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Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays

December 25th, 2016 · Comments Off

To celebrate Christmas, I offer you a poem by J.R.R. Tolkien, most famous for his work The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. This and another of Tolkien’s poems were uncovered in 2013 by researchers in England. Wishing you and your family a very Merry Christmas. NOEL by J. R. R. Tolkien Grim was [...]

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Tags: Casino Fun · Our Neighbors

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

Generations of Service

November 28th, 2016 · Comments Off

Mr. Reginald “Buck” Ballantyne (center) meets with Rear Admiral James Rendon, the Superintendent of the United States Coast Guard Academy (right) along with Mr. Ballantyne’s grandson, Liam, a cadet at the Academy (left).

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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

Dresden Christmas Party: Saturday December 17th

November 26th, 2016 · Comments Off

Santa Claus dropped by last year’s Dresden Christmas party. The Town of Dresden will host the annual town-wide Christmas Party on Saturday December 17th at 1:00 pm in the town hall. If you would like to make a donation or help volunteer please contact either Linda Barber or Sue Foster.

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

Happy Thanksgiving (from the Air)

November 24th, 2016 · Comments Off

An aerial view of Huletts, taken on Wednesday November 23, 2016. (Click to see full-scale.) While you are hopefully celebrating with family and friends today, here is an aerial view of the Landing, taken from above the Casino, looking north up Lake George. Our heartfelt good wishes go out to you and your family on [...]

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

Thanksgiving Giving

November 24th, 2016 · Comments Off

Congratulations to Margot Kapusinski who dropped off 480 pounds of food to the Community Food Bank of New Jersey, which she collected from a food drive earlier this month. Her family is very proud of her!

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Saturday Quote

October 8th, 2016 · Comments Off

“Moral character or character is an evaluation of a particular individual’s stable moral qualities. The concept of character can imply a variety of attributes including the existence or lack of virtues such as empathy, courage, fortitude, honesty, and loyalty, or of good behaviors or habits.” Definition of Moral character – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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NJ Supreme Court Decides Case Frank Kapusinski Argued

September 19th, 2016 · Comments Off

Frank Kapusinski arguing a case before the New Jersey Supreme Court earlier this year. Back in April, I reported that my brother, Frank Kapusinski, had argued a case in front of the New Jersey Supreme Court. He represented Bergen County’s County Executive in the case: Northwest Bergen County Utilities Authority v. Kathleen A. Donovan. The [...]

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We Can Do Better

August 26th, 2016 · Comments Off

The Huletts Landing Volunteer Fire Company needs your help. This year alone they taught the First Aid Course, purchased the AED’s for the community and had their open house. They have steadfastly kept the community up to date with their activities thru the Huletts Current and emails. This year, in order to save money, instead [...]

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Catholic Bishop to Visit Huletts Landing August 13th

August 9th, 2016 · Comments Off

The Roman Catholic Bishop of Albany, Edward B. Scharfenberger, D.D., will visit Huletts Landing, Saturday August 13th. The Roman Catholic Bishop of Albany, Edward B. Scharfenberger, D.D., will visit Huletts Landing this Saturday, August 13th, to dedicate the new altar installed recently in the Chapel of the Assumption. The Bishop will celebrate Mass in the [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing · Washington County

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

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