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Mary (Marcino) Osowicki, 93

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Frank J. Hadeka Sr.

Frank J. Hadeka Sr., age 91, passed away at his home on June 24, 2009. Frank was born on Oct. 9, 1917, in Proctor, Vt., the son of Adolph and Mary (Pikelivicz) Hadeka. Frank was a veteran of World War II. Frank was retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He was a charter member and […]

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Arthur S. Peters

Arthur S. Peters, of Cambridge, passed away quietly in his sleep on Friday, June 12, 2009, at Glens Falls Hospital. The love of his life, Virginia Langlois Peters, his wife of 63 years, was by his side. Arthur was born in White Creek on May 23, 1918.  He was the eldest of the six children […]

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Landing in history

    One man’s story from the historic invasion Dick Freed said he had some idea of what another family must be going through somewhere in the United States not knowing about a loved one missing during a war.

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Town Sticks to Annual Traditions

  It’s about tradition. That was the message members of the Whitehall American Legion sent as they presented their annual Memorial Day service and parade on Monday.  

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Roy E. Esiason

Roy Erling Esiason, 81, avid conservationist, environmentalist, and humanitarian, passed away Friday, May 22, 2009, at his home in North Greenbush, NY.  Born August 20, 1927 in Queens, NY to the late Ingrid (Gulbrandson) and Fritz Henning Esiason, Roy spent his youth in Philadelphia, PA and was a veteran of World War II, serving in […]

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William A. Galloway

William Almon Galloway, age 93, of Granville passed away at his home on Easter Sunday, April 12, 2009 following a short illness. Almon was born on October 31, 1915 in Granville, the son of the late William and Eva (DeKalb) Galloway. He was a graduate of Whitehall High School. He retired from the New York […]

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Command Sgt. Maj. Patrick H. Huntington

Command Sgt. Maj. Patrick H. Huntington, 89, of Putnam, formerly of Clemons Center, passed away on Feb. 20, 2009 following a long illness at the home of his niece, Patricia Wilson on Notch Hill Lane. Born on Oct. 18, 1919 in Glens Falls, he was the son of the late Dr. Patrick H. Sr., and […]

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Alan C. Clark, 90

  Alan C. Clark, 90 of Whitehall passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2008, his 90th birthday, at Ft. Hudson Nursing Home, Ft. Edward, NY Born, Dec. 2, 1918, in Whitehall, he was the son of the late Jacob L. and Addie V. Clark. Alan graduated from Whitehall High School in 1936. During World War […]

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An ‘ordinary, extraordinary’ man

Student. Soldier. Businessman. Husband. Father.These are just some of the roles that Henry Vanderminden III, or Hank to his friends, Papa to his family, filled in his more than eight decades on this earth.

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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, […]