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A ‘return to scene of the (first) crime’ results in arrest

When a 45-year-old man stole more than $500 in merchandise from a local business last Wednesday (July 16), his image was captured on surveillance video. Then on Monday (July 21), he returned to the same store, again with theft on his mind. But this time the staff of the business, recognizing the thief, were able [...]

Twin Lakes Terrace team recognized for contributions to community

Twin Lakes Terrace hosts its annual appreciation and staff awards barbecue.

By LISA BAILEY Close to 30 members of Twin Lakes Terrace’s team were recognized recently for their contributions and commitment to the long-term care community. The annual staff appreciation and service awards barbecue took place on Monday, June 16 in the backyard of the Sarnia long-term care home. They enjoyed the sunshine as well as sandwiches made [...]

Sarnia’s ‘SEE’ office supporting Women’s Interval Home with BBQ fundraiser this Friday

Pictured, from left, are Alyssa Cosford, Krystle Kernick, Jamie Richardson, and Sarah Sonier.

The staff at Sarnia Eye, Esthetics and Lasik Clinic will be putting on the aprons and grabbing the flippers at a charity barbecue in support of the Women’s Interval Home in Sarnia. The event takes place this Friday (July 18) at 1298 Exmouth Street with all proceeds going to support the Women’s Interval Home. The [...]

Good Deeds Project on CTV news.

Good Deeds Project on CTV

Laura Persichetti from Sarnia is travelling across Canada to create awareness of good deeds everywhere. Her latest stop in the east coast caught the attention of CTV news. The project began to create awaresness and document the good deeds of people everywhere. “This isn’t an invention of mine. This is just featuring something that already [...]

Kids Help Phone special event at Jack Doyle’s

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The Sarnia Kids Help Phone chapter is holding a special event at Jack Doyle’s in The Metro Room. Tyler Rotteau says “Kids Help Phone is a 24/7 totally free counselling line for children ages up to 25. For help with anything from homework to trouble at home The Kids Help Phone is needed in all [...]

Watchful neighbour key to a robbery in progress falling short

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Sarnia Police say a watchful neighbour was able to foil a robbery in progress in the 200 block of Bright Street Monday evening (July 14) The home being robbed was vacant when the neighbour observed two men at the rear sliding door around 9 p.m. The neighbour called Sarnia Police who responded and arrested two [...]

OPP respond to single-vehicle rollover in Watford

Lambton OPP are continuing to investigate a single motor vehicle rollover collision on eastbound Highway 402 near First School Road which took place Wednesday (July 16) just before 3 a.m. A driver of a transport truck had called in the accident and the OPP, fire services and Lambton EMS all responded to the scene. A [...]

Sarnia Police seize ‘large quantities’ of marijuana in apartment raid

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Sarnia Police say officers executed a search warrant on an apartment in the 100 block of George Street Tuesday, seizing what is described as a large quantity of cannabis marijuana with a street value of $4,330. The raid, which took place about 5:30 p.m., resulted in the arrest of the resident. He was held for [...]

The story of a Trade Unionist and how making a difference is ‘part of the job’

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(Editor’s Note: Mark Mathewson is president of Unifor Local 848 (Shell Canada). In his role as a member of the Sarnia-District Labour Council, he was approached to write this contribution for LambtonShield.com and took the approach you’ll read below. We welcome any and all contributions to LambtonShield.com, especially those like this one that contribute to [...]

Antique & Classic Boat Show sails into Sarnia Bay Marina

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Over 25 finished and restored boats will be on hand at the 4th annual Antique & Classic Boat Show on July 18 and 19. A captain’s welcome reception is set to kick off the weekend long event on Friday, July 18 at 6:30 p.m. The boat show follows on Saturday, July 19, from 9:00 a.m. [...]