Archive for the ‘Life’ Category

  • A Milner House Christmas

    Nov 28, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The tree has been trimmed and the decorations are up for a special Christmas evening at Milner Heritage House on Dec. 6 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. This event is open to the public for a free tour of the beautifully restored 1905 heritage home decked in all of its...

  • Travel Raffle tickets for sale

    Nov 27, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    For those who have been bit by the travel bug, Chatham-Kent Animal Rescue has an offer for you that involves travel and helping animals who need rescue. Tickets are on sale now for the organization’s Travel Raffle, which features one round-trip flight for...

  • Stitchin’ support for Goodfellows

    Nov 27, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The Stitchin’ Sisters, from left, Marlene Ternoey, Mary Deturck, Barb Slavik, Barb Chandler, Jane Jenner, Joanne Smith, Diane Tatchell and Marlene Warren, donate quilts and hats to Tim Haskell, president of the Chatham Goodfellows. The Sisters have for 19...

  • Big crowds for Christmas in Muskoka event

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

    Santa showed up on Friday to bring smiles to the young and old alike at the Christmas in Muskoka event held at the John D. Bradley Convention Centre. With some of the largest crowds ever for the five-day event, the annual St. Clair Catholic District School...

  • Candy cane Armoury

    Nov 26, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Life3 Comments

    Four Diamond Events (FDE) and To Suit Your Fancy have announced details of a new experience coming to The Chatham Armoury and Tecumseh Park this holiday season that will benefit many local charities. The Armoury Christmas Market is the first ever Christmas...

  • Trees planted at 11 schools

    Nov 21, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    This year, 11 schools across Chatham-Kent took part in the seventh annual Tomorrow’s Greener Schools, Today program led in partnership between C-K Public Health and the Lower Thames Valley Conservation Authority. Approximately 224 students learned the role...

  • Masons honour Carney

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

    The Parthenon Lodge recently gave Chatham-Kent’s Ed Carney a lifetime achievement award. Carney joined Parthenon Lodge, Chatham #267 in February 1982. He progressed through the three degrees in that year, entered apprentice, fellowcraft and master mason....

  • Cider, craft beer and beards

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

    The annual CK Craft Beer Festival is set to return to Chatham this weekend. Flights and Flasks hits The Kent on William Street on Nov. 23. Michael Fry, owner of The Kent, said he’s expanded the scope of this year’s event. “We’re bringing in more...

  • Celebrating the pickle in C-K

    Nov 19, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Anthony Wilson Special to The Voice Hey Chatham-Kent, did you know that Nov. 14 was National Pickle Day? It’s true, and it was time to celebrate our Chatham-Kent pickles. National Pickle Day recognizes the tart, spicy, sweet, and of course the crisp baby...

  • Operation Christmas Child underway

    Nov 19, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

      It’s almost collection time for Operation Christmas Child in Chatham-Kent. Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan’s Purse. Volunteers collect shoebox gifts – filled with school supplies, hygiene items, and fun toys. Each box is a...