Tag Archives: Elgin

Huisman, Alida “Ellie” (nee Dudink) of Aylmer

Huisman, Alida “Ellie” (nee Dudink) of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Saturday, June 29, 2013 in her 84th year. Beloved wife of 61 years of Ted Huisman. Loving mother of Gary Huisman(Marg) of St. Thomas, Kathy Lennon(David) of Atlanta Georgia, Brenda McCluskie(Jim) of St. Thomas, …

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Man Found Unconscious on Sidewalk

On June 27, 2013, several people, including the two accused males and the victim, were drinking on the front porch of an Alma Street residence in St. Thomas. An argument erupted and the victim was beaten severely at the residence. The victim was dragged down the sidewalk approximately 38 metres, …

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Snowbirds to Visit STEGH Patients

St. Thomas, ON – Patients at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital will have an  opportunity to meet several members of the Canadian Forces Snowbirds team on Friday June 28, 2013. The Snowbirds will be spending time with patients in the Complex Continuing Care area and children in the paediatric …

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Van Loy, Edna May of Vienna

Van Loy, Edna May of Vienna passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 in her 72nd year. Beloved wife Leo Van Loy. Dear mother of Victor Van Loy and wife Margaret of Eden and Peter Van Loy and wife Katie of London. Loving grandmother …

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Motor Vehicle Collision

At approximately 2:16pm on Tuesday June 18, 2013 Police responded to a motor vehicle collision involving 3 vehicles near Talbot St and Woodworth Ave. The driver responsible had been eating, and dropped food on the floor, when her vehicle rear ended the vehicle in front causing that one to strike …

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Construction Advisory Notice – 2013 Sidewalk Replacement Program Elm Street, Aldborough Avenue, Old Talbot Street and Elysian Street

03/06/2013 The City’s Contractor will be commencing construction on the following project: 2013 Sidewalk Replacement Program Elm Street (South Side) – St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital Entrance to Wood Street tentatively on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 (weather permitting) and the anticipated completion date is Thursday, June 6, 2013. Aldborough Avenue …

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Helllloooooo June! – The Horton Farmers Market

Dear Mother Nature: Please make up your mind :)  Let’s hope with the official beginning of June we’ve seen the last the FROST warnings – I mean, what’s with that? Last week had so many of our farmer friends panicking to protect precious crops of produce. Personally, I lost a …

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Motor Vehicle Collision

A 53 year old St. Thomas man was sent to the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital for observations following a single Motor Vehicle Collision on Wilson Ave yesterday. His vehicle was Northbound on Wilson Ave when it entered the median and struck a tree. This incident is still under investigation.

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Child struck by car

Just before lunch hour on Monday May 13, 2013 a 2 year old child was struck by a vehicle after stepping out into traffic from behind a parked car on Centre St. The child suffered a broken leg and was transported to St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital for observation. There …

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STEGH Celebrates Nursing Week May 6-12

Highlights Include STOP! Clean Your Hands Day, and STEGH’s First Mental Health Day St. Thomas, ON – Nursing Week 2013 takes place May 6-12, honouring the effort and dedication of nurses to the ever evolving health-care system. National Nurses Week, was chosen around Florence Nightingale’s May 12th birthday and today, …

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New Parking System and Flat Rate Fees at STEGH Means Easier Access for Patients and Visitors

St. Thomas, ON – St Thomas Elgin General Hospital (STEGH) is updating the parking system, eliminating the need for tickets, and switching to flat rate fees for all patient and visitor lots. This change will be complete by April 30th. Lot Current Rate New Rate East Incremental to max of …

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Two 20 yr old males charged with Aggravated Assault

On the 21st of April 2013 at shortly after midnight St. Thomas Police officers attended the Elgin General Hospital after receiving a report of an adult male seeking medical treatment for a stab wound. Investigation by police has revealed a physical altercation occurred between several males. This altercation took place …

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St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital Comments on CBC’s The Fifth Estate and new Rate My Hospital Resource

On April 10th, CBC launched a new resource called Rate My Hospital, and The Fifth Estate airs a program covering this on Friday, April 12 at 9 PM. (CBC TV). CBC’s The Fifth Estate host Mark Kelley, and CBC film crew visited St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital (STEGH) in March …

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Obituaries – 31st March 2013

TULL: Noreen M. (Aitken) of Caressant Care Home, St. Thomas Posted: 31 Mar 2013 06:57 AM PDT Tull- Noreen M. (Aitken) of Caressant Care Home, St. Thomas passed away on Saturday March 30, 2013 at the St. Thomas–Elgin General Hospital in her 88th year. Beloved wife of the late Frederick …

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Elgin St. Thomas Public Health – Elevated Levels of Bacteria in Road Side Ditches

St. Thomas, March 27, 2013 – Elgin St. Thomas Public Health reminds people to avoid direct contact with surface water in road side ditches and other low lying areas as it may contain bacteria, viruses and parasites. Staff of the Municipality of Central Elgin have been carrying out laboratory testing of water …

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MPP Jeff Yurek Signs Pledge To Stop The Trades Tax

February 14th, 2013 by Community Office St. Thomas, ON – Jeff Yurek, MPP for Elgin-Middlesex-London has joined the fight to stop a Liberal government trades tax that will drive up costs for trades people, employers and residents in the London and St. Thomas region. “I’ve signed the pledge to do …

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Snowfall Warning for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

Snowfall Warning for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County Issued By Environment Canada At 10:54 Am Est Friday 8 February 2013 Summary Significant snowfall of 15 to 25 cm today. Heavy snow continues as a major winter storm currently centred over Lake Erie affects the regions today. General …

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Snowfall Warning for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

Issued By Environment Canada At 4:49 Am Est Friday 8 February 2013 Summary Significant snowfall of 15 to 25 cm today. A winter storm will continue to affect the regions today. This Texas low has intensified into a major winter storm as it approached Southern Ontario. An expanding area of …

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Winter Storm Watch for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

Issued By Environment Canada At 12:11 Am Est Thursday 7 February 2013 Summary Significant snowstorm threatening tonight and Friday. Details A low will track northeast from Texas today then track just south of Lake Erie on Friday. This low is expected to intensify into a winter storm as it approaches …

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Winter Storm watch for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 5:30 PM EST WEDNESDAY 6 FEBRUARY 2013 Summary Significant snowstorm threatening Thursday night and Friday. Details An Alberta clipper currently tracking southeastward through the Dakotas is expected to track across the us midwest tonight and Thursday then track just south of Lake Erie on Friday. …

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