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Finding magic in the holiday season

By DANIELLE COOPER The holiday season was my favourite time of year growing up. As a child, I surprisingly never got overly excited about presents (they were more or less just an added bonus.) For me, the holidays were more about the joy and excitement of the magic that Christmas brought. I can remember staring […]

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SLOAN rocks ‘RUSTIC’ Sloan at RUSTIC

SLOAN rocks ‘RUSTIC’

SLOAN the Toronto based rock quartet performed this past Friday at ‘RUSTIC’ in Sarnia. Currently on their “Commonwealth’ tour the 15-song solo-sided, double album devotes one side to each band member and is meant to be enjoyed as a Double Vinyl. SLOAN played and exciting 2 hour show to a nearly full capacity crowd. More […]

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Erie Otters defeat Sarnia Sting in 7-1 game Friday sting erie otters 11-21

Erie Otters defeat Sarnia Sting in 7-1 game Friday

By DAVE BORODY The Erie Otters may not have superstar Connor McDavid in the lineup for a while, but they are still a good hockey team. The Otters scored a 7-1 victory over the Sarnia Sting, Friday night in front of 2,848 fans at the RBC Centre. Erie scored on their first shot on goal […]

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‘Absolute bright light’ celebrates her 100th birthday at Fairwinds Lodge Photo courtesy Kerry Belliveau.

‘Absolute bright light’ celebrates her 100th birthday at Fairwinds Lodge

It was a joyous occasion at Fairwinds Lodge Retirement Residence on Thursday, November 20 as team members, fellow residents and the family of Irma Kern all came together to celebrate her 100th birthday. Irma, who has lived at Fairwinds Lodge since 2011, is involved in daily activities and is “an absolute bright light here” as described by […]

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Sarnia

Finding magic in the holiday season

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By DANIELLE COOPER The holiday season was my favourite time of year growing up. As a child, I surprisingly never got overly excited about presents (they were more or less just an added bonus.) For me, the holidays were more about the joy and excitement of the magic that Christmas brought. I can remember staring […]

Nov 25, 2014 9:47

Lambton County

United Way at 84% of goal as campaigns continue

By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton A sure sign the United Way campaign is winding down is the organizing of the Loaned Representative‘s last week. Each year, the United Way of Sarnia-Lambton, like most United Ways in North America, rely heavily on the Loaned Representative Program.  We are always sad to see […]

Nov 24, 2014 11:51

Arts/Entertainment/Culture

SLOAN rocks ‘RUSTIC’

Sloan at RUSTIC

SLOAN the Toronto based rock quartet performed this past Friday at ‘RUSTIC’ in Sarnia. Currently on their “Commonwealth’ tour the 15-song solo-sided, double album devotes one side to each band member and is meant to be enjoyed as a Double Vinyl. SLOAN played and exciting 2 hour show to a nearly full capacity crowd. More […]

Nov 23, 2014 10:24

Sports

Sarnia Sting send Saginaw Spirit home with 5-3 defeat

By DAVE BORODY It’s strange sometimes how hockey games can be decided. Take Sunday’s match between the Sarnia Sting and Saginaw Spirit. The Sting did not hold a lead in the game until the 14:22 mark of the third period. That’s when Sting defenceman Anthony DeAngelo scored his team’s fourth goal of the game. That […]

Nov 24, 2014 8:44

Recent Articles

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #159

The Show with David Burrows #159

Intro: Comedy Hypnotist Robert Maxwell a BIG hit!Williams Pastry delivers some Christmas treats!The Entertainment Scene:A Christmas Carol director Anthony Fracalanza shares details of the classic tale to be performed on stage starting Nov. 21st at The Imperial Theatre Sarnia. www.imperialtheatre.net In The Community: The 2nd annual Harmony For Youth Charity Gala will be held at Boston […]

‘Volunteer Toll’ program on again this weekend in support of efforts to control drunk driving

Natalie Andrews, who heads the Sarnia-Lambton chapter of MADD—Mothers Against Drunk Driving—is herself a victim of a drunk driving incident.

