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THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #163

The Show with David Burrows #163

Recap: Finding Christmas a grand success! The Entertainment Scene: Local blues band Lit’l Chicago prepares for a SOLD OUT show at Jack Doyle’s. A fun interview and an explanation of what keeps these talented musicians playing. In The Community: Laura Persichetti returns to update us on ‘The Good Deeds Project” and her experiences from her […]

Sarnia approves rezoning to allow funeral chapel on former church property

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Sarnia City Council has decided to grant a re-zoning application that will see a Forest-based funeral provider to open a satellite office near Lakeview Cemetery after it buys a facility currently being used as a Kingdom Hall for Jehovah’s Witnesses. The Errol Road West property has a sale agreement to Gilpin Funeral Homes that was […]

Love Canal waste won’t be coming to Lambton County

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It would appear the “no thanks” was sufficient to re-route tons of toxic waste originating from the infamous Love Canal dump near Niagara Falls, N.Y., that was headed to the Clean Harbors facility in St. Clair Township. A series of e-mails forwarded by Sarnia Mayor Mike Bradley and subsequently by County Warden Bev MacDougall confirmed […]

Sarnia Mayor wants special County Council meeting to deal with Love Canal waste issue

The original Love Canal site as it appeared in 2012 (photo via Wikipedia).

Sarnia Mayor Mike Bradley has asked newly elected Lambton County Warden Bev MacDougall, who also sits on Sarnia City Council, to convene a special meeting to deal with news that waste from the infamous Love Canal area of upstate New York is on its way to Clean Harbors in St. Clair Township. Bradley, who said […]

Two-year-old girl dies in single vehicle roll-over accident on Highway 402

Lambton OPP say a two-year-old girl was killed as the result of a single vehicle rollover accident on Highway 402 west of Oil Heritage Road Saturday evening (December 13) that also left two adults, a Sarnia man and Sarnia woman, both 27, with injuries. The deceased girl has been identified as Faith Crockford-Vandermeer of Corunna. Daniel […]

Sarnia Sting fall to Peterborough Petes in shoot out

By DAVE BORODY The Sarnia Sting let one slip away Saturday night. The Sting dropped a 4-3 decision to the Peterborough Petes in a shootout in front of 2,775 fans at the RBC Centre. Sarnia does gain a valuable point in the standings and leaves them with a 16-13-1-2 record in the Ontario Hockey League. […]

Sarnia Police asking for help in locating mother and three-year-old son

Sarnia Police say they are looking for a missing 32-year-old mother and her three-year-old son, both of whom have been missing since Thursday (December 11). In a media release issued Sunday, Sarnia Police say Stephanie Hardy and her son, Matthew Chopp, both from the Sarnia area, may be travelling in a blue 2005 Hyundai Santa […]

Sarnia Sting goalie ‘brilliant’ in Friday’s defeat of Kitchener Rangers

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By DAVE BORODY KITCHENER – You’ve heard that old saying in hockey that a goalie can steal a game for his team. Taylor Dupuis did exactly that for the Sarnia Sting Friday night. The overage goalie was brilliant in leading the Sting to a 4-1 victory over the Kitchener Rangers in front of 6,955 fans […]

The Original ‘Rack n Roll’ Pool League

Rack n Roll Pool League

The Original ‘Rack n Roll’ Pool League continues with week 11 for the ladies division and week 10 for the men’s division. Information and details are available by calling Paul Maedel at 519-333-9990   THE “ORIGINAL” RACK~N~ROLL 8 BALL LEAGUES   TUES. NIGHT LADIES   IND. AVERAGE AFTER WEEK 11 DEC 9/14       […]

Sarnia Sting lose to London Knights in first contest of the season

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By DAVE BORODY Playing with a depleted lineup, the Sarnia Sting dropped a 5-2 decision to the London Knights, Thursday night in front of 3,454 fans at the RBC Centre. The loss leaves the Sting with a 15-13-1-1 record in the Ontario Hockey League. The Sting played without eight roster players. They had two call-ups […]