Vandals strike again in Southampton

Here we go again!ย  Another senseless destruction of property by cowards under the cloak of night. The Rail Trail Head Memorial Park in Southampton was...

Vandalism in Southampton

To the Editor: As if we don't have enough to deal with in these times of COVID-19, now we have those who have nothing better...

Chantry Island is off limits – take a virtual visit not a landed one

While it may be enticing for kayakers, jet-skiers, canoers and others to take a personal trip to Chantry Island ... it is against the...

An open letter to the Province

Dear Premier Ford, Minister Elliott and Minister Fullerton: It is becoming more and more distressing to residents of Long Term Care (LTC)Homes to be kept...

Despite scientific recommendations DGR project has been quashed

Despite more than 15 years of scientific studies and months of public hearings, the proposed deep geologic repository (DGR), which apparently uninformed people refer...

Local police service focuses on community services

Following the recent death of George Floyd at the hands of a police officer in the United States, there is a call south of...

Music of all kinds is hard-hit by Covid-19

Choirs, musicians and artists in general are also having a difficult time during this Covid-19 pandemic. There are church choirs, children's choirs, community choirs and...

Today: May 8th – remembering VE Day 1945

There are some events in our lives that are remembered โ€œas clear as a bellโ€, even after many years. One of those events, for...

Tragedy in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotians, well known for their hospitality, are reeling from an unthinkable act of violence. Violence that not only took innocent lives but traumatized...

April 22nd, 2020: The 50 anniversary of Earth Day

Today is the 50th anniversary of the first Earth Day that began on April 22nd, 1970. The concept of Earth Day was, and is, to...

Medical Officer of Health appreciates essential workers

Dear staff of Nursing Homes, Homes for the Aged, and Retirement Homes; I am taking this time to express the gratitude I feel for the...

Message of STAY HOME – not working when it comes to cottage country!

Despite many government appeals at all levels to not travel to summer residences, it appears that it they are falling on the old saying...

Op-ed: Using Masks

It is surprising that masks, even ones we use when we grind or sand something, are not part of the suggested protection guidelines by...

Organized Labour prepares to converge at Conservative convention on February 22nd

Organized Labour and friends of labour are preparing to converge on Niagara Falls on February 22nd. Grey Bruce Labour Council President, Kevin Smith notes for...