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New owner to grow Hartford golf club

Photo courtesy of Hartford Greens Country Club official Facebook page.

By Austin Crosier Establishing a relaxing reprieve from the ever-stressful COVID-19 pandemic is what Dylan Faille, 28, is looking to accomplish as the manager of the Hartford Greens Country Club. After acquiring the “200-acre old farm” at 3737 State Route 196 six weeks ago, Faille said business has continued to grow despite limited resources under […]

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Hartford outlines plans for school

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By Jay Mullen Hartford Central School District posted a video to YouTube on Tuesday, July 28 detailing its plan for reopening this fall. Schools have been closed to students since mid-March, and surveys sent out to parents indicated an “overwhelming opinion” for students to return to school for in-person instruction, according to school superintendent Andrew […]

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Hartford claims sole right to grant IDA tax breaks

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By Matthew Saari The Town of Hartford should be the only municipal authority to grant tax breaks within the Town of Hartford. That is the gist of Resolution No. 20108, passed by a 4-0 vote by the Hartford Town Board at their last meeting. Board member Gary Burch Sr. was absent. “Towns may elect, by […]

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27 to graduate Friday in Hartford ceremony

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By Duncan Campbell Twenty-seven Tanagers will take the next step in their lives as they cap off their high school education Friday. Hartford High School’s 2020 graduation ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. at the high school. The announcement came in light of Gov. Cuomo’s approval for school districts to hold in-person ceremonies with […]

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Hartford town-wide garage sale returns

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Hartford’s annual town-wide garage sale is slated to take place Aug. 8 through Aug. 9. Bonnie Williamson, owner of As Time Goes By and coordinator of the event, said it attracts numerous people from around Hartford and the county. She said it is great to see the town become bustling, see people make money and […]

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Route 149 closing for culvert repair

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By Matthew Saari The primary east-west roadway between South Granville and Hartford will be closed for two weeks, starting in July. State Department of Transportation officials announced roadwork will commence on State Route 149, “just west of Searles Road,” with the project beginning Monday, July 6. “Our contractor is scheduled to replace a culvert under […]

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Hartford to keep programs, staff with $13.4M budget

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By Matthew Saari The Hartford Central School District is proposing a $13.4 million budget for the 2020-2021 school year, which will maintain current programs and staffing. The spending plan, which stands at $13,405,200, includes a 1.74% tax levy increase in addition to the district drawing $750,000 from reserves. Hartford school superintendent Andrew Cook noted a […]

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Hartford man charged with rape

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A Hartford man has been arrested for rape, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. Daryl K. Barker Jr., 28, was charged with rape in the second degree, a class D felony, and endangering the welfare of a child, a class A misdemeanor. The arrest occurred on April 17, resulting from a joint investigation by […]

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Municipalities close offices to public

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Matthew Saari As COVID-19 cases increase and spread throughout the state, most municipalities are shuttering their doors to the public for the next two weeks. Without exception, villages and towns throughout Washington County have reduced staffing and closed offices during the past week, at least until March 31. In every case, however, personnel remain present […]

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Local schools close amidst virus concerns

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By Matthew Saari Granville Central School joined 30 regional school districts Saturday in announcing their closure till mid-April. All 31 superintendents along with attorneys and Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex BOCES personnel met Saturday to discuss the prospect, brought on by rising concerns over the novel coronavirus 2019 – also known as COVID-19 – pandemic. “To determine the best […]

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Women business owners learning to be successful

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By Austin Crosier Four female business owners in the Granville area sat down at the bar at On The Rocks […]

Poultney makerspace and skills center to open Sept. 26

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A makerspace is a collaborative work space inside a school, library or separate public/private facility for making, learning, exploring and […]

North Country FreePress, September 25, 2020

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Chasin’ Racin’ – Great Race Place

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By Mark Kane It was great to get back to the racing action at the “Great Race Place” Albany Saratoga […]

Granville Sentinel 9.24.20

Police Beat, Sept. 24

Granville Police Department Sept. 10 3:36 p.m. Benje C. Larico of New York City was ticketed for speeding on North […]

Whitehall Times 9.24.20

Everyone Eats arrives in Poultney

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The Poultney Rotary Club and Young at Heart Senior Center have teamed up with the Vermont Farmer’s Food Center, the […]

School district awaits insurance claim

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By Jay Mullen Whitehall Central School District is still waiting for the New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal to give them […]

‘Car cruise’ to replace car show

By Austin Crosier The consequences of COVID-19 have forced people of all walks of life to change gears and improvise […]

Pub on Main Street hires new head chef

Owner Vicky Hale poses for the camera behind the bar.

By Austin Crosier After being located across the bridge at 1 West Main Street in Granville since 2016, Vicky Hale […]

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