Saturday, May 21, 2022

Community News

The warmer weather hit Meaford like a brick wall last week, a prudent reminder of the sweltering days yet to come. The seasonal change in temperature certainly means more time spent enjoying the outdoors with family, friends, and pets, but it is important to make sure you’re not overdoing it. Even more so than humans, dogs can dehydrate quickly in warm weather. During times of activity on hotter days, our four-legged BFFs are susceptible to serious temperature-related problems, like heat...
A huge thank you from the 'Rotary Baggy Team' to the volunteers who came out to the Spring Clean-Up on May 7. The town is looking fabulous! Everyone agreed that there was less litter to pick up, and so, a big shout out to those of you who are picking up as you walk – it is much appreciated by all of us. Also thanks to the Municipality of Meaford and the Meaford Fire Department for your support, and to...

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