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Thieves steal power tools, separate incident sees library entered

  Sarnia Police say unknown persons entered a garage on Sunday (Oct. 23)  in the 700 block of Highway Drive, removing numerous power tools valued over $1,500. In a separate incident, a break and enter was reported to have occurred at the Sarnia Library.  Police responded to an alarm call and found a hole in [...]

Sarnia Police make drug arrest on Proctor

  In an incident that began just after 2:30 last Friday morning (Oct. 21), Sarnia Police executed a search warrant in the 200 block of Proctor Street, arresting two individuas and seizing a quantity of marijuana and Oxycodone. A prohibited weapon was also taken. A 53 year old Sarnia man and a  33 year old [...]

Let’s make this season a safe one, starting by reading this

I know, it's still a bit early to dig out the Christmas lights and holly. But I don't think it's ever too early to start thinking. In this case, about drinking and driving. I have a theory, though. And it's this: the people who are going to be stupid (or more to the point drunk) [...]

Childhood depression doc to be screened in Sarnia


The second film of the Sarnia Justice Film Festival’s 2011–2012 season will have a very topical flavour to it. Beyond the Blues: Child And Youth Depression will be shown on Saturday, November 12 at the Sarnia Library Theatre at 7pm . "Statistics reveal that depression in children and youth is on the rise," says festival [...]

Lambton Lions basketball get first win against Redeemer University


The 2011-2012 Lambton Lions men’s basketball team captured their first win of the season with an 83-69 exhibition victory over the Redeemer University Royals on Saturday afternoon. Victor McGinnis led the Lions with 35 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals. McGinnis is the only returning starter from a year ago on a squad [...]

Sarnia Sting lose in shootout with Belleville Bulls

  By DAVE BORODY For the second time this season the Sarnia Sting was involved in a shootout at the RBC Centre. Unfortunately the Sting failed to get that extra point again as they dropped a 4-3 decision to the Belleville Bulls, Saturday night in front of 2,926 fans. Jordan Subban scored the winning goal [...]

Legionnaires win 8th straight, taking down Leamington Flyers in OT

  By Dan McCaffery Evan Dixon scored in overtime Saturday to give the Sarnia Legionnaires their eighth straight victory. Dixon was standing beside the Leamington Flyers net when Sarnia defenceman Anthony Donati unloaded a drive from the point that hit teammate Daniel Nikandrov's stick and deflected high into the air. As the rubber came falling back [...]

Sports Scoreboard for Saturday, October 22, 2011

Ontario Hockey League Belleville Bulls 4 Sarnia Sting 3 (in a shootout)   Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League   Sarnia Legionnaires 5 Leamington Flyers 4 (in overtime)   St. Marys Lincolns 4 Lambton Shores 1   Great Lakes Jr “C” Hockey League   Essex 73's 9 Mooretown Flags 5   Western Ontario Senior Hockey League [...]

Sarnia Legionnaires facing first-place Leamington Saturday night

By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires will face what may be their biggest challenge of the young season Saturday when they host the first place Leamington Flyers. The Legion crew is currently on a seven-game winning streak that has vaulted it within four points of the Tomato Town team. "They're well coached and they compete [...]

Sarnia Sting blanks Kitchener Rangers in 3-0 away game

By DAVE BORODY KITCHENER – You just knew goalie Brandon Maxwell of the Sarnia Sting would be pumped Friday night. It was his first game back to the Kitchener Auditorium to face his old team, the Kitchener Rangers. The overager kicked out 25 shots for his first shutout of the year as the Sting blanked [...]