Dec2828/12/2011 9:10:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 130, we look ahead to a new season of Take Time Programs which are organized to offer village residents some respite from the winter blues and we look back on the year that was - this week a review of Jan. 19 to May 4.

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Dec2121/12/2011 8:31:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 129, with preparations winding down for this weekend's Christmas celebration we take a look ahead at some activities planned in the New Year. And for our photo story, we go home for Christmas in story and song. Happy Holidays everyone!

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Dec1414/12/2011 8:57:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 128, we learn about an event being held this Sunday to raise funds and donations for two food banks including Bayfield's own "Feed My Sheep". In our photo story, we keep our elbows off the table and our napkin in our lap because it's Breakfast with Santa time!

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Dec707/12/2011 8:00:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 127, the holiday calendar is filling up fast with traditional events like Breakfast with Santa and the Candlelight Cantata just a few days away and if you've still some gifts to purchase read closely, many organizations are offering some unique gift ideas as well as some inspired ways to help those facing difficulty this holiday season. And in our photo story, we take part in the Bayfield Lions' Club's Annual Christmas Turkey Bingo. p>

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Nov3030/11/2011 7:43:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 126, preparations for Christmas continue with some traditional events like Turkey Bingo and Breakfast with Santa now visible on the calendar and some new family traditions being established like a special book reading to raise money for local food banks...learn more in our current issue. Plus ever wish you could jump on a freighter and take a voyage on the upper Great Lakes?  Well, Phil and Ilse Gemeinhardt got to do just that and Phil shares their experience in this week's photo story.

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Nov2323/11/2011 7:41:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 125, there seems to be a consistent theme running through this week's issue - the season of giving - many organizations are offering some unique gift ideas as well as some inspired ways to help those facing difficulty this holiday season. And in our photo story, at the dawn of First Advent we take a walk down Main Street with members of the Photography Club of Bayfield and look at all the pretty lights. 

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Nov1616/11/2011 8:56:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 124, we look back on the whirlwind weekend that kick starts the holiday season in this village every year, yes folks, Christmas has begun in Bayfield!

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Nov909/11/2011 8:04:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 123, preparations are in full swing as Christmas begins in Bayfield this coming weekend, it will soon be time to dust off the Santa hat and head to the tree lighting and parade the perfect incentive to get into the festive spirit. In our photo story, we attend the village Remembrance Day Service held on Nov. 6 and pay homage to those individuals who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.

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Nov202/11/2011 8:33:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 122, we learn the results of the Community in Blooms Provincial Competition in which Bluewater participated for the second consecutive year and in our photo story we investigate a murder over dinner at the Bayfield Town Hall.

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Oct2626/10/2011 8:20:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 121, we visit the Archives Room on Main Street to see how it has been transformed into an even more welcoming place to learn about local history and in our photo story we flip through some of the pages of the newly released Bayfield Calendar for 2012. 

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Oct1919/10/2011 8:27:00 AM by Dennis Pal

 In Issue 120, we find ourselves in the heart of autumn with fall tree plantings beginning and BACC calendar sales a harbinger of the new year ahead. In our photo story we take a closer look at a true Bayfield fall tradition - the Rainbow Trout Derby.

 

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Oct1212/10/2011 8:45:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 119, we prepare our fishing lures for the Bayfield Lions' Club's Rainbow Trout Derby. And in our photo story, we visit some of the residents of the Bayfield Mews, an adult retirement community that is on the grow at the south end of the village. 

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Oct505/10/2011 7:23:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 118, Thanksgiving Weekend is nearly upon us and don't we have much in this community to be thankful for! This week we follow up on a very busy weekend just past including a mini-photo story on the Celebration of First Nations as well as a photo story on the Festival of Fitness and Art in Bayfield. Special thanks to our guest photographers Maggie Brennen and Dennis Pal for covering these events.  

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Sep2828/09/2011 8:00:00 AM by Dennis Pal

 Issue 117, we dare anyone to say they are bored at any point this coming weekend with the Festival of Fitness and Art, the Celebration of First Nations and the Bayfield Optimist's "Bids 4 Kids" Auction all being within the confines of Friday to Sunday. Get out and enjoy!!

 

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Sep2121/09/2011 8:34:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 116, autumn officially arrives this week and so does the start of fall activities and fundraisers. Read all about the goings on in this week's Bayfield Breeze. And in our photo story we take a closer look at an annual event that this year proved to be a resounding success - the Terry Fox Run 

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Sep1414/09/2011 8:29:00 AM by Dennis Pal

 In Issue 115, lace up your sneakers for it is time to get running with events such as this weekend's Terry Fox Run and the upcoming Festival of Fitness and Art in Bayfield. In the photo story, we learn more about this Festival and get a sneak preview at some of the art being auction off during "Breastworks". 

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Sep707/09/2011 8:46:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 114, with September comes a return to routine but there are plenty of activities planned in the Bayfield area to prevent anyone from getting bored. Read all about them in this week's Bayfield Breeze. For our photo story, we visit the Bayfield Anglers Association's Rainbow Trout hatchery on release day! 

