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News & Opinion About Huletts Landing, N.Y.

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Entries from October 2017

“In a Crowd of Thousands” | ANASTASIA The Musical

October 30th, 2017 · Comments Off

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LGLC Receives International Paper Foundation Grant, Local Donation

October 23rd, 2017 · Comments Off

The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) received a grant of $2,000 from the International Paper Foundation for the creation of interpretive signage to be installed at its Cook Mountain Preserve in Ticonderoga. The signage is part of the LGLC’s watershed-wide effort to increase awareness and educational opportunities along its 35-miles of trails. The Cook Mountain [...]

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment · Ticonderoga

Interview with George Gang: Candidate for Town Supervisor

October 22nd, 2017 · Comments Off

Today, I post a candidate interview with George Gang, Democratic nominee for Dresden Town Supervisor. Below are my questions and Mr. Gang’s responses. 1.) Could you please tell us about yourself and why you are running for Town Supervisor? My name is George Gang living in Dresden for 38 years. I am a Viet Nam [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County

Bits of Everything

October 18th, 2017 · Comments Off

Tines Union: William Shatner to Visit Ticonderoga in May The Times Union reports that Captain Kirk himself will visit the Star Trek set in Ticonderoga during May 2018. Sports Illustrated: Examines the Impact of Football in America by Analyzing Whitehall’s 1973 Undefeated Team A truly fantastic piece from Sports Illustrated about the 1973 Whitehall football [...]

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Tags: Ticonderoga · Whitehall

September Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

October 17th, 2017 · Comments Off

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

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County

Memories of Family Movie Night?

October 15th, 2017 · Comments Off

The movie, Last of the Mohicans, with Randolph Scott and Binnie Barnes, was one of the movies shown in the Casino on “Family Movie Night” in the 1950′s. During the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s family movie night was a staple in the Casino. Movies such as: Cheaper by the Dozen, Robin Hood, Last of the [...]

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Tags: Casino Fun · History

Rescue on Black Mountain

October 11th, 2017 · Comments Off

A state helicopter lands on Black Mountain on Sunday, October 8th, rescuing an injured hiker. On Sunday, October 8, 2017, the Huletts Landing EMS responded to a mutual aid request from Dresden at 4:24 PM. A male hiker had fallen on the Black Mountain trail about 300 yards from the summit and broke his leg. [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Lake George · NY State · The Environment

Children’s Halloween Parade Pictures

October 8th, 2017 · Comments Off

Children stand in their costumes before the start of this year’s Halloween parade. This year’s Halloween parade was oodles’s of fun as the pictures here demonstrate. Although the early part of the day served up a gloomy helping of cloudy and rainy weather, Mother Nature blessed us with bright skies and sunshine for the actual [...]

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Couples Compete for North American Wife Carrying Championship

October 8th, 2017 · Comments Off

The 18th Annual North American Wife Carrying Championship took place in Newry, Maine, on Saturday. The contestants raced each other over a 278 yard obstacle course, in which husbands waded through water and clambered over hurdles while carrying their wives. This year’s winners were Kirsten and Jake Barney from Lexington, Virginia. The first-placed pair won [...]

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Ballot Proposal # 3 Helps Forest Preserve Communities While Protecting the Enviornment

October 8th, 2017 · Comments Off

Election day will be November 7th this year. Over the next few weeks, the Huletts Current will spotlight some local elections as well as some ballot proposals. Today, Ballot proposal # 3 is explained. The NY State Senate gave the required second passage to a proposed New York State Constitutional amendment to create a 250-acre [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · NY State · Washington County

Megan Kennelly and Greg Leonardi Married in Huletts

October 5th, 2017 · Comments Off

Megan Kennelly and Greg Leonardi Congratulations to Megan Kennelly and Greg Leonardi who were married on Saturday, September 23, 2017 in Huletts Landing. Many relatives and friends of the large Lancaster/Kennelly and Leonardi families were able to attend. The happy couple exchanged their vows on the point, which once contained the original dock for Huletts [...]

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Casino’s Columbus Day Weekend Schedule

October 1st, 2017 · Comments Off

For the Columbus Day weekend, the Casino will be open from 9 pm to close on Friday and Saturday nights. . The Halloween party will happen on Saturday night, beginning around 10:00 pm. DJ, Paul Ferguson, will be taking music requests. Come early in your best costume and enjoy the party.

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