Posts Tagged ‘lambton county’

OPP urging motorists to take care this Easter weekend

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  Easter long weekend is one of the busiest traffic weekends on Ontario’s roads and highways and Lambton OPP says its officers will be doing their part to ensure everyone gets to their destination safely. Police will be on the lookout for motorists who drive while impaired by alcohol or drugs, are distracted or driving aggressively, [...]

Lambton OPP say they found pot during traffic stop

  Lambton OPP say a traffic stop in the area of Hubbard Line and Lakeshore Road in Plympton-Wyoming on Saturday afternoon (March 23) led to the discovery of what police believed to be marijuana. Two Sarnia men, aged 32 and 29, will appear in a Sarnia court on April 29 to answer to the charges [...]

OPP arrest Detroit driver entering Canada under the influence

Lambton OPP have charged a 55-year-old Detroit man after he allegedly attempted to enter Canada in the early hours of last Friday while impaired. The driver, who was first stopped by Canada Border Service Agency officers, will appear in a Sarnia court to answer to the impaired driving charge.

Pathways organizing early August ARTZscape by the Bay event


A two-day juried art exhibition and sale is heading to Centennial Park this summer and organizers have issued their "call for entry" to artists interested in participating. ARTZscape by the Bay will be held Saturday, August 3 and Sunday, August 4, with proceeds going to benefit programs of Pathways Health Centre for Children. Organizers are [...]

Lunch ‘N’ Learn to focus on how to increase student nutrition levels

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The Lambton Student Nutrition Program is hosting a Lunch 'N' Learn where tips on raising and educating healthy children will be shared. "Raising Healthy Kids: Mind and Body" will be held Wednesday, April 17 at the Best Western Guildwood Inn in Point Edward.  Luciana Rosu-Sieza and Mia Tannous of Bulimia Anorexia Nervosa Association (BANA) will [...]

Planned First Nations protest related to pipeline reversal will impact contract workers’ pay

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A planned protest of a proposed pipeline reversal project may not change the hearts and minds of the people on the National Energy Board who will ultimately decide whether oil flows from west to east, but it will impact the paycheques of contract workers who have been told not to show up for work this [...]

Lambton OPP say break and enter results in loss of die-cast cars

Lambton OPP say a forced entry of an out-building in the 6000 block of Hickory Creek Line in Warwick Township earlier this month left the owner of the property minus "a significant number" of die-cast cars. Entry to the building was gained by forcing open a front door, say police. While Lambton OPP are continuing [...]

Driver clocked at 160 km/h on Hwy. 402 faces stunt charge

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What will going 160 km/h on Highway 402 get you? If you're caught by Lambton OPP, a charge of stunt driving that carries a minimum fine of $2,000 (and as much as $10,000), plus a possible jail term, six demerit points, a seven-day license suspension and seizure of the vehicle, also for a seven-day period. [...]

Group taps into youth desire to create culture of sustainability

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  While extracurricular activities were on hold at public schools, local high school students came together with the help of the Bluewater Sustainability Initiative to form a youth sustainability committee. The committee, formed in December 2012, is youth-driven, and currently has members from SCITS, Northern Collegiate and St. Christopher’s Secondary School. The purpose of the [...]

OPP nab another one accused of driving drunk

Lambton OPP say a 25-year-old Plympton-Wyoming woman will appear in a Sarnia court on April 8 after being pulled over Tuesday (March 5). Police say they responded to a traffic complaint on Lakeshore Road in the area of Mandaumin Road, eventually stopping the vehicle on O'Brien Road. The officer, in speaking with the driver, determined [...]