Community News

County Road Construction Season Has Arrived

Grey Road 40 construction sign270The 2019 construction season is here, and Grey County will soon begin road improvement projects across the region. Planned projects are outlined below and a full interactive map can be found online at

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The Pet Expert: Why Do Dogs Dig?

whydodogsdig 270Having a beautifully landscaped yard is a wonderful thing. To have an outdoor space you can be proud of takes some planning, money, and old fashioned hard work.

... and then your dog proceeds to dig a bunch of holes in the yard, making it look like a minefield.

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Botanical Florence Nightingales

gardenhelpers270April’s chilly showers heralded the launch of another season for the volunteers who tend the gardens at Meaford's hospital, but this year the season of renewal also marked an important milestone in the hospital’s horticulture. Pat Parsons, the tireless leader of the gardeners, has stepped aside.

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The Goldenaires Celebrate 50 Years

goldenairesanniversary 270It’s a golden anniversary for the choir known as the Goldenaires. The women’s choir was officially formed in 1969 under the direction of John Fox, but its origin was in 1967, when a massed choir was assembled in Meaford to sing at Canada’s Centennial celebrations. The name of the choir was chosen because Meaford was known as the Golden Town at that time.

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