Arts and Culture

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Do we really need all that money for an Art Centre?

Do we really need all that money for an Art Centre?

Wednesday night, I sat in at the first candidates discussion of the political season.  The event, put up by L’Association Focus Art Association, a group I am a board member of, had a main topic of interest : Arts. Every election, the arts and culture–and more specifically the need for an Art Center–are brought to […]

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Cornwall’s Next Top Model: Steff Groulx returns to modeling

Cornwall’s Next Top Model: Steff Groulx returns to modeling

Cornwall Ontario — Steff Groulx, who was a contestant on Canada’s Next Top Model back in 2007, is returning to the modeling industry. The Cornwall born model, who stands at five-foot-eleven inches tall, has joined Sajency Models & Talent in Ottawa. A lot has changed for Ms. Groulx since being on national television. She is […]

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CELEBRATED LOCAL ARTIST RETURNS TO CORNWALL

CELEBRATED LOCAL ARTIST RETURNS TO CORNWALL

OBO studios will be hosting an exhibition of more than 20 large scale oil paintings by local artist Pierre Giroux who has been living and working on his oeuvre in Vancouver for the past 15 years. The exhibit features many of the artist’s signature dramatically lit, timeless interior spaces, most of which have never been […]

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Local Doctor Releases Medical Mystery

Local Doctor Releases Medical Mystery

Melissa Yuan-Innes, a local emergency physician, releases her third medical mystery, titled Terminally Ill, written under the name Melissa Yi. The author will appear on Saturday, March 22nd, at 10:30 a.m. at the Alexandria Public library and at 2 p.m. at the Cornwall Public Library. Terminally Ill was the editor’s pick at Kobo Next, a […]

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LES MISÉRABLES DREW RECORD ATTENDANCE!

LES MISÉRABLES DREW RECORD ATTENDANCE!

Seaway Valley Theatre Company can boast a record attendance with their recent production of Les Misérables.   In fact two of their shows were sell outs at 656 seats, and rumour has it this year there were ticket scalpers working the venue.  “Not bad”, says Lise Richer, co-producer and SVTC’s President, “considering the cold temperatures and […]

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