Posts Tagged ‘City of’

Greekfest 2012 just days away as Hellenic community celebrates its culture


  The Hellenic community of Sarnia Lambton is in the final planning stages of Sarnia Greekfest 2012 to be held Saturday, September 8th from Noon to 11 p.m. and Sunday, September 9 from noon to 7 p.m. The festival will take place on the grounds at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 1299 Murphy Road, Sarnia. NEW this year […]

Back pain in runners can be eased with attention to special exercises

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By Dr. JIM FORBES, Chiropractor It is no surprise that runners are prone to injuries. It has been estimated that as many as 70% of runners have an injury in any given year, a common injury being low back/buttock pain that is aggravated by running.  Many runners accept this feeling as a product of older age […]

Ford, Harriet Adelaide Louise, (August 16, 2012)

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Peacefully, on Thursday, August 16, 2012, Harriet left the loving arms of her children to be met by the embracing arms of her adoring husband and our Lord.  Grieving her loss are her children Helen (George) Bailey, Jackie (Glenn) Bailey, Jim (Gwen) Bailey, Vicki (Bill) Johnston, Bill Ford and daughter-in-law Diane Bailey.  She is the […]

Olympic bronze medalist Derek Drouin receives hometown hero’s welcome


  The hometown crowd did Derek Drouin proud. Wednesday's parade through Corunna, where Drouin grew up, drew hundreds of cheering citizens, all shouting their congratulations to the high jumper who began competing in the sport at St. Patrick's high School in grade 9. According to correspondent Ron Skreptak, people started lining up the sides of Lyndock […]

Lambton College Firefighter team takes silver at Ontario championship event

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The Lambton College Firefighter Combat NXG team won the silver medal at the third Ontario Scott Firefit Championship Regional event on August 11 and 12. Team Captain Ian Van Reenan and Nelson Bodnar won silver with a time of 1:37.66 at the event held in Brampton this past weekend. The first place team included Lambton […]

Morgan (Mann), Shirley Anne, (August 10, 2012)

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MORGAN, Shirley Anne (Mann) -We wish to announce the passing of our dear mother who died peacefully with her family by her side, on Friday, August 10, 2012 at Bluewater Health, Palliative Care at the age of 75. Predeceased by her husband Ross Morgan (1988) and her parents Fred and Maude Mann. Loving mother of […]

Russell, Patrick Carl, (August 5, 2012)

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It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden death of Patrick Carl Russell, taken from us on Sunday August 5th, 2012, age 62. His passion for riding his motorcycle ended tragically as the result of a collision. Patrick is survived by his devoted and loving wife, Lorraine Russell (Carpenter), who was with him […]

Sole (nee Copland), Jean Marie, (August 9, 2012)

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After a courageous battle with cancer, Jean Marie Sole (nee Copland) passed away on Thursday, August 9, 2012, at Sumac Lodge, at the age of 84. Loving mother of Brenda (nee James) (Tom) Richardson of Edmonton, Dawn (nee James) (Kevin) Alberts of Chatham, Deb Frappier (Richard Wright), and Brad Sole (Carol Hayward). Jean will be […]

Armstrong (Kelly), Dorothy Elizabeth, (August 7, 2012)

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ARMSTRONG, Dorothy Elizabeth (Kelly) Feb 05, 1918 – Aug 07, 2012 passed away peacefully in the arms of her beloved daughters, Christine Anne Legault (Garry), Janis Elizabeth Fournier (Richard) and Jacqueline Pauley (Andrew). Dorothy was predeceased in death in 2007 by her husband of 66 years Clifford John Armstrong. Dorothy was born in Newbury, Ontario […]

Auger (Theriault), Mirielle, (August 6, 2012)

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At Bluewater Health on Monday, August 6, 2012, MIRIELLE (THERIAULT) AUGER, age 75, of Sarnia, passed away. Loving mother of Tania Auger, Brett Auger and Lynn Auger Pennesi all of Sarnia. Grandmother of Brodie and Georgia Auger and Dixon Auger Pennesi. Also survived by her sisters Yvette Cote, Ann Caron and Cecile LaPointe. She was […]