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County Council meetings will ‘live stream’ beginning July 2

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Lambton County Council meetings will be “live streamed” to anyone wishing to view the decision-making process from a computer connected to the Internet beginning July 2. The County has partnered with Granicus, Inc. to offer live and archived meetings through its website, www.lambtononline.ca. Capital cost for the equipment was $31,000 with an annual operating cost [...]

Indiefest begins this Saturday at RUSTIC (formerly the Stubborn Mule)

Blue Daven's Code is one of the featured bands at this Saturday's Indiefest event, to be held at RUSTIC (formerly the Stubborn Mule) on Campbell Street in Sarnia.

Indiefest, the homegrown multi-date opportunity for new and emerging bands that first launched in 2013, is doing it again with a three -Saturday “Battle of the Bands” that begins this Saturday (June 28) with the final showdown of the winners to be held “OutBack” at “RUSTIC” (formerly the Stubborn Mule) A top prize of $1,000 [...]

International Symphony Orchestra sponsoring introductory summer strings programme

International Symphony Orchestra

The International Symphony Orchestra is running an Introductory Summer Strings Programme for ages five and over this July. Adults are also welcome to attend the sessions, which will run July 21-25 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. each day. The program includes instruction in the beginning elements of string playing: sound production/notes; correct hand and [...]

Physician recruiters welcome new doctor who will take over existing practice

Dr. Abraham

When Dr. Kathy Wakely retires at the end of July, her existing patients will no longer have to worry that they’ll be left with out a family physician. Dr. Jacob Abraham, along with his wife Shoba, had initially planned to purchase a clinic in Kingston, but have now decided to make Sarnia-Lambton their home. “They [...]

OPP charge driver in last week’s collision with fence incident

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A 21-year-old male driver from Lloydminster, Alta., has been charged with careless driving and failure to remain at the scene following the investigation of a single-vehicle crash in Point Edward last Thursday (June 12). Lambton OPP say an investigation of the early morning incident, which resulted in damage to a fence and vehicles near the [...]

Sombra Township Optimists showing off classic vehicles at their 10th anniversary show this Saturday

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The Sombra Optimists are holding their Sombra Car Show this Saturday (June 21), the 10th anniversary of the popular event. The action begins at 8 a.m. at Brander Park in Port Lambton and runs right through 8 p.m. The event is free for spectators (car owners displaying their “babies” are paying an entry fee. The [...]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #137

The Show with David Burrows #137

Ribfest re-cap, Pro Fighting Series III re-cap. The Entertainment Scene: Michael Cassidy recieves $1000 from Awesome Foundation Sarnia for his new youth program “Music Thru LIfe”. Michael also talks about his upcoming show on July 1st. and we view one of his latest music videos. In The Community: 7 year old Aibhlinn Deery raises $2600 for [...]

It’s ‘Doors Open’ this coming weekend in Lambton County

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It’s “Doors Open” this weekend (June 21-22) as some 44 sites throughout Lambton County take part what is sure to be an eye-opening celebration of the community’s centennial accomplishment. This year’s Doors Open Lambton County is presented by Daytripping Magazine. “This weekend will be a rare chance for residents to visit many of these sites,” [...]

Chamber will host Rural Trade Show this Wednesday

The Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce is inviting members and guests to its Rural Trade Show, to be held this Wednesday at the St. Clair Parkway Golf Course in Mooretown. The 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. event is free for members of the Chamber ($10 for “future members”). Organizers expect some 30 exhibitors to be [...]

OPP looking for information regarding Point Edward single-vehicle crash

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Lambton OPP are continuing to investigate a single motor vehicle collision that occurred in the early hours of Thursday on Front Street near Village Green in Point Edward. The collision is said to have caused a “substantial” amount of property damage but it is unknown whether there were injuries since the occupants of the vehicle [...]