Posts Tagged ‘lambton county’

Chamber meets with Queen’s Park officials in two days of presentations

April 25, 2012.

  On Wednesday, Sarnia-Lambton MPP Bob Bailey and the Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce wrapped up two busy days highlighting the strengths and opportunities of Sarnia-Lambton’s local economy to legislators and business leaders at Queen’s Park. Lead by Chamber of Commerce Chair Mike Elliott, and President Garry McDonald, Bailey and a large group of representatives [...]

Provincial police looking for person responsible for break, enter and theft this week

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Lambton OPP said sometime between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Apr. 23, thieves entered an apartment residence in the 600-block of Broadway St, Wyoming. The exterior door to the apartment had been forced open, breaking the frame. Thieves allegedly stole a Hewlett Packard desktop computer, a Samsung 51” plasma television, an X-box gaming system [...]

Charges laid for stunt driving

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Lambton OPP arrested an 18-year-old Barrie teen Sunday and had his vehicle impounded for 7 days and his license suspended for the same period following a traffic stop on Highway 40. Police said at around 5:15 p.m. on Apr. 22 an officer from the West Region Highway Enforcement Team was conducting speed enforcement on Highway [...]

Traffic stop leads to impaired driver

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Lambton OPP pulled over a 1998 GMC pick-up Apr. 17 around 8 p.m. because it was being driven erratically and unsafe. The officer talked to the male driver and determined that he had been drinking alcohol at which point a roadside demand was made. The driver failed the breathalyzer test and was arrested. Further breath [...]

Driver charged with being over the legal limit after complaints called into police

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Lambton OPP was called Apr. 17 at around 11:30 a.m. to a suspicious vehicle parked on Michigan Avenue. A female was found in the driver seat. Police said when she was spoken to, it was clear that she was impaired by alcohol and was arrested for care and control. Open liquor was also allegedly found [...]

MPP Bob Bailey announces open nominations for the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

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A new commemorative medal has been struck to mark the 2012 celebrations of the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s accession to the Throne as Queen of Canada on February 6th, 1952. “The presentation of the Diamond Jubilee Medal is Canada’s way of celebrating Her Majesty The Queen’s 60 years of service to [...]

Attacking Unemployment: Resources, Training & Opportunities

Sarnia-Lambton MPP Bob Bailey announces plan to attach the city's growing unemployment problems

Sarnia-Lambton MPP Bob Bailey announced on Apr. 13 a special event that will be held at the Lambton Inn on Friday, Jun. 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event “Attacking Unemployment: Resources, Training & Opportunities” has been organized to raise awareness of community resources, employment training, and job opportunities that are currently available [...]

McGuinty ignored PC proposals: Bailey

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Sarnia-Lambton MPP Bob Bailey said on Apr. 13 that Dalton McGuinty continues to deepen Ontario’s economic crisis by ignoring PC Party proposals to create new jobs and rein in government spending. “We have been out front every day to promote positive ideas to reduce the size and cost of government and kick-start our economy to [...]

Provincial police charged impaired drivers in two incidents over Easter weekend

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Lambton OPP said at around 5:30 p.m. on Apr. 7, officers were called to a single vehicle collision on Gordon Road where they found a 2010 pickup truck in the ditch. Police responded and spoke to the male driver of the pick up at which time it was determined that his ability to operate a [...]

Lambton OPP investigating break and enters to three businesses over Easter weekend

Provincial police said sometime between 8 p.m. on Apr. 7 and 6:30 a.m. the following morning, thieves broke into the Skyview Restaurant, at 4267 London Line, through forced entry at main front door. Police said a cash register with an undisclosed amount of cash was taken and currently there are no suspects.          A day earlier, [...]