Announcements

Win a Photoshoot with local photographer Mike Whitman!

  Local Photographer Mike Whitman is offering a facebook competition to win a free photo shoot. Here are some of the details, connect with mike on facebook to find out more.   Looking for a free shoot? E-mail a photo to mikewhitmanphotography@gmail.com Photos will be accepted until Friday April 15 …

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He goes YARD!!! And other requests and thoughts

G’day sports! The snow has finally left, baseball is on the television and it is nearly the season of YARD SALES! Yard sales are fun, frequent but often fruitless. You can spend the whole morning not seeing anything you want and then in the space of ten minutes bankrupt yourself …

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1500 Facebook Friends!!!

So no one told you life was gonna be this way Your jobs a joke, you’re broke, your love life’s D.O.A. It’s like you’re always stuck in second gear And it hasn’t been your day, your week, your month, or even your year but.. I’ll be there for you When …

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Video of the Day yay yay yay – To Tell – Safe To Say

We were pointed in the direction of To Tell by Suzanne Edwards who pointed out he was from London, Ontario! Zach Havens IS To Tell and the video of Safe To Say is equally pop/cute/silly/fun. It also gets into your head and doesn’t leave until the lawyer shows up with …

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Perfect Day – Video of the Daysssss

Lou Reed penned Perfect Day for the Transformer album which was released in 1972. It gained a new fame for being featured in the movie Trainspotting in 1996. In 1997 the BBC (British Broadcasting Company) created a version with various artists to promote the unique way they are funded (license …

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Wish me luck!

  Today I am making my television debut on INSIDE ELGIN with Mike Vecchio… please…please…save your adoration.  I will be at the Roadhouse for an autograph signing after the show. ( In case you aren’t overly familiar with me…I am joking…well not about going to the Roadhouse, but that I …

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More writers!

We are firm believes that everyone has a story to tell, and while some may have more interesting or exciting stories, they are stories all the same. We like to help people get their stories out. Several have taken up our offers and allowed us to re-post their writings. Two …

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New Video of the day!

“Double Rainbow” or “Giant Double Rainbow” is the common name of a viral video uploaded by YouTube user Hungrybear9562 where he declares his awe and wonder for a rare “double rainbow.” He eventually starts to cry because he is so struck by its radiance and vividness.

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Video of the day(s)

A new feature on the Blog is the opportunity to show videos.  We started off, quite naturally, with one from our home town rock star to be, Deni Gauthier. Today, we unveil our new video of the day(s). This video has been around since 2008 and yet is still both …

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This is NOT our lawn…

  This is not our lawn, it is not even close! our lawn is mossy in some areas, dry in others, sparse under the tree, and well it could probably use a new coat of green paint because I am not too sure what you would call the colour that …

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Fawn Pug has returned home!!

Remember that fawn pug who went walkabout? Well he has been returned home, but he didn’t send any postcards so we don’t know where he was but we can assume he has a nice vacation! I don’t have much to say so here is some more information about pugs. The …

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Announcing The Daily

If you are anything like me, your favourite part of the morning, eating bacon, watching sports highlights, and reading the funnies in the paper. OK, I don’t really read the paper, I tend to read the funnies online but anyway, that is besides the point! Wouldn’t it be nice if …

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Open For Business…

  The St.Thomas Blog is pleased to announce we will soon be opening a downtown office at 669 Talbot Street (The Century 21 Building). We are hoping that this will give us an opportunity to be more accessible to the community and other groups and organizations. Nothing will change in …

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When is a goat not a goat?

When it’s an April Fool!! I know, it was obvious but I hope it brought a smile to your face! It did mine. A fainting goat is a breed of domestic goat whose muscles freeze for roughly 10 seconds when the goat is startled. Though painless, this generally results in …

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Working on it!

Well, we made some changes to the Blog, updating the paint job and tidying up a little but….. we are still unhappy as to it’s look. The website still isn’t working correctly and we are very disappointed that it isn’t as perfect as we want it to. So, in the …

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It must be puppy love…

  Another local dog has run off…I think it might be the scent of the she-pups distracting these poor dogs! Spring IS in the air. This time, a 4 month old black lab has runaway. He was on Laing BLVD off of Edward street. This is Day 2 since we …

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World's Apart

    UPDATE: The video is now available for all to see!!! http://www.youtube.com/user/denigauthierdotcom   “Worlds Apart” – St. Thomas, ON Musician Uses His Talent to Raise Money for Japan Relief ST. THOMAS, ONTARIO (March 29, 2011) – St. Thomas musician Deni Gauthier has been playing music for years. He has …

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