Cathie Martin

Senior Power Day

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Today, Friday, October 31, is Senior Power Day at the St. Clair County Council On Aging.  Free health screenings, testing, advice and information will be available throughout the day at the agency at 600 Grand River Avenue in Port Huron.  Because today is Halloween, Mary Taylor of the Council, says seniors are encouraged to come…

Be Safe This Halloween

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Pumpkins, skeletons, candy and treats, all Halloween fun, but according to officials, it is a good idea to take special precautions before hitting the streets.  According to St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon trick-or-treaters should always be dressed in reflective clothing and carry a flashlight or maybe a glow stick or necklace.   It is best…

Tourism Sarnia-Lambton Moving To The Douglas G. Keddy Building

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It was announced on Wednesday that the Tourism Sarnia-Lambton office is moving from its current location at the Sarnia-Lambton Chamber of Commerce on Christina Street, Sarnia to the Douglas G. Keddy building at 1455 Venetian Blvd, Point Edward. The building, known locally at as the Ontario Travel Information Centre, was named in honour of Douglas G. Keddy,…

Parents, Kids And College

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Parents , Kids and College is the most comprehensive program KnowHow2GO offers for parents of students in grades 9 -12.   Port Huron High School is hosting the event on Tuesday, November 4th at 6:30 p.m. in the Media Center.  The program explores  how parents and students can navigate the path to college as certificate programs,  associate…

I-69 International Trade Corridor Received Excellence Award

Dan Casey

The I-69 International Trade Corridor Next Michigan Development Corporation (NMDC) recently received a Bronze Excellence in Economic Development Award for Regionalism and Cross-Border Cooperation from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).   The honor was awarded at a ceremony in Fort Worth, Texas on Monday, October 20. “We are pleased to receive this recognition from the IEDC,” said…

Two Dead In One Vehicle Crash

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Two people are dead following a one-vehicle crash that occurred late Tuesday night on Roach Road just west of Croswell.  Rescue crews were called to the scene at about 11 p.m. following a 911 call to Sanilac County Sheriff Department by 20 year old Laken Williams of Lexington.  Williams who had also been in the…

Voters In Port Huron To Decide On Marijuana Proposal

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Residents will be heading to the polls on Tuesday of next week and voters in the city of Port Huron will see a proposal on the ballot which the Coalition for a Safer Port Huron says will free up local police to concentrate on crimes with real victims.  The group’s proposal is a pro-marijuana proposal…

Second Annual Blue Water Business Expo Scheduled

Amy Lutz

The 2nd Annual Blue Water Business Expo, sponsored by the Blue Water Area Chamber of Commerce and the Times Herald with host over 90 vendors from St. Clair, Sanilac and Macomb Counties.  According to Amy Lutz of the Chamber, a number of  local companies and businesses will be highlighted and a variety of products will…

Prepare To Vote

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Secretary of State Ruth Johnson is encouraging eligible voters to cast their ballot in the Tuesday, Nov. 4 general election.  “Our office was recently named No. 1 in the country for registering eligible voters through our Secretary of State branch offices,” said Johnson. “But being registered isn’t enough.  I would encourage every eligible voter to exercise one…