Truck traffic group pushes for enforcement

This video posted to the Facebook page of the Citizens Against Bad Truck Traffic group in St. Marys shows a young girl after scuttling away from the sidewalk at the corner of Queen and James Street after it became clear this truck's rear wheels were going to jump the curb onto the sidewalk where she was standing.

Taking Steps Against Breast Cancer

Official piper Scott Matheson leads participants as they embark n the 2015 edition of the Taking Steps Against Breast Cancer march in St. Marys. This year’s event runs Saturday morning, Sept. 24, with opening ceremonies at 9:30 at Milt Dunnell Field.

Bell tower reconstruction

Town of St. Marys building officials Grant Brouwer and Jason Silcox invited the Journal Argus to scale the iconic Town Hall bell tower — both the exterior scaffolding that's currently in place to facilitate an ongoing reconstruction project; and the interior staircases. Brouwer expects the lifting back into place within the next couple weeks of the upper clay-tiled section containing the bell.

A lighter shade of green

At one point earlier this week, three distinct shades of green could be observed on the Water Street Bridge. But the expected final shade can be seen in this photo from Monday afternoon, on the top and upper right.

Town Hall tiles to go up for auction

The red clay-tile portion of the iconic bell tower atop St. Marys Town Hall is shown on June 30 of this year, after being lowered from its great height to the street below so it can be taken away and refurbished. The tower has not yet been put back in place, but the tiles — which are being replaced in their original form — will be auctioned in a Museum fundraiser.

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