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Entries from November 2017

A Good Old Fashioned Dance-Off

November 21st, 2017 · No Comments

Before you get in the car for that long Thanksgiving ride, here’s a choreographed dance-off that will keep you attention. Which group was the best? Watch the moves again!!

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Tags: Casino Fun

Rep. Elise Stefanik: Fox News ‘Power Player’ of the Week

November 19th, 2017 · No Comments

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

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Tags: Adirondacks · National News · The Landing · Washington County

Dresden 2018 Town Budget Posted

November 19th, 2017 · No Comments

The 2018 town budget for Dresden has been posted on the town website. It is large download encompassing many pages, but the opening letter on page 2 and the summary on page 3 highlight the most important parts. In brief, there is a 11.38% increase in the town-wide budget for 2018 and an increase of [...]

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Tags: The Landing

October Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

November 17th, 2017 · No Comments

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

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Tags: The Landing

LGLC Receives Grant from TNC, Dome Island Committee

November 16th, 2017 · No Comments

Dome Island as seen from Bolton Landing. The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) has received a grant of $10,000 from The Nature Conservancy via its Dome Island Endowment, in support of the stewardship of Dome Island and other lands in the Lake George watershed. The Nature Conservancy’s Dome Island Committee meets several times a year [...]

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Tags: Lake George · The Environment

Burger King: Stop Bullying Commercial

November 16th, 2017 · No Comments

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Dresden Final Election Results

November 14th, 2017 · No Comments

Today at the Washington County Board of Elections, 20 absentee ballots were counted in the Dresden election. Below are the updated complete totals – which include the machine and absentee ballots. The town board election was decided by one vote when all was said and done. Town Supervisor     Votes George Gang     [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County

Saturday Quote

November 11th, 2017 · No Comments

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” Judy Garland

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Tags: Casino Fun

Stanley R. Barber: R.I.P.
December 19, 1917 – November 06, 2017

November 11th, 2017 · No Comments

I was sorry to learn of the death of Stanley Barber this past week, 44 days shy of his 100th birthday. Stanley was born Dec. 19, 1917 in Dresden, N.Y., he was the last surviving child of the late Royden and Eunice Barber. Royden Barber, was instrumental in selling the first Hulett hotel to William [...]

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Tags: History · Our Neighbors · The Landing

Nine Years Old

November 9th, 2017 · No Comments

Well, here it is – another November 9th. Today is the day I celebrate the “birthday” of the Huletts Current. It’s now been exactly nine years since my first post in 2008. Today, when checking the logs – we get readers from all over the United States and the world. I think this comes back [...]

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Tags: History · The Landing

Dresden Election Results (Unofficial)

November 8th, 2017 · No Comments

Tuesday Machine Vote Totals (Unofficial) Absentee Ballots still to be counted. Below are the machine vote totals from Tuesday’s election. As of Wednesday morning, 16 absentee ballots had been returned to the Board of Elections from 21 sent out – these absentee ballots are not included in the totals below. The Town Board race will [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County

Bits of Everything

November 5th, 2017 · No Comments

Whitehall Times: Local Vendor May Quit because of ‘Honor System’ Decline The Whitehall Times reports on a local produce vendor who is about to throw in the towel because of thievery. Spectrum News Rochester (Article & Video): Golisano Withholding Tax Payment Because of Geese Problem What do you do when the you have a really [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · Local Wildlife · The Environment · Whitehall

Tuesday, November 7th – Election Day

November 5th, 2017 · No Comments

Just a reminder that polls are open in Dresden from 6:00 am until 9:00 pm on Tuesday, November 7th at the Dresden Town Hall, located at 102 Clemons Center Road. The local race for Dresden Town Supervisor has Paul Ferguson challenging incumbent George Gang; Jared Eggleston is running for reelection as town justice; and Marc [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County

Interview with Paul Ferguson: Candidate for Town Supervisor

November 1st, 2017 · No Comments

Today, I post a candidate interview with Paul Ferguson, Republican nominee for Dresden Town Supervisor. Below are my questions and Mr. Ferguson’s responses. 1.) Could you please tell us about yourself and why you are running for Town Supervisor? I am a long time resident of Dresden. I have been married for over 25 years [...]

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Tags: The Landing · Washington County