A proposed Indigenous homeless shelter posed “destruction” for its east-end neighbourhood, complained a woman who owns a nearby home with the man now charged in a $1-million blaze at the planned site, a shuttered golf course. Read More
With the province set to enter Stage 3 of its reopening plan on Friday, Ontario Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries Lisa MacLeod was in the Owen Sound area for a “soft launch” of her tour to boost the tourism and cultural sectors hit hard by the 16-month pandemic. But as Grey-Bruce continues […]
London Health Sciences Centre has made its interim president a permanent leader. Jackie Schleifer Taylor, the hospital’s interim president and chief executive, since January, has now been officially promoted to the top job at Southwestern Ontario’s largest medical complex. Before taking over the top job, Schleifer Taylor had been chief clinical officer and president of […]
Bruce-Grey Catholic District School Board Executive Director Gary O’Donnell said he doesn’t anticipate any issues with unvaccinated staff undergoing regular rapid testing to screen for COVID-19. On Tuesday, the Ministry of Education announced it would introduce a vaccination disclosure policy for all publicly funded school board employees, and staff in private schools as well as […]
$4.7 million is being poured into the project, funded by municipal, provincial and federal governments.
Lori DiCastri will return for another year as the chairperson of the Bruce-Grey Catholic District School Board. DiCastri, a trustee for Huron-Kinloss, Kincardine, Brockton Ward 31, was acclaimed to the position for 2022 during the annual organizational meeting of the board on Dec. 13. DiCastri has been a BGCDSB trustee since 2010 and was first […]
Both Grey and Bruce county councillors received snapshots Thursday of the homelessness situations in their communities. Just over 140 individuals and families experiencing homelessness in Grey County and another 64 in Bruce County participated in a point-in-time homelessness enumeration study, conducted jointly by the two counties and front-line service providers Oct. 18. Of those surveyed, […]