Southampton Care Centre receives a special gift

Southampton Care Centre of Jarlette Health Services received a special gift on Saturday, May 2nd. Chris Sawyer, owner of Ontario Mould Specialists out of Tillsonburg,...

Turning 16 a turning point in life – Dylan Poulsen

Turning 16 is a big turning point in life and, for a young man in Port Elgin, it will be a day to be...

Chantry Island Cham-bettes celebrate two ‘drive-by’ birthdays

The drive-by 'birthday party' in this time of isolation has become a popular way to show those celebrating a birthday that they are remembered. The...

A 16th birthday to be remembered

There is no doubt that this will be a birthday that Lauren MacDonald will remember. In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Lauren marked a...

Former local journalist next head of Carleton University’s prestigious Journalism Program

Allan Thompson will be the next head of Carleton University’s prestigious journalism program as it embarks on its 75th anniversary celebrations in the coming...

Local Artist Susan Seitz celebrates ten years and launches new website today

In celebration of her 10th anniversary as a professional Canadian artist, local artist Susan Seitz launches a new series of original paintings, “Stand Still...

Local retired police officer honours Nova Scotia officers

Retired police officer, Doug Lein, has been playing "Amazing Grace" on his trombone in his driveway to honour those killed in Nova Scotia.  In...

Working together brings relief to the community

While maintaining 'social distancing', it is also important to help those who are vulnerable and one of those ways is 'Meals on Wheels' to...

‘There at the Beginning’ – a look back: Part 2

Part 1 of 'There at the Beginning' was a compilation from a book authored by Doug Johnson of Southampton.  A look back Part 2...

Sauble couple helps out the Easter bunny

Kathy Lein came up with a great idea. We made up ten Easter egg baskets with straw and foil-covered chocolate Easter eggs. We put them in...

Harrigan’s 100 Mile Food Market – the little local market

For more than 30 years, Harrigan's 100 Mile Food Market in Southampton has not only supported local residents' grocery needs but has also supported...

Exciting adventure travel continues at the Bruce County Museum

  The Adventure Travel series continues tomorrow, Wednesday (Mar. 11th), at the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre. The talks have drawn crowds anxious to travel...

A Real Life – Freeman Dyson

Mathematician and physicist Freeman Dyson has died at the age of 96. He was a legend and a ‘Polymath’ – a person of wide...

Veteran receives a special Quilt of Valor for his service

Surrounded by his family, Canadian Stan Barton received a special honour when Port Elgin Legion Branch 340 presented a special gift for his service...