AKWESASNE MOHAWK TERRITORY —The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne expresses its sincere condolences to the friends, family and the community of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nations on the passing of Chief Ralph Akiwenzie on Friday, March 4th. To commemorate his passing, MCA Grand Chief Mike Kanentakeron Mitchell conducted a tobacco burning ceremony and offered […]

WHITE RIBBON CAMPAIGN Launches April 28th – Calls on All Men Committed to Ending Violence Against Women! – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – In November 2010, The Mayor’s Task Force hosted speaker Jackson Katz on the subject of male socialization toward violence. Since that time momentum has built to address the issues of violence against women as a “men’s issue” that requires significant commitment by men to change the behaviours and issues that result in […]

SASS Recogknizes the 100th Anniversary of International Women’s Day – March 8, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – The staff of Sexual Assault Support Services for Women of Stormont, Dundas, Glengarry and Akwesasne (SASS) would like to recognize the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day on March 8, 2011. . This is a global celebration of the economic, political and social achievements of women over the last 100 years. Society […]

Earth Matters Exhibit Partners with Cornwall Public Library – Call for Submissions to Student Artists – March 1, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

  Cornwall ON – Call to students and student artists in Glengarry, Stormont, Akwesasne, Cornwall and Dundas .   Jacqueline Milner is in the process of planning an art exhibit; “The Earth Matters Art Exhibit”. This Exhibit will feature the work of Regional artists and student submissions, during the months of April & May 2011. The […]

Mark A MacDonald Wants to be Your Liberal Candidate for SD&SG in the Upcoming Ontario Provincial Election – February 28, 2011- Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Mark A MacDonald wants you to help him gain the SD&SG Provincial Liberal nomination. Mr. MacDonald is a retired firefighter and avid Musician.   He volunteers with several groups and is hard at work helping with this year’s Cabane a Sucre Festivities in the Le Village section of Cornwall. The former Cornwall […]

Eastern Ontario Agri-Food Network – Notice of Meeting for General Founding Assembly – Thursday March 10, 2011 – Alexandria Ontario

NOTICE OF A MEETING General Founding Assembly Eastern Ontario Agri-Food Network Date :             Thursday, March 10, 2011 Place :            Georgian House Restaurant & Day Spa 146 Main Street South, Alexandria, Ontario Time :             2 pm   The Organizing Committee of the Eastern Ontario Agri-Food Network invites you to its Founding Assembly, on March 10, 2011. […]

It’s time for the Mayor’s Spring Celebration of the Arts – Join Mayor Bob Kilger Help Raise Funds for the Aultsville Theatre – April 9, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – It’s that time of the year for the Mayor’s Spring Celebration of the Arts fund raiser for the Aultsville Theatre! The event takes place April 9th, 2011 at the Theatre starting at 7:00 PM. Hosted by well-known musician Graham Greer, and featuring the music of the Brigadoons!  The concert will also include […]

Cornwall and District Labour Council hosts International Women’s Day Breakfast at The Best Western Plus Inn & Conference Centre – March 5, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – The Cornwall and District Labour Council is among the local groups that celebrate International Women’s Day annually. For 2011, the council is hosting a breakfast on Saturday, March 5, at the Best Western Inn and Conference Centre. Natalie Mehra, the Executive Director of the Ontario Health Coalition will deliver the keynote address. The […]

Irish Rovers Kick off 45 Year Anniversary with New CD, DVD & Tour starting March 7, 2011 including Aulstville Theatre in Cornwall Ontario – SEE DATES BELOW

Cornwall ON – One of Canada’s favorite music groups is coming to Cornwall Ontario and a town near you as The Irish Rovers kick off their tour March 7, 2011! The Irish Rovers began in Ontario and now they return to celebrate Their 45 Years! The Irish Rovers Celebrate 45 Years of Music with their […]

Cornwall Community Police Service Announces 7th Annual Youth Symposium – February 23-25, 2011

Cornwall ON – The Cornwall Community Police Service is pleased to announce the upcoming events of our 7th annual Youth Symposium from February 23rd to the 25th, 2011.  All students in grade 7 to grade 12 have been invited to hear Alvin Law’s story.  Alvin was born without arms and then given up for adoption […]

2011 Winter Fun Week – St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences – March 14-18, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Wondering what to do with the kids during March Break?  The St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences suggests the Cooper Marsh Winter Fun Week, a fun, interactive daily program for children aged 6 to 11.  Sign up for the full week, or choose the day that interests you most. Activities will […]

Happy Birthday to Reg Coffey of Coffey’s Coffee! And listen to him LIVE tonight on starting at 7:30 PM – Feburary 16, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Lordy, Lordy, look who wishes he was forty!   Reg Coffey; master roaster of some of the finest coffee in our area and owner of Coffey’s Coffee turned the big 60 today and I just wanted to personally wish him the best!   This student photo card from 1971 also proves that […]

Ambulance Services Levels Defined by Essential Services Agreement – February 16, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – An article entitled “Paramedics set for vote on strike mandate” appearing in the February 16th, 2011 edition of the Standard Freeholder dealt with the potential ramifications should local paramedics (members of CUPE 5734) go out on strike. The article speculated about potential reductions in levels of service should a strike action occur. Levels […]

Climate Change, are you ready? Film and Discussion Series – Cornwall Ontario – February 24th, March 10th, and March 24 th, 2011

Cornwall ON – Here’s an opportunity to learn more about and discuss the issues of Peak Oil and Climate Change.  Transition Cornwall presents a free screening and discussion session at the Cornwall Community Museum (160 Water Street in Cornwall Ontario) See you there!

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Transition Cornwall to Host Film Series – February 14, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Are we ready to deal with the consequences of climate change; peak oil? This question has birthed a local community group, Transition Cornwall +.  The focus of this group is “to build resilience and sustainability in Cornwall and the surrounding rural area, in preparation for the combined challenges of peak oil, climate […]


Cornwall ON – February is Black History Month in Canada and it is an opportunity for Canadians to understand the role the Black community has played in our history and to recognize the significant contributions Blacks have made to the life of Canada in education, medicine, art, culture, public service, economic development, politics, and human […]

le Service Communautaire de la police the Cornwall PLAN D’ACTION DE LA CIRCULATION – February 9, 2011

Cornwall ON- Le 1er février 2010, en Ontario, le Service Communautaire de la police the Cornwall commencera à donner des contraventions aux personnes qui utilisent un téléphone cellulaire ou un autre appareil portatif de télécommunications ou de divertissement alors qu’elles conduisent. Les conducteurs surpris en train d’utiliser un tel appareil portatif recevront une amende de […]

Candy Pollard Signs on with Cornwall Business Enterprise Centre – February 5, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON –Candy Pollard has joined the Cornwall Economic Development team as the new Business Consultant with the Cornwall Business Enterprise Centre. “Ms. Pollard brings with her a lengthy background of service to the local business community as well as experience running her own business,” said Mark Boileau, Manager of Economic Development with the City […]