Volume 13, Issue 8, August 2018

The River is hardly slowing down, and with the wonderful weather, there seem to be more boats that ever! Enjoy 11 articles this month. [ Photo by Ian Coristine]

Happenings in August: News and Updates

News and happenings in the Thousand Islands in August 2018.

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Susan W. Smith

Wavve Boating… Yes, an App for That…

“The App for Recreational Boaters…Navigate Confidently…Find your Friends… Explore n...

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Susan W. Smith

Excursions: 2018

There comes a time when a contingent of the group says, “Let’s leave this little oasis for a few hours to explore

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Susan W. Smith

Something Kinda Neat

While walking through the woods one day… in the merry month of July… We had a nice surprise a few weeks...

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Keith LaPointe

Sudoku Puzzle #43

When the impossible becomes possible …

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Dan LeKander

Hiking the Thousand Islands

Anyone who knows the Mondores also knows that my husband and I love to hike! And we especially love to hike the Thousand Islands.

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Patty Mondore

Renewing Life in a Condo…

In 2016, we needed a lifestyle change. I woke up one morning and the plan popped into my head. We would sell the Katy Leigh and buy a condo in the new Tall Ships Landing

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Bob Duthie

Dog-Strangling Vine Invades Wolfe Island

Dog-strangling Vine (DSV), which is also called Swallow-wort are aggressively invasive vines.

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Margaret Dochoda

VB Stewart et al… More Uticans Settle Westminster Park

This month we see Reverend Dr. Fowler inspiring another family of his congregation, the family of Victor Bell Stewart of Utica, to invest in the Park as well.

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Linda Twichell

Songbird Forest: A Refuge

Migrant birds that travel twice annually between temperate North America and the New World Tropics have always faced many natural dangers.

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Gerry Smith

Wish They All Could Be Summer Girls

In the 1960s, the Beach Boys were crooning about California Girls. But in the late 19th century, a young man’s thoughts of summer romance was focused on the Summer Girl.

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Lynn E. McElfresh