Hijab Tragedy Leads to Death & $300K Fine for Fiera Foods in Toronto 091417

Hijab Tragedy Leads to Death & $300K Fine for Fiera Foods in Toronto 091417

Fiera Foods Company Fined $300,000 After Worker Killed September 14, 2017 TORONTO, ONTARIO – Fiera Foods Company, A Toronto commercial bakery, was fined $300,000 after an incident where a worker was killed. On September 2, 2016, a worker employed by a temporary help agency was working at the Fiera Foods Company plant located at 50 Marmora […]

Natalie B Trottier Making Life Difficult for Long Time Lancaster Resident. By Jamie Gilcig 091217

Natalie B Trottier Making Life Difficult for Long Time Lancaster Resident.  By Jamie Gilcig 091217

Cornwall Ontario – Some people are friendlier and more considerate than others.  Some make good neighbors, and then there seems to be one Natalie B Trottier, a lawyer with Federal Crown Tilton T Donihee, the local law firm that purchased Diane Lahaie’s old practice after she became a judge. Where this story began is a […]

Wynne Marijuana Legislation All About CASH. Keeps Distribution for Province 090817

Wynne Marijuana Legislation All About CASH.   Keeps Distribution for Province 090817

Cornwall Ontario – In an announcement that will benefit everyone but the actual users of Marijuana, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne basically said. It’s all mine! The LCBO will oversee the legal retail of cannabis in Ontario through new stand-alone cannabis stores and an online order service. This approach will ensure that there will be only […]

Seniors Situation Room Dawn Ford – Memories of Plattsburg NY & Camping 090717

Seniors Situation Room  Dawn Ford – Memories of Plattsburg NY & Camping 090717

  Cornwall Ontario – These lovely sunny days remind me of some camping trips with the Trinity Church Girl Guide Company. Here is a photo from 1956 when we were camping in Plattsburg, NY. From left to right: Frances Glass- Irwin, behind her is Bev Heward, me.. stirring a pot of something), our Captain, “Skip” […]

Cornwall Hospital Sleep Laboratory Services Closing Leaves Patients in Lurch 082317

Cornwall Hospital Sleep Laboratory Services Closing Leaves Patients in Lurch 082317

Cornwall Ontario – For a town with a higher percentage of seniors it’s going to be a trip to get service as CCH has closed it’s Sleep Lab. The Hospital issued a very brief release below.   The lab had been in the Cornwall General Hospital prior to its closing. Sleep Apnea is a condition […]

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Dementia Al Anon & Highland Games 082017

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Dementia Al Anon & Highland Games 082017

  CORNWALL ONTARIO – The September 2017 issue of the Good Times magazine has two short but very informative articles as well as other very interesting ones. “Stroke Strategy Dents Dementia” states that Ontario’s stroke prevention strategy ( since yr. 2000) found an unexpected drop of 15.4 % in new dementia cases while analysing data […]

The Power of Beauty by Julie Bilotta – The Benefits of Micro Needling 081617

The Power of Beauty by Julie Bilotta – The Benefits of Micro Needling 081617

  Cornwall Ontario – I’ve always been obsessed with skin care because it’s so important for maintaining a radiant appearance. When done properly, skin care really makes a huge difference! Specifically, I’ve always been into anti-aging products and procedures. I’ve always used serums and creams aimed at age-prevention and, as I’ve said previously, I’ve also […]

Royal Ottawa Health in Brockville Fined $75,000 After Nurse Stabbed by Patient 081617

Royal Ottawa Health in Brockville Fined $75,000 After Nurse Stabbed by Patient 081617

  BROCKVILLE, ON – The Royal Ottawa Health Care Group was fined $75,000 after a nurse was stabbed by a patient at the Brockville Mental Health Centre. The Royal Ottawa Health Care Group operates the Brockville Mental Health Centre in addition to other mental health care and research facilities in Ottawa. On October 10, 2014 […]

Jeanette Despatie & CCH Failing Seniors – Surgical Wait Times in Cornwall Brutal 081517

Jeanette Despatie & CCH Failing Seniors – Surgical Wait Times in Cornwall Brutal 081517

Cornwall Ontario – The province has an actual useful website that gives you data on surgical wait times.   With Cornwall having a higher level of seniors I thought I’d run some numbers based on historical issues that many seniors face. While the community has to its credit come up with wads of cash to […]

AMANDA TRYON Charged With Bringing Fentanyl Through Cornwall Akwesasne Border 081017

AMANDA TRYON Charged With Bringing Fentanyl Through Cornwall Akwesasne Border 081017

POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Amanda Tryon, 26 of Cornwall was arrested on August 10th, 2017 and charged with possession of Fentanyl and breach of undertaking for failing to keep the peace. It is alleged the woman was in possession of a quantity of Fentanyl when she was stopped at the […]

Walk for Kidney Disease Cornwall Hosts Annual Kidney Walk – AUG 7, 2017

Walk for Kidney Disease Cornwall Hosts Annual Kidney Walk – AUG 7, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – The Kidney Foundation of Canada invites the community of Cornwall to sign up for the annual Kidney Walk on Sunday, September 10th, 2017 at the Lamoureux Park bandshell. Participants and volunteers can register themselves or walk teams online at www.kidneywalk.com. All donations raised by walk participants and sponsors will go to The Kidney […]

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Memories of Central Public School 080717

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Memories of Central Public School 080717

  Cornwall Ontario – Central Public School was a second home to a lot of us growing up over the years in Cornwall in the 40’s and 50’s. We went to kindergarten at age 5 for 1/2 a day and then grades 1 to 8. We attended classes from 9am to 12 and then scurried […]

The Power of Beauty by Julie Bilotta – The Essence of Skincare 072217

The Power of Beauty by Julie Bilotta – The Essence of Skincare 072217

Cornwall Ontario – Everyone wants to achieve that flawless look. I mean it’s a given who really does their makeup not wanting that? Most people assume that using the best foundation may it be high end or drugstore foundation and concealer are going to hide all your imperfection, and that’s about 50% of what you […]

Ontario Needs to Invest in Health CARE as Much as in Buildings. By Jamie Gilcig JULY 14, 2017

Ontario Needs to Invest in Health CARE as Much as in Buildings.  By Jamie Gilcig JULY 14, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – It has been published that the Cornwall Community Hospital is rationed 60 hours per day for doctors.  That includes emergency where tragically so many end up because they simply don’t have a GP.  Clinics are so brutal that the wait times are near what they would be in emergency which compounds the […]

Senior Situation Room by Dawn Ford – 100th Column! JULY 9, 2017

Senior Situation Room by Dawn Ford – 100th Column! JULY 9, 2017

  Cornwall Ontario – “The Friendly Town That Grew…A Reminiscence of Cornwall, Ontario” is a delightful book written by Eileen Merkley about her growing- up days in Cornwall in the 30’s and 40’s. She wrote it in 1978 and has also included poems she wrote about the Cornwallis Hotel, The Capital Theatre and the Lloyd […]

CFIA LISTERIA Recall St.Laurent Butter in Quebec JULY 6, 2017

CFIA LISTERIA Recall St.Laurent Butter in Quebec JULY 6, 2017

Food Recall Warning – St Laurent brand Butter recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes Recall date: July 5, 2017 Reason for recall: Microbiological – Listeria Hazard classification: Class 1 Company / Firm: Maurice St-Laurent Limitée Distribution: Quebec Extent of the distribution: Retail Contents Recall details Recalled products What you should do Background Illnesses More information Photos Media enquiries Recall details […]