Motorcyle accident under investigation

Motorcyle accident under investigation

A motorcyclist travelling on Erieau Road yesterday south of Talbot Trail left the road and was unable to regain control in the soft shoulder. The bike flipped through the air. The rider was thrown from the motorcycle and landed off the roadway, in the ditch. He had injuries to his face and a possibly broke his leg. […]

Passport clinic May 16 in Leamington

Passport clinic May 16 in Leamington

Six passport clinics are being offered again this year by MP Dave Van Kesteren. The second clinic is scheduled for Thursday, May 16th at the Leamington Kinsmen Recreation Complex, 249 Sherk Street in Leamington. It will be held between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Participants can pick up applications upon arrival at […]

Health unit coming to you with immunizations

Health unit coming to you with immunizations

Do you have a hard time finding transportation to get into Chatham to get you or your children their shots? The Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit (CKPHU), Vaccine Preventable Disease Team will be providing routine immunizations, by booked appointments, in three different locations throughout Chatham-Kent during the months of May and September. The CKPHU annually reviews the […]

Tegan and Sara at the Capitol Theatre in July

Tegan and Sara at the Capitol Theatre in July

The Capitol Theatre is bringing Canadian indie sensations Tegan and Sara to play on Wednesday, July 17, at 8 p.m. Tegan and Sara’s 13-year career has seen them build an avid global following of fans and fellow musicians alike. Their unique ability to bridge the pop and indie worlds has allowed their music to cross all […]

Home based business association opening in CK

Home based business association opening in CK

Home based businesses in Chatham-Kent are making themselves larger by joining forces. The Home Based Business Association (HBBA) Canada is introducing a new chapter in Chatham-Kent. The association, based in St. Thomas, has monthly meetings and an agenda of empowering home based businesses and educating the public about the advantages of a home based business. The association is […]

CKHA recognized for helping students

CKHA recognized for helping students

Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is being recognized for helping local students gain hands-on learning opportunities for their future careers. The CKHA received an Employer Champion Award for providing high school students with valuable work experience, including job shadowing, mentoring, career talks and co-operative education placements. In partnership with four different school boards, CKHA provides a range […]

Search on for suspects after car window smashed

Police are searching for a suspects after a mischief allegation yesterday. About 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, a woman on Alexandra Avenue heard a group of youths in the area of her home. Later she left her residence and saw that the rear window of her vehicle was shattered. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable David Miller at […]

Police looking for information on break in

Police are looking for information about a break and enter in Zone Township. Sometime between April 30, at 4 p.m. and May 1, at 7:30 a.m. someone forced their way into a storage trailer on Base Line. Once inside they stole two Stihl chainsaws, four 20” bars and seven 20” chains. Total value of the theft is estimated at $2700. Anyone […]

Two collisions involving deer

Two collisions involving deer

In the last 24 hours, police responded to two motor vehicle collisions involving deer. The first collision was reported on Talbot Trail in Harwich Township late last night with the second collision occurring early this morning on Valetta Road in Tilbury East Township. No one was injured in either collision. The Chatham-Kent police would like […]

The Maltese Falcon showing at Studio One on May 13

The Maltese Falcon showing at Studio One on May 13

On Monday, May 13th, Cake & Classics presents The Maltese Falcon (1941), starring Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, and Mary Astor. The Maltese Falcon (1941) is a film based on the novel of the same name by Dashiell Hammett. Directed by John Huston, the film stars Humphrey Bogart as private investigator Sam Spade, Mary Astor his femme […]