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It’s a colourful summer in Sarnia

jnaag mural

A group of teenagers got busy with paint, ladders and an empty wall space on the north side of the Outdoorsman on Mitton Street. Their mission was part of RAAW—Random Acts of Art Workshop—that is part of the summer programming at the Judith and Norman Alix Art Gallery in downtown Sarnia. The four-day “Mitton Street [...]

OPP release photo of Petrolia bank robbery suspect

cibc bank robbery suspect

Lambton OPP has released a photo of a man being sought in connection with Wednesday afternoon’s bank robbery at the CIBC branch in Petrolia with the hope that the public may be able to help in the identification of the suspect. The incident, which occurred at about 2:30 p.m., involved a single suspect, who is [...]

Afternoon bank heist results in lockdown of downtown Petrolia

cibc logo

Lambton OPP say they are continuing to investigate the robbery of the Petrolia CIBC branch, which occurred Wednesday afternoon (July 23) at about 2:30 p.m. A local media alert had indicated several blocks near the bank had been cordoned off by police. Police say an unknown man entered the bank and produced what appeared to [...]

OPP investigating two stolen vehicle incidents

Lambton OPP is continuing its investigations of two stolen vehicles, one that occurred Tuesday late afternoon in St. Clair Township and another early Wednesday morning in Lambton Shores that was involved in a single vehicle crash. In Tuesday’s incident, which occurred around 5 p.m., OPP had been notified of a stolen Ford F-350 truck that [...]

Rock The Park starting new tradition

Rock The Park XI

For 2014, Rock the Park is starting a new tradition by joining forces with BX93 and adding an additional night on Wednesday, July 23rd for the Gone Country Music Festival allowing for country fans to come down to Harris Park to enjoy great country music and help raise funds for Bethanys Hope Foundation. In the fall of 2013, [...]

Good Deeds Project on CTV news.

Good Deeds Project on CTV

Laura Persichetti from Sarnia is travelling across Canada to create awareness of good deeds everywhere. Her latest stop in the east coast caught the attention of CTV news. The project began to create awaresness and document the good deeds of people everywhere. “This isn’t an invention of mine. This is just featuring something that already [...]

Kids Help Phone special event at Jack Doyle’s

Kids Help Phone

The Sarnia Kids Help Phone chapter is holding a special event at Jack Doyle’s in The Metro Room. Tyler Rotteau says “Kids Help Phone is a 24/7 totally free counselling line for children ages up to 25. For help with anything from homework to trouble at home The Kids Help Phone is needed in all [...]

OPP respond to single-vehicle rollover in Watford

Lambton OPP are continuing to investigate a single motor vehicle rollover collision on eastbound Highway 402 near First School Road which took place Wednesday (July 16) just before 3 a.m. A driver of a transport truck had called in the accident and the OPP, fire services and Lambton EMS all responded to the scene. A [...]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #141

The Show with David Burrows

Bridge Bash Highlights! The Entertainment Scene: Catacomb Castaway who performed at Indiefest Round1 talk about their musical influences and share their music. In The Community: Tyler Rotteau talks about an upcoming event to support Kids Help Phone in Sarnia. Indiefest updates and more! www.twitter.com/davburrows www.facebook.com/theshowsarnia www.indiefest.ca www.kidshelpphone.ca www.cheekymonkeysarnia.ca

OPP report two break and enter calls

Lambton OPP say they responded to two separate reports of a residential break and enter in the last couple of days, one in Forest early Sunday morning (July 13) and another in St. Clair Township on Monday. The Forest incident, on Queen Street, involved the homeowner being woken to a noise in the home and [...]