Posts Tagged ‘sarnia news’

Sarnia Police say woman arrested for intoxication faces charges of assault

Sarnia Police say a 23-year-old City woman has been charged with breach of probation and two counts of assaulting a police officer in an incident that occurred Tuesday (October 21) just before 8 p.m. Officers were called to the 200 block of Queen Street On Tuesday October 21, 2014 just before 8:00 p.m. in response […]

‘Adopt-a-Bathroom’ initiative at Afton Park Place has positive impact on residents

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By LISA BAILEY Smiles and conversations have been brimming amongst a group of Afton Park Place residents as their tree of life creation adorns one of the newly decorated bathrooms in the home.That excitement and joy is one of the outcomes that staff member Gen Scholten was hoping for when she and colleagues Laurie Lynch […]

St. Patrick’s citizenship class witnesses new Canadian ceremony

Photo courtesy Robert Walicki.

Nearly two dozen immigrants entered the large gym at St. Patrick’s Catholic High School Tuesday morning and left as new Canadians. The gym, which was converted into a citizenship court at 10 a.m., had grade 10 students viewing the ceremony, said Blake Morrison, who teaches civics at St. Patrick’s. “St. Patrick’s High School is honoured […]

Sarnia Police have 38-year-old in custody in aftermath of ‘suspicious’ house fire

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Sarnia Police say they have a 38-year-old Sarnia man in custody on charges of attempted murder and arson after a house fire in the 100 block of Alfred Street this morning (Tuesday, October 21). The fire, which was called in about 5 a.m.,  resulted in a 24-year-old Sarnia man being seriously injured and one firefighter […]

Sarnia Police report 153 calls for service over weekend

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Sarnia Police Service officers responded to 153 calls for service over the past weekend. Officers also conducted 18 traffic stops for various traffic violations. The 153 calls include: 4 – 911 Hang Up Calls 12 – Alarm Calls 2 – Break and Enters 7 – Disturb the Peace Calls 10 – Domestic/Family Disputes 10 – […]

‘Celebrities on Canvas’ art auction fundraising event returns for 8th year

Monica Vatour and Dave Ashdown of Community Concerns for the Medically Fragile with just two of many pieces of art to be auctioned at the organization's November 8 "Celebrities on Canvas" event.

Looking for a memorable piece of art and a great evening of fun, all while helping out a worthwhile organization? You’d be hard pressed to find a better option than the upcoming 8th annual Celebrities on Canvas event in support of Community Concerns for the Medically Fragile, an organization striving to meet the needs of the […]

Police arrest and charge man with trafficking

  Sarnia Police have arrested and charged a 45-year-old Forest man with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking after observing what was believed to be a drug transaction earlier this week. The incident, which is said to have occurred Tuesday (October 14) at about 11:30 p.m., involved an officer observing the driver of a pickup […]

Thinking about inside reno projects? Consider the bathroom . . .

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By JULIE JENKINS As the weather starts to cool and we spend more time indoors it is the perfect time to tackle some of those indoor projects that you have been thinking about. One of the best renovations for resale is a new bathroom. If you are considering a change this winter here are some […]

Sarnia Police find Fentanyl patches in vehicle, signs of trafficking in accused’s home

Sarnia Police say they have made another arrest of a suspected Fentanyl trafficker. The arrest, which was made yesterday (Wednesday, October 15), involved a 25-year-old Sarnia man who was found sitting in a parking lot in the 200 block of Capel Street. Police say a search of the man’s vehicle revealed several Fentanyl patches with an […]

Chamber holding business ‘sidewalk sale’ next Wednesday

Logo - Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce

It may not be your traditional “sidewalk sale” but the Sarnia-Lambton Chamber of Commerce is hoping to put a new spin on an old idea with its 2014 Chamber Showcase evening being held next Wednesday (October 22) at DeGroot’s Nurseries, 1840 London Line in Sarnia. The evening, which is free to attend and runs from 4 […]