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August First Friday

August First Friday

First Friday is a monthly arts and culture tour that partners the efforts of artists and performers with the infrastructure of supporting venues in Downtown Sarnia. Venues include museums, galleries, theatres, dining establishments, merchants, and public spaces located in Sarnia’s Downtown Cultural District. Merchants and dining establishments are encouraged to remain open late to promote [...]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #143

The Show with David Burrows #143

Rock the Park Highlights including the performance of Highway Jones. The Entertainment Scene: Highlights from Indiefest Battle of the Bands Round 2 Indiefest also announces finalists for the FINALE on August 23rd. In The Community: Eve Morgan shares a special event for the Alzheimer Society of Sarnia-Lambton. Apps with Mark Russell Mark talks about “EVERNOTE” [...]

OPP still looking for driver of stolen truck after vehicle abandoned

Lambton OPP say they are still looking for the driver of a pickup truck they say was reported as stolen in the City of Sarnia and spotted just before 9 a.m. Tuesday (July 29). The vehicle was spotted southbound on Waterworks Road at Courtright Line but fled the area. Two hours later, it was found [...]

OPP investigating break and enter where guitars and other good stolen

Lambton OPP say they are continuing to investigate a residential break and enter incident in the 9000 block of Klondyke Road in Lambton Shores. The OPP investigation showed that the break-in would have taken place July 27, 2014 between 10:30 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Jewellery, musical instruments, and electronics made up the bulk of stolen [...]

Harmony for Youth hires new program director for re-energized organization

marcia brown harmony

A well-known local charitable organization that has already made a significant difference in the lives of area youth, has a new program director at the helm. Harmony for Youth, which has faced financial struggles in recent days, has hired Marcia Brown as its new program director to in the process of re-energizing the organization. Brown, [...]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #142

The Show with David Burrows #142

S pecial mention to Sarnia band “Highway Jones” Playing “Rock The Park”www.highwayjones.ca The Entertainment Scene: “Time Is A Hymn” from Chatham stopped in Sarnia to play Union Station Bar & Grill. The Band also shares their music video, “The New Conspiracy” In The Community: Lady Luck Riders and The Bright’s Grove Snowmobile club join together to [...]

Grand Bend continues its storm cleanup with municipal workers, Hydro One on the scene

Photo by Scott Miller, via Twitter

Public works and hydro crews continue to work to clear downed trees from municipal roadways to allow for emergency services access, says a media releaser issued by the Municipality of Lambton Shores. Strong winds caused significant damage to the Grand Bend area on Sunday (July 27), with the most significant area north of Klondyke Road [...]

“Rock the Park” raises over $2 million dollars for Bethanys Hope Foundation

Rock the Park Fans
Photo courtesy of 
Kerry M Belliveau

The 11th annual “Rock the Park” that started last Wednesday thru Saturday has now raised over $2 million dollars for The Bethanys Hope Foundation. Eleven years ago, Jones Entertainment Group created Rock the Park to support Bethanys Hope Foundation in progressing research for Metachromatic Leukodystrophy (MLD). This year the group added a Country music night and was successful with a [...]

“Highway Jones” Rocked The Park in London

Highway Jones & Friends Backstage.
Photo Courtesy of Kerry M Belliveau

  “Highway Jones” a rock band from Sarnia, excitedly took the stage this past Saturday at the 11th annual “Rock the Park” in London. The local band entered a contest at K106.3fm and was chosen to move on to the finals at “Norma Jeans” in London. Bass player Brad Andrews said: “It was so cool [...]

Woman from Camlachie dies after what appears to be jump from Blue Water Bridge

A 29-year-old woman from Camlachie has died after apparently abandoning a vehicle on the Blue Water Bridge and jumping. The incident, which occurred Monday (July 28) around 6 a.m. was investigated by Lambton OPP and responded to by Lambton EMS and the Point Edward Fire Service. Initially, the woman was reported to have life threatening [...]