Your City Hall Bulletin for Cornwall Ontario for Tuesday June 21, 2011

Your City Hall Bulletin for Cornwall Ontario for Tuesday June 21, 2011

Here is your City of Cornwall Ontario Bulletin for June 21, 2011 Click the Bulletin to blow up to full size!  Click the X on the bottom right corner to blow up even larger! For complete information on City Programs and Services visit Cornwall Ontario at www.Cornwall.ca Check out Cornwall Ontario on Facebook too!

Agape Centre holds their AGM – 40 years strong! Story & photo by Don Smith – June 21, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Agape Centre holds their AGM – 40 years strong! Story & photo by Don Smith – June 21, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – A few dozen early risers attended the Agape Centre’s 40th Annual General Meeting this morning.  After a guided tour of the operation, the meeting got underway in St. Columban Parish Activity Centre, located in the same building as Agape.  The two organizations share resources from time to time, as is the case with Agape’s […]

Le Collectif franco travaille fort! – Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire – 21 juin, 2011

Le Collectif franco travaille fort! – Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire – 21 juin, 2011

Cornwall ON – Le Collectif franco a tenu sa 2e rencontre annuelle le 15 juin dernier au Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie, à Cornwall. Une douzaine d’organismes francophones de Cornwall, dont l’ACFO SDG, Généalogie et archives Saint-Laurent et la Parade des Nations, y étaient représentés pour cette 3e réunion depuis leur début en septembre […]

Star Tek Evacuated in Cornwall Ontario after Employees fall faint – 20+ taken to hospital – June 20, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario UPDATED

Star Tek Evacuated in Cornwall Ontario after Employees fall faint – 20+ taken to hospital – June 20, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario UPDATED

Cornwall ON – Several workers fell ill at Star Tek in Cornwall Ontario this morning.  Fire services have yet to verify the cause and the building has been evacuated and remains so until the all clear is given.   Star Tek was in the news recently as 398 Cornwall employees are set to be laid […]

Rachel’s Kids Raises $110,000 at its 7th Annual Summer Garden Party and Charity Auction – June 19, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Rachel’s Kids Raises $110,000 at its 7th Annual Summer Garden Party and Charity Auction – June 19, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Rachel’s Kids’ held its 7th Annual Summer Garden Party and Charity Auction at the Cornwall home of  chairperson, Dr. Rachel Navaneelan.  Over the afternoon, 400 guests from the local community helped to raise $110,000 for children in need – both in Cornwall and around the world. The highlight of the day was […]

The Cornwall Free News Celebrates our 4,000 Story – Still Number one in Cornwall, and Dirty Town Under a Crooked Bridge – June 18, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

The Cornwall Free News Celebrates our 4,000 Story – Still Number one in Cornwall, and Dirty Town Under a Crooked Bridge – June 18, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – We’ve been busy since February of 2009!    We just celebrated our 4,000 story!    Along with your over 11,000 comments that’s a very busy little online newspaper!    Thanks to all of our sponsors for helping to make it happen, and of course you, our amazing viewers without who we could […]

Hommage aux troupes canadiennes grâce à la murale « Portraits honorifiques » – Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire – 18 juin, 2011

Hommage aux troupes canadiennes grâce à la murale « Portraits honorifiques » – Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire – 18 juin, 2011

Cornwall ON – L’immense peinture murale « Portraits honorifiques » s’est arrêtée à Cornwall durant deux jours au début de cette semaine, lundi le 13 et mardi le 14 juin. Cette murale représente les visages de 155 soldats, marins et membres de l’Armée canadienne morts au combat en Afghanistan. L’oeuvre, créée par Dave Sopha, mesure 10 pieds X 50 pieds. Depuis […]

Cornwall and Area Chamber of Commerce Mourns the Loss of Douglass Randlett – 1st Vice President After Motorcycle Collision – June 17, 2011

Cornwall and Area Chamber of Commerce Mourns the Loss of Douglass Randlett – 1st Vice President After Motorcycle Collision – June 17, 2011

Cornwall ON – The Cornwall and Area Chamber of Commerce has lost another member and board executive.  Douglass Randlett of Long Sault lost his life in a motorcycle accident Thursday.   He was travelling westbound on South Branch Road and was involved in a collision with a pick-up truck travelling eastbound turning north on to McConnell […]

