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The Show with David Burrows returning home to

The Show with David Burrows returns home to LambtonShield

Inset Photograph of David Burrows courtesy of Kerry Belliveau, Kerry’s Klips. is very excited and proud to announce that, starting this week on Apr. 17; The Show with David Burrows is returning home and will once again be featured as premium content on a weekly basis. David Burrows’ increasingly popular premium-but-astoundingly-free YouTube series ‘The [...]

Update: Sarnia Police report missing male found

Sarnia Police Service

Sarnia Police have called off the search for a Sarnia man, Arcade Joseph “Junior” Comeau, who was reported missing earlier in the day. Police found Comeau at a business located on London Road saying he was in safe condition and returned to his family. Comeau, who is autistic and suffers from respiratory illness, was reported [...]

Lambton County warns about link between flooding and well water quality

well water feature

  The county's Community Health Services Department is cautioning Lambton residents with private wells that high water levels and flooding conditions could make their water supply unsafe. Elizabeth Vang, public health inspector with Community Health Services, says heavy rainfall and snow melt could contaminate the drinking water supply with harmful bacteria. "If your well has [...]

Stop for speeding turns into drunk driving charge as well

Lambton OPP (Thumb)

  Lambton OPP say a 54-year-old Sarnia man whose vehicle was pulled over for speeding now faces charges related to drinking and driving. The incident occurred on the afternoon of April 11. The man will appear in court on April 29 to speak to the charges.

Thefts in Sherwood Village

Sarnia Police Service cruiser

Police said an outbreak of thefts from vehicles has plagued Sherwood Village for the past three days. Several people, police say, have apparently reported thefts from their vehicles between Apr. 9 and today in the Sarnia subdivision. Police don’t have any suspects yet, but said unidentified persons have allegedly entered several vehicles on Oslo, Turner, [...]

Sarnia Police warning the community about overflowing streams and ditches

Sarnia Police Service

When it rains, it pours – figuratively and literally. Sarnia Police are reminding the community to be extra cautious at this time of year and especially this past week with all the rain fall, as area ditches, ponds and streams are, at times, over flowing with water. Bank edges become slippery and unstable and people [...]

Get The Ball Rolling marks 5th anniversary with performances from Big Wreck along with Bleeker Ridge and Autumns Cannon

Get The Ball Rolling is set for June 8, 2013, at Stokes Bay with Big Wreck headlining this year's event.

Photography courtesy of Kerry Belliveau, Kerry’s Klips A staple of the city’s summer festival season, this year’s Get The Ball Rolling charity concert event is gearing up for another epic bash by bay in June. On Saturday, Jun. 8, 2013, Sarnia Connects will host the highly anticipated event’s coming of age 5th anniversary for testicular [...]

Conservation authority offering free soil tests to help farmers with cover crop strategy

cover crops oats

  Last month, the St. Clair Region Conservation Authority hosted 25 area farmers from Lambton and Middlesex at a workshop designed to educate on how they can promote soil conservation, water quality impacts and nutrient management through the use of cover crops. One such crop is oats (pictured) which provides good ground cover over winter. The [...]

Piano duo performing this Friday afternoon at Sarnia Library Theatre

Hackstock-Reynolds pix

  As a grand finale to end this season’s “Friday Afternoon” Concert Series, the Lawrence House Centre for the Arts is proud to present the Hackstock-Reynolds Piano Duo. The concert, employing the Library’s magnificent Steinway D piano, will be held this Friday, April 12, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the Sarnia Library Theatre. Praised for [...]

Indiefest organizers reaching out to local businesses for additional sponsors to help support planned summer festival


Sarnia’s newest concert series featuring independent artists from across the nation – Indiefest 2013 – set to culminate with a one-day outdoor festival in August is shaping up to become one of the region’s most hotly anticipated events of the summer. With that, an endeavor and effort of this scale with the inherent propensity of [...]