Stone & South’s Dockside Blog

The Dockside Blog

 

Welcome to Stone & South’s Dockside Blog! Come down to the bank of the St. Lawrence River and experience the Thousand Island lifestyle. Dive right in and see what a cottage in the city is all about.

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Golf, Theatre, Fishing, and the Water Lure Active Scarborough Couple to Gananoque

Golf, Theatre, Fishing, and the Water Lure Active Scarborough Couple to Gananoque

For Don and Susan Hobb, living near water is a given. The former north of Toronto cottage owners currently live in Scarborough near Lake Ontario – and plan to carry on that tradition in Gananoque. The Hobbs purchased a new condo suite (Amherst Island) at Stone &

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Global Travelers to Settle in Gananoque’s Stone & South Community

Global Travelers to Settle in Gananoque’s Stone & South Community

“We aren’t boaters, but we love living on the water.”   That’s one of many reasons why William and Sandra (Bill and Sandy) Miles purchased a luxury waterfront condo at Stone & South on the River in Gananoque, ON,  CaraCo Development Corporation’s community of  dockside residences on

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Peterborough Couple Sailing into a New Thousand Islands Lifestyle

Peterborough Couple Sailing into a New Thousand Islands Lifestyle

Peterborough Couple Sailing into a New Thousand Islands Lifestyle As a ‘full-time’ sailor in the early-mid 80s, Andy Roy’s passion continues as his pastime. He’s been a competitive sailor all his life,  having won three silver medals at the Laser Masters’ Worlds (2014 France, 2015 Kingston, 2017

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Architectural Design Pays Tribute to the Unique Location of CaraCo’s Stone & South on the River

Architectural Design Pays Tribute to the Unique Location of CaraCo’s Stone & South on the River

When it comes to designing buildings, architects need to balance numerous considerations such as form, function, aesthetics, site conditions and government requirements, as well as, the client’s vision and budget. When residences are built on the Ontario waterfront, conservation and environmental authorities take on enhanced roles in

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Boating Enthusiasts and Their Pet Opt For Stone & South on the River Over Cottage Ownership

Boating Enthusiasts and Their Pet Opt For Stone & South on the River Over Cottage Ownership

For avid boaters Marcia Franklin and Sheldon Warman, living on water was always a dream. For these Oakville, ON residents, that dream will come true when they take possession of their brand new condominium residence at Stone & South on the River in Gananoque, ON. CaraCo Development

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Gullivers Travel to Kingston Leads to Stone & South on the River in Gananoque

Gullivers Travel to Kingston Leads to Stone & South on the River in Gananoque

Joan and Gary Gulliver enjoy riding their bicycles around south Whitby, ON, and on the waterfront trail, where they have lived for 36 years. Gary participated in his 8th Ride to Conquer Cancer® benefiting Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto, which raised an impressive $18.3 million. Joan

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Gananoque Native ‘Moving On Up’ to Stone & South on the River for her New Home

Gananoque Native ‘Moving On Up’ to Stone & South on the River for her New Home

Diane Kirkby was just a few months old when she experienced her first river cruise in the 1000 Islands. A lifelong resident of the Gananoque area of the 1000 Islands, she “cannot imagine living anywhere else.” Recently, Diane purchased a condominium suite at Stone & South on

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The River Effect

The River Effect

You’ve heard of the ‘Lake Effect’ — a weather phenomenon that happens near large bodies of water. But have you hear of the River Effect? We have. The effects of living by the river are clear: great weather, good times, and stress-free relaxation. When you live by

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A Good Cup of Coffee

A Good Cup of Coffee

A good cup of coffee is an essential part of many people’s mornings. Fortunately for all of us java lovers, Gananoque has some great coffee shops and breakfast stops! The Purple House Cafe is hard to miss. But it’s not just the bright colours that have people

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Walking by the River

Walking by the River

The weather is beautiful and it’s time to get outside and enjoy it! The Thousand Islands is a great place for so many outdoor activities, but why not start with enjoying the scenery on a nice, relaxing walk? A walk is one of the simplest means of

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