Posts Tagged ‘Blenheim’

  • C-K engaging community on pool services

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

    By Jenna Cocullo CKRecreation is looking to hear from Chatham-Kent residents on their swimming habits at municipal pools. The municipal organization launched a survey recently to better understand community needs and opportunities when it comes to swimming...

  • Blenheim woman wins $50K

    Mar 17, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Deanna Rutherford, a 34-year old self-employed woman, won $50,000 recently through Instant Bingo. She said she found out about her win with friends. “I got three lines right away and thought that this was a lucky ticket! When I uncovered the fourth line, I...

  • Police briefs

    Feb 25, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Assault, threats, drug charges and jewelry thefts – that’s the past 24 hours in crime news in Chatham-Kent in a nutshell. Yesterday afternoon, police say officers responded to a disturbance call on Mill Street in Tilbury. The officers learned a man had...

  • Caught in their tracks

    Feb 12, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Their footprints gave them away. Chatham-Kent police say they have arrested two men for a spree of rural break-ins. Officers responded to an alarm at a home on Bates Line Sunday morning about 4 a.m., police say. The officers arrived to find fresh footprints...

  • Police briefs

    Feb 7, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Recent Chatham-Kent occurrences include such things as an arrest over a stolen boat, light-fingered attempt leads to drug charges, ditto for a traffic stop, break-ins and more. To begin, yesterday afternoon, police responded to a shoplifting complaint at...

  • Police briefs

    Feb 3, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Super Bowl Sunday featured a busy day for Chatham-Kent police. On the roads, a post-Super Bowl RIDE program took place in Chatham and Blenheim. Police say officers stopped 450 vehicles, and two motorists received three-day license suspensions, eight were...

  • Police briefs

    Jan 29, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Service Canada employees in Chatham received a threatening letter in the mail recently, resulting in charges against a woman. Chatham-Kent police investigated yesterday and identified their suspect. Police found her in her home in Toronto. A 45-year-old...

  • Charges on the road, and in the parking lot

    Jan 7, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Two Chatham-Kent drivers didn’t get what they bargained for when they got behind the wheel Monday. First off, in Blenheim about 4 p.m., Chatham-Kent police report officers responded to a collision in a parking lot off King Street. The investigating officer...

  • Funding for seniors’ centres programs

    Dec 17, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    New funding for seniors health programs was announced recently by Rick Nicholls, MPP for Chatham-Kent Leamington to help the many seniors who face financial and other obstacles in accessing programs and services that support health and well-being. Ontario is...

  • Blenheim Rotarians donate special ride

    Dec 17, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Blenheim Rotary Club has partnered with Family Service Kent to help continuously improve the community by donating an accessible vehicle that can hold two or three passengers using wheelchairs and four walk-on passengers. Rotary is the largest and the oldest...