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Open house for music academy

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Chatham Music Academy has recently relocated to larger facilities in order to accommodate and expand the music instruction and services that it offers. The Academy,...

Local choir moved by trip to France

It was the trip of a lifetime for members of the St. Andrew’s Church Choir, who returned recently from a singing tour in France. St....

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Concert band receives $5K infusion

Orchestra London in Chatham-Kent is turning over its baton and $5,000 to the Chatham Concert Band to carry on the legacy of band and...

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Film group doles out two scholarships

Two local students recently received $1,000 scholarships courtesy of the Chatham-Kent Film Group. Julia Ermers is from Blenheim District...

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A splash of colour

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A colourful example of a little taste of the tropics at a north-side Chatham home, these dinner-plate hibiscus flowers are big and showy. The large bush has dozens of...

Beintema retires after 35 years of loving care at St. Andrew’s

After 35 years of looking after others, Ina Beintema is retiring to take some time to look after herself. Beintema was...

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Helping Hands assist VON

Union Gas, Helping Hands in Action recently provided volunteers to donate their time to create this garden for the VON...

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Rail history honoured on William Glassco Fun Day

In Chatham-Kent, the local rail history has plenty of enthusiasts, including members of the Chatham Model Railroad Club...

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Big sponsorship for IPM

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The cash and beer flowed freely Thursday evening at Sons of Kent, as the organizers of the International Plowing Match celebrated $320,000 in new donations. Sixteen...

Local tech firm seeking to continue expansion

  When it comes to improving rural access to high-speed Internet, local Chatham-Kent company MPVwifi is growing. Since 2017, MPVwifi has...

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Home sales sizzle in July

Local realtors enjoyed a heat wave of sales in July, as home sales in Chatham-Kent rose by more than 28 per cent compared to July of 2017....

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C-K helps 11 student entrepreneurs

The Chatham-Kent Small Business Centre said 11 student entrepreneurs across the municipality are part of this year’s Summer Company...

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Final race night of season on Friday

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Dresden Raceway is geared up for the final race day of the 2018 season by hosting a “Clean Out the Closet Day” this Friday night. The 151-year-old half mile track...

Two teams among Chatham sports hall inductees

Two hockey teams will be inducted, along with three individual athletes this year to the Chatham Sports Hall of Fame....

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Athletes’ Fuel Cup play starts soon

The Athletes’ Fuel Cup is slated to start Monday at Thames Campus Arena in Chatham. Three teams, comprised of...

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Staying in shape for the hockey season

Local hockey stars T.J. Brodie, Seth Griffith, Dane Fox and Joseph Raaymakers have been busy of late, drinking in some...

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