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Entries from July 2014

Saturday August 2nd: Day to Remember

July 29th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Tags: History · Our Neighbors

Now For Some History: Early 1980′s

July 27th, 2014 · Comments Off

Damage sustained by the Post Office when a car ran into it in the early 1980′s. I can’t remember the exact date, but I came across this picture recently from when a car ran into the Post Office in the early 1980′s. That’s the old bakeshop in the background.

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Tags: History

Last Chance to Keep the Huletts Landing Post Office Open

July 25th, 2014 · Comments Off

If you receive mail in Huletts Landing, July 28th is the last day to have your survey results postmarked for the Post Plan Survey If you have no idea what I am talking about, please review the post here, if you are unfamiliar with this issue. Please note that voting for option 1, keeping the [...]

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Tags: National News · The Landing

FHHL Kids Program

July 24th, 2014 · Comments Off

Pember Museum Educator Bernadette (Bernie) Hoffman spoke at the Friends of Historic Huletts Landing children’s program on Thursday. Once again (her fifth year) Pember Museum Educator Bernadette (Bernie) Hoffman provided an interesting program that was about animals and animal tracks. Her talk included examples and descriptions, recordings of lions and other wild animals. She answered [...]

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Timber……

July 21st, 2014 · Comments Off

The Huletts Landing Property Owners Civic Association did some tree removal and pruning last week on their private property. As I was taking this picture, Francis Borden told me that his father had planted the tree pictured above in 1900 for Henry Buckell, the owner of the first Hulett hotel at that time. So not [...]

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Tags: History · The Landing

LGLC Receives Gift of Land

July 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

The Lake George Land Conservancy has recently received a donation of land from Mr. David VanHart of Pilot Knob. (Photo courtesy of LGLC) The LGLC has recently received a donation of land from Mr. David VanHart of Pilot Knob. In addition to his donation, Mr. VanHart has agreed to provide an annual contribution towards the [...]

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment

Saturday July 19th: FHHL Reception with Carrie Burr

July 17th, 2014 · Comments Off

Join the Friends of Historic Huletts Landing (FHHL) this Saturday, July 19th, 5-7 pm for a reception showcasing local artist Carrie Burr’s Photography. Carrie combines a love of art, historical prints, and ecology with skill in photography to capture the depth of the natural world that surrounds us. Carrie started her studies at the University [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

FHHL Kids Program

July 17th, 2014 · Comments Off

Sarah Kijowski from the Slate Valley Museum ran the “Kid’s Program” on Tuesday July 15th for the Friends of Historic Huletts Landing. A number of children (and few adults) built quarry sticks out of Legos. The next “Kid’s Program” will be held in the Huletts Gallery on Thursday, July 24th at 10:00 am. Open to [...]

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Video: The Lady Ninja

July 16th, 2014 · Comments Off

Watch Kacy Catanzaro become the first woman to complete this “American Ninja Warrior” course and qualify for the show’s final “Mt. Midoriyama” challenge in Vegas. The upper-body endurance tasks are grueling.

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Tags: Casino Fun

This Weekend: Sell Your Junk, Buy Another Person’s Treasure

July 15th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Tags: Casino Fun · Our Neighbors · The Landing

Dead Tree by 5th Hole Removed

July 14th, 2014 · Comments Off

There is tree work going on on the golf course today. The large dead tree by the 5th hole was cut down this morning and removed from the Bluff Head Road side. After it had been cut into four pieces, you can see how much still remained below. (Click images to see full-scale.)

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Catholic Bishop Visits Huletts Landing

July 13th, 2014 · Comments Off

The Roman Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Albany, Edward B. Scharfenberger, D.D. (left), stands with Fr. Rendell Torres, Pastor of the Chapel of the Assumption (right) in Huletts Landing on Saturday evening. On Saturday evening, July 12th, the Roman Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Albany, Edward B. Scharfenberger, D.D., visited Huletts Landing to [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Lake George · NY State · Our Neighbors · The Landing

Now For Some History: 1958

July 13th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Tags: History · The Landing

Get Your ‘Historic’ Calendar

July 10th, 2014 · Comments Off

The Friends of Historic Huletts Landing (FHHL) are selling a 2015 calendar with photos of the lake. Price: $20.00 Contact: Tom Keating to order at 499-2365 or tomkeating123@gmail.com.

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