Tag Archives: Southern Adirondack

Community Calendar 6/20/13

  Thursday June 20   Library Programs POULTNEY Registration will begin on Thursday, June 20, for the Poultney Public Library’s “Dig into Reading” summer reading program for ages 6 to 12. The annual Scavenger Hunt will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25, and the Teen Summer Reading program for ages 12 to […]

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Community Calendar 6/6/13

­ Thursday June 6   ArtsFest Weekend SARATOGA SPRINGS ArtsFest Weekend will begin on Thursday, June 6, at The Arts Center, 320 Broadway in Saratoga Springs. Information: 518-584-4132, or www.SaratogaArtsFest.org.   Book Sale HUDSON FALLS The Hudson Falls Free Library at 220 Main Street in Hudson Falls will hold its annual Book Sale from 10 […]

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Wool pool next weekend at Fair Grounds

Area fiber producers will have a chance later this month to sell their materials to a national buyer. The third annual Southern Adirondack Fiber Producers Cooperative wool pool will be held June 13-15 at the Washington County Fairgrounds on State Rte. 29 in Greenwich, N.Y. The pool hours will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. […]

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Community Calendar 1/17/13

  Thursday January 17   Tax Preparation WASHINGTON COUNTY Trained community volunteers who are certified by the IRS are scheduling appointments for free Income Tax Preparation at various locations in the tri-county region. This service is for families and individuals with income of $49,000 or less and individuals who cannot prepare their own tax returns. […]

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Southern Adirondack Fiber Festival this weekend

Sure to delight both experienced and beginner fiber enthusiasts, the Third Annual Southern Adirondack Fiber Festival returns to the Washington County Fairgrounds inGreenwichon Saturday, September 24 and Sunday, September 25 from10 a.m.to5 p.m.each day. Mingle with sheep, alpacas, goats, llamas and rabbits as you tour more than 120 fiber-related vendors. A variety of free demonstrations […]

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Head of Class

By Derek Liebig The term polymath comes from the Greek word polymathes and defines a person whose expertise spans a significant number of different subject areas, a Renaissance man (or woman) if you will. In ancient times the term often referred to scientists. Leonardo Da Vinci is widely recognized as the most well known polymath. […]

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Four students in SkillsUSA competition

 Four Whitehall students will be competing in the regional SkillsUSA competition Wednesday, March 16, in Schenectady. The four students, who attend the the Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex BOCES’ Southern Adirondack Education Center Winners head for regional competition in Schenectady on March 16 also placed second or third in the local competition to earn entry into the regionals, Marsha […]

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Weekender 08/29/14

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Lakes Classifieds – 08/29/14

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, […]