Archbishop of Ottawa-Cornwall welcomes the announcement of the papal visit to Canada

Archbishop of Ottawa-Cornwall welcomes the announcement of the papal visit to Canada

  On May 13, the Vatican officially announced that Pope Francis will travel to Canada from 24 to 29 July 2022 to meet with Indigenous Peoples of this land on a pilgrimage of healing, reconciliation, and hope. With this announcement, the Vatican confirmed the Holy Father will make three stops…

Glengarry Pioneer Museum Opens for 60th Year this Weekend

Glengarry Pioneer Museum Opens for 60th Year this Weekend

  May 16, 2022 This year is the 60th anniversary of the start of the Glengarry Pioneer Museum. There is no fancy celebration planned, but the museum is happy to be opening on schedule this coming long weekend – May 21-23rd from 10am until 4pm daily.  After two years of limited, interrupted…

Ontario Green party leader Mike Schreiner tests positive for COVID-19

The leader of the Green Party of Ontario says he has tested positive for COVID-19. Mike Schreiner says he tested positive on a rapid test Wednesday evening after close contact with a staff member. Schreiner says in a statement that he is "feeling fine" and is fully vaccinated. He says he will campaign…

L’Archevêque d’Ottawa-Cornwall accueille l’annonce de la visite papale au Canada

L’Archevêque d’Ottawa-Cornwall accueille l’annonce de la visite papale au Canada

  13 mai 2022  – Le Vatican a fait l’annonce officielle ce matin que le Pape François voyagera au Canada du 24 au 29 juillet 2022 pour rencontrer les peuples autochtones de ce pays dans un pèlerinage de guérison, de réconciliation et d’espoir. Par le biais de son annonce, le Vatican…

In the Senate, chow time trumps nation’s biz

In the Senate, chow time trumps nation’s biz

    When you are a freshman Senator, there is a learning curve, as the new Independent Senator for Eastern Ontario has discovered. Bernadette Clement has discovered that if you are going to make your first speech in the Canadian Senate, don’t launch it close to dinner time. The former…

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…

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…

Practice Session is in the books for Cornwall Motor Speedway!

Practice Session is in the books for Cornwall Motor Speedway!

  Cornwall, Ont – Tuesday, May 10, 2022 – Mathieu Fortin –  For the first time since the Fall Showdown last October, many racers, as well as their crews, family and friends, joined Cornwall Speedway's promoters, employees and fans for the first on track event of 2022.  This was also the first…

Vantage Points exhibit to visit the Cline House

Vantage Points exhibit to visit the Cline House

  May, 2022 The Cline House Gallery’s first exhibit, Vantage Points, is set to open on Thursday, May 19 at 7 pm. Vantage Points features the work of six talented artists who apply varying methods and imaginative processes for perceiving, interpreting, and translating the reality of nature…

Tribe Reports 23 New COVID-19 Cases: 9 Total Active

Tribe Reports 23 New COVID-19 Cases: 9 Total Active

  Onerahtohkó:wa/May 4, 2022 AKWESASNE — The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s COVID-19 Response Team reported 23 new positive cases of COVID-19 in the southern portion of Akwesasne from April 26, 2022 to May 4, 2022. Fourteen (14) cases have completed their 5-day isolation period however, nine…

Spring Seminar Series Underway at Business Enterprise Centre

Spring Seminar Series Underway at Business Enterprise Centre

Cornwall, Ontario – The popular Spring Seminar Series has returned and local business owners are set to benefit. “There has never been a more challenging time to be a small business owner,” says Shauna Baggs, Business Consultant with the Cornwall Business Enterprise Centre. “Our seminars…

Emergency Preparedness can be a Life Saver!

Emergency Preparedness can be a Life Saver!

  April 29, 2022 May 1 through 7 is Emergency Preparedness Week, and the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) is reminding you to ensure you and your family are ready in case of emergency. There may be little to no warning before an emergency, so it is important to be prepared ahead of time.…

OPINION: Doing your part during a wave without restrictions

OPINION: Doing your part during a wave without restrictions

Here we are again, at the beginning of another wave of the pandemic. Despite the rising COVID numbers, in terms of infections and hospitalizations, I do believe that this will be the last, or second to last wave. I do not believe that this wave will be as severe as previous waves thanks to the now…