Saugeen Shores Overture by Festival Winds Ensemble – a “Virtual” Summer Music Camp, 2020

"Saugeen Shores and our surrounding communities support a thriving musical scene in all genres," says Don Burns, President of Summer Music Society. "Like all...

Marine Heritage Society looking forward to 2021

Despite COVID-19 times, the Marine Heritage Society (MHS) Committee met at its September meeting at the Southampton firehall while following health protocols. With a positive...

Pumpkinfest Powers On with Pumpkin Pack Wednesdays

For those who may have missed it in OPG's recent 'In the Community' article, Pumpkinfest will be powering on in a different way this...

Terry Fox Virtual Run – One Day, Your Way

Today, September 13th, marks the anniversary of the first Terry Fox Run that took place across Canada. Terry Fox and his Marathon of Hope have...

Rotary Huron Shore Run changes venue due to Covid-19 and succeeds

The Rotary Huron Shore Run like so many other events this year was cancelled.  The event, a major fundraiser for the local Saugeen Memorial...

Tara Fall Fair another of those cancelled for 2020 – looking back

For 163 years, the Arran Tara Fall Fair has not missed a beat however, this year, is different.  The Fair that was to be...

Remembering 9/11 … today marks 19 years

Today, September 11th marks the 19th anniversary of the terrorist attack on the World Trade Centre in New York. On September 11, 2001, at 8:45...

‘The Mask Lady’ makes another large donation to Huron Shores Hospice

Huron Shores Hospice was presented with a cheque today in the amount of $6,598.50 by Shirley Purdie, of Kincardine, better known as ‘The Mask...

Labour Day 2020 in a Global Pandemic

  Workers dying almost daily, workers suffering horrendous injury and debilitating disease, workers living in profound and multi generational poverty. In the midst of this...

Nominations being accepted for annual Heritage Conservation Award

Once again, Saugeen Shores is holding the annual Heritage Conservation Award sponsored by the Municipal Heritage Committee. The award is given to someone who has...

Debbie Bolan and Hawthorne Community Clinic donate mask money to Huron Shores Hospice

Debbie Bolan in partnership with the Hawthorne Community Clinic presented $971.80 in donations received by clinic patients who made a donation to Huron Shores...

Fall is all about sunflowers

In retirement, Saugeen Shores police officer, Doug Lein, has taken to growing.  Among his plantings are giant sunflowers that he has previously entered in...

Project Pumpkinfeast fundraiser now on-line

Due to COVID-19, Port Elgin Rotary Club will not be having a tent at Pumpkinfest for the pumpkin pie fundraiser. Fortunately, however, the Club is...

Owen Sound Field Naturalists: September Newsletter

NeighbourWoods North   On August 22, a successful yard sale was held, raising $1200. towards the purchase of more trees for the 1.4-kilometre Healing Pathway...