Heritage is not being honoured by town says reader

To the Editor: There is a vote tomorrow night (Feb. 11/19), at the Town Council meeting to abandon our Waterfront Master Plan's 'Authentic Story Section'...

Carbon monoxide alarm vital for safety

Letter to the Editor: We had a scare yesterday with a cracked heat exchanger on our Carrier Furnace that is 15 years old.  We were actually out...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “The Day the Music Died”

My grade 13 French composition class had just finished and I was at my locker putting on a heavy woolen jacket. It was time...

Reader sees key differences between local ratepayer groups

To the Editor: As a former Director of the Southampton Residents Association (SRA), I feel that I am qualified to set out the differences between...

National volunteer recipient says old house should not stand in the way of expansion

To the Editor: The Museum Addition I’m annoyed and I need to calm down to make my views clear. I’m more than annoyed, but something short...

Reader says small group does not represent entire membership

To the Editor:   The SRA constantly puts out messages that represent the Board only, but that is not reported by the Shoreline Beacon.  It is up...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “Educated: A Memoir”

Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun arrived in Canada on January 13, the same day I finished reading the best seller, Educated. There is a remarkable symmetry...

Women’s Marches planned for January 19, 2019

To the Editor: WOMEN’S MARCH, JANUARY 19, 2019 “Two years ago, on the first full day of Donald Trump’s presidency, women, men and gender non-conforming people,...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “That Sink–ing Feeling”

Christmas gatherings evoke mixed emotions for introverts like me. Along with the rest of Bruce County’s population, I do enjoy celebrating festive occasions with...

Letters: Canada as a nation is a Grand Compromise.

Dear Editor: This age of very aggressive Conservatism and Neo-Liberalism (capitalization on purpose), venturing into the undemocratic, provokes a contradiction, maybe even a surprise for...

Three days remain for Saugeen Shores cannabis survey

Just to 're-hash' what is happening when it comes to cannabis legislation, we thought we would take another look at it. On October 17, 2018,...

Happy Holidays to Our Readers

  We want to thank you the readers, our guest columnists and our advertisers for continuing to support us in our efforts to provide community-based...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – ‘The Empty Cradle’

Even the most skeptical atheist can be moved by the Bible’s manger scene as it is being played out in most church pageants this...

Kudos … and Nots! by ‘The Stix Man’ – “Dear Santa”

Dear Santa I hope you, Mrs. Claus & your Elves are doing well. I’m sure you are busy. Checking those lists twice? I also hope...