Downtown Cornwall Shines with New Love Sign

Downtown Cornwall Shines with New Love Sign

The Cornwall Downtown Business Improvement Association (DBIA) has unveiled a new illuminated "Love Downtown Cornwall" sign at 101 Pitt St, marking a major milestone in its Downtown Lighting project. The sign, prominently displayed on the south-facing facade of Tilly's building, aims to enhance the downtown…

Glengarry Memorial Hospital Awarded Best Practice Spotlight Organization (BPSO) Designation by the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO)

Glengarry Memorial Hospital Awarded Best Practice Spotlight Organization (BPSO) Designation by the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO)

Hôpital Glengarry Memorial Hospital (HGMH) is proud to announce that it has been awarded the prestigious Best Practice Spotlight Organization (BPSO) designation by the Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO). This honour recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing the highest standard…

Police charge educational assistant over alleged relationship with former student

Police charge educational assistant over alleged relationship with former student

Police say an educational assistant at St. Mary's Catholic School in the City of Welland has been charged with sexual assault and interference over an alleged intimate relationship with a 14-year-old male. Niagara Regional Police say a 48-year-old female was in a relationship with the victim, who is…

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…

Union drive didn't cut it with barbers

Union drive didn't cut it with barbers

The International Barber's Union membership drive in July 1963 wasn't cutting it with most local barbers, including the owner of the Capitol Shop in downtown Cornwall. The union was attempting to sign up at least 90% of the city's 56 barbers but was struggling with just a handful on board. To put…

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…

World Chimpanzee Day

World Chimpanzee Day

July 14 is World Chimpanzee Day These incredibly clever and delightfully social little primates are adorable to look at and fascinating to experience in person. Sadly, the populations of chimpanzees have gotten smaller and smaller due a variety of factors, and today all four of the subspecies of chimpanzees…

“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…

Intelligent watering: Invite home automation into your garden!

Intelligent watering: Invite home automation into your garden!

Home automation is a modern technology that allows you to control various systems in your home using your smartphone. It’s an efficient way to save energy and money. If you have a garden, it’s a great idea to consider home automation for optimizing plant watering and conserving drinking water. How…

Hurry up and wait

Hurry up and wait

Hurry up and wait. Military people are familiar with that apparently paradoxical concept. Troops are told to hurry up and assemble and rapidly move to one location. And when they get there, they stand around doing nothing, while waiting for something to happen. Evidently, there is method behind the madness;…