Rotary Huron Shore Run changes venue due to Covid-19 and succeeds

The Rotary Huron Shore Run like so many other events this year was cancelled.  The event, a major fundraiser for the local Saugeen Memorial...

Invasive species Awareness Program

I recently caught up with Invasive Species Awareness Program volunteers who are members of a Grey-Bruce conservation group. They were installing waist high platforms and...

Project Pumpkinfeast fundraiser now on-line

Due to COVID-19, Port Elgin Rotary Club will not be having a tent at Pumpkinfest for the pumpkin pie fundraiser. Fortunately, however, the Club is...

Working together in collaboration during trying times

Members of Rotary and Friends of MacGregor Point Provincial Park collaborated on Saturday, August 29th (2020) to hold the first fundraising BBQ since COVID-19...

Bruce Peninsula Classic Car inaugural run a success

by Morley Lymburner – Sauble Beach Sunset Cruisers The inaugural Sauble Beach Sunset Cruisers Bruce Peninsula Run held Sunday, August 9th, was a resounding success...

Lions continue to help support seniors

Port Elgin Lions Club recently made donations to senior residents of two Saugeen Shores retirement homes. The first stop on Tuesday, August 4th, was at...

Huron-Bruce MPP announces funding support for non-profits

The Ontario government is investing $83 million through the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) to provide grants to help eligible non-profit organizations across the province...

Port Elgin Legion Branch 340: August, 2020

Well, we are finally open again after a four month closure. We reopened Friday, July 17th to a well behaved group of comrades who...

Marine Heritage Festival ‘pays it forward’ to the community

Marine Heritage Society (MHS) was all set to celebrate and mark the 10th anniversary of the Marine Heritage Festival in Southampton.  Unfortunately, however, COVID-19...

United Way funding grants help organizations

United Way Bruce Grey recently accepted funding applications for the Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF). The fund provided financial support to charities and other...

No 2020 Christmas cheer from Chantry Cham-bettes

With regrets, the Chantry Island Cham-bettes announce the cancellation of the 2020 Christmas Tour of Homes, scheduled for November 13th and 14th, 2020. For the...

Rotary past-District Governor says Rotary is changing

Rotarian Tony Sheard recently completed his term as Rotary District Governor, having also served as past-President of Southampton Rotary Club. Sheard, who has been a...

Marine Heritage Festival: Looking back … 2013 – 2015

As with most events due to COVID-19 being cancelled, the popular Marine Heritage Festival in Southampton has been cancelled. In the days leading up to...

New Island Garden at regional hospital welcomes visitors

The volunteer group, Neighbourwoods North, has kicked off their newest project at the Owen Sound Hospital and have begun work to create a welcoming...