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Council highlights from Town of Plympton-Wyoming


Wyoming, ON – At its regular meeting on Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at 9:15 a.m., the Town of Plympton-Wyoming Council:   ·         Endorsed staff recommendation to approve the lowest tender submitted by Boelens Construction 1991 Ltd, in the amount of $14,170.20 to complete construction work at the front entrance of the Municipal Office. ·         Endorsed staff recommendation to […]

Braves drop first game, sit a top WCBL with 11-1 record


  The odds of baseball finally caught up to the Sarnia Braves as they dropped their first game of the season on the road to the Wyoming Cowboys 4-3. The Braves are now 11-1 on the 27-game regular season, and sit a top the WCBL standings with Port Lambton (7-3), Chatham (7-3) and Courtright (6-5) […]

Pat Verbeek to be inducted into Sarnia Lambton Sports Hall of Fame

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The man with arguably one of the best nicknames in the history of sports will be among those inducted into the Sarnia Lambton Sports Hall of Fame this September. Wyoming's Pat Verbeek, known as the Little Ball of Hate, scored 522 goals and added 541 assists in 20 seasons in the National Hockey League with […]

Bruziewicz withdraws from Sarnia-Lambton NDP nomination


Andy Bruziewicz has withdrawn from the Sarnia-Lambton provincial NDP nomination process. Having received no response to his response to postpone the nomination meeting until after Labour Day, the long-time City Councilor announced on Tuesday evening that he would no longer allow his name to stand. Bruziewicz had wanted the additional time in order for the […]

Accident at Reece’s Corners send two to hospital

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A 60-year-old Sarnia man remains in Bluewater Health today recuperating from non-life threatening injuries suffered in a three-vehicle crash at Reece's Corners. Lambton OPP say Ronald Forbes was driving one of two pick up trucks that were struck by a transport truck carrying a load of pigs at London Line and Oil Heritage Road just […]

Sarnia Braves make it eight straight wins


The league leading Sarnia Braves pushed their WCBL record to 8-0 with a hard fought 4-1 victory over the second-place Port Lambton Pirates.   Jeff Jones pitched the complete game win by allowing just six hits and striking out nine. Jones, a former draft pick of the San Diego Padres, moved his record to 2-0 […]

Dream Home 2012 begins to take shape


The Bluewater Health Foundation will soon make tickets available for the 2012 Dream Home Lottery.   “This year’s grand prize Dream Home (at 6729 Old Mill Road in the Maples Subdivision, Camlachie) is fabulous”, said Marg Hendra, Chair, Dream Home Lottery. “The choices made by Pat Fazio of Marjan Homes Inc. and Lori Bambury of […]

The Central Lambton Family Health Team facility officially opens in Petrolia

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Several dozen dignitaries and guests gathered on the second floor of Charlotte Eleanor Englehart (CEE) hospital in Petrolia on Friday afternoon to officially open the Central Lambton Family Health Team facility; a multi-discipline team approach to wellness, disease prevention and chronic disease management The team, made up of seven doctors and several other health professionals, […]

TVCOGECO Sarnia captures three provincial awards


TVCOGECO Sarnia has been named the recipient of three Ontario-wide awards at this week’s TVCOGECO Star Awards in Burlington. The annual event celebrates local television across more than 20 systems throughout Ontario. Local producer Daniel Ricottone captured top prize for best Arts/Entertainment program for an episode of The Daily Grind that featured local music group […]

Sarnia Braves make it seven straight league victories


The Sarnia Braves extended their perfect opening to the 2011 Western Counties Baseball League season to seven wins in a row by defeating Dresden 5-3.  Joel Ainsworth pitched the complete game for his second victory of the year as he struck out eight, while scattering just eight hits.  Dresden hit the board early to take […]