Tag Archives: Saratoga Springs

Clark working hard at Greenwich Invy

Granville’s Alicia Clark took second overall for the girls at the Greenwich Cross Country Invitational held Friday at Saratoga Spa State Park in Saratoga Springs Friday, besting runners from manyarea schools. Clark finished off of her pace from a week prior coming in at 17:51 behind only Gianna Frontera of Class A Newburgh Free Academy, […]

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Community Calendar 10/27/11

Thursday October 27   Luncheon Benefit SARATOGA SPRINGS Reservations are requested by Thursday, Oct. 27, for H.O.P.E.’s upcoming Lunch Buffet and Silent Auction, with live music by Marcus Ruggiero, that will be held at the Gideon Putnam Resort & Spa, Saratoga Spa State Park, Saratoga Springs. Cost: $38, with proceeds benefiting H.O.P.E.’s new, low-cost spay/neuter […]

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Tracy gets first win

Taryn Tracy had been steady for the girls cross country team all season, consistently finishing in the top ten at dual meets. Last week, that consistency paid off as she broke through for her first win of the season. Tracy won a girls meet against Lake George on Oct. 11, outpacing the girl’s field by […]

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Alice Alsobrook, 92

Mrs. Alice Chaphe Alsobrook, 92, of 2001 South Lee Street, Americus, Georgia died Nov.25, 2010. Alice was born Dec. 10, 1917, in Detroit, Michigan, a daughter of the late Jerome Ernest Campbell and Alice Larabee Campbell. Her family subsequently moved to Whitehall,   where her father started a family heating and plumbing company. Mrs. Alsobrook is […]

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Community Calendar 7/21/11

Thursday July 21   Bible School GRANVILLE The Truthville Baptist Church on Route 12A is accepting registrations for its Vacation Bible School that will run from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday, July 24 to 27. Bible stories, songs, crafts, games, a contest, and refreshments will be included. Information/registration: Darlene Kretzer at 518-642-2107.   […]

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Penrhyn Car Show

Penrhyn Fire Chief Milt Dunbar was a happy camper Saturday night. As the grounds of the fire station filled up with unique, rare and even one of a kind automobiles for the sixth annual Penrhyn Car Rally his only task was flipping burgers on the grill. “It’s kind of nice these guys get it all […]

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Local bus drivers second in rodeo

By Derek Liebig A trio of local bus drivers traveled to Saratoga Springs last month to test their skills, and when it was all over, one of Whitehall’s own emerged with a second place finish. Leda Palmer, who has been a bus driver in the Whitehall School District for 11 years, placed second in the […]

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Community Calendar 5/19/11

Thursday May 19   Concert, Baking BENNINGTON Bennington Project Independence will host a Patriotic Trumpet Concert on Thursday, May 19, and a Baking with Rhubarb program on Friday, May 20. Times/location: 442-8136.   Facebook Seminar RUTLAND The Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce will offer “Facebook 101 & More” seminars with Katye Munger from 8 to […]

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Community Calendar 4/28/11

Thursday April 28   Scholarships SARATOGA SPRINGS The Old Saratoga Historical Assn. is accepting applications for the $350 Francis Ostrander Scholarship that will be awarded to a Schuylerville Central High School senior who will be attending a two or four-year college in the fall. Also, a $250 scholarship will be awarded to the runner-up. A […]

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Phantoms to honor Bryn Reynolds

A Granville native and Bronze Star recipient will be honored for his heroism at an April 1 game of the Adirondack Phantoms. Washington County sheriffs Captain Bryn Reynolds who received the military award for valor while serving in the Army in Afghanistan will be recognized at a military appreciation night at the Glens Falls Civic […]

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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 […]

Enerjazz to conclude concert series

Whitehall’s summer concert series will be coming to a close on Friday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. and to say […]

Cheerleading made an official sport

By Dan King After years of being a club sport and funding all expenditures on their own, Whitehall cheerleaders have […]

State says their own building has code violations

By Dan King New York State Canal Corporation recently stopped by the new location for Friends of the Washington County […]

Storefront undergoes rebirth

A storefront that has stood on West Main Street for more than 100 years has been given new life. When […]

W. Pawlet auction Thursday

The West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual auction this evening at the West Pawlet Firehouse, Route 153, […]

State orders town to monitor former landfill

The state has threatened to take legal action against the town if it doesn’t begin submitting monitoring reports of groundwater […]

Silitch named Alumni of Year

A North Granville resident has been named Alumni of the Year at a college recently ranked among the top 100 […]