THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #152 The Show with David Burrows #152

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #152

Episode #152 Recap: Skate-A-Palooza The Entertainment Scene: The St. Clair Colts Drumline recently won Ontario Championships and now are preparing to perform and record at DNA Music on Oct. First Friday, Ken Van Ewyk shares the story. In The Community: Anja Christensen and John Milos talk about “Thrills of Entrepreneurship” a special event being held […]

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One Tomato ‘Souper’ Day returns this Friday in downtown Sarnia souper

One Tomato ‘Souper’ Day returns this Friday in downtown Sarnia

First Friday is just around the corner and now there’s another reason to head downtown on Friday, October 3: One Tomato Souper Day is back! The annual ‘souper’ giveaway was a big success in 2013, because of funding through the Sarnia branch of the Awesome Foundation and One Tomato’s many supportive friends here in Sarnia-Lambton. This […]

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Habitat won’t have to pay permit fees on new homes; will be able to negotiate with contractors sarah reaume

Habitat won’t have to pay permit fees on new homes; will be able to negotiate with contractors

The local branch of Habitat for Humanity, a charitable organization that builds homes for those unlikely to be able to afford them without help, has received a level of support from Sarnia City Council, albeit not the waiving of development charges the charity had asked for a second time this year. The specific example brought […]

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‘We dropped the ball,’ says Sarnia Councillor over consultation on pilot dog park issue dog park

‘We dropped the ball,’ says Sarnia Councillor over consultation on pilot dog park issue

Mike Kelch may have had the sound bite of the evening when it came down to the Clearwater Dog Park, which was to become a pilot project until the actual people who would have been negatively impacted by having canines and baseball catchers together got wind of the idea. “We dropped the ball,” said Kelch […]

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Sarnia

Habitat won’t have to pay permit fees on new homes; will be able to negotiate with contractors

sarah reaume

The local branch of Habitat for Humanity, a charitable organization that builds homes for those unlikely to be able to afford them without help, has received a level of support from Sarnia City Council, albeit not the waiving of development charges the charity had asked for a second time this year. The specific example brought […]

Sep 30, 2014 15:35

Lambton County

Central Lambton Family Health Team has new Executive Director

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Sarah Milner, a mental health nurse with the Central Lambton Family Health Team in Petrolia, has been hired as its Executive Director. Milner, who joined the organization three years ago, began serving as Interim Executive Director last January. The search for a permanent hire began about four weeks ago. She will oversee a staff of 17 and […]

Sep 30, 2014 16:06

Arts/Entertainment/Culture

Local artist heading to Nfld. for one-month curator residency in February

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The Assistant Curator at the Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery is being honoured with a prestigious curatorial residency. Darryn Doull is one of only two recipients of the inaugural Hnatyshyn Foundation – Fogo Island Art Young Curator Residency, a one-month residency at Fogo Island, Newfoundland in February 2015. During the residency, Doull will work […]

Oct 1, 2014 15:55

Sports

Sarnia Legionnaires now seven straight games in the positive

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By JON MAILLET The Sarnia Legionnaires win streak moves to seven straight games to start the season after a thrilling 7-5 win in Chatham. The game started with a torrid pace with both teams trading goals in the first three minutes It was 2-2 before most people settled into their seats. The Legionnaires got their […]

Sep 29, 2014 16:30

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THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #152

The Show with David Burrows #152

Episode #152 Recap: Skate-A-Palooza The Entertainment Scene: The St. Clair Colts Drumline recently won Ontario Championships and now are preparing to perform and record at DNA Music on Oct. First Friday, Ken Van Ewyk shares the story. In The Community: Anja Christensen and John Milos talk about “Thrills of Entrepreneurship” a special event being held […]

Local artist heading to Nfld. for one-month curator residency in February

droull

The Assistant Curator at the Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery is being honoured with a prestigious curatorial residency. Darryn Doull is one of only two recipients of the inaugural Hnatyshyn Foundation – Fogo Island Art Young Curator Residency, a one-month residency at Fogo Island, Newfoundland in February 2015. During the residency, Doull will work […]

One Tomato ‘Souper’ Day returns this Friday in downtown Sarnia

souper

First Friday is just around the corner and now there’s another reason to head downtown on Friday, October 3: One Tomato Souper Day is back! The annual ‘souper’ giveaway was a big success in 2013, because of funding through the Sarnia branch of the Awesome Foundation and One Tomato’s many supportive friends here in Sarnia-Lambton. This […]

‘Earth, Fire and Water’ exhibition begins with ‘First Friday’ at Lawrence House

By N. LEONARD SEGALL Courtesy First Friday magazine “Earth, Fire and Water” is a retrospective exhibition of pottery by the late Dave Dunk – earth exposed to fire in the kiln becomes pottery – together with recent water based media paintings by his friends Mary Abma and Pam Turner-Wong, opening First Friday at the Lawrence House Centre for the […]

Central Lambton Family Health Team has new Executive Director

Photo via LinkedIn.com

Sarah Milner, a mental health nurse with the Central Lambton Family Health Team in Petrolia, has been hired as its Executive Director. Milner, who joined the organization three years ago, began serving as Interim Executive Director last January. The search for a permanent hire began about four weeks ago. She will oversee a staff of 17 and […]

Habitat won’t have to pay permit fees on new homes; will be able to negotiate with contractors

sarah reaume

The local branch of Habitat for Humanity, a charitable organization that builds homes for those unlikely to be able to afford them without help, has received a level of support from Sarnia City Council, albeit not the waiving of development charges the charity had asked for a second time this year. The specific example brought […]

‘We dropped the ball,’ says Sarnia Councillor over consultation on pilot dog park issue

dog park

Mike Kelch may have had the sound bite of the evening when it came down to the Clearwater Dog Park, which was to become a pilot project until the actual people who would have been negatively impacted by having canines and baseball catchers together got wind of the idea. “We dropped the ball,” said Kelch […]

OPP investigating armed robbery of Warwick convenience store

Lambton OPP say they are continuing to investigate the armed robbery of a convenience store in the 5000 block of Nauvoo Road in Warwick. Police responded to the call around 11:30 p.m. Monday (September 29) where an unknown male entered the convenience store and produced what appeared to be a knife.  The male was then able to flee […]

Sarnia Legionnaires now seven straight games in the positive

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By JON MAILLET The Sarnia Legionnaires win streak moves to seven straight games to start the season after a thrilling 7-5 win in Chatham. The game started with a torrid pace with both teams trading goals in the first three minutes It was 2-2 before most people settled into their seats. The Legionnaires got their […]

United Way campaign continues to gather momentum

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By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton One of many highlights this past week was the Pembina United Way Human Foosball tournament that was held at the Corunna Legion on Sunday.  Ten teams were playing on a Human Foosball court designed and built by J and A construction. Comments during and after the event […]