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Entries from July 2009

An Interview with Father Flannery

July 31st, 2009 · Comments Off

Fr. Flannery, pastor of Our Lady of Hope in Whitehall and the Chapel of the Assumption in Huletts Landing, stands overlooking Lake George. It was my great pleasure recently to get together with Fr. Michael Flannery who is pastor of Our Lady of Hope in Whitehall and the Chapel of the Assumption in Huletts Landing. [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County · Whitehall

Federation News

July 31st, 2009 · Comments Off

For those who were unable to attend the last meeting of the Federation of Huletts Associations, here are the minutes from the last meeting of July 11th.

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Tags: The Landing

Bits of Everything

July 31st, 2009 · Comments Off

New York Giants Training Camp Begins Next Week in Albany “If you’re a late guy, a half-fast guy, not a full-speed effort guy or if you’re an excuse guy, that does not sounds like somebody whose priority it is to be the very best they can be.” – Tom Coughlin during his first team-meeting with [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Our Neighbors

Free Stuff Saves Money & Environment

July 31st, 2009 · Comments Off

I’ve noticed recently that more people are leaving old items out on the roadway for others to take by marking it as “Free”. Yesterday I was on my way to Whitehall and I came across this little display covered with plastic because of the rain. I stopped and opened it and found some interesting stuff. [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · The Environment

Magic Show at the Casino

July 29th, 2009 · Comments Off

The Great Martini will be performing two magic shows at the Huletts Casino on Friday, July 31st. Children’s Show at 8 pm Late Show at Midnight Come and see what he pulls out of his hat this year!!!

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Tags: Casino Fun · The Landing

A Day to Remember

July 29th, 2009 · Comments Off

Saturday, August 1, 2009 Walk-Run: 9:00 am at Caddy Shack Golf: 1:00 & 3:00 pm Community Spaghetti Dinner: 6:30 pm start 8:30 pm Awards 9:00 pm Luminary Ceremony Tickets Available from John or Maria Nephew (Blue House Opposite Casino) or mlnephew@aol.com Donations Adults (21 +) $35 Seniors $25 Teens $20 Children $10 under 5 free [...]

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Tags: The Landing

Waterkeeper Accused of Misusing P.E.

July 28th, 2009 · Comments Off

We received this press release from the Lake George Property Owners Group (LGPOG) yesterday which alleges that the Lake George Waterkeeper has been misusing the letters P.E. when signing his letters when in fact he is not registered as a licensed engineer in NY. In papers he filed objecting to the Foster Brook dredging, he [...]

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Tags: Lake George

The Interviews: Backstage at Today

July 27th, 2009 · Comments Off

Here is short video of about 3 minutes of me interviewing Sara Gore and getting a question into Meredith Viera. The interviews were tough because the more established media outlets got first crack but this intrepid reporter would not be out done! Here is my best try at being a celebrity interviewer.

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Tags: Lake George

Behind the Scenes of the Today Show

July 27th, 2009 · Comments Off

I put this 7 minute video together of what it was like at the taping of the Today Show this morning in Bolton Landing. I got some really nice shots behind the scenes, and I also have an interesting interview segment that I’ll post later.

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Tags: Lake George

The Current Reaches the Today Show

July 27th, 2009 · Comments Off

I just returned from Bolton Landing where the Today Show was filming today. I will be posting 2 videos later today about what happened behind the scenes and an interview with Meredith Viera. It’ll be worth stopping back for.

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Tags: Lake George

Celtic Party a Big Draw

July 26th, 2009 · Comments Off

Irene McNelis (John & Pam’s daughter) brought the house down dancing a traditional Irish dance as The Road to Galway band played in the backround. I’m pleased to announce that the Celtic Music festival sponsored by Friends of Historic Huletts Landing (FHHL) in the Casino was a big success on Saturday night. Both Elizabeth Stanton [...]

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Tags: The Landing

Children’s Program a Success

July 26th, 2009 · Comments Off

17 children, aged 4-12, attended the first children’s program at the new Huletts’ “Gallery”. Pam Judge Wilson and Lucinda Heidsiek Bhavsar organized a children’s program last Friday at the new Huletts’ “Gallery”, where an engaging docent from Fort Ticonderoga spoke to the children. The kids learned what it was like to be a soldier in [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

Foster Brook Delta Permit Issued

July 24th, 2009 · Comments Off

I just got a phone call from the Lake George Association and the DEC has issued the final permit to remove the delta from the mouth of Foster Brook. Congratulations to all involved!! Additionally, the LGA has also gotten a large donation to put them almost over the top in their fundraising campaign for this [...]

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Tags: Lake George

Bits of Everything

July 23rd, 2009 · Comments Off

Star Trek Episode Shot at Fort Ticonderoga The Times of Ti reports that the Klingons have invaded Fort Ticonderoga. NBC’s Today Show coming to the Sagamore The Times of Ti reports that on Monday the Today Show will be live from the Sagamore. Washington County Fair to Host Rodeo The Post Star reports that the [...]

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Tags: Lake George · Ticonderoga · Washington County