OPP release photo of Petrolia bank robbery suspect cibc bank robbery suspect

OPP release photo of Petrolia bank robbery suspect

Lambton OPP has released a photo of a man being sought in connection with Wednesday afternoon’s bank robbery at the CIBC branch in Petrolia with the hope that the public may be able to help in the identification of the suspect. The incident, which occurred at about 2:30 p.m., involved a single suspect, who is [...]

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Police seeking help in solving bike theft bike stolen sarnia police

Police seeking help in solving bike theft

Sarnia Police are asking the public’s help in identifying the person responsible for stealing a DIADORA brand men’s mountain bike from the rear of a business on Christina Street last Friday (July 18). The incident is said to have occurred at about 10:30 a.m. when a suspect used bolt cutters to remove the lock on [...]

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Open Pairs competition has bowlers from London, Sarnia taking trophy IMG_2401

Open Pairs competition has bowlers from London, Sarnia taking trophy

Winners of this past weekend’s D.J. Robb Funeral Home Tournament were London bowler Scott Fisher (left) and Jim Foley of Sarnia. The event for Open Pairs teams was held Sat. July 19, with visitors from London and Dresden finishing in the second and third positions. Lawn bowling action continues throughout the summer at the lawn [...]

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Kenwick on the Lake plays host to Wednesday night Summer Music Series Kenwick1

Kenwick on the Lake plays host to Wednesday night Summer Music Series

The City of Sarnia Parks and Recreation Department is bringing the musical sounds of local talent to Bright’s Grove. The Kenwick on the Lake Summer Music Series runs every other Wednesday evening at 7:30 p.m. until the end of August. The series officially kicked off on July 16 with Rob Dickson and Friends, and will [...]

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Sarnia

Company fined following death of worker nearly two years ago

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A Sarnia company has been fined after pleading guilty to a failure to ensure proper working conditions that resulted in the death of one of its workers. Plank Road Auto Wreckers, which was charged under the Occupational Health and Safety Act, will pay $60,000 plus a 25% victim surcharge. The worker, Shane Hackett, who was [...]

Jul 23, 2014 17:29

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OPP release photo of Petrolia bank robbery suspect

cibc bank robbery suspect

Lambton OPP has released a photo of a man being sought in connection with Wednesday afternoon’s bank robbery at the CIBC branch in Petrolia with the hope that the public may be able to help in the identification of the suspect. The incident, which occurred at about 2:30 p.m., involved a single suspect, who is [...]

Jul 23, 2014 23:06

Arts/Entertainment/Culture

Rock The Park starting new tradition

Rock The Park XI

For 2014, Rock the Park is starting a new tradition by joining forces with BX93 and adding an additional night on Wednesday, July 23rd for the Gone Country Music Festival allowing for country fans to come down to Harris Park to enjoy great country music and help raise funds for Bethanys Hope Foundation. In the fall of 2013, [...]

Jul 21, 2014 23:00

Sports

8-Ball Summer Fun League week #4

Sarnia Summer 8-ball fun league

The original Rack n Roll summer fun league continues into week #4 Teams occasionally need spares. Both men and women are welcome. The fall league will begin in late October and the league is now accepting new players and teams. For information and details contact Paul Maedel at 519-333-9990   This weeks stats are as [...]

Jul 21, 2014 15:52

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THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #141

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Bridge Bash Highlights! The Entertainment Scene: Catacomb Castaway who performed at Indiefest Round1 talk about their musical influences and share their music. In The Community: Tyler Rotteau talks about an upcoming event to support Kids Help Phone in Sarnia. Indiefest updates and more! www.twitter.com/davburrows www.facebook.com/theshowsarnia www.indiefest.ca www.kidshelpphone.ca www.cheekymonkeysarnia.ca

OPP release photo of Petrolia bank robbery suspect

cibc bank robbery suspect

Lambton OPP has released a photo of a man being sought in connection with Wednesday afternoon’s bank robbery at the CIBC branch in Petrolia with the hope that the public may be able to help in the identification of the suspect. The incident, which occurred at about 2:30 p.m., involved a single suspect, who is [...]

Company fined following death of worker nearly two years ago

Hackettphotoweb

A Sarnia company has been fined after pleading guilty to a failure to ensure proper working conditions that resulted in the death of one of its workers. Plank Road Auto Wreckers, which was charged under the Occupational Health and Safety Act, will pay $60,000 plus a 25% victim surcharge. The worker, Shane Hackett, who was [...]

Afternoon bank heist results in lockdown of downtown Petrolia

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Lambton OPP say they are continuing to investigate the robbery of the Petrolia CIBC branch, which occurred Wednesday afternoon (July 23) at about 2:30 p.m. A local media alert had indicated several blocks near the bank had been cordoned off by police. Police say an unknown man entered the bank and produced what appeared to [...]

Can you identify the people breaking into St. Vincent de Paul store?

Sarnia Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying suspects depicted in a surveillance video. In the incident, which occurred at about 2:30 a.m. on Friday, July 11, suspects are seen entering the St. Vincent de Paul Store on Davis Street. They are alleged to have stolen a skateboard, watches and other items. While [...]

Police seeking help in solving bike theft

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Sarnia Police are asking the public’s help in identifying the person responsible for stealing a DIADORA brand men’s mountain bike from the rear of a business on Christina Street last Friday (July 18). The incident is said to have occurred at about 10:30 a.m. when a suspect used bolt cutters to remove the lock on [...]

OPP investigating two stolen vehicle incidents

Lambton OPP is continuing its investigations of two stolen vehicles, one that occurred Tuesday late afternoon in St. Clair Township and another early Wednesday morning in Lambton Shores that was involved in a single vehicle crash. In Tuesday’s incident, which occurred around 5 p.m., OPP had been notified of a stolen Ford F-350 truck that [...]

Jared Fedora hopes to be sitting in Council seat come this fall

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Local resident Jared Fedora added his name to the ballot for city councillor for the upcoming municipal election. “I feel that it’s time for a fresh face, a fresh perspective on City Council” Fedora says. He’s quick to add that the city has changed – even over the past four years – noting that many [...]

There are ways to ‘improve your home’s mood’

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After a long day at work are you looking for an oasis to come home to? By making a few changes in your home you can improve your mood and make your home feel like a retreat. 1. Plants One of the least expensive ways you can improve your mood is by adding plants to [...]

Open Pairs competition has bowlers from London, Sarnia taking trophy

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Winners of this past weekend’s D.J. Robb Funeral Home Tournament were London bowler Scott Fisher (left) and Jim Foley of Sarnia. The event for Open Pairs teams was held Sat. July 19, with visitors from London and Dresden finishing in the second and third positions. Lawn bowling action continues throughout the summer at the lawn [...]

Kenwick on the Lake plays host to Wednesday night Summer Music Series

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The City of Sarnia Parks and Recreation Department is bringing the musical sounds of local talent to Bright’s Grove. The Kenwick on the Lake Summer Music Series runs every other Wednesday evening at 7:30 p.m. until the end of August. The series officially kicked off on July 16 with Rob Dickson and Friends, and will [...]