Elgin Lodge celebrates summer July birthdays

July birthdays appear to be popular, at least at Kingsway Arms of Elgin Lodge in Port Elgin (Saugeen Shores) where almost a dozen residents...

Block Party concept a hit with young families

There was no doubt that the Bruce Power BLOCk PARTY new format was a hit.  Originally, the Bruce Power Beach Party, it was held...

Family Fun Day in the heart of Port Elgin

Jeff Carver, owner of the Wismer House in Port Elgin, decided it was time to have a family fun day.  With blow-ups, sundae making,...

Marine Heritage Festival kick off for a big weekend

Approximately 400 people attended the Marine Heritage Festival kick-off held at the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre on Friday evening (July 27/18). Just before...

Learning to cook at a young age

According to Krystyne Mazur, "Cooking doesn't have to be complicated." Learning to cook can also begin at a young age as 12 budding young chefs...

Public meeting – proposed zoning By-law changes

Notice of Public Meeting Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment (Section 34, Planning Act, 1990) A Public Meeting will be held on August 20, 2018 at 6:30 PM in...

Marine Heritage Festival about to begin

With the Marine Heritage Festival in Southampton literally only days away, events have already begun.  The Festival begins on Friday evening (July 27) with the...

Saugeen Shores getting social

The Town of Saugeen Shores is getting social. The Municipality has introduced corporate Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts as a tool to share and...

Water ban lifted but restrictions still in effect

The Town of Saugeen Shores has lifted the temporary watering ban effective immediately. The ban was put in place on July 11 after high...

Learn to build a cardboard boat

This coming weekend is a big one in Southampton when the annual Marine Heritage Festival begins on Friday, July 27th, and runs through Sunday...

Jeff Preston Golf Tournament a success

The 23rd annual Jeff Preston Celebrity Golf Tournament held on Friday, July 20th (2018) was again a major fundraiser for Muscular Dystrophy (MD). The tournament,...

Seeing Savannah

My wife and I visited Savannah several years ago and liked it so much we decided to go there again. We were delighted to...

New Heritage plaque opens a window to the past

  The Municipal Heritage Committee has again brought a little bit of history into the public's eye with another interpretive sign at the Rail Trail...

Beach House officially opened

The newly renovated and expanded Beach House at Port Elgin Beach has been officially opened. In a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday morning (July 20th), Saugeen...