Caisse Pop Presents $1800 cheque to Karen Turchetto of United Way SD&G – January 10, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – It was happy days for the United way as  M.Denis Beaudry, general manager presented a cheque for $1800 to Karen Turchetto, executive director of United Way for SD&G . It was another good year for the United Way in Cornwall as they exceeded their goal for 2010! If you have news regarding […]

Aultsville Masonic Temple Awarded $40,000 Grant – Presentation from MPP Jim Brownell – HD VIDE0 – January 8, 2011

Ingleside ON – MPP Jim Brownell joined Joanne Haley from the Trillium Foundation and many Happy Masons as they received a $40,000 cheque to help restore and upgrade kitchen and washroom facitlities at the Aultsville Masonic Temple in Ingleside Ontario which services 4 Masonic Lodges as well as the community. MPP Brownell greets the crowd. […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – December 28, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario – Esperanza’s, German Shepherd’s Story of Hope

Cornall ON – As 2010 draws to a close, I wanted to share a story of love.  Our world needs more love.  We need to love and be loved. A life with love is fuller, cleaner, kinder, and more respectful.  If we could walk with love in our hearts imagine the obstacles we could surmount. […]

Ingleside & Long Sault Business Owners’ Association Collect Donations for Osnabruck Food and Christmas Fund – December 23, 2010 South Stormont Ontario

South Stormont ON – In the spirit of the season, members of the Ingleside and Long Sault Business Owners’ Association collected non-perishable food and monetary donations to contribute to the Osnabruck Food and Toy Christmas Fund and the Long Sault Firemen’s Association Annual Food Drive. Customers were encouraged to donate in order to receive a […]

Cornwall Ontario comes to the aid of Fire Victim and Son at Christmas – VIDEO – December 23, 2010

Cornwall ON – Tragedy is never welcome, but at Christmas and the holidays it’s especially brutal as Ashley MacDonald and her 8 year old son found out when their home caught on fire. The mother of one was not home when her home caught fire.   Smoke detectors and alarms signaled and the Cornwall Fire […]

Viscount Alexander Students & Teachers Raise $2062.30 for United Way of SD&G – December 21, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Students and teachers from Viscount Alexander recently raised money for United Way of S.D. & G.  Popcorn sales, Subway lunches, and dress-down monies all added to a whpoping $2062.30. Left to Right – Madame Aikman, campaign chair, Danny Aikman, Principal, Mrs. Bubeck.  Children back left to right Emily Screech and Steven Wilson, […]

Chair of the Downtown Cornwall Ontario BIA, Martha Woods, Thanks The Cornwall Fire Department – December 10, 2010

Cornwall ON – I would like to take this time to commend Cornwall Fire Services and the many firefighters that were called to fight the fire at Truffles Burger Bar early Sunday morning. . Although it was devastating to learn of the loss of this new restaurant in Downtown Cornwall, there was also a sense […]

Truffles Burger Bar will rise from the ashes and reopen in a new location in Downtown Cornwall Ontario – December 9, 2010

Cornwall ON – Owners Dominique Gilgen and Ahmad Mansori, are proud to announce that the new home for Truffles Burger Bar will be 155 Pitt Street, located beside the Bank of Montreal.  Although devastated by their loss, they acknowledge the need to get their business back up and running.  Not only are they the parents […]

Pommier Jewellers United Way Angels Ready for 2010! Pick up yours today at 6 Second Street East in Downtown Cornwall Ontario – December 1, 2010

Cornwall ON – It’s that time of the year again!   Pommier Jewellers (6 Second Street East) in downtown Cornwall Ontario offers its Christmas Angel Ornaments to raise money for charity! All of the proceeds are used to support The United Way locally here in Cornwall Ontario.   We’ll be featuring more on the Angels […]

“STUFF A CRUISER” FOOD DRIVE A HUGE SUCCESS 13,000lbs of food items collected by OPP Auxiliary! – November 28, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

SD&SG ON- The results are in…the SD&G OPP Auxiliary Unit “Stuff a Cruiser” Food Drive event on November 27, 2010 was a resounding success. Officers set up in several locations throughout SD&G collecting food items for a very worthy cause. The following is a breakdown of food items and monetary donations collected in each County […]

The Vagina Monologues Returns to Cornwall Ontario- Call to volunteers and cast! – November 22, 2010

Cornwall ON – V-Day is a global movement to end violence against women and girls inspired by Eve Ensler’s award winning play, The Vagina Monologues. V-Day was incorporated as a non-profit charity in 1998 with the intent of using performances of the play to raise money to benefit female victims of violence and sexual abuse.  Cornwall’s […]

Pet Valu (Vincent Massey location) and Startek team up to raise money for OSPCA with Pet Pics with Santa Photo Shoot! December 4, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – More than 70 families and individuals attended last year’s O.S.P.C.A. Christmas fundraiser and came away with a great stocking stuffer. This year the Pet Valu store on Vincent Massey Avenue has offered space to host the event which will run from 9 until 4 on Saturday, December 4th.  Bring your pet(s) and any family […]

Collecting Christmas Cards for Troops in Afghanistan 2010 by Richard Komorowksi – November 20, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Last year at this time, we ran a story about one Cornwall lady who works tirelessly as Christmas approaches, collecting Christmas cards, letters and donations for our troops in Afghanistan. This year, Joy Clement, of the Pop Shoppe at Pitt and Emma, is once more gearing up to let the troops know […]

Festive Celebration of Women and Teleperformance raise dollars for Cornwall Ontario Branch of Canadian Cancer Society – November 21, 2010

Cornwall ON – The local Canadian Cancer Society was busy this week! Thanks to Sharyn Duffey for sending us in these two updates! “On behalf of the Canadian Cancer Society, we would like to congratulate and thank Patricia Lalonde for hosting the 3rd annual Festive Celebration of Women. This event took place at Philos restaurant November […]

All State in Cornwall Ontario Donates $1000 to Crime Stoppers – November 19, 2010

Cornwall ON – Crime Stoppers was invited to the Allstate insurance office on Tollgate Road in Cornwall Ontario. Allstate and Crime Stoppers have developed a partnership that help’s keep the program a success in fighting crime thought-out the Seaway Valley. Allstate made its annual $1000.00 donation to the program and Ray Eady (Allstate Agent) stated […]