Jim Brooks: ‘Always the go-to guy’

By Jay Mullen Overwhelming. That was the word Kathleen Brooks repeated when talking about the recent passing of her brother James P. Brooks, Jr., who succumbed to injuries sustained from…

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Boat memorial restored

By PJ Ferguson Members of American Legion Post 83 helped to rebuild the boat memorial that stands on the corner of Poultney Street and Broadway. The monument is named and…

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Flags to be placed on veterans’ graves

By PJ Ferguson While Whitehall’s Memorial Day Parade has been canceled this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, American Legion Post 83 will not let our deceased veterans go without…

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Toys for Tots brings holiday cheer

By PJ Ferguson “For a small community we can pull off something big for the kids,” said Danielle Jones, a volunteer organizer for American Legion Post 83’s Toys for Tots…

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Santa visits Whitehall

By Krystle S. Morey “It’s coming!” Children and adults alike cheered and waved as Amtrak train #69 rolled into Whitehall on Sunday. The door opened and the conductor announced: “I…

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Whitehall rallies, saves Toys for Tots

By Matthew Saari In the face of obstacles caused by corporate America, nearly every organization in Whitehall is coming together this holiday season to ensure that less fortunate children have…

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