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Blackwell named for railway boss

George Mathewson Sarnia has two roads called Blackwell - Blackwell Road and Blackwell Sideroad - and like the crosshairs on a gun sight they intersect...

The buzz on the street

Nancy Stock takes a snapshot of a large hornet nest in front of her home on Coral Way. The tree was buzzing with bald-faced hornets,...

Sidewalk or road? Cyclists ponder the safest place to ride

George Mathewson It’s a dilemma most cyclists face, sooner or later. Do you stay on a busy city street when cars are whizzing past, just inches...

What’s Happening, week of Aug. 21

WHAT’S HAPPENING What’s Happening events must be open to the public, of general public interest, 60 words or less, and received at least two weeks...

Mist opportunity

A cool summer has periodically produced thick fog at the mouth of Lake Huron, added to the always majestic atmosphere beneath the Blue Water...

Reigning monarchs: Raising butterflies a rewarding hobby

George Mathewson “Here’s one,” says Karen Durance, flipping over a leaf to reveal a tiny white dot. It’s an egg, the size of a pinhead. And...

Help for mental health centre

A place where mental health clients and their families can meet and recover has received a $25,000 grant from the Sarnia Community Foundation. Open Doors...

Ran, but couldn’t hide

On July 31, a stolen pickup truck almost clipped a Sarnia Police cruiser on Colborne Road before entering a parking lot shortly after midnight,...

Time to jazz it up

Journal Staff Tickets are on sale now for the 14th annual Can Am Jazz event featuring Dr. George Delgrosso and a roster of local and...

City rallies to help injured cabbie

Cathy Dobson Residents are rallying with generosity and kindness to help a Sarnia cab driver recovering from a knife attack, say organizers of a benefit...