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GREENWICH JOURNAL Page 2 SALEM PRESS Thursday, January 6,2000 Contributions made to County Children's Committee Mr. and Mrs. John Ross, Greenwich chairpersons for the Washington County Children’s Committee, ac­ knowledge gifts from the following organizations and individuals These are donations received from December 6 to January 3. Mr. and Mrs. Cldjton Aldous, Mr and Mrs. James Alheim, Mr . uk ' Mrs George Beck, Mrs. and Mrs Sheium Bowen, Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Brownell, Mr. and Mrs. Ihumas liuiler, Mr and Mrs. Arthur Bain, Mr Glen Bean, Mr and Mrs. Thomas Barnes, Mrs Lliza- beth Bellinger, Miss Amelia Bounds, Mr. Gerald Bulger, Dr and Mrs William E. Carroll, Mrs and Mrs Ronald Crofoot, Mr and Mis John Cary, and Mr. James Catalfimo. Also, Mr. and Mrs Sherm DeRagon, Dean Estramonte i).C. Dr and Mrs. John Fitzgerald, Mr. and Mrs. John Friday, Mrs. Charles Geisler, Mrs Norma Gannon, Mrs. Mary Harren. Miss Nora Hatfield, Mrs. Ann Ives, Mr. and Mrs. Eric Karlson, Mr and Mrs Business Women's group offering scholarships The Adirondack Green Charter Chap­ ter of the American Business VV omen's Association will be awarding two scholarships of $500 each to women in thi#area in May of 2000. The ABWA is a national organiza­ tion dedicated to providing women with opportunities for leadership growth, personal and professional advancement and educational enrichment within a network of supportive friends. The Adirondack Green Charter Chap­ ter, which is composed of members re­ siding in this area, is seeking local women who are oriented toward ad­ vancement in the job market by furthering their education. The recipient of the scholarship will be someone tn financial need who has demonstrated i a n n i .■ a:i u m : 1 0 t . 6 v 6 ' 6 _ Open Moa - Sat. 6 a m - 2 p m CLOSED SUNDAYS 57-59 M ain S t., G r e e n w ich 692-1090 I H M l H n i M J H I l potential and commitment to a particu­ lar goal. Upon receiving a scholarship, the candidaie(s) will become eligible for other scholarships offered by the na­ tional organization Interested parties may obtain applica­ tions b> contacting Betty Carey at 597 County Route 59, Buskirk 12028. or Lucille Cole at 24 Carl Avenue, Greenwich 12834. in order to be considered, the appli­ cation must be postmarked no later than March 25. 2000 Senior Citizens schedule Greenwich Senior Citizens will hold a sandwich lunch at noon on Wednes­ day, January 12. at the VFW Post on Abeel Ave Hostesses for the lunch will be William and Mamie McMurray and Helen Sheridan. January 19 hostesses will be Anna­ bel! Rrow'n. Bertha Gravlin and Mary Harren; and January 26 will have Doris Loy, Millie Mizerak and Paula Griffith hosting. No meeting next week The Greenwich Town Board will not be meeting on January 11 as they have scheduled a special board meeting for January 18 at 7 p.m. r * s The D epartm ent o f Public Works of the Village of Greenwich Will Make Deliveries of S A to Village Residents M o n d a y , J a n u a r y 1 0 7 A.M. to 3:30 RM. Please Leave Containers at the Curb to be Filled ■ ■ ■ ■ a ! NOTICE OF ENFORCEMENT OF VILLAGE OF GREENWICH ORDINANCE Section 12 No automobile or other vehicles shall be left parked or standing on the public highways of the Village for an unreasonable length of time and so as to become a nuisance and obstruct the cleaning or removal of snow from the streets and highways of the Village and any vehicle left so parked or standing on the streets of the Village shall be removed at the expense of the owner. Violation of this Ordinance shall constitute disorderly conduct and every person violating the same shall be a disorderly person and shall be punishable by a fine not to exceed $25.00. All tickets not answered will be turned into the Department of Motor Vehicles, and owner of said vehicle will be unable to register vehicle when due date comeS for registration of said vehicle. This Ordinance Will be Enforced Immediately Police Department Village of Greenwich The Greenwich Journal George Kelly, Mr. and Mrs. David Klingebiel, Mr. and Mrs. Jurgen Kru­ ger, Lyttle Oii Company, Mr. and Mrs. Keith Mann, Mr and Mrs Harvev Mason. Mr and Mrs Jeff Mason, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Morehouse, Mrs. David