Posts Tagged ‘merlin’

  • Recording Merlin’s history

    Dec 23, 20 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    By Jenna Cocullo, Local Journalism Initiative A former Chatham-Kent resident is adding another chapter to the municipality’s overall history. Earlier this month, Julie Magerka officially released a book entitled Memories of Merlin after finding very...

  • Catch the rainbow(s)

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

    Fall in Chatham-Kent can deliver a wealth of seasons and weather conditions, all in one day. Last week, following a chilling rain, the sun arrived immediately on the rain’s heels, yielding a double rainbow, as seen here along Merlin Road...

  • Thursday police briefs

    Jul 9, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Aggravated assault in Merlin Last night, police responded to a disturbance between two men known to each other at a residence in Merlin. The victim, a 25-year-old Merlin man, sustained serious injuries and was transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance...

  • Merlin to lose power Sunday morning

    Feb 26, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Entegrus wishes to advise its customers of a Hydro One Planned outage to take place this Sunday, March 1, affecting the Town of Merlin. The outage will occur from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m., affecting approximately 320 Entegrus customers. Entegrus is notifying its...

  • ‘They would do the same for me’

    Jan 15, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Alert man pulls neighbour out of burning Merlin home Matt Pelkey is normally at work in Chatham at 11 a.m. during a Wednesday. For his elderly neighbours George and Sharon Hope, it’s a good thing he was at home on the morning of Jan. 8. Fire broke out at...

  • $300K damage from morning fire

    Jan 8, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local News1 Comment

    Two Merlin homes suffered damage from fire this morning. Chatham-Kent fire officials say they got the call shortly before 11 a.m. and crews arrived to 212 Erie St. S. to see heavy flames pouring out of the garage and the home. Firefighters from Raleigh North...

  • Hot times in Merlin

    Jul 16, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Merlin Legion Branch 465 held its eighth Annual Classic Car, Motorcycle and Antique Tractor Show and Town Wide Yard Sale Saturday. The hot and sunny weather saw lots of people flocking to the area, visiting the Merlin Friendship Centre, checking out the...

  • Fire in Tilbury

    Jul 9, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    No one was injured in a fire at a Tilbury industry Monday. Chatham-Kent fire officials say crews responded just after 11:30 a.m. yesterday to New Rubber Technologies where there was heavy smoke emanating from the building. Crews from Tilbury, Merlin and...

  • Lunch for the kids, a trip home for the guy

    Mar 7, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    A suspicious incident in Merlin Tuesday led two three students getting $50 each, and a man received some needed aid and a trip out of town. According to Chatham-Kent police, a 49-year-old man walked up to a bus stop in Merlin on Tuesday and gave three...

  • More fibre for C-K

    Oct 18, 18 • 0 Views • Business, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Cogeco Connexion announced recently it will invest more than half a million dollars for the expansion of its fibre optic network to serve several hundred households and businesses in Merlin. Cogeco Connexion’s fibre network will enable residents and...