News from around St. Marys.

A summary of your priorities for the Town

Thanks to all who took the time to send us your thoughts on what the Town should do at budget time. Not surprisingly, many people agreed that Emily Street and the Wellington Street Bridge were high priorities. As some pointed out St. Marys is getting bigger and roads and bridges should be in a first…

The OPP Perth County Festive Ride Results

The 2016 Annual Festive R.I.D.E (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) Campaign has come to a close and the Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Detachment continues to strive to keep County roadways safe from alcohol and drug impaired drivers. Perth County OPP officers conducted a total of 105 checkpoints during the campaign that commenced on November…

Blue Monday

By Stephanie Martin It is almost time for Blue Monday, apparently the most depressing day of the year. This year it is calculated to be on January 16th. This non-scientifically formulated date is not on the same day every year, but calculated it is around the third Monday of January (by the winter/mental health experts),…