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Video: Man’s Description of Kentucky Bee Attack is Priceless

October 18th, 2016 · Comments Off

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Tags: Casino Fun · National News

Preview: Screenagers Movie

October 11th, 2016 · Comments Off

What is the impact of all this screen time on kids? SCREENAGERS (Official Trailer)-HD from lisa tabb on Vimeo. To learn more go to:

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Update on POSTPlan

September 18th, 2016 · Comments Off

In 2012, the US Postal Service introduced POSTPlan as a means of keeping Post Offices open by reducing hours. The Huletts Landing Post Office is now only open 4 hours per day. POSTPlan reduced operations at many rural Post Offices to 2, 4 or 6 hours per day in hundreds of Post Offices throughout the [...]

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Tags: National News · The Landing

Nyquist Wins the 2016 Kentucky Derby

May 8th, 2016 · Comments Off

For anyone who missed it, below is yesterday’s full Kentucky Derby, which was an exciting race to watch.

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What Are You Doing This Off-Season? Watching Villanova Win it All

April 7th, 2016 · Comments Off

Kevin McNelis stands with Rollie Massimino (the head coach of Villanova’s 1985 championship team) before the NCAA championship game earlier this week. I realize I am a few days late, but congratulations to all of our Villanova basketball fans (and we have a few) on your team’s exciting win earlier this week. Kevin McNelis traveled [...]

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Tags: National News · Our Neighbors

It was Fun Rooting for the Winner

April 1st, 2016 · Comments Off

Congratulations to Mike Lonergan (right), seen here with his family when visiting Lake George, for winning the NIT Championship at Madison Square Garden Thursday night with his George Washington Colonial basketball squad. (Click image to see larger version.) Read about the exciting game here.

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Tags: Lake George · National News · The Landing

NBC Talks to Former Dresden Town Supervisor, Joe Rota, about the S.S. United States

March 12th, 2016 · Comments Off

Joe Rota, the former Town Supervisor of Dresden, was recently interviewed by NBC News about the attempts to save the S.S. United States. Mr. Rota worked on the ship during it’s heyday and is interviewed by NBC News Rehema Ellis.

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Tags: National News · The Landing

Rep. Stefanik State of the Union Guest: Brigadier General Diana Holland, First Female Commandant of U.S. Military Academy at West Point

January 13th, 2016 · Comments Off

Rep. Elise Stefanik meeting with her State of the Union guest, Brigadier General Diana Holland, in her Washington office last night. Brigadier General Diana Holland was the honorary guest of Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) at the President’s State of the Union Address on Tuesday, January 12th. Brigadier General Holland served as the 10th Mountain Division’s [...]

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Tags: National News · NY State

Congresswoman Stefanik Makes Thanksgiving Week Visit to Fort Drum Soldiers in Afghanistan

November 25th, 2015 · Comments Off

Congresswoman Stefanik with soldiers from Fort Drum at Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan. Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) returned from an official Congressional Delegation visit to Afghanistan, Egypt and Saudi Arabia with colleagues on the House Armed Services Readiness Subcommittee. She released the following statement upon her return: “This trip was an important opportunity to visit [...]

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

What Are You Doing This Off-Season? Playing Music on the San Diego Waterfront on Veterans Day

November 21st, 2015 · Comments Off

Peter Ballantyne plays on the San Diego waterfront last week. The pictures here were provided to me by Peter Ballantyne, whose band played the San Diego Freedom Festival during last week’s Veteran’s Day parade alongside the parade route. The USS Midway is the big ship in the background. Many in our Huletts community travel to [...]

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Tags: National News · Our Neighbors · The Landing

Columbus Day 2015

October 12th, 2015 · Comments Off

The Debarkation of Columbus (Morning of October 12, 1492) by Edward Moran (Oil on Canvas – 1892. U.S. Naval Academy Museum Annapolis, Maryland.) Click image to see lager scale. “Late in his career, marine artist Edward Moran (1828-1901) became influenced by the 400th anniversary of Columbus’s first voyage. He did several large painting of the [...]

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Tags: History · National News

A Good Number to Have

September 20th, 2015 · Comments Off

Let’s say you are not in Huletts Landing or even Washington County, and become aware of an emergency in Huletts Landing, perhaps even in your Huletts home, and you need to contact Washington County 911 from outside the county or even from outside the state. Is there a quick way to get Washington County 911 [...]

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Tags: National News · The Landing · Washington County

Trekonderoga in Ticonderoga September 4th & 5th

August 31st, 2015 · Comments Off

A re-creation of the Star Trek Enterprise bridge is one of the things tickets can be purchased for at a fan inspired Star Trek conference that will take place this upcoming weekend in Ticonderoga. The first Star Trek event in Ticonderoga (billed as Trekonderoga) will take place over the Labor Day weekend. Original Star Trek [...]

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Tags: Casino Fun · National News · Ticonderoga

After Losing Parents, 6-year-old Embarks on Smile Mission

August 11th, 2015 · Comments Off

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