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School administrators stick to plan for closures
After months of public hearings and the opposition of many communities, Thames Valley District School Board administrators are still recommending the closures of Springfield, South Dorchester, Sparta, New Sarum and Westminster Central ... read more »


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Sports headline image Parents and Kids Bonspiel at Curling Club
Jesse Silverthorn, 14, delivered a stone during a semi-annual "Parents and Kids Bonspiel" at Aylmer Curling Club on Sunday, March 26. The event was an opportunity for young curlers to show what they had learned this season in the club' ... read more»


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Peters, Ruth died on Monday, March 27 in her 93rd year. Visitation at the H. A. Kebbel Funeral Home, Aylmer on Thursday 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service will be held on Friday, March 31 at 11 a.m. Legion Service Thursday at 6:45 p.m. Family Interment, Aylmer Cemetery. Donations to the Muscular Dystrophy or ALS would be appreciated. Share memories or condolences at kebbelfuneralhome.com

Van Raes, Rachel of Tillsonburg Retirement Centre and formerly Aylmer died on Tuesday, March 21 in her 95th year. A funeral Mass was held at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Aylmer. Interment, Queen of Peace Cemetery. Donations to the United Way would be appreciated. Share memories or condolences at kebbelfuneralhome.com

Gerald DeKeyzer died peacefully at Metcalfe Gardens, St. Thomas on Thursday March 23 in his 84th year. Cremation has taken place. A private service was held. Expressions of sympathy and donations (Animal Aid, St. Thomas) would be appreciated and may be made through London Cremation Services (519) 672-0459.

Ronson, Marjorie Frances of Aylmer, Ontario and formerly of Belmont, died on Thursday, March 16 at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital, in her 94th year.  In keeping with Marjorie’s request, cremation has taken place. A graveside service was held at Mount Pleasant Cemetery 303 Riverside Drive London on Wednesday, March 22. Donations to your local Alzheimer’s chapter or your charity of choice. Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas in charge of arrangements.

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