Monthly Archives: February 2015

February 2015

Youth Advisory Council Basketball Tournament

February 17th, 2015|

The following Blog is from the LYAC

Wadhah’s Basketball Tournament

            It was a difficult process and a new experience for Wadhah Baobaid, the Ward 12 Councillor at the London Youth Advisory Council, who had never organized a tournament before. Some told him to accomplish smaller tasks first but a few of his fellow councillors, including […]

Fire Crews Battle Barn Blaze West Of Lambeth

February 10th, 2015|

Local fire crews are working to douse a blaze just west of Lambeth.

Officials with the London Fire Department tell AM980 the fire is on a property at 4120 Westdel Bourne, near Longwoods Rd. Investigators with the department are on their way to the scene.

Middlesex-London EMS tells AM980 there are no injuries reported so far […]

Three London Firefighters Recovering From Burns Following Clarence St. Blaze

February 9th, 2015|

Some good news where a trio of London Firefighters are concerned.

They were rushed to hospital on Saturday with first and second degree burns, sustained while battling a house fire on Clarence Street. All three have since been treated and released.

Crews were called to 104 Clarence Street at noon Saturday to a report of a […]

Clarence Street Blaze Sends Three Firefighters To Hospital

February 7th, 2015|

Three London firefighters were taken to hospital with burn injuries Saturday, after the residential blaze they were battling erupted into a flashover.

Crews were called to 104 Clarence Street at noon Saturday to a report of a structure fire. The building is a row house with four units inside, and officials say the fire originated […]

London Fire Department Urges Homeowners To Clear Hydrants and Vents

February 5th, 2015|

 

The London Fire Department is calling on residents to protect themselves and their neighbours from harm by clearing snow from area fire hydrants and home vents.

Most residents have been quick to shovel their driveway after all the snow we’ve received this week, but fire officials say many are forgetting to clear the snow from […]

No Storybook ending for beloved barn

February 3rd, 2015|

 

Firefighters are investigating the cause of a blaze that ravaged a barn at Storybook Gardens Tuesday morning.
Old MacDonald had a farm.

But now it’s gone, the barn ravaged by fire.

And officials say the Storybook Gardens barn animals transferred together to a London-area farm may be gone for good as well.

“We might not build a new […]

Photos – Storybook Gardens Barn Fire

February 3rd, 2015|

No Storybook ending for beloved barn

February 3rd, 2015|

Old MacDonald had a farm

But now it’s gone, the barn ravaged by fire.

And officials say the Storybook Gardens barn animals transferred together to a London-area farm may be gone for good as well.

“We might not build a new barn. We might take that space and do something else,” said Bill Coxhead, city manager of […]