Posts Tagged ‘lambton county news’

‘Cook for the Cure’ pig roast will benefit Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation

The 8th annual Cook For The Cure Pig Roast to benefit the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation will be held at 1256 Lambton Line (the Dion family residence) in St. Clair Township, Saturday, Aug. 27 at 5 p.m. The evening will include live entertainment by The Lambton Liners & Friends plus door prizes, great food and [...]

Bluewater Health boasts Ontario’s shortest average wait times for MRI

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If you need an MRI and you're a resident of Sarnia-Lambton, you couldn't be in a better place, at least compared to the rest of Ontario. That's the assessment of the Ministry of Health and Long-term Care, which lists Bluewater Health's average wait time of 17 days as more than five times quicker than the [...]

Safe Communities Sarnia-Lambton seeking nominations for ‘Ambassador’ awards program

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Safe Communities Sarnia-Lambton, which is part of a network of 44 similar groups throughout Canada, is already looking to October 5 as a celebration of Safe Communities Day, marking the occasion through a series of "Ambassador for Safety" awards. Mark Roehler, who heads the local group, says the organization is seeking nominations from the general public [...]

County Health Services seeking help in locating dog

The County of Lambton Community Health Services Department is seeking the owner of a dog that bit a man, age 81, on Wednesday August 10th around 8:00 p.m. at the corner of Michigan Rd. and Murphy Rd. in North Sarnia. The man was walking alone when the dog approached him, jumped up, and bit him [...]

LambtonShield.com getting ready to ‘reach out’ to 55,000 homes

We admit it. One of the biggest challenges around the development of LambtonShield.com, Sarnia-Lambton's newest media outlet, has been creating awareness. Yes, we have more than 350,000 pageviews since we launched in November 2010. And virtually everyone who hears about our site loves it. But we want EVERYONE in our area to experience what it [...]

‘hue’ to appear at Paddy Flaherty’s August 19

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People start fires for a number of reasons.  Sometimes for warmth, sometimes to be seen and very often, especially during this time of the year, to get a party started.  It is for all these reasons that Starting Fires, the second full-length from melodically-grandiose pop rockers "hue," will soon garner lots of attention.   The group, [...]

Miss Teen Corunna is crowned in advance of Captain Kidd Days

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Kira Thorn-Smith, age 16, who will be attending grade 12 at St. Christopher's Secondary School this fall, is the new Miss Teen Corunna. She was crowned during the contest on Friday night, where she was one of six contestants. As winner, she received prizes from Fringe Beauty Studio, Brooklyn Photography, and Force Fitness, as well [...]

Lambton College unveils ‘jingle package’

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Lambton College will be grooving to some new tunes on the airwaves!  Beginning September 2011, Lambton College will utilize a custom jingle package in all radio advertising.  The package features several variations of the jingle melody covering an array of genres.  Also produced are “short stingers” that can be added to sound files, including videos, [...]

OPP make two arrests for driving while impaired

Lambton OPP say they made two arrests over the weekend related to drinking and driving. In Grand Bend Monday, a 24-year-old Brampton man was determined to be more than twice the legal limit after police made a stop on Warwick Avenue at around 2:30 a.m. He will appear in a Sarnia court to answer to [...]

Mischief charges laid in Corunna after IGA incident

Lambton OPP say three young people, two 18 year olds and a 20 year old, are being charged with Mischief Under 5,000 and Theft Under $5,000 after police responded to an incident at the Corunna IGA Garden Market Foodland plaza over the weekend. In the incident, which occurred around midnight Saturday, witnesses say they saw [...]