News from around St. Marys.

St. Marys rink wins provincial tankard curling title

From left are St. Marys Curling Club members and 2016 Women’s Tankard Provincial Champs Laura Leitch, Kristin DeBrabandere, Catherine Wallis, Amie Shackleton, Charlene Haluk-McMahon, Melanie DeSchutter, Lindsay McLeod, and Christine Hinsperger. On Saturday, April 9 and Sunday, April 10, a team of 8 curlers from the St. Marys Curling Club participated in the Ontario Curling…

New Director of Emergency Services/Fire Chief appointed

Starts May 6th On Tuesday, April 12, St. Marys Town Council officially appointed the Town’s new Director of Emergency Services/Fire Chief. Richard Anderson has been appointed to the position. Anderson will be joining the Town from the civilian fire department located at Canadian Forces Base Borden where he is currently in the role of Deputy…

Procedural By-Law for Town revised

No swans and maybe no winners on fire truck Town CAO Brent Kittmer presented a completely revised Procedural By-Law to the Committee of the Whole on Tuesday for consideration. Included in the recommendations are a proposed code of conduct for the Mayor and Councillors, a schedule for meetings, regulations for delegations and a question period,…

SMCP’s The Importance of Being Earnest

If you’re up for a renewing, invigorating, fun spring experience, take in a show at St. Marys Town Hall Theatre and have a few laughs, April 21 – May 1. With: Elizabeth Cooper, Julia Gwyn, David James, Doug Loucks, Dan Rankin, Dave Ryde, Ryan Stewart, Charlene Van Veen and Don Wells. Tickets now on sale…

90th Rural Urban Night

Pictured with 2015 Service Above Self Award winner Ray Bennett, are Linda Schuyler (top, right) and Maurice Oliver (above right), who were 2016 Service Above Self Award recipients Saturday at the Rotary Club of St. Marys’ 90th Rural Urban Night event. The group saw a record attendance of almost 400 for the event, at which…

2016 Stanley Cup Playoff Predictions

Hockey Pool Champ foresees Capital Victory Predictions by Ron Renning (Winner of our Regular Season Hockey Pool) Ron Renning knows hockey. He proved it in February when he won the Molson Canadian Anything for Hockey contest, and he proved it again last week when he won our regular season hockey pool. Therefore, as we met…