Chatham-Kent News
Columns

Asparagus: a short-lived but tasty local treat

By Kim Cooper One sure sign that spring is in full swing is the local asparagus sold at market stands and grocery stores. However, local asparagus is here for only a…

Editorials

Sentencing rules for pedophiles are inappropriate

By Greg Holden The two-year penitentiary sentence handed to former teacher Jim Lekavy in a Chatham courtroom on Thursday, has enraged people across Chatham-Kent from young to…

Health

Lightning Safety Week June 9 to 15

Each year lightning kills approximately 10 Canadians and injures approximately 100 to 150 others. So, how do you keep yourself and your family safe when lightning strikes?…

Community Info

Chatham Ahcom Shriners present Little Monsters Maskurade Ball

The Chatham Ahcom Shriners, together with the Chilled Cork Restaurant, is hosting the first annual Little Monsters Maskurade Ball on October 31st, 2014 at the Retro Suites…

Travel

Provincial Parks open today for 2014 season

Most of the provincial parks in southern Ontario will open for the season today, with the majority of northern Ontario parks opening May 16. Starting this month, visitors can…