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Then & Now: Jail Governor suicide made to appear as murder in 1938

Then & Now: Jail Governor suicide made to appear as murder in 1938

It was a Macabre Ending: A ten day investigation, headed by the chief of police, concluded that Cornwall Jail Governor Ralph A. Cook, for some unknown reason, arranged his own May 7/8, 1938 alleged suicide to appear as a murder. The chief of police stated: “Had it not been for the existence of strong motives for suicide, […]

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Letter to the editor from Ribfest Chairperson

Letter to the editor from Ribfest Chairperson

Our awesome Cornwall Seaway Lions Club did a fabulous job with Ribfest once again this year. Wow…what an amazing job we did! But we couldn’t have done it without our volunteers who are dedicated to helping us see this event through, and work tirelessly without pay. They do this just because they want to help, […]

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Downtown Summer Celebration coincides with Ribfest!

Downtown Summer Celebration coincides with Ribfest!

Cornwall Ontario – Summer in Cornwall means fun in the sun and plenty of deals for local shoppers. Businesses lining Pitt Street and some of the surrounding locales will be offering savings and/or extended hours to help mark the Downtown Summer Celebration. The celebration, which coincides with Cornwall Seaway Lions Club Ribfest, is inviting foodies of […]

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Then & Now : Historic West Front

Then & Now : Historic West Front

The 1957 Annexation saw Cornwall grow from just over a single square mile to 30 square miles. However, West Front was not one of the early suburbs in the former Cornwall Township that became a Cornwall neighborhood on January 1, 1957 when the City annexed much of the Township. Rather, it was an area along […]

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Mocktails Reopens on Cornwall’s Waterfront with Pokémon Go

Mocktails Reopens on Cornwall’s Waterfront with Pokémon Go

By Kassandra Blais choosecornwall.ca – One of Cornwall’s favourite waterfront pastimes has returned for the summer, and this weekend, they are bringing the world’s hottest game with them. Mocktails is sponsoring a Pokémon Crawl tomorrow (Saturday, July 16) in Lamoureux Park, and dozens if not hundreds of gaming fans are expected to participate.  The company is […]