Town to vote on cannabis, budget
Photo courtesy of the Town of Granville's website. A "Welcome to Granville" sign.

Town to vote on cannabis, budget

Following the second public hearing on whether to allow or prohibit cannabis dispensaries and on-site consumption locations within the town, the Granville Town Board held a public hearing on the…

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Town residents speak for, against cannabis
Phil Berke speaks to the Granville Town Board on his opinion of the town's looming decision to either allow or prohibit cannabis retail locations within the Town of Granville.

Town residents speak for, against cannabis

Five community members spoke on the potential cannabis opt-out decision at a second public hearing for the Granville Town Board on Oct. 14. The official vote whether to opt-out of…

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Guns drawn, pair handcuffed by mistake
A Granville Police Department patrol car.

Guns drawn, pair handcuffed by mistake

Two individuals suspected of burglarizing a Mettowee Street residence were captured at gunpoint at the house and handcuffed before police were informed it was a misunderstanding by the woman reporting…

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School has drug issues, parent says
Granville Central School District

School has drug issues, parent says

A passionate speech from a Granville Junior/Senior High School parent addressed her concerns with alleged drug use and “inappropriate” actions within the school at the Oct. 12 Board of Education…

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‘Tommy’s Place’ is ‘coming soon’
Photo Courtesy of Tommy Festa: Tommy Festa's dream of opening a restaurant will come true when "Tommy's Place" opens in the site formerly known as "Granville House of Pizza".

‘Tommy’s Place’ is ‘coming soon’

Granville chef Tommy Festa revealed on Oct. 7 his plans to open his own restaurant, “Tommy’s Place,” at 36-38 Main Street in Granville. The prior home of “Granville House of…

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Bridge closing for repairs
The Lower Turnpike Road bridge.

Bridge closing for repairs

The one-lane-bridge on Lower Turnpike Road in North Granville, often used as a connecting point between State Route 22 and County Route 12, will be closed for repairs on Oct.…

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Village law regulates fires outside
Photo courtesy of the Town of Granville's website. A "Welcome to Granville" sign.

Village law regulates fires outside

The first local law of 2021 was established by the Granville Village Board at its Oct. 4 meeting and another appears to be in the works. The vote was unanimous…

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‘College caravan’ visits Granville
Granville juniors and seniors gather outside on Oct. 6 for the "College Caravan" with over a dozen local colleges and universities showing them what they have to offer in secondary education.

‘College caravan’ visits Granville

Aiming for an introductory exposure to nearby secondary education destinations twice a school year, the first “College Caravan” for this year took place on Oct. 6 at Granville Junior/Senior High…

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Sara Brown: Telescope’s ‘unsung hero’
A representatice of the International Casual Furnishings Association (left) presents Telescope Casual Furniture Inc. warranty and customer service manager Sara Brown with the "2021 Mia Nault Unsung Hero Award" on Sept. 22 in Chicago, Illinois.

Sara Brown: Telescope’s ‘unsung hero’

Individual efforts become vital in an environment where team success is critical. Sara Brown, warranty manager and customer service manager for Telescope Casual Furniture Inc., was named the second ever…

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Village sets public hearing on cannabis
Left to right: Granville Village Board members Lisa Ackert and Dean Hyatt, Mayor Paul Labas, board members Gordon Smith and Dan Brown listen to former judge Phil Berke on his opinion of allowing or prohibiting cannabis establishments within the village's jurisdiction.

Village sets public hearing on cannabis

The October meeting of the Granville Village Board took a turn from scheduled conversation when the public comment session resulted in a discussion of opinions over the looming cannabis decision.…

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