Help Beyond21 Support Adults with Developmental Disabilities this Giving Tuesday

Help Beyond21 Support Adults with Developmental Disabilities this Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, November 29, 2022, is Giving Tuesday – the world's largest generosity movement. In the hopes of sponsoring more participants to attend their programs, Beyond21 has launched a Giving Tuesday fundraising campaign with a $5,000 goal. "This Giving Tuesday, we are turning to our incredible SD&G…

Tribal Residency Board Members Sworn into Office

Tribal Residency Board Members Sworn into Office

AKWESASNE - Five (5) members of the Akwesasne community received their Oath of Office on Kentenhkó:wa/November 21, 2022 during a swearing-in ceremony held in Tribal Council’s boardroom at the Ionkwakiohkwaróron Tribal Administration Building. They will serve varying terms following their successful…

Justin Trudeau talks allyship during appearance on ‘Canada’s Drag Race’ spinoff

Justin Trudeau talks allyship during appearance on ‘Canada’s Drag Race’ spinoff

TORONTO — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made an appearance on Friday's episode of “Canada’s Drag Race: Canada vs. the World” to offer the contestants words of inspiration before the main challenge. Trudeau is touted as being the first world leader to visit the competition series founded by RuPaul. During…

Le théâtre de L’Amalgame présente FRONTIÈRES LIBRES

Le théâtre de L’Amalgame présente FRONTIÈRES LIBRES

Le théâtre de L'Amalgame présente une mise en lecture gratuite de FRONTIÈRES LIBRES une toute nouvelle pièce de l’autrice franco-ontarienne Marie-Thé Morin. Des gens différents, avec chacun leur propre destin, se retrouvent à bord d’un même train et ne partagent qu’un seul objectif : se…

Heat Pumps are Here to Stay

Heat Pumps are Here to Stay

For some of us, terms like heat pumps or mini-split have become second nature; we’ve grown up with them and are very comfortable understanding what they are, and what they do. For a lot of us though, it’s an unfamiliar technology – and that can be intimidating. If we don’t know what it is, then…

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…

Pop In This Weekend!

Pop In This Weekend!

SPAGHETTI  FUNDRAISER:  will be held on the last Friday of the month November 25 at Knights of Columbus, 205 Amelia St. (downstairs) from 11:30am-1 pm and  4-6:30 pm. ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION Fish and Chips. Every Friday from 4:30-6:30. Take out or eat in. Order: 613-933-2362. 50+ COMMUNITY CLUB…

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…