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Aug3131/08/2011 7:48:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 113, we learn about the many ways you can contribute to Goderich Tornado Relief. In our photo story, we go on a year end adventure with Bayfield Guiding - lions, and tigers and bears - oh, my! 

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Aug2424/08/2011 8:24:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 112, we will always remember where we were on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2011 at 4 p.m. - our hearts go out to our neighbors to the north. And in our photo stories, a look back on the 155th Bayfield Fall Fair.

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Aug1717/08/2011 7:35:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 111, the Bayfield Fall Fair is set for this weekend, and both visitors and residents alike, won't want to miss a minute of it . Where are the best spots to view the parade? What time is the sheep show? What amusements will be offered?All these questions and others are answered in this week's edition of the Bayfield Breeze. In our photo story, we take a stroll through the booths at the Country Flea Market offered on Sundays in Agriculture Park.  

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Aug1010/08/2011 7:56:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 110, we learn about some fun ways kids can fill their summer days by attending an extreme adventure day camp and we begin the countdown to the Bayfield Fall Fair. In our photo story, we do a little shopping at the Bayfield Antiques Show and Sale. 

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Aug303/08/2011 8:10:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 109, the calendar page may have turned to August but there is still plenty of summer fun left in the village, check out this week's Bayfield Breeze for all the details. And in our photo story, lace up your sneakers and fasten your helmet, we're heading to Pioneer Park for the annual 5 KM Fun Run, Walk & Roll.

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Jul2727/07/2011 9:06:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 108, we are introduced to new business owner, Jeff Miller of Bluewater Huron Home Inspection; and in our photo story we look at early Bayfield through the eyes of an artist at the turn of the 20th century.

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Jul2020/07/2011 9:08:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 107, we take a closer look at the proposed plan for the Bayfield Public Library and in our photo story we visit Clan Gregor Square for a stroll through the Thunderbirds.

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Jul1313/07/2011 8:15:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 106, so how many lines did you find yourself in this past weekend? The line for the Rummage Sale, the line for the Firemen's Breakfast, the line for face painting, the line of corvettes? Bayfield could have been Disney World North on Friday and Saturday - but like a Disney ride - the wait was worth it - the bargains were aplenty, the breakfast was appetizing, the face painting stellar and the corvettes just plain fun. Learn all about these many happenings in this week's issue.

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Jul606/07/2011 8:09:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 105, Summer is in full gear with nine can't miss events happening in the village between Friday night and Sunday morning! It is a jammed pack weekend of summer fun and you can read all about it in this week's issue. For our photo story, we visit the Bayfield International Croquet Club and learn a little about the club's rich history.

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Jun2929/06/2011 7:46:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 104, we raise the Blue Flag over the Main Beach and Bluewater Marina. In our photo story, we reveal the homes and buildings featured in our 100th Issue Celebration Contest. Coincidently, a number of these places are on the historic walking tours that begin for the summer season on Saturday morning.

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Jun2222/06/2011 8:06:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 103, summer is here and no place is it more evident than in the listing of upcoming village events many of which are featured in this week's issue. In our photo story, we celebrate the arrival of the warm and sunny season with a stroll down Main Street for the Sail and Canvas Festival.

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Jun1515/06/2011 7:27:00 AM by Dennis Pal

Issue 102, we anticipate this weekend's Sail and Canvas Festival - a sure sign that summer is less than a week away. In our photo story, we lace up our sneakers for the third annual Safe Harbour Run.

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Jun808/06/2011 8:56:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 101, as the temperatures warm up and the sun bursts through the clouds the village is buzzing with activity including festivals for music, art and authors. There is something for everyone - even the dogs, as noted in this week's photo story.

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Jun101/06/2011 7:27:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 100 - yes, Issue 100! To celebrate this milestone scroll down to the usual home of Pixilated for a fun contest that will have you scouring the village studying century old architecture. And in our photo story, we go to court this week to retry a century old murder as the Bayfield Historical Society presented the play, Murder at the Albion Hotel: The Retrial of Fred Elliott.

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May2525/05/2011 7:24:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 99, visitors and locals alike better never grumble that there is nothing to do in Bayfield in the spring! There is plenty to fill any social calendar. Learn more about upcoming live theatre productions, films, barbecues, dinners, concerts, golf tournaments and motorcycle rallies in this week's Bayfield Breeze. And in our photo story, check out all the highlights of the Duck Race hosted by the Bayfield Optimist Club this past weekend.

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May1818/05/2011 7:52:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 98, we remember two very special contributors to village life and in our photo story, we join in the celebration as The Bayfield Tree Project breaks ground.

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May1111/05/2011 7:35:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 97, there is plenty on the village calendar and now is the time to start planning from a variety of evening entertainments - will it be a musical concert or a theatrical production? Why not both! In our photo story, we take a look at some of the antics from the Bayfield Optimist Club's Ladies Night fundraiser.

