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Bay of Quinte waterfront property owners facing damage from shoreline erosion

Shoreline erosion is fast becoming an issue for property owners in the Bay of Quinte.

Jim Bergeron, who lives on Sunrise Drive in Prince Edward County, just south of Belleville, has experienced flooding on his property. 311 more words

Weather

War of 1812 Reenactment at Sackets Harbor

The Second Battle of Sacket’s Harbor was fought on May 29, 1813, during the War of 1812. Americans repulsed a British attack on the naval yard. 70 more words

History

Section of Hamilton's Waterfront Trail closed since spring set to re-open

The City of Hamilton is taking steps to re-open the Waterfront Trail between Bayfront Park and Princess Point sometime next week.

The trail has been closed to the public since April 30, after major rainfall and high water levels caused significant damage. 88 more words

News

War of 1812 Skirmish at Sackets Harbor

War of 1812 skirmish at Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site, New York, August 6, 2017. Forsyth’s Company, U.S. 1st Regiment of Riflemen led by Major Benjamin Forsyth fought a delaying action against the British at the Second Battle of Sacket’s Harbor, May 29, 1813. 35 more words

History

War of 1812 Artillery Demonstration

War of 1812 artillery demonstration at Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site, New York, August 5 and 6, 2017. Gun is a small naval cannon mounted on a wooden carriage. 25 more words

History

The Important Questions: Why do I keep going camping?

So I and the family are back from our annual four-day camping trip, which means a week spent drying out tarps and tents, washing the sand and the smoke out of our clothes and hair, and cleaning the mismatched cutlery and plastic plates on which we ate our Coleman-cooked meals. 413 more words

Culture

Lake Ontario and Oak Orchard River at Sunset - 08-12-17

It has been a while since I’ve popped over to Point Breeze to see the sun setting on the lake….yeah, its been a busy summer, but that is no excuse to not do something I love so much! 117 more words

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