Archive for the ‘Life’ Category

  • Clean house and help animals

    Feb 13, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    CK Animal Rescue (CKAR) is hosting its Second Gigantic Indoor Garage Sale on March 16 at the John D. Bradley Centre in Chatham with all proceeds to support the organization, a local registered non-profit group. The event begins at 9 a.m. and runs until 1 p.m....

  • Coldest Night of the Year

    Feb 12, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Municipal staff and community organizers joined Chatham-Kent councillors Karen Kirkwood-Whyte and Amy Finn in raising awareness for the Coldest Night of the Year event on Friday. This year, the event is being held Feb. 23. Canadians in more than 100...

  • Helping with the Butterfly Build Fund

    Feb 7, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Children’s Treatment Centre (CTC) of Chatham-Kent personnel and members of the Chatham-Kent Homebuilders Association (CKHBA) celebrated the completion of a $10,000 commitment from the association to the centre’s Butterfly Building Fund recent. The second...

  • If these walls could talk…

    Feb 6, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Editor’s note: This is the first in a monthly series on the history of Christ Church in Chatham, which is celebrating its congregation’s 200th anniversary. Just like people, places and things have memories. The stories they tell can range from the...

  • Chatham man wins travel lottery

    Feb 5, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The years is off to a good start for Dave Polowick of Chatham as he was named the grand prize winner of Community Living Wallaceburg’s 2019 Travel Club Lottery. The vacation – a $3,498 value – includes flights and seven night’s accommodations in Faro,...

  • Legion helps C-K Hospice

    Feb 5, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Representatives from the Royal Canadian Legion Br 642 in Chatham recently made a $5,000 donation to the Chatham-Kent Hospice to be used for ongoing operating expenses. “It’s because of generous donations like this one from the Legion that we are able to...

  • On display at the Wedding Show

    Feb 5, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Those attending the Chatham-Kent Wedding Show received some wedding planning ideas from more than 80 exhibitors all while supporting Big Brother Big Sisters of Chatham-Kent on Saturday at the John D. Bradley Convention Centre. Showcased front and centre were...

  • Carrying a Torch for visual story telling

    Jan 30, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    With a life-long passion for storytelling and filmmaking, Thamesville native Wes McDonald is making a name for himself with his company Torch Media and his news documentaries. A product of his first company Candlebox Productions, Torch Media is McDonald’s...

  • Changes needed to stop trafficking

    Jan 23, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Anyone looking for Bruce’s column this week, you’ll be getting the “She Said” version. For those of you who didn’t attend the Human Trafficking town hall meeting last week hosted by MPP Rick Nicholls, 600 people including teens, had their eyes...

  • Habitat launches student contest

    Jan 23, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Students across the country have an opportunity to help a local family become a Habitat homeowner, thanks to the Meaning of Home contest, a national writing contest in support of Habitat for Humanity Canada. Launched earlier this month, the Meaning of Home...