Monday, May 23, 2022

Life & Leisure

On My Bookshelf: Welcome to Holly Cottage by Norma Collis

Review by Beth Ryan Aitken Every now and then, here at The Meaford Independent, we are sent a book from a local author to consider...

Creating Community Character Through the Arts

Have you ever thought that Meaford Culture Foundation is only about Meaford Hall? Or only about the Arts? Meaford Culture Foundation is about building...

Coyotes Shine at 2022 MTA Indoor Provincial Track Championships

On April 2 and 3, the Toronto Track & Field Centre played host to the 2022 Minor Track Association Provincial Indoor Championships. Fourteen members of...

New Youth Competitive Cycling Team Launches in Collingwood

A Friday, April 8, celebration marks the launch of Collingwood Collective Racing, a new competitive cycling team for youth that fills a void in...

Medical Cannabis Documentary Filmed in Meaford Sees Wider Distribution

MEND with Dignity - now available on Amazon Prime stateside, and soon to be available on this side of the border, where it was...

Georgian Shores U9 Rep Team Undefeated at Tournament

The Georgian Shore U9 rep hockey team went undefeated in three games to win the ‘A’ Division of the Georgian Bay Minor Hockey tournament...

Flounders For the Win

The Owen Flounders, a 65+ hockey team comprised of residents of Grey-Bruce, including four from Meaford, have earned some bragging rights after winning the...

Local Artist Recognized With Award From Federation of Canadian Artists

In the first year as a member of the Federation of Canadian Artists, local artist Harvey Bodach of Thornbury has claimed first- and second-place...

Meaford Resident Pens His Adult Life of Living with Depression

Bruce R. Ross has just published Breaking Free of Depression’s Grip – A Powerful Success Story. The 425-page book chronicles Bruce’s 45-year journey and...

SweetWater General Manager Departing After Six Years

SweetWater Music Festival Board of Directors was notified in early March by General Manager Paul Eichhorn that he will be moving on after six...