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Zellas, Eva (Bartlett)

Zellas – Eva (Bartlett) of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Monday, March 7th, 2016, in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Charles “Charlie” Zellas (1995) and dearly loved mother of Marion Willshire and her husband Edward of Union, the lateRonald Zellas …

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Burrows, O. Bruce

BURROWS, O. Bruce, of St. Thomas, passed away at his residence on Sunday, March 6, 2016, in his 91st year.  Husband and beloved friend of Shirley (nee Simpson) Burrows.  Dearly loved father of Karen Huggett (Kenneth), and Steven Burrows, all of St. Thomas, Timothy Burrows (Carrie) of Florida, and the …

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The Studio is OPENING!

St. Thomas Public Library’s very own recording studio is opening its doors on THURSDAY MARCH 31st! A project in the making for the past six months…. St. Thomas Public Library is excited to finally launch ‘The Studio’, a fully-functional audio/video production suite equipped with state-of-the-art recording and editing hardware and …

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Susie, queue up to love her

Where do we start??? If you are looking for a quiet sweet gentle gorgeous hound…Susie is the girl for you. She is only 9 years old, still lots of loving to give. She walks awesome on the leash and is very polite to the other dogs and cats in the …

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Mental Health Patients Suffer Under Rationing Of Health Care Dollars

QUEEN’S PARK – This morning Ontario PC Health Critic Jeff Yurek (MPP Elgin-Middlesex-London) questioned the Liberal government on the impact of rationing health care on mental health patients. “Minister, your government’s rationing of healthcare has created a crisis in Ontario. Last week in London, 22 mental health patients were left waiting …

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Luckas, Cacilia

Luckas, Cacilia Maria of Aylmer passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice, London on Sunday, June 21, 2015 in her 83rd year. Beloved wife of Gerhard Luckas. Dear mother of Roland Luckas and wife Linda, Konrad Luckas, Dorothy Ferguson, Monica Themlitz and husband Rainer and the late Josef Luckas(2005). Loving …

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McArthur, Larry Irwin

McArthur-Larry Irwin of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 20th, 2015, at the L.H.S.C., in his 64th year. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Beverly (Doan) McArthur and loved father of Darryl McArthur (Andrea) of Indiana and Amy Else (Andrew) of St. Thomas. Cherished grandpa of Hannah, …

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Guilbault, Archie Henry Jack

Guilbault-Archie Henry Jack of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 20th, 2015, at his late residence, in his 87th year. Dearly loved husband of Mary Jane (McKnight) Guilbault and loved father of Denise, Linda, Diane, Jeanne, Archie and Jeff. Loved brother of Dona “James”, Rita, Jackie and Roger, …

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Beal, A. James “Jim”

Beal-A. James “Jim” of Caressant Care Home, St. Thomas, passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 20th, 2015, at his late residence, in his 71st year. Dearly loved husband of Cathy (Solinger) Beal and loved father of Jamie Beal (Kim) of Aylmer and Tyler Beal (Amy) of St. Thomas. Dear brother …

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Fisher, Charles A. “Charlie”

Fisher-Charles A. “Charlie” of Valleyview Home, St. Thomas and formerly of Terrace Lodge, Aylmer, passed away on Saturday, June 20th, 2015, in his 87th year. Dearly loved husband Marilyn Doreen (Mercer) Fisher and dear father of Karen Ann Fisher of P.E.I.  and Chris Bradley Fisher (Rose) of London. Dear brother …

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Helder, Margaret

Helder, Margaret of RR1, Aylmer passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home on Sunday, June 21, 2015 in her 75th year. Beloved wife of Toney Helder. Dear mother of Allen Helder and wife Christine of RR1, Aylmer and Frank Helder and wife Lisa of Mossley. Loving grandmother of …

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Heat Alert Issued For Elgin County

Elgin County – the Acting Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Franklin Warsh, has issued the fifth HEAT ALERT in 2012 for Elgin County. Based on the predicted forecast by Environment Canada humidex levels will likely climb beginning Sunday with readings reaching into the low forties. It is predicted that the …

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