The 2016 midsummer edition of Stops Along the Way features information about dozens of sites and events that can be taken in throughout the county. The magazine is available for free at local tourist locations and restaurants and in its digital form here.
In just under a year and a half, the brainchild of Blyth s Doug Scrimgeour has resulted in an estimated over $15 million worth of used fire and emergency medical services (EMS) equipment being repurposed to Mexico.
The Elementary School Fair in Belgrave was a success again this year, bringing out students from Maitland River Elementary School in Wingham, as well as Sacred Heart School for the first time this year.
Earlier this year Huron Chapel was approached by Ryerson University in Toronto to participate in the Halo Project. This particular component of the Halo Project wanted to measure the fiscal impact and value rural churches were having locally.
While the promise is that once redeveloped, the Blyth Memorial Hall courtyard will be better and more accessible than ever, it currently has a rather empty look to it, with grass, stone and steps being removed.
A Toronto-based group of actors and film crew members are currently splitting their time between Belgrave and Listowel shooting a film based on Michael Healey s The Drawer Boy, a play with strong roots in Huron County.
After the successful launch of Absent Landlord, Blyth Cowbell Brewing Company s flagship beer, the brewery is partnering with Scrimgeour s Food Market to mark the launch of its second offering: Doc Perdue s Bobcat.
Julie Sawchuk, the Blyth-area triathlete who was paralyzed last year after being hit by a car while training, is hoping to lead a team of Huron County cyclists in Greg s Ride in Milton late next month.
At last week s meeting, Huron County Council approved a grant to the Canadian Centre for Rural Creativity, a Blyth Culture and Arts Initiative 14 19 project, in the amount of $500,000 over the next five years.