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Sarnia Observer
Promoter pillories PASA managementthink of coming there again,” he said. Jones had been trying this week to book
Sarnia Observer / Posted 21 minutes ago
think of coming there again,” he said. Jones had been trying this week to book a male revue show for Dec. 2 at the City of Sarnia-owned arena, but was unsuccessful. “Some of the city people there, it’s very clear they didn’t want to do the extra... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Legionnaires play host to visiting RocketsAfter a three-game road swing the Sarnia Legionnaires will face the Strathroy R
Sarnia Observer / Posted an hour ago
After a three-game road swing the Sarnia Legionnaires will face the Strathroy Rockets Thursday at the Brock Street barn. Here's a preview of the Western Jr. 'B' hockey contest: WHO: Legionnaires 2-3-1-1 (wins-losses-overtime losses-ties record, not... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
GoPro recorded drunken collisionThe recording of a drunken collision by a GoPro camera and a claim of disrespec
Sarnia Observer / Posted an hour ago
The recording of a drunken collision by a GoPro camera and a claim of disrespectful treatment were part of two Sarnia court cases. Mohammad Sheik Gopal, 23, of the Toronto area pleaded guilty Monday to impaired driving and was fined $1,200. On July... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Plympton-Wyoming looks at potential developmentsaid the area is desirable for builders because of Lake Huron’s proximity. With
Sarnia Observer / Posted an hour ago
said the area is desirable for builders because of Lake Huron’s proximity. With significant growth in Bright’s Grove and Sarnia, it makes sense to continue that growth in Plympton-Wyoming, he said. “It’s a natural transition to move out into... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
ON CAMPUS: Niagara Collegelaw student recorded his second shutout of the 2017 season during Niagara’s 3-0
St. Catharines Standard / Posted an hour ago
law student recorded his second shutout of the 2017 season during Niagara’s 3-0 road victory over the Lambton Lions in Sarnia. Robson has played a major role in helping lift the Knights to a 3-1 start to the 2017 season. He has started all... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
ON CAMPUS: Niagara Collegelaw student recorded his second shutout of the 2017 season during Niagara’s 3-0
Niagara Falls Review / Posted an hour ago
law student recorded his second shutout of the 2017 season during Niagara’s 3-0 road victory over the Lambton Lions in Sarnia. Robson has played a major role in helping lift the Knights to a 3-1 start to the 2017 season. He has started all... Read more
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Welland Tribune
ON CAMPUS: Niagara Collegelaw student recorded his second shutout of the 2017 season during Niagara’s 3-0
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
law student recorded his second shutout of the 2017 season during Niagara’s 3-0 road victory over the Lambton Lions in Sarnia. Robson has played a major role in helping lift the Knights to a 3-1 start to the 2017 season. He has started all... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Petrochemical conference headed hereconference launched last year with an even in Edmonton, said Matt Slotwinsky, a
Sarnia Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
conference launched last year with an even in Edmonton, said Matt Slotwinsky, a business development consultant with the Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership. “We’re going to see a lot of senior executives, lots of business development... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Sting trade LajeunesseThe Sarnia Sting didn't waste much time clearing their overager logjam. Forwar
Sarnia Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
The Sarnia Sting didn't waste much time clearing their overager logjam. Forward Troy Lajeunesse, 20, was traded Monday to the Sudbury Wolves for Sudbury's fourth-round pick in the 2021 Ontario Hockey League draft. The trade leaves the Sting with... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury Wolves add veteran forwardto the Wolves roster. The team announced Monday they have acquired overage for
The Sudbury Star / Posted 16 hours ago
to the Wolves roster. The team announced Monday they have acquired overage forward Troy Lajeunesse, of Dokis, from the Sarnia Sting in exchange for a fourth-round draft pick in 2021. Lajeunesse is described by the club as "a speedy left-shot... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Judge delays landmark marijuana rulingSorting out whether possession of medical marijuana can become a crime remains
Sarnia Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
Sorting out whether possession of medical marijuana can become a crime remains in the hands of a Sarnia judge following a brief court appearance Monday. Justice Mark Hornblower said there is a very unique point of law he needs to consider before... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Trail upgrades celebratedthe 16-kilometre path was widened last fall. That’s according to Bluewater Tra
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
the 16-kilometre path was widened last fall. That’s according to Bluewater Trails chairperson Tony Barrand. The City of Sarnia committee earlier this month celebrated a federal grant for $110,000 coming due, helping pay for the widening project... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Bug-loving eight-year old a published authorA bug-loving eight-year-old Sarnia girl isn’t getting carried away with all the
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
