Archive for the ‘Life’ Category

  • Who you gonna call?

    Apr 9, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Lanes were busy this past weekend at the Chatham Bowlerama as the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Chatham-Kent’s Bowl For Kids Sake fundraiser took place. Raising $15,000 to help provide youth mentoring programs in the community, many teams joined including...

  • Eggstravaganza returns

    Apr 9, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    First responders in Chatham-Kent invite parents to bring their young ones to Kingston Park on Easter Monday (April 22), for the third annual Easter Eggstravaganza. This is a free event geared to families with children aged 0-10. The Eggstravaganza runs from...

  • Money course offered

    Apr 5, 19 • 0 Views • LifeNo Comments

    A free course is available to help you learn to manage your money better and learn to budget, save and spend well. Gregory Drive Alliance Church is hosting this free course for four Wednesdays this spring season. The Course starts April 10 and continues until...

  • Mini sticks project raises money, promotes giving spirit

    Apr 3, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Two Grade 8 students at St. Vincent Catholic School in Chatham have taken their Kingdom Assignment to a new level thanks to the generosity of two local businesses who helped them bring their idea to life. Zinedine Machado and Luca Mastroianni were given $25,...

  • Revera supports Habitat approach

    Apr 2, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    As Habitat for Humanity Chatham-Kent puts plans in place to start its 2019 build, which represents the sixth home built for the organization, it has received a $10,000 boost to their program. The local affiliate received a $10,000 grant from Revera Retirement...

  • Info night for special events in C-K

    Apr 2, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    For an event to take place on municipal property, such as a roadway, park, or arena, a Special Event application to the municipality is required to receive prior approval. For organizers seeking to understand the Special Event application process for events...

  • Shopping spree up for grabs

    Apr 2, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    How many grocery items can you get into a cart in three minutes? You’ll have a chance to find out thanks to a fundraiser being held by Chatham Kent Animal Rescue (CKAR). In partnership with sponsor Dean and Barb’s No Frills on Queen Street in Chatham,...

  • Home & Garden Show

    Mar 26, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Affordable Elegance’s husband and wife team Bernie and Theresa Rivard from Pain Court were part of more than 125 companies showcased at the 37th Annual Chatham-Kent Home & Garden Show on the weekend, held at the John D. Bradley Convention Centre. ...

  • Call for senior award nominations

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

    The Municipality of Chatham-Kent is taking an opportunity to thank older adults and seniors and celebrate their achievements during Senior Month in June. Once again, the mayor’s office is co-ordinating nominations for Senior Achievement Awards. The purpose...

  • Playing possum or possum playing?

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

    This little fella and its mate wandered into a north Chatham backyard on a recent spring morning, taking time to smell everything, including this plastic table that winds had knocked down. The curiosity saw the pair casually wander the yard despite the fact...