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 2018 Christmas Tour of Homes

#1 ‐ THE BOUCHER HOME 848 Geddes Street, Port Elgin Gerry and Lorraine Boucher, along with the assistance of their son Paul and daughter‐in‐law Line, built their...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Temporary Water Ban lifted in Saugeen Shores

Over the last week residents have been abiding by a temporary watering ban, and Town and OCWA staff have appreciated their efforts.  “With the complete...

Grandparents and grandchildren – sometimes one or the other is missing

Are you a grandparent whose grandchildren are either grown or live far away? Are you a parent with young children who have no grandparent...

New Saugeen First Nation housing development a leader in design

Six families of Saugeen First Nation will be moving into new homes at the end of September. The first phase of the housing development was...

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...

Monarch activity continues to grow

  Butterfly of Gardens of Saugeen Shores (BGOSS) reports that there are many monarch roosts throughout the community this year and everyone has noticed an...

Southampton is ready for ‘A Little of This and That’

Looking for something out of the ordinary?  Something that was once a treasure to someone and can now be yours? Jenny Amy (Chantry Breezes B&B)...

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...

Tagging a butterfly is a delicate and exciting experience

Kidz Zone, the summer program at the Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre, had a treat in store on Tuesday (Aug. 28) when the...