Community News from St. Marys and area.

PRC Spa Decommissioned

By Paul Dreossi, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The spa located in the PRC aquatic center has been closed for over a year due to several mechanical issues, primarily the leaking 52-meter drain pipe that serves the hot tub. With a leak rate of 570 liters per day, the spa was considered to be operating below…

Life Expo coming to St. Marys PRC this March

The Town of St. Marys will be home to a new event on Saturday, March 7, as the Life Expo debuts at the Pyramid Recreation Centre for a one-day, free admission event that showcases some of the region’s best health, recreation and lifestyle businesses. Coming off a successful five-year run in Lucan, the Expo has…

United Way expanding services in St. Marys

By Paul Dreossi, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter During the BIA meeting of January 20, local United Way Perth-Huron representative John Stevens described several initiatives that have been prioritized by the St. Marys Community Committee and local social service organizations. The issue of social isolation and unaffordable living, specifically the access to affordable and healthy food,…