The Battle of Vimy Ridge: Today, April 9th, is a time to remember

Today, April 9th, is the 102nd anniversary of the beginning of The Battle of Vimy Ridge and, in Southampton, flags will fly at half...

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...

Once Upon a Time: ‘Captain Frank’s Courtship’

“CAPTAIN FRANK”S COURTSHIP” Born in 1856, Frank Granville (Gonneville), a well-known captain of the Great lake schooners, “Ontario” and “Hattie Hutt,” was raised in Southampton....

The 9th annual Marine Heritage Festival has begun!

The 9th annual Marine Heritage Festival is all set for the big day tomorrow, Saturday, July 27th when events begin at 8:00 a.m. at...

P.A.R.C. News – September 11, 2018

Monday's games time at the Plex was again a fun time for our card players. The bridge players were all in top form competing vehemently...

Southampton Festive Fridays fun for the whole family

Festive Fridays are underway in Southampton and, so far, Mother Nature has been very cooperative. Today, December 14th, the temperature was five degrees and people...

Interpretive plaque reveals rich history of Denny’s Dam

As with most places in Bruce County, Denny's Dam on the Saugeen River at Southampton is filled with a rich history. Named after John Denny,...

Another historical first for Southampton – Bells of Peace Day remembered

The 100th Anniversary of the ringing of the Bells of Peace on the 11th hour of the 11th month in 1918 that ended World...

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...

Once Upon a Time: “Excursion to Sauble – 1870 Conclusion

On June 1, 1870, a group of eight young “ladies and gents” gathered in Southampton before embarking on a four day adventure along the...

Open House information session erupts into shouting match

It was billed as 'Ontario's Nuclear Innovation Institute Community Information Open House', a 'come and go' event but almost 200 people came and few...

Marine Heritage Society kicks off summer with its Volunteer Appreciation

Each year the Marine Heritage Society (MHS) holds its annual Volunteer Appreciation BBQ to start off the summer season in Southampton. For larger views, CLICK...

Traditional techniques teach traditional knowledge

Youth at Saugeen First Nation had the opportunity to hone traditional canoe building techniques over the past few weeks thanks to an Indigenous grant. Starting...

Commemorative banners continue to grow and every soldier has a story

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