Two arrested after violent domestic incident on Belmont St.

Two arrested after violent domestic incident on Belmont St.

These charges have yet to be proven in court. Cornwall, ON – At approximately 10:30 am on January 20th, 2022, members of the Cornwall Police Service attended the area of Belmont Street to conduct an investigation, resulting in heavy police presence. As a result of the investigation, a 35-year-old…

Seaway News COVID-19 update Thursday, January 13, 2022

Seaway News COVID-19 update Thursday, January 13, 2022

CORNWALL, Ontario - On Thursday, Jan. 13, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) announced that a mobile Go-VAXX clinic would be coming to Cornwall Saturday, Jan. 15 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Cornwall Civic Complex. Those who wish to get their first, second, or booster dose of a COVID-19 vaccine…

CDSBEO announces new Director of Education

CDSBEO announces new Director of Education

Kemptville, ON (Thursday, January 20, 2022) – The Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario is pleased to announce that Laurie Corrigan, Superintendent of Learning/Special Education Services with PVNCCDSB, has been selected as the new Director of Education, effective February 21, 2022. Director…

Le CPS a connu moins de collisions en 2021

Le CPS a connu moins de collisions en 2021

CORNWALL, Ontario - Le Service de police de Cornwall a publié son rapport annuel sur les collisions de véhicules à moteur. Le nombre de collisions a diminué en 2021 par rapport à 2020. Il y a eu 992 collisions en 2021, soit 33 de moins qu’en 2020. Le nombre moyen de véhicules impliqués dans…

Dances With Words: My Wishes for Holiday Fliers

Dances With Words: My Wishes for Holiday Fliers

The Irish blessing is as follows: “May the road rise up to meet you. May the wind always be at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face, and rains fall soft upon your fields. Until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of His hand.” From my perspective as an airline passenger, here’s…

Excellence Inside and Out

Excellence Inside and Out

Walker ClimateCare is not your typical HVAC company. As their website says, they are more than just heating and cooling – both in terms of the products and services offered, but also in terms of their culture. Inside and outside their office, Walker ClimateCare stands out amongst its peers. Walker…

Ragged Ts – You’ve come a long way, baby!

Ragged Ts – You’ve come a long way, baby!

Let me back up a half a century… I don’t remember a time when I wasn’t fascinated by a sewing machine. I couldn’t have been more than three or four when I first remember seeing my grandmother sew on a treadle machine, rocking the foot pedal back and forth, giving it a boost with the hand wheel. Grandma…

South Glengarry working on parks and recreation master plan

South Glengarry working on parks and recreation master plan

SOUTH GLENGARRY, Ontario - The Township of South Glengarry is beginning a study to prepare a Master Plan for its Parks and Recreation. The Township’s motive behind the Master Plan is to provide a deep-routed direction for the arrangement of parks and recreation services to the community, and visitors. The…

Arts Centre fund continues to receive donations

Arts Centre fund continues to receive donations

The Community Fundraising Committee for the Arts & Culture Centre of Cornwall (BE the Link) is still receiving donations for the Arts Centre. Fundraising chairperson Katie Burke reports that with new donations in December the committee has now raised $1,070,030 for the Arts Centre. The latest…

EOTB launches new jobs website

EOTB launches new jobs website

CORNWALL, Ontario - The Eastern Ontario Training Board (EOTB) has launched a new one-stop shop website for employment in Eastern Ontario. “EOTB is excited to bring this new job search and recruitment tool to our region. By gathering job postings from online resources across the region and from large…

Physiotherapist seeing consequences of lack of physical activity options

Physiotherapist seeing consequences of lack of physical activity options

CORNWALL, Ontario - Physiotherapist Jenny Lee of In-Home Therapeutics says she is seeing the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic is taking on physical health. The pandemic has seen options for physical activity dwindle as lockdowns have encouraged many to stay at home and has closed fitness centres…

Queen’s Park Update, January 14, 2022

Queen’s Park Update, January 14, 2022

The spread of Omicron-fuelled COVID-19 shows signs of plateauing, with case numbers predicted to peak over the next couple of weeks. As expected, the lag time between rising active cases and hospitalizations appears to be over, as hospitalization and ICU numbers continue to increase across the province.…