60 Local Kids Took Flight Thanks to Cornwall Flying Club

60 Local Kids Took Flight Thanks to Cornwall Flying Club

On Saturday, October 1, 2022, approximately 60 local children and their families were invited by the Cornwall Flying Club/COPA flt 59 to participate in COPA's Discover Aviation Program. With the help of volunteers and four experienced pilots who donated their time and aircrafts, many kids got to experience…

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrating New Business Launch in Martintown: Dish Wish Catering and Comfort Food

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrating New Business Launch in Martintown: Dish Wish Catering and Comfort Food

MARTINTOWN, Ontario, October 1, 2022 – The Township of South Glengarry hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony in Martintown on Saturday to mark the grand opening of Dish Wish, a catering company and store offering fresh and frozen gourmet prepared meals for busy families and individuals. Chef Robbie Laroche,…

Ontario’s electricity sector will need more natural gas generation: report

Ontario’s electricity sector will need more natural gas generation: report

TORONTO — Ontario plans to secure more natural gas generation in order to fuel an expected surge in demand for electricity, the energy minister said Friday, the latest announcement in what critics describe as a scramble in the face of a potential energy shortage. Energy Minister Todd Smith had asked…

Le gouvernement protège les populations d’orignal

Le gouvernement protège les populations d’orignal

Le gouvernement de l’Ontario protège l’orignal contre la récolte illégale. Des preuves ont été rassemblées sur une période de 32 mois dans le cadre d’une enquête conjointe du ministère des Richesses naturelles et des Forêts, d’Environnement Canada ainsi que du ministère des Forêts,…

A Good and Faithful Servant

A Good and Faithful Servant

Where were you when Kennedy was shot? Where were you when the Moon landing took place? Where were you when the World Trade Centre was hit? I can recall the time, place and circumstances of each of those events. You probably can too. Let’s explore some other memorable events. King George VI died…

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…

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 or…

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…

Royal LePage Performance Realty Prepares for 9th Annual Peanut Butter Challenge

Royal LePage Performance Realty Prepares for 9th Annual Peanut Butter Challenge

It's that time of the year!  Peanut  Butter time!  Royal LePage Performance Realty is preparing for their 9th Annual Peanut Butter Challenge in support of the Agapè Centre starting on November 1st and for the whole month of November. November 2021 Challenge saw a record number of 1,537+  jars…

Annual Kids, Cops and Fishing Event

Annual Kids, Cops and Fishing Event

The annual Kids, Cops and Fishing event, organized by the Cornwall Police Association (CPA), was held on Saturday, October 1st. Approximately 30 local youth were invited to come down to the St. Lawrence River and learn how to fish alongside members of the CPS and take a ride on the RCMP boat. Participants…

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…