A bug-loving eight-year-old Sarnia girl isn’t getting carried away with all the buzz about her entomological interests. “I know to you people it seems big, but I don’t see it as a big deal,” said Sophia Spencer, looking up momentarily from her pet... Read more
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Chatham This Week
Literally successfulhe said, still receive targeted instruction from full-time literacy teachers at
Chatham This Week / Posted yesterday
he said, still receive targeted instruction from full-time literacy teachers at both the board’s high schools – one each in Sarnia-Lambton and Chatham-Kent. That instruction is possible because fewer students are taking the test, and instead opting... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Replica handgun seized in downtown barSarnia police have charged two Windsor men after a handgun, later found to be a
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
Sarnia police have charged two Windsor men after a handgun, later found to be a BB gun, was allegedly brandished early Saturday morning at a downtown Sarnia bar. Sarnia police said in a news release Monday that two men were said to be causing a... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Teacher and labour leader rememberedFlags at public schools in Sarnia-Lambton and Chatham-Kent were at half-mast Mo
Chatham Daily News / Posted yesterday
Flags at public schools in Sarnia-Lambton and Chatham-Kent were at half-mast Monday in honour of Ron Rivait, president of the Lambton Kent Local of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) who died Friday after a brief battle with... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
Literally successfulhe said, still receive targeted instruction from full-time literacy teachers at
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted yesterday
he said, still receive targeted instruction from full-time literacy teachers at both the board’s high schools – one each in Sarnia-Lambton and Chatham-Kent. That instruction is possible because fewer students are taking the test, and instead opting... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Support from Point Edward for Bradleyhave shown, in my opinion, childish and mean-spirited behaviour at council meet
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
have shown, in my opinion, childish and mean-spirited behaviour at council meetings. They certainly have put the mayor and Sarnia on the map. Their treatment of the mayor goes on and on. Electronic voting is an issue. Even the provincial and... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Heat warning extendeda heat warning extends beyond two consecutive days. Lambton Public Health issu
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
a heat warning extends beyond two consecutive days. Lambton Public Health issued a heat warning Friday. Temperatures in Sarnia were expected to climb to 31 Celsius Monday and Tuesday, before falling to the mid-twenties Wednesday. Lambton Public... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Teacher and labour leader rememberedFlags at public schools in Sarnia-Lambton and Chatham-Kent were at half-mast Mo
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
Flags at public schools in Sarnia-Lambton and Chatham-Kent were at half-mast Monday in honour of Ron Rivait, president of the Lambton Kent Local of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) who died Friday after a brief battle with... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
JUNIOR HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Colgate combosaves and was 1-for-3 in the overtime shootout as Guelph opened the season on h
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
saves and was 1-for-3 in the overtime shootout as Guelph opened the season on home ice Friday night with a 4-3 loss to the Sarnia Sting. On Sunday, Storm were blanked 4-0 in Windsor where Popovich made 24 stops. QRD grad Nathan Dunkley picked up... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Legionnaires notch one pointThe Sarnia Legionnaires had trouble holding leads on the weekend. The Legionna
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
The Sarnia Legionnaires had trouble holding leads on the weekend. The Legionnaires led by one late in the second period Sunday before the St. Thomas Stars stormed back with four consecutive goals for a 7-4 win. The Legionnaires also led by two... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Sting lose home openerDown a goal after two periods, the Sarnia Sting set a target for how many shots
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
Down a goal after two periods, the Sarnia Sting set a target for how many shots they wanted in the third Saturday. They got the shots. They didn't get the goals. The Sting were shut out in the final period and lost 3-1 to the Kitchener Rangers... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Sting win openerNo team in the Ontario Hockey League was better in shootouts last season than t
Sarnia Observer / Posted 2 days ago
No team in the Ontario Hockey League was better in shootouts last season than the Sarnia Sting. The Sting showed Friday they haven't lost any of their magic. Drake Rymsha and Anthony Salinitri scored in the shootout as the Sting rallied for a 4-3... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Flyers fall in overtimeMatt Pastorious of Mackenzie was third. Locals on Alliance staff Lambton Bant
Sarnia Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Matt Pastorious of Mackenzie was third. Locals on Alliance staff Lambton Bantam AAA Jr. Sting head coach Jason Polera of Sarnia has been named an assistant coach for the Alliance Hockey under-16 team. Sarnia Sting massage therapist Eric Corda of... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Buzzing with optimismSarnia Sting head coach Derian Hatcher wants to win the West Division this seas
