Touch a Truck Brings Big Wheels and Big Smiles

Touch a Truck Brings Big Wheels and Big Smiles

The City of Cornwall's annual Touch a Truck event drew a large crowd in front of the Cornwall Civic Complex on June 27. That evening, families explored a wide range of vehicles, including plows, police cruisers, street sweepers, and ambulances. "Wyatt and Ellis like to see the trucks and vehicles and…

Celebrating Students

Celebrating Students

Everyone at Dundas Manor was feeling proud recently – as we celebrated one of the many students who have supported our residents this year … and we won an award! At a special ceremony, residents, families and staff saluted North Dundas District High School (NDDHS) student Paul on his last day at…

Jewish advocates say details around investigation into human-rights chief murky

OTTAWA — Three weeks after the federal Liberals promised to do a "formal, independent review" of the appointment of Canada's new human-rights commissioner, the government hasn't provided any details about what that review will entail. Birju Dattani, former executive director of the Yukon Human Rights…

Le BSEO rappelle l’importance des immunisations de routine alors qu’augmentent les cas de coqueluche

Le BSEO rappelle l’importance des immunisations de routine alors qu’augmentent les cas de coqueluche

Le Bureau de santé de l’est de l’Ontario (BSEO) alerte le public à une hausse inquiétante de cas de coqueluche dans la région. La recrudescence de cette maladie souligne l’importance que le public soit à jour dans ses vaccins de routine, y compris le vaccin contre la coqueluche. La coqueluche…

Who is Responsible?

Who is Responsible?

It was twenty-five years ago that Thomas Berry, in his seminal book, titled, The Great Work, wrote, ”The Great Work now, as we move into a new millennium, is to carry out the transition from a period of human devastation of the Earth to a period when humans would be present to the planet in a mutually…

A “Heaven on Earth” during a time of need

Ruby and her husband, James, have experienced the love and compassion of Hospice time and time again. Ruby is a kind soul with a big heart. Throughout her chosen career of volunteering with the Canadian Cancer Society for over twenty years, Ruby found a passion for supporting her community. When the…

Centre 105 – Providing Breakfast. Creating Community.

Centre 105 – Providing Breakfast. Creating Community.

Our Centre 105 Team hopes all is well with everyone in our community! We hope that the first few months of 2023 have been positive! We would like to start off by saying thank you for voting Centre 105 as the Top Not-For-Profit, through Community Votes Cornwall, for the second year in a row! Congratulations…

Wildcat Colby Delves and Team Canada playing for Gold at the 2024 IFAF World Junior Football Championship

Wildcat Colby Delves and Team Canada playing for Gold at the 2024 IFAF World Junior Football Championship

Cornwall's own Colby Delves played at the IFAF World Junior Football Championship in Edmonton. The 6’3, 230-pound wide receiver turned defensive end, currently in his third season with the OSFL U18 Cornwall Wildcats, is one of 45 players selected for Team Canada 1. Colby’s journey to the national…

Plan B Performs a Swinging Set at Arts in the Park

Plan B Performs a Swinging Set at Arts in the Park

On June 27, Plan B, an 8-piece band with a fun swinging sound, delivered a lively performance at Cornwall’s Arts in the Park concert series in Lamoureux Park. The event enjoyed perfect weather, with temperatures in the low 20s and a mix of sun and clouds. The band's dynamic performance featured both…

“Be brave”

“Be brave”

 Do not be afraid to step outside your comfort zone. That is some of the advice Neha Chugh, founder of Chugh Law Professional Corporation, has for graduates of St. Lawrence College, where she will receive an honorary diploma during the May 31 convocation ceremonies. A question and answer session…

Pest alert: the tomato hornworm

Pest alert: the tomato hornworm

The tomato hornworm is a formidable yet fascinating pest, capable of causing substantial damage to crops like tomatoes, peppers, eggplants and potatoes. Understanding this caterpillar is crucial for farmers seeking to safeguard their yields. Here’s what you need to know. Identification and appearance The…

2024 Cornwall and Area Job Fair breaks records, signaling positive impact on community employment

2024 Cornwall and Area Job Fair breaks records, signaling positive impact on community employment

The Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area (SDC) and the Employability Network proudly announce the resounding success of the 2024 Cornwall and Area Job Fair, held on Wednesday, April 24th, at the Cornwall Civic Complex. This year's event shattered previous attendance records, with an outstanding…

Intelligent watering: Invite home automation into your garden!

Intelligent watering: Invite home automation into your garden!

Home automation is a modern technology that allows you to control various systems in your home using your smartphone. It’s an efficient way to save energy and money. If you have a garden, it’s a great idea to consider home automation for optimizing plant watering and conserving drinking water.   How…

Hurry up and wait

Hurry up and wait

Hurry up and wait. Military people are familiar with that apparently paradoxical concept. Troops are told to hurry up and assemble and rapidly move to one location. And when they get there, they stand around doing nothing, while waiting for something to happen. Evidently, there is method behind the madness;…