Possession of Molotov cocktail charge

The Cornwall Police Service has charged Brandon Lessard, 30, of Cornwall, with two counts of failing to comply with a probation order and one count of possession of incendiary material. June 28, police responded to a suspicious person complaint and found the man was allegedly testing a Molotov cocktail…

Getting a Diagnosis Without Leaving Home

Getting a Diagnosis Without Leaving Home

When a Dundas Manor resident isn’t feeling well, a trip to the hospital is not necessarily the best medicine. Often the transition can be difficult and uncomfortable. New equipment at Dundas Manor is helping residents get the diagnoses they need, without leaving their home. Dundas Manor purchased…

Two deaths in listeriosis outbreak linked to plant-based milk recall

Two deaths in listeriosis outbreak linked to plant-based milk recall

OTTAWA — Two people have died after an outbreak of listeriosis trigged a national recall of certain plant-based milks, the Public Health Agency of Canada said Wednesday. Silk brand almond milk, coconut milk, almond-coconut milk and oat milk were recalled earlier this month, as was Great Value brand…

Le Festival International Afro et Diversité de Cornwall SDG est fier d’annoncer son édition spéciale de 2024

Le Festival International Afro et Diversité de Cornwall SDG est fier d’annoncer son édition spéciale de 2024

Le Festival International Afro et Diversité de Cornwall SDG est fier d'annoncer son édition spéciale de 2024 du 12 au 14 Juillet, qui se tiendra au parc Lamoureux de Cornwall avec pour thème: Cet événement incontournable mettra en lumière la richesse culturelle, avec pour invités d'honneur…

Passenger elevator still down… food hall restaurants and seating

Passenger elevator still down… food hall restaurants and seating

Did you know that the Cornwall Square passenger elevator continues to be “out of service” as the Schindler Elevator team await the replacement parts to arrive and install.  The Schindler Elevator service people have pointed out to me that one of the biggest contributors to the negative impact on…

A “Heaven on Earth” during a time of need

Ruby and her husband, James, have experienced the love and compassion of Hospice time and time again. Ruby is a kind soul with a big heart. Throughout her chosen career of volunteering with the Canadian Cancer Society for over twenty years, Ruby found a passion for supporting her community. When the…

Centre 105 – Providing Breakfast. Creating Community.

Centre 105 – Providing Breakfast. Creating Community.

Our Centre 105 Team hopes all is well with everyone in our community! We hope that the first few months of 2023 have been positive! We would like to start off by saying thank you for voting Centre 105 as the Top Not-For-Profit, through Community Votes Cornwall, for the second year in a row! Congratulations…

Knights Swing to Sizzling Victory

Knights Swing to Sizzling Victory

On Sunday, July 7, the Ottawa Knights triumphed over the Canada Reds Prospect with a narrow 5-4 victory at Black Sox Field in Legion Park during a U16 regular-season game. The bright summer sun shone down, casting long shadows over the field. Despite the scorching 28°C heat, parents and spectators…

Beryl Rain Clears for Stroll the Streets

Beryl Rain Clears for Stroll the Streets

Downtown Cornwall came alive on July 11th with the "Stroll The Streets" event, offering an afternoon and evening of fun and philanthropy after the rain from the remnants of Hurricane Beryl cleared in the afternoon. Over 60 businesses, including Echo Trends, Riley's Bakery, Kid's Korner, Olde Tyme Tattoo,…

“Be brave”

“Be brave”

 Do not be afraid to step outside your comfort zone. That is some of the advice Neha Chugh, founder of Chugh Law Professional Corporation, has for graduates of St. Lawrence College, where she will receive an honorary diploma during the May 31 convocation ceremonies. A question and answer session…

Pest alert: the tomato hornworm

Pest alert: the tomato hornworm

The tomato hornworm is a formidable yet fascinating pest, capable of causing substantial damage to crops like tomatoes, peppers, eggplants and potatoes. Understanding this caterpillar is crucial for farmers seeking to safeguard their yields. Here’s what you need to know. Identification and appearance The…

2024 Cornwall and Area Job Fair breaks records, signaling positive impact on community employment

2024 Cornwall and Area Job Fair breaks records, signaling positive impact on community employment

The Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area (SDC) and the Employability Network proudly announce the resounding success of the 2024 Cornwall and Area Job Fair, held on Wednesday, April 24th, at the Cornwall Civic Complex. This year's event shattered previous attendance records, with an outstanding…

Opioid overdose:  react fast to prevent the worst

Opioid overdose: react fast to prevent the worst

Do you know someone taking opioids prescribed by a doctor or bought illegally? Here’s what you need to know to help them if they overdose.   What’s naloxone? Naloxone is an antidote to opioid overdoses. In its intranasal form, it’s often available for free and without a prescription…

Fighting over communications is not a good look for Cornwall

Fighting over communications is not a good look for Cornwall

Unless you have been away from planet Earth lately, you do not need to be reminded that the city of Cornwall’s communication department has been the subject of heated debate over the last few months. Back in April, some council members’ pulses raced when they learned that the city had paid $101,700…