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May404/05/2011 7:53:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 96, the village is springing back to life with a myriad of activities scheduled for the next few weeks. Read further for all the details. In our photo story, we tour the Home and Garden show that took over the Bayfield Arena and Community Centre this past weekend.

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Apr2727/04/2011 7:37:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 95, Spring is here, albeit not temperature wise but that isn't stopping the fever of activities going on in the village in the next little while. Read all about them in this week's issue. Plus check out a rite of Spring in our photo story - the annual Easter Egg hunt was captured in pictures.

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Apr2020/04/2011 8:50:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 94, we look forward in anticipation to the Easter Weekend, area church congregations are ready to rejoice and area youngsters are ready to head out on a traditional chocolate hunt or two. In our photo story, we learn that people collect the darndest things and they are passionate about it!

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Apr1313/04/2011 12:00:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 93, we learn about the rites of spring in the village with information about such activities as the Historical Society's Collectors Exhibition and Show that is set for this weekend. In our photo story, we join members of Bayfield Guiding in cleaning up the neighborhood.

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Apr606/04/2011 10:00:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 92, we learn what two local students are doing to help reduce our carbon foot print through science; and we are introduced to The Bayfield Tree Project.

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Mar3030/03/2011 7:45:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 91, guest writer, Sarah Koopmans, shares details on an encounter she had with singer, Hannah Georgas, at the Bayfield Town Hall. In our feature story, Coach Steve Schroeder tells us all about the last game leading to the BCH Pee Wee Rep Ice Dogs OMHA Championship Title.  

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Mar2323/03/2011 8:18:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 90, we look forward to the Bayfield Historical Society's 11th annual Collector's Show and Exhibition. Plus we feature a former Bayfield resident, who is running toward a cure for Leukemia and Lymphoma.

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Mar1616/03/2011 8:53:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 89, we learn first hand about one man's experiences during the earthquake in Japan thanks to the generosity of his parent's who live locally and were willing to share his compelling words with us. In our photo story, we indulge in a few spoonfuls of chili and all the fun surrounding the annual Bayfield Optimist Club's Chili Cook-off.

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Mar909/03/2011 8:43:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 88, we look forward to some upcoming local events which are true harbingers of spring: the chili cook-off, canoe rally, Earth Hour concert and soccer registration are all highlighted. In our photo story, we visit the Bayfield Community Centre to see first hand how some local residents have been working to stay in shape over the winter months.

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Mar202/03/2011 8:27:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 87, we learn about a grant for local safe drinking water projects available through our local conservation authorities and in our photo story we buy a ticket for "A Night at the Movies" as presented by the members of the Bayfield Figure Skating Club.

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Feb2323/02/2011 9:06:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 86, after much anticipation Soups On, Bayfield happened on Sunday and it was a resounding success with 20 entries and 200 eager taste-testers! Learn more in this week's photo story. And in our news section, closet and emerging artists are invited to take part in an exhibition at the Goderich Co-operative Gallery; many Bayfield area artists often display their work there - and they say, the more the merrier!

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Feb1616/02/2011 8:12:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 81, we look forward to sleigh rides and snowshoeing, two delights that only winter can bring! And for our photo story we travel to Patagonia and Antarctica by camera.

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Feb909/02/2011 8:20:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 84, if you're looking for something different to do to celebrate Valentines' Day the BRVTA invites you to consider a snowshoe outing on Feb. 13; an activity that is not only good for your sweetheart but your heart as well. In our photo story, we venture down to the Main Beach area so that summer folks and snowbirds can see what they are missing out on - we're frozen in February!

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Feb202/02/2011 8:50:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 83, we look forward to community events being planned for the Family Day long weekend, dust off the snowshoes and ice skates and then after the exercise head to the town hall for some soup sampling. Sounds like a great way to celebrate family! In our photo story, more than 40 people got a head start on the exercise this past weekend when they strapped on their snowshoes and headed out on the Varna Nature Trails with the BRVTA.

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Jan2626/01/2011 8:21:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 82, we take a look at the many opportunities for village residents to stay warm during the coldest days of January. And in our feature story, we hear some extraordinary stories from Ken Larone regarding his newspaper career.

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Jan1919/01/2011 8:23:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 81, we look forward to sleigh rides and snowshoeing, two delights that only winter can bring! And for our photo story we travel to Patagonia and Antarctica by camera

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Jan1212/01/2011 8:55:00 AM by Dennis Pal

In Issue 80, we learn about a number of events being planned in the next few weeks to help combat the winter blahs; there are informative lectures, snowshoe walks and even an opportunity to indulge in a good, hot bowl of soup - check out the Bayfield Breeze for all the details. In our photo story we take one last look at 2010...

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Jan505/01/2011 7:24:00 AM by Dennis Pal
In Issue 79, we celebrate with a local wedding photographer who has been recognized nationally and prepare to take time for a trip to Antarctica and Patagonia. In our photo story, we look back on spring and summer 2010.
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