Author: Kincardine News

Memory Care Kits available at Bruce County Public Library branches

Bruce County Public Library (BCPL), in partnership with Alzheimer Society Grey-Bruce, is proud to introduce the addition of Memory Care Kits to our library collection. Each kit contains carefully chosen activities and books that are not only enjoyable, but also meaningful and stimulating for people living with dementia and their care partners. Memory Care Kits […]

Donation makes it to the Jane Goodall Institute after summer fundraiser

On Friday, September 17, Eden Babbitt travelled to Toronto to visit the Jane Goodall Institute of Canada and deliver her total raised through her biking fundraiser this summer. She raised a total of $5,355. Babbitt also had the chance to meet the staff and complete her summer 2021 project. “What a privilege to chat with […]

Digital Service Squad will assist Bruce County businesses with digital transformation

The Township of Huron-Kinloss, Municipality of Northern Bruce Peninsula, Town of Saugeen Shores, Municipality of Arran-Elderslie, Municipality of Kincardine, Municipality of Brockton, and Municipality of South Bruce have received a $92,500 grant from Digital Main Street’s Ontario Grants Program (OGP) for a Digital Service Squad (DSS), which will provide trained digital specialists to local small […]

Huron Shores Hospice joins national effort to urge Canadians to leave a gift to charity in their wills while still supporting loved ones

Huron Shores Hospice has joined more than 500 charities, financial advisors and legal professionals from across Canada for the launch of Will Power™, a national public education effort designed to show Canadians the power they have to make a difference with their Wills. Campaign organizers anticipate that if enough Canadians join the effort and leave […]

Auxiliary announces “Wheelbarrow of Wine” winner

The SBGHC Kincardine Hospital Auxiliary held another very successful “Wheelbarrow of Wine” raffle with the tickets being sold out. The draw was made at the Auxiliary Gift Shop on September 22. Diane Baldwin, Kincardine and Community Health Care Foundation Coordinator, had the honour of making the draws. The winner of the 33 bottles of wine […]

Hope for Hospice 2.0 receives huge support through online event

Hope for Hospice, the ungala-gala returned again this year on Thursday, September 16. The virtual gala included local entertainment, stories of hope and a silent and live auction – all from the comfort of your home. The pre-show began at 6p.m., and offered the option of a Charcuterie board with all the fixings. Instructional videos […]

11th Annual Lighthouse Blues Festival brings life to downtown Kincardine

On September 10-12, the downtown of Kincardine was once again alive with the sound of music, the smells of delicious food and a great crowd. The perfect weather allowed for many sidewalk sales, food vendors, activities for children and families, and five stages throughout the main street. On Friday night six bands took to the […]

Coldwell Banker The Property Shoppe and Coldwell Banker Peter Benninger Realty join forces

Established Ontario real estate brokerages will operate as Coldwell Banker Peter Benninger Realty; combined operation now has 80 sales professionals in 5 offices The Coldwell Banker® network in Canada is pleased to announce that the established southern Ontario brokerages of Coldwell Banker The Property Shoppe and Coldwell Banker Peter Benninger Realty have now joined forces. The […]

SBGHC seeking patient and family advisors

South Bruce Grey Health Centre (SBGHC) is seeking community advisors to join the hospital organization’s Patient and Family Advisory Council, a partnership of community members and hospital staff committed to ensuring excellent patient care experiences. The council has been in place since 2017, focusing on advocacy for patient-centered care. This approach to health care focuses […]

Tiverton News

I hope everyone is doing well and survived the storm last week. There were a few trees down and some power lost but we came through it. Summer is winding down but the flowers in the village look great. Thanks to all the volunteers and the staff at the municipality for all their hard work. […]

Police Briefs

IMPAIRED DRIVER FACING DAY IN COURT   On August 23, 2021 at 2:09 p.m., the South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a suspected impaired driver last seen on Russell Street in Kincardine. Officers located the vehicle and found that the driver had been drinking alcohol. The accused was arrested and taken to […]

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