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Fishing Without the Ice This Year

I was surprised when I stopped in Woodville (click here) which is near Naples, NY the other day. I pulled over at The Department of Environmental Conservation’s boat launch to take a few pictures and there were a few boaters already out on Canandaigua Lake. Not the pleasure kind of boaters but these folks were…read more

 

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Three is Too Many for Valentine’s Day Dinner

Ever since an episode of “Ghost Hunters” aired on the television this year, Jeanette has had her curiosity tweaked. The episode was filmed at the Naples Hotel which is on the main street of Naples, NY, a little village which sits a few miles south of the southern end of Canandaigua Lake. Jeanette kept asking…read more

 

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Trying to Integrate Space and Time

Before the onset of winter I recently visited the Canandaigua Lake overlook on route 12 near Naples, NY. It was early in the summer on July 1 that that I wrote “Beyond the Clouds in the Finger Lakes” after visiting this spot. But most of the comments that I received were from spammers, trying to…read more

 

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Beyond the Clouds in the Finger Lakes

I pulled over and shut off the motor on the bike. The hill behind me had already choked off the sun and the only remnants of light were from the remaining scattered rays which were coming from the hill on the other side of the valley. As I walked over to the edge of the…read more

 

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Discovering Naples, NY’s Past

After I had my coffee at Bob & Ruth’s in Naples, NY, I walked around in the little park nearby. The old cemetery is quite impressive and contains the remains of many of the early settlers to the area.  In fact, the Naples Memorial Town Hall was erected in 1872 to honor the more than…read more

 

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Cinnamon Buns and Religion in Naples, NY

I can never pass through the village of Naples, NY without stopping at Bob & Ruth’s Vineyard Restaurant (click here). It’s the kind of place where the locals come in the morning for their coffee or to just chat about what’s on their agenda for the day. Later in the morning, lunches are served as…read more

 

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