Posts Tagged ‘sarnia news’

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

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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 […]