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...

Butterfly tagging begins in Saugeen Shores – Adios Amigos

August in Saugeen Shores is a busy time and, for butterfly enthusiasts, it's the time to begin tagging. On Saturday, August 16th, volunteers of all...

Canadian Tire now open and ready for Spring

Just in time for Mother's Day, Mowbray's Canadian Tire greenhouse in Port Elgin is now open and filled with perennials, trees, shrubs and annuals,...

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...

Eat Local Grey Bruce to Host Inaugural Fundraising Gala

The farmer-led, non-profit food co-op 'Eat Local Grey Bruce' will host its first-ever fundraiser gala at the Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre in...

Hookers celebrate 28 years in Southampton

For 28 years, hookers have traveled to Southampton for a weekend of hooking ... rug hooking at Chantry 55+ Centre. More than 50 women have...

Tree sale again exceeds expectations

The annual tree sale in Saugeen Shores again exceeded expectations as trees were sold out, with many residents requiring planting. Each household could purchase three...

More cancellations due to COVID-19

Several cancellations continue as a result of the COVID-19 virus. Among them in Saugeen Shores is the Rotary Spring Home & Garden Show.  The popular...

Pumpkinfest brings home major awards

Festivals and Events Ontario (FEO) has announced the 2019 FEO Achievement Award winners that showcase various elements of festivals or events that have stood out...

Homemade read-to-bake for Church fundraiser

Is there anything better than the smell of homemade apple pie baking in the oven? Now, you can have the same thing in your home...

August – the month for Monarch butterflies

August is the winding down of summer and, for some insects, it's a time when having stocked up on food, the result is a...

Forests of hope and healing in Nature

Although many Nature groups and their individual members in our area have curtailed their usual get-togethers, and group activities due to COVID-19, some of...

Conversion of space will provide more housing units

Saugeen Shores will soon have more apartments available when Barry's Construction transforms a building on Barnes Avenue in Port Elgin. The building is currently made...

Buying homemade baking a highlight of the holiday season

Heading into the holiday season, there are, and have been, many events that include fundraising cookie walks and seasonal bake sales. The popular 'Cookie Walk'...