Tag Archives: Senior Citizens

Cadidate profile: Ken Bartholomew

Candidate pic Ken Bartholomew

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

special olympics scarves

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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Excitement continues at the Washington County Fair

fair go round

By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Holy smokes! The final days of the fair are here already! The Washington […]

Shoppers’ ‘points’ can help schools get tools

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By Krystle S. Morey Granville residents can earn free supplies, musical instruments and playground equipment for their school simply by […]

Fundraiser for boy injured in ATV accident Saturday

Logan Pease

By Dan King Since 11-year-old Logan Pease was struck by a vehicle while riding his ATV in May, the community […]

Dirty water plagues users

The Orchard in North Granville

By Krystle S. Morey Several North Granville residents were plagued with dirty tap water last week after a local nursing […]

Step ‘N’ Time Dance Studio expands

Sondra Smith displays some of the dance attire that will be sold in the new dance shop.

By Dan King Step ‘N’ Time Dance Studio in Whitehall is expanding. The studio, which was once housed in one […]

Washington County Fair Aug. 22-28

Jaxon Beebe, of Granville (2)

By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Holy smokes! It’s fair time! With an attendance of 120,000 annually, the Washington […]

County seeks PILOT for new solar projects

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By Dan King The Washington County Board of Supervisors wants Borrego Solar to pay some money for its solar project […]

Granville ends solar tax breaks

Solar front

By Krystle S. Morey Granville has opted out of the state’s solar tax exemption, which means solar installations being built […]

‘Go Horde’ signs paint town blue, gold

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By Krystle S. Morey Many may have noticed the dozens of “Go Horde” banners that have popped up around Granville […]

Whitehall man corresponds with former president

Former president Jimmy Carter (Credit: The Carter Center)

By Dan King It’s not every day you get a note from a former president. However, a Whitehall man received […]

Classifieds 08/17/16

Lakes Region Freepress – 08/12/16

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