Friday, October 20, 2017

Grafton Town Board

October 20, 2017 Leave a Comment 

Long Awaited Camping Ordinance Revision Approved For nearly three years there have been proposals and ideas bantered back and forth about the town’s law concerning camping trailers.

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Two Eye Opening Days On The Rensselaer Plateau

October 15, 2017 Leave a Comment 

There is a story about the architect Le Corbusier who built a house for his elderly parents in the Jura Mountains of Switzerland in 1912.

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New Development In Grafton

October 15, 2017 Leave a Comment 

“A new vibe,” those are the words used by Grafton Town Supervisor Ingrid Gundrum, when asked by The Eastwick Press to comment about the new businesses that have opened their doors in the town over the last year.  Her summation says it all.

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Judicial Complaint Filed

October 15, 2017 Leave a Comment 

Town resident David Buckley tells The Eastwick Press, that Tuesday, October 3 he mailed a complaint stating that he thinks the recent resignation of Grafton Town Justice Piece Hoyt, and the appointment of outgoing Deputy County Executive Chris Meyers to run on the Republican as well as other minor party ballots this November as his […]

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Interpretive Trail To Dickinson Fire Tower Is Opened

October 6, 2017 Leave a Comment 

by Doug La Rocque In 2010 an agreement was reached between the NYS Police and the State Office of Parks and Recreation to take control of the only remaining fire tower in Rensselaer County, and work was begun on restoring the historic structure.

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Work On Dunham Reservoir Road Is Nearly Complete

October 6, 2017 Leave a Comment 

By Doug La Rocque For more than a year the Grafton Town Board has fielded complaints about the state of disrepair on the road. With the infusion of some extra Consolidated Highway Fund monies from New York State, work was commenced last month on fixing it.

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Annual Bark & Brew Nothing To Howl At

September 28, 2017 Leave a Comment 

By Doug La Rocque Upwards of 200 dogs brought their owners out this past Saturday to the Grafton Lakes State Park for the annual Bark & Brew.

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Town Judge Pierce Hoyt Resigns

September 28, 2017 Leave a Comment 

By Doug La Rocque Last Monday, September 18, Grafton Town Justice Pierce Hoyt submitted his resignation, and it set off a flurry of political moves, charges and denials.

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Up Close And Personal

September 28, 2017 Leave a Comment 

By Amy Modesti The second time was the charm for upand coming painter and visual artist, Karryn Cristi. Friends, family, and patrons gathered together to support Cristi during her opening reception for her sophomore art exhibition, Up Close And Personal, The Works Of Karryn Cristi.

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Grafton’s Town Store Undergoing A Major Facelift

September 12, 2017 Leave a Comment 

By Doug La Rocque It was originally just the front section of the current store.  Then came the addition many years ago of the part that is now the kitchen.  Now owner Tom Forster has broken ground on another renovation, that will move the current kitchen area and make that space the front of the […]

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