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 Mai-Liis Renaud

From $110,000 to $144,500 in 35 minutes … a great start for the Arts Centre fundraising!

From $110,000 to $144,500 in 35 minutes … a great start for the Arts Centre fundraising!

Cornwall, ON – Tonight (Wednesday, January 16th, 2019) saw the official launch of the Arts and Culture Centre fundraising campaign right here at 159 Pitt Street, the former Bank of Montreal building which will be transformed into the home of the Arts Centre. A centre which will be “a performance venue and exhibition space to […]

 Mai-Liis Renaud

Cornwall City Council Meeting Snippets – January 14, 2019

Cornwall City Council Meeting Snippets – January 14, 2019

Photo caption: Alain D’Aoust, on behalf of the Social Development Council, together with Scott Porter, the City’s Parks and Recreation Manager, gave an eloquent presentation on edible landscapes, supported by a series of informative and visually attractive slides. Garbage Change is Coming? Seeker Coverage of the City Council Meetings by Neil Macmillan The big news from […]

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Surprising Celebrities Who Hail from Cornwall

Surprising Celebrities Who Hail from Cornwall

Over the years, Cornwall has fostered the burgeoning talent of many people who have gone on to achieve international fame and success across numerous different disciplines, including the rock band Barstool Prophets and playwright/musician Maggie MacDonald. Even though the main industries in the area tend to be customer service and logistics-based rather than in the […]

 Sylvie O'Rourke

A Single Step

A Single Step

It’s that time of the year when we are prone to reflect on our lives and think about making changes. There is something about Day One of the year that seems like a good time to start afresh. New Year’s resolutions can be traced back at least as far as Babylonian times with no doubt […]

 Julia Lucio

Agree to Disagree – Happy New Year

Agree to Disagree – Happy New Year

2018 has been a heck of a roller coaster ride and I’ve enjoyed every minute of it! It was a year of rebirth and transformation here at The Seeker. We’ve moved to a different print format and changed frequency. The changes have been emotional. They were also very scary. There was no way to know […]

 Julia Lucio

The Top Ten Citizens of 2018

The Top Ten Citizens of 2018

What do they have in common?  They all do wonders to improve this community! They are the Movers and Shakers. They may come from various fields, be it the arts, business, government or non-profits, but they all deeply care about Cornwall and make sure it’s in the spotlight for all the right reasons. Bernadette Clement […]

 Jason Setnyk

Here are Jason Setnyk’s Top Interviews of 2018

Here are Jason Setnyk’s Top Interviews of 2018

Cornwall, Ontario – Local journalist Jason Setnyk, who has now been writing for 15 years, and has been published in over 60 different newspapers, magazines, and websites. His editorials have been published in The New York Daily News, The Toronto Star, The National Post, and even Adbusters magazine. In 2018, Jason Setnyk resumed his work […]

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From Slovakia and loving Cornwall

From Slovakia and loving Cornwall

For anyone who thinks Cornwall is just a small city that no one visits, think again. For the past four months, Slovakian Barbara Virsik has called Cornwall home and her experience has been only positive. Virsik is currently studying Math at the University of Waterloo. She arrived in Cornwall at the FanSaves headquarters this past […]