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...

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...

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...

Cham-bettes Christmas Tour of Homes 2018

#2 ‐ THE SHIPLAP HOUSE 152 Trillium Drive, Port Elgin The Shiplap House was built by Dennison Homes as the personal home of owner Steve, his...

Roofing collapse at Square Deal Neil’s new build

Square Deal Neil's new building has had a bit of a 'falling out" or in, when part of the newly constructed roofing trusses collapsed...

Saugeen Shores increases Landfill hours

The Town of Saugeen Shores has announced the Saugeen Shores Landfill Site will now be open on Mondays from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m....

Moving a house in a day is a feat of artistry

Residential construction continues to be on the upswing in Saugeen Shores, including both Southampton and Port Elgin. Winter weather hasn't seemed to deter or even...

2019 Christmas Tour of Homes only weeks away

The popular Christmas Tour of Homes in Saugeen Shores is only ten weeks away and the excitement is already building. The 2019 Tour hosted by...