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Classic comedy ‘You Can’t Take It With You’ begins tonight at VPP


Petrolia Community Theatre is presenting a four performance run of the classic comedy “You Can’t Take it With You” at Victoria Playhouse Petrolia starting this Thursday (November 6) and running through Sunday. Performances are 7:30 p.m. except for a Sunday  2 p.m. matinee and tickets are just $18. Director Carol Graham, who is also president of […]

Altar Boyz musical comedy coming to Imperial Theatre

Altar Boyz coming to Imperial Theatre

ALTAR BOYZ is a foot-stomping, rafter-raising, musical comedy about a fictitious Christian boy-band on the last night of their national ‘Raise the Praise’ tour. The Boyz are five all-singing, all-dancing heartthrobs from Ohio: Matthew, Mark, Luke, Juan and Abraham. With their tight harmonies and spectacular choreography, the ALTAR BOYZ will delight you, as they perform […]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #157

The Show with David Burrows #157

“RUSTIC” Hallowe’en pics. Tanya Marie Harris coming to Sarnia The Entertainment Scene: Deja Voodoo wil be performing at Cheeky Monkey for November First Friday. Band members Mat Berube, PJ Micheili, Jeff Murphy & Guy Bastien talk about their music and the event. In The Community: Adelle Stewardson from Lambton County Developmental Services talks about the […]

The Cube to Host Entrepreneurship Boot Camp

The Cube - Entrepreneurship Boot Camp

This interactive workshop focuses on building entrepreneurial capabilities in the participants by delivering vital support and guidance needed for long-term success. With an emphasis on learning by doing, emerging entrepreneurs are exposed to key areas of entrepreneurship within a creative environment. Participants will have the chance to hone their ideas and will leave feeling empowered […]

MADD reminds us all—there’s NO time to drink and drive

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Every year, volunteers with Mothers Against Drunk Driving erect their “Cross Display” to bring to mind the devastating effects driving while under the influence can have on Canadians. This year is no different—other than the venue, of course. Lambton College has made it possible for the display to be at one of Sarnia’s highest traffic […]

Teddy Bear Toss will once gain benefit local charities helping children


It’s become one of those “signature” events that makes us so much better as a community. In this case, we’re talking about the Teddy Bear Toss, which is organized by the Sarnia Sting and Lambton Ford. David Butler, president of Habitat for Humanity Sarnia-Lambton, spoke to contributor David Burrows at Monday’s launch of this […]

Northern students will be able to ‘picture’ their career this Wednesday


A program designed to give high school students a glimpse of what their career choices might (literally) look like is coming to Northern Collegiate in Sarnia this Wednesday, from 11 a.m. to noon. Locally, Lambton College, a member of the Colleges Ontario advocacy organization for the province’s 24 colleges of applied arts and technology, is […]

Fairwinds Lodge celebrating National Diabetes Awareness Day this Wednesday


Fairwinds Lodge, a senior living community at 1218 Michigan Ave. in Sarnia, is opening its doors as a host site for National Diabetes Awareness Day this coming Wednesday (November 5) in Sarnia. A series of free interactive seminars will begin at 10:30 a.m. and run through 2 p.m. Canadian Diabetes Association, Sarnia & District Branch […]

Bluewater Health diabetes program recognized by national association

Susan Harris, Certified Diabetes Educator and Kathy Sterling, Manager, Diabetes and Clinical Nutrition proudly display the certificate from the Canadian Diabetes Association.

A Bluewater Health program to help people deal with diabetes and the nutritional aspects of managing the disease has achieved national certification. The Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA) awarded Bluewater Health the level of recognition, which is similar to that of an accreditation. It involved an assessment and in-depth submission to the CDA that described the […]

Sarnia Artists’ Workshop holding annual Art at the Lake later this month

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Sarnia Artists’ Workshop, an eclectic and enthusiastic group of area enthusiasts dealing with numerous artistic media, is holding its always popular annual art show & sale—”Art at the Lake”—in just a few days. The November 14, 15, 16 gathering—with free admission—is being held at the Lambton College Event  Centre, 1485 London Road, Sarnia. Donations are being […]