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Bridge Dedication in Memory of Maynard Rushia Well Attended

June 18th, 2016 · Comments Off

A plaque on Dresden bridge T-11 on Pike Brook road, now commemorates former Dresden Highway Superintendent, Maynard Rushia. On Saturday June 18th, a large crowd attended the bridge dedication ceremony on Pike Brook Road in honor of former Dresden Highway Superintendent, Maynard Rushia. “Maynard” as he was known to the people of Dresden, served many [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing · Washington County

County Route 6B Bridge Update

June 17th, 2016 · Comments Off

I wanted to give a quick update on the work progressing on the 6B bridge to Bluff Head. I spoke to the county crew yesterday and they’re hoping to have it completed by the first week in July. A lot depends on the weather but they’re finishing up on the abutments and work is progressing [...]

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Tags: The Environment · The Landing · Washington County

Bluff Head Bridge Work: Drive Slow Down Mountain

May 25th, 2016 · Comments Off

If you haven’t been in Huletts Landing for awhile and are planning on being there for the Memorial Day weekend, please drive slowly as you get to the base of the mountain. The county is working on the bridge to Bluff Head and it’s down to one lane for those heading out that way. There [...]

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Whitehall School Enrollment Declines Signficantly

April 24th, 2016 · Comments Off

School enrollment figures for school districts across the state were updated recently for the 2014-2015 school year (last school year) and the Whitehall School District’s total enrollment fell to 736 students. This was a drop of 21 students from 757 from the 2013-2014 year. The complete enrollment figures for 2014-2015 school year can be found [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County · Whitehall

Sunday & Tuesday: Tryouts for “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

March 24th, 2016 · Comments Off

Whitehall’s Amphitheatre in Skenesborough Park, will host a production of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” on August 13, 14, 20, 21 @ 2:00 pm. If you have talent and would like to be considered for a role in this summer’s production of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” in Whitehall, then you’ll want to head to [...]

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Update on Movie Filmed Locally in 2014

December 7th, 2015 · Comments Off

The producers and film crew making an independent short movie in and around Huletts Landing in April 2014 (seen here), recently provided an update on the movie. In 2014, a film crew and actors descended on Huletts Landing and Whitehall, where they shot an independent short movie. I’m happy to report that after a year [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County

Bits of Everything

November 29th, 2015 · Comments Off

Whitehall Times: Whitehall McDonald’s Future Uncertain What’s going on with the Whitehall McDonald’s? The Whitehall Times reports. Post Star: Washington County budget to increase tax levy 1.5 percent. See why Washington County taxes are headed up again next year. Adirondack Almanack: Adirondack Downhill Ski Season Begins See when the trails will open here. Adirondack Almanack: [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Washington County · Whitehall

Congresswoman Stefanik Makes Thanksgiving Week Visit to Fort Drum Soldiers in Afghanistan

November 25th, 2015 · Comments Off

Congresswoman Stefanik with soldiers from Fort Drum at Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan. Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) returned from an official Congressional Delegation visit to Afghanistan, Egypt and Saudi Arabia with colleagues on the House Armed Services Readiness Subcommittee. She released the following statement upon her return: “This trip was an important opportunity to visit [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · International News · National News · The Landing · Washington County

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

Dresden November Meeting Agenda

November 7th, 2015 · Comments Off

The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Dresden Town Board will be held: Monday, November 9, 2015 at the Dresden Town Hall at 7:00 p.m. The agenda is posted on the Town’s website here.

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Tags: 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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Gate to Washington County Beach to be Opened During Offseason

October 20th, 2015 · Comments Off

The entrance of the Washington County Beach. Supervisor Gang informs me that Washington County has agreed to leave the gate opened at the Washington County Public Beach over the winter. This is the same policy that has been in effect as before. The gate will be open on November 1st until sometime in the Spring. [...]

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Tags: The Environment · The Landing · Washington County · Whitehall

September Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

October 17th, 2015 · Comments Off

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

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County

A Good Number to Have

September 20th, 2015 · Comments Off

Let’s say you are not in Huletts Landing or even Washington County, and become aware of an emergency in Huletts Landing, perhaps even in your Huletts home, and you need to contact Washington County 911 from outside the county or even from outside the state. Is there a quick way to get Washington County 911 [...]

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Tags: National News · The Landing · Washington County