Local Entrepreneur receives prestigious award December 10, 2015

Jeff  Carver, President of the Port Elgin Business Improvement Association (BIA) and owner of the Wismer House in Port Elgin was awarded the 2015 Charlie  Kelly...

Victorian hang-ups at Bruce County Museum

Wreaths today are seen as a decoration for a front door or in a window or above a fireplace.  At one time however, wreaths were...

Independent living a key to life

Kingsway Arms of Elgin Lodge in Port Elgin boasts independent living and, for some seniors, the lifestyle is a key to life worth living. Each...

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...

Bells of Peace – Port Elgin Legion Branch 340

Photo submitted:  L-R – Sofia H, Stella H, Jacob B and Bella H. Legion President Dan Kelly is standing behind the childrenOn November 11th,...

‘Better Care for Seniors’ … caring for those with aging needs

The numbers are staggering.  There are currently 564,000 Canadians living with dementia and within 15 years, that number is expected to climb to more...

The role artists play in reconciliation

On Tuesday, August 28th at 7:00 p.m., composer and concert pianist Simone Rien will perform classical pieces along with her own compositions at a...

Government investing in more hospice care

Ontario’s Government for the People is providing more people in Bruce and Grey counties with the compassionate care they deserve when nearing the end...

‘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 Centre holds winter at bay

During the winter months, there are many 'seniors' in Saugeen Shores who do not travel south or to warmer climes.  Instead, although they remain...

Painting the Ontario Landscape

The Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre is preparing for the art exhibition featuring paintings by the late Jane Champagne, artist and long-time resident of Southampton. This...

A new start for four families of Chippewas of Nawash

On Saturday, November 24th, four families on the Neyaashiinigmiing Aboriginal Reserve No. 27, formerly Cape Croker, received the keys to their new homes thanks...

December events at Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre

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The complex meaning behind the Crest

The United Church Crest was recently used in the article we published, 'United Church holds Inaugural Meeting for Change' .  We thought it would...