Next stop Hong Kong for Valcke

Hong Kong – No stranger to Asia, as St. Marys resident Tom Valcke has taught baseball to coaches and players in Japan, Korea, Taiwan, China, Thailand, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Hong Kong over the past 30 years, the coach of George Brown College has taken a sabbatical to become the head coach of Hong…

Perth South Council recap

By Rob Edney Mayor Wilhelm called the March 6th meeting of Perth South Council to order at 9:30 a.m. A moment of reflection was observed, confirmation of Agenda was approved and no pecuniary interest was disclosed. The minutes of previous council meetings from February 15, 20 and 22, sub committees, public meetings, delegations from Upper…

Taxes to rise 2%

Average increase is $50 Town Treasurer Jim Brown presented the budget to Council at their last meeting and if there are no changes the budget will be passed at the March 13th Council meeting. The Town portion of the budget will see an increase of 2% which would mean an additional $60 on an average…