In a program that began in Sarnia-Lambton and has spread throughout the Mothers Against Drunk Driving network, the annual “Volunteer Toll” program to raise funds for awareness and support toward the issue of drunk driving is being held this weekend. Volunteers from MADD as well as police officers, plus students from Lambton College involved in fire […]

Finding magic in the holiday season

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By DANIELLE COOPER The holiday season was my favourite time of year growing up. As a child, I surprisingly never got overly excited about presents (they were more or less just an added bonus.) For me, the holidays were more about the joy and excitement of the magic that Christmas brought. I can remember staring […]

Seven Imperial workers were stuck in elevator for two hours following power failure

Imperial Oil says seven workers at its Sarnia chemical plant were stuck in an elevator for just over two hours after a power failure Monday morning caused the elevator to be stuck around the second storey of an operating unit. The power failure occurred at about 9:15 a.m. and the workers were freed at 11:25 […]

United Way at 84% of goal as campaigns continue

By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton A sure sign the United Way campaign is winding down is the organizing of the Loaned Representative‘s last week. Each year, the United Way of Sarnia-Lambton, like most United Ways in North America, rely heavily on the Loaned Representative Program.  We are always sad to see […]

Sarnia Police report weekend service calls

Sarnia Police responded to 137 calls for service over the weekend. Officers also conducted 11 traffic stops for various traffic violations. The service also took 6 reports of theft from motor vehicles. In 5 of those incidents the vehicles were left unlocked with valuables left inside. Sarnia Police would like to remind everyone to “Lock […]

Sarnia Sting send Saginaw Spirit home with 5-3 defeat

By DAVE BORODY It’s strange sometimes how hockey games can be decided. Take Sunday’s match between the Sarnia Sting and Saginaw Spirit. The Sting did not hold a lead in the game until the 14:22 mark of the third period. That’s when Sting defenceman Anthony DeAngelo scored his team’s fourth goal of the game. That […]

SLOAN rocks ‘RUSTIC’

Sloan at RUSTIC

SLOAN the Toronto based rock quartet performed this past Friday at ‘RUSTIC’ in Sarnia. Currently on their “Commonwealth’ tour the 15-song solo-sided, double album devotes one side to each band member and is meant to be enjoyed as a Double Vinyl. SLOAN played and exciting 2 hour show to a nearly full capacity crowd. More […]

The Original Rack n Roll pool league stats week 7 & 8

Rack n Roll Pool League

The original Rack n Roll pool league continues with Ladies week 8 and Men’s week 7. For more information about the pool league contact Paul Maedel at 519-333-9990     THE “ORIGINAL” RACK~N~ROLL 8 BALL LEAGUES   TUES. NIGHT LADIES   TEAM STANDINGS AFTER WEEK 8 NOV 18/14               […]

Erie Otters defeat Sarnia Sting in 7-1 game Friday

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By DAVE BORODY The Erie Otters may not have superstar Connor McDavid in the lineup for a while, but they are still a good hockey team. The Otters scored a 7-1 victory over the Sarnia Sting, Friday night in front of 2,848 fans at the RBC Centre. Erie scored on their first shot on goal […]

Sarnia Sting log key 5-3 victory against Windsor Spitfires

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By DAVE BORODY WINDSOR – The Sarnia Sting came up with an important 5-3 victory over the Windsor Spitfires, Thursday night in front of 4,780 fans at the Windsor Family Credit Union Centre. Not only was it their second straight win, the victory moved Sarnia into an eighth place tie in the Western Conference of […]

‘Absolute bright light’ celebrates her 100th birthday at Fairwinds Lodge

Photo courtesy Kerry Belliveau.

It was a joyous occasion at Fairwinds Lodge Retirement Residence on Thursday, November 20 as team members, fellow residents and the family of Irma Kern all came together to celebrate her 100th birthday. Irma, who has lived at Fairwinds Lodge since 2011, is involved in daily activities and is “an absolute bright light here” as described by […]