Flavor Kingdom Offers Free Meal Kits for Kids to End Hunger

Flavor Kingdom Offers Free Meal Kits for Kids to End Hunger

Starting on August 20, 2022, Flavor Kingdom will be offering free meal kits for kids on the 20th of every month. These meal kits will be available to children under 12 for takeout from 11am to 5pm, and will include fresh seasonal veggies, fruits, juice, and a little dessert. "I really want to support…

Parkinson Community of Cornwall & Area hosts Spinning Wheels Tour 2022

Parkinson Community of Cornwall & Area hosts Spinning Wheels Tour 2022

On August 31 the Parkinson Community of Cornwall & Area is hosting the Spinning Wheels Tour 2022. The event will celebrate and acknowledge the incredible achievement of this team of three early onset Parkinson Cyclists and their driver that started in Victoria and will end in Newfoundland. They…

OPP discriminated against migrant workers in 2013 sexual assault investigation: HRTO

OPP discriminated against migrant workers in 2013 sexual assault investigation: HRTO

Provincial police discriminated against migrant workers based on their race when they conducted a DNA sweep as part of a 2013 sexual assault investigation, the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal has found. In a ruling released earlier this week, the tribunal said Ontario Provincial Police officers collected…

War Strikes Home for City Hockey Academy

War Strikes Home for City Hockey Academy

A brutal war thousands of kilometres away has struck home for the Cornwall-based Ontario Hockey Academy (OHA) with the death of a former student from the Ukraine, another victim of the senseless Russian invasion. Daniil Chochua, a 26-year-old Ukrainian soldier, was killed on Aug. 4 when struck by…

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…

The Quebec/Ontario Challenge at Cornwall Motor Speedway!

The Quebec/Ontario Challenge at Cornwall Motor Speedway!

  Cornwall, Ont –  The Quebec-Ontario Challenge was at Cornwall Motor Speedway for the second of five races for both the Restaurant Le Grinder 358-Modified and Lussier Chevrolet/DRIVR Academy Sportsman. Local runners showed the way around in the 60-lap Grinder Restaurant Quebec-Ontario…

Community Events

Community Events

To submit your event email: jmayer@seawaynews.media   CORNWALL NEWCOMERS CLUB welcomes women who have moved in the last 4 years to Cornwall and the SD&G Counties. Info: Louise 613-932-7557. IS SOMEONE’S DRINKING BOTHERING YOU? You are not alone. There is help and hope. Call 613-937-4880…

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…

Local Business Woman Represents Canada on International Stage

Local Business Woman Represents Canada on International Stage

The Cornwall and SD&G area was represented throughout the United States over the past month, as local startup founder, Shannon Ferguson, took part in the 2022 Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) program on a Collaboration Grant as an alumni. Shannon completed the prestigious YLAI Program…

COVID-19 Vaccines Now Available for 6 Months and Older

COVID-19 Vaccines Now Available for 6 Months and Older

  AKWESASNE — The Saint Regis Mohawk Health Services reported an overall vaccination rate of 68.4%, which is a decrease from the 72.4% rate previously reported. The updated vaccination rate reflects the addition of 400 children between the ages 6 months to 4-years old, who are now eligible…

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…