Sarnia Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Sarnia Sting head coach Derian Hatcher wants to win the West Division this season. So does overage goalie Justin Fazio, but he's aiming even higher. Fazio wants an OHL championship parade in his hometown. “It's finally time to bring one to... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
People working to help friend regain sightnothing can hold you back, said Horner. Even with his deteriorating vision Hor
Sarnia Observer / Posted 2 days ago
nothing can hold you back, said Horner. Even with his deteriorating vision Horner played lacrosse and football with the Sarnia Imperials. “It was a big struggle,” said Horner. He works out in the gym but with his limited vision his shins and... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Run explodes with colourEndeavors and attracted 300 runners. Calquhoun had seen the event done in many
Sarnia Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Endeavors and attracted 300 runners. Calquhoun had seen the event done in many other communities. He wanted to bring it to Sarnia to join family fun with a chance to give back to the community. At the pink station Alexander Sharpe happily said he... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
hockey, football, soccerLadd of Kent Bridge made his OHL debut for the Rangers in a 5-3 loss to the Fli
Chatham Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Ladd of Kent Bridge made his OHL debut for the Rangers in a 5-3 loss to the Flint Firebirds. The Rangers will visit the Sarnia Sting on Saturday at 7 p.m. Scott powers Lancers Nakoma Scott rushed for three touchdowns in the Ursuline Lancers'... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Man charged with assaulting babyinjuries including head trauma that endangered the child’s life were described
Sarnia Observer / Posted 3 days ago
injuries including head trauma that endangered the child’s life were described by a doctor testifying in the trial of a Sarnia man. Kevin Paul Dunn, 36, has been charged with an aggravated assault of the three-month-old child. The Superior... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Under new ownershipThe Sarnia General Hospital site was “surprisingly clean” when firefighters sco
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
The Sarnia General Hospital site was “surprisingly clean” when firefighters scoured it looking for squatters this week, say one of its new owners. “I think that they were expecting worse,” said Kenn Poore. Instead, all hazmat-garbed firefighters... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Literally successfulhe said, still receive targeted instruction from full-time literacy teachers at
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
he said, still receive targeted instruction from full-time literacy teachers at both the board’s high schools – one each in Sarnia-Lambton and Chatham-Kent. That instruction is possible because fewer students are taking the test, and instead opting... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Literally successfulhe said, still receive targeted instruction from full-time literacy teachers at
Chatham Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
he said, still receive targeted instruction from full-time literacy teachers at both the board’s high schools – one each in Sarnia-Lambton and Chatham-Kent. That instruction is possible because fewer students are taking the test, and instead opting... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
In the 1950s, it was communists . . .look down on, Who they can feel better than any time they please… Someone doi
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
look down on, Who they can feel better than any time they please… Someone doing something dirty decent folks can frown on If you can’t find nobody else, then help yourself to me”. Gregory Scharf was born in Sarnia and lives in Southern Califo... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
At least Sarnia’s downtown is coming backtoo dangerous to ride their bicycles on the road, could a lawsuit follow? The
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
too dangerous to ride their bicycles on the road, could a lawsuit follow? The Hatfields and McCoys can't hold a candle to Sarnia city council for feuding. Regarding the use of outside contractors and so-called expert advisors for our Centennial... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Sarnia kids pitch in for Irma victimsIt was the images of the hurricane-ravaged Caribbean islands that spurred six-y
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
It was the images of the hurricane-ravaged Caribbean islands that spurred six-year-old Audrey Peachey into action. The Sarnia girl and her four-year-old sister Nevaeh were watching television news reports about the aftermath of Hurricane Irma when... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Pirates walk the planksophomore Anthony Popovich has the opportunity to inherit the No. 1 job in net,
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 4 days ago
sophomore Anthony Popovich has the opportunity to inherit the No. 1 job in net, the Storm open Friday night against the Sarnia Sting. The Ontario Minor Hockey Association is hosting a referee school at the Ramada Inn in Trenton this weekend.... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
One-third of the way thereThe United Way of Sarnia-Lambton campaign has just hit the 33 per cent level of
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
