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Opinion

MAC’s MUSINGS: Remembering Sultan Jessa

MAC’s MUSINGS: Remembering Sultan Jessa

—  13 September 2019

Perhaps it was fate that brought Sultan Jessa to Cornwall in 1972. Whatever it was,…

OPINION: The most important pillar

OPINION: The most important pillar

—  31 August 2019

On Monday night, Cornwall City Council met to discuss their strategic plan for 2019-2022. In…

OPINION: Getting your money’s worth

OPINION: Getting your money’s worth

—  25 August 2019

Did you know that your Cornwall City Councilllor makes less money than their South Glengarry…

OPINION: The beach and a bus

OPINION: The beach and a bus

—  18 August 2019

A couple of weeks ago, Cornwall’s Planning Advisory Committee (PAC) reviewed the final draft…

Mac’s Musings: Dark side of jail’s past dug up

Mac’s Musings: Dark side of jail’s past dug up

—  16 August 2019

Foundation excavation work on Cornwall Jail in August,1938 dug up a dark side of the old…

OPINION: Ontario provides more tools for police to find missing persons

OPINION: Ontario provides more tools for police to find missing persons

—  12 August 2019

ONTARIO - When a loved one goes missing, swift action is critical. That’s why our government…

Mac’s Musings: It will take more than thoughts and prayers

Mac’s Musings: It will take more than thoughts and prayers

—  8 August 2019

Cory Booker, the first African-American from New Jersey elected to the United States Senate,…

Dances With Words: Just sit down and pedal

Dances With Words: Just sit down and pedal

—  5 August 2019

Last week we paddled together, and I must say, we got along together quite well. Today…

Canada geese are a real nuisance because of what they leave behind

Canada geese are a real nuisance because of what they leave behind

—  4 August 2019

Canada geese maybe native to our country but they are certainly not our national bird contrary…

Mac’s Musings: Death of a popular swimming hole

Mac’s Musings: Death of a popular swimming hole

—  3 August 2019

In the  heat and sweltering humidity of mid-July 1959 the  United Counties Health Unit…