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Entries from July 2013

The LGLC Celebrates John Apperson’s Legacy

July 31st, 2013 · Comments Off

John S. Apperson, Jr. Photo credit: Adirondack Research Library This year marks fifty years since the passing of John S. Apperson, Jr., a celebrated Lake George conservationist. To honor his memory and accomplishments, the Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) held a gathering on July 21 hosted by LGLC Director Debbie Hoffman and her husband Bill, [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · History · Lake George · NY State · The Landing

Adirondack Gospel Trio Concert

July 30th, 2013 · Comments Off

The concert on Friday the 9th at Mt. Grove Church has been canceled. The Adirondack Gospel Trio Wayne Williams and Friends Featuring gospel and bluegrass music Friday, August 9th – 7:00 PM Mountain Grove Memorial Church $10 at the door or call Marian 499-2955 The concert on Friday the 9th at Mt. Grove Church has [...]

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Surprise Birthday Party Held for Mrs. Aiken

July 29th, 2013 · Comments Off

Mrs. Catherine Aiken (center) at a surprise birthday party held for her, with her children (from left to right); Carl, Marybeth, Cathy and Stephanie. Longtime Huletts resident, Catherine Aiken, was “totally surprised” by a birthday celebration held in her honor at the Fair Haven Inn on Sunday. Planned by her children, and attended by many [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

Kerry A. McNelis Memorial Draws Large Crowd of Family and Friends

July 28th, 2013 · Comments Off

Family and friends came out to celebrate the life of Kerry A. McNelis on Saturday, July 27th. Kerry lost her courageous battle with cancer during the past year but her family and friends wanted to remember her with a day that celebrated her remarkable spirit. The day, appropriately entitled: Live, Laugh & Love, Leave No [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

A Day To Remember: Saturday August 3rd

July 24th, 2013 · Comments Off

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Tags: History · Our Neighbors · The Landing

Grant’s Cottage: Great Nearby Trip

July 23rd, 2013 · Comments Off

Grant’s Cottage, the summer home where President Ulysses S. Grant died, is located in nearby Wilton, NY. Wilton is south of Glens Falls. In so far as July 23, 2013, is the 128th anniversary of the death of President Ulysses S. Grant, I thought I would do a post on the local cottage in which [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · History · National News · NY State

Federation of Huletts Associations Meeting: Saturday

July 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off

FEDERATION OF HULETTS ASSOCIATIONS (FHA) Regular Meeting at 9:00 am In the New Firehouse SATURDAY, July 27th, 2013 AGENDA 1. Minutes of Meeting of August 11th, 2012 2. Treasurer’s Report 3. General Business 4. Associations News: a. Bluff Head b. Meadow Point c. Indian Bay d. Pickeral Bay e. O-We-No-Co f. Huletts g. Lands End [...]

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Warren Tire Service Center to Open in Whitehall

July 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off

Warren Tire Service Center is planning on opening a new branch on Route 4 in Whitehall, in a former freight station of the railroad. Warren Tire Service Center is opening a new store in Whitehall in the next few weeks. The Whitehall store will have a multiple bay service area offering automobile maintenance including New [...]

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Tags: Whitehall

Yellow Finch

July 21st, 2013 · Comments Off

I saw this yellow finch today and no sooner than I snapped the shot, it flew away.

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Tags: Local Wildlife

Don Parenta Photography on Display

July 19th, 2013 · Comments Off

Don Parenta Photography Don Parenta, a native of the neighboring state of New Jersey, has traveled to Lake George for over 50 years. His love of the Lake George region began as a youngster with his family enjoying vacations while fishing, boating, and capturing the beauty of the lake and the local landscape through his [...]

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Tags: History · Our Neighbors

Saratoga Race Track Opening Day

July 19th, 2013 · Comments Off

For any thoroughbred horse racing fans out there, Saratoga race track opens today, Friday July 19th. “They’re off!”

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Tags: NY State

Concert: Friday Night

July 17th, 2013 · Comments Off

Ryan Reilly Piano Playing Gershwin Classical & Pop Guest Woodrow Bynum Soloist Mountain Grove Memorial Church Friday – July 19th 7:00 PM $10 at the door or guild member Info: 499-2427

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

Bits of Everything

July 16th, 2013 · Comments Off

Watch Out, The Top 7 Summer Health Hazards

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Tags: Lake George · Local Wildlife · NY State · The Environment

Now For Some History: 1919

July 15th, 2013 · Comments Off

This 1919 Huletts postcard had a short message on the back. My brother, Frank, found this postcard in a local antique shop. While the picture on the front is a common one of the Hulett hotel from that time period, the note on the back caught his attention. 8/31/19 Dear Alice The convention is here, [...]

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Tags: History