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Rack n Roll Stats week 8 & 9

Rack n Roll Pool League

The Original Rack n Roll pool league now in week 8 for the mens league and week 9 for the ladies league. For more information contact Paul Maedel at 519-333-9990       THE “ORIGINAL” RACK~N~ROLL     MON. NIGHT 8 BALL LEAGUE     TEAM STANDINGS AFTER WEEK 8 NOV 24/14       […]

First annual Rock & Roll Christmas concert guaranteed to delight

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It seems Sarnia-Lambton just can’t get enough of its Christmas events. This year is no exception and thanks to David Chaulk and Brian Austin Jr. of the Imperial Theatre, there’s another chance to get into the Christmas spirit. Playing the concert will be some of the community’s favourite musicians, including CD/DC, Erika and Sara, Denise […]

County EMS staff make donation of defibrillators after fundraising effort

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Some 11 local organizations are receiving Public Access Defibrillators (PAD) from the County of Lambton thanks to award-winning fundraising by a team of County EMS staff. The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 176 (Forest), Lambton Shared Services Centre, Grand Bend Harbour, Lorne C. Henderson Conservation Area, Petrolia Farmer’s Market, and Lambton Public Health were presented with a […]

Two Quebec residents charged with importing cocaine after major drug bust at Blue Water Bridge

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Canadian Border Services Agency officers and the Sarnia detachment of the RCMP have announced a drug bust involving 39 kilograms of what is believed to be cocaine and the arrest of two residents of Quebec on charges of possession, importation and trafficking. The arrests occurred last Wednesday (November 19) after CBSA officers intercepted a commercial […]

Finding magic in the holiday season

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By DANIELLE COOPER The holiday season was my favourite time of year growing up. As a child, I surprisingly never got overly excited about presents (they were more or less just an added bonus.) For me, the holidays were more about the joy and excitement of the magic that Christmas brought. I can remember staring […]

SLOAN rocks ‘RUSTIC’

Sloan at RUSTIC

SLOAN the Toronto based rock quartet performed this past Friday at ‘RUSTIC’ in Sarnia. Currently on their “Commonwealth’ tour the 15-song solo-sided, double album devotes one side to each band member and is meant to be enjoyed as a Double Vinyl. SLOAN played and exciting 2 hour show to a nearly full capacity crowd. More […]

Erie Otters defeat Sarnia Sting in 7-1 game Friday

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By DAVE BORODY The Erie Otters may not have superstar Connor McDavid in the lineup for a while, but they are still a good hockey team. The Otters scored a 7-1 victory over the Sarnia Sting, Friday night in front of 2,848 fans at the RBC Centre. Erie scored on their first shot on goal […]

‘Absolute bright light’ celebrates her 100th birthday at Fairwinds Lodge

Photo courtesy Kerry Belliveau.

It was a joyous occasion at Fairwinds Lodge Retirement Residence on Thursday, November 20 as team members, fellow residents and the family of Irma Kern all came together to celebrate her 100th birthday. Irma, who has lived at Fairwinds Lodge since 2011, is involved in daily activities and is “an absolute bright light here” as described by […]

Sarnia-Lambton Gives, one text at a time

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By JACK POIRIER I remember one of my high school teachers once saying to me, “No one has ever become poor by giving.” It was during one of those frequent discussions during religion class about the benefits of giving to others, helping the less fortunate; basically doing unto others … I’m sure you’ve heard a […]

A Christmas Carol coming to Imperial Theatre

A Christmas Carol at Imperial Theatre

Theatre Sarnia will be presenting their 2nd show of the 2014/2015 season starting November 21st. The classic tale ‘A Christmas Carol’ will be shared on the Stage of Imperial Theatre Sarnia. Director Anthony Fracalanza stated: ‘I am so excited to be working with such a talented cast. I am truly honoured to be able to direct […]