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In its third annual Candlelight Memorial Walk, Huron Hospice invites families and friends to remember loved ones who have passed by donating to light a memorial candle that will line the Taylor Trail by Varna’s Community Centre. “This event is both celebratory and soulful,” said Roger Mather, who is chairing the...

By Kathleen Smith On Saturday, February 24 individuals and teams united in walking together to raise funds for those experiencing homelessness, hurt, and hunger took part in the Coldest Night of the Year (CNOY).  As of February 28, the CNOY in Goderich raised $126,737 with 290 walkers and 49 teams, and 14...

By Kathleen Smith The MacKay Centre for Seniors have been able to undertake a new Strategic Planning Project due to a two-year, $23,200 Communities Fund grant from the provincial government’s Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF). The fund will be used to develop a three-year strategic plan for the Centre. The work happening because...

Kathleen Smith While the golf course at Maitland Country Club (MCC) is currently undergoing changes, the property will soon see further changes with a 68-unit resort park on a portion of the land near the golf course. Following weeks of considering results from studies and requirements needed, at the December 18 Council...

Kathleen Smith In partnership with the Huron and Area Search and Rescue (HASAR), the Alzheimer Society Huron-Perth held its second annual Huron Polar Plunge on January 1 to kick off the new year in Goderich. Over $24,000 was raised to support local Alzheimer and Dementia awareness as well as for HASAR. This...

By Kathleen Smith Steve and Mary Bruce of Steve and Mary’s on the Square wanted to ensure everyone in the community could celebrate the Christmas and holiday season this year. For the first time, Steve and Mary’s hosted A Home for the Holidays to give back to the caring and generous community...

A fundraising hockey tournament for over 50s held in Bayfield has donated to Salvation Army, for the second year in a row.  These one-day tournaments generate proceeds, which are used to make a generous donation to the Salvation Army’s children’s toy drive campaign. Just over $700 was raised at the most recent...

Kathleen Smith United Way Perth-Huron (UWPH) encourages Goderich and area residents to bundle up and walk on February 24. The Coldest Night of the Year (CNOY) is a family-friendly fundraising event in support of local people experiencing hurt, hunger and homelessness. “We’re very excited to have CNOY back for a fifth year,”...

Kathleen Smith The Salvation Army launched its 2023 Christmas Kettle Campaign at Zehrs Goderich on November 17. Last year the campaign raised over $68,000 to support local services. To meet increasing needs, the goal this year is $85,000. Mayor Trevor Bazinet made the first donation of the campaign, along with Zehrs Manager Jim...