Cornwall man charged with kidnapping

Cornwall man charged with kidnapping

NORTH GLENGARRY, Ontario - On July 11, 2019 at approximately 5:56 a.m., members of the Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a home invasion in a residence on Kenyon Concession Rd. 8 in North Glengarry Twp. The investigation has…

Les clubs Optimistes français en fête à Cornwall

Les clubs Optimistes français en fête à Cornwall

CORNWALL (Ontario) - Les clubs Optimistes de langue française de l’est de l’Ontario se sont réunis à Cornwall le samedi 2 novembre pour l’une de leurs réunions annuelles. C’était une réunion spéciale pour le club français Optimiste de Cornwall/ Club Octagon du Cornwall, qui célébrait…

Lowe’s Cornwall one of 34 ‘underperforming’ locations, set to close

Lowe’s Cornwall one of 34 ‘underperforming’ locations, set to close

CORNWALL, Ontario - Our city's Lowe's storefront may close as soon as Jan. 2020 following a company-wide strategic review, which has announced the closure of 34 'underperforming' stores across Canada. Cornwall Seaway News reached out to Lowe's Cornwall employees and management staff, via phone, email…

Sticks in the street for Santa

Sticks in the street for Santa

CORNWALL, Ontario - Saturday was Hockey day in Cornwall as the Cornwall Police Services (CPS) hosted the seventh annual street hockey challenge took over a stretch of Montreal Rd., during the afternoon on Nov. 16. “This is an event that’s been going on for seven years. It’s a three on three…

Home for Christmas

Home for Christmas

While sharing testimony, a number of years ago, someone explained to me the notion of living life wide, or deep. That you can set up roots in one place and grow your life, deep like a majestic oak, or spread your seeds in the wind like rolling fields of dancing wild flowers. Neither is right nor wrong,…

Game time in Cornwall?

Game time in Cornwall?

CORNWALL, Ontario - At their next meeting on Nov. 12, Cornwall City Council will be voting on whether they should repeal an old by-law banning arcades within city limits. As it stands now, zoning restrictions within the city prohibits the creation of arcades and also prohibits businesses from having…

Bear-A-Thon supports loving Christmas for kids

Bear-A-Thon supports loving Christmas for kids

CORNWALL, Ontario - Rachel's Kids House of Hope is holding a Bear-A-Thon today, Wednesday, Nov. 13. They are asking the public to sponsor 150 bears for 150 children this Christmas. The bears are 4 ft. tall and come with a gift card for Kids Korner in Cornwall. To sponsor a bear, Rachel's Kids are…

OPINION: The generosity of this community is amazing

OPINION: The generosity of this community is amazing

The generosity of the Cornwall community is amazing and it isn’t even December yet. As we get into the Christmas season, I wanted to share a few stories on the difference that charity and volunteering make in Cornwall. You might not see everyone in Cornwall who is making a difference. They might…