Author archives: The other guys

  • Crime of the Week

    Dec 11, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Sometime overnight on Tuesday December 4th, 2018 unknown suspects entered a Talbot Street East business in Wheatley by smashing a large glass window causing approximately $1200 in damages. The thieves then reached inside and removed several STIHL tools. These...

  • Clean up long overdue

    Dec 10, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: In regards to the article in last week’s edition entitled, “Access is the Issue: Lacina,” to use the language of the day, someone, somewhere, has to call “B.S!” This news article is an example of why it can be so frustrating sometimes being...

  • Crime of the Week – $9K theft

    Dec 5, 18 • 0 Views • Local News2 Comments

    In the early evening hours on Tuesday November 27th, 2018 two male suspects forced their way into a Caledonia Road home causing several hundreds of dollars in damages. Once inside the thieves attempted to enter a gun safe without success however, they did...

  • Isolation letter rings true

    Dec 3, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: What a wonderful letter from reader Paul Prown (“Social isolation a danger for seniors,” in the Nov. 15 Chatham Voice). My wife and I are elderly (although I certainly don’t consider myself old) and, although we have six middle-aged...

  • Kudos to Theatre Kent, Capitol

    Dec 3, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Recently, I was proud to be from Chatham-Kent. My wife and I attended the Theatre Kent special, “40 Years – the Sounds of TK” at the Capitol Theatre. My pride stemmed from two reasons. The first was the level of performance by everyone involved in...

  • Ontario Works cheques available for pickup

    Nov 28, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Due to the Canada Post mail disruption, Employment & Social Services Division will not be mailing Ontario Works cheques and will be distributing them through Employment & Social Services offices. The December 2018 Ontario Works pick up schedule can be...

  • Crime of the Week

    Nov 28, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Recently there has been a series of break and enters into cottages and sheds in our area. Items such as televisions and tools have been taken. Crime Stoppers would like to remind residents to close and secure all doors and windows to their cottages and...

  • Thank you for benches

    Nov 26, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Thank you to our outgoing municipal council and those that paid for and installed those nice metal benches at various bus stops within the city of Chatham. These benches are much appreciated during the warm weather months and useful for not just those...

  • Birthday wish answers Christmas wishes

    Nov 26, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Last year when Emma-Lynn Wilbur celebrated her ninth birthday,  she made a special request to her family and friends not to give her gifts for her birthday, but instead purchase gifts to donate to Chatham Goodfellows for the 2017 “No Child...

  • Cenotaph support appreciated

    Nov 26, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Over Veteran’s Week, Christ Church Chatham organized a 64-hour vigil at the Chatham Cenotaph.  The community was overwhelming in its support. Families, individuals, service groups and organizations filled the two-hour time slots, taking turns to...