Tag Archives: Weather

Skating rink awaits break in the weather

The Granville skating rink will open sometime soon, but organizers said they have been stuck waiting on the weather. Dave Williams, along with at least two other people, plan to open the rink much as they have for the past several years; they’re just waiting for good enough weather to flood the skating surface. “Mixing […]

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Border Riders Snowmobile Club

They hope the weather outside gets frightful…  The Border Riders Snowmobile Club will meet at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 17, at the Forum Restaurant on E. Potter Avenue in Granville. This group meets on the first and third Wednesdays each month. For more information call Dan Daigle at 260-8704, or Elaine Daigle at 642-1438.

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In Memoriam Carol A. Nadeau & Beatrice A. Mead

Carol A. Nadeau Feb 13, 1944 – Oct 24, 2008 Beatrice A. Mead Feb 22, 1932 – Oct 14, 2007 A rose so rare One of a kind, Love and beauty a mother Yes mine. A rose without thorns Not a petal was torn, A perfect rose stood straight and tall My mother was the […]

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Truck raffle is a go

For the last time, holiday cheer will include the chance to drive away a winner. The Skenesborough Volunteer Fire Department is currently holding its final Truck Raffle in the event’s current format, with members of the department selling the $100 raffle tickets up until the annual dinner and raffle event on Dec. 4. Michael Putorti, […]

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crash

A real mess out there this morning and the weather with high winds, rain and cold seems to be generating some traffic accidents.   Just got back from a Route 4 fatal crash – a tractor trailer from New Jersey went off the east side of the road while traveling northbound. The single occupant of […]

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Quarryman takes a fall

  Replace the Quarryman? Damage much worse than expected. A sudden sharp cracking sound is never a good thing to hear when lifting a 1,000-pound object made of wood.

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Section II baseball

Horde post season   Looks like the Horde grabbed the two-seed in class B as expected and will face the winner between Broadalbin-Perth and Ravena, the 10 and 7-seeds, respectively (at home, see below). Looking over the rest of the pairings and nothing looks easy for any of the teams. In the land of one […]

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Tykes set for Sunday

This year, the Tyke’s Kids Fishing Derby will be held on the ice around South Bay on Sunday, March 1.

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Train brings cheer, donations

  As the band started to play, the snow began to fall. The feel of the holidays was in the air as hundreds of residents came out to the Amtrak Station to meet the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train on Sunday, Nov. 30.

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game on??

Soccer finale   Might be a soccer game girls vs boys varsity teams. With the weather absolutely freezing outside and rain-snowing I’m not sure if this one will still take place. I’ll post again if I hear anything. But is was supposed to be after school about regular game time. Sounds like a fun way […]

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Weekender 08/29/14

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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, […]