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    Churches collaborate to raise $7,100 for hospice

    Oct 1 • 45 Views • No Comments

    Volunteers from the Anglican community in Chatham-Kent (Christ Church, Holy Trinity, St. Paul’s and St. Thomas) came together to host their first community fundraiser, an all you can eat fish fry Dinner Sept. 12 that served 519 dinners and raised nearly...

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    First Shift to introduce kids to hockey

    Oct 1 • 89 Views • No Comments

    No equipment? No experience? No problem. That’s the concept behind The First Shift, a program involving Bauer Hockey and Hockey Canada that’s giving kids across the country an inexpensive chance to try hockey. And the Kent Minor Hockey Association is one...

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    50%-Plus-1 Oct. 1

    Oct 1 • 72 Views • No Comments

    See anybody you know in our 50%-Plus-1 images? Want to take part? Stop by our office at 84 Dover St. or give us a call at 519-397-...

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    Spice variety is, um, the spice of life

    Oct 1 • 44 Views • No Comments

      When asking a spouse to purchase “some” hot and barbecue sauces, a person should really be more specific. Then again, if you are into cooking, why bother? My wife and daughter drove up to Corunna for a baby shower on the weekend, and slid up to...

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Thamesville native meets an idol

Sep 25 • 379 Views • No Comments

Thamesville native Caitlyn Weaver nearly pinched herself Sept. 6. “When I woke up the next morning, I thought, ‘Did that really happen yesterday?’” she said of...

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Screening proceeds headed to United Way

The net proceeds from the screening of the ‘Daughter of the King’ scheduled for Sept. 24, at 7 p.m. at St. Clair College Capital...

Sep 18 • 176 Views

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‘Shameless Propoganda’ screening Sept. 26

The Thames Art Gallery, the Chatham-Kent Public Library and Culture Days presents Last Friday Features at the Cultural Centre. On Sept. 26,...

Sep 18 • 105 Views

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Local actors key elements in ‘Daughter of the King’

A film about a young woman’s struggle to overcome addiction will have a decidedly Chatham-Kent connection when it has its local premier...

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Harvest run hits its stride Sunday

Sep 28 • 214 Views • No Comments

About 350 people took part in Sunday’s Harvest Run. The event, which started and finished at John McGregor Secondary School, featured a kids’ run, 5k walk/run, 10K...

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Remember Me Thursday

Kathy Mondo and her 10 year-old Pekinese dog Napoleon joined dozens of others and their canine best friends for a...

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Thamesview Family Health Team nurse Laura Schauer, left, drew the winning ticket in the FHT Challenge’s elliptical trainer giveaway Sept. 25. Accepting on his wife’s behalf is Chris Burke. Chris and Rose have been part of the healthy living program for more than a year.

Burkes benefit from taking part in health challenge

  Working on bettering one’s health pays off. Just ask Rose and Chris Burke, who walked away with a new...

Sep 26 • 234 Views

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Blenheim development – UPDATED

Sep 26 • 2150 Views • 1 Comment

  In one fell swoop, the municipality suddenly ran out of industrial land in Blenheim, and the South Kent community will soon be home to a massive industrial...

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Local builder in the national spotlight

Dresden’s Dave Depencier will take his construction savvy to cottage country – and the airwaves – next year. Depencier will host Reno...

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Ground Floor holding AGM

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Jiffy Lube campaign aids Wheels of Hope

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Sep 17 • 179 Views

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Churches collaborate to raise $7,100 for hospice

Oct 1 • 45 Views • No Comments

Volunteers from the Anglican community in Chatham-Kent (Christ Church, Holy Trinity, St. Paul’s and St. Thomas) came together to host their first community fundraiser,...

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First Shift to introduce kids to hockey

No equipment? No experience? No problem. That’s the concept behind The First Shift, a program involving Bauer Hockey...

Oct 1 • 89 Views

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Cops vs. NHL alumni

Former Maple Leaf captain Rick Vaive, left, heads across the ice with a member of the Chatham-Kent Police Service as...

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Van Eerd heading overseas

Clay Van Eerd, is used to facing the best go-kart drivers from across Canada and North America. Soon, however, the...

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