Take a Veteran to Dinner 2022

Take a Veteran to Dinner 2022

On Sunday, October 23, 2022 the Cornwall edition of ‘Take a Veteran to Dinner’ took place at the Ramada Inn on Brookdale Ave. ‘Take a Veteran to Dinner’ is an event that originated in Orillia, Ontario and has spread to communities across Canada including Ottawa and Cornwall.  This dinner…

CP Holiday Train Comes to Finch November 28th

CP Holiday Train Comes to Finch November 28th

FINCH – For the first time in three years, the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train returns to the rails and will stop again in the region. The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train is an initiative by the railroad to raise financial and food donations for local food banks in communities along the railway. In…

Siakam has 18 points, 11 rebounds in return to lift Raptors to 100-88 win over Cavs

Siakam has 18 points, 11 rebounds in return to lift Raptors to 100-88 win over Cavs

TORONTO — Pascal Siakam wasted little time in showing what the Toronto Raptors had been missing. Back after a 10-game absence, Siakam scored Toronto's first points of the game Monday, en route to 18 points and 11 rebounds to help the Raptors to a 100-88 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers. The performance…

Portes ouvertes de la Zone d’emploi le 30 novembre

Portes ouvertes de la Zone d’emploi le 30 novembre

Zone d’emploi invite tous les membres de la communauté à visiter lors de sa séance porte-ouverte le 30 novembre, de 14h à 17h, au 144, rue Pitt à Cornwall. Venez rencontrer l’équipe, entendre parler des réussites de leurs clients et découvrir les programmes intéressants que Zone d’emploi…

Quebec League Expected to Honour City Hockey Hero

Quebec League Expected to Honour City Hockey Hero

The highest scoring defenceman ever to play on the Cornwall Royals’ blueline is expected to be honoured by the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League in June. A source says the league will soon announce that Dave Ezard will be inducted into its Hall of Fame, joining such greats as Guy Lafleur, Mario…

Carefor Puts the Care in Personal Support Work

Carefor Puts the Care in Personal Support Work

  Micheline Matte took the first PSW course offered by St. Lawrence College 20 years ago. She entered long-term care hoping to eventually go into nursing, but motherhood had other plans. After 19 years of LTC work, Micheline was burnt out. Like many PSWs, strict timelines and minimal resources…

Finding the right Spot for your stuff

Finding the right Spot for your stuff

StorSpot Self-Storage recently opened its doors and represents the first modern fully automated climate controlled self-storage facility in Cornwall. StorSpot was converted from an underutilized unique heritage building in Downtown Cornwall and has been developed to meet the growing demand for mini-storage…

Stormont Yacht Club celebrates with 2022 Annual Awards

Stormont Yacht Club celebrates with 2022 Annual Awards

LONG SAULT (ON) – The Stormont Yacht Club (SYC) community of sailors finally got the opportunity to gather for the traditional annual Past Commodore’s Dinner on November 5.  To say that everyone was excited is an understatement.  The pandemic prevented the much-loved event in 2020 and 2021.  Safe…

Your Weekly Horoscope

Your Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF NOVEMBER 27 TO DECEMBER 3, 2022 The luckiest signs this week: Pisces, Aries and Taurus ARIES You’ll find yourself in a crowded environment. At the very least, your social networks will be buzzing. You’ll accept an invitation from your friends to go out and party to relieve some stress. TAURUS At…

Tribe Reports 2 New COVID-19 Cases from November 13th to November 20th    

Tribe Reports 2 New COVID-19 Cases from November 13th to November 20th    

AKWESASNE — The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s COVID-19 Response Team is continuing to notice a decrease in COVID-19 cases, as two (2) positive cases were reported in the southern portion of Akwesasne during the past week -- from November 13th to November 20th. The low number is encouraging, but individuals…

Small Business Owners Learn (and Laugh) at Entrepreneur Roundtable

Small Business Owners Learn (and Laugh) at Entrepreneur Roundtable

Last week, the Cornwall Business Enterprise Centre hosted their Fall 2022 Entrepreneur Roundtable at the Lost Villages Brewery in Long Sault. The free event consisted of a panel discussion with entrepreneurs Jessica Bourdeau (Spark Synergy), Eric Lang (ZipGrow), and Kelsey Lee (Love and Lee) who shared…

Nesting Boxes Built at RRCA Workshop

Nesting Boxes Built at RRCA Workshop

A hammering and drilling cacophony recently surrounded the quiet collection of taxidermy specimens roosting at the Raisin Region Conservation Authority’s (RRCA) Cooper Marsh Visitors Centre in South Glengarry, as nineteen eager carpenters of all ages busily built boxes to hopefully host nesting pairs…

Letter to the editor: Arts and Culture Centre Scrutiny

Letter to the editor: Arts and Culture Centre Scrutiny

Letter to the editor. Recently, it has come to my attention that the proposed Arts and Culture Centre has been under severe scrutiny by some political candidates for its location and for the costs associated with running the facility. It is worthwhile to correct these impressions before the expressed…