Howard Fox Memorial Pool Grand Opening

The grand opening of the Howard Fox Memorial Pool was held on Friday, July 14 with about 100 visitors present to take advantage of the beautiful warm day. City officials and local businesses came out to share in the ribbon cutting event. From left to right: Emily Mitchell, Kylie Donovan, John LaPointe, Katie Erskine, Michelle Stanhope of Marden's, City Manager Jim Porter, Ron Gardner of Machias Savings Bank, Randy McCormick, Emily Lee of International Buy & Sell Currency Exchange, Recreation Director Craig Morrison, John Coswell of Dunkin Donuts, Mayor Billy Howard, Logan Huckins, Kobey Gillespie, Casey Donovan, Kyle Richard, and Katie Cavanaugh. (Photo by Lura Jackson).

Among the 99 visitors to the pool that came to celebrate in its official grand opening of the Howard Fox Memorial Pool in Calais and to enjoy some cool relief from the warm summer sun were these young pool enthusiasts. (Photo by Lura Jackson)