Nestle, Mr and Mrs. Miguel Pacheco, Mr and Mrs. John Patrick, Mr and Mrs Steven Patrick. Mr Henry Petteys, Mr and Mrs Peter Pitkin, Mr and Mrs John Sherin, Mrs Constance Moan, Mr and Mrs Morgan Snyder. Mrs. Shona Sn>der, Mr and Mrs Tester Stephens, Mr and Mrs Carl Thomas, Mr. and Mrs David Wever, Ida Whiteside Guild, and Mr and Mrs. Richard Worthington. These funds provide monthly allow­ ances for Washington County children in foster and group homes, Christmas and graduation gifts, summer camper- ships, and scholarships for needy high school graduates during their college studies Donations are still being accepted. Established October 13,1842 Town o f Greenwich Officials sworn in 2000 Organizational Meeting held Telephone [518] 692-2266 By Tony Basile The Town of Greenwich held its 2000 organization meeting Tuesday evening at the town office building. Prior to the meeting, recently elected and re-elected town officials were administered their oaths of office in a ceremony conducted by Town Attorney Alan Wrigley, as family, friends and well-wishers looked on. Upon opening the meeting, Town Supervisor Don Wilbur welcomed the board's newest councilman, Bob Jeffords. Jeffords defeated former Councilman Brent Patten in the Republican caucus, and ran unopposed in the general election. Until December 31, Jeffords served on the Village Board of Trustees. He will not be replaced in that position, since the v illage elections will be held in March. The board chose to combine its regular January meeting with its organization meeting, so the regular meeting that would have been held next Tuesday evening was canceled. The special meeting scheduled for January 18 to conduct the annual audit and to interview candidates for planning board vacancies will be held as scheduled, however. During the organization meeting, Glens Falls National Bank & Trust Co., Evergreen Bank and Trustco Bank were named as official depositories for the several funds of the town. The Journal-Press and the Eagle were named the town's official newspapers. The board reaffirmed the town's purchasing polices and set the salary and wage schedules for elected and appointed officials and town employees. The b,oard made the following appointments for the year 2000: Charles Spear - Dog Control Officer and Animal Control Officer,, Daniel O’Connor - Code Enforcement Officer, Dr. William Sarchino - Health Officer, and Melody Beecroft - Special Issues Clerk. Supervisor's appointments Councilman Bob Barber was named Deputy Supervisor. Marge Wilbur was named Clerk to the Supervisor and Budget Officer. Roxy Pemrick and Joyce Kelly were named court clerks. Elaine Kelly was named Registrar of Vital Statistics, and Cathy Sharp was named Historian. Returned check fee The board set a SI5.00 fee on returned checks issued to the town. This is a new policy, and signs to that effect will be conspicuously posted in the clerk's office. Easton-Greenwich Rescue Squad The monthly meeting of the Easton- Greenwich Rescue Squad will be at their building on Tuesday, January 11, at 7:30 p.m. Greenwich Village Board The Village Board of Greenwich will hold its regular meeting or Tues­ day, January 11, at 7 p.m. at the Com­ munity Center on Academy Street. r^J rsj Obituaries r+j r+mt LESTER J. Lester J. Stephens, 96, a resident of Cottage Street, died Friday, December 31, 1999, at the Glens Falls Hospital in Glens Falls. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, January 5, at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Greenwich, with the Rev. Charles Miller officiating. Burial will be in the spring at Green­ wich Cemetery. Friends may call at any time at the family home. He was born May 16, 1903, the son of John and Florence (Gray) Stephens, in Milton. Mr. Stephens attended Troy Con­ ference Academy in Poultney, and Middlebury College in Middlebury, both in Vermont. He was vice-president of the Stevens and Thompson Paper Company in Greenwich for many years, and served as Director of the Civil Defense for Washington County. He was a former member'of the Greenwich Board of Education and a member and past-president of the STEPHENS Greenwich Library.