Famous problem solved?

Friends often send me bits and pieces of science or mathematics via internet links. It’s surprising how perceptive these friends can be. Recently one of...

United Way of Bruce Grey Backpack Program Reaches Record Number of Local Students

The United Way of Bruce Grey has supplied more than 2400 backpacks to low income/underprivileged students across Bruce and Grey Counties this year, setting...

Volunteers needed to fight phragmites

Janice Gilbert, Executive Director of the Invasive Phragmites Control Centre was at MacGregor Point Provincial Park leading a workshop on Phragmites control and removal...

United Way of Bruce Grey concerned over climbing Backpack Applications

United Way Bruce Grey says that requests for backpacks for the upcoming school year has risen 16% from 2017, going from 1326 to 1534. “I...

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...

Artistic Director of Summer Music retires after 26 years

Summer Music Camp 2018 came to an end on Friday (July 27th) with the final Grand Finale concert.  This year's camp venue was hosted by...

Grandmother disappointed with governments retreat on sex-ed

Open letter to: Douglas Ford, Premier of Ontario/Lisa Thompson, Ontario Minister of Education As a mother and grandmother, I must express my great disappointment and utter...

Summer – the perfect time to catch up on reading

SUMMER - it's finally here! What better way to while away the hours than with a good book and thanks to Port Elgin Friend of...

United Way hires new co-ordinator for 2018 Backpack Program

The United Way is excited to announce that Sarah Raynsford has been hired as the 2018 Backpack Program Co-ordinator. A recent graduate of St...

The two communities that work at being connected

On the shore of Lake Huron in Bruce County, two communities are working together to become more connected - Saugeen First Nation and Southampton,...