Once Upon a Time: Why did Dr. Secord go south

For 50 years Kincardine’s well-loved Dr. Secord was the town’s family doctor, “devoted to benevolence and charity”, as his tombstone says. Yet he travelled...

A fun test of knowledge at Bruce County Museum’s ‘True or False’ exhibit

Clackers were clacking and it was a fun time for both kids and adults at the recent opening of the Bruce County Museum &...

Saugeen Shores receives funding to rehabilitate Connecting Link through Port Elgin

It was the long Victoria Day weekend but that didn't stop Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson from delivering some good news to Saugeen Shores Mayor...

Chantry Island Cham-bettes host annual Octogenarian lunch

At the Chantry Centre in Southampton each year, there is a special lunch held, but the one criteria is that you must be 80...

Is there a turtle month? OSFN discovers the answer

I asked the internet - "Is there a Turtle Month?" and learned that 'Certainly!  Turtle Month from Earth Day April 22nd to World Turtle...

Marine Heritage Society local volunteer receives prestigious award

Vicki Tomori, a dedicated member of the Marine Heritage Society (MHS) in Saugeen Shores, Bruce County, has been named one of the recipients of...

Air Cadets Squadron 340 for youth continues to grow

Air Cadet Griffin Squadron 340 in Saugeen Shores continues to grow thanks to community support. On Tuesday, May 14th, the Squadron leader, Cpt. Bruce Schoettler,...

Probus Spring clean-up picks up after ‘litter bugs’

Those driving along Bruce Rd. 17 (Gustavus St. Port Elgin) on Tuesday, May 14th, will have spotted a clean-up work crew with large black...

Public meetings to be held regarding Southampton Cenotaph rejuvenation

Harry Mazmanian, along with Richard Mattiussi, Peter McGuire and Stewart Shular, representing a group known as Concerned Residents of Southampton, presented a delegation to...

True or False: The Fun Science Exhibition opens at Bruce County Museum

Think you know if it's 'true or false'? Touching a toad will give you warts… ? We produce more ear wax when we are stressed…? Eating cheese...

Chantry Island Cham-bettes present a variety of awards

On May 7th, the Chantry Island Cham-bettes presented a variety of awards to members and also elected its new Executive. The philanthropic group of women...

More power for Chantry Island Tour Boat: Marine Heritage Society Unveils Upgrades

The beloved ‘Peerless II’ tour boat has received significant upgrades, resulting in improved speed and maneuverability, thanks to an advanced propulsion and control system. Operated...

What does the “CANADIAN NATIONAL VIMY MEMORIAL” signify?

What is the Vimy Memorial? It is Canada's most impressive tribute overseas to those Canadians who fought and gave their lives in the First World...

Licenses revoked and fines levied for illegal hunting

The Ontario government is safeguarding moose populations by ensuring tourist outfitters and their guests hunt safely and legally. The court fined 20 defendants a total...