Thursday, October 21, 2021

Helen Solmes

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Meaford’s First Craft Brewery Open For Business

Meaford’s first craft brewery is now open for business, offering four unique beers in a unique setting, where the emphasis is on small batches...

Official Opening Ceremony Held For New Georgian Bay Community School

Students from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12 have settled into the Bluewater School District’s newest facility, the new Georgian Bay Community School on Grey...

Long-Time Community Volunteers Say Goodbye to Meaford

Fourteen years ago when Wayne and Mary Bryant moved to Meaford, they embraced all that the community had to offer. During these 14 years,...

Renovations at Bognor Community Centre Complete

The 63-year-old Bognor Community Centre has undergone extensive renovations that should see it through another 60 years or more. The main floor of the...

Meaford Tree Trust Officially Launched

A very old sugar maple has been given a new lease on a life that could extend another 200 years thanks to the Meaford...

Knight Property Deeded to Escarpment Biosphere Conservancy

A significant tract of land along both shores of the Bighead River has been deeded to a conservancy as a way of preserving public...

After Months of Pandemic Restrictions & Closures, Roadwork a Crushing Blow to Local Restaurant

Tilly’s by the Bay Café and Bakery has survived three lockdowns during the COVID-19 pandemic but the owners now fear they will not be...

Fresh Coat of Paint For CCGC Westfort

Municipal employees and members of the Reef Boat Club pooled resources last week to give the CCGC Westfort a fresh coat of paint and...

Saying Goodbye – DQ Franchise Owner Reflects on More Than Four Decades

Dairy Queen has been part of Shirley Keaveney’s life for more than 43 years. Understandably, it will take time for her to adjust to...

New School Misses Mark on Accessibility

The new Georgian Bay Community School (GBCS) that is scheduled to open in September falls short of being fully accessible to people with disabilities,...

Farmers’ Market ‘Doing Things Differently’ This Season

Rather than cancel the ever-popular Meaford Farmers’ Market (MFM) this year, the market board of directors has opted to “do things differently”, according to...

Tree Trust Helps to Extend Life of Century Old Sugar Maple

The life span of a century-old sugar maple in Meaford’s Lakeview Cemetery has been extended by possibly 200 years thanks to funds raised by...

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