CSCE ANNUAL AUCTION

CSCE ANNUAL AUCTION

MORE THAN $11,300 Raised for our LOCAL Communities! After two years in virtual mode, the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) was very excited to finally hold its annual auction in person on Thursday, December 1 at the Bonnie Glen Pavilion in Alexandria. This fundraising event, which…

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Closely Monitors Indian Child Welfare Act Case

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Closely Monitors Indian Child Welfare Act Case

AKWESASNE - On Kentenhkó:wa/November 9, 2022, the U.S. Supreme Court began hearing oral arguments in the Brackeen v. Haalland case that involves the constitutionality of the federal Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA). The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe joined an Amicus Brief in a show of unity and support for…

Rachel Homan defeats Eun Ji Gim 6-2 at Grand Slam of Curling’s Masters

Rachel Homan defeats Eun Ji Gim 6-2 at Grand Slam of Curling’s Masters

OAKVILLE, Ont. — Rachel Homan defeated South Korea's Eun Ji Gim 6-2 on Wednesday night at the Grand Slam of Curling's Masters competition. Homan, from Ottawa, secured the round-robin victory with three points in the seventh end. In other results, Sweden's Anna Hasselborg dumped Switzerland's Silvana…

VENTE AUX ENCHÈRES ANNUELLE DU CSCE

VENTE AUX ENCHÈRES ANNUELLE DU CSCE

PLUS DE 11 300 $ AMASSÉ POUR NOS COMMUNAUTÉS LOCALES! Après deux années à organiser sa vente aux enchères annuelle en mode virtuel, le Centre de santé communautaire de l'Estrie (CSCE) était très enthousiaste à l’idée d’enfin pouvoir tenir l’événement en personne le jeudi 1er décembre…

Rail Crossing was Tragedy Waiting to Happen

Rail Crossing was Tragedy Waiting to Happen

A federal government agency’s bureaucratic foot dragging set the stage for Cornwall’s worst fatal accident in 24 years when a car carrying four teen-agers on Nov. 8, 1963 was broad sided by a fast-moving freight train. The station wagon carrying the four – ages 18, 16, 15 and 14 – was struck…

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…

Cornwall Sleep Dentistry for Kids Sets the Bar for Prompt, Compassionate Care

Cornwall Sleep Dentistry for Kids Sets the Bar for Prompt, Compassionate Care

Cornwall Sleep Dentistry for Kids is owned by Dr. Daniel Hovsepian, who runs several private dental clinics serving a large part of Quebec and Eastern Ontario. Dr. Hovsepian, known as Dr. Dan, started working in Akwesasne in 2008 and has offered services in Cornwall since 2015. Dr. Dan is very passionate…

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…

Your Weekly Horoscope

Your Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF DECEMBER 4 TO 10, 2022 The luckiest signs this week: Gemini, Cancer and Leo ARIES You won’t be at a loss for words this week. However, it’s important to have all the information before you speak. You may have to translate something to avoid confusion. TAURUS You’ll feel the need…

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…

Trailblazing local auctioneer retires

Trailblazing local auctioneer retires

Going once, going twice, … gone Theresa Taylor is retiring from auctioneering. Taylor is the auctioneer and mastermind behind Theresa Taylor and Associates Auctioneering. With 25 years of serving her community, Taylor is known for professional selling with integrity and heart, complemented by…

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…