Tag Archives: Senior Citizens

Cadidate profile: Ken Bartholomew

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What is your occupation? For the past four years my job has been village board trustee and wastewater treatment commissioner. Daily, when the employees assigned to that department report for work; I make it point to be there. Normally I spend anywhere from 4 to 8 hours each day conducting village business.   Past political […]

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Community Calendar 2/16/12

  Thursday February 16   Re-Enactments WASHINGTON COUNTY Re-enactor Terry Glasier, a member of the 6th Massachusetts Continental Army, will depict Maj. Daniel Whiting at the following Washington County venues: 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, Salem Senior Center, 32 E. Broadway, 854-7294; 12:15 p.m. Feb. 16, Cambridge Senior Center, 5 Park Place, 677-8592; 11:30 a.m. […]

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Elks to provide plenty of holiday cheer Sunday

Sunday will be a very busy day for members of Whitehall Elks Lodge No. 1491, who will be providing some holiday cheer to a number of different residents, from families in need to senior citizens to young children. “We’ll be at the lodge packing boxes and cooking at 7 a.m.,” said lodge esquire Tammy Stevens, […]

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Knitted gift to Special Olympics

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Ardyce Bresett was searching for knitting patterns on the Internet, and what she found has led to a unique donation from patrons of the Pember Library and Museum. Bresett, the Pember librarian, was looking for a new project for herself, and she found the site of Special Olympics. Each year,  Special Olympics asks supporters who […]

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Community Calendar 11/10/11

Thursday November 10   Free Movie RUTLAND The R-rated film, “Two Weeks,” starring Sally Field, will be screened from 5 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10, at the CVPS/Leahy Community Education Center, 160 Allen Street in Rutland. This film chronicles a family dealing with their mother’s illness and includes the mother’s reflections on her […]

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Marion Flower, 99

Marion Flower, age 99, passed away on April 15, 2011. Marion was born on October 9, 1911 in Fort Ann, New York the daughter of Thomas and Belle (Gillett) Owens. Marion attended Fort Ann schools. She was a member of Slate Valley Senior Citizens and the United Methodist Church of Granville.  Marion always enjoyed Sunday […]

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Community Calendar 03/17/11

Thursday March 17   Art Exhibit MANCHESTER “The Art of Impromptu Gatherings,” an exhibition of artwork by Joel Beckwith, will be on display from Thursday, March 17, through April 18 at The Gallery at Equinox Village in Manchester.   Health Clinics RUTLAND AREA The Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice will offer Blood Pressure […]

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Dorothy ‘Mitizie’ Nolette

Dorothy ‘Mitizie’ Nolette, 74 Dorothy "Mitzie" L. Nolette, 74, of Railroad Avenue, Whitehall, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 7, 2009 at the Glens Falls Hospital. Born on May 4, 1934 in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Burgess, Sr. and Dorothy (Robetor) Field. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Hope […]

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Teresa Ruth Archambault Wood, 87

Teresa Ruth Archambault Wood, 87, of Williams Street, Whitehall, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, November 30, 2008 at the Glens Falls Hospital. Teresa is known as “Bam” by the younger generation.   Born on January 7, 1921 in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Edward "Deacon" and Josephine (Doin) Jones.   She attended […]

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Evelyn Sleight Benjamin, 100

Evelyn Sleight Benjamin of Beckwith Road, passed away on Wednesday, September 24, 2008 at the Glens Falls Hospital. She was born on June 21, 1908 in Fort Edward and recently celebrated her 100th birthday among family and friends. She attended and received her teaching certificate from Plattsburgh Normal School in 1928 and began her teaching […]

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Classifieds 08/27/15

Washington County Fair in full swing

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By Linda Ellingsworth There’s still plenty of time to experience the excitement of the Washington County Fair. A celebration of […]

Coin drops hurt by bridge work

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By Dan King Those who volunteer their time to serve the people of Whitehall say their coin drop operations have […]

Working together: town, village fixing waterline

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By Dan King For the past week and a half the town and village of Whitehall have been working together […]

Washington County Board opposes Common Core

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By Dan King The third time was indeed a charm for Hartford Supervisor Dana Haff and activist Bob Schulz. Haff […]

Townwide sale next weekend

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By Dan King Bargain seekers will converge on Whitehall Labor Day Weekend, as they seek the best deals around. The […]

Three vying for public safety position

By Christina Scanlon Washington County supervisors have narrowed the field to three candidates for county public safety director and will […]

Recycled teens applauded

By Christina Scanlon Nine honorary members of the Mettowee Valley Senior Citizens were honored last week at a luncheon filled […]

County opposes pregnant inmate restraint changes

By Dan King The state Legislature passed a bill in June that limits the use of restraints on pregnant inmates, […]

Granville, Hartford low opt outs; Whitehall average

By Dan King and Christina Scanlon Students at area school districts opted out of Common Core with less frequency than […]

Eighty-one take part in football camp

By Christina Scanlon Summer football camps for students at Granville are nothing new. Over the years, the players have attended […]

Northshire Freepress – 08/21/15

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