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Brick church to host annual service

The East Whitehall Brick Church has been closed for many years now, but annually the church holds a summer service. This year’s summer service will take place on Sunday, Aug. 17 at 2 p.m. at the church’s location on County Route 18. Reverend John Greenough will be conducting a sermon, with bagpipe playing supplied by […]

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Church to host music festival

Out of the Box Worship Center will be holding a free Christian music concert at Skenesborough Parkon Saturday, Aug. 16 from 3 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. There will be four Christian bands/musicians present at the event, including The Angel Band, Nate Fiorino, Agape Blues Company, and Mike and Michelle and Bright Star. The Graceful Dancers […]

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Airtight to perform Friday in Whitehall

The four-part classic rock band, Airtight, will be next to perform for the Whitehall crowd at the summer concert series. Airtight is comprised of Art Schult, Bob Tressler, Paul Finch and Billi Jones. The group focuses predominately on classic rock, but performs anything from the 19050s through the present, including some country/pop crossover music. Art […]

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Village to hold hearing on proposed parking changes

During a special meeting on August 4, the Whitehall Village Board introduced a potential new parking law and scheduled a public hearing for August 19 at 6 p.m. to discuss the proposed legislation. The public hearing will allow residents the opportunity to discuss the board’s proposal for a new parking law, aimed at deterring people […]

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Village receives figures in repairs

The Whitehall Wastewater Treatment Plant and the Riverside Veteran’s Memorial Park both have some fixtures that need to be refurbished for safety purposes and the village recently received estimates on the costs of fixing these structures. The list of estimates that the village board received for potential upgrades was ranked based on the urgency of […]

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Water line estimates lower than expected

Some faulty waterlines in the village may soon seem some necessary repairs. A water line spanning the Poultney Street Bridge and a second running along Buckley Road are in need of repair and the village may receive state funding to see that they are. The initial estimate for the waterline issues on the Poultney Street […]

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Post Office hours cut in half

By Dan King Postal Service officials announced on Monday that the Huletts Landing Post Office would remain open, but that the hours of operation would be reduced to four hours per day. In the fall of 2012 the United States Postal Service began a two-year nationwide process of notifying communities of potential changes to their […]

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A life spent outdoors

By Dan King If you are a reader of the Times, chances are at one point or another you have come across the column known as “Outdoors in Whitehall.” Through his column, Gene Terry has been exercising his first amendment right to free speech for quite some time now. As far as Terry can recall, […]

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Elmy gets time served

Former Champlain Harbor Marina & RV Park Owner Robert Elmy has pleaded guilty to a felony charge in connection with an October 2011 incident. Elmy was convicted of second degree assault in 2012, after a trial regarding injuries that his former wife Patricia Elmy obtained during the 2011 incident. Despite his guilty plea, Elmy will […]

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Whitehall PD hires new officers

The Whitehall Village Board held a special meeting on Monday morning at 9 a.m. with the sole intent of hiring some new police officers for the department. The board first had to, with regrets, accept the resignation of Jeff Grenier from the department. Grenier will be moving on to work with Warren County and the […]

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Matthew Fiske, 43

Matthew Parker Fiske, 43, passed away Aug. 24 as a result of a tragic automobile accident. One of God’s brightest […]

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Fire Co. renews search for lost horn

By Dan King Thirty years ago a silver plated presentation horn was stolen from the Whitehall Fire Company and the […]

Town finalizes speed reduction proposal

By Dan King Back in July, the Town of Whitehall drafted a proposal to reduce the speed limits of a […]

Officials weight safety vs. freedom of Amish

By Dan King Just when it seemed that all discrepancies and arguments about how to handle Whitehall’s growing Amish population […]

Superintendent upset with test scores

Whitehall Central School District Superintendent Elizabeth Legault has been analyzing data and researching educational policy in an attempt to turn […]