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Sarnia Sting extend their win streak by defeating Peterborough Petes, 5-3

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By DAVE BORODY PETERBOROUGH – The winning streak continues. The Sarnia Sting made it four straight with a 5-3 victory over the Peterborough Petes, Thursday night in front of 2,185 fans at the Peterborough Memorial Centre. The Sting raised their overall record in the Ontario Hockey League to 4-3-1-0, the first time they have been […]

Thinking about inside reno projects? Consider the bathroom . . .

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By JULIE JENKINS As the weather starts to cool and we spend more time indoors it is the perfect time to tackle some of those indoor projects that you have been thinking about. One of the best renovations for resale is a new bathroom. If you are considering a change this winter here are some […]

Get ready for the great sounds of Deja Voodoo at upcoming First Friday

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By MARY ANNE PELOZA The November 7 First Friday at Cheeky Monkey, Sarnia’s downtown record and more store, will be an evening filled with music you may have a feeling your familiar with; music that puts a powerful spell on you.  With a name like Deja Voodoo what else could you expect or want? Playing a pleasing mix of classic […]

Petrolia says it’s ‘one step closer’ to clearing boil water advisory

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The Town of Petrolia’s cautionary “boil water” advisory is said to be one step closer to being lifted after a reading of “zero” came into Town Hall on Thursday. A second “zero” reading will be required before the advisory, which was issued Wednesday (October 15), can be lifted. The advisory followed the first “irregular” reading since […]

Sarnia Police find Fentanyl patches in vehicle, signs of trafficking in accused’s home

Sarnia Police say they have made another arrest of a suspected Fentanyl trafficker. The arrest, which was made yesterday (Wednesday, October 15), involved a 25-year-old Sarnia man who was found sitting in a parking lot in the 200 block of Capel Street. Police say a search of the man’s vehicle revealed several Fentanyl patches with an […]

Chamber holding business ‘sidewalk sale’ next Wednesday

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It may not be your traditional “sidewalk sale” but the Sarnia-Lambton Chamber of Commerce is hoping to put a new spin on an old idea with its 2014 Chamber Showcase evening being held next Wednesday (October 22) at DeGroot’s Nurseries, 1840 London Line in Sarnia. The evening, which is free to attend and runs from 4 […]

Sarnia Sting hits the road this weekend against Peterborough, Oshawa and Belleville

Following Saturday night’s 9-2 rout over the Windsor Spitfires, the Sting have won 3 straight and improved to 3-3-1-0 on the season. One of the keys to success that the Sting have enjoyed over the last 3 games is scoring by committee. Early on this year, the Sting have seen 12 different players record a […]

Charges withdrawn in case involving attack on renovator

Criminal charges involving the beating of a renovator in a home he was working on have been withdrawn by the Crown prosecutor in Sarnia court. Steve Lithgow, who was 51 when he was attacked December 1, 2011, was present Tuesday when the withdrawal occurred. He had been found in a home on Forsyth St. in Sarnia and […]

Petrolia issues precautionary boil water advisory after water main repair

The Town of Petrolia has issued a precautionary boil water advisory to residents and businesses after tests following a water main repair showed levels of e-coli bacteria. The advisory, which was issued just before noon on Wednesday (October 15), was subsequently updated to include surrounding areas. Town water department officials say they will be providing […]

Business Week kicks off Tuesday with story of Link2Feed food bank system

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Sarnia-Lambton Business Week begins next Tuesday (October 21) with the story of a local business owner who launched a cloud-based software as a service that helps food banks better manage their operations. Rob Dawson, CEO and founder of Link2Feed, will speak at a kick off breakfast and funders forum at the Best Western Guildwood Inn beginning with seating […]