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Rep. Elise Stefanik: Fox News ‘Power Player’ of the Week

November 19th, 2017 · No Comments

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

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Tags: Adirondacks · National News · The Landing · Washington County

Bits of Everything

November 5th, 2017 · No Comments

Whitehall Times: Local Vendor May Quit because of ‘Honor System’ Decline The Whitehall Times reports on a local produce vendor who is about to throw in the towel because of thievery. Spectrum News Rochester (Article & Video): Golisano Withholding Tax Payment Because of Geese Problem What do you do when the you have a really [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Local Wildlife · The Environment · Whitehall

Rescue on Black Mountain

October 11th, 2017 · Comments Off

A state helicopter lands on Black Mountain on Sunday, October 8th, rescuing an injured hiker. On Sunday, October 8, 2017, the Huletts Landing EMS responded to a mutual aid request from Dresden at 4:24 PM. A male hiker had fallen on the Black Mountain trail about 300 yards from the summit and broke his leg. [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Lake George · NY State · The Environment

Ballot Proposal # 3 Helps Forest Preserve Communities While Protecting the Enviornment

October 8th, 2017 · Comments Off

Election day will be November 7th this year. Over the next few weeks, the Huletts Current will spotlight some local elections as well as some ballot proposals. Today, Ballot proposal # 3 is explained. The NY State Senate gave the required second passage to a proposed New York State Constitutional amendment to create a 250-acre [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · NY State · Washington County

Adirondack Life Magazine Showcases Local Photos

September 13th, 2017 · Comments Off

The cover of the September/October 2017 issue of Adirondack Life magazine. Carrie Burr, daughter of Peter and Cathy Burr from Meadow Point Road, a professional photographer along with Jim McMaster, the President of Friends of Historic Huletts Landing, get the center pages of the most reent issue of Adirondack Life magazine. The article is entitled: [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · The Landing

Original Art

September 3rd, 2017 · Comments Off

An original watercolor painting by Mark Malmgren.(Click image for larger view.)

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Tags: Adirondacks · Lake George · Our Neighbors · The Environment · The Landing

Sunday Storm Orson Update

February 12th, 2017 · Comments Off

About 10 to 12 inches of snow has fallen in Huletts so far today. Very, very blustery and definitely a severe storm. Orson is being quite rough.

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Tags: Adirondacks · The Environment

Bits of Everything

February 5th, 2017 · Comments Off

NewYorkUpstate.com has an update on the boat crash on Lake George that killed a young girl last summer. The NY State Comptroller’s Office recently released a report showing sales tax collections have been down in Washington County. The Lake Placid News reports on the old Frontier Town.

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Tags: Adirondacks · Lake George · NY State · Washington County

Now for Some History: 1919

December 29th, 2016 · Comments Off

The NY State Archives has an image in their collection of William C. Noble, fire observer, sitting in the doorway of a wooden shack used for observing the outbreak of forest fires on Black Mountain in 1919. It can be enlarged to see full-scale.

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Tags: Adirondacks · History · The Landing

Bronze For USA Luge In Lake Placid World Cup Team Relay

December 3rd, 2016 · Comments Off

Team @USA_Luge takes the podium for their 3rd place finish in the @FIL_Luge #lugeworldcup Team Relay. #lakeplacidevents pic.twitter.com/1SIm3a5fQl — Lake Placid Events (@LkPlacidEvents) December 3, 2016

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Tags: Adirondacks · International News

Cyber Monday: Local Online Merchants

November 28th, 2016 · Comments Off

I sometimes get asked the question: “Who are some local merchants – where we can buy some items with a Washington County or Adirondack flare?” So for Cyber Monday here are some ideas: Adirondack Life Magazine has an online Marketplace and gift subscriptions available. Will Moses (who is related to the famous Grandma Moses) has [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · NY State · Our Neighbors

Little Red Seaplane Flyby

November 27th, 2016 · Comments Off

Neal Vandorsten sits in the cockpit of a small seaplane he flew up Lake George last week. The aerial photo I posted on Thanksgiving day inspired Neal Vandorsten to pass along these two shots from a small red seaplane he piloted up Lake George last week. The lake was calm on a clear autumn day. [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Casino Fun · Lake George · Our Neighbors · The Environment · The Landing

Whiteface First Snow

October 24th, 2016 · Comments Off

Would you believe that Whiteface had its first snowfall this past weekend? The beginning of the skiing and riding season isn’t that far off, it’s slated for Friday, Nov. 25. So tune up the skis and boards!! Photos and video courtesy of ORDA/Whiteface Lake Placid.

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Tags: Adirondacks · Casino Fun · The Environment

Bits of Everything

September 24th, 2016 · Comments Off

Former Board Member Rejected by Voters Appointed to Whitehall School Board From Manchester Newspapers. How a Rembrandt Ended Up in Glens Falls From North Country Public Radio Painters Headed to Ticonderoga From the Sun Newspapers

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Tags: Adirondacks · History · NY State · The Landing · Ticonderoga · Washington County · Whitehall