Stop and smell … the flowers!

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

Temporary Total Watering Ban in Saugeen Shores

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

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...

Local Horticultural Society gets everyone in the mood for Spring

It may not seem like Spring yet but Southport Horticultural Society is holding its first meeting of the season on Tuesday, April 17th,  to...

SDSS Greenhouse students are out in the community

Before the end of the school year, Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) greenhouse students are out in the community helping to beautify various facilities. On...

SDSS horticulture program is more than growing plants

The horticultural program, 'Young Growers', at Saugeen District Saugeen School (SDSS) is about more than growing plants. It is about growing positive attitudes of students...

Ontario Horticultural Association greets SPRING!

After a tempestuous start to spring which included high winds and widespread power outages just the day before, a sunny, warm day was specially...

SNEAK PEEK: Cham-bettes Christmas Tour of Homes 2018

The Chantry Island Cham-bettes Christmas Home of Tours begins tomorrow evening, Friday, November 16th. Homeowners and designers have been working feverishly throughout the past two...

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...

Georgian Bay Nordic Ski Team planting trees for residents

This year, the youth group planting trees for the Saugeen Shores Tree Sale will be the Georgian Bay Nordic Ski Team. GBN is a...

Glen Huron house gone

The contentious issue of number six Huron Street, known as Glen Huron house, in Southampton has come to an end. The home, once on the...

Southampton Foodland has a new owner

Following the retirement of owners, Don and Mary Lynn Hart, Southampton Foodland has a new owner, Martino Catalano. Born and raised in Hanover, Catalano comes...

A new start for four families of Chippewas of Nawash

On Saturday, November 24th, four families on the Neyaashiinigmiing Aboriginal Reserve No. 27, formerly Cape Croker, received the keys to their new homes thanks...

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...