CPS seeks assistance in investigating two vehicle collisions

CPS seeks assistance in investigating two vehicle collisions

CORNWALL, Ontario - The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) is asking for public assistance concerning two separate motor vehicle collisions that occurred over the weekend. On July 30th, 2021 at approximately 9:45 pm, the CPS was called to respond to a motor vehicle collision, where a vehicle had struck a…

LOCAL COVID UPDATE

LOCAL COVID UPDATE

Local Covid Numbers updated August 5, 2021 @ 2:40 pm   TOTAL ACTIVE CASES: 5 CURRENTLY HOSPITALIZED: 0 PATIENTS IN ICU: 0 TOTAL NUMBER OF DEATHS: 111 TOTAL CUMMULATIVE CASES: 4,750 TOTAL NUMBER OF TESTS CONDUCTED IN EOHU REGION: 147,584 TOTAL NUMBER OF COVID-19 VACCINES…

Finch man to be ordained as new Archdiocese priest

Finch man to be ordained as new Archdiocese priest

ALEXANDRIA, Ontario - This evening, Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021, Steven Gaudet of Finch, ON, will be ordained into the Catholic priesthood for the Archdiocese of Ottawa-Cornwall by Archbishop Marcel Damphousse at St. Finnan's Basilica in Alexandria. After graduation from high school, Gaudet attended St.…

Explorez les aires de conservation de la CNS cet été

Explorez les aires de conservation de la CNS cet été

FINCH, Ontario - À l'approche de la longue fin de semaine du mois d'août, la Conservation de la Nation Sud (CNS) invite le public à profiter de ses espaces naturels publics d'une superficie de plus de 12 000 acres, dont un réseau de 14 aires de conservation d'utilisation diurne, et ce, gratuitement…

Dances With Words: The best show in town!

Dances With Words: The best show in town!

There’s a wonderful display of choreography of along our St. Lawrence Street in Ingleside. The workers of Malyon Excavation Ltd. are replacing all the concrete slab sidewalks along its the entire length. As soon as the ready-mix truck's chute begins to spew out its concrete, a crew of about ten…

Queen’s Park Update, July 30, 2021

Queen’s Park Update, July 30, 2021

Two weeks into Step 3 of our Reopening Ontario plan, we continue to make headway towards reducing restrictions. This week Ontario surpassed a significant milestone with 80% of Ontarians 12 years old and older have received at least their first vaccine dose. Moving further along on the path back to our…

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…

Virtual Glengarry Highland Games begin tonight

Virtual Glengarry Highland Games begin tonight

MAXVILLE, Ontario - The Glengarry Highland Games will be virtual once again this year, but there is still plenty to see and do from afar to for those looking to find that traditional Highland feel. The virtual Games begin virtually Friday, July 30. For full information on how to view and participate…

Arts in the Park returns!

Arts in the Park returns!

CORNWALL, Ontario - The City of Cornwall is resuming its Arts in the Park summer concert performances at the bandshell in Lamoureux Park. The summer concert series was cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The City of Cornwall announced the resumption of Arts in the Park on Tuesday, Aug.…

No shows hurting small businesses

No shows hurting small businesses

CORNWALL, Ontario - It might seem like a small thing to a customer, missing a hair appointment, but for a small business that has been closed for months, it has a big impact. This is what Louise Gendron, owner of Studio 101 in Cornwall wants the public to understand. "There's always no shows in the…

Walker ClimateCare supports Big Brothers/ Big Sisters Cornwall

Walker ClimateCare supports Big Brothers/ Big Sisters Cornwall

CORNWALL, Ontario - Every month, Walker ClimateCare supports local non-profit organizations through their WeCare program. Big Brothers/ Big Sisters Cornwall was selected as the beneficiary for July and was presented with a cheque for $1,314. The funding will be used to support the mentoring programs…

South Glengarry and RRCA can’t stop Marsh development even if they want to

South Glengarry and RRCA can’t stop Marsh development even if they want to

This week there was a protest planned to take place in front of the South Glengarry Township Hall in Lancaster. The event was organized to protest a recent decision by South Glengarry Council to approve a zoning amendment of land adjacent to Cooper Marsh. This zoning amendment will pave the way for a…