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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.
Crossword puzzle prompts memories of kids games
Kick the Can, Red Rover and other childhood games bring back many childhood memories, writes Sue Tobias.
Crossword puzzles likened to life challenges
The challenge of finishing a crossword puzzle is parallel to challenges in life; sometimes the answer is right and sometimes it's wrong, but trying again is the only real answer to both, Susan Tobias writes.
New Year means sorting and organizing
While trying to thin out old books and magazines, columnist Susan Tobias stops to peruse an event book and finds a lot of fun surprises.
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