Man charged in sexual assault of girlfriend’s daughter

Man charged in sexual assault of girlfriend’s daughter

CORNWALL, Ontario - A 54-year-old South Glengarry man was arrested on July 1 and charged with sexual assault on a person under 16, sexual exploitation and sexual interference. It is alleged between 2018-2020, the man sexually assaulted his girlfriend’s daughter, who was under the age of 16. On July…

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EOHU green lit for stage two

EOHU green lit for stage two

ONTARIO - The Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) has been green lit by the province of Ontario to enter Stage Two of the COVID-19 re-opening plan. The province announced that the EOHU along with 23 other regional health units will begin to further open their local economies and relax COVID-19 restrictions…

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Low water levels across SD&G, Cornwall

Low water levels across SD&G, Cornwall

SOUTH GLENGARRY, Ontario - The Raisin Region Conservation Authority (RRCA) has declared that their jurisdiction is currently experiencing low water levels. In a statement released on July 3, the RRCA stated that precipitation in their region, which covers Cornwall and most of SD&G, is less than…

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Une première séance de pratique couronnée de succès au Cornwall Motor Speedway

Une première séance de pratique couronnée de succès au Cornwall Motor Speedway

Faisant partie de la phase 1 du retour en piste, le Cornwall Motor Speedway a présenté une première séance de pratique avec 25 équipes sur place qui sont venus essayer leurs voitures. Luke Whitteker a eu le meilleur temps de la journée avec un 13.522 devant Brian McDonald et Johnathon Ferguson,…

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Warden Frank Prevost: Happy Canada Day

Warden Frank Prevost: Happy Canada Day

UNITED COUNTIES of SD&G, Ontario - Warden Frank Prevost is encouraging residents and visitors to Stormont-Dundas-Glengarry to celebrate all things Canadian on July 1 in a safe and respectful manner. The COVID-19 outbreak has forced most if not all Canada Day celebrations in the region to scale…

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Queen’s Park Update – June 26, 2020

Queen’s Park Update – June 26, 2020

In July of last year, the Ontario Ministry of Infrastructure had nominated Cornwall Transit to receive funding under the Public Transit stream of the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP).  I was pleased to hear this week that the federal Government had finally approved this project.…

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Top furniture producer expanding Cornwall workforce

Top furniture producer expanding Cornwall workforce

Since moving to Cornwall in 1984, Ridgewood Industries has been a solid contributor to the economic well-being of the community and its residents. In operation for more than 50 years, Ridgewood Industries shares with its sister company Ameriwood in Wright City, MO, and its parent company Dorel Inc.,…

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DQ Golf for Kids Sake returning this summer

DQ Golf for Kids Sake returning this summer

CORNWALL, Ontario - The Big Brothers/ Big Sisters Cornwall DQ Golf for Kids Sake tournament is returning on Wednesday, July 15 at the Cornwall Golf and Country Club. This is the 26th anniversary of this important fundraiser in support of Big Brothers/ Big Sisters Cornwall. To recognize and adhere…

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Painting with passion for a good cause

Painting with passion for a good cause

CORNWALL, Ontario - One resident of Heritage Heights Retirement Home is using her passion for painting to support a cause close to her heart. Eileen Doherty, 84, has been a resident at Heritage Heights Retirement Home and since 2013 has been involved with the Seaway Valley Community Health Centre's…

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Cornwall native named interim CEO of Vancity

Cornwall native named interim CEO of Vancity

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Cornwall native Christine Bergeron has been named interim CEO of Vancity, a BC credit union serving Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley, Victoria, Squamish and Alert Bay. Bergeron will step into her new role on July 1, replacing the departing Tamara Vrooman. Bergeron…

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Charity contest a close shave

Charity contest a close shave

CORNWALL, Ontario - Ron Graham, Executive Director of Big Brothers/ Big Sisters (BBBS) Cornwall and his Community Fundraising Coordinator Dave Murphy put their hair on the line to see who could raise the most money by Canada Day. Graham held a strong lead throughout the contest, but Murphy managed…

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: on behalf of boaters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: on behalf of boaters

Good afternoon, I'm writing on behalf of all citizens who boat in S.D.G. I'm frustrated with the city of Cornwall. All across the province boat launches are opening up. Yet the city is dragging their feet on opening the launches. i have been in contact with the city as well as EOHU and our  MPP…

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