News and Announcements

 Jason Setnyk

Cornwall’s Youth Advisory Committee working to change perceptions

Cornwall Ontario – “Cornwall’s boring!” Often this is the perception of how many of Cornwall’s youth view the City. However the City of Cornwall’s Youth Advisory Committee are working hard to change that perception. “Cornwall has a lot of potential for the youth and the future,” said Chair of the committee Josh Welsh, a Grade 12 student […]

 Jason Setnyk

Hockey Night in Cornwall: River Kings host Isothermic

Cornwall Ontario – On Saturday February 9th the Cornwall River Kings (16-10-0-2) will be hosting first place Isothermic (19-7-3-0) at the Ed Lumley Arena in the Cornwall Civic Complex. The puck drops at 7:30pm. Changes in the Front Office: Last month Wayne Veary left his position as the team’s general manager, and this week Mitch Gagne stepped […]

 Jason Setnyk

Water Advisory for St-Albert Residents has been lifted!

The water advisory for St-Albert Residents has been lifted by the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU). A new precautionary advisory has been issued to a smaller area: Principale Street between South Nation River and east of Genier Street (excluding Genier Street), Hébert Street, and St. Paul Street from Principale Street up to 200 metres south […]

 Jason Setnyk

Aultsville Theatre will use $64,000 grant to fund new lights and sound

The Local Seeker would like to extend congratulations to Aultsville Theatre which is receiving a $64,000 grant from the Federal Government to fund new lights and sound. Federal MP Guy Lauzon made the announcement at Aultsville Theatre yesterday. According to their Facebook page: Aultsville Theatre is thrilled to share that Stormont, Dundas and South Glengarry MP Guy Lauzon has announced, via the Community […]


Make Your Life Easier – Get to Know Your Insurance

Hi, I’m Debbie Villeneuve, your local Allstate Canada Insurance Agent here in Cornwall. I regularly encounter people who have questions or want to learn more about their insurance and I’ll be using this space over the next few months to discuss ways you can ensure your family, home, car, and belongings are properly protected and […]

 Brian Seguin

What’s My Retirement “Number”?

There’s been a lot of talk lately about how everyone needs to hit a certain “number” before they can retire comfortably — a number that is, frankly, intimidating to many Canadians. Is it true? First of all, your so-called “number” or retirement savings threshold won’t come from a simple formula. Contrary to what some may […]

 Jason Setnyk

Upcoming workshops at St. Lawrence Acoustic Stage!

On February 16th from 2 to 4 pm at the OETIO in Morrisburg there will be a slide guitar workshop with Natalia Zukerman. On Sunday February 17th from 2 to 4 pm at The Art Gallery in Cornwall there will be a ‘Songwriting with a Painter’s Eye’ workshop with Natalia Zukerman. She will get us […]

 Jason Setnyk

Eye on Society – February 8th 2013 edition

Eye on Society by Jason Setnyk (Friday February 8th 2013 edition) Arts, Culture, and Politics in Cornwall & SDSG! Liberal leadership candidate M.P. Justin Trudeau will visit Cornwall on February 12th! The Stormont Dundas South Glengarry Liberal Federal riding association announced that National Liberal leadership candidate M.P. Justin Trudeau will visit Cornwall on Tuesday, February 12, 2013. The event […]