Articles By: JD Booth

Lewis, Bernice Katherine, (March 11, 2014)

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Peacefully at University Hospital London, on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, Bernice Katherine Lewis passed away at the age of 79. Beloved wife of the late Deryck Lewis. Loving mother of Linda (Maurice) Roussy and Larry (Kim) Lewis. Cherished grandmother of Ann Marie (Dennis), the late Melanie (2007), Garrett, Ryan and great grandmother of Logan, Joseé [...]

Dignam, Ronnie, (March 12, 2014)

Peacefully at Bluewater Health on Thursday, March 12, 2014, RONNIE DIGNAM has passed away at the age of74 . Beloved husband of the late Sharon Rose (Hagarty) Dignam (2007). Loving father of Michael Dignam (Lori) of Cambridge, Terry-Ann of Sarnia, Tracy Medeiros (Manuel) of Cambridge, and Joseph Dignam (Kimberley) of Sarnia. Cherished grandfather of Douglas, [...]

Sokol, Nettie ‘Mary Annette,’ (March 12, 2014)

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In her 85th year, died suddenly on March 12th, 2014. Predeceased by her husband, Andy (1991). Mother of Paul (Jane), Jim (Kathy), Carol (Dan) Haight and Jane (Grant) Kennedy. Grandmother of Katie, Julie and Jennie Sokol; Jessica, Andrew and Ben Sokol; Michael and Heather Haight and Garrett and Owen Kennedy. Sister of Betty (2012), Eddie [...]

Lambton OPP continue to work on aftermath of Wednesday’s storm

Lambton OPP say they fielded approximately 75 traffic related calls for service between 12:00 noon March 12, 2014 and 5:30 a.m. March 13, 2014 and another 28 general calls for service during the same time period. Officers continue to work on Plank road in the area of LaSalle road to Petrolia line in particular, to [...]

Pair arrested after break in, assault on homeowner

Sarnia Police say two men forced their way into a home in the south end of Sarnia during the early hours of Thursday (March 13), assaulting the lone occupant of the house, who was sleeping when the break in occurred. The incident began with the break in, and escalated to threats and an assault that [...]

Hunger IS Despicable—and Esso CANstruction team earns top People’s Choice

The "Hunger is Despicable" display earned the Esso team top marks in this year's CANstruction competion and display.

The People’s Choice award in the 2014 CANstruction event at Lambton Mall, judged on the basis of donations, has been announced. And the winner is—Esso’s “Hunger is Despicable,” which raised $5,484.09 for the Inn of the Good Shepherd and its food bank. Second place went to NOVA’s “Race to Erase Hunger.” Third place went to [...]

Devine (McCann), Margaret Mary, (March 10, 2014)

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At her residence on Monday, March 10, 2014, MARGARET MARY (McCANN) DEVINE, age 67, of Sarnia, beloved wife of the late Leo Devine(2009). Loving mother of Eamonn Devine (Pamela), Kevin Devine (Julie), Brian Devine, Michael Devine (Jackie) and Leona Devine. Loving grandmother of Caitlain, Amberlynn, Maggie, Ryan, Christina, Jenna, Emma, Jason and Julie. Dear Sister [...]

Helps, Arnold Bruce, (March 11, 2014)

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HELPS, Arnold Bruce – 75 years of Wyoming, passed away suddenly at Bluewater Health, Sarnia on Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Beloved husband of Doreen (nee Lewis) for 53 years. Proud father of Richard (Ann) Helps, Kevin (Cheri) Helps and Kathy (Greg) Shortt. Cherished Grandpa of Kristina, Nicole, Travis, Emily, Kylee, and Tara. Survived by his [...]

Manojlovic, Joan, (March 9, 2014)

MANOJLOVIC, Joan – In Ottawa on March 9, 2014 surrounded by family, Joan passed away at the age of 82. Beloved wife of the late Momir (Bob). Loving mother of Debra (Jim Ford) of Munster, ON and Peter (Diane) of Tsawwassen, BC. Cherished grandmother of Ben and Adam Ford and Michael and Jenny Manojlovic. Private [...]

Devine, Eleanor, (March 11, 2014)

DEVINE, Eleanor – Peacefully at Twin Lakes Terrace on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, Eleanor died at the age of 91. Beloved wife of the late Douglas Devine. Dear mother of Carol Dunn, Sarnia and the late Larry Devine. Loving grandmother of Janet (Gary Elliott), Sarnia, Brad Dunn (Julie), Corunna, Michael Dunn (Lisa), Sarnia, Doug Dunn [...]