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Veteran Ryder Cup golfer passes away

Londoner Len Foran, a long-time instructor at St. Marys G&CC, was 63 By Pat Payton Len Foran, a St. Marys Ryder Cup veteran and avid golf teacher, died on Saturday, Nov. 21 after a courageous battle with cancer. Foran, a London native, had just celebrated his 63rd birthday with his family. Foran competed in many…

Giving Tuesday 2020 All in the Cards

Sensitively responding to economic challenges brought about by COVID-19, St. Marys Giving Tuesday event organizers have opted for a one-of-a-kind Christmas card to help give back to our local community this December 1st. All proceeds from 2020 Giving Tuesday Christmas cards sales will specifically go to help fund United Way Huron-Perth programs in St. Marys.…

Need a little Christmas in Downtown St. Marys

In this year filled with challenges, we all need a little Christmas now. To generate some much needed cheer, BIA merchants have embraced the theme “Need a little Christmas? Come to St. Marys.” inviting local residents and visitors to safely celebrate the spirit of this holiday season throughout five weeks of widened festivities. BIA merchants…