Friday, January 22, 2021

Community News

The Pet Expert: Helping Your Pets Avoid Holiday Hazards

The health and safety of your pets should be a main priority when preparing for the festive season. With the holidays fast approaching, it...

The Poinsettia Has Become December’s House Plant

One of the bestselling houseplants of the season is the famous poinsettia, a broad-leafed perennial native to southern Mexico and Central America, whose familiar...

St. George’s Anglican Parish Sees RED, Cancels Christmas Eve In-Person Services, & Moves On-line

Originally, St. George’s, Anglican Parish for the Blue Mountains, carefully planned two Christmas Eve in-person services on each of the four nights before Christmas. Seventy...

New Hiking Guide Focused on Southern Georgian Bay

Yes, Collingwood, Blue Mountains, and the Beaver Valley offer Southern Ontario’s finest downhill skiing. And, yes, Georgian Bay is a world-class kayaking destination, in...

More Opioid Overdoses in Grey-Bruce

There were reports of two fatal drug poisonings on Friday December 11.  These occurred near Owen Sound and in Hanover. The substance involved appears...

Meaford Dragons Winners Announced Virtually

The Meaford Chamber of Commerce wrapped up the 12th annual Meaford Dragons event with a virtual broadcast on December 2. Forced to pivot to...

Avoid Winter Driving with Meaford Moves+

The weather is getting colder, and the snow will soon be here to stay. You can avoid the risks of winter driving by signing...

Coyotes Spreading Smiles For a Good Cause

Steve Leary, new head coach of the Georgian Bay Coyote Track Club, continues to train with a small number of athletes. They have just...

The Pet Expert: Pandemic Puppy Price Gouging An Ongoing Issue

COVID-19 has brought on unprecedented demand for puppies in 2020, as many stuck at home look to cure boredom and loneliness. The extra time...

Riverside Community Centre Donates to Backpacks For Learning

For the past few years the Riverside Community Centre Board has made donations to several local charities. Some of the groups which have benefited from...