Nouveau parc à l’école Marie-Tanguay : le parc Soeur Elaine Robitaille – 25 juin, 2011

Nouveau parc à l’école Marie-Tanguay : le parc Soeur Elaine Robitaille –  25 juin, 2011

Cornwall ON – L’école élémentaire catholique Marie-Tanguay a choisi de nommer son nouveau parc, qui sera créé le 25 juin prochain, Sœur Elaine Robitaille, une Soeur Sainte-Croix. L’organisme canadien Let Them Be Kids, qui aidera la construction des nouvelles structures pour la cour et qui a donné de l’argent afin d’aider la realisation du projet, a […]

Time’s Running Out to Buy Your Ticket for Rachel’s Kids Charity Raffle – June 18, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Time’s Running Out to Buy Your Ticket for Rachel’s Kids Charity Raffle – June 18, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Buy a ticket for Rachel’s Kids’  2011 Charity Raffle!   All proceeds go to the Pediatric Unit of the Cornwall Community Hospital!   All prizes being drawn this Saturday June  18, 2011! . Would you pay $50 for a new car? How about for an Apple iPad or a diamond pendant? Well now you […]

Moustache Joe’s Wine Tasting for June Celebrates the Francis Ford Coppola Winery – June 21st, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Moustache Joe’s Wine Tasting for June  Celebrates the Francis Ford Coppola Winery – June 21st, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Moutache Joe’s (109 Pitt Street 613 937 0700) is hosting their Wine Tasting event Tuesday June 21, 2011 starting at 6:45.    The five course meal; always an epicurean delight; comes with a theme night of wine tasting. This occasion celebrates the wines of Francis Ford Coppola’s Napa Valley Winery.   For […]

Mark A MacDonald to Succeed MPP Jim Brownell – Wins Provincial Liberal Nomination in SD&SG Ontario HD VIDEO – June 14, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Mark A MacDonald to Succeed MPP Jim Brownell – Wins Provincial Liberal Nomination in SD&SG Ontario  HD VIDEO – June 14, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – It was very tough for me to watch the Liberal nomination in SD&SG last night.    I had admiration and respect for all three of the contenders and they all had different advantages and flaws. My paternal grand-father was as pro boxer though and I have to admit I admired the sheer […]

ST. LAWRENCE RIVER – GATES OF THE IROQUOIS DAM RAISED – June 14, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario OPG

ST. LAWRENCE RIVER – GATES OF THE IROQUOIS DAM RAISED – June 14, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario  OPG

Cornwall ON – In accordance with the operating regulations of the International St. Lawrence River Board of Control, Ontario Power Generation’s Ottawa/St. Lawrence Plant Group advises users of the St. Lawrence River, including recreational boaters and anglers, that all of the gates of the Iroquois Dam have been raised to their normal position.   Brent […]

Une centaine de jeunes athlètes de l’école La Citadelle récompensés au Gala sportif 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Une centaine de jeunes athlètes de l’école La Citadelle récompensés au Gala sportif 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – L’association athlétique de l’école secondaire catholique La Citadelle a tenu le vendredi 3 juin son Gala sportif annuel. Lors de ce gala, ils ont récompensé une centaine de jeunes athlètes qui ont réalisé une multitude d’exploits durant l’année scolaire 2010-2011. Cette année, sous le thème d’une soirée casino, 300 Patriotes et entraîneurs […]

Trois grands gagnants de l’école L’Héritage aux Jeux Olympiques spéciaux 2011 du CEPEO – Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire

Trois grands gagnants de l’école L’Héritage aux Jeux Olympiques spéciaux 2011 du CEPEO – Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire

Orleans ON – Zachery Morey, 9e année, Nathalie Lanteigne, 8e année, et Liam Kennedy, 7e année, de l’école secondaire publique L’Héritage, ont été honorés lors de la 10e édition des Jeux Olympiques spéciaux du Conseil des écoles publiques de l’Est de l’Ontario (CEPEO). L’évènement avait lieu le 31 mai à l’école secondaire Gisèle Lalonde, à Orléans. Zachery s’est […]