New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – a respite

For many readers who look forward to our columns by Rev. Bob Johnston ( New Perspectives: A Senior Moment) and his Historical Society columns that...

Readers in Jerusalem celebrate traditional Hanukkah

Saugeen Times' readers, Eli and Dalia Maor, in Jerusalem have sent two of their favourite photos that began Hanukkah. The eight-day Jewish celebration known as...

Once Upon a Time: “Bud and His Buddies”

“BUD AND HIS BUDDIES” Christmas Eve in Bruce County has always remained a time of excited anticipation. Marion McGillivray’s reminiscences about one very special, long-ago...

Town of South Bruce found guilty of destroying endangered species habitat

The Town of South Bruce Peninsula has been found guilty of destroying the endangered Piping Plover habitat on two occasions that put their survival...

Once Upon a Time: Pioneer Neighbours near Stokes Bay

Helene Murray Scott was a native of Stokes Bay and wrote about her family roots in this small farming community. Malcolm McIvor was my great...

Fall Fairs continue – 162nd Arran-Tara fair unique

Fall Fairs are continuing throughout Bruce and Grey counties, the agricultural hub of southwestern Ontario where farmers meet the food needs of large urban...

Fall Fair Time in rural Ontario – Desboro Fair celebrates 161 years

Fair Fever – Catch the Fun! How the Desboro Agricultural Society manages to fit in all the activities, entertainment, competitions from cattle to baking and...

Canadian Big Band Celebration almost here

The popular music performed in the dance pavilions gracing the Lake Huron shoreline from the 1920-80s was a cherished period of time for popular...

Local Victoria Cross recipient an example of grit and determination

Samuel “Lewis” Honey was born in Conn, just east of Mount Forest, on Feb. 9, 1894. His father George E. Honey was a Methodist...

Once Upon a Time: “Excursion to Sauble – 1870 Conclusion

On June 1, 1870, a group of eight young “ladies and gents” gathered in Southampton before embarking on a four day adventure along the...