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May we present…

After years of planning, studying, interviewing and surveying, the plans for the Revitalized St. Thomas Public Library have been revealed and it is with pleasure that we are making them available for viewing and comments.  They are now on display on t...

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Paws for thought….

The St. Thomas Blog and Stained Glass Artist Jason Turner are teaming up  to raise funds for The Caring Pet Cupboard. There is a  need in our community to help those that might occasionally require help providing the necessities for their pets, be it a bag of dog or cat …

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Bring FIREBREATHER to St.Thomas

Want an amazing piece of automotive excitement to come to St.Thomas? The organizers of  “Bridging the Gap”–Tuners and Classics Car show are hoping that the FIREBREATHER Camero will consider a stop right here in St.Thomas for their show Sept 24. Let’s show them our support in this endeavor and let …

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Add JACs Detailing as a friend on facebook to win

If you have a facebook profile and want to know more about JACs Detailing, just look them up. And while you are there, tell Jay (in 20 words or less) why you deserve a full detail package free of charge for your car! This includes interior shampoo, clean all plastics, …

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Sara Westbrook–My Voice Your Choice–Jan 25 2011

Sara shares her experiences and understanding once again in her “MY VOICE YOUR CHOICE” colum Today she explores self confidence issues in her VLOG believe it’s possible for you to be confident  Hey Everyone!!! ‘my voice your choice’ is all about keeping a conversation going on the life issues we …

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FYI…Elgin Court PTA fundraiser at Wendy’s St.Thomas

Eat at Wendy’s in St. Thomas from 4:30-7:30 on Tuesday January 25th and help raise money for Elgin Court Public School PTA. Don’t forget to invite everyone you know. Dine in, Take away, Drive Through and Gift Certificate purchases all count. If you were going to eat out any way….make …

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FYI…Elgin Court PTA fundraiser at Wendy's St.Thomas

Eat at Wendy’s in St. Thomas from 4:30-7:30 on Tuesday January 25th and help raise money for Elgin Court Public School PTA. Don’t forget to invite everyone you know. Dine in, Take away, Drive Through and Gift Certificate purchases all count. If you were going to eat out any way….make …

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A friend in need…

One of our blog readers contacted me with a bit of a dilemma. They have a gently used (non brand name)  queen box spring and mattress set taking up valuable space in their basement. They would like to make sure that the mattress goes to someone who needs it. They …

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One good deed, deserves another.

The one great thing I have discovered since starting the blog is how helpful people in St.Thomas can be. I didn’t ask for this sign to be made up, in fact is was quite a pleasant surprise! Jay, the owner (and just about everything else) at JAC‘s Detailing (jacsdetailing.com) took …

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The St.Thomas Superjam

St.Thomas SuperJam Featuring members of Dave’s Not Here The Wrecks Kickback Silas 120 and the fighting 68’s SuckerPunchd’ Within Bernie’s Junction 420 and change Soul Screamers The Jamie King Band Damn Pigeon AND MORE!!! Should be a great night out Its not often you get this much amazing talent all …

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Urgently looking for homes for older cats.

Animal Aide is urgently looking for homes to place a number of older cats. I have an URGENT need to find homes for three older cats. Two are Animal Aide cats (one male, one female) who are currently at Elgin Animal Hospital. They are fully vetted, but 15 years old …

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Find Buddah a home

(not our actual fish…but like him) We have a rather large plecostomus (You know those sucky faced fish) named Buddha. Buddha has grown from about an inch long when we got him to about 8″ to 10″ long now. We feel our tank is too small for him, and due …

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Catering by James Meadows.

If you get “The St.Thomas Times Journal” and check out the front page, there you will get a look at St.Thomas‘ hottest catering company Catering by James Meadows We had the chance to meet James and his wife (and boss)  Mary when they came to us looking to find out …

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Caring Pet Cupboard

The Caring Pet Cupboard is a newly established system for helping people and their pets. The St. Thomas Dog Owners Association and the St. Thomas Caring Cupboard Food Bank are working together to increase donations of pet food to the Caring Cupboard. BFI Canada donated large blue bins and they …

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Things can only get better…

Its the worst day of the year…statistically According to a press release by a mental health charity, the formula is: where weather=W, debt=d, time since Christmas=T, time since failing our new year’s resolutions=Q, low motivational levels=M and the feeling of a need to take action=Na ‘D’ is not defined in …

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Get Me to the Bridal Expo on Time-Coming Sunday

The Canada Southern Railway Station is hosting its first annual Bridal Expo featuring various local vendors from a variety of backgrounds. Sunday, January 16, 2011 · 1:00pm – 4:00pm Canada Southern Railway Station 750 Talbot Street Saint Thomas, ON There will be no advance ticket sales, only tickets at the …

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Bissell MVP Photo Contest

You can vote once a day everyday until January 18th!!!! Please visit the link below to vote for Rocky!! Enter Entrant # 632 and it will bring up Rocky Boo! That is the only way a vote is counted. It’s very easy…simply register, then vote – ta da! You can …

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Girls night out TAKE TWO!!!…Feb 4

Animal Aide is hosting another fun & fabulous Ladies Night on Friday, February 4, 2011.  7:00pm-11:00pm Royal Canadian Legion 24 John St. Saint Thomas, ON Our previous one was a wonderful success – roughly 80 tickets sold and over $1,300 raised for the shelter! Our goal is to make this …

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Opening Soon…The Station Master Restaurant

OPENING FRIDAY JANUARY 14, 2011 The much anticipated  Station Master Restaurant is opening its doors tomorrow, Friday January 14. A Family style restaurant serving a wide variety of food. They offer an ALL YOU CAN EAT buffet from Thursday-Sunday– $14.99 as well as an amazing la carte menu. Very reasonable prices. …

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