Paisley ideal for senior living

Tammie McFarlane and Rob Scapin have returned from living in Australia and have relocated to Paisley. Why Paisley? The couple returned to Canada primarily to be...

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...

War on the Shore 2018

Mother Nature cooperated for the third annual War on the Shore in Southampton on Lake Huron. Held as part of the annual Marine Heritage Festival,...
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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...

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...

Marine Heritage Festival kick off for a big weekend

Approximately 400 people attended the Marine Heritage Festival kick-off held at the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre on Friday evening (July 27/18). Just before...

Marine Heritage Festival about to begin

With the Marine Heritage Festival in Southampton literally only days away, events have already begun.  The Festival begins on Friday evening (July 27) with the...

New Heritage plaque opens a window to the past

  The Municipal Heritage Committee has again brought a little bit of history into the public's eye with another interpretive sign at the Rail Trail...

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...

Farmers’ Market abuzz with activity

Under sunny skies and with warm temperatures, the Farmers' Market hosted by the BIA in Port Elgin was abuzz with activity on Wednesday (July...

Southampton icon once a contentious issue

We recently received a query to revive an old story that we did in 2014 regarding Southampton's giant flag at the foot of High...

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...

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...

The little Port Elgin train is officially for sale

Andy and Debbie Hess are disappointed that the Port Elgin and North Shore Railroad will not be operating this summer after running the train...