YMCA Peace Medal nominations being accepted

Prestigious YMCA Peace Medal honours people of all ages from coast to coast who are helping to build better communities by exemplifying the values...

Off Duty OPP Officer awarded for saving a life

Bruce Peninsula Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) want to recognize the life-saving and courageous act of one of their own. On September 11, 2018 an award...

Saugeen Shores Mayor heads for retirement

The Town of Saugeen Shores hosted a reception for outgoing Mayor, Mike Smith, who is only days away from retirement. After serving in public office...

Museum Volunteer Receives Official Canadian Honour

The Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre is proud to be recognizing one of their many dedicated volunteers. Tania Gilchrist has been volunteering behind...

Local church hosts migrant workers for a special dinner

"We've all seen them working in the fields (Hi Berry Farms) and Port Elgin United Church wanted them to know that they are appreciated,"...

Visits that become more precious each year

In May 1958, over 70 young ladies graduated from a class of 100 at the School of Nursing at London's Victoria Hospital. The school was...

Why Not? A new adventure

Why Not? The new adventure —   My husband and I have spent many years in the Kincardine area however, the urge for a new...

Sixty years has flown by

Although they don't look like it, Jean and Chuck Beaton are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. According to the Beatons of Southampton, "... the sixty...

Local Author launches ‘The Dowrra’ series

It had all the appearances of a masquerade ball but what it was, was a book launch in celebration of  (Ashley) A.A.  Gordon's,  'The...

Fifty years seems like yesterday

According to Tilly Butler, "... fifty years seems like yesterday". Leo and Tilly (Matilda Christine) Butler celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday 13th at...

Local pitcher signs with George Brown College

Port Elgin native and baseball pitcher Jack Middleton has signed his letter of intent with George Brown College in Toronto for the fall of...

Local global traveler fosters ‘Love & Kindness Tours’

She's a global traveler who believes in building a sense of community at home and abroad. Sande Irwin of Port Elgin is about to head...

Professor Andrea O’Reilly speaks on motherhood yesterday and today

A capacity audience came out to listen to Professor Andrea O'Reilly speak on the 'Changing role of Motherhood'  that looks at motherhood through the...

SBGHC President & CEO resigns for new career move

After six positive years at the helm of South Bruce Grey Health Centre (SBGHC) , President and CEO Paul Rosebush has tendered his resignation...