Read more about the article Surprise! It’s Amazon
The former Manchester Wood building is being proposed to be transitioned into a package distribution facility.

Surprise! It’s Amazon

By Doug La Rocque One of the world’s worst-kept secrets became official on Tuesday evening, Sept. 27, when the Town of Granville Planning Board gave its approval to plans by…

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Read more about the article Shortage of police troubles Granville
‘As far as shift coverage there’s at least 25 hours a week where nobody is covering the village. I’m working 75-hour weeks, another officer is working 75-hour weeks and Ernie’s getting in 40-50 hours a week so, you do the math,’ Granville Sgt. Josh Whitney said.

Shortage of police troubles Granville

Inability to hire replacements ‘scary’ Worries about the dearth of full-time Granville Police Department officers were raised once again at the Granville Village Board meeting on Sept. 12. Community member…

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Read more about the article Telescope celebrates 100 years in Granville with two days of events
The historic Telescope Casual Furniture Inc. water tower lit at night following the Sept. 9 dinner celebrating Telescope's 100th anniversary of operation in Granville. Photo by Tim Farkas.

Telescope celebrates 100 years in Granville with two days of events

The weather could not have been any more ideal for the celebration of Telescope Casual Furniture Inc.’s 100 years in Granville on Sept. 9 and 10. Sept. 9 was highlighted…

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Local BOCES sponsors fair day

The Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex (WSWHE) Board of Cooperative Educational Services oversees 31 school districts in a five-county region and was the sponsor of Friday, Aug. 26 at the Washington County Fair. Turina…

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Read more about the article Amazon anticipation runs high
On The Rocks Pub owner Vicky Hale looks at the potential unconfirmed move of Amazon to Granville as a positive for the community and local businesses.

Amazon anticipation runs high

As for the effect the potential placement of an Amazon distribution warehouse would have on the community, several local business owners commented on the prospect as being beneficial for the…

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Read more about the article Sports round-up, Aug. 18, 2022
With the three new merged programs joining Cambridge-Salem (pictured above), there are no longer any Adirondack League schools who field their own high school football programs. (Photo by Stacie Arnhold)

Sports round-up, Aug. 18, 2022

Teams painting new football landscape By Keith Harrington One evening last week there was a hint of fall in the air and the next morning it was 48 degrees. That…

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Granville rallies in softball, 11-10

By Keith Harrington Granville fell behind in the top of the fifth but rallied in the bottom of the inning to defeat Ticonderoga 11-10 in TCML softball. Granville led 6-4…

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Granville sports round-up, July 28, 2022

Granville wrestler excels in nationals By Keith Harrington Granville High School wrestler Brent Perry represented the Golden Horde well as he went 3-2 at the USMC Greco Roman Junior Nationals…

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