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‘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 […]

Boil Water advisory for Petrolia and area lifted Friday afternoon

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Residents and businesses in the Town of Petrolia and surrounding areas that get their municipal water from the same source no longer need boil their water, says the Lambton County Public Health department. The advisory which was issued Wednesday was initially the result of testing that followed the repair of a water main on Monday […]

Sarnia Sting extend their win streak by defeating Peterborough Petes, 5-3

Photo by Pearl Dixon/Peterborough Petes via www.sarniasting.com

By DAVE BORODY PETERBOROUGH – The winning streak continues. The Sarnia Sting made it four straight with a 5-3 victory over the Peterborough Petes, Thursday night in front of 2,185 fans at the Peterborough Memorial Centre. The Sting raised their overall record in the Ontario Hockey League to 4-3-1-0, the first time they have been […]

Thinking about inside reno projects? Consider the bathroom . . .

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By JULIE JENKINS As the weather starts to cool and we spend more time indoors it is the perfect time to tackle some of those indoor projects that you have been thinking about. One of the best renovations for resale is a new bathroom. If you are considering a change this winter here are some […]

Get ready for the great sounds of Deja Voodoo at upcoming First Friday

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By MARY ANNE PELOZA The November 7 First Friday at Cheeky Monkey, Sarnia’s downtown record and more store, will be an evening filled with music you may have a feeling your familiar with; music that puts a powerful spell on you.  With a name like Deja Voodoo what else could you expect or want? Playing a pleasing mix of classic […]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #154

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The Show with David Burrows #154 Thanksgiving Recap:Special guest announcement for Sarnia Tonight on Nov. 7th at DNA MUSIC! The Entertainment Scene: Local rockers Distract The Masses talk about their music and upcoming performance at Reapers Realm Haunted Forest Ride In The Community: Kerry Henrikson shares information about an event to create awareness for Pandas/Pans Disease. A rare disease affecting […]

Sarnia Sting send Windsor Spitfires home with 9-2 routing

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By DAVE BORODY Last season the Sarnia Sting was on the wrong end of some lopsided scores in the Ontario Hockey League. It wasn’t a lot of fun. So it must feel pretty good for the team when the roles were reversed on Saturday night. The Sting scored six times in the second period on […]