Volume 14, Issue 5, May 2019

May 2019 - High water this spring... stay safe ... This month we have 12 articles for you to enjoy. [Photo by Ian Coristine]

TI Life News for May '19

High Water are two words we only want to hear in late September, when it is not high enough and boats come out of the water!

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Susan W. Smith

High Water Updates

The River is high this spring. The burning question on everyone's mind is how high will it go?

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Melissa Barton, Richard Withington & Susan Smith

The Cliff House Mystery

From the very beginning, Cliff House was a mystery. The Cliff House became a curiosity. Islanders from far and near flocked to the deserted hotel to wander through the furnished rooms.

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Lynn E. McElfresh

Maggie Wheeler, the Seaway Valley Queen of Crime

"Being good at planning murders is not what you dream of becoming one day as a child,” Maggie said. “I guess it was the Nancy Drew effect,..

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Brian Johnson

Unexpected Journey

Today my life is so different, and I love every minute of every day and I am grateful I met a terrific partner who introduced me to The Thousand Islands.

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Janet Guerrero D’Alessandro

Don’t Annoy Those Messy Swallows-They Are Hurting

Our region is home to six species of swallows ... All catch insects on the wing and are known to birders as aerial insectivores.

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Sherri Leigh Smith

Gananoque Boat Line Acquired by Entertainment Cruises

Chicago-based Entertainment Cruises acquired the Gananoque Boat Line.

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Tom King

Kathleen Murphy, and the Gardens of Singer Castle

In interview with Kathleen Murphy, who is responsible for the beautiful rose garden at Singer Castle.

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Patty Mondore

Depth of Field: The Story Behind the Image: “Granite Reflection”

Ever since childhood I have been drawn to the rocks of the Thousand Islands, in particular the pink granite that comprises much of the region...

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Chris Murray

Sudoku Puzzle #52 & #53, by Dan LeKander

May is bonus month! Following Puzzle #52 below is a bonus puzzle #53 for you to solve.

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Dan LeKander

Augustus Hinckley - Lake Ontario Mariner Part III

Despite the cloud of bad luck that followed him much of his life, he never gave up his love for the water.

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Richard Palmer

The River Gal Invades The Clayton Boat Show!

I figured that a pirate related recipe from my book would be fitting for this issue, its called: Pirate Johnston Juice!

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Nicole Hartshorn