Posts Tagged ‘sarnia news’

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

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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 […]

Charges withdrawn in case involving attack on renovator

Criminal charges involving the beating of a renovator in a home he was working on have been withdrawn by the Crown prosecutor in Sarnia court. Steve Lithgow, who was 51 when he was attacked December 1, 2011, was present Tuesday when the withdrawal occurred. He had been found in a home on Forsyth St. in Sarnia and […]

Business Week kicks off Tuesday with story of Link2Feed food bank system

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Sarnia-Lambton Business Week begins next Tuesday (October 21) with the story of a local business owner who launched a cloud-based software as a service that helps food banks better manage their operations. Rob Dawson, CEO and founder of Link2Feed, will speak at a kick off breakfast and funders forum at the Best Western Guildwood Inn beginning with seating […]

Bluewater Health looking forward to waving SGH site goodbye

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A proposed redevelopment of the former Sarnia General Hospital site as medical offices will, if the deal to buy the property and building is completed next March, relieve Bluewater Health of thousands of dollars in expense it still incurs for security of the property. Michael Lapaine, vice president of operations and chief operating officer of […]

Sarnia Police received 163 calls for service over Thanksgiving weekend

Sarnia Police Service answered 163 calls for service over the Thanksgiving long weekend. Officers also conducted 17 traffic stops for various traffic violations. The 163 calls include : 6 – 911 Hang Up Calls 8 – Alarm Calls 2 – Break and Enters 9 – Disturb the Peace Calls 16 – Domestic/Family Disputes 6 – […]

Two more cases of drinking and driving surface over long weekend

Sarnia Police arrested two young females in two separate incidents for impaired driving over the long weekend. The first incident took place on Friday, October 10, 2014 at around 11:30 p.m. in the 1000 block of Finch Drive. A 20-year-old Wallaceburg woman lost control of the vehicle she was driving, crossed over oncoming lanes and ended up […]

Skateboarder in middle of road becomes belligerent, aggressive with police

Riding late at night on a skateboard may not be the smartest move. But doing so down the middle of the centre line of Devine Street near Brock got the attention of a Sarnia Police officer on Saturday (October 11). Not only was the skateboarder allegedly obstructing traffic but the officer was concerned for his safety. […]

Routine traffic stop results in charges of theft and possession of weapon, controlled substance

Sarnia Police say a routine traffic stop on Lansdowne Ave. last Friday (October 10) resulted in the driver being charged with theft of a leather coat that is said to have still carried the ink security tag on it. After the man’s arrest, he was searched and police say they found a flick knife with […]