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Entries from April 2016

LGA Invests $30,000 In 2016 Toward Preventing Aquatic Invasives

April 27th, 2016 · Comments Off

Lake George Association Executive Director, Walt Lender (right), handing Lake George Park Commission Executive Director, Dave Wick (left), a $30,000 check. In the first year of a new era in Lake George water protection, the Lake George Association has followed through on its commitment to provide necessary financial support for the Lake George Park Commission’s [...]

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment

Whitehall School Enrollment Declines Signficantly

April 24th, 2016 · Comments Off

School enrollment figures for school districts across the state were updated recently for the 2014-2015 school year (last school year) and the Whitehall School District’s total enrollment fell to 736 students. This was a drop of 21 students from 757 from the 2013-2014 year. The complete enrollment figures for 2014-2015 school year can be found [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County · Whitehall

Celebrating Shakespeare

April 23rd, 2016 · Comments Off

April 23, 2016 is 400 years from what is believed to be William Shakespeare’s date of death. In celebration of this unique talent: Henry V – Speech – Eve of Saint Crispin’s Day

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Tags: History

Paving Completed in Post Office Parking Lot

April 23rd, 2016 · Comments Off

While I don’t have any pictures, the County did return recently and paved the area where the new dry-well was recently installed near the Post Office parking lot. So hopefully this will improve conditions for Post Office patrons in the future on rainy days.

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Lake George Association Awarded $1,000 From Stewart’s Holiday Match

April 21st, 2016 · Comments Off

Recognizing the importance of the Floating Classroom in reaching and teaching Lake George area students, Stewart’s Shops has awarded the Lake George Association $1,000 to be used to support the LGA’s flagship educational program. The Lake George Association’s Floating Classroom is a one-of-a-kind educational field trip for teachers and students. The program is provided by [...]

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Tags: Lake George

Frank Kapusinki Argues Before New Jersey Supreme Court

April 19th, 2016 · Comments Off

Frank Kapusinski arguing a case before the New Jersey Supreme Court earlier this month. In a bit of legal news, which is interesting for its local connection, my brother, Frank Kapusinski, argued a significant case before New Jersey’s highest court earlier this month. He represented Bergen County’s County Executive in the case: Northwest Bergen County [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

March Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

April 19th, 2016 · Comments Off

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

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Tags: The Landing

Work Finished to Prevent Post Office Parking Flooding

April 14th, 2016 · Comments Off

This photo, taken in February 2016, shows the flooding that was occurring in the Post Office parking area due to the repaving of County Route 6 last year. Now that things are getting warmer, work is beginning on a number of projects in Huletts Landing. Over the past two days, the county installed a dry [...]

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Tags: The Environment · The Landing

The “Beast of Whitehall” Coming to Huletts

April 10th, 2016 · Comments Off

The Beast of Whitehall, a new documentary produced by Small Town Monsters, will be shown numerous times this summer in the Huletts Casino. I’m happy to announce that a new documentary entitled the “Beast of Whitehall” which documents an historic sighting of Bigfoot in Whitehall will be playing in the Huletts Casino this summer. There [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Whitehall

LGPC Votes to Make Boat Inspection Program Permanent

April 8th, 2016 · Comments Off

The Lake George Park Commission voted today to make its boat inspection program permanent. The vote came after a two-year trial period and after accepting public comments on making the program permanent. Read more in the Post Star.

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment

What Are You Doing This Off-Season? Watching Villanova Win it All

April 7th, 2016 · Comments Off

Kevin McNelis stands with Rollie Massimino (the head coach of Villanova’s 1985 championship team) before the NCAA championship game earlier this week. I realize I am a few days late, but congratulations to all of our Villanova basketball fans (and we have a few) on your team’s exciting win earlier this week. Kevin McNelis traveled [...]

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Tags: National News · Our Neighbors

Saturday Quote

April 2nd, 2016 · Comments Off

“Indeed, I can think of no better way of redeeming this tragic world today than by love and laughter. Too many of the young have forgotten how to laugh, and too many of the elders have forgotten how to love. Would not the dark tragedy of our life be lightened if only we could all [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors

It was Fun Rooting for the Winner

April 1st, 2016 · Comments Off

Congratulations to Mike Lonergan (right), seen here with his family when visiting Lake George, for winning the NIT Championship at Madison Square Garden Thursday night with his George Washington Colonial basketball squad. (Click image to see larger version.) Read about the exciting game here.

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Tags: Lake George · National News · The Landing