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...

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...

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...

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,...

Help green-up Saugeen Shores

It's time to green-up Saugeen Shores! Our annual community clean-up may be a couple months late but we're excited to launch the program now...

New Perspectives – Guest: Welcome to my Garden – ‘Wrensong’

Welcome to my Garden by Jean MacGregor The birch is old and showing its age as it continues to preside over the garden, overseeing its evolution...

Field Naturalists: Knowing Nature Better – June, 2020

As the Spring season draws to a close, and regional isolation restrictions are gradually being relaxed, Naturalist clubs are once again able to offer field...

Founders of Saugeen Shores Butterfly Gardens moving on

Kerry Jarvis and Melitta Smole were the founders of Saugeen Shores Butterfly Gardens (SSGB) and their passion for the Monarch butterfly was instrumental in...