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Over $6,000 raised for Animal Aide St. Thomas – Elgin!

St. Thomas, ON — A Tatts for Cats fundraiser by Lady Unlucky Tattoo of St. Thomas has netted Animal Aide of St. Thomas-Elgin over $6,000 in donations. The money was raised through a combination of events including two tattoo days, a raffle draw, and the sale of custom prints. As …

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Library Launches Lending Kiosk

St. Thomas Public Library, September 6, 2016 – St. Thomas Public Library is happy to announce that on Wednesday September 21st at 11am, it will launch a brand new service in the Elgin Mall – a Library Lending Kiosk! The new kiosk works like a vending machine, but instead of …

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Skirtschak, Thomas “Tom”

Skirtschak-Thomas “Tom” of Mitchell, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, September 4th, 2016, at his late residence at the age of 61. Dearly loved father of Aaron Skirtschak of St. Thomas, Melissa Skirtschak (Josh MacDougald) of Dublin and Emily Steele (Damian) of Red Deer, Alberta. Loved son of Wilma (Fritsch) Skirtschak …

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Media Release Update – Billy Hiebert

Billy Hiebert was reported missing on August 30, 2016. An extensive search resulted in Mr. Hiebert being located on September 2nd. The St. Thomas Police have completed their investigation and determined that the disappearance was not suspicious. We will not be releasing any further details. The family of Billy Hiebert …

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Stranger Library Things

Stranger Things! This show is everything. The eight episode Netflix series has made many of our lives complete this summer as we soaked it in, and then left a void in our hearts as black and empty as the Upside Down when we finished watching the last episode. This emotional …

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DeKraker, Ann

DeKraker, Ann of Lyons went to be with her Lord and Saviour at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 in her 79th year. Beloved wife of 59 years of Bob DeKraker. Dear mother of Marianne VanGoor(Martin) of Guelph, Teresa Verkley(Jeff) of Huntsville, Peter DeKraker(Sherry) of Lyons, …

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Kerhoulas, Norma

Kerhoulas – Norma of Terrace Lodge, Aylmer and formerly of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at her late residence on Tuesday, April 5th, 2016, in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of the late George Peter Kerhoulas and dearly loved mother of Deb (Kerhoulas) Earnshaw, Dan Kerhoulas, Kathy Kerhoulas of St.Thomas …

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Vint, Elsie Dorothy Lorene “Rene”

Vint-Elsie Dorothy Lorene “Rene” of St. Thomas, passed away on Tuesday, April 5th, 2016, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 77. Beloved husband of the late James Vint (1999) and dearly loved mother of Sharon Austin, Jon-Paul Vint and the late Karon Vint (2001).Loved grandmother of …

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McManus, Bernadette (Byrne)

McManus – Bernadette (Byrne) of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, Tuesday, April 4th, 2016, in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late Edward Joseph McManus (2005) and dearly loved mother of John McManus of St. Thomas, Maureen Dodd and her husband James of …

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Coville, Gregary A. “Greg”

COVILLE, Gregary A. “Greg”, of St. Thomas, passed away at LHSC, University Hospital, London on Saturday, April 2, 2016, in his 55th year.  Greg was born in St. Thomas on June 21, 1961.  He was the son of the late Gary A. “Porky” Coville (1997) and the late Wietske “Marilyn” …

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Blaxall, Jack

Blaxall- Jack of St. Thomas passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Monday, April 4, 2016 at the age of 89. Beloved husband of the late Thelma (Westlake) Blaxall (1999). Loving father of Jim and Sharon Blaxall of St. Thomas, Rick and Jan Blaxall of London, Deb …

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We can help you go green

It’s Earth Day, time to reflect on our lives and habits and see if we can change something for the better. Change doesn’t have to be big to have impact. If you’re not sure how to be more green but you want to try, here are some resources that can help. Just click on a title to check for availability!

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