Posts Tagged ‘sarnia news’

Twin Lakes Terrace residents celebrate Mickey and Minnie’s 86th birthday

Twin Lakes Terrace residents are seen here donning Mickey Mouse ears during a November 18 celebrating Mickey's birthday.

  By DERON HAMEL Mickey and Minnie Mouse made their cartoon debut on November 18, 1928 in the famous Walt Disney-directed short film Steamboat Willie, so to celebrate the world’s most famous mouse couple’s 86th anniversary Twin Lakes Terrace hosted a celebration.Residents, along with life enrichment manager Christine McEwen and other staff members, dressed up […]

Additional charges laid against former Sarnia fire chief

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Sarnia’s former fire chief, who was dismissed from his position nearly two years ago after being charged with several counts of sexual assault, now faces additional charges, say Sarnia Police. The new charges come after police say they received further evidence from another victim who was allegedly sexually assaulted. Patrick Martin Cayen was arrested on November […]

Sarnia Police recover stolen property, make arrest

A 25-year-old Sarnia man who was first arrested on November 5 is now facing some 12 counts of possession of stolen property after Sarnia Police followed a trail of leads that lead to them conducting a search of the accused’s residence. The search warrant was executed on November 13 and during the search, officers say […]

Seven Imperial workers were stuck in elevator for two hours following power failure

Imperial Oil says seven workers at its Sarnia chemical plant were stuck in an elevator for just over two hours after a power failure Monday morning caused the elevator to be stuck around the second storey of an operating unit. The power failure occurred at about 9:15 a.m. and the workers were freed at 11:25 […]

Sarnia Police report weekend service calls

Sarnia Police responded to 137 calls for service over the weekend. Officers also conducted 11 traffic stops for various traffic violations. The service also took 6 reports of theft from motor vehicles. In 5 of those incidents the vehicles were left unlocked with valuables left inside. Sarnia Police would like to remind everyone to “Lock […]

‘Absolute bright light’ celebrates her 100th birthday at Fairwinds Lodge

Photo courtesy Kerry Belliveau.

It was a joyous occasion at Fairwinds Lodge Retirement Residence on Thursday, November 20 as team members, fellow residents and the family of Irma Kern all came together to celebrate her 100th birthday. Irma, who has lived at Fairwinds Lodge since 2011, is involved in daily activities and is “an absolute bright light here” as described by […]

Sarnia-Lambton Gives, one text at a time

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By JACK POIRIER I remember one of my high school teachers once saying to me, “No one has ever become poor by giving.” It was during one of those frequent discussions during religion class about the benefits of giving to others, helping the less fortunate; basically doing unto others … I’m sure you’ve heard a […]

Sarnia Police charge 17-year-old driver with careless driving after collision

A collision with a hydro pole has earned a 17-year-old Sarnia driver a charge of careless driving by Sarnia Police. The incident, which occurred about 11 a.m. Tuesday (November 18), occurred when the driver’s vehicle left the road and struck the hydro pole on the south side of Exmouth. Sarnia Police, Sarnia Fire, and Lambton […]

Sarnia area gets another ‘look at us’ article in Globe and Mail

Photo via Flickr by Lynn.

We may have some visitors coming to Sarnia. And they might be staying a while. An article in Wednesday’s Globe and Mail newspaper (November 19) may be sparking interest in the community, where homes can be had for under a $100,000, according to Sean Ryan, a local Realtor with Century 21 Bluewater, who was quoted […]

Voluntary toll program raises over $12k for MADD programs

MADD Treasurer Erin Pollard is pictured at the entrance to the Sarnia No Frills Plaza on Saturday.

Organizers of the local Mothers Against Drunk Driving “Voluntary Toll” program are pleased with the $12,560 raised this year, money that will be used to support various programs, including support for victims of drunk driving incidents. “Every year we aim to raise between $12,000 and $15,000 on toll day, so we are well within our […]