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Issues Looming on the Horizon
click here to view details!  At first blush there seems to be no real issues in this local municipal election; hence the complacency towards it. But make no mistake, there are some very real, serious and expensive issues looming on the horizon to be handled by the incoming Council. Who you elect is going to matter very much. full story
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Qualifications for Mayor
click here to view details!  To my knowledge there is no list for qualifications for mayor, just a list of requirements to qualify. So that leaves us with the question: what would you like a person running for mayor to be? full story
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Missing Swimmer in Port Burwell
click here to view details!  Update: Police have identified the young male that went missing after going swimming off the main beach in Port Burwell over the weekend, and after three days of searching they have recovered his body. full story
Move Over Law Charges Highest Since 2010
click here to view details!  After ten years of education efforts, which includes more than 11,000 charges on record since the law came into effect, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is dismayed to see a slow but steady increase in the number of "Move Over" charges it has laid against drivers since 2010.  full story
A Different Perspective
click here to view details!  There are Ports of Call all along the shores of Lakes Erie, Lake Huron and Georgian Bay, each with varying aspects of appeal and each experiencing varying degrees of economic success. As Port Stanley is facing some major challenges in its harbour development plan I took a working holiday last week to visit a number of these ports to see if I could discover any consistent key elements to success for a resort community. full story
IPM Scholarship Recipients Announced
click here to view details!  Central Elgin, ON: The County of Elgin is pleased to announce that the 2014 recipients of the International Plowing Match (IPM) legacy scholarship have been selected. The successful applicants are Ms. Marenda Schipper of Malahide, and Mr. Dennis Catt and Mr. Scott Speers both of Central Elgin.  full story
Government Helps Youth in Pedorthics Get Jobs
click here to view details!  The Government of Canada is helping equip young Canadians in pedorthics with the information, skills and work experience needed to get jobs, announced Joe Preston, Member of Parliament for Elgin-Middlesex-London, on behalf of the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State (Social Development). full story
Lambton OPP Investigating Armed Robbery
click here to view details!  Petrolia, ON: The Lambton County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Criminal Investigation Unit continues to investigate an armed robbery that occurred at around 2:30 p.m., on July 23, 2014 at the CIBC bank on Petrolia Line and is seeking the public's assistance to identify the male suspect. full story
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 Port Stanley BIA
The Restaurants of Port Stanley
click here to view details!  With 21 restaurants plus the deli counter at the local grocery store, Port Stanley offers some of the very best dining in this area of the country. The setting choices include fast food style at the beach; beachside, court yard and verandah patios; traditional diners; coffee house style and casual fine dining. Whatever your preference, you will find something to tempt your palate! full story
Pepper Tree Spice Co
click here to view details!  Spend a few minutes inside one of Port Stanley's most interesting shops, the Pepper Tree Spice Co., and the aroma will make you hungry even if you've just eaten lunch. full story
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 Arts and Entertainment
Slap Me Back
click here to view details!  "Forget about running for Council!"
"Why should I?" asks Mrs. Pops.
"You don't have a prayer!"
"Why don't I?" full story
Bingo Ladies
click here to view details!  Bingo Ladies is the most delightful farce I've seen in decades. You'll be singing along to lyrics you don't even know, and fall in love with the most crotchety old woman to hit the stage in two centuries. full story
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