Op-Ed: The value of culture and music in education

Music should be an integral part of every young person's life and some of these videos demonstrate that. We have been fortunate, so far, in...

Closing the door on 2018

On this, the last day of 2018, we wanted to take the opportunity to thank all our readers and bring back only some of...

Budding young artists display their work

Cathy McNeill's Grade 2/3 class at Ecole Port Elgin Saugeen Central School helped to brighten up Port Elgin Home Hardware Building Centre for the...

Canada Summer Jobs program now open

Larry Miller, Member of Parliament for Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound, is encouraging all local employers to apply for funding through the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program to...

Port Elgin Legion Br. 340 donates to Saugeen Shores School Nutrition Programs

In November Port, Elgin Legion Branch 340 again made an investment in the health and learning of students in Port Elgin schools.  They donated...

NPX in new headquarters enters Memorandum of Understanding with Bruce Power

In a move to support Bruce Power’s vision of long-term operational excellence, NPX has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate with Bruce...

Annual Bird Count – a fun way to spend a winter’s day

Each year, bird lovers welcome winter by joining a Christmas Bird Count. It’s a great way to explore nature while helping our feathered friends...

Sounds of the Season by Southampton Concert Band

It was 'Christmas Brass & All that Jazz' on Sunday afternoon when the Southampton Concert Band held its annual fundraising Holiday Season concert under...

‘Tis the Season for ‘Shop with a Cop’

  AND THE WINNER IS ... Saugeen Central School! The annual 'Shop with a Cop' excursion thanks to Southampton Rotary, Rowland's Independent Grocers and Saugeen Shores...

CFUW hosts a Vigil of remembrance

It was a cold, blustery, snowy day i Port Elgin (Saugeen Shores), as it usually is on December 6th.  Despite the weather however, more...

HATCH continues to grow

Hatch Engineering, a key supplier to Bruce Power, has outgrown its initial Port Elgin location and has moved into a larger office space. The new...

Training a new generation – Skilled Trades Secretariat to ramp up in 2019

A Skilled Trades Secretariat is being established as part of the Nuclear Innovation Institute (NII), and will begin working from the NII’s temporary headquarters...

Southampton resident this year’s Heritage Award recipient

Local Southampton resident, Duncan McCallum, is to be honoured at Saugeen Shores next Council meeting on December 10th for his commitment to heritage. McCallum has...

Port Elgin Library celebrates 110 years

Port Elgin Library celebrates 110 years 1908 - 2018 {Research and Notes by Anne Judd for Friends of the Library} Port Elgin's first public library shared space...