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‘It’s all about the kids’ says Lambton College grad of her work at Rebound

Michelle Shelswell is smiling today. In fact, there aren't many times when you won’t find her smiling. The 34-year-old graduate of Lambton College’s three-year Child and Youth Worker program says she loves her career. It shows in her interaction with the youth she serves and the dedication she has for her profession. “There is always [...]

Sarnia Police investigating two-vehicle collision, say alcohol involved

Sarnia Police are investigating a two vehicle collision that occurred in the area of Confederation and Lansdowne just after 7:30 p.m. Monday (Sept. 26). One of the drivers, a 26-year-old male, had his driver's license suspended for blowing an alert on a roadside screening device. The man is also charged with driving without a valid [...]

Sarnia Police arrest senior alleged to be selling in long-term care facility

Sarnia Police say on Monday (Sept. 26) they arrested a 66-year-old Sarnia man after complaints from a long-term care facility that someone was selling marijuana. Officers investigating say they arrested the alleged individual after determining that he was carrying approximately four grams of marijuana at the time. The man is expected to appear in Sarnia [...]

Lambton College student Tina Kwan named ‘Weston Scholar’


Lambton College student Tina Kwan has been awarded up to $40,000 and the title of W. Garfield Weston Scholar.  The W. Garfield Weston Awards are presented to students like Tina — well-rounded individuals who are passionate about their fields of study, and who are truly interested in becoming involved and making a difference in their [...]

Police respond to reports of hand gun, find weapon in Corunna home

Three days after witnesses say they saw a man with a handgun approaching a Corunna bus stop, Lambton OPP arrested a 19-year-old on various weapons related charges as well as failing to comply with a court order. The man, who cannot be identified because he is also facing two charges of failing to abide by [...]

Sarnia Senior Braves qualify for final of 2011 Michigan Cup championship


The Sarnia Senior Braves qualified for the final of the 2011 Michigan Cup Baseball Championship with a 9-3 semi-final victory over the Pontiac Parkers this past weekend in St. Clair Shores, MI. The Braves, who finished with a Canadian record of 41-9, took part in the Ontario 'AAA' Eliminations, and were Western Counties Baseball League [...]

Local Canadian Hearing Society office works with individuals to improve quality of life

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By Alexandra L/Heureux The Canadian Hearing Society of Sarnia Lambton not only works with those directly experiencing hearing loss, but also aims to educate family, friends and the community about effective communication. The funding the Canadian Hearing Society of Sarnia Lambton receives from the United Way is used in the Community Outreach program.  In this [...]

Cheeky Monkey presenting Edward & The Right Brothers for First Friday

Newly formed Folk/Rock band Edward & The Right Brothers  include Edward G. Sayers (Guitar Vocals) , Rob Pearse ( of Hello Bella on drums and percussion) , Andrew Bell (Drums and percussion) , Jeremy Bolzon (Mandolin and Keyboards), .Shayne Mcilveen (lead guitarist), and Tom Lynch (bass and electric Guitar). Eddie had become a popular solo [...]

Safe Communities Day approaching with recognition of volunteer, business, community service partners

On the first Wednesday of October each year, Safe Communities Canada and its network of 44 designated member communities celebrate Safe Communities Day. On this day Safe Communities across the country sponsor events and recognize their volunteer, business and community service partners with "Ambassador for Safety Awards."   Safe Communities Sarnia-Lambton is pleased to extend an [...]

Mooretown Flags and Alvinston Flyers both win twice on weekend


Spencer Bronzi's shorthanded goal midway through the second period broke a 2-2 and the Mooretown Flags went on to score five more unanswered goals in an 8-2 romp in Kingsville in Great Lakes Jr “C” Hockey League action on Sunday.   Jeff Schroeter led the Flags with a hat trick, while Aaron Schieman added a [...]