Proposed Development Part 2: Neighbours band together against proposed development on Protected lands

Saugeen Shores Council Chambers was standing-room only as residents filled the room and overflowed out into the hallway at the March 18th Public Planning...

Proposed housing development – part 1: Mayor admonishes developer to incorporate affordable housing

Saugeen Shores Council Chambers was standing-room only as residents filled the room and overflowed out into the hallway.  It was the March 18th Public...

Youth Literacy Spelling Bee Goes to the Wire

Can you spell “champion”? How about “knuckle-biter”? The 6th annual Great Grey Bruce Spelling Bee for Adult teams came right down to the wire, with The...

St. Patrick’s Day a big celebration in Southampton

It was a celebration of St. Patrick's Day and, at Southampton's Town Hall, it was all about 'Irish' and Celtic music. Organized by the Bruce...

March is Meals on Wheels awareness month

March is Meals on Wheels month across Grey and Bruce Counties with volunteers helping Home & Community Support Services deliver meals to help raise...

Commemorative Banner Program: Herbert Nicolas Leeder

In January of 1918, Herbert Leeder, reported to the Western Ontario Regiment Armoury in London to enlist in the 4th Canadian Army Reserve Battalion of...

Commonwealth Day began with Canada

Today, the second Monday in March, is officially Commonwealth Day. In 1958, what was known as Empire Day was renamed Commonwealth Day, in accordance with...

Public feedback invited on waste reduction environmental plan

In a recent media release, Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker said that his government is working for the people to keep the province clean...

“TAKE A WALK” and view the homes of a by-gone era

When it comes to the beautiful homes of the Victorian era, Southampton and Port Elgin (Saugeen Shores), are in bountiful supply. From the 1860’s until...

International Women’s Day – keynote speaker says people are frustrated and want change

On Thursday, March 7th (2019), the Women's House Serving Bruce and Grey celebrated International Women's Day a day early at the Lakeshore Recreation Centre...

International Women’s Day celebrated in Bruce County

Today, March 8th, is International Women's Day when women, since the early 1900s around the world, celebrate the achievements of women. In 1908, women marched...

Mayor’s address focuses on growth in the community

In his first address to the Saugeen Shores Men's Probus Club on Tuesday, March 5th , Mayor Luke Charbonneau laid out before the members...

Shrove Tuesday – a day for indulging on pancakes

Shrove Tuesday, the day preceding Ash Wednesday or the first day of Lent for many Christians of all denominations, is also known as 'Pancake'...

Put your thinking caps on for Trivia Night at the Museum

Put your thinking caps on and join us for a fast-paced, fun night of trivia hosted by Quizmaster Ross Docherty! Test your random knowledge of...