Crime Stoppers Fall Colour Classic Car Tour

Fall is the time of incredible colour in Grey Bruce counties as the trees begin to take on their vibrant hues of red, gold...

Tara Fall Fair another of those cancelled for 2020 – looking back

For 163 years, the Arran Tara Fall Fair has not missed a beat however, this year, is different.  The Fair that was to be...

Fall is all about sunflowers

In retirement, Saugeen Shores police officer, Doug Lein, has taken to growing.  Among his plantings are giant sunflowers that he has previously entered in...

Owen Sound Field Naturalists: September Newsletter

NeighbourWoods North   On August 22, a successful yard sale was held, raising $1200. towards the purchase of more trees for the 1.4-kilometre Healing Pathway...

Mud Kitchens sure to be a hit with kindergartners

The MacRitchie family, G. Sharpe and W. Kaufman have donated two outdoor 'Mud Kitchens' to Northport School in Port Elgin. The project was initiated by...

NWMO partners for bat research in South Bruce using acoustic monitoring

In July, the Toronto Zoo’s Native Bat Conservation Program (NBCP) installed acoustic monitors in and around South Bruce to enable researchers to study and...

Funding for Fall fairs due to COVID cancellations

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker is pleased the government is providing financial support to local agricultural societies to help them get through COVID-19 pandemic. The...

Bruce County Hazardous Waste Days

Bruce County residents are welcome to bring household hazardous waste to any of the following collection events: LOCATION, DATE & TIME  Southampton – Southampton Works Yard,...

Long-awaited Foodland Lobster Fest weekend

Every August 1st long weekend for more than 20 years, Southampton Foodland has held its Lobster Fest with lobster flown in from Nova Scotia. This...

New Island Garden at regional hospital welcomes visitors

The volunteer group, Neighbourwoods North, has kicked off their newest project at the Owen Sound Hospital and have begun work to create a welcoming...

Owen Sound Field Naturalists – July Newsletter

The Owen Sound Field Naturalists (OSFN) held its Annual General Meeting online, June 11th. The Board of Directors underwent some changes of personnel, led...

Rail Trail Memorial Garden gets a ‘facelift’ clean-up

There is an addage that "more hands make light work" and Southport Horticulture Society lived up to the saying as members came out to...

Heat wave is affecting water levels – drinking water more important than lawns

With high temperatures and a lack of rain, the Town of Saugeen Shores has declared a temporary watering ban for lawn/garden watering, pool filling,...

A view from the Kitchen Window in Tiverton 

There’s really never a dull moment looking out your window. The sun rising, the sun setting, Mother Nature showing her beauty in all things,...