The Optimist Club of Cornwall held a Robotics Training Session today with Local Area Teachers. Optimists want to bring and offer a robotics component to kids in elementary schools by 2020. Each robot kit retails for $1,400 and contains 6 robots. The Optimist Club has pledged to get one kit for each local school that […]
1- Scotiabank – cheque presentation April 2nd for $20,000 Andrew Donihee- Chair of the Board of Directors United Way/Centraide of SDG, Daniel Brunet-Branch Manager & Mutual Funds Representative Scotiabank Brookdale Centre, and Stephanie Lalonde -United Way Campaign & Communication Coordinator. 2- Canadian Royal Legion Branch 297 – cheque presentation for $1500.00 Clayton Delaney – Vice […]
Staff and students across the Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) celebrated World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) today by “rocking” their mismatched socks. See the story on our website: http://www.ucdsb.on.ca/u_c_d_s_b_news/what_s_new/socks_for_WDSD. Cutline: Lucy Castillo (left) and her sister Rowan Castillo (right) in front of the World Down Syndrome Board at Meadowview Public School.
Cornwall, Ontario – Students at the Ontario Hockey Academy celebrated Pi Day with a recite Pi competition, plus funny and messy games, and a chance to pie their teacher or coach. Pi Day is celebrated March 14th (3/14). 3.14 are the first numbers of Pi which is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. […]
By Neil Macmillan Kevin McHardy, a recent veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces with prior service in Afghanistan, was honoured In Ottawa on Monday, February 25, with a commendation from the Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy. This kind of commendation, which is reportedly very rare in the Canadian Armed Forces, recognized McHardy’s role in […]