SMCP’s Cabaret receives 13 nominations, 5 awards at WODL Awards Gala March 19

Pictured, from left, are: Maggie Whitcroft (Producer), Tania Harvey (winner – costumes), John Stevens (cast), Angela Wettlaufer (cast), Ann Jackson (winner – Cameo performance and Kit Kat Girl), Don Van Galen (Producer and cast), Shawn Harvey (costumes and crew), Kristen Keller (cast), Denise Fergusson (dialogue coach), Melissa Metler (cast), Josey Christmas (winner – Kit Kat…

Curling Playoffs Underway

As winter turns to spring and the St. Marys Curling Club begins to wind down its 150th anniversary season, here’s a look at the 2016 playoff picture: Open Competitive League Wednesday night (just after we went to press) featured the semi-finals of the Open Competitive League. In one semi-final, Ron Ferguson’s team of deadly accurate…

Sour Gripes

TIDE TURNS I’m certain it’s another sign of getting a little long in the tooth. With the approach of Easter my mind wandered back the past few days of the weeks leading up to the celebration in years long past. It has been so long since we religiously followed Shrove Tuesday not simply as “Pancake…

Cocktail celebration on Grand Trunk Bridge planned

Event to be held June 24th The St. Marys Hospital Foundation is planning a unique event to be held on the longest day of the year. Andrea Macko, on behalf of the Foundation, made a presentation to Council on Tuesday night outlining the initial plans for the event. As part of a ‘Recognition Celebration” the…

March is Kidney Month

1 in 10 Canadians has kidney disease. You could be one. To find out if you are at risk, take the online assessment at www.kidney.ca/risk The Kidney Foundation of Canada has volunteers canvassing door to door this month . Please be generous with a money donation when one knocks on your door. In the photo…

Letter to the Editor

As someone who lives on Church St. North I am concerned about what I have heard regarding the intersection of Queen and Church Streets. Apparently, the time required to cross Church Street on foot is too long given that the intersection is a bit wider. Church Street presently has parking on both sides which accommodates…