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April 2017 Issue is Out!

The April Beacon is out. In this issue: More on the old Amherst Islander A Wet Welcome to the World Pictures of Shearing at Topsy Farms AIWI and AIMS Reports Updates from the Yukon Poetry and much, much more… Read this issue!

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March 2017 Beacon is Out!

The March Beacon is out. In this issue: The Future of the Amherst Island General Store Tales from an Arctic nurse Book Review Growing an Amaryllis from Seed Updates from the Yukon and an introduction to Rossland Council Gleanings, the Township budget Poetry selections, and more… Read this issue!

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February 2017 Beacon is Out!

  The February Beacon is out. In this issue: Memories of Lloyd Wolfreys Reports from AIMS and AIWI An update on the Amherst Islander Volunteering at Martha’s Table Council Gleanings Poetry selections, and more… Read this issue!

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January 2017 Beacon is Out!

  The January Beacon is out. In this issue: Reports from AIMS and AIWI Janet’s Jottings & annual bird count results Pictures from the Christmas pageants Baltimore is Back! Reflections on the season Poetry selections, and more… Read this issue!

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December 2016 Issue is Out!

The December Beacon is out. In this issue: Report from AIMS. Janet’s Jottings A story about purple martins Volleyball pictures Poetry selections, and more… Read the issue…

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Amherst Island Ferry Service Disruption – December 8th

The Frontenac II ferry, providing service from Stella to Millhaven, will be out of service for engine replacement on Thursday, December 8, 2016, from 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. We apologize for any inconvenience this will cause to ferry users. http://www.loyalisttownship.ca/index.cfm/news-events/news/amherst-island-ferry-service-disruption-december-8th/

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MTO News Release – Amherst Island Ferry Docks

The following news release was received from the Ministry of Transportation today: Ontario Improving Ferry Connections to Amherst Island Province Upgrading Ferry Docks, Creating Jobs and Improving Operations November 23, 2016 12:00 P.M. Ontario is improving access to Amherst Island by reconstructing the docks for the island’s ferry service, creating jobs and improving service for […]

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Temporary Road Closure

  Notice to Amherst Island Residents Temporary Road Closure A temporary road closure has been approved for the north end of Dump Road November 15, 2016 from 9:00am until 12:00pm We apologize for any inconvenience. Public works department November 8, 2016

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November 2016 Issue is Out

The November 2016 issue of the Beacon is out. In this issue: Pictures from the Halloween Masquerade The Cheesemaker’s Daughter An update from the Yukon Dry stone walls A few pieces of poetry Photos from the month And much, much more… Read the November Beacon here!

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