Village of Second River

Articles Index

Navigation note: Return to Second River Blog. 

Our sister site, Second River Blog, now in its seventh year, has amassed a significant collection of articles pertaining to our town's history.  Here, in an easy to access format, is a link to each of those articles. 

Instructions:  In general, simply click on an article title and you will be transported to its location. However, the Blog site archives, hosted by Google, is not always as neat as one might like, so, in a few cases, where indicated, you must scroll down one or two articles to find the one desired.

Index

Introduction May 1, 2005

A Grand Old Name May 8, 2005

Open Space May 17, 2005

Remembering The Victory Ship Walter Kidde May 27, 2005

A Dutch Christmas in Belleville  December 22, 2006

Lost In The Woods  January 3, 2007  (scroll down one)

A Saturday Night Date  January 20, 2007

Hey ! February 8, 2007

Flying "Billie" Walsh February 25, 2007

Second River’s First Born   March 11, 2007

Peter Stryker  March 28, 2007

New Cherry Blossom Trees   April 10, 2007  (scroll down two)

White Water on Second River  April 29, 2007 (scroll down one)

Memorial Day 2007  May 27, 2007

Camp Ro-Li  June 19, 2007

Great Race of '49  July 6, 2007

Madman Assaults Belleville  July 25, 2007

It's Just A Party 2007  September 14, 2007

Morris Canal  October 11, 2007  (scroll down one)

Belleville's Bones  October 23, 2007

Headlines - 1929  November 7, 2007

Cherry Blossom Trees in Autumn  November 19, 2007

Christmas Dinner, 1697  December 6, 2007

Blizzard of '48  January 21, 2008

The Old Dutch Church  February 5, 2008

English Tea  April 29, 2008

4th of July 2008  July 4, 2008

Plenge's Farm  August 22, 2008

Just A Party 2008  September 20, 2008

The Hollering Hole  October 14, 2008

 

Index

Cherry Blossoms and Autumn Leaves  November 8, 2008

Roast Turkey  November 23, 2008

Pulling the Goose  December 24, 2008

Old Episcopal Church - Main Street  January 21, 2009

Walter Kidde  February 2, 2009

Maria Varick Joralemon  March 11, 2009

Tree Spirits  March 28, 2009

Hillside Pleasure Park  April 23, 2009

Belleville's First Telephone  May 27, 2009

The Belleville Stagecoach  June 30, 2009

66 Patriots  July 12, 2009

Just A Party 2009  September 18, 2009

Second River's War  October 8, 2009

The Old Town Miser  October 31, 2009

Home Room Teachers 1949  November 16, 2009

Lake Watsessing  December 14, 2009 *

The 1839 Affair  January 24, 2010 *

The Delicates  April 29, 2010 *

The Capitol Theatre  May 18, 2010 *

Grocery Shopping 1950  June 30, 2010 *

Belleville's M56 Tank  August 16, 2010 *

Haunted Village  October 13, 2010 *

Woolworth's Lunch Counter  November 11, 2010 *

100 Years Ago - part 1  January 12, 2011 *

Belleville High School  April 8, 2011 *

100 Years Ago - part 2  August 31, 2011 *

A Retired Ghost  October 9, 2011 *

100 Years Ago - part 3  November 13, 2011 *

Souvenirs 1

Boasting about the merits of one's new motor car often ended in a friendly road race!

 

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A special treat for those with a new motor car was a trip down the shore.