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October Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

November 11th, 2015 · Comments Off

The minutes from the October 2015 Dresden Town Board meeting have been posted. October Minutes The November minutes will not be approved until December and so on. Please Note: Assemblyman Dan Stec will be at the next Dresden Board meeting on December 14th at 7:00 p.m. to speak and take any questions. It would be [...]

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Tags: NY State · The Landing · Washington County

Tuesday October 27th, Last Day to Submit an Absentee Ballot Application

October 23rd, 2015 · Comments Off

Please know that the November 3rd General Election is fast approaching. Here is how to obtain an absentee ballot if you are registered to vote in NY state. How to Vote by Absentee Ballot Applications for Absentee Ballots are available at the county board of elections. You may also download a PDF version of the [...]

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Tags: NY State · The Landing · Washington County

Dresden Finishes Water Chestnut Removal in Lake Champlain for 2015

September 29th, 2015 · Comments Off

Water chestnuts growing along the side of Lake Champlain near the South Bay boat launch.(Click picture to see full-scale.) With September drawing to a close, Dresden has completed another year of removing the invasive water chestnut plant from the South Bay of Lake Champlain. Dresden is reimbursed up to a total of $80,000 by the [...]

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Tags: NY State · The Environment

August Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

September 20th, 2015 · Comments Off

The minutes from the August 2015 Dresden Town Board meeting have been posted. August Minutes The September minutes will not be approved until October and so on.

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Tags: NY State · The Landing · Washington County

July Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

August 17th, 2015 · Comments Off

The minutes from the July 2015 Dresden Town Board meeting have been posted. July Minutes The August minutes will not be approved until September and so on.

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Tags: Lake George · NY State · The Environment · The Landing · Washington County

Whitehall School District Puts Two Teachers on Paid Administrative Leave

July 29th, 2015 · Comments Off

According to a letter posted on the Whitehall School District website, two teachers have been placed on paid administrative leave.

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Tags: NY State · The Landing · Whitehall

LGPC’s Recreation Study

July 23rd, 2015 · Comments Off

The Lake George Park Commission is conducting a Recreation Study during the summer of 2015.

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Tags: Lake George · NY State · The Environment

Canal Picture Contest

June 21st, 2015 · Comments Off

The Champlain Canal as seen from Whitehall. Submissions of pictures for the 10th annual Erie Canal Photo Contest will be accepted until August 28th. Winning entries will be featured in the 2016 Erie Canal calendar. Amateur and professional photographers are invited to submit photos in four different categories: On the Water, Along the Trail, Canal [...]

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Tags: NY State · Washington County · Whitehall

State Invalidates Some Whitehall Tests

June 17th, 2015 · Comments Off

The New York State Department of Education has invalidated all of the assessments from both the 7th and 8th grade English Language Arts (ELA) Examination at the Whitehall Central School. Read the Superintendent’s letter posted on the Whitehall School District’s website. What a mess.

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Tags: NY State · The Landing · Whitehall

Where is Dannemora?

June 9th, 2015 · Comments Off

New York’s Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora is approximately 120 miles from Huletts Landing. Since the prison escape of two convicted murderers from New York’s Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, I have read a few articles as identifying the prison as being in upstate, New York. While it is, it is nowhere near Huletts. The [...]

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State Investigating Testing in Whitehall School District

June 9th, 2015 · Comments Off

The New York State Department of Education is investigating issues revolving around Common Core testing in some lower grades at the Whitehall Central school. While I don’t have much information on this, the next Whitehall Board of Education meeting will be held on June 15th and more information may become known then.

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Tags: NY State · The Landing · Whitehall

Triple Crown Winner American Pharoah Appears on ‘Today’

June 7th, 2015 · Comments Off

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Tags: Casino Fun · NY State

Dresden’s Sales Tax Revenue Explained

June 2nd, 2015 · Comments Off

Late last month, the Washington County Board of Supervisors voted to change the allocation of sales tax revenue to towns in the county. New York state allocates a portion of sales tax revenue collected in a county back to that county. Counties are free to allocate those funds to individual towns as they see fit. [...]

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Tags: NY State · The Landing · Washington County

Rep. Stefanik Visits Ticonderoga

May 24th, 2015 · Comments Off

Great event in Ticonderoga today launching the "Rails to Wheels" partnership between Amtrak and Fort Ticonderoga! pic.twitter.com/P5imFcABSA — Rep. Elise Stefanik (@RepStefanik) May 22, 2015

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Tags: Adirondacks · National News · NY State · The Landing · Ticonderoga