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...

Cham-bettes Christmas Home Tour 2018 – ‘After-tour Mingling’ on Friday Evening

JOIN US FOR ‘AFTER‐TOUR MINGLING’ ON FRIDAY EVENING The proprietors of the Wismer House & Outlaw Brew Co. look forward to welcoming you to their pubs! THE...

38th Annual Rotary Home & Recreation Show coming up

While the temperatures many not feel like Spring yet, it really is just around the corner and, to get you into the mood, why...

Volunteers turn out for TD Tree Days major planting in Port Elgin

TD Tree Days was a huge success in Saugeen Shores on Sunday, September 23 with 30 volunteers planting 150 trees along the Saugeen Rail...

Cham-bettes Christmas Tour of Homes 2018: Decorative urns

It looked like Santa's workshop at Southampton Boathouse as, once again, Chantry Island Cham-bettes have been busy creating decorative Christmas urns. Each urn, in three...

Local food banks to receive special donation of ultra premium olive oil

The Southampton Olive Oil Company is donating over $2000 worth of Ultra Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil to four area food banks. Staff recently spent time...

SDSS Greenhouse program improvements can go ahead thanks to PWU

The Power Workers Union (PWU) donated $5,000 to Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) greenhouse program. The funds will be used to upgrade the hoop-house with...

New donor wall in Southampton unveiled to recognize volunteers and donors

It was a big day for Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation on Monday, November 5th. Many supporters and donors of Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation crowded into...