The Lambton Shield | Business ; Sarnia & Lambton County Local News

By: Lambton Shield  09-12-2011
Keywords: Natural Gas, chamber of commerce, City Council

The Lambton Shield | Business ; Sarnia & Lambton County Local News

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  BP says it has agreed to sell its Canadian natural gas liquids business to Plains Midstream for US $1.67 billion in cash. The deal includes the plant on Plank Road in Sarnia. The company said there will be no job losses involved. The Sarnia facility employs about 110 people and a total of 450, [..]

A new start-up business, Elite Tech Services, is offering home and business PC repairs and network services from its offices in Suite 102 of the Northgate Plaza. Elite Tech Services says it specializes in network troubleshooting; virus, malware and spyware removal; data backup; and both system software installation and removal. The business is offering a [..]

Imperial's spill response crews are responding to a release of diesel (middle distillate CAS# 68476-30-2) to Vidal Street. The release occurred at roughly 1:40am and has been isolated.  The Ministry of Environment has been notified. The event occurred during turnaround activities.  It is estimated that approximately 1 barrel was released as a fine mist.  Downwind [..]

It's being called a "reverse trade show" and touted as an opportunity for local businesses who may be looking to sell their products or services to meet with large companies in the area that are buying. The date for the half-day event, to be held the afternoon of Thursday, Jan. 26 at the Holiday Inn, [..]

The Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce has had a busy year implementing the new Chamber Strategic Plan. This special plan was created when Service Ontario terminated the motor vehicle licencing office contract, held by the Chamber for 90 years, one year ago this month. Today the Chamber announces its third strategic move this fall resulting [..]

The Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce congratulates City Council on its leadership in service delivery discussions, attention to fiscal management and control. As well as the diligent review of the current budget and capital budget each year lowering expense to or slightly below the rate of inflation. “We applaud the City’s efforts on the budget [..]

NOVA Chemicals is the latest corporate tenant to join the growing local campus of the UWO Research Parks. The announcement, made today (Thursday, Nov. 17) has NOVA Chemicals establishing a corporate services centre in Building 1040 of the centre, located on Modeland Road. The company will bring its Information Technology Group and Global Accounting Services [..]

"I had no contacts, no money and I wanted to make it in music. I was ready to get out there but things went from bad to worse." That's part of Emm Gryner's story, which the Juno Award-nominated singer/songwriter will share with Young Professionals of Sarnia-Lambton on Thursday, Dec. 8. Gryner, who hails from Forest, [..]

Gen. Rick Hillier (Ret.), who served as Canada's Chief of Defence Staff between 2003 and 2008, was in Sarnia Wednesday where he spoke to a packed room at the Best Western Guildwood Inn. Hillier, who after speaking signed copies of his book "Leadership: 50 Points of Wisdom for Today's Leaders" (HarperCollins), delivered several lessons to [..]

Cara Operations, the corporate owner of the Montana's restaurant franchise, is now actively looking for a new franchisee for its Sarnia Montana's location. In an e-mail solicitation sent out by Courtney Hindorff, franchise manager for Cara, the company said it is looking for either an owner or an owner with an operating partner. Hindroff said [..]

The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011

Keywords: Capital Budget, chamber of commerce, City Council, Fiscal Management, Local News, Natural Gas, Natural Gas Liquids,

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The Lambton Shield | Arts/Entertainment/Culture ; Sarnia & Lambton County Local News

If you’re looking for some great holiday gift ideas then come on out to the monthly First Friday Cultural Walkabout Ups N’ Downs Pub & Grill 226 Front St. N. Ups N Downs presents BLUETONIUM 9:30pm to 1:30am Coffee Culture 130 Lochiel St Coffee Culture is proud to present the amazing voice and sound. A Johnny Cash Experience from Hamilton Ontario is rapidly becoming Canada’s favourite tribute to The Man In Black … Johnny Cash.


The Lambton Shield | BSI–Sustainability ; Sarnia & Lambton County Local News

The Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce congratulates City Council on its leadership in service delivery discussions, attention to fiscal management and control.


The Lambton Shield | ‘Pet of the Week’ ; Sarnia & Lambton County Local News

Pet of the Week" is presented as a public service by in cooperation with the local Humane Society, Hours for viewing and adoptions are Monday to Friday, noon to 5:15 p.m., Saturday. In cooperation with the Sarnia and District Humane Society, is pleased to introduce the "Pet of the Week," a feature, presented in the public interest.


The Lambton Shield | Obituaries ; Sarnia & Lambton County Local News

MOFFAT, John Wayne After a courageous battle with pulmonary fibrosis, John passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his close family at Bluewater Health in Sarnia, Ontario on November 29th in his 67th year. Loving mother of D.J. Summerhayes, Nicolas Summerhayes, John Gerard and step-mother of Zoë Brown, Nicolas Brown and Dawn Marie Wilkinson.


The Lambton Shield | Sections ; Sarnia & Lambton County Local News

Helping youth gain important leadership skills, supporting newcomers to the community and giving children a safe haven are some of the areas being supported by the YMCA’s Strengthening Community Campaign. Bluewater Health says it will upgrade of the telecommunication systems at Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital with 30 new Voice Over Internet Protocol telephones. The deal includes the plant on Plank Road in Sarnia.


The Lambton Shield | Crimestoppers ; Sarnia & Lambton County Local News

The Sarnia RCMP are looking for the public’s support in reporting suspicious activity on the water, land or air, particularly in relation to the border. Border Watch” signs are posted in marinas, boat ramps and high traffic parks and fishing holes. Sarnia & Lambton County Local News.


The Lambton Shield | Finance ; Sarnia & Lambton County Local News

When I go, it's going to be on a beach, with a camera in my hand, taking pictures of gorgeous sunsets. Shoot, I’m never going to retire, I’m having too much fun,” he responded.