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THE SHOW: The Music Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #128

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Episode #128 The Music Scene: Scott Palko & Geoff Dale share the musical lineup for the Stokes Bay Summer Concert series starting with Get the Ball Rolling! In The Community: Mary Anne Peloza from Cheeky Monkey shares the excitement of Record Store Day! Local events and more! www.davidburrows.ws

Cheeky Monkey getting ready for Record Store Day this Saturday

Record Store Day

Most people probably wouldn’t consider getting into the “Record business” these days, however there are still many independently owned records stores around the world. “Vinyl Revival” is slowly picking up speed. With vinyl record sales only covering about 3% of music sales worldwide, it is popular enough to have an annual “Record Store Day,” internationally [...]

Stokes Bay Concert Series Announces Musical Line-up

Stokes Summer Concert Series

The Stokes Bay Concert Series Committee has announced their annual lineup of shows this morning.  The Committee, co-chaired by local business owners Scott Palko and Geoff Dale, made the respective announcements for both the Get The Ball Rolling and Summer Never Ends concert events. This year, The 6th Annual Get The Ball Rolling concert, being [...]

Venetian Boulevard reconstruction will begin April 22, lasting 50 working days

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Venetian Boulevard in Point Edward is getting a major facelift with a three-phase $1.4-million construction project that is expected to start April 22 and take 50 working days to complete. Phase 1, a full reconstruction of a section of the road that connects Venetian to Alexandra Ave. (the road that runs parallel to Michigan Ave., [...]

THE SHOW: The Music Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #127

Niecie - Rock/Blues Artist

Episode #127 The Music Scene Musical artist “Niecie” from Detroit, Michigan talks about her 20+ career in the music biz and share her thoughts on what it takes to succeed in the music world. “Niecie” also shares her latest music video “Wanted Woman” In The Community Jack Vanderaa – President of the Sarnia Aquarium Society [...]

Suspected tornado knocks off power, causes damage in Sombra

Photo courtesy Brian Lauwereys

Reports are coming in that rough weather Saturday night—a suspected tornado—has knocked out power to at least some homes in Sombra and caused some property damage. Brian Lauwereys, a friend of LambtonShield.com, sent this photo showing damage down to one property.

K106.3 FM celebrating 15 years of rock at sold-out show tonight

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By DAVID BURROWS The celebration is on tonight as local rock station K106.3 FM is having its 15 year birthday bash at the Stubborn Mule. Canadian artist Sam Roberts along with The Pick Brothers from Toronto will be performing to an already sold out crowd. Radio personality and program director for K106.3fm Rob Jenkins says [...]

Sarnia Justice Film Festival features ‘Chasing Ice’ as it wraps up its season

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The Sarnia Justice Film Festival’s 2013–2014 season concludes on Saturday, April 26 with a screening of Chasing Ice, a breathtaking film that explores Earth’s retreating glaciers like never before. In the spring of 2005, acclaimed environmental photographer James Balog headed to the Arctic on a tricky assignment for National Geographic: to capture images to help tell the [...]

VON and Women in Networking Present Handbags for Homecare

Handbags for Homecare

VON in Partnership with Women in Networking Sarnia will be presenting Handbags for Homecare at the Holiday Inn, Sarnia on Wednesday April 9  from 7-10 p.m. The event will feature live entertainment from local musicians Brett Hendrix, Erica and Sara as well as the St. Clair High School Jazz band. The event will feature a [...]

Lambton College hosts seventh annual Empty Bowls event to end hunger

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In an effort to raise awareness of all the empty bowls in the world, Lambton College is once again inviting the community to enjoy a simple meal of bread and soup in a handmade pottery bowl. On Tuesday, April 8, 2014, Lambton College will host their seventh annual Empty Bowls fundraiser to help end hunger [...]