Wallpapers

Wallpaper January 2012

Wallpaper January 2012

Last month’s night view of Singer Castle elicited several responses, one of which is from Patty Mondore who, with her husband Bob, is the co-author of two excellent Arcadia Publishing books about it. She recalls an evening spent there during the former owner’s reign when it was known as Jorstadt...

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Wallpaper December 2011

Wallpaper December 2011

Last month’s image shared an unusual weather moment, and asked you to share weather-related stories about the river. 

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Wallpaper November 2011

Wallpaper November 2011

Once again it's time to begin sharing winter wallpaper images. Here's hoping they'll bring you back to a favored place and its special memories.

I've been doing this for many years now, the game having been to identify where the images were shot and to share stories about those places. We've learne...

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Wallpaper May 2011

Wallpaper May 2011

One of the reasons the Thousand Islands so completely fascinates me is because there are so many exceptional “neighborhoods” to explore and enjoy and each is so dramatically different. The Lake Fleet Group, so named because many of the islands were named after British warships operational on Lak...

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Wallpaper April 2011

Wallpaper April 2011

I had been hoping to tease out a few stories about TI Park’s early days, but alas, no such luck. My good friend Paul Malo was a great friend of the Park, working for many years with a number of caring residents to help preserve the historic charm of the place, not always the easiest thing to do.

P...

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