|Free Residential Garbage Drop Off Announcement|
| NEWS RELEASE Free Residential Drop-off dates for October 2019
Corner Brook, NL, 26 September 2019 - The Western Regional Service Board, operators of Western
Regional Waste Management, announces two dates for the Free .... [Read more]
|Updated: Friday, October 18, 2019 1:02 pm|
|Business Permit Issued - Public Notice|
|A business permit was issued to Back Home Cannabis/Biome with approval in principle pending Service NL permitting requirements and licensing for a retail cannabis location at 160 Main Street. The permit meets the zoning requirements and is published .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Friday, October 18, 2019 11:20 am|
|Grand Opening Rita's Tea Room & Cafe|
|Today October 17th, 2019 Mayor Danny Conway was on hand to cut the ribbon for the Grand Opening of Rita's Tea Room & Cafe. The event was very well attended. The Owner/Operator Theresa Hoskins-Chubb has worked tirerlessly for the past .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Friday, October 18, 2019 11:02 am|
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The Town of St. George’s is a community of 1203 people - located on the southeastern shore of Flat Bay. It is approximately 17 km from Stephenville (the largest community and service centre in the region) and 136 km from Channel – Port Aux Basques (the gateway to Newfoundland). The closest communities are Stephenville Crossing and Flat Bay.
The average household size is 2.7, and the estimated number of private dwellings is 541. Of the 1,203 persons in St. George’s, over 55% of our community are proud to belong to the Mi'kmaq Nation; most of our linage hail from the Webb's, Young's, Benoit's, Brake's, King's, Oliver's, Stride's, Muise's and Bernard families. A full recap of history can be seen at the beautiful K’Taqmkuk Mi’kmaw Cultural Historic Museum located in the St. George's Indian Band Building (formerly the old court house).
Some information was taken from Statistics Canada (2016 Profile).