- Pinch of Time
Remember the song, "The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round?" That tune kept going through my mind as I traveled on a tour bus to Washington, D.C., recently, writes Susan Tobias.
Old scrapbook unearths family information
Susan Tobias writes about life passages and an old scrapbook that has been in her family for more than 100 years.
Father's Day a good time to say 'Thanks'
Susan Tobias thanks her stepfather, Frank, for filling the gap after her father died.
Pinch of time: Weird weather in 1816 affected North Country
Europe and North America, including Malone, did not escape the effects of volcanic eruption on a far-off island in 1815.
Flight to Colorado a mix of memories
Be prepared for anything when flying. Only time spent with family sweetened flight delays, Susan Tobias writes.
Some famous people born in North Country
Some Franklin County natives rose to great worldly prominence, Susan Tobias discovers.
Photo of schoolchildren could be family treasure
An interview and research turns up a group of anonymous schoolchildren from 1925 and perhaps a 92-year-old local man when he was 5.
Funeral brings back good memories
Susan Tobias recalls good memories of friends who were more like family.
Technology allows for virtual baby shower
Even though miles separate Susan Tobias's granddaughter with her North Country family, technology enabled a baby shower to still be held locally.
Pinch of Time: March of time brings changes
I hesitate to say this for fear I'll sound like I want presents, but tomorrow is my 66th birthday. My gifts are the people in my life, says columnist Susan Tobias.
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