Articles By: JD Booth

Estensen (nee Warnica-Cook), Josephine, (Oct. 25, 2014)

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ESTENSEN, Josephine (nee Warnica-Cook) – Age 85 of Sarnia, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved wife of the late Arthur Cyril Estensen for 50 years. Loving mother of James Cantley (Gina) Smith, Elizabeth Anne (late Lawrence) Gordon, Ray Gordon (Gloria) Smith, Robert […]

‘Wright to the Point’ offers TVCOGECO subscribers first chance to see new Sarnia City Council members

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The three newly elected members of Sarnia City Council made their debut on the TVCOGECO channel 6 “Wright to the Point” community access program Wednesday, October 29, hosted by Barry Wright. Top vote getters Brian White, Cindy Scholten and Matt Mitro were interviewed on the program, which runs at 7 p.m. Wright, who hosts the regular “Wright to […]

Lambton College opening its doors this Saturday

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Anyone with even a passing interest in what Lambton College has to offer in the way of full-time or part-time studies will find this Saturday’s open house a wise use of their time. The 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. event is an ideal way of finding out what it’s like to be a Lambton College […]

City responds to concerns over sewage by-pass incidents raised by downriver communities

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When the general manager of the Chatham-Kent Public Utilities Commission (CK PUC) heard concerns about the frequency of sewage being by-passed from treatment facilities directly into the St. Clair River, from which its members draw their drinking water, he was asked to go directly to the source. That resulted in Tom Kissner, general manager of […]

Former Warden Steve Arnold says he will run again for top County spot

Councillor Steve Arnold - St Clair

Steve Arnold, the newly acclaimed Mayor of St. Clair Township says he plans to run a second time for Warden of Lambton County, a position to be vacated in December. The position, which is essentially the chair of Lambton County Council, is being vacated by current incumbent Todd Case, who has held the position for the […]

Lambton OPP looking for help in identifying suspect in Corunna bank heist

OPP suspect sought

The Lambton OPP is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man being sought for an armed robbery on October 6 at the RBC Royal Bank branch in Corunna. The suspect is described as being 6’ tall and weighing about 200 pounds.  He was wearing a black jacket with a logo on the front left side, […]

Burns, Patrick Wayne, (Oct. 24, 2014)

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BURNS, Patrick Wayne – Peacefully at L.H.S.C. University Campus on Friday, October 24, 2014 at the age of 60. Beloved husband of Sue. Dear son of Helen and the late Gerald Burns, Elgin, ON. Brother of Sue (Bill) Brus, Portland, ON, Norm Burns, Portland, ON., Nansi (Colin) McEwan, Victoria, B.C., Rob Burns, Westport, ON.and Lori (Sly […]

Manchester, Peggy Lynn, (Oct. 27, 2014)

manchester obit

Peacefully, surrounded by loving family, on Monday, October 27, 2014, at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Peggy Lynn Manchester passed away at the age of 54. Beloved wife of Peter Manchester. Loving mother of Derek (Tracey) Manchester. Sister of Carol Ann Pauley and Tim Pauley. She is survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents […]

Erlewin, Helmut Jakob, (Oct. 26, 2014)

Helmut was a respected teacher and hair stylist for his entire life living in Germany, New York, Caracas and Toronto. Everywhere he went he was loved and respected. Although he was his loving wife Barbara Erlewein’s successor, she remained forever in his heart. Lovingly remembered by his children Sheilagh and Claude with his spouse Sherry. […]

Krasinkiewicz, John Kasmir, (Oct. 26, 2014)

KRASINKIEWICZ, John Kasmir – Peacefully at home with his loving wife of 55 years and sons by his side, John died on Sunday, October 26, 2014 at the age of 86. Beloved husband of Hedwig. Dear father of John (Sandy), Windsor, Joseph (Leigh), Sarnia, Mitch (Carolyn), Sarnia and Ted (Donna), Sarnia. Loving Dziadzia of Heather, […]