Tag Archives: Elgin County

Concrete Finisher

JOB ID #: #3041AL LOCATION: Elgin County, London and surrounding areas JOB DESCRIPTION: Looking to hire, full-time, motivated individual who can work with minimal supervision JOB QUALIFICATIONS: • Must have concrete forming, screeting and finishing experience • Must have valid driver’s licence and own transportation • Mainly outdoor projects, so …

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Bald Eagles in Elgin County

They’re back. I can tell by the line of cars parked along the busy country road. If there are several vehicles parked, but spaced out along the road, there may be one or two big, long cameras pointing out a car window. If there is a cluster of cars parked …

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FACS Elgin Announces New Executive Director Derrick Drouillard

PRESS RELEASE-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Family & Children’s Services of St. Thomas and Elgin Appoints New Executive Director March 15, 2016 The Board of Directors of Family and Children’s Services of St. Thomas and Elgin County is delighted to announce the appointment of Derrick Drouillard as Executive Director effective June 20, …

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Elgin Federation of Agriculture celebrates Elgin County with Awards Ceremony Open House

ELGIN COUNTY ¬— Join us Saturday, March 28, 2015 as we hold an open house to honour those who strive to make a difference in agriculture in Elgin County. The Elgin Federation of Agriculture (EFA) is proud to induct long-time area farmer Ken Monteith into the Agricultural Hall of Fame, …

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2015 Betty Want Scholarship Application Now Available For Graduating Elgin County High School Students

Applications for this year’s Betty Want scholarship are now available online, through Elgin-St. Thomas United Way’s website www.stthomasunitedway.ca, on the bottom of the right hand side of the page or by calling the office at 519-631-3171. There is one $1,000 scholarship available for an Elgin County high school student graduating …

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Cold Weather Alert for Elgin County

Monday January 12, 2015 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Elgin County – On the heels of ending 2015’s 1st Cold Weather Alert on January 11th , the Acting Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Joyce Lock, has issued its second COLD WEATHER ALERT for 2015 in Elgin County following Environment Canada’s forecast …

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Cold Weather Alert Issued For Elgin County

Monday January 5, 2015 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Elgin County – The Acting Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Joyce Lock, has issued its first COLD WEATHER ALERT for 2015 in Elgin County following Environment Canada’s forecast wind chill of -26° C today. Daily temperatures are expected to fluctuate and be …

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van Kasteren, Andre

van Kasteren, Andre of Aylmer passed away peacefully at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 in his 83rd year. Beloved husband of Lotty (Peltenburg) vanKasteren. Dear father of Roy vanKasteren and wife Mary Jane of Lucan, Jack vanKasteren and wife Kathy of Aylmer, Mary-Lou Jones and …

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St. Thomas – Elgin Local Immigration Partnership launches Newcomer Champion Awards

St. Thomas, Ontario – The St. Thomas-Elgin Local Immigration Partnership (STELIP) is pleased to announce the first Newcomer Champion Awards, launched at the 3rd Annual Walk With Me 2014 Event last Wednesday, September 24th at St. Thomas Senior Centre.  The Newcomer Champion Awards initiative supports the building of prosperous, vibrant …

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Federal Government Supports Victims Week Event in St. Thomas

Victims Week follows historic introduction of legislation to create aCanadian Victims Bill of Rights Representatives of Joe Preston, Member of Parliament and Member of Provincial Parliament Jeff Yurek attended a local community event for the ninth annual National Victims of Crime Awareness Week (Victims Week). Victims Week 2014 is being …

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Cold Weather Alert

Wednesday March 12, 2014 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Elgin County – The Acting Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Franklin Warsh, has issued a COLD WEATHER ALERT for Elgin County based on the Environment Canada forecast of temperatures dipping to a low of -16° C tonight. The day time temperature for …

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Cold Weather Alert Issued For Elgin County

Sunday March 2, 2014 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Elgin County – The Acting Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Franklin Warsh, has issued a COLD WEATHER ALERT for Elgin County based on the Environment Canada issuance of Wind chill warnings of below -30 ° C for Elgin County where the ambient …

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9th Annual Breakfast Presented by Violence Against Women, Services Elgin County

For immediate release October 31, 2013 “We are thrilled to announce that Dr. Samantha Nutt – Founder and Executive Director of War Child North America is our guest speaker for our 9th annual community breakfast on Thursday November 7th” notes Andrea Quenneville Chair of the Board of Directors for Violence …

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Public Flu Clinics for St Thomas & Elgin County

Public Health offers free flu vaccine clinics in communities throughout Elgin County. Want to speed up the registration process? Download, print and complete ESTPH’s Flu Vaccine Consent Form. Clinics will be held: October 19, St Thomas, Eastwood Fellowship Baptist Church, 9:00 am -2:00 pm October 24, St Thomas, St Thomas Seniors …

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Public Flu Clinics for St Thomas & Elgin County

Public Health offers free flu vaccine clinics in communities throughout Elgin County. Want to speed up the registration process? Download, print and complete ESTPH’s Flu Vaccine Consent Form. Clinics will be held: October 19, St Thomas, Eastwood Fellowship Baptist Church, 9:00 am -2:00 pm October 24, St Thomas, St Thomas Seniors …

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Prendergast, Joseph Gerard of Aylmer

Prendergast, Joseph Gerard of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Monday, September 23, 2013 in his 91st year. Beloved husband of Pauline (Zimmer) Prendergast. Dear father of Sharon Prendergast-O’Neill (Michael), Donald Prendergast (Elizabeth), Mary Jane Prendergast, Peter Prendergast, Judy Savill (John) and Helen Jewell (Wayne). Cherished …

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Government of Canada Helps Elgin-Middlesex-London Attract International Investment to Secure Jobs, Growth and Prosperity

September 20, 2013 MP Joe Preston, on behalf of the Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, today announced that the County of Elgin will receive $22,500 from the Government of Canada to attract, retain and expand foreign direct investment. “This organization plays an important role in identifying and attracting …

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Heat Alert Issued for Elgin County

Date: September 10, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Elgin County – the Acting Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Franklin Warsh, has issued a HEAT ALERT for Elgin County. Based on the predicted forecast by Environment Canada temperatures are expected to climb into the thirties resulting in humidex readings in the low …

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Disturbance leads to arrest

A 26 year old Iona man finds himself in custody after threatening to kill a 28 year old St. Thomas man over personal property. The male showed up at the victim’s residence shortly before 9:00pm on September 2, 2013. He was wielding a 2×2 piece of wood as a weapon …

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Severe Thunderstorm watch for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

Risk of severe thunderstorms this afternoon. This is an alert to the potential development of severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging winds or heavy rainfall..Monitor weather conditions and listen for updated bulletins. Details An area of thunderstorms is approaching the regions from the northwest. These storms will be capable of …

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