Want to stop smoking? Help is closer than you may think stop smoking

Want to stop smoking? Help is closer than you may think

If you want help to stop smoking, finding the encouragement and support you need may be as close as your community professional. “It makes sense,” said Marie Chaves, Health Promoter with Lambton Public Health. “Clients see community professionals every day seeking valuable and timely information for themselves and their families. If the client smokes, professionals […]

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County museum staff reaching out as preparations for oil heritage exhibit take shape oil museum

County museum staff reaching out as preparations for oil heritage exhibit take shape

The Oil Museum of Canada is calling on the community to contribute to an upcoming virtual exhibit, being developed by the museum and its community partners for the Virtual Museums of Canada.  The exhibit regarding “Canada’s foreign oil drillers” is scheduled to launch in the spring of 2015 and will tell the story of local […]

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Volunteers and donations wanted for local fruit share program tasty-fruits-wallpapers_28115_1600x1200

Volunteers and donations wanted for local fruit share program

The Sarnia-Lambton Fruit Share is looking for volunteer fruit pickers and fruit donations. The program consists of volunteers who head out and pick fruit across the county. Typically, a third of the fruit picked goes to the picker, another third to the property owner, and the final third to a local charitable organization. Pickers can […]

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Lambton College firefighter combat team wraps up ‘hot summer’ of competition Ian cropped

Lambton College firefighter combat team wraps up ‘hot summer’ of competition

Under the direction of a brand new coaching staff, Lambton College’s firefighter combat team recently wrapped up a hot summer of competition that concluded at the Firefit National Championships in Longueuil, Quebec, last weekend (September 13-14). For the first time in the college’s history, the team is being coached by Lambton College Fire Sciences Technology […]

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Sarnia

Lambton College launches entrepreneurship incubator

Lambton College CEO Judith Morris

  In an ongoing commitment to foster the entrepreneurial spirit of students, faculty and staff, Lambton College has launched an initiative designed to inspire entrepreneurship activities on campus and in the community.Taking its cue from global business incubators, Lambton College’s “The Cube” was developed as an on-campus entrepreneurial hub in partnership with Enactus Lambton, which aims to […]

Sep 23, 2014 17:29

Lambton County

United Way approaching 45% of its $1.92 million goal

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By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton The United Way eclipsed the 40% level of the $1.92 million campaign this week and has set its sights on the 45% mark. I think we should hit the 45% level by Wednesday or Thursday, thanks in large part to the many industrial campaigns that have already kicked off, […]

Sep 22, 2014 12:19

Arts/Entertainment/Culture

THE SHOW: Celebrating 150 Episodes!

The Show  with David Burrows #150

An extra special edition. Episode #150 A behind the scenes look at “The Show”. Glenn MacKinnon and Adam miner take over “The Show” for this episode in order to ask David many personal questions about “The Show” A special dedication to the late “Ron Eckerman” and special footage of his last known interview with David. […]

Sep 19, 2014 3:43

Sports

OPINION: The real issue in the Ray Rice saga

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By JON MAILLET First off, yes…what Ray Rice did was certainly a terrible thing, it shouldn’t have happened, and hopefully won’t again. However, what the NFL and the Baltimore Ravens have done is far worse. No matter what you think of Ray Rice, he at least has accepted responsibility for his actions, has not tried […]

Sep 20, 2014 13:59

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THE SHOW: Celebrating 150 Episodes!

