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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

Kids Help Phone

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 [...]

Watchful neighbour key to a robbery in progress falling short

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Sarnia Police say a watchful neighbour was able to foil a robbery in progress in the 200 block of Bright Street Monday evening (July 14) The home being robbed was vacant when the neighbour observed two men at the rear sliding door around 9 p.m. The neighbour called Sarnia Police who responded and arrested two [...]

Sarnia Police seize ‘large quantities’ of marijuana in apartment raid

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Sarnia Police say officers executed a search warrant on an apartment in the 100 block of George Street Tuesday, seizing what is described as a large quantity of cannabis marijuana with a street value of $4,330. The raid, which took place about 5:30 p.m., resulted in the arrest of the resident. He was held for [...]

Antique & Classic Boat Show sails into Sarnia Bay Marina

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Over 25 finished and restored boats will be on hand at the 4th annual Antique & Classic Boat Show on July 18 and 19. A captain’s welcome reception is set to kick off the weekend long event on Friday, July 18 at 6:30 p.m. The boat show follows on Saturday, July 19, from 9:00 a.m. [...]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #141

The Show with David Burrows

Bridge Bash Highlights! The Entertainment Scene: Catacomb Castaway who performed at Indiefest Round1 talk about their musical influences and share their music. In The Community: Tyler Rotteau talks about an upcoming event to support Kids Help Phone in Sarnia. Indiefest updates and more! www.twitter.com/davburrows www.facebook.com/theshowsarnia www.indiefest.ca www.kidshelpphone.ca www.cheekymonkeysarnia.ca

Finishing well, prostate cancer patient raises $5k for research

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When Don Wells arrived on his e-bike at the Sarnia Walmart parking lot on Saturday, he was almost home having nearly finished his “Journey of Hope” that began June 28 in his hometown of Wallaceburg. He now lives in Port Lambton. Later that day, Wells, who is journeying through prostate cancer (he is stage 4), [...]

Sarnia Summer 8-ball fun league week #3 Stats

Sarnia Summer 8-ball fun league

The Summer Fun pool league put on by The Original Rack n Roll continues. Week 3 stats are as follows: More information is available by calling Paul Maedel at 519-333-9990   SARNIA SUMMER SINGLES 8 BALL FUN LEAGUE IND. STANDINGS WEEK 3 JULY 8/14     NAME HOME BAR G.P. W L G.T. PTS   [...]

Making a difference, one pancake at a time

Rotarian Lawrie Lachapelle and daughter Clare were on hand to prepare food for the Mackinac Breakfast on Saturday morning.

Local Rotarians were out in force Saturday morning at the annual Mackinac Race Pancake Breakfast—with food and fun and lots of smiles. Proceeds from the breakfast are earmarked for projects supported by the Rotary Club of Sarnia. The event is another one of those traditions for Sarnia-Lambton and there were hundreds lined up to enjoy [...]