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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

Dresden 2017 Town Budget Posted

November 11th, 2016 · Comments Off

The 2017 town budget for Dresden has been posted on the town website. It is large download encompassing many pages, but the opening letter on page 2 and the summary on page 3 highlight the most important parts. In brief, there is a 5.53% increase in the town-wide budget for 2017 and an increase of [...]

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Eight Years Old

November 9th, 2016 · Comments Off

Well, here it is November 9th. We have a new President-elect Trump and one doozy of a national election is now over. So today it’s time for some “real” news. Today is the day I celebrate the “birthday” of the Huletts Current. It’s now been exactly eight years since my first post in 2008. It’s [...]

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Tags: History · The Landing

Dresden’s Website Now Includes More Documents

October 29th, 2016 · Comments Off

Dresden’s website now has more documents on it. Dresden’s town website: http://www.TownOfDresdenNY.com recently added two new sections on its “Documents Page.” Announcements & Public Notices and Local Laws & Ordinances can now be viewed online. To see the new documents, look at the top and bottom of this page.

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While Halloween is Next Week…

October 26th, 2016 · Comments Off

The Huletts Halloween parade was held over this past Columbus Day weekend. While these pictures are a few weeks old, I wanted to post them anyway. The children gathered and paraded in a wide variety of very colorful and creative costumes and free ice cream was provided at the Casino. A great time was had [...]

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Tags: Casino Fun · The Landing

Ballantyne Wins at Providence College Invitational Regatta

October 22nd, 2016 · Comments Off

Liam Ballantyne (far right) and the U.S. Coast Guard Academy sailing team at the Providence College Invitational Regatta this past weekend. (Click image to see full-scale.) Liam Balllantyne (son of Peter and Angela) competed with the US Coast Guard Academy sailing team at the Providence College Invitational Regatta this past weekend. They won the regatta, [...]

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Tags: National News · The Landing

Leaves are Changing / Winter Work Begins

October 20th, 2016 · Comments Off

The leaves are changing, boats are being put away for the winter, and the nights are getting longer and colder in Huletts. Things have been quiet on the Huletts Current for a few weeks but I wanted to post some shots of some work going on around the community. Both of the below pictures were [...]

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Tags: The Landing

September Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

October 12th, 2016 · Comments Off

The minutes from the September 2016 Dresden Town Board meetings were recently approved and have been posted on the town’s website. September Minutes The October minutes will not be approved until November and so on. (Some months are not immediately approved at the following month’s meeting in the event of changes.)

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Casino’s Columbus Day Weekend Schedule

October 5th, 2016 · Comments Off

For the Columbus Day weekend, the Casino will be open from 9 to close on Friday and Saturday nights. It will be closed on Sunday. The Halloween party will happen on Saturday night, beginning around 10:00 pm. Wear your best costume.

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Tags: Casino Fun · The Landing