Rental fees for Victoria Hall were the focus of some discussion at the Feb. 13 meeting of Petrolia town council.
If you’ve noticed more bald heads among emergency service workers in the county, they’ve likely taken part in Shave for the Brave. The fundraiser came together in support of the Canadian Cancer Society and those children in Lambton County fighting cancer, including local boy Lucien Nadeau.
A polar dip on Feb. 18 raised over $5000 to be used towards safeTALK training, a suicide prevention course that teaches individuals how to react when someone shows signs of depression.
A team of Petrolia doctors are featured on the cover of a national health magazine Canadian Chiropractor this month.
Thursday night was the Town of Petrolia’s annual volunteer appreciation dinner, where Mayor McCharles and town staff recognized those in the community who continuously offer a helping hand.
Wednesday night’s Talk Local segment on Cogeco TV featured live interviews with Corporate Cultural Officer Andrew Meyer and Charlie Fairbank of Fairbank Oil.
On Feb. 19, dozens will gather at the Lambton Mall where paramedics, firefighters, police officers and customs officers will be shaving their heads in support of Lucien Nadeau.
The property on which oil baron John Henry Fairbank built an extravagant mansion 130 years ago will be designated as historical, even as the property’s long-time owner moves ahead with a plan to build an apartment on the same land.
Several community leaders, including Counc. Joel Field, will be taking the plunge this Saturday. A polar plunge, that is.