Posts Tagged ‘ridgetown’

  • Ridgetown rocks!

    Jan 8, 20 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Local resident interviews rock guitarists, music industry giants Eric Broadbent’s love of music has taken him from the stage to the studio; from behind a guitar to in front of a camera. The Chatham-Kent native, who for more than a decade has shredded...

  • Police briefs

    Dec 11, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    One woman attempted to flee from the cops, another got popped for shoplifting, a teen faces assault charges, while tools, a bike, e-bikes and electronics, cash and pot were stolen recently in Chatham-Kent. Police say an officer spotted a vehicle travelling on...

  • Nobel recipient to speak in Ridgetown

    Oct 24, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Don McIver is one of the speakers slated for the Clean Water for Living Summit next month in Chatham-Kent. McIver, a 2007 Nobel Peace Prize recipient and former Environment Canada climate scientist, will share how climate change is already impacting southern...

  • Passion for cooking turns dream into paradise

    Sep 18, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Driving down Main Street in Ridgetown, when you see the sign for JoJo’s Paradise Bed and Breakfast, you might want to make a point of stopping in to see what owner JoJo Thibault has cooking in her bakery and café behind the house. Thibault is a colourful...

  • Taser time

    Sep 3, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Chatham-Kent police say a man caught breaching his recognizance faces even more charges after he resisted arrest early Monday morning. Back in June, a man was released on bail, and part of his conditions of release was to stay at his home unless he was in the...

  • Thieves steal fuel, tools, electronics and cash

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

    It’s break-in and fuel-theft time in Chatham-Kent, apparently. The fuel thieves went to work Monday night, hitting two places, one in Ridgetown and one in Chatham. Police say sometime Monday night, somebody went to Ridgetown Feed and Supply and cut the line...

  • Robbery in Ridgetown

    Jul 30, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Two men are in custody after a woman was robbed in her own home in Ridgetown last night. Chatham-Kent police say about 9:30 p.m. on Monday evening, two men went to the residence of a Ridgetown woman, who knew the men. While in her apartment, the men stole...

  • High fluoride in Ridgetown water

    Jun 26, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    The level of naturally occurring fluoride in the municipal water supply in Ridgetown is above the Maximum Allowable Concentration (MAC) of 1.5 parts per million. Small children, whose permanent teeth are not yet formed and who are drinking water with fluoride...

  • Ridge House opening March 23

    Mar 13, 19 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Spring is finally here and that can only mean one thing, Ridge House Museum is open for the season.  There will be an open house at the Ridge Museum on March 23. The house will be open from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., with special activities taking place from 2...

  • Wanted: one driver

    Dec 4, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    It’s the case of the missing driver. Police found the car that hit a hydro pole last night, but no driver. According to C-K cops, a driver left a convenience store just after 8 p.m. last night and hit a hydro pole on Ebenezer Street East. Officers found the...