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Sarnia all-candidates event being held tomorrow at Dante Club

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The Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club of Sarnia are hosting an all-candidates event tomorrow (Tuesday, September 22) at the Dante Club on London Road. The event begins at 11:30 a.m. and a $20 fee includes a lunch. The event, which will include presentations from candidates and a question and answer period, will […]

Sarnia Police report 164 calls over weekend

Sarnia Police Service responded to 164 calls for service over the past weekend. Officers also conducted 22 traffic stops for various traffic violations. The 164 calls include: 9 – 911 Hang Ups 7 – Alarm Calls 2 – Break and Enters 9 – Disturb the Peace Calls 6 – Domestic/Family Disputes 5 – Motor Vehicle […]

Volunteers and donations wanted for local fruit share program


The Sarnia-Lambton Fruit Share is looking for volunteer fruit pickers and fruit donations. The program consists of volunteers who head out and pick fruit across the county. Typically, a third of the fruit picked goes to the picker, another third to the property owner, and the final third to a local charitable organization. Pickers can […]

Lambton College firefighter combat team wraps up ‘hot summer’ of competition


Under the direction of a brand new coaching staff, Lambton College’s firefighter combat team recently wrapped up a hot summer of competition that concluded at the Firefit National Championships in Longueuil, Quebec, last weekend (September 13-14). For the first time in the college’s history, the team is being coached by Lambton College Fire Sciences Technology […]

City staff asking Council to put muzzle on pilot project for leash-free dog park

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It would appear that dogs and baseball aren’t necessarily as compatible as Sarnia City staff and members of Council might first have thought. A proposed pilot project for a park that would feature a Leash Free Zone, approved earlier this year, has run into what Barry LaPlante, the city’s acting director of Parks and Recreation, […]

Sisters putting on anniversary open house at Curves this Saturday

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Two sisters, both partners at Curves on Lambton Mall Road, are hosting a “first anniversary” open house this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lynae Morningstar, who manages the Curves franchise, and her sister, Meaghan Esser, who runs Feel Great Nutrition, will both be doing a 30-minute “power talk” (Morningstar at noon, Esser at 1 […]

Police reach out to public for help in search for wanted individual

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The Sarnia Police Service and its Criminal Investigation Branch are reaching out to the public for their assistance in locating an individual who is accused of some 36 charges ranging from Break and Enter, Mischief, Theft, Stolen Motor Vehicles, and Possession of Firearms. Cody Price, 25, is described as 5-foot, 10 inches tall, about 150 […]

Sarnia Police respond to two separate break-ins overnight

While Sarnia Police are continuing to investigate two separate break-ins in the City last night, one at 2:30 a.m. at pharmacy in the 800 block of Exmouth, another at 4 a.m. at doctor’s office in the 300 block of Exmouth, so far it cannot be confirmed that the events are connected. Sarnia Police say the […]

Fairwinds Lodge to participate in upcoming ‘Active Aging Week’


Fairwinds Lodge, a senior retirement residence in Sarnia, is celebrating Active Aging Week (Sept. 21-27) with a range of activities designed to celebrate adults ages 50 and older as fully participating members of society and promote the benefits of leading an active, healthier lifestyle. Kerry Belliveau, who works as community relations director at Fairwinds Lodge, […]

Man with BB handgun arrested, charged after real weapons found in his home

Reports of a “suspicious” male armed with a handgun and wearing camouflage gear in the area of the Howard Watson Nature Trail and Highway 402 on Sunday (September 14) afternoon (about 1 p.m.) lead Sarnia Police to lock down the area, including the closing of the highway (with assistance from the OPP). Sarnia Police subsequently […]