Saturday, April 17, 2021

Community News

Municipal Facility Closures Due to Stay-at-Home Order

The Municipality of Meaford’s facilities are now closed to the public for the duration of the Provincial Stay-at-Home Order announced yesterday afternoon. Facility closures include: ·...

Funding For Summer Camps

Meaford locals will have something to celebrate this summer as the Municipality embraces a renewed focus on well-being through the arts. Thanks in part to...

The Pet Expert: Fishing Debris An Increasing Risk to Dogs at Beautiful Joe Park

As a proud member of Meaford’s rapidly growing pet industry, pet owners frequently come to me with questions or concerns regarding the safety of...

Local Youth Organize Bicycle Safety Event for Newcomers

Pandemic restrictions have made it difficult for the Owen Sound Police Service to teach community members about bicycle safety in traditional ways. Community Services...

Ontario Declares Provincial Emergency & Issues Stay-at-Home Order

The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is immediately declaring a third provincial emergency under...

New eWaste Depot Open

The Municipality of Meaford has partnered with local business Meaford Recycling to offer electronic waste drop-off six days a week at a new location. As...

New Organizer For Meaford’s Terry Fox Run

Organizers of the annual Terry Fox Run in Meaford, Andy and Sandy Harrington, have passed the torch to a new lead organizer, Jennifer Speer. “We've...

More Than Just a Meal

The benefits of the Meals on Wheels program are emotional and psychological, as well as physical, according to Home and Community Support Services of...

Pollinators Need You

Pollinators provide an indispensable service. They pollinate 90 percent of the world’s flowering plants and more than two-thirds of the world’s crop species. Without...

COVID-19 Associated With Georgian Bay Community School

The Grey Bruce Health Unit is working with Bluewater District School Board to address a probable case of COVID-19, associated with Georgian Bay Community...