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...

A once-in-a-lifetime event says Southampton Legion President

To the Editor: With humility and gratitude I would like to express my most sincere thanks to our team who participated, promoted and supported our remembrance...

Reader says “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”

To the Editor: Follow-up to letter on Sex-Ed “I was wrong and you were right”. Ask any married couple and they will undoubtedly tell you that...

School Crossing Guards Recognized

The Bruce Peninsula Safe Communities’ committee acknowledged the contribution school crossing guards in keeping our children safe. No matter what the weather, crossing guards...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “Stringing Words Together”

Earlier this week, I was given the honour of critiquing a fellow writer’s work. In itself, this was not a new experience; over the...

Train is part of heritage and memories says reader

To the Editor: There are things in our collective lives and hearts that are important to us beyond monetary measure. The train at the beach in...

A SENIOR MOMENT – “FAREWELL TO WELFARE?”

On July 31, the Ontario Government announced it would be scrapping the Guaranteed Basic Income program (G.B.I) which had been implemented on a trial...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “Bad Guys”

Criminals have been much in the headlines this month. A week ago, the body of convicted sex offender, Jeffrey Epstein, was found hanged in...

A Senior Moment – “LOOK AT ME!”

“Grandpa, Look at me put my head under water.” “Grandma, watch what I can do on my rope swing” “Grandpa, come and see me hit the...

Reader urges others to read Mayor Elect’s letter to the Editor

To the Editor:   I have read through the most recent letters on your web site regarding the above subject, however I am not now sure...

Selfish antics have jeopardized opportunity says reader

To the Editor:   I am a 30 year resident of Saugeen Shores and normally do not get involved in local politics but pefer to leave...

Cuts to Legal Aid will impact the most vulnerable

Please show your support for the Grey-Bruce Community Legal Clinic!  Join us on July 30, 2019 from 12-2pm for a Pop-Up Legal Clinic in front...

USMCA – the diminishing of Canada’s sovereignty

Dear Editor, Time and time again, Canada bears the brunt of many jokes claiming that our great nation is, inessence, the 51st state of the...

Bruce Power should answer to the entire community not just a few says reader

To the Editor: Here we go again.  I have been following this situation closely having lived in Southampton for many years.  I feel Bruce Power...