Tag Archives: Schenectady

Lea wins singles championship

Joey-L.-and-Terry

Horde tennis player Joey Lea won the Adirondack League Singles Championship at Echo Lake tennis courts last Tuesday. He won his singles finals match versus Schuylerville’s Mike Burkett 6-3, 6-1. For the quarter-finals he beat Burkett 10-1 and for the semi-finals he defeated Sasha Goodman, of Lake George 10-4. Lea, along with the rest of […]

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Community Calendar 4/4/13

  Thursday April 4   Snakes/Lizards GRANVILLE The Pember Museum at 33 W. Main Street in Granville will offer a program for children age 5 and older on “Snakes & Lizards” from 10 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 4. Learn about “c-o-o-l” animals and color a wooden snake or lizard. Cost: $3. Registration is […]

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Gary L. LaMore, 62

Gary L. LaMore, 62, of Mountain Street, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at the Glens Falls Hospital following a short illness. Born in Whitehall on September 10, 1950, he was the son of Agnes Burke LaMore and the late Lawrence LaMore. He was a communicant of Our Lady of Hope Roman Catholic Church […]

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Sullivan named one of New York’s top cops

Deputy Sullivan

Washington County Sheriff Jeff Murphy reports that Deputy Robert Sullivan was recently named one of New York’s “top cops,” recognizing excellence in his abilities enforcing drunk driving laws in the state. The award was presented by the New York State Stop-DWI Foundation, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and the Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee at a […]

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Hoagland’s TD sparks North rally in all-star game

Whitehall’s Josh Hoagland played a pivotal role in leading his team to a dramatic comeback in the Section II Exceptional Seniors game last Thursday played at Steuerwald Stadium at Shenedehowa High School. With his side trailing 21-0 halfway through the third quarter, Hoagland scored on a 22-yard touchdown run to spark a 28-0 run and […]

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LaChapelle shoots 94 at Sectionals

Colby LaChapelle wrapped up his senior season as a member of Whitehall’s varsity golf team last Wednesday during the Class C Sectionals held at Schenectady Municipal Golf Course. LaChapelle shot a 94 falling short of the qualifying score of 84 needed to advance. Par for the 6,570-yard course is 72. This was the second season […]

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Golf finishes fifth at league meet; LaChapelle earns all-star honors

Whitehall’s golf team wrapped up the 2011 season with a fifth place finish at the Adirondack League Invitational held at the Pole Valley Player’s Club in Hartford. The Railroaders shot a 140 edging out North Warren, Bolton and Warrensburg. Lake George and Fort Edward tied at 122 but Lake George got the victory on the […]

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For Argyle clerk a first

Sunday had something of a dual quality to it for Argyle Town Clerk Gianna Cross. On one hand it was a historic day for the state, for the town and for the office and on the other hand, no big deal. “If Oct. 1 fell on a Saturday I’d be in here to issue doe […]

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Granville Crew Wows Judges at Rube Goldberg

Rube Goldberg 2011 web

When the Granville High School ‘Green Team’ heard the announcement, they were stunned to say the least. Not because they had won, but because according to the announcement – they hadn’t. The team members had a number of reasons to believe they should be finalists in the 2011 Union College Rube Goldberg Contest held Saturday, […]

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New director for Canal Corp.

An appointment made last week by Gov. Andrew Cuomo will change the director of New York State Canal Corp., which controls the building the town has been using for its offices since 2006. Schenectady Mayor Brian Stratton has been named to replace Carmella Mantello, who has been director of the corporation since 2005. Mantello has […]

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Northshire Freepress 02/27/15

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A year later, Pember on path to recovery

Bob and Mary (3)

By Derek Liebig A year after a state audit revealed the Granville institution was in a precarious financial state, the […]

A day in the life of a Whitehall Cop

Patrolman Joel Archambault issues a ticket during Monday's ridealong

By Dan King For a small town, there is always something to do as a cop in Whitehall. At 9:30 […]

Behavioral Specialist program to continue

Liz Legault

By Dan King The Whitehall Board of Education voted Monday to continue the district’s much-discussed behavioral specialist program. In an […]

Snail Mail gets slower

Whitehall Post Office

By Dan King People in New York’s rural municipalities, including Whitehall, may have to wait an extra day for delivery […]

Granville spirit night

By Derek Liebig Bolstering school spirit is the aim of an event that will be held tomorrow night at Granville […]

Hampton puts aside funds for equipment

By Derek Liebig The Hampton Town Board is putting some money aside for a rainy day. The board voted last […]