The Show  with David Burrows #150

An extra special edition. Episode #150 A behind the scenes look at “The Show”. Glenn MacKinnon and Adam miner take over “The Show” for this episode in order to ask David many personal questions about “The Show” A special dedication to the late “Ron Eckerman” and special footage of his last known interview with David. […]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #148

The Show with David Burrows #148

The Entertainment Scene: Sarnia Greekfest 2014. Ann Stirling shares information about Greekfest and a special musical guest! www.sarniagreekfest.com In The Community: Paul Maedel shares his love and passion for the game of pool! Apps with Mark Russell: Mark shares his knowledge and informaton about “NETFLIX” A special announcement about “THE SHOW” and how you can participate […]

Lambton College launches entrepreneurship incubator

Lambton College CEO Judith Morris

  In an ongoing commitment to foster the entrepreneurial spirit of students, faculty and staff, Lambton College has launched an initiative designed to inspire entrepreneurship activities on campus and in the community.Taking its cue from global business incubators, Lambton College’s “The Cube” was developed as an on-campus entrepreneurial hub in partnership with Enactus Lambton, which aims to […]

Sarnia all-candidates event being held today at Dante Club

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The Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce and the Seaway Kiwanis Club are hosting an all-candidates event today (Tuesday, September 22) at the Dante Club on London Road. The event begins at 11:30 a.m. and a $20 fee includes a lunch. The event, which will include presentations from candidates and a question and answer period, will run to 3:15 […]

Sarnia Police report 164 calls over weekend

Sarnia Police Service responded to 164 calls for service over the past weekend. Officers also conducted 22 traffic stops for various traffic violations. The 164 calls include: 9 – 911 Hang Ups 7 – Alarm Calls 2 – Break and Enters 9 – Disturb the Peace Calls 6 – Domestic/Family Disputes 5 – Motor Vehicle […]

United Way approaching 45% of its $1.92 million goal

unitedway

By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton The United Way eclipsed the 40% level of the $1.92 million campaign this week and has set its sights on the 45% mark. I think we should hit the 45% level by Wednesday or Thursday, thanks in large part to the many industrial campaigns that have already kicked off, […]

Want to stop smoking? Help is closer than you may think

stop smoking

If you want help to stop smoking, finding the encouragement and support you need may be as close as your community professional. “It makes sense,” said Marie Chaves, Health Promoter with Lambton Public Health. “Clients see community professionals every day seeking valuable and timely information for themselves and their families. If the client smokes, professionals […]

County museum staff reaching out as preparations for oil heritage exhibit take shape

oil museum

The Oil Museum of Canada is calling on the community to contribute to an upcoming virtual exhibit, being developed by the museum and its community partners for the Virtual Museums of Canada.  The exhibit regarding “Canada’s foreign oil drillers” is scheduled to launch in the spring of 2015 and will tell the story of local […]

OPINION: The real issue in the Ray Rice saga

image

By JON MAILLET First off, yes…what Ray Rice did was certainly a terrible thing, it shouldn’t have happened, and hopefully won’t again. However, what the NFL and the Baltimore Ravens have done is far worse. No matter what you think of Ray Rice, he at least has accepted responsibility for his actions, has not tried […]

Volunteers and donations wanted for local fruit share program

tasty-fruits-wallpapers_28115_1600x1200

The Sarnia-Lambton Fruit Share is looking for volunteer fruit pickers and fruit donations. The program consists of volunteers who head out and pick fruit across the county. Typically, a third of the fruit picked goes to the picker, another third to the property owner, and the final third to a local charitable organization. Pickers can […]

Lambton College firefighter combat team wraps up ‘hot summer’ of competition

Ian cropped

Under the direction of a brand new coaching staff, Lambton College’s firefighter combat team recently wrapped up a hot summer of competition that concluded at the Firefit National Championships in Longueuil, Quebec, last weekend (September 13-14). For the first time in the college’s history, the team is being coached by Lambton College Fire Sciences Technology […]

Sarnia Sting planning tailgate celebration as part of its Opening Night against Barrie Colts

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The 20th Anniversary Season celebrations for the Sarnia Sting Hockey Club will kick off on Friday, October 3 with a tailgate party outside the RBC Centre in Sarnia. Beginning at 3:00 p.m., the tailgate party will feature live music, games/contests for all age groups, and a Molson beer tent. The puck drops at 7:05 p.m. on […]