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Entries from March 2013

Happy Easter

March 31st, 2013 · Comments Off

From King’s College Cambridge, The Kings College Choir: Jesus Christ is Risen Today. I hope Easter finds you and your family well. Hopefully everyone will be back in Huletts soon.

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Tags: History · Our Neighbors

The Boys of Summer are Back Tonight

March 31st, 2013 · Comments Off

The view from the Orioles dugout at Camden Yards in Baltimore. Another view looking toward home plate and the visitors dugout. (Click pictures to see full-scale.) This evening is the official opening of the 2013 Major League baseball season. It’s always great when baseball season starts up again because you know that summer is getting [...]

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Tags: International News · National News

NY Assemblyman Gives Thoughts on Budget

March 30th, 2013 · Comments Off

Assemblyman Dan Stec (R,C,I-Queensbury) shared his thoughts today on the 2013-14 New York State budget. Stec felt there while there were a few negatives in the budget, the bulk of it more than adequately addressed the needs of his constituents while holding the line on spending, increasing it by less than one percent. “This year’s [...]

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Tags: NY State · The Landing

Good Friday 2013

March 29th, 2013 · Comments Off

Chapel of the Assumption, Huletts Landing XIV Station of the Cross Jesus is laid in the tomb.

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Tags: History

And the Least Free State in America, is…

March 28th, 2013 · Comments Off

George Mason University’s Mercatus Center just released the third edition of their comprehensive “Freedom in the Fifty States” study, ranking “the American states based on how their policies promote freedom in the fiscal, regulatory, and personal realms.” North Dakota, South Dakota, Tennessee, New Hampshire, and Oklahoma took the top five freedom spots, while Rhode Island, [...]

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Tags: National News · NY State

LGA Video: Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers

March 28th, 2013 · Comments Off

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment

Supervisors Approve Privatization of Transfer Stations

March 26th, 2013 · Comments Off

Earlier this month, the Washington County Board of Supervisors approved a lease with an option to buy of the five county owned transfer stations with Earth, Waste and Metal, a Vermont company. Most Huletts residents are familiar with the Whitehall transfer station and may be asking what effect this transfer will have for residents that [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County

Kerry McNelis, R.I.P.

March 24th, 2013 · Comments Off

Kerry McNelis (center) on the Lake with her four nieces. I have very sad news to report. Kerry McNelis (Kevin’s wife) passed away Saturday, March 23rd. Kerry was a joy to all who knew her and will be missed by the entire Huletts community. “May God support us all the day long, till the shades [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

2013 Palm Sunday

March 24th, 2013 · Comments Off

Entry Into Jerusalem, Pedro Orrente, 1620 Jesus proceeded on his journey up to Jerusalem. As he drew near to Bethphage and Bethany at the place called the Mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples. He said, “Go into the village opposite you, and as you enter it you will find a colt tethered [...]

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Tags: History · Our Neighbors

Vermont’s Clark Wins X Games Snowboard Superpipe

March 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off

Kelly Clark won her third consecutive X Games Tignes gold in Women’s SuperPipe during a snowstorm Wednesday night in Tignes France, following up on her third consecutive X Games Aspen gold in January.

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Tags: Our Neighbors

Walter Lanzelin, R.I.P.

March 19th, 2013 · Comments Off

I’m sorry to report that Walter Lanzelin, a former owner of the Huletts Marina, passed away on March 12, 2013. At this time, I have no other information.

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

Bits of Everything

March 19th, 2013 · Comments Off

Post Star: New Sheriff Gets High Budgeting Marks Washington County Sheriff Jeff Murphy saved Washington county a good bit of money. Look TV: Whitehall Building Owner Arrested It’s come to this on Main street in Whitehall. North Country Public Radio: Old Warship, 200 Years Later The USS Ticonderoga 1812 sits in the middle of Whitehall, [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Washington County · Whitehall

ESPN: Thompson vs. Kaepernick in QB Challenge

March 18th, 2013 · Comments Off

Can Charissa Thompson in high heels throw more footballs into the target than Colin Kaepernick in night vision goggles?

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Tags: Casino Fun

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Ireland

March 17th, 2013 · Comments Off

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Recently, Huletts resident, Ed Briody, was in the Emerald Isle visiting his cousins. These pictures are from county Cavan, in the vicinity of Cavan town. Ireland’s majestic green countryside can be seen in all of these pictures. Many thanks to Ed for taking these and passing them along. Click on all [...]

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Tags: International News · Our Neighbors