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Entries from February 2016

IceShanty.com: Salmon of a Lifetime on Lake George

February 28th, 2016 · Comments Off

A fisherman caught a 35″ salmon in Lake George recently that weighed in at 15 lbs 4 oz! See on IceShanty.com

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Tags: Local Wildlife · The Environment

Huletts Landing’s Connection to Different Sports Continued

February 26th, 2016 · Comments Off

Sanford Stragnell of Huletts Landing refereeing a women’s rugby match.(Click to see full-scale.) I recently learned that Sandy Stragnell of Huletts now referees rugby matches. If I had known this earlier, I would have included this in my recent post on local connections to sports. So if you don’t know anything about a scrummage or [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Casino Fun · The Landing

Lake George Park Commmission Public Informational Meeting

February 23rd, 2016 · Comments Off

The Lake George Park Commission will be holding a public informational meeting on Wednesday, March 2nd at 1PM at the Bolton Town Hall to discuss a proposed increase in boat and dock registration fees on Lake George beginning in the 2017 season. Commission fees have only been increased one time in the 30 years of [...]

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Tags: Lake George

Huletts Landing’s Connection to Different Sports Continued

February 22nd, 2016 · Comments Off

Liam Ballantyne (5th from the left) with the United States Coast Guard Academy’s sailing team. (Click picture to see full-scale.) In my recent post on our local connections to sports, I failed to include Liam Ballantyne’s participation on the United States Coast Guard Academy’s sailing team, currently ranked fourth in the Northeast. Liam is the [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Casino Fun · The Landing

Ticonderoga Ball in NYC: March 4th

February 21st, 2016 · Comments Off

Fort Ticonderoga’s fundraising event, the Ticonderoga Ball, begins at 7 pm on March 4, featuring music, dancing, a silent auction and a lavish dinner. Spend an elegant evening at the Union League Club in New York City celebrating Fort Ticonderoga’s history and future. The Ticonderoga Ball will be held on Friday, March 4, 2016 beginning [...]

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Tags: Casino Fun · Ticonderoga

Huletts Landing’s Connection to Different Sports

February 20th, 2016 · Comments Off

While so many of us are fans of some team or sport, I wanted to try and put as many connections that Huletts Landing has to individuals, teams or sports that might be of interest. While I can’t say that these are all of them, I wanted to try and start compiling a list. So [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Casino Fun · The Landing

Huletts Landing Volunteer Fire Department News

February 14th, 2016 · Comments Off

Jay Vander Plaat, Chief of the Huletts Landing Volunteer Fire Department, was kind enough to provide an update about some winter training activities. Wanted everyone to know that on the Saturday of Super Bowl weekend, Jim Leghorn brought up two donated ice rescue suits. We now have four and we can practice rescues. Now it’s [...]

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Tags: The Environment · The Landing

Dangerously Cold Weather Arrives

February 14th, 2016 · Comments Off

A screen shot of the temperature in Huletts at 6:45 am on February 14, 2016. Hopefully you are someplace warm this morning because it’s definitely not that in Huletts. Issued by The National Weather Service Albany, NY – 5:32am EST, Sun Feb 14 … WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS [...]

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Tags: The Environment

January Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

February 13th, 2016 · Comments Off

The minutes from the January 2016 Dresden Town Board meeting have been posted. January Minutes The February minutes will not be approved until March and so on.

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Tags: The Landing

Designing the Future for Fort Ticonderoga’s Pavilion

February 9th, 2016 · Comments Off

Fort Ticonderoga’s Pavilion is located on the shore of Lake Champlain below the Fort. A very historic building lies on the grounds of Fort Ticonderoga that many people don’t know anything about. Located below the Fort, on the shore of Lake Champlain, stands the Pavilion. It was built as a summer home in 1826 by [...]

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Tags: History · Ticonderoga

Calling all Sports Fans – Please Help

February 9th, 2016 · Comments Off

With the Superbowl behind us, I am working on a post regarding individuals involved in sports with a connection to Huletts or the local area. Now I know that we have many fans of various professional teams, but what I’m looking for is the local connection. Do we have any people who live in or [...]

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Tags: Casino Fun · The Landing

February Dresden Town Board Agenda

February 7th, 2016 · Comments Off

The agenda for this month’s February Town Board meeting to be held on Monday, February 8, 2016 at the Dresden Town Hall at 7:00 p.m. has been posted here.

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Tags: The Landing

Dead Tree Along Third Fairway Removed

February 5th, 2016 · Comments Off

Dead limbs can be see scattered along the ground under a tree that was recently cut down. The tree pictured above, which stood along the third fairway of the golf course, was recently cut down. Limbs were perpetually falling off the tree and the assessment was that it was dead and rotted throughout, so it [...]

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Tags: The Environment · The Landing