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Sir Sid: Petrolia veteran receives France’s highest honour

Heather Wright Photo Eugene Smith pins the French Legion of Honour on Petrolia’s Sid McLean while Hon. Col. Barry Hogan of the First Hussars looks on. The Second World War Gunner fought through France, Belgium and Holland, helping to liberate them from the Nazis. The Legion of Honour is France’s highest privilege. With it, McLean… Read more »

Petrolia Town Hall closed early

Petrolia Town Hall is closed for the rest of the afternoon. Officials say some plumbing work is being done and town hall will reopen as usual Monday at 8:30 am. The closure will not affect the VPP Jamboree scheduled for this evening at 8 pm and Saturday and Sunday at 2 pm.    

MacDougall new Lambton County warden

Sarnia City/County Councilor Bev MacDougall gets a hug from 2014 Warden Warwick Mayor Todd Case after being elected to the top post in Lambton County this afternoon. MacDougall, who was elected over St. Clair Township Mayor Steve Arnold, says she plans to collaborate with the community and upper levels of government to improve Lambton County…. Read more »

A Christmas-y weekend in Petrolia and Central Lambton

The Christmas season gets into full gear across the region tonight. Victoria Park in Petrolia will be bustling. The annual Chili Cookoff starts at 5:30 pm and they’ll light the Christmas trees at 7 pm. In Wyoming, it’s Christmas in the Village with a tree lighting ceremony at the Wyoming Library at 6pm. The kids… Read more »