From the Editor, March '24

All about the Total Eclipse on April 8, Salute to Glennis Newton on Int. Women's Day. Amazing old video of iceboating in Gananoque and more . . .

Volume 19, Issue 3, March 2024
Susan W. Smith


Nothing makes me jump out of bed faster than a long blast from a ship’s horn. I look out the window and see nothing but – FOG . . .

Volume 19, Issue 3, March 2024
Larry Asam

Birds + One

One morning while rowing up the north side of Grenell Island, and realized that rowing was an interesting metaphor for life. You can see clearly where you have been but only have clues about what is ahead . . .

Volume 19, Issue 1, January 2024
Larry Asam

Photo Contest Winners 2023

Thank you to everyone who submitted photos for TI Life’s 12th Annual Photo Contest, it is always a pleasure revisiting the River through your beautiful imagery.

Volume 18, Issue 12, December 2023
Chris Murray

From the Editor, October 2023

Closing instructions; tribute to John Tucker; Sad news: Neville Johnston, Margaret Chitty; and D. Barton Haxall. Reminder to submit articles Reminder to submit articles and can you identify a house in Hammond?

Volume 18, Issue 10, October 2023
Susan W. Smith

From the Editor, September 2023

Lots to report this month: Sunflower Contest Winners; TIA Trash pickup; TI Life Corrections; Save Blind Bay Video and the sad news about Don Price and Gregg Rosen.

Volume 18, Issue 9, September 2023
Susan W. Smith

Dock Master Goes Fishing

Our Dock Master, a great blue heron, is checking for fish before plunging into the water and returning to the dock. It caught its fish on the first try. . .

Volume 18, Issue 9, September 2023
Winifred McGowan

From the Editor, July 2023

July is going too quickly . . . not too late for events, photographs and a new island book + Tribute to the Macintoshes and Sign the Petition! Enjoy July 2023

Volume 18, Issue 7, July 2023
Susan W. Smith

From the Editor, March '23

Somehow, writing March '23 makes me smile. Why? The Seaway opens at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, 22 March 2023. We also learned that the ice breaker

Volume 18, Issue 3, March 2023
Susan W. Smith

From the Editor, October 2022

Photographs for the end of summer. A tribute to Bea Schermerhorn and worries of low water and Florida.

Volume 17, Issue 10, October 2022
Susan W. Smith

From the Editor, September 2022

Summer memories . . . Photographs to help remember summer 2022 . . . and what about joining the TI Life team? Also Twix the Kitsymenie Island dog says it all!

Volume 17, Issue 9, September 2022
Susan W. Smith

From the Editor, July 2022

Summer photographs, community calendars, pies for sale, and Island Gala. Plus "Return to the River" by Thomas K. Hunt.

Volume 17, Issue 7, July 2022
Susan W. Smith

News From the Editor, February 2022

Congratulations to Save the River! for a successful winter conference, to Jim McGarry, Friend of the River Award winner, and to Johnathon Pensyl, winner of the Annual Dan Tack Musky Award. Plus, wonderful winter photography.

Volume 17, Issue 2, February 2022
Susan W. Smith

News From the Editor January 2022

A tribute to the 300+ authors who have shared their articles in TI Life; Boat Shows; several winter photographs and we remember Dr. David Kendall who wrote When Descendants Become Ancestors, Genealogy in 2014.

Volume 17, Issue 1, January 2022
Susan W. Smith