Prince Edward County’s Newspaper of Record
February 21, 2024
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Special Collection — TRAE Resort Collection

TRAE Resort Application

Development on the Adolphus Reach

Approved: TRAE Resort to become a reality

Residents noted the incongruity of a resort and wedding venue in a peaceful rural location where the largest outdoor gatherings are of sheep.

January 24, 2024

My favourite editorial this past year was about the history of tourism in the County. We called it, fancifully, “This Pleasured Isle, this Green and Storied Place,” (Aug. 10, 2023). We were trying to give a sense of summers long past. I asked Chris if we could do a Part II — more steamboats, more stories of picknicking in the grass, maybe some parasols.  “There isn’t any more,” he said. “After the steamboats, it’s all about the cars.”



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