When four Afton Park Place residents approached Pauline Charlton earlier this year, asking if they could help the dietary team in the kitchen, the food services manager was only too happy to accommodate their wishes.
When it comes to the idea of building community, it would be difficult to find a better example of a diverse gathering of individuals, united in a mission of service, than the Rotary Club of Sarnia.
We are lagging last year, there is no doubt about that.
Some 270 white crosses are now on display in front of Sarnia Police Headquarters as an annual reminder to the community about the impact of driving while impaired during the holiday season.
Matt Andersen, a powerhouse performer with a giant, soul-filled voice and commanding stage presence, has been confirmed as a performer at Sarnia’s Imperial Theatre next March 26, with tickets now on sale.
Some 150 new trees were planted by more than 40 volunteers at Mike Weir Park as part of the ninth annual TD Tree Days that took place on October 26 Throughout September and October, TD employees, their families and friends, and community volunteers, helped plant 38,000 trees across the Canadian landscape as part of TD’s larger commitment to plant one million trees by 2030.
We are focused on the total amount of money our United Way needs to raise to continue to fund the 18 local agencies; 36 programs and agencies.
Bob McCarthy, a retired local school teacher who taught at Alexander Mackenzie for many years, has spent a good deal of his retirement telling stories as an author.
The online auction conducted by the Rotary Club of Sarnia, an event that this year will take place between Tuesday, November 12 and Sunday, November 17, is well on its way to being another success in support of the service club.
Every organization has its origins story and for Sarnia-Lambton Rebound, the date to remember is 1984, when three individuals—Barry Symington, Dee Cox and Terry Fitzgerald—took the initiative to create what was then called a “diversion” program, designed to help keep youth out of the justice system, a second chance if you will that would, the founders believed, would generate dividends for decades to come.