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Entries from August 2013

Email to the Editor

August 31st, 2013 · Comments Off

You posted a picture of Huey Belden on June 26. I was able to verify that this was the brother of my Great Grandmother; his full name being Hugh. I would be interested in any other Belden pictures that might be floating around. I am also doing my best to figure out my Belden family [...]

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Tags: History · The Landing · Whitehall

Now For Some History: Labor Day 1966

August 30th, 2013 · Comments Off

I have the Ballantyne family to thank for this picture from Labor Day 1966. I make one of my earliest appearances in a Huletts photo (as the baby), along with my brother, Al (in the middle), with our mother, Margot Kapusinski (on the right). I am not sure who the girl on the left is [...]

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Tags: History · The Landing

Labor Day Weekend Activities

August 26th, 2013 · Comments Off

Thursday, August 29th Acoustic Musicians – P.J. Ferguson & Zack Plude Casino 9:00 PM Saturday, August 31st Corn-husking / Children’s Events Golf Course 9:00 AM HLPOCA Picnic HLPOCA Private Beach Noon – 6:00 PM Talent Show Casino 8:00 PM These are the events I know of at this time. If I’m missing something, please let [...]

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Tags: The Landing

Bits of Everything

August 24th, 2013 · Comments Off

Village of Lake George to Allow Taller Buildings The Post Star looks at a big zoning change in Lake George Village. NY Sec’y of State Christens New Lake George Wetlands Denton Publications reports on the new man-made wetlands. Woman Who Died From Rabies Wasn’t Advised That Bats Could Pose Risk The Huffington Post looks at [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Lake George · National News · The Environment

Fort Ticonderoga Presents Brown’s Raid 1777 Battle Re-enactment Sept 14-15

August 23rd, 2013 · Comments Off

Fort Ticonderoga will present Brown’s Raid Battle Re-enactment, September 14-15 An attack led by patriot Colonel John Brown will take British troops garrisoning Fort Ticonderoga by surprise (again) 236 years later during the upcoming real life action adventure at Fort Ticonderoga on Saturday and Sunday, September 14-15, from 9:30am- 5pm. The living history weekend and [...]

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Tags: History · Lake George · Ticonderoga

Thursday August 29th: Acoustic Musicians at the Casino

August 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off

I’m pleased to announce that PJ Ferguson and Zack Plude will play at the Casino, Thursday, August 29th. If you haven’t heard them play, stop in and hear some great music. Time will be around 9 pm.

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Tags: Casino Fun · The Landing

When You Say, “Oh What A View,” What Do You See?

August 20th, 2013 · Comments Off

Washington County Route 6 offers tremendous views of Vermont as you drive down the other side of the mountain. When you’re leaving Huletts on a clear day, the view from the other side of the mountain looking off into Vermont is spectacular. I stopped the other day and got this picture. In an effort to [...]

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Tags: The Environment · The Landing

Saturday 8/17: Art Auction

August 16th, 2013 · Comments Off

The Friends of Historic Huletts Landing (FHHL) are sponsoring their annual art auction on Saturday, August 17th. Come out and bid on some great artwork and support the work of the “Friends.”

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Adirondack Life Magazine Profiles Huletts Landing

August 16th, 2013 · Comments Off

If you’re at a newsstand, be sure to buy the October 2013 edition of Adirondack Life. (It has a Fall Foliage montage on the cover.) Why? Under the “Our Towns” feature, Huletts Landing is profiled.

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Tags: Adirondacks · The Landing

Huletts Fire Company Elects Officers

August 14th, 2013 · Comments Off

On Tuesday night, members of the Huletts Volunteer Fire Department met and elected the following officers: Luke Smith President Carl Sobeck Vice-President Jay VanderPlaat Chief Terry Storms Assistant-Chief Arnie Galbraith Secretary Gail Smith Treasurer Congratulations to all elected and thanks for your dedication to the community.

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Tags: The Landing

Huletts Fire Company 2013 Open House

August 13th, 2013 · Comments Off

Huletts Fire Company 2013 Open House Saturday, August 17th 2-4 pm Free Ice Cream Sandwiches Free Hot Dogs Fire Safety Information Fire Extinguisher Demonstrations Free handouts Everyone Welcome!!!!

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Tags: The Landing

You’re Gonna Miss Me When I’m Gone

August 13th, 2013 · Comments Off

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Tags: Casino Fun

Huey, Dewey, and Louie?

August 12th, 2013 · Comments Off

I saw these three ducks bobbing for their breakfast a few days ago and almost got them all with their tail ends in the air at the same time.

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Tags: Lake George · Local Wildlife · The Environment

Dresden Democratic Caucus Results

August 9th, 2013 · Comments Off

The Dresden Democratic Committee met earlier this week and nominated the following people to run for town-wide office. Town Supervisor George Gang Town Councilmen (2 Positions) Carl Sobeck Town Justice Helen Marie Sunkenberg I’ll have more after Labor Day and I will will submit candidate questionnaires to all those running.

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Tags: The Landing