The Huletts Current

News & Opinion About Huletts Landing, N.Y.

The Huletts Current header image 4

Entries Tagged as 'Lake George'

LGPC to Hold September Meeting in Huletts

September 13th, 2017 · No Comments

The Huletts Landing Volunteer Fire Company will open its doors on September 26th for the monthly meeting of the Lake George Park Commission. If you have never been to a Lake George Park Commission meeting, this would be an easy one to get to! Many thanks to the Huletts Landing Volunteer Fire Company for graciously [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · NY State · The Landing

Now For Some History: Arthur Wyatt’s Fay & Bowen Boat

September 5th, 2017 · No Comments

Arthur Wyatt’s Fay & Bowen after being repaired circa 1940. Larry Nash (age 5) is seen in the boat. (Click image to see full scale.) Fay & Bowen 25 ft. Motor Boat Formerly Owned by A. H. Wyatt This boat was originally owned by J. Maurice Beach, resident in the Hamlet. On July 26th, 1934, [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: History · Lake George · The Landing

LGA Beach Water Testing Update

September 3rd, 2017 · No Comments

The Lake George Association emailed an e-news update this past week that contained the following news: (While still) waiting for the formal documents to be delivered, but ahead of this long Labor Day weekend, the Lake George Association wanted to pass along that the fourth round of E coli testing at six beaches around Lake [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Environment · The Landing

Original Art

September 3rd, 2017 · No Comments

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

[Read more →]

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

LGLC Elects O’Reilly as Board President

September 1st, 2017 · No Comments

LGLC’s new President of the Board, Michael O’Reilly During its Annual Meeting on August 19, the Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) announced the appointment of Michael O’Reilly as its new President of the Board of Directors. O’Reilly is taking over the role from past President of 11 years, John J. Macionis. O’Reilly joined the LGLC [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Environment · The Landing

Apperson Brown Lecture a Success

August 10th, 2017 · Comments Off

Ellen Apperson Brown, spoke about her new book, John Apperson’s Lake George, in front of a good-sized crowd on Wednesday for the Friends of Historic Huletts Landing summer lecture series. She spoke in-depth about John Apperson’s many accomplishments including: 1. Rip-rapping shores of islands including getting a bond issue passed for for $10,000 in 1917 [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Environment

Important Link: Don’t Feed the Ducks

July 26th, 2017 · Comments Off

Here is an important link from LakeGeorge.com on the problems associated with feeding the ducks in Lake George.

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · Local Wildlife · The Environment · The Landing

Froehlich Continues Generous Support of LGLC Efforts

July 24th, 2017 · Comments Off

The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) has received a grant of $190,000 from the Helen V. Froehlich Foundation in continued support of focused conservation projects and initiatives that will help protect the land that protects the lake forever. The grant will be used on priority projects, including $100,000 towards the LGLC’s Indian Brook/Northwest Bay Conservation [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Environment · The Landing

LGLC Announces its 2017 Season of Lake Talks: Living Lands

June 15th, 2017 · Comments Off

“Beekeeping and Honeymaking” with Tom Wells will be one of the talks in this years Living Lands lecture series by the Lake George Land Conservancy. The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) is kicking off its 2017 Lake Talks Series: Living Lands with Maple Sugaring, on Wednesday, June 28 at 5:30 pm. Local Bolton resident Sam [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · Our Neighbors · The Environment

LGLC Offers Chance to Fly During 5th Annual Lake George Hike-A-Thon

May 15th, 2017 · Comments Off

Helicopter stopping for photo at Amy’s Park in 2016. © Sarah Hoffman(Click image to see full-scale.) The Lake George Land Conservancy is now taking entries for its annual giveaway of a helicopter ride during the Lake George Hike-A-Thon on July 5, 2017. One lucky winner will be awarded the exclusive opportunity to enjoy the event [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Environment

Times Union Link: Alexander West Convicted of Lake George Boat Crash

May 9th, 2017 · Comments Off

Times Union: Alexander West convicted of Lake George boat crash that killed girl

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · NY State

LGLC Receives Grant for Land and Water Protection

April 27th, 2017 · Comments Off

Photo of beaver pond in Putnam; its protection has been supported by the Conservation Partnership Program grant awarded to the LGLC. The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) has been awarded a $40,000 grant from the 2017 Conservation Partnership Program, administered by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the Land Trust Alliance. [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Environment

New Book about John Apperson Coming in May

April 4th, 2017 · Comments Off

The cover of John Apperson’s Lake George by Ellen Apperson Brown. A new book is coming in May 2017 from Arcadia Publishing entitled; John Apperson’s Lake George by Ellen Apperson Brown ( ISBN: 9781467124768 $21.99 | 128pp. | paperback ). The book focuses on the efforts of noted Lake George preservationist and conservationist, John S. [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Environment

Huletts Landing Volunteer Fire Department Practices Ice Drill

March 23rd, 2017 · Comments Off

The Huletts Landing Volunteer Fire Company was able to test their new reach and rescue pole recently on the ice on Lake George. It extends from 9 to 60 feet long. Here it is being tested at the Marina. A simulated ice rescue drill was done recently by the the Huletts Landing Volunteer Fire Department. [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Landing