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Pushing For Peace In Gaza

The rain is putting a bit of a damper on the Chatham-Kent Social Justice coalition’s efforts to educate local residents on the war in Gaza.

Encouraging Spot Check Stats

Chatham-Kent police say spot checks through the weekend were encouraging, especially in light of the crash that killed two boaters in the lower St. Clair River.

House Downpayment Help Available

The municipality is looking for some would be homeowners. Through the Affordable Housing Home Ownership Program the municipality is giving out up to $7,300 in an interest free loan to eligible people. Shelly Wilkins, Director of Housing Service, says of $150,000 originally alloted for 2014, there’s still $64,000 left. “I believe what happened is the […]