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Skene Manor basket party on Saturday

If you’ve never seen a small fireplace inside a basket, chances are you’ve never been to the Skene Manor Basket Party. The event features at least 100 baskets — sometimes more — and is one of the largest events of its type in the area, attracting upwards of 300 people. “It’s the largest one-day fundraiser […]

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Sandra Lee “Choochie” Herbst, 66

Sandra Lee “Choochie” Herbst,  66, of Champlain Avenue, passed away on Monday, Nov. 1, 2010, at the Glens Falls Hospital following a short illness. Born on July 30, 1944, in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Harriet (Dunn) Therrien. Sandy really enjoyed family gatherings at holidays, crocheting and working special projects […]

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Carol R. Kirchner

Carol R. “Cary” Kirchner, age 69, of Granville passed away at her home on Friday, Dec. 5, 2008. Carol was born on Dec. 30, 1938 in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of Eric and Ruth (Hinsch) Nelson. Carol lived in Salem, N.Y., for many years, having moved to Granville in the last few years. She formerly […]

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Preparations underway for school year in Granville

The 2013-14 school year begins Wednesday and ushers in some significant change within the Granville Central School District. The district […]

Students build community of trust

Transitioning from elementary school to middle school is easily one of the most difficult processes in an adolescent’s life, but […]

Village approves new parking law

Last Tuesday evening the Whitehall Village Board of Trustees held a public hearing to discuss a potential parking law, which […]

Changes abound as school year begins

With the school year starting next Thursday for Whitehall students, the district has gone through a transformation this summer, one […]

Test scores improve, but continue to lag behind

Granville students showed improvement in both math and English on the state tests but continue to lag behind their peers […]

Youth Center for sale

The Granville Police Benevolent Association has put its youth center up for sale. Sergeant Dave Williams said a lack of […]

Former resident dies in accident

A former Granville resident was killed Saturday night in a motor vehicle accident on I-87 in Albany. Matthew Fiske, 43, […]