Read more about the article Factions in the village
Photo courtesy of the Town of Granville's website. A "Welcome to Granville" sign.

Factions in the village

Labas, Granville board defend themselves against Telescope CEO Juckett, others in tense atmosphere Editor’s Note: NYVTmedia, which includes the flagship Granville Sentinel and the Whitehall Times, conducted dozens of interviews…

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Read more about the article Village OKs contracts with police, DPW workers
From left: Granville Village Board members Lisa Ackert and Dean Hyatt, Mayor Paul Labas and board members Gordon Smith (on tablet) and Dan Brown.

Village OKs contracts with police, DPW workers

The Granville Village Board approved new contracts with the village police force and the public works department following a 25-minute executive session on May 2. “We finally got this thing…

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Read more about the article Granville to start fire training facility
Photo courtesy of Ryan Pedone. A blueprint of the planned fire training facility in the village of Granville.

Granville to start fire training facility

The Granville Engine & Hose Company #1 is eagerly waiting to break ground on its new training facility that will feature a unique design and offer several real-life simulators and…

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Read more about the article New bridge targeted in vandalism spree
Spray paint underneath the Church Street Bridge closest to Morrison Avenue and Pump House Road.

New bridge targeted in vandalism spree

Keeping up with the common trend of property damage over the last few years in the village of Granville, Mayor Paul Labas and Granville police have confirmed that the new…

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Read more about the article Village budget has 0 tax increases
Granville Village Board members Lisa Ackert and Dean Hyatt, mayor Paul Labas, board members Gordon Smith (via FaceTime on iPad) and Dan Brown.

Village budget has 0 tax increases

For perhaps the first time in half a century, the Granville Village Board approved a 2022-23 budget with no tax increase whatsoever, a feat described as “amazing” by resident John…

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Read more about the article Zoning change for daycare center prompts debate
A picture of the village tax map shows the parcels of 117.5-1-2 through 117.5-1-4 off of Slate Valley Drive and North Street. The parcels in question have been approved to be designated as neighborhood-business.

Zoning change for daycare center prompts debate

With Mayor Paul Labas abstaining, the Granville Village Board voted 4-0 on March 7 to change the zoning designation on three residential parcels on Slate Valley Drive to neighborhood-business acceptable…

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Read more about the article Granville still can’t find police officers
Granville Police Department

Granville still can’t find police officers

Mayor Paul Labas and Police Chief Ernest Bassett Jr. said at a Granville Village Board meeting Monday night that they’ve had no success in hiring full-time police officers to fill…

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Read more about the article Benefits of birdwatching taking wing
Photo courtesy of the Granville Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation. John Dolyak.

Benefits of birdwatching taking wing

An avid bird watcher is on a full-scan search, this time for those of all ages and backgrounds in Granville and surrounding areas who share a passion for birdwatching. John…

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Read more about the article Cannabis shop to open on Main Street
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Cannabis shop to open on Main Street

Granville’s soon-to-be first cannabis dispensary is gaining support from local businesses on its journey to launching a retail operation in the former TD Bank building on Main Street. With the…

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