Reader wants County Council to rescind demolition decision

To the Editor: I have sent the following letter to the appointed members of the Bruce county council and the mayor of Saugeen Shores urging...

Application for development contains false information says reader

The following is a letter that has been included in the Agenda of the March 18th Saugeen Shores Planning Committee meeting. Dave Brandt Donna Douglass Brandt Subject: File...

Open letter by local MPP: Building a Connected Public Health Care System for the...

To the Editor: When I talk to people in Huron-Bruce about health care, I hear complaints about a lack of services, wait times, or parents...

Things are not as they seem at the local landfill says reader

To the Editor: As I do many Saturdays, I dropped our garbage and recycling off at the landfill. I filled the last available container with our...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “Goin’ to the Dogs”

Now that sufficient homage has been paid to Valentine’s Day, it is time to celebrate another steadfast bond, that deep relationship between man and...

Mowbray’s Canadian Tire – a family that gives back to the community

A family owned-and-operated business, Mowbray's Canadian Tire in Port Elgin has become an integral part of the community since they first opened their store...

Flag Day – Carrying on the tradition

Doug Johnson was not only a lifetime member of the Propeller Club in Southampton, he was also known as a flag expert with a...

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...