Posts Tagged ‘shrewsbury’

  • Paddle 4 Hunger raises $4K

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

    Nearly three-dozen paddlers took part in the Paddle 4 Hunger event on Saturday in Shrewsbury. Using a variety of watercraft, from canoes to kayaks to inflatables, the participants went out for a fun tour of Rondeau Bay Saturday morning, while raising more...

  • ATV crash sends three to hospital

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

    Chatham-Kent police say an ATV accident Friday night sent three people to hospital. Police say the collision involved two ATVs and occurred about 6 p.m. Friday near the intersection of Metcalfe Street and Wellington Street. Three people suffered injuries in...

  • Paddling to fight hunger

    Aug 14, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Mark Lucio of Shrewsbury Kayaks wondered how he could use his kayaks to raise money to help others. He thought it would be a great idea if he could get a few friends together, and seek sponsors to help raise money for outreach food programs. “Then I was...

  • Playing the blues in Shrewsbury

    Jul 30, 19 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Grammy nominee Victor Wainwright & The Train were one of the many talented blues groups to perform on Saturday at the Shrewsbury Ribs & Blues Festival. Serving ribs from Cedar Springs’ Comfort & Soul, the proceeds from the fundraising event...

  • This Train is coming to Shrewsbury

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

    Bluesman Victor Wainwright can’t wait to come to Chatham-Kent again, this time to play outdoors as the headliner for the Shrewsbury Ribs & Blues Festival. Wainwright, who performed in late March at the Kent-Belgian-Dutch-Canadian Club at the invitation...

  • Man found hiding in stairwell

    May 28, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    It apparently didn’t take too long for a man to breach his release conditions. Late last month, a man was released from court with several conditions, including to obey a daily curfew between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. and to reside at a specific Shrewsbury...

  • Fentanyl, cash seized

    May 17, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Chatham-Kent police raided a home in Shrewsbury yesterday, seizing a quantity of powdered Fentanyl and more than $5,000 in cash in the process. Police say the estimated street value of the nine grams of Fentanyl seized is nearly $5,600. A 50-year-old...

  • Theft, theft and theft

    Apr 23, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Between reports of breaking into sheds and a cottage, Chatham-Kent police have been busy of late investigating unlawful acquisition of items. Sometime late Sunday night or early Monday morning, someone broke into a locked utility shed at Thompsons Ltd. in...

  • Shrewsbury break-in

    Apr 16, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local News3 Comments

    Chatham-Kent police are investigating a break-in in South Kent. Sometime overnight on April 14 to 15, someone forced their way into a Shrewsbury residence through the front door. The thieves made off with about $7,500 in items. Anyone with information is...

  • Police briefs

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

    Despite being released from court with the condition of not communicating with a certain woman, Chatham-Kent police say a Morpeth man was caught yesterday afternoon driving around with the woman. Police were tipped that the man and the woman were cruising...