Archive for the ‘Life’ Category

  • Soup Nazi entertains in Chatham

    Feb 19, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    “No soup for you!” Four words that draw the average person’s mind to the character of the Soup Nazi on the sitcom Seinfeld. For the man who played the Soup Nazi – Larry Thomas – those words still draw a smile. It doesn’t matter how...

  • ElderCollege launches spring courses

    Feb 18, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    ElderCollege recently launched its array of courses at its Chatham-Kent campus. Available for people 55 plus, course registration for any of the 78 courses available in Windsor, Essex and Chatham-Kent began online on Feb. 12 although one can register for...

  • Fund fuels Hospice kitchen improvements

    Feb 18, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The South Kent Wind Community Fund, a donor-advised fund of the Chatham-Kent Community Foundation, recently approved a grant of $9,750 to upgrade appliances for the kitchen at Chatham-Kent Hospice. Specifically, the grant purchased a larger freezer, upgraded...

  • Shake up your wake up

    Feb 12, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Families are invited to a Day-Breaker Dance Party, breakfast bar, street-style mural painting and exciting exhibits at the Cultural Centre this Family Day, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Join DJ Courtney Wells on stage in the Kiwanis Theatre from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m....

  • Library celebrates Family Day

    Feb 12, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The Chatham-Kent Public Library is open for business on Feb. 17, Family Day. Branches that are regularly open on Mondays will be open for Family Day. Stop by and borrow some books, movies, or spend some time in your library branch. The Chatham Branch is open...

  • Owl couple a social media hit

    Feb 12, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Thanks to a family affinity for birding and a natural talent, Chatham’s Wilhelmina Waters is able to post incredible pictures of local wildlife, including several owls she has been following for years. In a rarely seen pose of a mated pair of Great Horned...

  • Gearing up for a chilly fundraiser

    Feb 11, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Chatham’s annual Coldest Night of the Year Walk is set to take place on Feb. 22 from 3:45 p.m. to 7 p.m. The start/finish location will be The Hub (the former Pines Chapel) on Grand Avenue West. The walk is a 5K along the Terry Fox Run route: north on St....

  • 2020 C-K Wedding Show

    Feb 11, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The Kent’s Bob Wilson and owner Michael Fry on hand at this year’s Chatham-Kent Wedding Show held at the John D. Bradley Convention Centre on Saturday. With proceeds from the event going to Chatham-Kent Big Brothers Big Sisters, those attending...

  • Time to talk carpools

    Feb 5, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    We may be in the throes of winter, but for many people in Chatham-Kent it’s a great time to talk about their pool – but not just any pool, a carpool. February is carpool month and a great opportunity for people across Chatham-Kent to discover a new online...

  • Donation helps spark kids’ imagination

    Feb 5, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Kids interested in taking part in the Chatham-Kent Museum Imagination Station Kids’ Club got a nice boost from the IODE Captain Garnet Brackin Chapter. Thanks to another successful Christmas House Tour, the IODE donated $1,000 for kids programming at the...