Author archives: Sarah

  • Christmas wishes

    Dec 22, 20 • 0 Views • Feature StoryNo Comments

    Urologist Dr. Hamid Abdi, left, CKHA President and CEO Lori Marshall, CKHA Foundation President and CEO Mary Lou Crowley and CKHA Foundation’s 1st Vice-Chair Bob Hockney stand in front of this year’s Christmas Wish Tree outside of the Chatham-Kent...

  • Armoury in lights

    Dec 22, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Those lucky enough to see one of the 30-minute shows from their cars during the Armoury In Lights Drive-In Experience were treated to a dance performance by Santa, Mrs. Claus and their helpers, as well as a myriad of animated light projections on the...

  • Christmas spirit on display

    Dec 16, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    An impressive display of Christmas lights recently seen along Gregory Drive East near Victoria Avenue in Chatham is bound to put any Scrooges into the holiday spirit with a quick drive or walk to the area...

  • Honouring those lost to addiction

    Dec 1, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    By Sarah Schofield The weather may have been chilly, but hearts were warm on Saturday evening as a group gathered in the parking lot of the United Way of Chatham-Kent to celebrate and remember the friends they have lost to addiction this past year. Seeing an...

  • Trick or treat?

    Nov 4, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Eight year-old Parker Charron and her little brother Layne, 6, were all smiles on Halloween as they enjoyed a night of trick-or-treating in Chatham on Saturday. Kids who ventured out door-to-door this year enjoyed a rain and snow-free year in the area...

  • Fall foliage

    Nov 3, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The times, they are a changing. Vibrant fall colours of yellows, oranges and reds are on display, as seen in Thames Grove Conservation Area recently...

  • Fore!

    Oct 28, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local SportsNo Comments

    Disc golfer Kevin MacDonald practices his throw at one of the baskets during the Grand Opening of the Thames Grove Disc Golf Course held at Thames Grove Conservation Area on Saturday. Founded by John Shewburg and designed by Innova Disc Golf’s Darrell...

  • Think pink

    Oct 28, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Chatham’s Grand Retirement Living residents Angie VanDaele, left, and Debby Harrison proudly show off 14 creatively decorated pink pumpkins they and other residents embellished for their residence’s Best Pumpkin Contest. Raising funds for breast cancer...

  • Art near the Park

    Oct 6, 20 • 0 Views • Arts, COVID-19, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Attendees of the second annual Art In The Park event enjoyed some local art and fresh food recently. Held at the Downtown Chatham Centre on Sept. 26, vendors were accommodated indoors and outdoors. Originally set to take place at Tecumseh Park, the two-day...

  • Hey, move over!

    Sep 29, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    A handful of sparrows vie for one of the spots on a bird feeder in a backyard in Chatham. As the weather turns colder this fall, a number of Ontario species of birds will start their migration south to warmer climates...