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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The Great Lakes Sea Grant Network has released a comprehensive report on Asian carp in the Great Lakes region. New York Sea Grant coastal education and fisheries specialists contributed to development of the Education and Outreach on Asian Carp report that includes information on carp life history, movement and behavior, monitoring,

tags: Environmental Impact, Fishing, Lake Ontario

Friday, September 15, 2017

Picturesque Port Credit is Mississauga’s entertainment and cultural hub featuring boutique shopping, world-class restaurants, and award-winning festivals. Known and respected as one of Canada’s (and North America’s) most successful main streets, as you stroll through Port Credit, you will discover a wonderful array

tags: Destination, Lake Ontario

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The Beaches, or “Beach” as many locals call it, is a charming, laid-back neighbourhood with a vintage small-town vibe. Just 20 minutes east of downtown Toronto, the area has two main attractions: its sandy beach and its Queen Street strip. The Lake Ontario beachfront features acres of sand, parks, bike and rollerblade

tags: Destination, Lake Ontario

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

1000 Islands – Clayton Spring Boat Show CEROW RECREATION PARK ARENA – 615 EAST LINE RD, CLAYTON NY Friday, 1 PM – 8 PM | Saturday, 10 AM – 6 PM | Sunday, 10 AM – 4 PM Adults $5 Military $4 Children $2 Children 12 & Under Free Featuring: Runabouts, Fishing Boats, Pontoons, Docks, Lifts, Personal

tags: Boat Show, Lake Ontario

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The National Museum of the Great Lakes in pleased to announce the discovery of a rare 18th century sloop, Washington (also known as Lady Washington), in the deep depths of Lake Ontario off the shores of Oswego, New York by a team of shipwreck explorers. Jim Kennard, Roger Pawlowski, and Roland Stevens located the sloop in late June

tags: History, Lake Ontario

Friday, July 15, 2016

Thinking of going to the 2016 Antique Boat Show & Auction in Clayton? Here's the preliminary schedule to help you plan your weekend. Thursday August 4 8:30-5:00- Registration check-in, launching boats for exhibitors and vendor set-up (Corner of Mary St. & Alexandria St.) 9:00-5:00- ABM open for visitors: row a skiff, take a

tags: Antique & Classic Boats, Boat Show, History, Lake Ontario

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

The Great Shipwrecks of NY’s ‘Great’ Lakes Traveling Exhibit developed by New York Sea Grant will be installed at The State University of New York at Albany Gallery, 353 Broadway, Albany, NY, from May 4 to May 27, 2016. Admission to the exhibit from 10 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday is free. The Great

tags: History, Lake Ontario

Friday, April 1, 2016

This year’s 1000 Islands Clayton Spring Boat Show will take place at Cerow Recreation Park Arena – 615 East Line Road, Clayton NY. Hours: Friday: 1 PM – 7 PM Saturday: 9 AM – 7 PM Sunday: 9 AM – 3 PM Admission: Adults: $4 Children: $2 Children 8 & Under: Free Featuring: Runabouts, Fishing Boats,

tags: Boat Show, Lake Ontario

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Cayuga Lake Scenic Byway, NY – American history is deeply rooted in Cayuga County. The region is paved with historical landmarks as it was once home to not only the Cayuga Indians, but also American pioneers such as entrepreneur Pleasant Rowland who is best known for creating the American Girl brand and Henry Wells, founder of

by: Cayuga County Office of Tourism

tags: Destination, History, Lake Ontario

Saturday, May 21, 2011

Located immediately west of Toronto on the northern shore of Lake Ontario, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada offers a delightful blend of bustling commercial and business areas, charming historic and residential neighbourhoods and a breathtaking waterfront. Created by the amalgamation of 10 smaller communities in 1974, each with its own

by: Port Credit Tourism Center

tags: Destination, Lake Ontario