News from around St. Marys.

My Cancer IQ

Online Screening Tool Promoted for Daffodil Month April is Daffodil Month, which promotes the awareness and prevention of cancer in Ontario. Throughout April, the Health Unit will be promoting the screening tool, “My Cancer IQ is a confidential, online tool that allows people to determine their risk for melanoma, breast, cervical, colorectal, kidney and lung…

Town warns of door-to-door water testing

Town Staff has been made aware that several residents have been visited or contacted by representatives offering free water testing. The individuals claim to be testing the quality of the water, looking for contaminants, and may claim to be affiliated with the Town of St. Marys or participating in a Town program. They will then…

What’s open and not this weekend!

With Friday being Good Friday, some will have an extra long weekend. Foodland and McDonald’s Independent Grocer are closed Good Friday and Easter Sunday, but are open on Saturday. The LCBO is closed Good Friday and Easter Monday but open Saturday. The Beer Store is closed Good Friday but open Saturday and Monday. The Post…

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…