Patio fees being waived for 2021 Patio Season

The Town of Saugeen Shores is now accepting applications for the 2021 patio season. Local restaurants and retailers are eligible to complete an application...

Huron Haven gets a major facelift

Huron Haven Motel, south of High Street on Huron Street in Southampton, is undergoing a major renovation after being sold by Brian Vokes last...

Owen Sound Field Naturalists – March, 2021 Newsletter

In recent days, I have been able to fit in a little more skiing, through beautiful open forests, and alongside a fast flowing stream,...

A view from Whitianga: Lilies for the avid gardener

A view from Whitianga, New Zealand Now that the clocks have moved forward and the days are getting longer as we get closer to Spring,...

Port Elgin PUMPKINFEST recognized at Festival & Events ONTARIO Summit!

The Pumpkinfest Team is extremely proud to receive a FEO (Festival and Events Ontario) Achievement Award for the 2020 event at the recent FEO...

The family that cottages together stays together

Finally, after visiting in Southampton for more than 45 years, sister Pam Spotts (nee D'Istriano) and brother Aldo D'Istriano of Hamilton, have brought in...

Spring sweetness put on hold as Maple weekend is cancelled

The Ontario Maple Syrup Producers’ Association (OMSPA) is disappointed to announce that Maple Weekend has been cancelled for 2021. The event, which takes place...

Time is running out for the Energy Savings Rebate Program

The Energy Rebate program for energy efficient appliances at Square Deal Neil's in Southampton is coming to a close on March 31st. "The program is...

Celebrate Pi(e) Day and help others

In a recent media release, and to combat the winter blue(berries), the United Way of Bruce Grey, Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) and OSHARE...

Identify the birds by their signature songs = a breath of spring and fun...

This was sent to us by one of our readers ... fun and educational for everyone, young and young-at-heart. When you click on a bird,...

MPP Walker announces funding for Agricultural and Horticultural Societies

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker has announced that local Agricultural and Horticultural Societies impacted by the pandemic will receive funding support to help them through...

Family photo found – do you know anyone?

  This family photo was recently found on Huron Street near Southampton Harbour ... do you know anyone?                ...

Unusual winter Woodland sighting

While out and about, walking the Woodland Trail on January 2nd (2021), Jim and Barb McKnight came across a very unusual winter sighting. At first,...

Christmas Eve music

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_bj1WK_GgA