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LSSAA Scoreboard, Tuesday, May 13, 2014

SENIOR GIRLS SOCCER NLSS 3 (Goals: Britt Janssen (2), Shayna Kelders (1)), LCCVI 1 (Goal: Chelsea Lewis) BOYS BASEBALL NLSS 5, SCITS 5 LCCVI 7, Northern 0

Road construction on Venetian Boulevard to begin this week

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The second phase of a $1.4 million roads project that will see the reconstruction of parts of Venetian Boulevard in Point Edward will begin this week, weather permitting. The first phase of the project, a total reconstruction of a one-block section of Alexandra Street, will now serve as access to Purdy’s Fisheries, Bridgeview Marina and [...]

Series of arson fires has the attention of Sarnia Police

Sarnia Police and Sarnia Fire and Rescue are investigating a series of four dumpster fires that occurred Sunday night. The first fire, in the 100 block of Cromwell, was called in just after 10 p.m. with a second fire in the 200 block of Exmouth Street called in shortly after the first. A third fire, [...]

Sarnia Police weekend service review

Sarnia Police Service answered 137 calls for service over Mother’s Day weekend. Officers also conducted 28 traffic stops for various traffic violations. The 137 calls include: 1 – 911 Hang Up call 11 – Alarm Calls 10 – Disturb the Peace % – Domestic/Family Disputes 5 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 11 – Noise Complaints

Doors Open Lambton County is opportunity to take closer look at landmark sites

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Doors Open Lambton County, a two-day project set for June 21 and 22, will feature 44 sites exploring the area’s contribution to the First World War (1914-18), the incorporation of the City of Sarnia in 1914, and many other community achievements of the last 100 years. Visitors to the sites will have an opportunity to go [...]

Happy Mother’s Day!

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If your Mom is still with you, take the time to reach out on this special day. And if you no longer have her in your life, remember those precious memories of a life that was, in so many ways, dedicated to ensuring your well being. To all those who gave and continue to give, [...]

UPDATED: 22-year-old turns himself in after fatal hit and run incident

Sarnia Police say a 22-year-old man has been charged with one count of criminal negligence causing death and one count of failing to remain after a collision Friday night. The man turned himself in on Sunday. He was later released after a bail hearing. Police are now asking for the public’s assistance in locating a [...]

New emergency connection system goes ‘live’ today

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In addition to displays at Clearwater Arena today (Friday, May 9), Emergency Preparedness Day is also marking the “official” availability of an industry-funded initiative that will help ensure area residents are kept up-to-date on any events that may require special attention. The Sarnia Lambton Environmental Association and CAER (Community Awareness Emergency Response) are paying for [...]

Learning by doing at Lambton College

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Students in a dual credit program at Lambton College were outdoors earlier this week, practising (and learning from instructor Dan Gutteridge) how to trim trees and handle a chainsaw in a safe manner. Numerous trees on the campus are ideal for that purpose.

Area residents learn how to prepare for emergency

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By DANIELLE COOPER It was a busy day Friday at Clearwater Arena for those gathered to mark Emergency Preparedness Day. Many Sarnia-Lambton residents turned out to view more than 85 displays and live demonstrations at the free event, which began at 9 a.m. and ran through 2 p.m., fulfilling one of the objectives: showing how [...]