the Town of Whitehall drafted a proposal to reduce the speed limits of a […]

Officials weight safety vs. freedom of Amish

By Dan King Just when it seemed that all discrepancies and arguments about how to handle Whitehall’s growing Amish population […]

Superintendent upset with test scores

Whitehall Central School District Superintendent Elizabeth Legault has been analyzing data and researching educational policy in an attempt to turn […]

Increase in traffic hasn’t led to increase in accidents at intersection

By Dan King The intersection of County Routes 18 and 21 in Whitehall has always been a difficult intersection for […]