Yearly Archives: 2006

November 2006

Bad cabbage smell blamed on tanker

November 25th, 2006|

February 2006

Valentine’s Day Gala

February 16th, 2006|

Station 2 – Last Crew

February 6th, 2006|

Elderly woman dies in blaze

February 4th, 2006|

Friends said the Platt’s Lane resident was blind and barely mobile By April Kemick, Free Press reporter London Free Press, Feb. 4, 2006

An elderly woman is dead after a fire ripped through her ground-floor apartment in west London last night.

London police and firefighters wouldn’t identify the victim of the blaze at 261 Platt’s Lane, […]

January 2006

Food bank director hungry for Grits

January 16th, 2006|

Parliament needs people like Pearson

January 10th, 2006|


In a letter published January 7, H.D.C. Andrus asks:  What’s Pearson doing running for the Fiberals?

I don’t know, except that he is a candidate for a political party that believes in a united Canada and the Progressive Conservative option has been dissolved.

As a candidate for the former Progressive Conservative Party in 2000 and — […]

Train hit, driver charged

January 10th, 2006|

A London man who walked away unscathed after his pickup truck collided with a VIA train at a level crossing on Gore Road last month faces criminal charges.

Darryl Gowers, 29, is charged with criminal negligence causing bodily harm, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing bodily harm and driving during a license suspension, London […]

True Colours

January 10th, 2006|

Engine 4 shows its patriotic side by flying the Canadian flag off the back, when squad B is on duty at the Colborne Street station.  The squad, led by Capt. Bill Bos, got the idea on July 1, when city hall distributed little paper flags.  The squad had seen fire trucks in America trailing […]

Let voters choose, not The Free Press

January 10th, 2006|

Letter: What’s Pearson doing running for Fiberals?

January 7th, 2006|

A letter to the London Free Press editor:
Can somebody (preferably Glen Pearson) tell me why he is running for the Fiberal Party.  Now, I don’t know Pearson except through multiple news stories and good deeds.  By orientation, union activity and community service, everything he does and believes in screams NDP and yet he has […]

London team Sudan-bound

January 5th, 2006|