Proposed Development Part 2: Neighbours band together against proposed development on Protected lands

Saugeen Shores Council Chambers was standing-room only as residents filled the room and overflowed out into the hallway at the March 18th Public Planning...

Proposed housing development – part 1: Mayor admonishes developer to incorporate affordable housing

Saugeen Shores Council Chambers was standing-room only as residents filled the room and overflowed out into the hallway.  It was the March 18th Public...

St. Patrick’s Day a big celebration in Southampton

It was a celebration of St. Patrick's Day and, at Southampton's Town Hall, it was all about 'Irish' and Celtic music. Organized by the Bruce...

March is Meals on Wheels awareness month

March is Meals on Wheels month across Grey and Bruce Counties with volunteers helping Home & Community Support Services deliver meals to help raise...

Commemorative Banner Program: Herbert Nicolas Leeder

In January of 1918, Herbert Leeder, reported to the Western Ontario Regiment Armoury in London to enlist in the 4th Canadian Army Reserve Battalion of...

Commonwealth Day began with Canada

Today, the second Monday in March, is officially Commonwealth Day. In 1958, what was known as Empire Day was renamed Commonwealth Day, in accordance with...

“TAKE A WALK” and view the homes of a by-gone era

When it comes to the beautiful homes of the Victorian era, Southampton and Port Elgin (Saugeen Shores), are in bountiful supply. From the 1860’s until...

Shrove Tuesday – a day for indulging on pancakes

Shrove Tuesday, the day preceding Ash Wednesday or the first day of Lent for many Christians of all denominations, is also known as 'Pancake'...

Put your thinking caps on for Trivia Night at the Museum

Put your thinking caps on and join us for a fast-paced, fun night of trivia hosted by Quizmaster Ross Docherty! Test your random knowledge of...

Adventure Talks: Travel the world without leaving home

It's a chance to escape the doldrums of winter, get out of the cold and travel the world without leaving home. The Adventure Talk series...

‘What’s That? – sure to be a hit with local TV viewers

There is no doubt that the new series of 'What's That?' that will be showing on Eastlink TV will be a hit. Similar to the...

A family fun day at Bruce County Museum

Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre (BCM&CC) was a beehive of activity on Monday, February 18th, Family Day. With activities for every age, particularly children,...

Adventure Talks: The exciting world of the Monarch Butterfly

It was a cold, blustery, snowy day, but almost 100 people escaped the cold for a few hours when they attended the first of the...

Mowbray’s Canadian Tire – a family that gives back to the community

A family owned-and-operated business, Mowbray's Canadian Tire in Port Elgin has become an integral part of the community since they first opened their store...