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Cardboard boat races a big weekend hit

There was a brisk wind and cloudy skies, but that didn't deter the almost 2,000 people from attending the Marine Heritage Festival cardboard boat...

Summer a time for fundraisers

Summer along the shore of Lake Huron is a time for outdoor events that revolve around food such as BBQs and fish fry(s), many...

Chantry Island held up as a beacon of inspiration

As most who live in, or visit, Southampton are aware, Chantry Island Lighthouse is a major tourist attraction and volunteer mecca and is now...

A SENIOR MOMENT – “FAREWELL TO WELFARE?”

On July 31, the Ontario Government announced it would be scrapping the Guaranteed Basic Income program (G.B.I) which had been implemented on a trial...

Elgin Lodge celebrates summer July birthdays

July birthdays appear to be popular, at least at Kingsway Arms of Elgin Lodge in Port Elgin (Saugeen Shores) where almost a dozen residents...

Flag Quest in Southampton caps a 4th successful year

Another amazing Marine Heritage Festival and the 4th successful year for Flag Quest! The Southampton BIA in conjunction the Marine Heritage Festival would like to thank...

All Aboard for the Bruce County Museum Railway

  The Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre is excited to announce the opening of a new addition to the permanent galleries with the “Riding...

Little church is like a step back in time

Like the song, "Little Brown Church in the Vale", Saugeen Township has the "Little White Church on the River". After meeting in a barn, known...

Commemorative Banner project looking for photos

Throughout the communities of Saugeen Shores, again this Fall, there will be Commemorative Banners hanging prior to Remembrance Day. The Town of Saugeen Shores Municipal...

The little train on the beach appears to soon become a relic of the...

Saugeen Shores Town Chambers were filled to capacity at Monday night's Council meeting (June 25/18) as supporters of the Port Elgin Beach train continued...

‘Stewards of the Land’ a hands-on opportunity to learn Indigenous culture

Grade 7 students of the Bruce-Grey Catholic District had the opportunity to learn about Indigenous peoples and their culture in a natural outdoor setting...

Chantry Island becomes a ‘Friend of Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores’

Chantry Island has now added one more unique attraction, Butterfly Pod S-10 and has become a 'Friend of Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores' (BGOSS). A...

Once Upon a Time: ‘Early history of Oliphant’

Now that summer has favoured us with its annual and welcome arrival, year round residents of our County will be joined by summer folk...

Port Elgin historic Carnegie library celebrates 111 years

Port Elgin Public Library is celebrating its 111th anniversary this year and, on Thursday December 5th, special historic plaques were unveiled from photos provided...