Nathan Leeds

Nathan is originally from Cardiff, Wales, and was imported to Canada as a internet mail order groom in 1998 and has managed to avoid deportation ever since. Even though sometimes mis-interpreted, possibly to retaining a Welsh accent, he continues to try his best to make a difference to the community he has grown to love.

Bullock, Doris

Bullock, Doris of Extendicare , Port Stanley, passed away peacefully, on Sunday, October 20th, 2013, at her late residence, in her 68th year. Loved daughter of the late James Henry and Emily (Walton) Bullock. Dear sister of Betty Gordon of Sarnia, Jim Bullock of Mooretown, Barbara Bullock of Wallaceburg and Leonard …

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Health Hazard Alert – Certain Uncooked Lean Ground Beef may contain E. coli O157:H7 bacteria

Recall / advisory date: October 20, 2013 Reason for recall / advisory: Microbiological – E. coli O157:H7 Hazard classification: Class 1 Company / Firm: Belmont Meats Ltd. Distribution: National Extent of the distribution: Retail Advisory details Ottawa, October 20, 2013 – The public warning issued on October 8, 2013 has been updated to include an additional product. …

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Schaeffer, Raymond Gerald

Schaeffer, Raymond Gerald of St. Thomas passed away at London Health Science Centre-Victoria Hospital on Friday, October 18, 2013 in his 82nd year. Beloved husband of Elizabeth (Bell) Schaeffer. Dear father of Lynn Sullivan(Dan), Kathy Moyes(Tim Sullivan), Trudy Wilson(Steve) and Fred Schaeffer. Loving grandfather of Justin, Jason, Shane, Quinn, Becky, …

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Hogan, Mary Anne

Hogan, Mary Anne passed away peacefully at her residence, Caressant Care Mary Bucke St., St. Thomas on Saturday, October 19, 2013 in his 91st year. Beloved wife of the late Bertram Hogan(1973). Loving Aunt of Al Parker and wife Darlene of Aylmer and Rene Barnaby and husband James of Toronto. …

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Motor Vehicle Collision

 Friday, October 18th, 2013, at approximately 3:00 pm St. Thomas Police were responding to a report of a possible impaired driver heading into the city via Highbury Ave. While on route, a police officer heading northbound on Burwell Road in a marked police cruiser struck a westbound vehicle as it …

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Shelton, Christiana “Chris” Sophia (Knost)

Shelton, Christiana “Chris” Sophia (Knost) of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Friday, October 18th, 2013, surrounded by her loving family at the L.H.S.C., in her 57th year. Dearly loved wife of Larry Shelton and loved mother of Corrie Shelton, Jamie Shelton (Shannon), David Shelton (Angela). Dear sister of the late …

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Two Delicious Fall Recipes

    Hi , This past weekend in Canada was Thanksgiving weekend and it was awesome! The weather was beautiful and John and I enjoyed some great time with family and friends, some gardening at the cottage and some delicious food!! Today’s newsletter features 2 great fall recipes that taste and …

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Bullock, David Ernest

Bullock, David Ernest of St. Thomas, passed away on Thursday, October 17th, 2013, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital at the age of 72. He is survived by his wife Sue, children Glenn (Janet) of Dundas, Lori of St. Thomas and Colleen (Dave) of Kitchener and step-children Jeff (Sheri) Smith and …

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Williams, Hazel Rosella (Ormerod)

Williams, Hazel Rosella (Ormerod)  of St. Thomas, passed away on Tuesday, October 15th, 2013,  at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Donald B. Williams (June 2008) and dearly loved mother of Robert  and his wife Betty Ann Williams of Dryden,Ont.,  late Paul Williams …

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Lortie, Louis “Arthur”

Lortie, Louis “Arthur” of St. Thomas, passed away suddenly, at his late residence, on Thursday, October 17th, 2013, in his 83rd year. Dearly loved husband of Lynda Marie  Lortie and loved father of Judith Brown and her husband Scot of Windsor. Arthur was born in Toronto on June 5th, 1931, the …

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Lortie, Louis “Arthur”

Lortie, Louis “Arthur” of St. Thomas, passed away suddenly, at his late residence, on Thursday, October 17th, 2013, in his 83rd year. Dearly loved husband of Lynda Marie  Lortie and loved father of Judith Brown and her husband Scot of Windsor. Arthur was born in Toronto on June 5th, 1931, the …

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HARTFORD – Dennis William

HARTFORD – Dennis William passed away peacefully with his family, brother and sisters by his side at Victoria Hospital Oncology Unit – London, in his 56th year, on October 16, 2013.  He was born in St. Thomas, Ontario on July 10, 1958, the son of Orland and the late Shirley Hartford (Jan. …

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Magoon, Kenneth Wayne

Magoon, Kenneth Wayne of Aylmer and formerly London passed away at St.Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday October 16, 2013 in his 67th year. Beloved husband of Christine (Jillard) Magoon. Loving dad of Kelvin Magoon (Heather) of Rockwood. Loving step-father of Brent Daniel (Sandy) and Stacey DeLeebeeck (Jaret). Loved by …

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Domestic Disturbance

A 58 year old St. Thomas man finds himself in jail for breaching his recognizance and assault. At approximately 11:00am on October 14, 2013 he and his 59 year old common-law partner began arguing. Physical and verbal assaults occurred over a 14 hour time period. The victim fled to a …

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Jamieson, Lacey May

Jamieson, Lacey May of St. Thomas, passed away suddenly on Sunday, October 13th, 2013, at the L.H.S.C. (Victoria Campus), surrounded by her loving family, at the age of 16. Dearly loved daughter of Diana May (Dinkel) and Douglas Ian Jamieson. Loved sister of Virginia and Jimmy. Dear granddaughter of Maybelle Hossack …

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Coffen, Dennis

Coffen, Dennis of St. Thomas, passed away on Monday, October 14, 2013, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 91st year. Dear friend of Roxy Hayes and loved father of the late Carol Smith and her husband Roy Smith of St. Thomas. Dear brother of the late Rupert Coffen and …

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Drop off scrap tires and help a local school

29 Shops CAA repair shops in Southern Ontario are competing in the RecycleDrive. The competition is running from the 15th of October until the 30th. The shop that collects the most can win $20,000 landscaping and play products made out of recycled tires for a school. Auto Guys have teamed …

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Stolen John Deere Tractor

Sometime over the Thanksgiving weekend a $40,000 John Deere Tractor 7210 went missing from a local business. It was equipped with plows on the front and rear. Anyone with information pertaining to this incident is asked to call police or Crime Stoppers. Operation Impact The statistics are in for the …

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Police tasered man with swords

On October 10, 2013 at approximately 2:40pm Police were called to a Rosethorn residence after a domestic disturbance had taken place. A 51 year old St. Thomas man was waiting in the garage for police wielding two swords. Police tried to deescalate the situation but were unable to calm the …

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MEATHRELL, Mrs. Margaret (nee Howe)

MEATHRELL, Mrs. Margaret (nee Howe), of Caressant Care on Bonnie Place, formerly of Hughes St., St. Thomas, passed away at her residence on Saturday, October 12, 2013, in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Donald P. Meathrell (1999). Dearly loved mother of Karen Barr (John) of Guelph, Kim …

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