Tag Archives: Ontario

A lizard by any other name…

We have all heard of the island paradise that is St.Thomas Virgin Islands, but coming soon is an island paradise located in St.Thomas Ontario. Once opened you will be able to have a  “staycation” away from the ordinary by visiting Kenny Iguana‘s. This isn’t going to be  just a typical …

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What is your time worth?

Ticking away the moments that make up a dull day. Fritter and waste the hours in an off hand way. Lyrics to Pink Floyd‘s classic tune, Time. We probably all fritter away too many hours with something unproductive. Watching Survivor, playing Farmville on Facebook, things that take up our time …

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Reminder: Make your dress appointment now

If you need a dress for your prom or graduation OR if you know of someone in need of a dress for their prom or graduation, please, contact Jody at 519-896-4749 to make an appointment. Our days are April 25, 27, 28 from 3:30pm to 7:00pm at the Aylmer Optimist’s Hall, 30 Queen Street, Aylmer, [...]

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Video of the Day yay yay yay – To Tell – Safe To Say

We were pointed in the direction of To Tell by Suzanne Edwards who pointed out he was from London, Ontario! Zach Havens IS To Tell and the video of Safe To Say is equally pop/cute/silly/fun. It also gets into your head and doesn’t leave until the lawyer shows up with …

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In Need of a Dress/Formal Wear

Princess Project of Elgin & Surrounding Area are now taking appointments. Appointments are taking place at the Aylmer Optimist’s Clubhouse on Queen Street in Aylmer. Event: “Pretties for You” Dates: April 25, 27,28 and 29 Time: 3:30 pm to 7:00 pm appointments will be 45 minutes per person. Location: Optimist of Aylmer Clubhouse, 30 Queen [...]

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The St. Thomas Blog on TV!!

One half of The St.Thomas blog will be appearing on INSIDE ELGIN on April 6 live at noon and repeated again at 6pm. “Inside Elgin is your inside track to what’s happening in St. Thomas and across Elgin County. Join host Mike Vecchio for a half-hour mix of entertaining and …

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A Shopping Extravaganza

Princess Project Presents… A Shopping Extravaganza March into Spring‼ March 26, 2011 10am to 3pm at Bayham Community Centre 56169 Heritage Line Straffordville, Ontario Over 50 vendors Fun for all Entertainment provided by local artists Face Painting Great Draw Prizes Admission is Free!! *** We are accepting donations of clean gently used semi-formal & formal wear, [...]

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A Princess in a Princess Dress, Everybody loves a Princess Best!

In this post I just wanted to call your attention to The Princess Project. This project was started with 1 question presented by a woman named Deb to her friend Jody. “Do you have any dresses?  I have some young ladies that need dresses for their graduation.” Within 24 hours …

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The coolest bar you don’t know about!

My wife (the back end of the elephant) and myself (I like to think of myself as the brains of the operation, probably not though) went out last night for a drink. We went to a bar in St. Thomas. It was a bar that if found in Boston, New …

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Blizzard like conditions…

Schools closed due to major winter storm A major winter storm has forced the closure of schools across the Thames Valley school district on Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011. All schools and facilities in Middlesex, Elgin and Oxford Counties, including London, Strathroy, Alymer, St. Thomas, Tillsonburg and Woodstock will be closed. …

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Princess Project Presents: March into Spring Event

Save the date!! March 26, 2011, Princess Project is hosting March into Spring Event at the Bayham Community Centre, Heritage Line, Straffordville, Ontario from 10 am to 3pm. There will be homebased business vendors, with all  the newest catalogue items for the season, crafts, baked goods & Princess Project will have a bake sale table filled [...]

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Mom`s Night Out-Shopping Event

Ontario Early Years Centre (7 Morrison Drive, St. Thomas) is hosting `Mom`s Night Out-Shopping Event` on Tuesday November 30th from 6:00pm-7:30pm…..An evening of one-stop shopping, refreshments, door prizes and fun! We will have over 40 vendors with a variety of items to sell, including jewelry, beauty products, toys, purses, holiday …

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St.Thomas Optimist Santa Clause Parade

The theme for 2010 – A MAGICAL CHRISTMAS The full details are available here from the St.Thomas Optimists parade website. And for those of you who prefer to skip the salad and get right to the “meat and potatoes” Optimist Santa Claus Parade St. Thomas, Ontario Saturday, November 20, 2010 …

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Boil water advisory Oct 27 2010

BOIL WATER ADVISORY To Consumers of the Central Elgin Lynhurst Village Subdivision Secondary Water Line The boundaries of this area include McBain Line east of Wellington Rd, Edgewell Crescent, James Turvey Place, Shaw Blvd., Watson Crescent, and Owen Court Lynhurst Village Subdivision East of Wellington Road and South of Talbot …

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Princess Project of Elgin County & Areas Presents: A Breast Cancer Awareness Day!

This was our first big presentation in the Elgin County area. Our event location was provided by Laurie Goodhue & the weather was absolutely beautiful. We chose to host a Breast Cancer Awareness Day simply because it seemed fitting that an organization like us should shed light on a disease like breast cancer. Our day [...]

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Princess Project of Elgin County & Areas Presents: A Breast Cancer Awareness Day!

This was our first big presentation in the Elgin County area. Our event location was provided by Laurie Goodhue & the weather was absolutely beautiful. We chose to host a Breast Cancer Awareness Day simply because it seemed fitting that an organization like us should shed light on a disease like breast cancer. Our day [...]

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St.Thomas Dollhouse and miniature show

Timken Community Centre, 2 Third Ave., St. Thomas, Ontario 18 Dealers, Club Displays, Refreshments; ATM on site Free Parking, Wheelchair Access, No Strollers Please Admission: Adults – $5.00, Children under 12 – $3.00 http://grandpasdollhouse.com/index.html

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For those about to ROCK!

The Bryten Rocks Concert is good to go for this Saturday Aug 14th. The organizers have done an amazing job ensuring that a good time will be had by all. “Bryten Rockz”, in memory of Bryten Brown. This event is presented by Parents for Children’s Mental Health “PCMH” St. Thomas–Elgin …

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Market 1 Food Industry 0

Submitted by Peter Atkinson Hi All, It turns out that someone on our street works for one of the big food distribution warehouses up in London. Last week I dropped by in the wee small hours to see what it was like. The bottom line is that it made me …

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