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Increase in traffic hasn’t led to increase in accidents at intersection

Intersection 2

By Dan King The intersection of County Routes 18 and 21 in Whitehall has always been a difficult intersection for many to maneuver, between the grassy island in the middle and the lack of visibility. Currently, a two-way stop sign slows down the traffic travelling along route 21; however the traffic coming down route 18 […]

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Enerjazz to conclude concert series

Emerjazz

Whitehall’s summer concert series will be coming to a close on Friday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. and to say it will be going out ‘big’ might be an understatement. The final band of the summer concert series, known as Ener Jazz, is an 18 member ‘big band.’ The Poultney, Vt.-based group will be the […]

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Cheerleading made an official sport

By Dan King After years of being a club sport and funding all expenditures on their own, Whitehall cheerleaders have returned to the ranks of a school sanctioned sport. Cheerleaders, to the surprise of some board members, had been funding their own uniforms and trips every year. “I had no idea that you guys were […]

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State says their own building has code violations

By Dan King New York State Canal Corporation recently stopped by the new location for Friends of the Washington County IBA, on Skenesborough Drive and explained that it is still in the process of making some of the needed upgrades and repairs to the facility. Canal Corp representatives spoke with Town Supervisor George Armstrong and […]

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Hearing office sustains town’s charges in Hampton wood case

A Hampton town employee could face disciplinary action after a hearing officer ruled in favor of the town during a civil service hearing last week. Bob Henke, a section 75 hearing officer, ruled that the evidence presented during the hearing sustained the town’s charges that Malcolm Pratt, a longtime employee of the town’s highway department, […]

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Frank E. Holman, Sr., 82

Frank E. Holman, Sr., 82, of Maple Street, passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2014 peacefully at his home of natural causes. He was born July 7, 1932 in Clemons, New York and graduated from Whitehall Central School in 1949. He married the love of his life, Shirley Brace, and was married for 59 years […]

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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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