Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre announces new Business Services Manager

The Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre is pleased to announce the appointment of Maria Canton to the Business Services Manager position. “The Business Services...

Virtual Reindeer Romp a rousing success

Even though the 16th annual Reindeer Romp FUNdraiser had to move to virtual this year on December 24th, it was a success raising more...

Southampton resident receives Municipal Heritage Conservation Award

As we leave the turbulent year of 2020 and enter a new year, 2021, we are taking a look back at a highlight of...

Creative Writing Contest: Organizer thanks participants

To all Who Participated: First of all, I want to thank everyone once again for responding to my challenge to raise funds in benefit of...

Creative Writing Contest: An Honourable Mention to ‘Silver Linings’

"Sometimes a story is written that is so inspiring it has to be recognized," says Luz-Maria Alvarez-Wilson, who began a writing contest that was...

Creative Writing Contest: The Safe Harbour of Home – a 3rd place tie

The recent Creative Writing fundraising contest for the local Saugeen Memorial Hospital resulted in several submissions making it difficult for the panel of three...

Creative Writing Contest: Pandemic Musings – a 3rd place tie

The recent Creative Writing contest as a fundraiser for the local Saugeen Memorial hospital was an inspiration of Luz-Maria Alvarez-Wilson of Southampton.  "I wanted...

Creative Writing Contest: 2nd place winner – What Will You Do Without It?

In the recent Creative Writing contest fundraiser for Saugeen Memorial Hospital started by Luz-Maria Alvarez-Wilson of Southampton, the panel of judges placed Cynthia Matthews'...

Bluewater District School Board – Director’s Holiday Message

With the holiday season now upon us, I would like to acknowledge and extend greetings to our many Bluewater District School Board students, staff,...

Volunteers look to the future with optimism as Green Boutique closes

In December 2019, almost one year to date, the Green Boutique opened at Southampton United Church. The concept was multi-purpose - to reduce our carbon...

Saugeen Shores’ Super Fan celebrating a birthday

For more than three generations, Vi Cottrill has been the #1 fan and cheerleader for all sports in Saugeen Shores. Everyone connected with hockey, baseball,...

Patching Joy Together One Stitch At A Time

JOY arrived in my office last week in a clear heavy plastic bag. With it came a few instructions that were a delight to follow. ...

Local realtor commits to continue Community Partnership for 2021

In 2020, local realtor Kate Cammidge Irwin committed to making a donation to Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation for every home that she sold as...

A Christmas Tour of Homes partial sneak peek

The Chantry Island Cham-Bettes 12th annual Christmas Home of Tours is well underway, having started on December 4th and running through to December 13th. ...