Phil and Sonja Farbota scoop up servings of chilli during the annual Poor Boy Luncheon at The Roma Club Wednesday, Sept. 12. A committee of 11 members organized this year’s luncheon, with proceeds to benefit the Southwestern Ontario Gleaners and Leamington Toys For Tots.
Pelee involved in national program By Bryan Jessop
Krystin Goulding, along with the help of Everly and Ella Goulding, picks up trash along the beach at Point Pelee National Park Saturday, Sept. 15. The cleanup, part of a Parks Canada project, was originally scheduled to take place at the West Beach, but heavy fly populations forced the gathering to take place further north along the Sanctuary portion of the beach.
Painting on display for Legion Week By By Bryan Jessop
Don Waffle poses along side his painting Essex Scottish at the Liberation of Dieppe at the Wheatley Royal Canadian Legion Branch 324 Wednesday, Sept. 12. Waffle, who finished the painting about three months ago, is loaning the artwork to Branch 324 for this year’s Legion Week.
The 2018-’19 Leamington Flyers — minus a few game day scratches — line up along their blue line following introductions at Highbury Canco Arena Thursday, Sept. 13. The Flyers started the season against the visiting St. Marys Lincolns, winning 6-3.