Time line provides for little to no input from citizens says reader

To the Editor: “Just trust us” Early this year, the town of Saugeen Shores presented a media release about the sole winner of the Beach Revitalization...

One public meeting not adequate says reader

To the Editor: We feel that an open public meeting is necessary and warranted to discuss the proposed lease of the Port Elgin beach front.  One public meeting when only a preliminary design...

When did the Port Elgin waterfront plan drastically change asks reader

To the Editor: Regarding the revitalization plan for Port Elgin Beach. The original concept plan, submitted March 12th,  WAS within the RFP site plan and Mr....

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “Hope”

I was on my way to church; clerical collar in place around my neck and a prepared sermon in my head. After backing the...

A good Samaritan pays it forward

Dear Editor: After a bad fall I had five weeks ago, a friend said to me "bad things happen to good people" all the time....

Another year of news, weather and sports drawing to a close

This week, marks the end of our 12th year of providing news, weather and sports for you, our readers. As we celebrate one dozen years,...

50 year lease for beach project is unconscionable says reader

To the Editor: This letter is to express my OPPOSiTION to the proposed development on our waterfront. With what information I have been able to gather,...

How fortunate we are, says reader

To the Editor: In regards to the on-going debate about the proposed Cedar Crescent Village, I am reminded how fortunate we are. There aren't many communities...

Today’s reality is the disappearance of beaches says reader

The Splash Pad consultant, who recommended the Northshore location, admitted, after the fact, that he did not visit the location. The Waterfront Master Planʼs...

Times have changed says reader

To the Editor: We are about to enter into a critical path of negotiations, about the Port Elgin Water front! Here is my opinion. The Cedar Crescent...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – ‘This is Us?”

“THIS IS US?” I know those soggy maple leaves, no longer hidden by snow, remain un-raked. I confess the wind-scattered lawn furniture has not yet...

Port Elgin Beach Preservers to hold a rally

To the Editor: The Port Elgin Beach Preservers will be holding a rally outside the municipal offices on Monday, November 25 at 5:30 p.m., prior...

Reader raises many questions about beach development

To the Editor: I’m writing to you to express my concern of the Cedar Crescent Village (CCV) proposal. I am NOT in favour of it....

Who is in charge? asks reader

To the Editor: I have been following the Port Elgin beach front issue for some time now.  Everyone is concerned about how best to use...