Childrens artwork being put up for auction

Childrens artwork being put up for auction

Artwork from the Children’s Treatment Centre Foundation of Chatham-Kent being put up for auction. For the fourth summer, local artist and Foundation director Tracy Bultje supervised a series of Mosaic Art Camps here at the Centre. Kids from the Centre participated in workshops. In each session, Tracy was assisted by a local professional artist. At […]

Man charged with public intoxication

Wallaceburg man arrested for public intoxication and held to sober up. Just before 6:00 p.m. August 28 2012, Chatham-Kent Police officers responded to the area of Gillard Street in Wallaceburg regarding a complaint of a male party walking in the area who was causing a disturbance and appeared to be intoxicated.  Just after 6:00 pm […]

Male arrested in connection with break and enter

  Tuesday August 28 2012, just after 12:30 pm plain clothes officers following up on recent property crimes in our community observed a male and female riding bicycles together acting in a suspicious manner in the area of Grand Avenue East in the city of Chatham.  The two parties subsequently split up and officers arrested […]

Woman arrested for outstanding warrants

Woman arrested for outstanding warrants Tuesday was held in custody pending a bail hearing. Tuesday August 28 2012, just after 12:30 pm plain clothes officers following up on recent property crimes in our community observed a male and female riding bicycles together acting in a suspicious manner in the area of Grand Avenue East in […]

Now Look At Brooklyn!

Now Look At Brooklyn!

By Greg Holden Brooklyn Roebuck showed a new side on YTV’s The Next Star, singing Katy Perry’s This Is The Part Of Me. Roebuck is known for singing country and R&B, but in this performance she effortlessly reaches into a new genre and transforms into a pop/dance singer. Jaw dropping moment The performance held a […]

Bev Shipley invites proposals for wheelchair accessibility projects

Bev Shipley invites proposals for wheelchair accessibility projects

Organizations can now apply for funding for projects that will create or enhance accessibility for people with disabilities in Canadian communities through the Government of Canada’s Enabling Accessibility Fund. Bev Shipley, MP for Lambton-Kent-Middlesex, has invited organizations to submit proposals for small projects. These may include renovations, construction and retrofitting of buildings, modification of vehicles for community […]

Nicholls: Liberals dragging feet on education sector

Nicholls: Liberals dragging feet on education sector

As Dalton McGuinty and Education Minister Laurel Broten drag their heels in finding a solution to the labour strife in Ontario’s education sector, the Ontario PCs have been looking for solutions to close the $300 million gap the flawed OECTA deal creates, says MPP Rick Nicholls. Nicholls said today that Ontario students should not have to suffer […]

Chatham-Kent Health Alliance services altered for Labour Day holiday

Chatham-Kent Health Alliance services altered for Labour Day holiday

Some healthcare services offered at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (Chatham & Wallaceburg campuses) will be altered on Monday, September 3, 2012 in recognition of the Labour Day holiday. Routine X-rays, EKG, and ultrasounds will not be available on Monday, September 3, 2012. These departments will be staffed to meet the needs of in-patients and emergencies. Ambulatory […]

Blenheim youth arrested in Erieau

A youth was arrested in Erieau after breaking bottles in a park early Tuesday morning. At about 12:50 a.m. Tuesday, a citizen called police to report that a group of youths were breaking beer bottles in a park in Erieau. Officers attended and located four people. It was discovered that one of the youths was […]

Cyclist hit by motorist

A motorist struck a cyclist in Chatham Monday night, resulting in an injury to the cyclist. Shortly before 8:30 p.m. Monday, police responded to a report of the accident at Queen Street and Park Avenue in Chatham. An 18-year-old male driver collided with a 58-year-old cyclist. Both men are from Chatham. The cyclist suffered minor injuries to his […]