Articles By: JD Booth

United Way campaign nearly two-thirds of the way to target

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By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton The United Way surged this past week thanks to successful drives at Styrolution, NOVA Chemicals, and the first of the Lambton Kent District School Board schools, Queen Elizabeth II in Sarnia. We are now sitting at just over $1,250,000 and are nearly two thirds of the way […]

Lambton Concert Band getting ready to celebrate a century of music with concert

The Lambton Concert Band at one of its recent practice sessions leading up to a concert to be held Thursday, October 30 at the Sarnia Public Library Auditorium.

The Lambton Concert Band, a volunteer group of local musicians, continue to practice for what will certainly be a joyous upcoming celebration of music in the tradition of music in Sarnia-Lambton. The concert, Century Tunes, will take place Thursday, October 30 at the Sarnia Public Library Auditorium beginning at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the concert […]

Sarnia Sting lose to Belleville Bulls in last 30 seconds

By DAVE BORODY BELLEVILLE – The Sarnia Sting lost a heartbreaker Sunday afternoon. The Belleville Bulls scored with 29.2 seconds left in regulation time to eke out a 3-2 victory over the Sting before 1,919 fans at the Yardman Arena. Remi Elie notched the game winner when he banged home a centering pass following a […]

McEwen (Morris) (nee Douglas), June Margaret, (Oct. 17, 2014)

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McEwen (Morris) (nee Douglas), June Margaret – Peacefully at C.E.E. Hospital, Petrolia on Friday, October 17, 2014. JUNE M. (nee Douglas) (Morris) McEwen of Wyoming and formerly of Watford passed away at the age of 82. Beloved wife of the late Ken Morris (1969) and Murray McEwen (1980). Loving mother of Larry and Kathy of […]

Glew, David, (Oct. 18, 2014)

At Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia on Saturday, October 18, 2014, David died at the age of 86. Beloved husband of the late Miriam (2014). Loving father of Michael Glew & his wife Kelly, Ottawa, Richard Glew & his wife Christine, Calgary, Ian Glew & his wife Csop, St. John’s, and Jeni McAllister & her husband […]

Sarnia Legionnaires pick up 12-4 win against St. Marys Lincolns

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The Sarnia Legionnaires opened up a four-goal lead after the first period and did not look back en route to a 12-4 win over the St. Marys Lincolns on Thursday (October 16). Sarnia got the win thanks to a great game by Kyler Keating, who had two goals and two assists. Keating scored the first of […]

‘Celebrities on Canvas’ art auction fundraising event returns for 8th year

Monica Vatour and Dave Ashdown of Community Concerns for the Medically Fragile with just two of many pieces of art to be auctioned at the organization's November 8 "Celebrities on Canvas" event.

Looking for a memorable piece of art and a great evening of fun, all while helping out a worthwhile organization? You’d be hard pressed to find a better option than the upcoming 8th annual Celebrities on Canvas event in support of Community Concerns for the Medically Fragile, an organization striving to meet the needs of the […]

Bluewater Health says it’s leading the fight against seasonal flu

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If you could protect yourself, your family and your coworkers from the flu, would you? You can by receiving your flu vaccination and the staff, Professional Staff, volunteers and students of Bluewater Health are doing the same. “Providing great, safe care to our patients is Bluewater Health’s top priority,” said Dr. Mark Taylor, Chief of […]

Sarnia Sting drops one to Oshawa Generals, losing 6-4

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By DAVE BORODY Photo by Pat Brethauer, SarniaSports.com OSHAWA – During the recent four-game winning streak by the Sarnia Sting, the second period of those games have been extremely kind to the Sting. They scored three times in the second stanza in the win over Peterborough, found the back of the net for six goals […]

Clean Harbors’ request for expansion of its landfill goes to MOE

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Clean Harbors is hoping that if all goes according to plan, it will be able to begin construction on an expansion of its St. Clair Township landfill that would allow it to accept hazardous waste for another quarter century or so. But first it needs the Ontario Ministry of the Environment to sign off on the […]