City’s first environment newsletter outlines green initiatives

City’s first environment newsletter outlines green initiatives

CORNWALL, Ontario - The City of Cornwall released its first ever environment newsletter and it details various initiatives the City and its partners are undertaking to tackle the issue and effects of climate change. Sustainability Coordinator outlines vision The City of Cornwall has hired a Sustainability…

LOCAL COVID UPDATE

LOCAL COVID UPDATE

Local Covid Numbers updated December 3, 2021 @ 2:59 pm   TOTAL ACTIVE CASES: 103 CURRENTLY HOSPITALIZED: 5 PATIENTS IN ICU: 1 TOTAL NUMBER OF DEATHS:  131 TOTAL CUMMULATIVE CASES: 6,108 TOTAL NUMBER OF TESTS CONDUCTED IN EOHU REGION: 174,216 TOTAL NUMBER OF COVID-19 VACCINES…

OPP stop stolen vehicle near Bainsville

OPP stop stolen vehicle near Bainsville

These charges have yet to be proven in court. POSSESSION OF STOLEN MOTOR VEHICLE - Charges Laid (SOUTH GLENGARRY, ON) - On November 26, 2021, shortly after 11:00 a.m. Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police assisted by the HSD (Highway Safety Division) observed a motor vehicle…

Le BSEO est à peine derrière la moyenne provinciale en fait de vaccination

Le BSEO est à peine derrière la moyenne provinciale en fait de vaccination

CORNWALL, Ontario - Aujourd’hui, la solliciteuse générale Sylvia Jones, et la vice-première ministre et ministre de la Santé Christine Elliot onts souligné une étape importante dans le déploiement de la vaccination contre la COVID-19 en Ontario. « Nous sommes heureux d’annoncer qu’en…

Dances With Words: Do you know where you’re at?

Dances With Words: Do you know where you’re at?

Back then, I mean way back then, the world was flat (except for some mountains, such as Ben Nevis and Arthur’s Seat), surrounded by a very large body of water to the west. Beyond that, on the far edge of the map, just before you fell off, there was ‘hic sunt dracones’ (that’s ‘here be dragons’…

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…

Ragged Ts – You’ve come a long way, baby!

Ragged Ts – You’ve come a long way, baby!

Let me back up a half a century… I don’t remember a time when I wasn’t fascinated by a sewing machine. I couldn’t have been more than three or four when I first remember seeing my grandmother sew on a treadle machine, rocking the foot pedal back and forth, giving it a boost with the hand wheel. Grandma…

Morrisburg Jr. C Lions beat Inferno in OT

Morrisburg Jr. C Lions beat Inferno in OT

MORRISBURG – The Morrisburg Jr. C Lions are off to their best season start since moving to the National Capital Junior Hockey League six years ago. One-third into the season, the Lions have four wins and nine losses and are on track to exceed the 2017-18 season when the team earned 11 wins. The…

United Way Centraide SDG 2021 Holiday Wine & Gourmet Tastings hybrid event raised $60,000!

United Way Centraide SDG 2021 Holiday Wine & Gourmet Tastings hybrid event raised $60,000!

CORNWALL, DEC 3 United Way Centraide Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry is thrilled to announce that its ninth annual Holiday Wine & Gourmet Tastings Gala, proudly supported by Marty Benson and hosted by Boom 101.9’s Dan Allaire and Bill Halman, raised $60,000 (net) for our communities. The hybrid…

‘Christmas in the Counties’ goes live, shop local this holiday season

‘Christmas in the Counties’ goes live, shop local this holiday season

THE COUNTY, Ontario – We’re spreading the holiday cheer in SDG! The United Counties of Stormont-Dundas-Glengarry is imploring residents and visitors to the County to invest in locally-operated businesses this holiday season. And we’ve helped to kickstart the holiday shopping season by purchasing…

Une Touche de Noël 2021

Une Touche de Noël 2021

CORNWALL, Ontario - Le vendredi 3 décembre, vivez l’esprit de Noël en vous promenant dans Stormont Nord pour voir plus de 50 véranda magnifiquement ornés de décorations de Noël. Tous les profits de la tournée des véranda a Une Touche de Noël seront versés pour soutenir les activités récréatives…

Queen’s Park Update, November 26, 2021

Queen’s Park Update, November 26, 2021

This week I announced my retirement as Member of Provincial Parliament for Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry effective June 1, 2022. I have truly enjoyed serving as our community's MPP for the past decade. I have been blessed with a wonderful family, especially my wife Margie and a group of colleagues…