- He was instru­ mental when the library built the new building. He had been an active member of the Red Cross in the Greenwich area. He was a communicant of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Greenwich, was a member of the Vestry and served as Senior Warden for many years. He was predeceased by a sister, Edna Tang. Survivors include his wife of 71 years, Margaret (Curtis) Stephens of Greenwich; two sons, Sanford Gray Stephens of Pensacola Beach, Florida and Peter Dean Stephens of South Port­ land, Maine; six grandsons and eleven great-grandchildren. Memorial donations may be made to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Main Street, Greenwich. Arrangements were under the direc­ tion of Flynn Bros., Inc. Funeral Home in Greenwich. GEORGE REID MULLIGAN George Reid Mulligan, 81, passed away at the family home on Eddy Street on Friday, December 31, 1999, after a long illness. He was bom August 19, 1918, the son of Hugh and Margaret Reid Mulligan. He was employed by the Stevens and Thompson Paper Mill in Greenwich for more than 40 years, re­ tiring in 1980. Mr. Mulligan joined the United States Army on December 12, 1942. Following basic training he was sent to England. In April of 1944 he was as­ signed to Exercise Tiger and while aboard the LST507, participating in an undisclosed mock invasion at Devon, his boat was torpedoed and sunk by German E-Boats. George was one of only a few survivors after being in the Fnglish Channel for more than an hour. This undisclosed exercise remained a secret, known only to participants, until June 1974 when many such events of WWII were lifted through the Freedom of Information Act He took part in the Normandy Invasion of June 6, 1944, later serving in France and Germany until the end of the war. He was Honorably Discharged on December 22,1945. Town Attorney Alan Wrigley swears in Town Supervisor Don Wilbur to his second term. Year 2000 Greenwich officials, left to right, include Highway Superintendent Hugh Dewey, Councilman Bob Barber, Supervisor Don Wilbur, Councilman Bob Jeffords, and Town Justice Slierwin Bowen. New Greenwich Councilman Bob Jeffords taking his oath of office. Scouts do radio commercial Photograph shows: Becky Mann, Lwcy Gee, Pam Fryer and Meghan Mattison at the recording studio. Wednesday, December 22. Just an­ other day, right? Not for Greenwich Girl Scout Troop #336! That day Lucy, Meg, Pam and Becky went to Bradmark Communica­ tions, Queensbury, to tape a radio com­ mercial for the Girl Scout Cookie Sale. We didn't know if the people at the studio would like our commercial. They must have because the next thing we knew we were singing our jingle live on WINK 105.7! All in all, we had a great time and would like to thank Bradmark Communications for their time and patience. The Girl Scouts would like to re­ mind you that cookie sales start January 7. So, look for your neighborhood Girl Scout or call Liz Gee for more information. Becky M anti- age 12 Girl Scout Town Custodian Needed The Town of Greenwich is accepting applications for Town Custodian. Letters of interest shall be submitted to the Town Clerk by January 12, 2000, at 4 P.M. All applicants shall also be present at the Town Board meeting on January 18th at 8 P.M. George enjoyed hunting and fishing, and gardening, sharing his vegetables and flowers with all who stopped by to visit. He was a charter member and a life member of VFW Post #7291 and was a communicant of St, Paul's Episcopal Church, both in Greenwich. He was pre-deceaséd by two sisters, Margaret and Violet Mulligan, both who died at a very young age. Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Emma (Derby) Mulligan of Greenwich; two sons, Alan R. Mulligan of Greenwich and Hudson Falls, and John P. Mulligan o f Middle Grove; and one grandson, Zachary Mulligan. A service was held on Tuesday, January 4, 2000, at St. Paul's Church in Greenwich with the Rev. Charles Miller, officiating. A reception fol­ lowed at the Parish Hall. Burial will be at the convenience o f the family in the Saratoga National Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Main Street, Greenwich 12834, Hospice of Wash­ ington County, 1 Myrtle Avenue, Cam­ bridge, NY 12816, or to the Easton-Greenwich Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 84, Greenwich, NY L2834. 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