Community

 MainAdmin

Cornwall Food Fest returns August 17

The Cornwall Food Fest returns to downtown Pitt Street on Saturday August 17th! This year’s event includes will include a smorgasbord of delicious goodies from vendors who will compete for the Best Street Food.  This year’s spread includes 4 new food vendors who will serve everything from poutine, gourmet burgers, Mexican, Jamaican, Ice Cream, Asian […]

 MainAdmin

Another perfect inspection rating for drinking water system

Another perfect inspection rating for drinking water system

For the eleventh straight year, the City of Cornwall’s drinking water system has scored a perfect inspection rating from the Ontario Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks. The detailed inspection focused on sampling requirements, equipment calibration, certification training and documentation review on the operation of the drinking water system for the previous twelve month period. […]

 MainAdmin

Ontario SPCA and Humane Society’s mobile spay/neuter unit is rolling into Cornwall

Ontario SPCA and Humane Society’s mobile spay/neuter unit is rolling into Cornwall

Cornwall, ON (July 5, 2019) – The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society will be bringing its new SPCA Mobile Animal Wellness Services unit to Cornwall next week for a two-day spay/neuter clinic to help reduce local pet overpopulation. The 38-foot trailer, which was made possible because of a grant provided by the Pet Valu family […]

 Mai-Liis Renaud

Council Snippets – June 24, 2019

Council Snippets – June 24, 2019

By Neil Macmillan The next step in converting the former Bank of Montreal building at 159 Pitt St. into a multi-purpose arts centre will be the hiring of consulting team to prepare a preliminary design that will be subject to public consultation before being refined for the preparation of design drawings and tender specifications. This […]

 Don Smith

The Last of the Last

The Last of the Last

2019 marks the end of an era; due to an evolving approach to training Registered Nurses in Ontario, the Cornwall General and St. Joseph schools of nursing in Cornwall graduated their last R.N.s in 1969. On April 4, 1967, sod was turned for the $3.1 million Cornwall Regional School of Nursing, located on the s.e. […]