Posts Tagged ‘lambton county news’

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 [...]

Grand Bend busy for OPP on long weekend

More than one third of the calls the Lambton OPP fielded over the weekend were in Grand Bend, where police dealt with 93 cases related to the Liquor Licence Act. A total of 136 calls were received in Grand Bend, with a total of 350 calls in all of the area served by the Lambton [...]

Great Lakes Study holding public meeting tonight at Lambton College

The International Upper Great Lakes Study is holding a dozen public meetings to provide information regarding Phase 2 of the Study, examining Great Lakes water levels, with the Sarnia meeting scheduled for tonight (Tuesday, August 2). The meeting is to be held from 7 to 9 in Room A223. Topics to be covered include:Those who [...]

Love of Japanese food inspires Grand Bend’s ‘Midori Sushi Bar’

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By TAMARA NICOLA LambtonShield.com Grand Bend completed a major beach enhancement project during the 2010 season.  The new tree-lined Main Street is attracting more than just bus loads of teenagers these days.  Creative new businesses are also beginning to make the move to Grand Bend. Main Street may not be the easiest spot in Lambton [...]

Sunday Farmer’s Market coming to Sarnia Bay Marina

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It’s time to get FRESH! & have some fun!  The Sarnia-Lambton Business Development Corporation is pleased to announce that as part of an ongoing initiative to enhance local businesses’ bottom lines by helping encourage a more cohesive focus on a Buy Local agenda, Culinary Tourism and a desire to highlight some hidden gems in our [...]