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January Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

February 18th, 2017 · No Comments

The minutes from the January 2017 Dresden Town Board meetings were recently approved and have been posted on the town’s website. This meeting set the salaries for town officials and which members of the Town Board would serve on which committees. January Minutes Additionally a Public Notice setting the standard work day for certain town [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County

Please Buy Postage in Huletts

January 14th, 2017 · Comments Off

A postage paid order form to buy stamps by mail from the Huletts Post Office. OK, so while things are very quiet in Huletts right now, there is one constant of activity on the Landing. The Huletts Post Office. So if you’re going to be “in town” for a long weekend or even if you’re [...]

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December Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

January 11th, 2017 · Comments Off

The minutes from the December 2016 Dresden Town Board meetings were recently approved and have been posted on the town’s website. December Minutes The January minutes will not be approved until February and so on.

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Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) Officially Sworn In

January 3rd, 2017 · Comments Off

Rep. Elise Stefanik being sworn in by Speaker Paul Ryan. (Click image to see full-scale.) Tuesday, January 3, 2017, Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) was officially sworn in to represent New York’s 21st district in the U.S. House of Representatives in the 115th Congress.

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Tags: National News · The Landing · Washington County

Top News Story of Huletts: 2016

December 30th, 2016 · Comments Off

Washington County highway department workers placing the new deck on the 6B bridge in Huletts Landing during June 2016. (Click image to see full-scale.) Since I’ve been writing here on the Huletts Current, I’ve gotten in the habit of recapping at the end of the year what I consider to be the top news story [...]

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Tags: History · The Landing

Now for Some History: 1919

December 29th, 2016 · Comments Off

The NY State Archives has an image in their collection of William C. Noble, fire observer, sitting in the doorway of a wooden shack used for observing the outbreak of forest fires on Black Mountain in 1919. It can be enlarged to see full-scale.

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Tags: Adirondacks · History · The Landing

Dresden Christmas Party Enjoyed by Many

December 19th, 2016 · Comments Off

Mrs. and Mr. Santa Claus (played by Town Councilman John Barber, Jr.) with the Honorable Jack Eggleston. Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus came early this year to the 2016 Dresden holiday party on Saturday because so many children have been good in Dresden this year. A large crowd attended and enjoyed the festivities. Linda Barber [...]

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2016 Lake George Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention / Boat Inspection Program Report

December 16th, 2016 · Comments Off

The Lake George Park Commission has released the 2016 Lake George Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention / Boat Inspection Program Report. 2016 was the busiest year to date under the program, with a fairly significant increase in the number of boater contacts over the previous two years due to the fantastic weather this past summer. (Click [...]

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment · The Landing

November Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

December 15th, 2016 · Comments Off

The minutes from the November 2016 Dresden Town Board meeting were recently approved and have been posted on the town’s website. November Minutes The December minutes will not be approved until January and so on.

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Town Christmas Party: Saturday December 17th

December 14th, 2016 · Comments Off

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Famous Supreme Court Case Has Local Connection

December 13th, 2016 · Comments Off

One of the most famous United States Supreme Court cases, Engel v. Vitale, 370 U.S. 421 (1962) (sometimes known as the school prayer case) has a significant local connection. William J. Vitale, Jr. was the School Board President of the school district that was involved in the case. Mr. Vitale was a summer resident of [...]

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Tags: History · National News · NY State · The Landing

Pictures from the 2016 HLVFC Christmas Party

December 9th, 2016 · Comments Off

The Huletts firehouse as it looked on the evening of December 3, 2016. The holiday spirit was very much alive and well at the Huletts Firehouse on Saturday, December 3rd as the Huletts Landing Volunteer Fire Company hosted their 2016 Christmas party. The setting was once again a wash with fully decorated trees, garlands of [...]

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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