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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

Postmaster General Announces Moratorium on Post Office Downgrades

November 25th, 2016 · Comments Off

According to Postmaster General, Megan Brennan, the USPS will not downgrade Level 2, 4 and 6 Post Offices during Fiscal Year 2017. Brennan made the announcement at the 2016 National Convention for the newly created United Postmasters and Managers of America. This is good news for the Huletts Landing Post Office which is considered a [...]

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Tags: National News · 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

October Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

November 22nd, 2016 · Comments Off

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

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Link: Washington County Adopts 2017 Budget

November 22nd, 2016 · Comments Off

Washington County supervisors adopted next year’s budget with a 1.76 percent tax increase. Read about it in the Post Star.

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County

Thanksgiving Weekend Weather

November 22nd, 2016 · Comments Off

If you’re planning on heading up to Huletts for the Thanksgiving weekend, most of the snow missed us. We had less than 1/2 an inch. It looks like it will be cold with some snow coming on Thursday. So if you’re headed this way – please bundle up.

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Tags: The Environment · The Landing

Now for Some History: 1973

November 20th, 2016 · Comments Off

Recently a picture of an envelope was sent to me that had been addressed to an individual staying with Irene Philips. It was postmarked August 12, 1973 and was sent to the “Philips Hotel” in Huletts. I have previously posted pictures of the Philips property because it brings back memories of an earlier Huletts. While [...]

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Tags: History · The Landing