envirothonThe West Hill Secondary School Envirothon teams received first place at the 19 th annual Grey Bruce Regional Envirothon competition held at Camp Celtic in Lion's Head on May 4 th , 2016. The senior team now advances to the provincial competition in Lindsay, which takes place from May 29 th - June 1 st , 2016.

Envirothon is an outdoors based team competition that builds environmental awareness and leadership among young people through practical, hands-on educational experiences. The Envirothon program in Ontario is coordinated by Forests Ontario. Locally, the event is organized and run through the Owen Sound office of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, and features four stations with questions

walk for alzheimersThe first springtime Walk for Alzheimer's in Grey-Bruce was a gratifying success, raising nearly $70,000.

The Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce switched from the winter-time Walk for Memories, which was an indoor event, to the Walk for Alzheimer's. Two Walks were held on Saturday May 7, at Kelso Beach in Owen Sound and Sulphur Spring near Hanover.

"We could not be more pleased," said Executive Director Deborah Barker. "Turnout at both Walks was larger than

SaubleWith the 2016 summer fast approaching, South Bruce Peninsula wishes to explain some of the changes which have been made to the Paid Parking Program.

New for 2016 is the seasons pass available to everyone, not just residents and at a cost of $50 per vehicle! You don't have to travel to Town Hall to purchase one; use the Mackay Pay app, visit the website, call toll free 1-844-334-7078 or use one of the machines located along Lakeshore Blvd N.

Also new for 2016! Council has reduced the Paid Parking season! Paid Parking is in effect from June 1 to....

Ontario Health StudyThe Grey Bruce Health Unit and the Ontario Health Study (OHS) invite local residents to participate in a long-term research study about their health.

Area residents, aged 30-74 years, are encouraged to register at one of two Local Study Centre locations, June 13-14 in Markdale and June 15-16 in Durham. They will be asked to complete a short questionnaire and provide a blood sample that will enable researchers to better understand what affects both health and quality of life. Each participant will receive




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