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Entries from December 2015

Year End Fun

December 31st, 2015 · Comments Off

To end the year with a smile on your face, watch Jerry Seinfeld take President Barack Obama for a spin in a 1963 Corvette Stingray Split Window Coupe but finds it hard to spirit the leader of the free world off the White House grounds. Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee

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Tags: Casino Fun

Top News Story of Huletts: 2015

December 29th, 2015 · Comments Off

A “road closed” / detour sign was in place for three months as the Eichlerville bridge was worked on in 2015. Since I’ve been writing here on the Huletts Current, I’ve gotten in the habit of recapping at the end of the year what I consider to be the top news story of Huletts Landing [...]

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Tags: History · The Landing

Merry Christmas

December 25th, 2015 · Comments Off

I want to take this opportunity to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy holiday season. Mary, Did You Know? – Peter Hollens

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Tags: History · International News · The Landing

Pictures from the 2015 Dresden Christmas Party

December 20th, 2015 · Comments Off

Santa Claus stopped by this year’s Dresden Christmas party. The children of Dresden were treated to a town-wide Christmas party on Saturday December 19th, in the Dresden Town hall. Over 60 people attended. A very special thank you to Linda Barber – Every year, Linda donates her time to help Santa send out the invitations, [...]

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Tags: The Landing

November Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

December 18th, 2015 · Comments Off

The minutes from the November 2015 Dresden Town Board meeting have been posted. November Minutes The December minutes will not be approved until January and so on.

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Tags: The Landing

Rare French Painting Joins Fort Ticonderoga Museum Collection

December 16th, 2015 · Comments Off

Image of the Fort Ticonderoga Museum’s newest acquisition, one of the very few surviving contemporary images of French regiments that saw service in North America.(Click image to see full-scale.) Fort Ticonderoga is thrilled to announce the recent acquisition of an important painting of the French military on campaign from the mid-18th century. The work depicts [...]

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Tags: History · Ticonderoga

Whiteface is Making Snow

December 16th, 2015 · Comments Off

Whiteface Mountain, in Wilmington, N.Y., is making snow, getting ready for the weekend. Mother Nature and the conditions are cooperating. Photos can be found here. Photos courtesy, ORDA/Whiteface Lake Placid

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Tags: Adirondacks · The Environment

Please Buy Your Stamps from the Huletts Post Office

December 12th, 2015 · Comments Off

A postage paid order form to buy stamps by mail from the Huletts Post Office. As Christmas draws near and you’re sending all those cards and packages, please remember to support the Huletts Post Office. One thing we can all do, (even if you are not in Huletts) is to buy postage from our local [...]

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Tags: The Landing

Saturday Quote

December 12th, 2015 · Comments Off

Too Many Daves by Dr. Seuss (Theodore Geisel) Did I ever tell you that Mrs. McCave Had twenty-three sons and she named them all Dave? Well, she did. And that wasn’t a smart thing to do. You see, when she wants one and calls out, “Yoo-Hoo! Come into the house, Dave!” she doesn’t get one. [...]

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Tags: Casino Fun

Dresden December Meeting Agenda

December 10th, 2015 · Comments Off

The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Dresden Town Board will be held: Monday, December 14, 2015 at the Dresden Town Hall at 7:00 p.m. The agenda is posted on the Town’s website here. Please Note: Assemblyman Dan Stec will attend. He will speak and take any questions. It would be great to see a [...]

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Tags: NY State · The Landing

Pictures from the 2015 Huletts Christmas Party

December 8th, 2015 · Comments Off

The Huletts firehouse as it looked for the 2015 Christmas party on Saturday night. The Huletts Landing community was treated to another spectacular Christmas gala celebration on Saturday evening, December 5th, at the Huletts Landing firehouse. The firehouse was, once again, magically transformed into a wonderfully decorated Christmas venue with twinkling trees, bright lights, holiday [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

Update on Movie Filmed Locally in 2014

December 7th, 2015 · Comments Off

The producers and film crew making an independent short movie in and around Huletts Landing in April 2014 (seen here), recently provided an update on the movie. In 2014, a film crew and actors descended on Huletts Landing and Whitehall, where they shot an independent short movie. I’m happy to report that after a year [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County

Now for Some History: January 1911

December 5th, 2015 · Comments Off

Horses Drown in Lake George Waters Geo. Potter of Bolton Takes Plunge with Team – Barely Escapes Death On Monday afternoon, George Potter, a teamster of Bolton, had a very narrow escape from drowning, when the sleigh which he was driving broke through the ice and sank to the bottom, carrying the team with it. [...]

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Tags: History

Reminder: Huletts Christmas Party Saturday December 5th

December 5th, 2015 · Comments Off

On Saturday, December 5th at 5:00 p.m., the Huletts Volunteer Fire Department will host the annual Christmas party in the Huletts Landing firehouse. Please RSVP to Nita Smith.

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Tags: The Landing