The United Way of Sarnia-Lambton campaign has just hit the 33 per cent level of the $2-million campaign goal. "We are very happy to be slightly over $660,000 just two weeks into campaign,” said Vicky Ducharme, the 2017 United Way of Sarnia-Lambton... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Snowbirds have winter options--- --- The 147th annual Forest Fall Fair is taking place this weekend in this
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
--- --- The 147th annual Forest Fall Fair is taking place this weekend in this small community northeast of Sarnia. Saturday’s special events include a baby show, light horse show, a miniature horse show, petting zoo, a giant parade... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Snowbirds have winter options--- --- The 147th annual Forest Fall Fair is taking place this weekend in this
Chatham Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
--- --- The 147th annual Forest Fall Fair is taking place this weekend in this small community northeast of Sarnia. Saturday’s special events include a baby show, light horse show, a miniature horse show, petting zoo, a giant parade... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Hometown boy still makes good (saves)better listen. Fazio knows what he's talking about. As the overage goaltender
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
better listen. Fazio knows what he's talking about. As the overage goaltender starts his final season with his hometown Sarnia Sting, he can't believe the past three seasons went by so quickly. “Honestly, it's kind of scary,” said Fazio, 20.... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Sports briefs: hockey, soccerPavey scores winner The Sarnia Legionnaires ended a two-game skid Thursday wit
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
Pavey scores winner The Sarnia Legionnaires ended a two-game skid Thursday with a 5-3 win over the St. Thomas Stars before 1,114 fans at Sarnia Arena. Joel Pavey scored the winning goal at 12:34 of the third period to break a 3-3 tie. Jon... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
football, hockey, baseball, golfmade 37 saves for the Flyers, and Kenny Styles had a goal and an assist. The N
Chatham Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
made 37 saves for the Flyers, and Kenny Styles had a goal and an assist. The Nationals fell to 3-3-0-0 with the loss. At Sarnia, Joel Pavey scored the winning goal in the third period and also had two assists as the Legionnaires beat the St.... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
New administrator hired at Manitoulin Lodge Nursing Homeof experience to her new job. “I’ve been in nursing for 30 years and have worke
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
of experience to her new job. “I’ve been in nursing for 30 years and have worked in long term care as director of care in Sarnia, so long term care is not new to me. I worked for about five years in community nursing supervision and 25 years in... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Focusing on mental healthFor the past six months, on weekends, Canadian Mental Health Association worker
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
For the past six months, on weekends, Canadian Mental Health Association workers have been in Sarnia’s emergency department. Working alongside Bluewater Health psychiatric assessment nurses, the CMHA Lambton-Kent workers have been helping keep... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Brilliant plan doomed to faila fake employee profile and print pay cheques got a Windsor man five months in
Sarnia Observer / Posted 5 days ago
a fake employee profile and print pay cheques got a Windsor man five months in jail. Devan John Worley, 27, formerly of Sarnia, pleaded guilty Thursday in Sarnia court to a break-in and theft along with release-order violations. On March 11... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
MacMaster, Leahy and family coming to townNatalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, arguably the first family of the fiddle, p
Sarnia Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, arguably the first family of the fiddle, perform Sept. 29 at Sarnia’s Imperial Theatre. It’s one of approximately 100 dates the married couple performs each year, while writing and recording music, helping run... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Body found in riverby a pleasure boater. The OPP marine unit attended and recovered the body and
Sarnia Observer / Posted 5 days ago
by a pleasure boater. The OPP marine unit attended and recovered the body and the OPP, with the regional coroner’s office, Sarnia police and U.S. law enforcement agencies, are attempting to identify the deceased man, police said. Anyone with... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Solar panels proposed for Sarnia airport landPlans for a solar power project at the Sarnia Chris Hadfield Airport have taken
Sarnia Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Plans for a solar power project at the Sarnia Chris Hadfield Airport have taken a step forward. A potential project by Toronto-based Soventix Canada on land to be leased from the city airport is one of 390 contracts representing about 150 MW of... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Airport ‘eyesore’ has some competitionrestaurant. several times a week. Not only is this an "eyesore", but more impor
Sarnia Observer / Posted 5 days ago
restaurant. several times a week. Not only is this an "eyesore", but more importantly it is a public park that many Sarnians have been waiting patiently to be finished for quite some time. This mountain of weeds is covering the pedestrian... Read more
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