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An update from The Sarnia Journal

To our readers, advertisers and community: We at The Journal recognize that in order to survive, businesses need to adapt to changing market conditions. It’s been...

The week of July 14

Thank you City Hall, for reversing pool fee increase Sir: I want to express my gratitude to the Sarnia community for its effort to push...

OPINION: I don’t play flavourites when it comes to ice cream

Nadine Wark Remember those endless warm sunny days when, as a kid, you had the whole summer to indulge in ice cream? Summer and ice cream...

OPINION: Things are different today, if memory serves correctly

Marg Johnson Recently we had my two sisters and their husbands over for a turkey dinner. My dearly beloved had actually found a turkey roll...

COLUMN: Sarnia post office finally found permanent home in 1902

Phil Egan Knowing the location of the post office in Old Sarnia meant knowing where the postmaster conducted his business. The locations shifted during the community’s...

The week of June 30

Internationals students make community a better place Sir: Regarding international students at Lambton College. They are a very welcome addition to our community. Just look around....

GUEST COLUMN: ‘Bad behaviour’ wasn’t exclusive to men in old Sarnia

Randy Evans When the old Sarnia Jail was built in the 1850s its designers provided for 40 cells, with eight designated for women inmates. Apparently, they...

The week of June 23

College should have done more to help house students Sir: I read with a great deal of personal interest the June 16th story, “International students...

OPINION: Even devastating ’53 tornado didn’t slow city’s growth

Phil Egan Journal reader Fran VerBeem recently sent along a copy of ‘Sarnia Reports’ from 1953. Fran’s father H.D. Cook was the city’s building inspector, and...