The Huletts Current

News & Opinion About Huletts Landing, N.Y.

The Huletts Current header image 4

Entries from July 2016

Link: Five Charged After Fatal Lake George Crash

July 31st, 2016 · Comments Off

The Times Union had an update with more information and pictures about those charged in the recent fatal Lake George crash.

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · Our Neighbors

That’s a Lot of Visitors

July 31st, 2016 · Comments Off

While, I haven’t shared statistics for the Huletts Current in the past, I was fairly surprised when I checked the statistics lately. With the month of July now almost finished, I wanted to share that 2016 is shaping up to be the most visited year in the history of the Huletts Current. The number of [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Technical Updates

“Day to Remember” Race to Lands End: August 6th

July 31st, 2016 · Comments Off

On Saturday, August 6th, the annual “Day to Remember” Race to Lands End will be held. Please meet at the caddy shack at 9:30 am. Run (or walk) in your age bracket. All are welcome!

[Read more →]

Tags: The Landing

Survival Skills Theme for LGLC’s 2nd Annual Kids’ Scavenger Hunt and Hike

July 29th, 2016 · Comments Off

Group of youth and parents enjoy the view at the top of the Pinnacle during the LGLC’s Scavenger Hunt and Hike event. The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) hosted its 2nd annual scavenger hunt and hike for kids on Tuesday, July 26. Designed by 15-year-old Jahnavi Bhavsar of Huletts Landing, this year’s hike focused on [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Environment · The Landing

Froehlich Foundation Grants LGLC Over $200,000 Toward Conservation Projects

July 28th, 2016 · Comments Off

An aerial view over the wetlands of Amy’s Park, which is a major part of the Indian Brook watershed. The peak in the middle is Pole Hill; on the right is High Nopit, and on the far left is Walnut Ridge. Walnut Ridge is part of the New York state Pole Hill Pond Forest Preserve, [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Environment

Video Link: 9-Year Old Child Killed in Lake George Boat Crash

July 27th, 2016 · Comments Off

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George

FHHL Children’s Event: August 4th

July 27th, 2016 · Comments Off

The Friends of Historic Huletts Landing will sponsor an event for children in the Huletts Gallery on August 4th between 10:00 and 11:00 am. Come visit 1775 as a soldier garrisoning Fort Ticonderoga. Kids learn all about what it was really like to be a soldier on the Lake Champlain frontier during the American Revolution. [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: The Landing

Community Supper: Wednesday August 3rd

July 27th, 2016 · Comments Off

Bring a dish to share , beverage of your choice and cutlery. There will be a raffle to support the outreach of The Women’s Guild of Huletts Landing. All are welcome!

[Read more →]

Tags: The Landing

400 Dance the Night Away at LGA Gala, Raising More Than $120,000 to Protect LG

July 25th, 2016 · Comments Off

400 people attended this year’s Lake George Association Gala at the Sagamore. (Click for full-scale.) It may be known as the best party on the Lake, but the Lake George Association’s annual gala has another important function: To raise money to protect Lake George’s famous water quality. Thanks to the generosity of more than 400 [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · Our Neighbors · The Environment · The Landing

Jessica Rubin Begins FHHL Speaker Series

July 22nd, 2016 · Comments Off

Lucinda Bhavsar, Board Trustee for the Fund for Lake George and Huletts Landing resident (left), welcomes Jessica Rubin, Director of Development and Marketing for the Fund for Lake George (right), to Huletts Landing prior to Ms. Rubin’s talk to the Friends of Historic Huletts Landing on Thursday night. Ms. Rubin spoke about the Fund for [...]

[Read more →]

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

Froehlich Foundation Grants LGA $327,000 Toward Lake Preservation

July 21st, 2016 · Comments Off

The Helen V. Froehlich Foundation has granted the Lake George Association $327,000 for 2016, a significant investment in the future of Lake George and the twenty-third year that the Froehlich Foundation has financially underwritten the LGA’s programs and projects that protect Lake George water. That money will go directly to work in Lake George, said [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Environment

Crosses Placed at Route 22 Fatal Crash Scene

July 20th, 2016 · Comments Off

Crosses have been placed in remembrance of the victims at the location of Friday’s fatal crash on Route 22. (Click for full-scale.)

[Read more →]

Tags: NY State · Washington County · Whitehall

FHHL Speaker Series: Jessica Rubin – Thursday July 21st – MGM Church

July 17th, 2016 · Comments Off

Jessica Rubin, Director of Development and Marketing for the Fund for Lake George, will speak at the Mountain Grove Memorial Church on Thursday, July 21st. The Friends of Historic Huletts Landing Speaker Series begins on Thursday July 21st at 7:30 pm at the Mountain Grove Memorial Church. Jessica Rubin, the Director of Development and Marketing [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Lake George · The Environment · The Landing

Updated: Fatalities in Car Crash on Route 22

July 15th, 2016 · Comments Off

Sunday Morning – July 17th The Post Star has complete coverage here, including the names of the victims and what is believed to have happened. Update 7:55 pm Because of the fatality, an accident reconstruction investigation is taking place. State Route 22 will be closed for a few more hours. Pike Brook road is being [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: The Landing · Washington County · Whitehall