1918 Public Notice: Is history repeating itself?

While the world is going through a 'pandemic', it is not the first. The first recorded was typhus in ancient Athens where approximately 100,000 people...

Maple Syrup weekend celebrations cancelled

  On Tuesday, March 18, 2020, the Ontario Maple Syrup Producers’ Association (OMSPA) officially announced that Maple Weekend would be cancelled for 2020. The event,...

Once Upon a Time – Making Maple Syrup Part 2

Arthur Alexander continues to recall late-winter days long ago in Bruce County, a time when farmers harvested their sweet “first crop.” Once the sap...

Commonwealth Day – March 9, 2020

Commonwealth Day 2020 will be celebrated on March 9th with events across five continents including flag parades, church services, poetry mornings, dance performances and...

Brucelea Haven admissions to open March 13th

Bruce County Council is proud to announce that the admissions action plan has been approved by the Ministry of Long-Term Care and we will...

March, 1945 – The Canadian Army frees the Netherlands: Part 4

In March 1945, after several hard-fought battles, the Canadian Army freed the Netherlands.  On this 75th anniversary, we are pleased to be able to...

March, 1945 – The Canadian Army frees the Netherlands: Part 3

In March 1945, after several hard-fought battles, the Canadian Army freed the Netherlands.  On this 75th anniversary, we are pleased to be able to...

March, 1945 – The Canadian Army frees the Netherlands: Part 2

In March 1945, after several hard-fought battles, the Canadian Army freed the Netherlands.  On this 75th anniversary, we are pleased to be able to...

March 1st – St. David’s Day, a day of celebration for the Welsh

My old friend, Doug Johnson (no 't'), always kept me on my toes when it came to special days such as 'Flag Day', 'Robbie...

MPP Thompson announces two museum grants

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson celebrated Ontario Heritage Week (Feb. 17-23) by presenting cheques to two local museums totaling $135,036. “We have a rich history here...