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OPP release photo of Petrolia bank robbery suspect

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Lambton OPP has released a photo of a man being sought in connection with Wednesday afternoon’s bank robbery at the CIBC branch in Petrolia with the hope that the public may be able to help in the identification of the suspect. The incident, which occurred at about 2:30 p.m., involved a single suspect, who is [...]

Police seeking help in solving bike theft

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Sarnia Police are asking the public’s help in identifying the person responsible for stealing a DIADORA brand men’s mountain bike from the rear of a business on Christina Street last Friday (July 18). The incident is said to have occurred at about 10:30 a.m. when a suspect used bolt cutters to remove the lock on [...]

Open Pairs competition has bowlers from London, Sarnia taking trophy

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Winners of this past weekend’s D.J. Robb Funeral Home Tournament were London bowler Scott Fisher (left) and Jim Foley of Sarnia. The event for Open Pairs teams was held Sat. July 19, with visitors from London and Dresden finishing in the second and third positions. Lawn bowling action continues throughout the summer at the lawn [...]

Kenwick on the Lake plays host to Wednesday night Summer Music Series

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The City of Sarnia Parks and Recreation Department is bringing the musical sounds of local talent to Bright’s Grove. The Kenwick on the Lake Summer Music Series runs every other Wednesday evening at 7:30 p.m. until the end of August. The series officially kicked off on July 16 with Rob Dickson and Friends, and will [...]

Rock The Park starting new tradition

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For 2014, Rock the Park is starting a new tradition by joining forces with BX93 and adding an additional night on Wednesday, July 23rd for the Gone Country Music Festival allowing for country fans to come down to Harris Park to enjoy great country music and help raise funds for Bethanys Hope Foundation. In the fall of 2013, [...]

8-Ball Summer Fun League week #4

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The original Rack n Roll summer fun league continues into week #4 Teams occasionally need spares. Both men and women are welcome. The fall league will begin in late October and the league is now accepting new players and teams. For information and details contact Paul Maedel at 519-333-9990   This weeks stats are as [...]

Twin Lakes Terrace team recognized for contributions to community

Twin Lakes Terrace hosts its annual appreciation and staff awards barbecue.

By LISA BAILEY Close to 30 members of Twin Lakes Terrace’s team were recognized recently for their contributions and commitment to the long-term care community. The annual staff appreciation and service awards barbecue took place on Monday, June 16 in the backyard of the Sarnia long-term care home. They enjoyed the sunshine as well as sandwiches made [...]

Sarnia’s ‘SEE’ office supporting Women’s Interval Home with BBQ fundraiser this Friday

Pictured, from left, are Alyssa Cosford, Krystle Kernick, Jamie Richardson, and Sarah Sonier.

The staff at Sarnia Eye, Esthetics and Lasik Clinic will be putting on the aprons and grabbing the flippers at a charity barbecue in support of the Women’s Interval Home in Sarnia. The event takes place this Friday (July 18) at 1298 Exmouth Street with all proceeds going to support the Women’s Interval Home. The [...]

Good Deeds Project on CTV news.

Good Deeds Project on CTV

Laura Persichetti from Sarnia is travelling across Canada to create awareness of good deeds everywhere. Her latest stop in the east coast caught the attention of CTV news. The project began to create awaresness and document the good deeds of people everywhere. “This isn’t an invention of mine. This is just featuring something that already [...]

Kids Help Phone special event at Jack Doyle’s

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The Sarnia Kids Help Phone chapter is holding a special event at Jack Doyle’s in The Metro Room. Tyler Rotteau says “Kids Help Phone is a 24/7 totally free counselling line for children ages up to 25. For help with anything from homework to trouble at home The Kids Help Phone is needed in all [...]