Wednesday, 28 May 2014 00:00

Josephine Street Planters Installed

A group of local business people gathered bright and early on May 28 to install planters and hanging baskets at businesses along Wingham's Josephine Street. This was one of the projects of the BIA's Curb Appeal subcommittee. Coordinated by the BIA's Doug Kuyvenhoven, the 100 planters and baskets were placed between 6 & 7 a.m., before the main traffic of the day started. Several positive comments have been received on the fresh appearance the flowers add to the storefronts. Pictured…
Thursday, 20 March 2014 23:15

Positive Outlook

Facebook came alive this week with the addition of the P.I.C.K. Wingham page, created by a local citizen. Instead of focusing only on negativity, this page focuses on the positive things about living, working and raising a family in Wingham. Check out the page at
by Marlene Leung, Beloved Canadian author Alice Munro says that winning this year's prestigious Nobel Prize for literature feels "wonderful." The Swedish Academy announced the decision Thursday, calling the 82-year-old author from Wingham, Ont., a "master of the contemporary short story." She is the first Canadian and the 13th woman to win the award. Saul Bellow, who was born in Quebec, won in 1973 as an American citizen. Reacting to news of her win Thursday morning, Munro told CP24…
Thursday, 10 October 2013 20:37

Wingham BIA Website Launch

We are pleased to launch the new Wingham BIA website. Up until now, news has been available on our Facebook page, and will continue to remain available there; however, we will now have additional resources on this website. This site will feature a business directory, a listing of vacant spaces, upcoming events listings, event tickets for sale, and much more! Check back often as we have a lot more to add!
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