News and Announcements


bowl for kids sake

In just a few weeks, thousands will lace up for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cornwall and District’s biggest fundraising event of the year- Bowl for Kids Sake. Over 200 teams of local bowlers will take part in the annual fundraiser on Feb. 2 in Cornwall at Nativity Lanes and Olympia Bowl and on Feb. […]


January 13, 2013

Now that we are into the new year, everyone is anxious to get going with plans for the 2013 season. There are a lot of exciting things to look forward to at all my local tracks. None of the area track’s have released their schedule as of yet, but some have put out hints of […]


Nine ways to stick to your new year’s resolution by: sharon hayes

  With the New Year well underway, how are you making out on your resolutions for 2013? If you’re having issues staying on track, you aren’t alone! In this article we’ll be sharing with you 9 ways to help you stick to them, or even get back on track. 1.      Make Resolutions for Things You Really […]


The top ten community driven people of 2012

Community.  Such a short word, but such a big thing.    Your community is an extension of yourself.  You share a common set of values with the people in your community.  When you say “My community”, you get a sense of belonging, like you are rightly placed in the right position.  And some people are satisfied […]


Call to all artists

For two days each autumn, area studios and artists welcome the public to view artwork, watch demonstrations and share in the inspiration. Participating artists and studios represent a wide variety of media; glass, wood, textiles, ceramics, jewellery, painting, photography and sculpture. The tour is self-drive and free of charge for visitors. The Art Gallery (TAG) Cornwall invites all […]


Elementary Schools at Upper Canada District School Board to Remain Open this Friday in case of Teacher Walkout

(Brockville) – The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario announced today thatits members will participate in a one-day “political protest” this Friday, January 11th. We have been advised by an ETFO representative that the protest will be in the form of a walkout. This means that some of our teachers may not be at work on […]


Terrific Tutoring focuses on individualized learning services

Francine Leroux has set out to boost confidence among area students, one student at a time. Through her new business Terrific Tutoring, Ms. Leroux is providing tutoring with a focus on skills development specifically tailored to the learning style of the individual. “My personal attitude is that everyone can learn,” she explained. “There is no […]


Centre culturel de Cornwall Invitation

Vous êtes cordialement invités au vernissage du photographe et voyageur extraordinaire Wayne Gosselin qui aura lieu vendredi le 11 janvier 2013 de 17h00 è 20 heures au Corrid’Art du Centre culturel de Cornwall situé au 124 rue Anthony (ancienne école Ste-Croix). You are cordially invited to the opening reception for the photographer and great traveller […]