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.

Vandalism at Pinafore Park

Vandals covered the new band shell with graffiti overnight between August 21 and August 22, 2013. Police attended Pinafore Park yesterday after receiving a call from Catharine Spratley from Parks and Recreation who indicated that unknown person(s) had spray painted the band shell sometime throughout the night. St. Thomas Police …

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Vandalism at Pinafore Park

Vandals covered the new band shell with graffiti overnight between August 21 and August 22, 2013. Police attended Pinafore Park yesterday after receiving a call from Catharine Spratley from Parks and Recreation who indicated that unknown person(s) had spray painted the band shell sometime throughout the night. St. Thomas Police …

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Wake up Maggie

Pretty Girl Maggie is a 5 1/2 year old Shih Tzu mix. she is a good size and longer and taller than a normal size Shih Tzu. she needs to get some exercise to loose some weight also. Poor Maggie lost her family as they could no longer keep her. …

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What is Your Health Plan for Fall?

  Hi , We had an amazing time at the Take Back Your Health This Autumn Workshop on Monday! I helped 13 very focused ladies get focused on their health goals and get inspired to take the next step to healthier and happier! Today’s feature article is a great reminder that …

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Allergy Alert – Undeclared milk in certain Hometown and Genuine Bakery Deli & Catering brands of bread products

Recall / advisory date: August 22, 2013 Reason for recall / advisory: Allergen – Milk Hazard classification: Class 1 Company / Firm: Genuine Bakery & Catering Distribution: Ontario Extent of the distribution: Retail Advisory details Ottawa, August 22, 2013 – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Genuine Bakery & …

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Allergy Alert – Undeclared milk in certain Hometown and Genuine Bakery Deli & Catering brands of bread products

Recall / advisory date: August 22, 2013 Reason for recall / advisory: Allergen – Milk Hazard classification: Class 1 Company / Firm: Genuine Bakery & Catering Distribution: Ontario Extent of the distribution: Retail Advisory details Ottawa, August 22, 2013 – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Genuine Bakery & …

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McNEA, Mrs. Ethel M. (nee Smith)

McNEA, Mrs. Ethel M. (nee Smith), of Chateau Gardens, Aylmer, formerly of Metcalfe Gardens, St. Thomas, passed into peace at her residence on Thursday, August 22, 2013, in her 94th year. Wife of the late Alvin A. “Al” McNea (1976). Mother of Wanda McNea and her partner Barbara Loynes of Kanata. Sister of …

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Oellinger, Eric of Aylmer

Oellinger, Eric of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 in his 63rd year. Beloved husband of Maria (Rieger) Oellinger. Loving father of Stefan Oellinger of New Jersey. Dear brother of Eveline Aschauer and husband Johann of Austria. Also survived by a brother-in-law …

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Potasse, John of Aylmer

Potasse, John of Aylmer and formerly of Tillsonburg passed away at Chateau Gardens on Thursday, August 22, 2013 in his 82nd year. Beloved husband of Diny Potasse. Dear father of Eric Potasse(Shelley Stock) of London, Robin Potasse(Paulette Blondin) of St. Thomas and Michael Potasse(Anna Soos) of Montreal. Came to Canada …

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SMITH, Mrs. Patricia (nee Brown)

SMITH, Mrs. Patricia (nee Brown), of the Valleyview Home, St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, August 20, 2013, in her 76th year.  Beloved wife of John Smith.  Dearly loved mother of John Smith (Robin), and Brian Smith (Julie), all of St. Thomas, Tony …

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SMITH, Mrs. Patricia (nee Brown)

SMITH, Mrs. Patricia (nee Brown), of the Valleyview Home, St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, August 20, 2013, in her 76th year.  Beloved wife of John Smith.  Dearly loved mother of John Smith (Robin), and Brian Smith (Julie), all of St. Thomas, Tony …

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Van Gurp, Janna “Jane” (nee Helder) of Yorke Line, Belmont

Van Gurp, Janna “Jane” (nee Helder) of Yorke Line, Belmont “Our infinitely great and gracious Lord, in His appointed time has taken to Himself, Jane Van Gurp on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at London Heath Science Centre, University Hospital in her 77th year.” Beloved wife of Harry Van Gurp. Loving …

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Van Gurp, Janna "Jane" (nee Helder) of Yorke Line, Belmont

Van Gurp, Janna “Jane” (nee Helder) of Yorke Line, Belmont “Our infinitely great and gracious Lord, in His appointed time has taken to Himself, Jane Van Gurp on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at London Heath Science Centre, University Hospital in her 77th year.” Beloved wife of Harry Van Gurp. Loving …

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Van Gurp, Janna "Jane" (nee Helder) of Yorke Line, Belmont

Van Gurp, Janna “Jane” (nee Helder) of Yorke Line, Belmont “Our infinitely great and gracious Lord, in His appointed time has taken to Himself, Jane Van Gurp on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at London Heath Science Centre, University Hospital in her 77th year.” Beloved wife of Harry Van Gurp. Loving …

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Hamm, Diedrich (Richard) of Aylmer

Hamm, Diedrich (Richard) of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 in his 73rd year. Beloved husband of 55 years of Elisabeth (Klassen) Hamm. Dear father of Isaac (Kathy) of Three Hills Alberta, Henry of Coaldale Alberta, Dick (Marianne) of Springfield, Helen Fehr …

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BAILEY – Gary William of St. Thomas

BAILEY – Gary William of St. Thomas passed away after a courageous battle, on Monday, August 19, 2013 at the age of 67. Beloved husband of Brenda for 50 years. Gary is survived by children Greg (Jaime) Bailey, Steve (Wendy) Bailey and Dan (Michaell) Bailey; grandchildren Sarah Bailey, Jenifer Bailey, …

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John P. Friesen of Aylmer

It is with great sadness that his loving family announces the passing of John P. Friesen of Aylmer, in his 67th year. On Saturday, August 17th 2013, peacefully in his home, and surrounded by the love of his family, John made the journey to be with the Lord. Beloved husband …

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Dispute on First Ave

Continuous assaults over a 24 hour period resulted in a 46 year old St. Thomas man being arrested for Assault X2 and Choking. Two friends became involved in a heated argument beginning on August 18, 2013 over missing narcotics which turned physical. The 49 year old victim suffered only minor …

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Renner- Mary Adele (Moser)

Renner- Mary Adele (Moser) passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday August 18, 2013 at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Leo William Renner. Loving mother of Leo A. Renner (Colleen), Laura Creces (Gus), Mary Catherine Liebregts (Joe) and Stephanie Pollard …

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Renner- Mary Adele (Moser)

Renner- Mary Adele (Moser) passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday August 18, 2013 at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Leo William Renner. Loving mother of Leo A. Renner (Colleen), Laura Creces (Gus), Mary Catherine Liebregts (Joe) and Stephanie Pollard …

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