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Entries from March 2010

Maybe Dresden Could Borrow It?

March 31st, 2010 · Comments Off

The Lake George Association’s Catch Vac in Action With warmer weather hitting the area a little earlier than normal, the spring cleaning bug may have come early for some. The Lake George Association (LGA), the membership organization that works to protect the beauty and cleanliness of Lake George, takes an unusual approach to spring cleaning, [...]

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@ One Misspelled Email Address

March 30th, 2010 · Comments Off

Some days you just need a really funny email story. A Minneapolis couple decided to go to Florida to thaw out during a particularly icy winter. They planned to stay at the same hotel where they spent their honeymoon 20 years earlier. Because of hectic schedules, it was difficult to coordinate their travel plans. So, [...]

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Tags: Casino Fun

LGA’s Floating Classroom Receives Glens Falls Foundation Grant

March 29th, 2010 · Comments Off

The Lake George Association’s Floating Classroom will visit Huletts Landing twice during the summer of 2010, courtesy of the Friends of Historic Huletts The Lake George Association has received a $5,000 grant from the Glens Falls Foundation in support of its 2010 Floating Classroom educational program. The grant will help the LGA continue to offer [...]

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Palm Sunday 2010

March 28th, 2010 · Comments Off

Pietro Lorenzetti Entry of Christ into Jerusalem c. 1320

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Now for Some History: 1912

March 27th, 2010 · Comments Off

Hello Molly, Up here again. They can’t keep me away. I miss the crowd. Will spend my time fishing. Took in Narrows (undecipherable) fair yesterday. Am here till Sunday. Drop me a card. H.B.D. Postcard sent from Huletts Sepember 1, 1912

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Waiting For a New Occupant

March 27th, 2010 · Comments Off

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Tags: Local Wildlife · The Environment

Saturday Quote

March 27th, 2010 · Comments Off

“Middle age is when you’re sitting at home on a Saturday night and the telephone rings and you hope it isn’t for you” Ogden Nash

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Now for Some History: c. 1935

March 25th, 2010 · Comments Off

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School Prank? Enrollment Down, Taxes Up

March 22nd, 2010 · Comments Off

The Whitehall School Board will have a budget meeting, Monday, March 29th at 7 pm in the large group instruction room. (I have added it to the calendar.) The Board has been at work cutting some expenses but at this time they are still considering a 6.4% increase in the tax levy next year. What [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Whitehall

Interview with Assemblyman Tony Jordan, Part 2

March 20th, 2010 · Comments Off

Assemblyman Tony Jordan, from the 112th Assembly District, is Huletts representative in the NY State Assembly. He sat down with the Huletts Current this past week for a wide ranging interview. Today I post part two of my interview with Assemblyman Tony Jordan. Could you give us an update on the NY state budget crisis. [...]

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Tags: NY State · The Landing · Washington County

Saturday Quote

March 20th, 2010 · Comments Off

“Strangely enough, the first character in Fried Green Tomatoes was the cafe, and the town. I think a place can be as much a character in a novel as the people.” Fannie Flagg American Author

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Wait till Next Year

March 20th, 2010 · Comments Off

Even though local favorites Siena and Vermont lost their respective games in the NCAA tournament on Friday, it was a great season for both teams. Congratulations to both the Saints and the Catamounts for a great year!

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The Mother of All Rube Goldberg Machines!

March 19th, 2010 · Comments Off

OK Go – This Too Shall Pass -

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Siena Game @ 2:30

March 19th, 2010 · Comments Off

Just a reminder that Siena plays Purdue in the NCAA tournament at 2:30 p.m. today. We have many folks from Huletts who attended Siena. So here is a great big cheer for the Saints!! Here is a recent clip from the Jimmy Fallon show where he picks Siena as his favorite to win it all!

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing