PARC5 55+ News: September 1, 2019

Monday afternoon games time was an other delightful time for we seniors to have some unrestricted natural fun. The bridge players were out in good...

Fall Fair Time in rural Ontario – Desboro celebrates 161 years

Fair Fever - Catch the Fun! How the Desboro Agricultural Society manages to fit in all the activities, entertainment, competitions from cattle to baking and...

Fall Fair time in rural Ontario – Kincardine celebrates 168th Fall Fair

It's Fall fair time in rural Ontario and Kincardine celebrated its 168th fair on the weekend (Aug. 30 - Sept. 1) beginning with the...

Canadian Big Band Celebration – Part 2 of the History

The popular music performed in the dance pavilions gracing the Lake Huron shoreline from the 1920-80s was a cherished period of time for popular...

Southampton Town Hall – how the tower bell came to be

Southampton was incorporated as a town in 1904 with a population of slightly over 2400. A month later, a movement began to building a town...

Concerned about Climate Change? Learn more at “The DaVinci Discovery Talks”

Named for one of the world’s great thinkers, Leonardo DaVinci who used both art and science to explore branches of knowledge, this four-part series...

Irish dance behind the scenes

Celtic Academy Dancers were immersed in an intensive workshop over four days in Port Elgin (Saugeen Shores).  From seven years to 12 years old,...

Butterfly tagging begins in Saugeen Shores – Adios Amigos

August in Saugeen Shores is a busy time and, for butterfly enthusiasts, it's the time to begin tagging. On Saturday, August 16th, volunteers of all...

Local Victoria Cross recipient an example of grit and determination

Samuel “Lewis” Honey was born in Conn, just east of Mount Forest, on Feb. 9, 1894. His father George E. Honey was a Methodist...

Once Upon a Time: “Excursion to Sauble – 1870 Conclusion

On June 1, 1870, a group of eight young “ladies and gents” gathered in Southampton before embarking on a four day adventure along the...

Get together for Nellie Perry at the Quinnell family farm on Puslinch Lake

Long time Southampton resident Nellie Perry will be celebrating her 100th birthday later this year. For many years she has been active in the Saugeen...

Saugeen First Nation celebrates the 49th annual Pow Wow

They flitted, they flew ... like colourful butterflies and birds, the dancers at the 49th Saugeen First Nation Pow Wow had spectators enthralled with...

Annual Rendezvous brings Metis history to life

Pioneer Park in Southampton turned in to an historic Metis village on Saturday, August 10th, with the 11th annual Historic Saugeen Metis (HSM) Rendezvous. Fresh...

The 9th annual Marine Heritage Festival has begun!

The 9th annual Marine Heritage Festival is all set for the big day tomorrow, Saturday, July 27th when events begin at 8:00 a.m. at...