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LGLC Names Two New Board Members

October 1st, 2016 · Comments Off

George Morris (left) and James W. Wolitarsky (right) recently were appointed to the Board of the Lake George Land Conservancy. The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) recently announced the recent addition of two new directors to its Board, George Morris and James W. Wolitarsky. “We are very excited to have Jim and George join our [...]

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment

New Book: The Battle of Lake George

September 7th, 2016 · Comments Off

The Battle of Lake George: England’s First Triump in the French and Indian War by William R. Griffith IV was released this past week. This is a great new release that sounds very intriguing. In the early morning of September 8, 1755, a force of French Regulars, Canadians and Indians crouched unseen in a ravine [...]

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Tags: History · Lake George

Link: Weekend Boat Accident Explained

September 5th, 2016 · Comments Off

The Post Star has an account of the boating accident that occurred near Burgess Island this past weekend. If you were in Huletts this weekend, you may have seen the search lights from the police as this occurred after dusk on Saturday night.

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Tags: Lake George · The Landing

Now for Some History: July 1922

August 28th, 2016 · Comments Off

This postcard from July 20, 1922, depicting Huletts Landing, was mailed from Silver Bay NY. Sometimes the most interesting part of an old postcard is what was written on it. Many thanks to Russ Considine for providing this glimpse into the summer of 1922. Here is what was written on the back: “Have come to [...]

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Tags: History · Lake George

Bits of Everything

August 21st, 2016 · Comments Off

The Chronicle: Off-duty police officer from Cheektowaga was key to LG fatal boat crash investigation The Daily Beast: America Was 20 Minutes Away From Being French

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Tags: Adirondacks · History · Lake George

LGLC Protects Wetlands in Putnam to Protect Lake George

August 18th, 2016 · Comments Off

Map of Bridge the Nose Initiative (Click image to see larger view.) The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) has acquired 65 acres in the Town of Putnam from Thomas and Christine Bain. The land contains important wetlands and includes a significant part of the Sucker Brook marsh, which drains directly into Lake George at Glenburnie. [...]

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment · Washington County

Budweiser Clydesdale’s in Lake George Village: August 18th

August 16th, 2016 · Comments Off

A Budweiser Clydesdale at home in St. Louis. The world famous Budweiser Clydesdale team will be in the Charles R. Wood Park in Lake George Village this Thursday, August 18th between 4:00 and 5:00 pm. They will be available for taking pictures with. Between 5:00 and 6:00 pm, they will parade down Beach Road and [...]

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Tags: Casino Fun · Lake George

Link: Five Charged After Fatal Lake George Crash

July 31st, 2016 · Comments Off

The Times Union had an update with more information and pictures about those charged in the recent fatal Lake George crash.

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Tags: Lake George · Our Neighbors

Survival Skills Theme for LGLC’s 2nd Annual Kids’ Scavenger Hunt and Hike

July 29th, 2016 · Comments Off

Group of youth and parents enjoy the view at the top of the Pinnacle during the LGLC’s Scavenger Hunt and Hike event. The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) hosted its 2nd annual scavenger hunt and hike for kids on Tuesday, July 26. Designed by 15-year-old Jahnavi Bhavsar of Huletts Landing, this year’s hike focused on [...]

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment · The Landing

Froehlich Foundation Grants LGLC Over $200,000 Toward Conservation Projects

July 28th, 2016 · Comments Off

An aerial view over the wetlands of Amy’s Park, which is a major part of the Indian Brook watershed. The peak in the middle is Pole Hill; on the right is High Nopit, and on the far left is Walnut Ridge. Walnut Ridge is part of the New York state Pole Hill Pond Forest Preserve, [...]

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment

Video Link: 9-Year Old Child Killed in Lake George Boat Crash

July 27th, 2016 · Comments Off

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Tags: Lake George

400 Dance the Night Away at LGA Gala, Raising More Than $120,000 to Protect LG

July 25th, 2016 · Comments Off

400 people attended this year’s Lake George Association Gala at the Sagamore. (Click for full-scale.) It may be known as the best party on the Lake, but the Lake George Association’s annual gala has another important function: To raise money to protect Lake George’s famous water quality. Thanks to the generosity of more than 400 [...]

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

Jessica Rubin Begins FHHL Speaker Series

July 22nd, 2016 · Comments Off

Lucinda Bhavsar, Board Trustee for the Fund for Lake George and Huletts Landing resident (left), welcomes Jessica Rubin, Director of Development and Marketing for the Fund for Lake George (right), to Huletts Landing prior to Ms. Rubin’s talk to the Friends of Historic Huletts Landing on Thursday night. Ms. Rubin spoke about the Fund for [...]

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Tags: Lake George · NY State · Our Neighbors · The Environment · The Landing

Froehlich Foundation Grants LGA $327,000 Toward Lake Preservation

July 21st, 2016 · Comments Off

The Helen V. Froehlich Foundation has granted the Lake George Association $327,000 for 2016, a significant investment in the future of Lake George and the twenty-third year that the Froehlich Foundation has financially underwritten the LGA’s programs and projects that protect Lake George water. That money will go directly to work in Lake George, said [...]

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment