We thank our nurses. During the past week, Canada celebrated National Nursing Week. Coinciding with the birthday of the founder of modern nursing Florence Nightingale, the event this year also marked her 200th birthday. Our daily quality of life depends on nurses in community health, long term care, home care, emergency cases, and hospital… Continue reading LTE – Tom Manley of Berwick ON Thanks Nurses During COVID 051520
Editor’s Note. Congrats to a very special lady who just wrote her 150th column on CFN. She doesn’t get enough thanks and credit from City Hall and community leaders for this amazing and selfless historical body of work she’s created here on CFN! Thank you Dawn and here’s to the next 150 columns! The Alumni… Continue reading Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – 50th CGH Alumni Dinner! 062519
Cornwall Ontario – May be hard to believe this snowy week but March 20th is the first day of spring. We may need our umbrellas instead of snow boots…which is ok with me!! Some seniors I know are writing their memoirs. Still, for some, writing is a chore and for others, they may feel some of… Continue reading Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – What is Your Live Story? & A Tiger Visit! 031818
Halloween was a lot different when I was a kid than it seems to be today. You would see streams of children who were on either side of the streets in various costumes; a lot of their get-ups were homemade. The children carried their little sacks. My three older brothers Ed, Ron and… Continue reading Seniors situation room Dawn Ford – Happy Halloween 2016 from Cornwall Ontario !
Cornwall Ontario – The year books for the School of Nursing of the Cornwall General Hospital were called, “The Lamp”. In the back of the 1959, 1960 and 1961 editions are many ads for local businesses. See how many are still around today and how many you remember: Smith Hardware, Rita Marshall Millinery &… Continue reading Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Looking at the Lamp OCT 7, 2016