Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council Approves Final Draft of Amended Adult Use Cannabis Ordinance

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council Approves Final Draft of Amended Adult Use Cannabis Ordinance

AKWESASNE — (Ohiarí:ha/June 13, 2024) In accordance with the 2013 Tribal Procedures Act notice was provided to the Community regarding proposed amendments to the Adult Use Cannabis Ordinance (TCR 2023-05). During the comment period, community members submitted comments regarding the Ordinance.  The…

RRCA receives 89 acres from McKay Family

RRCA receives 89 acres from McKay Family

The McKay family has established a natural legacy in South Glengarry through a donation of  89 acres to the Raisin Region Conservation Authority (RRCA). Located near Williamstown, the property features a diverse range of landscapes, including old forests and significant wetlands, and is home to a…

CFL fines veteran kickers over chipped football controversy

CFL fines veteran kickers over chipped football controversy

TORONTO — Kickers Sergio Castillo, Brett Lauther, Sean Whyte and Lewis Ward were fined by the CFL on Friday after publicly speaking out on the league's use of chipped footballs on field-goal attempts. Castillo took issue with the chipped balls in the Winnipeg Blue Bombers' season-opening 27-12 home…

 Premier match de football féminin 

 Premier match de football féminin 

Le 4 juin 2024, les écoles St. Joseph's Catholic Secondary School et École secondaire catholique La Citadelle se sont rencontrées pour jouer les premiers matchs de football féminin à Cornwall. Trois équipes d'une vingtaine de joueuses chacune se sont affrontées dans un jamboree où les passes,…

Register for the TD Summer Reading Club at SDG Library

Register for the TD Summer Reading Club at SDG Library

TD Summer Reading Club is Canada’s biggest, bilingual summer reading program for kids of all ages, all interests, and all abilities. This free program is co-created and delivered by more than 2,000 public libraries across Canada. Each year, SDG Library hosts a TD Summer Reading Club, offering the…

A “Heaven on Earth” during a time of need

Ruby and her husband, James, have experienced the love and compassion of Hospice time and time again. Ruby is a kind soul with a big heart. Throughout her chosen career of volunteering with the Canadian Cancer Society for over twenty years, Ruby found a passion for supporting her community. When the…

Centre 105 – Providing Breakfast. Creating Community.

Centre 105 – Providing Breakfast. Creating Community.

Our Centre 105 Team hopes all is well with everyone in our community! We hope that the first few months of 2023 have been positive! We would like to start off by saying thank you for voting Centre 105 as the Top Not-For-Profit, through Community Votes Cornwall, for the second year in a row! Congratulations…

Former OHA Star Kaleb Lawrence Inks Deal with LA Kings

Former OHA Star Kaleb Lawrence Inks Deal with LA Kings

Orleans native Kaleb Lawrence has signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Los Angeles Kings. The 21-year-old forward, who played two seasons at the Ontario Hockey Academy (OHA) in Cornwall, is thrilled by this milestone. "Signing my first NHL contract was special for me and my family. I've…

YOUR WEEKLY HOROSCOPE

YOUR WEEKLY HOROSCOPE

WEEK OF JUNE 23 TO 29, 2024   The luckiest signs this week: Pisces, Aries and Taurus   ARIES In your relationship, you must express your needs and expectations clearly and confidently, even if it causes tension. This will be an opportunity to start fresh. You’ll rediscover…

Stay Protected! COVID-19 XBB Vaccines Available in EOHU Region

Stay Protected! COVID-19 XBB Vaccines Available in EOHU Region

The new COVID-19 XBB vaccines will be available at the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) vaccination clinics as well as participating pharmacies and physician offices starting the week of October 16. The vaccine will be available for everyone aged 6 months and over if it has been at least 6 months since…

2024 Cornwall and Area Job Fair breaks records, signaling positive impact on community employment

2024 Cornwall and Area Job Fair breaks records, signaling positive impact on community employment

The Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area (SDC) and the Employability Network proudly announce the resounding success of the 2024 Cornwall and Area Job Fair, held on Wednesday, April 24th, at the Cornwall Civic Complex. This year's event shattered previous attendance records, with an outstanding…

Advice to graduates: “Be brave”

Advice to graduates: “Be brave”

Do not be afraid to step outside your comfort zone. That is some of the advice Neha Chugh, founder of Chugh Law Professional Corporation, has for graduates of St. Lawrence College, where she received an honorary diploma during the May 31 convocation ceremonies. A question and answer session was…

Beer fast-track comes with a sobering price

Beer fast-track comes with a sobering price

What would you do with $225 million? Alas, few of us common folk would actually have to answer such a question, unless we win a lottery. But, the query is germane considering that is how much money, our money, the Ontario government is giving to foreign-owned beer giants. The province has announced…