Chatham News

Improving Mobility For Seniors

Despite $44-million in cuts to OHIP funded physiotherapy programs, the province is offering fall prevention and exercise classes for free at 86 sites across the Erie St. Clair Local Health Integration Network.

Changes For Former Partsmaker

An industrial property in Chatham could soon have some new uses as the owner is asking Chatham-Kent Council to permit a marijuana facility in one part and a retail outlet in another.

Festival of giving 2014. Photo courtesy of

Festival Comes Up Big

Local charities and food banks will benefit from $307,600 raised in this year’s Festival of Giving.

Hydro transformer station in Sarnia ( photo by Melanie Irwin)

Thousands Without Electricity

According to Hydro One, it’s going to be well into the afternoon before the power is restored to more than 3,000 people in Chatham-Kent.