Message from home

Some 8,000 Sarnia postcards have been printed and are available at Haines Printing on Talfourd Street for residents to pick up and write messages to Canada’s troops overseas. It’s the second year for the project, organized by Melissa Chong, centre, and the 1st Hussars Association members Ron Prior, left, and Barry Hogan. Cards should be… Read more »

Brock Street home designated a heritage property

The city’s Heritage Committee will unveil a plaque on Sept. 15 recognizing 191 Brock Street S. as a Designated Heritage Site. Built in 1883, the yellow brick Victorian Revival home maintains much of its original character and design materials, including decorative wooden gable ends and brackets, City Hall says. The designation at 1 p.m. will… Read more »

BioDesign conference set for Sept. 12

Pam Wright The country’s first BioDesign Conference — highlighting opportunities within the biomass industry — may also help advance the development of a Canadian bio-economy strategy. “There’s a lot of interest from across the country,” says Sandy Marshall, executive director of Sarnia-based BioIndustrial Innovation Canada (BIC), of the event to held in Sarnia Sept. 12… Read more »