Salon des aînés 2011 : un succès sur toute la ligne! Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire

Salon des aînés 2011 : un succès sur toute la ligne! Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire

Cornwall ON – La 3e édition du Salon des aînés du Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) fut un véritable succès! En effet, l’évènement, qui avait comme thème cette année « On s’informe », a attiré plus de 110 personnes au Centre Charles-Émile Claude, l’hôte du Salon, le 9 juin 2011. « Ça roulait 100 milles à […]

Star Tek Drops 300 Jobs in Kingston and Shutters One Outlet – Cornwall Ontario former employees organize gathering – June 12, 2011

Star Tek Drops 300 Jobs in Kingston and Shutters One Outlet – Cornwall Ontario former employees organize gathering – June 12, 2011

Cornwall ON – Star Tek is letting  310 employees go and shutting down one of its sites in Kingston.  The company announced 100 new positions at its remaining Kingston location.    The company also has not made further notices in Cornwall where nearly 400 employees were given notices a while back.   Here in Cornwall […]

Letter to the Editor – Wild Garlic Vendors Damaging Plant Population – Thomas Vachon – Cornwall Ontario – June 11, 2011

Letter to the Editor – Wild Garlic Vendors Damaging Plant Population – Thomas Vachon – Cornwall Ontario – June 11, 2011

Cornwall ON – We’ve all seen them on the side of the road. Lines of bottles sitting in rows, with their signs written in black marker on a scrap piece of cardboard, all the while either oblivious or apathetic to the fact that their profits come at the cost of a species that carries a […]

“CYCLE FOR LYME” FOUNDER James Christie PEDALS OVER 1,000 KM WHILE RAISING AWARENESS FOR LYME DISEASE – Sunday June 12, 2011

“CYCLE FOR LYME” FOUNDER James Christie PEDALS OVER 1,000 KM WHILE RAISING AWARENESS FOR LYME DISEASE – Sunday June 12, 2011

Ottawa ON – James Christie, founder of “Cycle for Lyme”, is now past the midway mark in his goal to cycle 2,000 km in 30 days There is now a brand new tourist attraction that will be bringing people into the Markstay, Ontario, area by the bus load. If you follow highway 17 about 70 meters west […]

Part Gandhi, Part Joan of Arc, Brigette DePape Speaks at Anti-Harper Rally in Ottawa – June 10, 2011 HD VIDEO

Part Gandhi, Part Joan of Arc, Brigette DePape Speaks at Anti-Harper Rally in Ottawa – June 10, 2011  HD VIDEO

Ottawa ON – I got an urgent email this afternoon telling me to get myself to Ottawa to cover the first Anti-Harper rally.    Now it’s Friday and well..it’s Friday, but I hopped into my non air conditioned car and zoomed down.  Being a masochist I listened to CFRA ( AM 580) the right wing […]

SD&SG MPP Brownell Not Happy with Partisan Conservative Media Attack – June 10, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario HD VIDEO

SD&SG MPP Brownell Not Happy with Partisan Conservative Media Attack – June 10, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario  HD VIDEO

Cornwall ON – MPP Jim Brownell was present at the Cornwall Community Hospital for probably his last time officially as MPP.    Mr. Brownell is retiring, but as he stated: Since being elected healthcare has always been my number one concern. That sentiment seemed to be echoed from management and staff at the hospital who […]

Great Food at the Long Sault Farmers Market – Coffey’s Coffee & Fine Teas too! – Friday June 10, 2011

Great Food at the Long Sault Farmers Market – Coffey’s Coffee & Fine Teas too! – Friday June 10, 2011

Long Sault ON – All lot of people were wondering where the heck Coffey’s Coffee was last week at the opening of the Cornwall Farmers Market?   He was in Long Sault at their Market on Friday afternoons!   You can find Reg Coffey and his amazing line of locally roasted coffee’s and new line […]

Statement by Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak on the Deaths of Two Stobie Mine Workers in Sudbury Ontario – June 9, 2011

Statement by Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak on the Deaths of Two Stobie Mine Workers in Sudbury Ontario – June 9, 2011

QUEEN’S PARK – Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak today issued the following statement regarding the tragic accident Wednesday night at the Stobie Mine in Sudbury. “On behalf of the Ontario PC Caucus, I want to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the Vale employees who died tragically at Stobie Mine yesterday. “In my […]

Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak Announces Supports to Revitalize Ontario’s Farmland – June 9, 2011 – Chesterville Ontario

Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak Announces Supports to Revitalize Ontario’s Farmland – June 9, 2011 – Chesterville Ontario

CHESTERVILLE ON —Today, Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak and Jim McDonell, Ontario PC Candidate for Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry, and Lisa MacLeod, MPP for Nepean-Carleton and PC critic for Revenue and Government Accountability, to announced that a PC Government will deliver change for Ontario farmers whose cost of production has skyrocketed , excessive red tape and expensive […]

Jim Althouse named Cornwall Ontario’s new Parks and Landscaping Supervisor – June 9, 2011

Jim Althouse named Cornwall Ontario’s new Parks and Landscaping Supervisor – June 9, 2011

Cornwall ON – Jim Althouse has been appointed the City of Cornwall’s new Parks and Landscaping Supervisor. “We are delighted to welcome Jim to this position,” said Christine Lefebvre, Division Manager, Parks and Recreation. “Jim has worked in the Parks and Recreation Division for nearly 30 years, and he has played a key role in […]

New Wood Turning Exhibition at Cornwall Regional Art Gallery – Brian Schofield – June 17-July 29, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

New Wood Turning Exhibition at Cornwall Regional Art Gallery – Brian Schofield – June 17-July 29, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – The woodturning work of local sculptor Brian Schofield, along with guests Derek Banke, Lionel Bedard, Lance Besharah, Garry Bowes, Pierre Cyr, Rohit Kent, and Bill Neddow will be showcased at the Cornwall Regional Art Gallery from June 17 to July 29, 2011. The opening reception is Friday night, June 17 at 7 pm. The reception and exhibition are free […]

Friends of Crysler’s Farm Annual Military Re-Enactment – July 9-10, 2011 – Morrisburg Ontario

Friends of Crysler’s Farm Annual Military Re-Enactment – July 9-10, 2011 – Morrisburg Ontario

CFN – The Friends of Crysler’s Farm Battlefield will be staging their annual military reenactment on July 9-10, 2011. Re-enactors portraying the military of 1812 will take part in three battles – Saturday and Sunday afternoon on the grounds of Crysler Memorial Park next to Upper Canada Village. Saturday night’s battle will take place inside […]

SDG Farm-to-School Program Launches at Seaway D.H.S June 21, 2011

SDG Farm-to-School Program Launches at Seaway D.H.S June 21, 2011

Mountain ON- Seaway DHS will officially launch “Farm-to-School” in SDG on June 21st  .The school is hosting a special breakfast featuring local food for students, in partnership with Healthy Eating for Better Learning Student Nutrition Program, All Things Food SDG Community Food Network, and Growing Up Organic. Farm-to-School programs connect students with local food, through activities such as […]

Tim Hudak and Jim McDonell to Host Farm & Small Business Round Table in Chesterville Ontario – Thursday June 9th, 2011

Tim Hudak and Jim McDonell to Host Farm & Small Business Round Table in Chesterville Ontario – Thursday June 9th, 2011

Chesterville ON – Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak and Ontario PC Candidate for Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry Jim McDonell will host an agriculture roundtable to discuss relief for rural Ontario families and small businesses. The private event is taking place Thursday June 9th at Vanden Bosch Farms in Chesterville, Ontario.   Please follow and like us:

Cornwall Ontario Starts Construction to Add 300 Acres to Industrial Park – June 8, 2011

Cornwall Ontario Starts Construction to Add 300 Acres to Industrial Park – June 8, 2011

Cornwall ON – Crews from Cornwall Gravel Company have started work on the expansion of Industrial Park Drive to Tenth Street in the Cornwall Business Park. The project will facilitate the servicing and development of approximately 300 acres.   “This project will help pave the way for new development opportunities in the Business Park,” said […]

5th ANNUAL INGLESIDE FIREFIGHTER CHALLENGE – July 16, 2011 Ingleside Ontario

5th ANNUAL INGLESIDE FIREFIGHTER CHALLENGE – July 16, 2011 Ingleside Ontario

Ingleside ON – On July 16th, 2011 the Ingleside Firefighter’s Association will be hosting the 5th annual Ingleside Firefighter Challenge. Invitations are being sent to all neighbouring fire department in SD&G and area. Firefighters will go head to head in a test of skill, endurance and teamwork as they make their way through a skills course. The challenge […]