Archive for the ‘Lambton County’ Category

Central Lambton Family Health Team has new Executive Director

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Sarah Milner, a mental health nurse with the Central Lambton Family Health Team in Petrolia, has been hired as its Executive Director. Milner, who joined the organization three years ago, began serving as Interim Executive Director last January. The search for a permanent hire began about four weeks ago. She will oversee a staff of 17 and […]

OPP investigating armed robbery of Warwick convenience store

Lambton OPP say they are continuing to investigate the armed robbery of a convenience store in the 5000 block of Nauvoo Road in Warwick. Police responded to the call around 11:30 p.m. Monday (September 29) where an unknown male entered the convenience store and produced what appeared to be a knife.  The male was then able to flee […]

United Way campaign continues to gather momentum

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By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton One of many highlights this past week was the Pembina United Way Human Foosball tournament that was held at the Corunna Legion on Sunday.  Ten teams were playing on a Human Foosball court designed and built by J and A construction. Comments during and after the event […]

Lambton OPP investigating break ins involving motorhomes in Wyoming

Lambton OPP are continuing to investigate two break and enter incidents involving motorhomes and travel trailers in Wyoming. The latest incident occurred the morning of September 28 at a commercial property in the 400 block of Broadway Street. Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to please contact the Lambton County OPP at 1-888-310-1122 […]

Olympian Clara Hughes will headline Bluewater Health Foundation gala

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The only Canadian Olympian to have won medals in both the Summer and Winter Games will be in the area next month to speak at the Bluewater Health Foundation’s fundraising gala. Clara Hughes, who is a six-time Olympic medalist, will be at the October 23 dinner, to be held at the Holiday Inn in Point […]

Alvinston Community Group honoured by Lambton County Warden

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The Alvinston Community Group has been recognized with the Warden’s Citizen of the Month award for September 2014.  Lambton County Warden Todd Case presented the group with a plaque at its yearly BBQ meeting which was held at the Royal Canadian Legion in Alvinston last Wednesday evening (September 24). The Alvinston Community Group was established in […]

Enbridge donates $15k to fire departments in east Lambton

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Enbridge Inc. has made donations totalling $15,000 to fire departments in Warwick and Watford. The funds for each community—$7,500 each—will be used toward the purchase of emergency response vehicles. The donations were made under the company’s Safe Community program, said Ken Hall, Enbridge senior public affairs advisor. In Warwick, the new emergency response vehicle will allow emergency […]

It was smiles all around at opening of new Habitat for Humanity home in Petrolia

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Several teams of women builders have not only made history at Habitat for Humanity Sarnia/Lambton; they’ve helped to generate what has to be two of the greatest smiles ever seen in the area. Those came from the faces of the new residents of 386 Northridge Place in Petrolia, Sharon Silk and Karen Ramsay, two clients […]

Sign of the times: Petrolia said to be ‘even friendlier’

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The Town of Petrolia just got even friendlier. So says a news release from the Town after a new welcome sign at the north entrance to the Town was installed. The $45,000 project, which was constructed by Pride Signs of Cambridge, includes quarried stone to symbolize the Town’s foundation. The sign is lit at night […]

United Way approaching 45% of its $1.92 million goal

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By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton The United Way eclipsed the 40% level of the $1.92 million campaign this week and has set its sights on the 45% mark. I think we should hit the 45% level by Wednesday or Thursday, thanks in large part to the many industrial campaigns that have already kicked off, […]