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Young Professionals meeting at Limbo Lounge


Young Professionals of Sarnia-Lambton will be meeting Thursday November 28th at Limbo Lounge from 4:30pm-6:30pm. An opportunity for young professionals to develop business relationships, network, socialize and share valuable experiences. For more information and details contact Adam Rose, Sarnia-Lambton Chamber of Commerce at (519)336-2400 x226 or email

Comedy ‘BIG HIT’ at ‘BAD DOG’


  By DAVID BURROWS It’s been quite some time since I have been out to a comedy show.  While I have heard of many different independent comedy groups and shows around it wasn’t until this past Friday that my lady and I were invited out to the “Bad Dog Bar & Grill” in Corunna for [...]

Taking a Bite out of Hunger aims to raise funds for Inn of the Good Shepherd


“ TAKE A BITE OUT OF HUNGER” , the 2nd annual fundraiser for The Inn of the Good Shepherd, presented by Subway Restaurants of Sarnia Lambton, will take place on Thursday November 28th .   All nine Subway locations, from 11 am – 7pm, will be raising funds for the ongoing services and programs of The [...]

‘Finding Balance’ Helps Seniors Prevent Falls


While falls may be the leading cause of serious injuries in older adults, Finding Balance, a new online education resource for Lambton County residents, is taking steps to prevent a fall before it happens. “Every year, 1-in-3 older adults will fall,” said Marnie Garrett, Public Health Nurse with Lambton Public Health. “One problem with preventing [...]


Rotary clubs across Sarnia are offering residents of Sarnia-Lambton the chance to participate in the relief efforts underway in the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. Members of the public are invited to a special fund-raising PANCAKE DINNER, to be held on Tuesday, December 3, at DeGroot’s Nurseries, 1840 London Road, 4:30-7:30 pm. Tickets [...]

Lambton residents to benefit from ’211′ service

Lambton County residents seeking information during a major emergency will now have an additional resource at their disposal. The County of Lambton has partnered with 211 Ontario for that agency to answer telephone calls from residents seeking answers to urgent questions. 211 Ontario operates 24 hours a day, every day of the year, providing service [...]

United Way campaign now more than 80% of this year’s goal

By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton Thanks to the outstanding efforts at Enbridge Pipelines, TransAlta, and others, we have now surpassed the 80% level of the campaign. In fact, we are sitting at about 82% of the $1.87 Million target which represents $1,530,000 to date. At this stage in the campaign, our [...]

Tips for selling your home over the holidays

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The holiday season might be considered by some to be a bad time to put your home on the market. While the thought of selling your home during the winter months may dampen your holiday spirit, the season does have its advantages. There are fewer homes on the market which means less competition and the buyers that are looking [...]

Local Artist Inspired by Chris Hadfield


As a part of his book signing tour Home-town hero Chris Hadfield will be appearing at DeGroots Nurseries on Saturday Nov. 23rd. for a book signing opportunity of his book ”An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth” While Col. Hadfield is not posing for pictures, or stopping for personal greetings, only signing his name it is expected [...]

Treasured Memories Auction Raises Over $8,000

Petrolia, ON – Over $8,000 has been raised at the County of Lambton Adult Enrichment Centre Advisory Committee’s Treasured Memories Gala Fundraising Auction. Proceeds from the biannual event support needs identified at the County’s two Adult Enrichment Centre sites at Lambton Meadowview Villa in Petrolia and Marshall Gowland Manor in Sarnia. Funds this year will [...]