Posts Tagged ‘local news’

Sarnia Police seek missing 13-year-old girl

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  Sarnia Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 13-year-old Charity Davies. Charity was last seen in the vicinity of Talfourd Street between East Street and Indian Road at about 7 p.m. Tuesday. She is described as 5’-4” tall, 120 lbs with shoulder length strawberry blonde hair, and blue eyes and was last seen […]

Sarnia Police asking for help in solving rash of garage break-in activity

  Sarnia Police say they are looking for suspects in three separate break and enter incidents that they believe may be related. All three incidents, with a total loss of more than $9,500, occurred between 6 p.m. Jan. 10 and 7 a.m. Jan. 11. and in the subdivision off Michigan Ave. east of Murphy Road […]

Lambton OPP busy with impaired driving incidents over weekend

Lambton OPP spent the last few days making sure our area roads are safe from drivers who insist on consuming alcoholic beverages. On Saturday (March 10) around 2 a.m. Lambton OPP stopped a vehicle on Lyndoch Street in Corunna, arresting a 28-year-old Sarnia man who will appear in a Sarnia court April 2 to answer […] teams up with Sarnia-Lambton’s CCI Studios


From the very beginning of, it's been our vision to create a vibrant local news environment for the residents of our area. Just over a year later, we've taken a major step towards realizing that vision, by teaming up with one of the area's premier marketing and web development firms. Our partnership with CCI […] celebrating a year of bringing you more local news!


By J.D. Booth Publisher, A year is it? Seems like yesterday. Well, not quite. The reality is, seeing the birth (or re-birth if you think about the 1852-1854 version of the Lambton Shield newspaper) of a community media outlet with a decidedly local emphasis) is something that took an enormous amount of work. I'm […]

Internships available at

If you're a student at one of Lambton County's high schools (or know someone who is) with a penchant for writing, a curiosity that's innate in every good journalist and a desire to add a by-line (or several) to your resume, there may be an opportunity for you at Our "new media" venture is […]

How Apple’s Steve Jobs (1955-2011) helps make ‘local’

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    By J.D. Booth Publisher, With the death this week of Apple Co-founder Steve Jobs, I began to think (after a few moments of introspection of course) how I might stick to our "local only" focus and still somehow acknowledge this great technology leader's passing. Then I began to think about how the […] getting ready to ‘reach out’ to 55,000 homes

We admit it. One of the biggest challenges around the development of, 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 […]

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 […]

Can you identify any of these lawmen?


This old photograph of a noble group of local lawmen is just one of the many historical photos waiting to be identified in both pubic and private collections in St. Clair Township. It’s also one of the reasons why The St. Clair Beacon will occasionally include a new feature section entitled Heritage Corner (reprinted with […]