Community Living Month Flag-Raising Ceremony

Community Living Month Flag-Raising Ceremony

Cornwall, Ontario - Community Living Stormont County marked the beginning of Community Living Month by hosting its annual flag-raising ceremony on May 9th at 340 Pitt Street. The event was attended by Cornwall Mayor Justin Towndale, who officially proclaimed May as Community Living Month. "Community…

WDMH Launches Rheumatology Clinic

WDMH Launches Rheumatology Clinic

Welcome to Dr. Shannon Meilleur who has joined the WDMH team to lead a new Rheumatology Clinic starting June 6th. Rheumatology is the branch of medicine devoted to the diagnosis and management of autoimmune disorders where the common feature is inflammation in the bones, muscles, joints and internal…

Blues edge Mustangs 1-0 to win Centennial Cup

OAKVILLE, Ont. — The "Redemption Tour" for the Collingwood Blues is complete. A second-period goal by Jack Silverman was all the offence the Blues needed to post a 1-0 victory over the Melfort Mustangs in Sunday's Centennial Cup championship final. The Blues, who were knocked out of the quarterfinal…

How a delinquent cyclist made city legal history

How a delinquent cyclist made city legal history

It was the first and perhaps only time in local legal history that a bicyclist has been charged and convicted of careless driving. So, when a 16-year-old Cornwall teen was found guilty on May 16, 1948 of striking and injuring a female pedestrian, his case went into the local court history books. Court…

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…

After 50-year “battle,” Glens, Rebels plan to start new season as Brigade

After 50-year “battle,” Glens, Rebels plan to start new season as Brigade

After waging “The Battle of Glengarry” for about 50 seasons, the Alexandria Glens and Char-Lan Rebels “are burying the hatchet” to form The Glengarry Brigade, aiming to ice a winning team in the Eastern Ontario Junior B Hockey League beginning this fall. “With the changing dynamic of the…

Stepmother’s Day

Stepmother’s Day

May 19 is Stepmother’s Day. Most of us cherish and celebrate Mother’s Day, and we all know it. But have you heard of Stepmother’s Day? If you haven’t, no worries; it’s been officially celebrated for only two decades. As the name implies, it is dedicated to stepmothers, and it is the day…

Stay Protected! COVID-19 XBB Vaccines Available in EOHU Region

Stay Protected! COVID-19 XBB Vaccines Available in EOHU Region

The new COVID-19 XBB vaccines will be available at the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) vaccination clinics as well as participating pharmacies and physician offices starting the week of October 16. The vaccine will be available for everyone aged 6 months and over if it has been at least 6 months since…

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…

5 golden rules  for a productive vegetable garden

5 golden rules for a productive vegetable garden

Do you want to start your very first veg­etable garden? Did your last attempt go differently than planned? Put on your gardening gloves and follow these five tried-and-tested tips.   1. Choose the right spot A healthy garden needs at least six hours of sunshine a day. Choose a bright spot…

Time for Poilievre to Elevate the Political Conversation

Time for Poilievre to Elevate the Political Conversation

In the latest episode of Question Period on Parliament Hill, Speaker Greg Fergus expelled Pierre Poilievre, the leader of the Conservative Party and the official opposition, from the Commons. His offense? Calling Prime Minister Justin Trudeau a "wacko." Such language might be dismissed as playground…