White Ribbon campaign supports health care providers & first responders

The White Ribbon campaign has begun to take off in support of first responders and health care providers during this time of COVID-19 uncertainty. The...

Santa making time for the Southampton parade on Friday

Despite his busy schedule, Santa is making time once again for the Southampton Santa parade on Friday at 7:00 p.m. and, once again, it...

Commonwealth Day – March 9, 2020

Commonwealth Day 2020 will be celebrated on March 9th with events across five continents including flag parades, church services, poetry mornings, dance performances and...

Through the portal of time – Port Elgin

 Part Two of a three-part series by Larry McIntosh The first known human settlement, within what is today the Port Elgin urban settlement area, was...

Two days remain for Winter Family Fun Days

There are two more days remaining for a chance to enjoy Winter Family Fun Days at Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre.   Friday, January 4...

We Shall Remember Them – banner project continues

Shortly after Thanksgiving, for our third year, Commemorative Banners honouring the fallen soldiers from past wars were hung on the decorative light posts in...

Eat Local Grey Bruce Co-op celebrates third anniversary

In its third year of operation, Eat Local Grey Bruce (ELGB) President Greg Stewart and Treasurer Katherine Ngui presented a break-even financial report for 2018 at...

History of the Victoria Cross

HISTORY OF THE VICTORIA CROSS On June 26, 1857, Her Majesty Queen Victoria, for the first time, pinned the Victoria Cross on the tunic of 62...

S.S. Trolley Services Suspended for 2020 Season

The Saugeen Shores Chamber of Commerce (SSCC) is announcing that tourism attraction, the S.S. Trolley, will be suspended for the 2020 season. This difficult decision...

Lives behind the Commemorative Banners: Part 4 – Saugeen Township

The story of veteran Gordon Cummings had long eluded war historian, William (Bill) Streeter of Southampton until 2017. Gordon Cummings was born on December 13th,...

Hookers celebrate 28 years in Southampton

For 28 years, hookers have traveled to Southampton for a weekend of hooking ... rug hooking at Chantry 55+ Centre. More than 50 women have...

Tourism Innovators Awarded Funding to Make Ideas Come to Life

The 2020 Bruce County Spark Mentorship and Grants Program encouraged innovative and sustainable tourism ideas for the Bruce Peninsula, awarding three finalists a $3,000...

Municipalities alarmed by Schedule 6 of provincial budget

When Schedule 6 of Bill 229 came to light with a resulting outcry from organizations and members of the public, the province said that...

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'...