Cham-bettes 2018 Christmas Tour of Homes

#1 ‐ THE BOUCHER HOME 848 Geddes Street, Port Elgin Gerry and Lorraine Boucher, along with the assistance of their son Paul and daughter‐in‐law Line, built their...

SDSS Greenhouse program improvements can go ahead thanks to PWU

The Power Workers Union (PWU) donated $5,000 to Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) greenhouse program. The funds will be used to upgrade the hoop-house with...

Volunteers turn out for TD Tree Days major planting in Port Elgin

TD Tree Days was a huge success in Saugeen Shores on Sunday, September 23 with 30 volunteers planting 150 trees along the Saugeen Rail...

New Saugeen First Nation housing development a leader in design

Six families of Saugeen First Nation will be moving into new homes at the end of September. The first phase of the housing development was...

Grandparents and grandchildren – sometimes one or the other is missing

Are you a grandparent whose grandchildren are either grown or live far away? Are you a parent with young children who have no grandparent...

Tagging a butterfly is a delicate and exciting experience

Kidz Zone, the summer program at the Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre, had a treat in store on Tuesday (Aug. 28) when the...

Monarch activity continues to grow

  Butterfly of Gardens of Saugeen Shores (BGOSS) reports that there are many monarch roosts throughout the community this year and everyone has noticed an...

Horticultural Society learns more about Monarchs

Kerry Jarvis, who began the Monarch butterfly conservation initiative with partner Melitta Smole in Saugeen Shoresin 2014, recently addressed the SouthPort Horticultural Society about...

Getting an early start on the Holiday season

August isn't a time when thoughts turn to winter or the Holiday season. When it comes to baking for the Holidays however, it's the perfect...

Stop and smell … the flowers!

Summer is fleetingly swift, so before it ends ... stop and smell the flowers!  

Paisley ideal for senior living

Tammie McFarlane and Rob Scapin have returned from living in Australia and have relocated to Paisley. Why Paisley? The couple returned to Canada primarily to be...

Butterfly Gardens launch new book for young readers

Avery and Fernando ... two names that are bound to make an impression in Saugeen Shores.   They are brother and sister Monarchs who are the...

Chantry Island becomes a ‘Friend of Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores’

Chantry Island has now added one more unique attraction, Butterfly Pod S-10 and has become a 'Friend of Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores' (BGOSS). A...

Temporary Water Ban lifted in Saugeen Shores

Over the last week residents have been abiding by a temporary watering ban, and Town and OCWA staff have appreciated their efforts.  “With the complete...