Posts Tagged ‘Lambton Shores’

Predators lose, 5-1 in St. Marys in Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League action

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The struggles continue for the Lambton Shores Predators. The visitors lost 5-1 in St. Marys on Friday in Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League action.   Ryan Rontondi had the lone for the Predators, who have now lost four straight and have seen their record fall to 4-7.   The division leading Lincolns (7-2) scored three [...]

Lambton County staff to look into ways of controlling Phragmites

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At the request of Lambton Shores Mayor Bill Weber, Lambton County Council has passed a motion asking staff to prepare a report on how to control an invasive plant that has taken over many ditches and other areas in his municipality. Weber says Phragmites can grow up to five metres (16 feet) tall On its [...]

Household Hazardous Waste Day today in Forest

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The popular Household Hazardous Waste Days, co-sponsored by the County of Lambton Public Works Department and Clean Harbors Canada Inc. will be held todaY (Saturday, August 27) from 9:30 am – 2:00 pm at the County of Lambton Public Works Depot, located on the outskirts of Forest at 6958 Townsend Line. Corrosive, toxic, reactive and [...]

Ipperwash main beach posted with high bacteria levels

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The Lambton County Community Services Department has placed unfit for swimming signs at the main beach in Ipperwash due to a high readings of bacteria in the water. Meantime, similar postings from last week at Sarnia's Canatara Park have now been removed.

Western Ontario Steam Threshers show on this weekend in Forest

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The Western Ontario Steam Threshers Show continues throughout the weekend at the Forest Fairgrounds. Activities for the balance of today include a threshing competition, plowing demonstrations and an antique tractor pull. The show is also on Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m..

Police issue arrest warrants for men as a result of “altercation” in North Lambton

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Lambton OPP have issued arrest warrants for four men following an incident on Army Camp Road in Lambton Shores. Police say a 54-year-old man is being treated for non-life threatening injuries after he was involved in an altercation on Sunday afternoon. Nicholas Cottrelle, 32, of Lambton Shores, Roderick George, 55, of Lambton Shores, Jonathan Joseph, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Two large wind turbine projects approved for north Lambton

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The province has given the green light to 25 new renewable energy projects in southwestern Ontario and two of the largest one are in Lambton Shores. Burlington-based Jericho Wind Energy has plans for a 150,000 kilowatt site in Thedford, while Suncor's Cedar Point, Phase Two, would produce 100,000 kilowatts of power from a site in [...]

Turtle crossing signs erected in Port Franks to protect species

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People in the Port Franks area have reported several cases of turtles killed on the roads of their community in the past month. The Municipality of Lambton Shores, and residents of the Port Franks area, have worked with Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority (ABCA) to install two turtle crossing signs on Outer Drive. They will also be placing [...]