CK Indoor Tennis Dome to Become a Reality

Posted on Feb 19, 2024 in Chatham-Kent Attractions


Thanks to a $200,000 seed grant from Tennis Canada and Rogers, our municipality of Chatham-Kent is close to realizing the dream of an indoor tennis dome on the outskirts of Chatham. Mayor Canniff said in his latest press release said that this grant will go a long way in our growing community and provide another venue for...

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Valentine's Day February 14

Posted on Feb 12, 2024 in Chatham-Kent Celebrations

 Vintage Valentine Card

Valentines Day Feb 14, is a day of celebrating love all over the world. Literally millions of expressions of love will be exchanged. Some prefer flowers, some candy, some gifts and some, a romantic night out. Whatever your choice, it is universally known as the day we show those we love how we feel.

Wikipedia says "Numerous early Christian martyrs w...

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February is Black History Month

Posted on Feb 05, 2024

The month kicked off last Thursday with a flag raising ceremony at the Civic Centre in Downtown Chatham. The month is a time to honor and celebrate the accomplishment of Canadians of African descent. It was attended by representatives from the Buxton National Historic Site & Museum, the Chatham-Kent Black Historical Society & Black Mecca Museum, an...

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Budgeting for Home Maintenance

Posted on Jan 29, 2024 in Home Ownership

Many Home Buyer, particularly NEW home buyers fail to plan for yearly maintenance on their new home purchase.
This is very important. Buyers work with their Real Estate Agent and their Mortgage Specialist, set their budget as far as monthly, weekly or bi-weekly mortgage payments but often have no idea what it costs to maintain their home in good con...

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Tips for Home Security

Posted on Jan 22, 2024 in Home Ownership

Safe Home
More and more people are travelling today, some for short periods and some for the winter months. That is a blessing you may enjoy. However, if you own a home here in Chatham-Kent or in another location, there are some steps you should take before leaving on holidays to ensure your homecoming is peaceful. 
1) Invest in a Home Security System that is...

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Preparation Steps for Buying a Home

Posted on Jan 15, 2024 in Home Buying Tips

Happy Home Owners
You have decided that now is the time to make a move.
The market is fair but the proper preparation will make the difference between a good transaction or a very disappointing one. First you have some work to do. Then you have to contact a Real Estate Profession who had experience and can advise you.. He or she will know the market you are looking...

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