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Entries from August 2017

518 Prefix Now Needed on Local Calls

August 27th, 2017 · Comments Off

You may have noticed this already, but starting last weekend, the 518 area code prefix is now required when making local calls from Huletts. It is part of the transition to the new 838 area code which starts after September 19th in the 17 county region presently served by 518. After September 19th, new phone [...]

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Tags: NY State · The Landing · Uncategorized

Third Annual Firemen’s Appreciation Dinner a Great Success

August 26th, 2017 · Comments Off

The Washington County Beach Pavilion was decorated as an Hawaiian beach to celebrate our volunteer firemen’s dedication this past year. On Saturday evening, August 12, 2017, the pavilion at the Washington County Park was transformed into a colorful Hawaiian setting that would indeed be the envy of any Hollywood movie back-lot production company. This event [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

July Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

August 26th, 2017 · Comments Off

The minutes from the July 2017 Dresden Town Board meeting were recently approved and have been posted on the town’s website. July Minutes The August minutes will not be approved until September and so on.

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Tags: The Landing

Photographing the Eclipse in Wyoming

August 25th, 2017 · Comments Off

Longtime Huletts guest, Michael Pass (left), stands with his son, Adam (right), who was photographing Monday’s eclipse in Wyoming for a major software manufacturer. The big national news from this past week was Monday’s eclipse of the sun. Longtime Huletts guest, Michael Pass, emailed the following pictures of he and his son, Adam, who was [...]

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Tags: International News

Skip Linhart Memorial Golf Tournament Results

August 21st, 2017 · Comments Off

The Skip Linhart Memorial Golf Tournament was this past Saturday. Here are the results: Winning Team John Stanton Matt Despres Charlie Hollander Longest drive Women – Lisa Boland Men – John Stanton Closet to the pin Women – Ginny Lyons Men – Don Gellentien To all the winners and event participants: Congratulations!

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

Band ‘Hungry Crows’ Plays at the Casino

August 18th, 2017 · Comments Off

The band, Hungry Crows, plays at the Casino. (Click to see larger image.) A large crowd enjoyed the classic rock sound of the band, Hungry Crows, at the Huletts Casino on Saturday night, August 12th. For those born in the 1950s and ’60s, it was good to hear some of the tunes we grew up [...]

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Tags: Casino Fun

In Loving Memory: Theresa Kapusinski R.I.P.

August 17th, 2017 · Comments Off

Theresa Kapusinski I’m sorry to have to say that my step-mother, Theresa Kapusinski, passed away this past weekend from a short battle with pancreatic cancer. Theresa was last in Huletts in 2010 when my father died. She was a shy, quiet person who never sought any attention. In one of my last conversations with her [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

Saturday August 19th: Skip Linhart Memorial Golf Tournament

August 14th, 2017 · Comments Off

Saturday August 19th: Skip Linhart Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit the Huletts Golf Course Saturday August 19th $35.00 Entry Fee Includes: Greens Fees, One Mulligan & Lunch (Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Soda & Water) Awards For: Closest to the Pin: 2nd hole for MEN & WOMEN Longest Drive: 1st hole for MEN & WOMEN $25.00 to [...]

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Tags: The Landing

2017 Day to Remember: Kerry A. McNelis Memorial Run Results

August 11th, 2017 · Comments Off

Kerry A. McNelis Memorial Run Award Winners. (Click image to see larger version.) The Huletts Landing Day to Remember was this past Saturday. Here are the results from the Kerry A. McNelis Memorial Run and golf competition. 15 and Under Women 1. Lauren Keough 2. Rachel Godfield 3. Kylie Shultz 15 and Under Men 1. [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

Apperson Brown Lecture a Success

August 10th, 2017 · Comments Off

Ellen Apperson Brown, spoke about her new book, John Apperson’s Lake George, in front of a good-sized crowd on Wednesday for the Friends of Historic Huletts Landing summer lecture series. She spoke in-depth about John Apperson’s many accomplishments including: 1. Rip-rapping shores of islands including getting a bond issue passed for for $10,000 in 1917 [...]

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment

Saturday – August 12th, Live Music @ The Casino

August 8th, 2017 · Comments Off

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Tags: Casino Fun · The Landing

Weds August 9th: Ellen Apperson Brown Speaks About New Book

August 8th, 2017 · Comments Off

The cover of John Apperson’s Lake George by Ellen Apperson Brown. The Friends of Historic Huletts Landing summer lecture series continues on Wednesday August 9th at the Mountain Grove Memorial Church at 7:30 pm. Ellen Apperson Brown will speak about her new book, John Apperson’s Lake George. To learn more about John Apperson, please refer [...]

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Tags: The Environment · The Landing

Couple Celebrates 60th Wedding Anniversary

August 8th, 2017 · Comments Off

Pat and Irene McNelis celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with family and friends in Huletts Landing. Many congratulations were given to Pat and Irene McNelis as they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with family and friends in the Huletts Casino on Friday evening. A large crowd turned out to honor this remarkable couple. Everyone enjoyed [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing

Women’s Guild Wine & Cheese Fundraiser a Success

August 3rd, 2017 · Comments Off

A large crowd turned out for the wine and cheese fundraiser held in mid-July by the Huletts Landing Women’s Guild. The annual wine and cheese fundraiser for the Outreach Program was held on Friday, July 14, at the Washington County Park Pavilion by the Huletts Landing Women’s Guild. The fundraiser was a great success thanks [...]

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Tags: Our Neighbors · The Landing