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County EMS staff make donation of defibrillators after fundraising effort

PAD Presentation 1

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

cocaine truck BWBA

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 […]

United Way at 84% of goal as campaigns continue

By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton A sure sign the United Way campaign is winding down is the organizing of the Loaned Representative‘s last week. Each year, the United Way of Sarnia-Lambton, like most United Ways in North America, rely heavily on the Loaned Representative Program.  We are always sad to see […]

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 […]

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 […]

SLOAN playing “RUSTIC” this Friday

SLOAN playing "RUSTIC"

  Rustic, Manchee Media and K106.3 proudly present the Juno award winning band Sloan this Friday at rustic (505 Campbell st.) on their Commonwealth tour. This will be a special “evening-with” style performance with 2 full hour sets. They will play their 20+ years worth of hit songs along with material from their new album […]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #159

The Show with David Burrows #159

Intro: Comedy Hypnotist Robert Maxwell a BIG hit!Williams Pastry delivers some Christmas treats!The Entertainment Scene:A Christmas Carol director Anthony Fracalanza shares details of the classic tale to be performed on stage starting Nov. 21st at The Imperial Theatre Sarnia. www.imperialtheatre.net In The Community: The 2nd annual Harmony For Youth Charity Gala will be held at Boston […]

United Way campaign still tracking above last year’s pace at 80% of goal

By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton The United Way of Sarnia-Lambton Campaign reached 80% of its goal on the strength of Styrolution and other employee campaigns that have just wrapped up. I am very happy to report that we have raised so far over $1,550,000 and are well on our way toward […]

Art at the Lake event continues Sunday at Lambton College Event Centre

Kathy Rath

Sarnia Artists’ Workshop continues its always popular Art at the Lake event tomorrow (Sunday, November 16) at the Lambton College Event Centre. The free admission event–donations are being accepted for St. Joseph’s Hospice–features Sarnia artist Kathy Rath, although there are dozens of artist works also available for sale. Payment of artwork purchased is by cash, […]

Seaway Sounds will perform as part of December’s First Friday at Cheeky Monkey

Seaway Sounds

By MARY ANNE PELOZA The sounds of the season will be filling the air during the December 5 First Friday at Cheeky Monkey, Sarnia’s downtown music, movies and more store. Along with Christmas and seasonal songs, the all female a cappella group, Seaway Sounds, will be performing favourite songs spanning the generations. Seaway Sounds has […]