CPS arrest robbery suspect

CPS arrest robbery suspect

Cornwall, ON – David Miller, 65, of Cornwall was arrested on October 15th, 2020 and charged with robbery. It is alleged on October 7th, 2020, the man attended a Montreal Road business and demanded cash from an employee while brandishing an edged weapon, leaving the business with merchandise he did…

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EOHU won’t revert to Stage 2 yet

EOHU won’t revert to Stage 2 yet

CORNWALL, Ontario - On Friday, Oct. 9 the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) confirmed that it would not seek to revert the region back to Stage Two of the provincial COVID-19 re-opening plan just yet. The confirmation came after the province announced that Ottawa, Peel, and Toronto would all be set…

EOHU offers safe Halloween alternatives

EOHU offers safe Halloween alternatives

CORNWALL, Ontario - Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and recent significant increase in case counts, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) is strongly recommending that local residents avoid traditional ways of celebrating Halloween, including not trick-or-treating this year, but rather to choose…

Les dernières fermetures ordonnées par la Province ne toucheront pas la région du BSEO pour le moment

Les dernières fermetures ordonnées par la Province ne toucheront pas la région du BSEO pour le moment

CORNWALL, Ontario - Le Bureau de santé de l’est de l’Ontario (BSEO) surveille de près le nombre de cas de COVID-19, toutefois les plus récentes restrictions annoncées par le gouvernement provincial pour Ottawa, Toronto et Peel ne s’appliqueront pas à la région du BSEO pour le moment. «…

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Recognizing Elder Abuse on National Seniors Day

Recognizing Elder Abuse on National Seniors Day

EASTERN COUNTIES & AKWESASNE, Ontario - On Oct. 1, in honour of National Seniors Day, The Community Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse for the Eastern Counties and Akwasasne and its community partners will be recognizing that not all seniors are in the best of circumstances. In Canada alone…

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Support for Autism Spectrum Families

Support for Autism Spectrum Families

Support for Autism Spectrum Families Foundational family services are tailored to children’s needs and stages of development   Ontario is providing families in the Ontario Autism Program (OAP) with services to support their child's ongoing learning and development. Foundational family services…

Top furniture producer expanding Cornwall workforce

Top furniture producer expanding Cornwall workforce

Since moving to Cornwall in 1984, Ridgewood Industries has been a solid contributor to the economic well-being of the community and its residents. In operation for more than 50 years, Ridgewood Industries shares with its sister company Ameriwood in Wright City, MO, and its parent company Dorel Inc.,…

Summerheights Golf Links 2020 Club Championship

Summerheights Golf Links 2020 Club Championship

CORNWALL, Ontario - C-19 has changed everyday life since this past March. There is not much we do that hasn’t been affected in one way or another. Although Golf was one activity that could be enjoyed while maintaining self distancing. On the other hand, golf too had several of its own changes that…

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Crafting a Cure in a box

Crafting a Cure in a box

CORNWALL, Ontario - The annual Crafting a Cure fundraiser in support of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) has returned for another year, but like all events and fundraisers, the organizing committee has had to adapt to the realities of the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead of an in-person…

Grant to help small businesses pay for PPE

Grant to help small businesses pay for PPE

CORNWALL, Ontario - The Ontario government is continuing to help businesses rebuild, reinvest and create good jobs across the province with Ontario’s Main Street Recovery Plan and the soon to be introduced Main Street Recovery Act, 2020, legislation that would support small businesses and modernize…

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Kinsmen support Camp Kagama

Kinsmen support Camp Kagama

CORNWALL, Ontario - Since 1933, the Cornwall Kinsmen Club has raised funds through a range of activities and invested these funds in order to meet the Communities Greatest Needs.  These needs change from year to year and thus we adjust the flow of funds accordingly.  To assist us in our strategic process…

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OPINION:  Class will be  back in session

OPINION: Class will be back in session

This week the Ontario government announced that classes will return in person this fall. The reactions I have heard to this news locally has run the gamut from it being too soon, to outrage over the fact that all students Grade 4 to 12 will have to wear a mask. This question of whether or not to…