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Thursday, January 12, 2017 | Volume 31, Issue 19 | 38,985 Copies Serving Cornwall & area since 1985 |


Be ready for Big bowling night The annual Big Brothers and Big Sisters Tim Hortons Bowl for Kids Sake is coming up on Saturday, February 4. Do you have your team assembled yet? Pictured from left-to-right are: Jillian Hendry, Big Brothers/ Big Sisters Fundraising Coordinator, Dean Derouchie and Chris Mannas of the Cornwall Colts and Amanda Brisson, Executive Director of Big Brothers/ Big Sisters. See page 13 for full story. (Nick Seebruch/ Seaway News).

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Nos écoles ont le plus haut taux de diplomation de la région! Avec des valeurs catholiques, un français de qualité et un bilinguisme de haut niveau, nos finissants sont prêts pour les études postsecondaires et le marché du travail.

Nos écoles secondaires offrent des programmes de la 7e à la 12e année et un certificat de bilinguisme. Nos écoles ont le plus haut taux de diplomation de la région!

École élémentaire catholique Curé-Labrosse (Saint-Eugène)*

École secondaire catholique de Casselman

Le 16 février 2017, 10 h et 19 h

École élémentaire catholique de Casselman Le 24 janvier 2017, 19 h


Le 3 février 2017, 10 h

École élémentaire catholique de l'Ange-Gardien (North Lancaster) Le 31 janvier 2017, 13 h 15


Le 8 février 2017, 19 h

École élémentaire catholique Du Rosaire (Saint-Pascal-Baylon) Le 2 février 2017, 18 h 30 Le 26 janvier 2017, 9 h

École élémentaire catholique Sainte-Lucie (Long Sault)* Le 1er février 2017, 18 h 30

École élémentaire catholique Sainte-Trinité (Rockland) Le 26 janvier 2017, 19 h


Le 26 janvier 2017, 19 h

École élémentaire catholique La Source (Moose Creek) Le 31 janvier 2017, 19 h

École élémentaire catholique Marie-Tanguay (Cornwall)* Le 2 février 2017, 19 h

École élémentaire catholique Notre-Dame (Cornwall)* Le 31 janvier 2017, 18 h 30

École élémentaire catholique Saint-Isidore

École élémentaire catholique Notre-Dame-du-Rosaire (Crysler)

École élémentaire catholique Saint-Jean-Baptiste (L'Orignal)* Le 7 février 2017, 18 h 30

Le 16 février 2017, 9 h (parents anglais), 10 h (parents français) 18 h (parents anglais), 19 h (parents français)

École élémentaire catholique Saint-Joseph (Wendover) Le 9 février 2017, 18 h 30

École élémentaire catholique Saint-Mathieu (Hammond) |

Le 16 février 2017, 9 h

Le 26 janvier 2017, 18h30 (parents) Le 10 février 2017, 8 h 30 (parents et enfants)

École élémentaire catholique Saint-Paul (Plantagenet)

École élémentaire catholique Paul VI (Hawkesbury)*

École élémentaire catholique Saint-Viateur (Limoges)

Le 10 février 2017, 9 h

Le 17 février 2017, 10 h à 11 h 30, 14 h à 18 h Le 9 février 2017, 19 h

École élémentaire catholique Sacré-Cœur (Bourget)

École élémentaire catholique Saint-Victor (Alfred)

École élémentaire catholique Saint-Albert

* Ces écoles offrent le Programme international

Le 31 janvier 2017, 19 h

Le 13 février 2017, 9 h 30 (parents et enfants) Le 23 février 2017, 19 h (parents)

École secondaire catholique de Plantagenet

Le 1er février 2017 10 h (portes ouvertes - élèves) Le 2 février 2017, 18 h 30 (parents 6e et 8 e années) Le 26 janvier 2017, 9 h 30 (portes ouvertes - élèves 6 e) Le 23 février 2017, 18 h (parents - 6e) Le 23 février 2017, 19 h (parents - 8 e)

École secondaire catholique La Citadelle (Cornwall)

Le 22 février 2017, 9 h 45 (portes ouvertes - élèves) Le 23 février 2017, 18 h 30 (parents)

École secondaire catholique Le Relais (Alexandria)

École élémentaire catholique Saint-Joseph (Russell)

Le 25 janvier 2017, 18 h 30

Le 25 janvier 2017, 18 h 15 (parents - 8 e année) Le 31 janvier 2017, 18 h 30 (parents - 6 e année)

École secondaire catholique Embrun

École élémentaire catholique Saint-Grégoire (Vankleek Hill)*

Le 8 février 2017, 19 h

École élémentaire catholique Embrun

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Le 2 février 2017, 18 h 30

Le 23 février 2017, 18 h 30

École élémentaire catholique Elda-Rouleau (Alexandria)

Le 24 janvier 2017, 19 h

École élémentaire catholique Sainte-Félicité (Clarence Creek)

Le 2 février 2017, 9 h 30 (portes ouvertes - élèves) Le 2 février 2017, 19 h (parents)

École secondaire catholique L'Escale (Rockland) Le 26 janvier 2017 (portes ouvertes - élèves) Le 2 février 2017, 19 h (parents)

École secondaire catholique régionale de Hawkesbury

Le 19 janvier 2017, 9 h (portes ouvertes - futurs élèves 7e-8 e) Le 2 février 2017, 18 h 30 (parents - 6e à 9e) Le 10 février 2017, 9 h (portes ouvertes - futurs élèves 9e à 12e)

Si vous ne pouvez assister à la séance d’information de votre école, ou si celle-ci a déjà eu lieu, communiquez avec l’école afin de fixer un rendez-vous. Il nous fera plaisir de vous rencontrer!

Le 1er février 2017, 18 h 30

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Preparations for 2017 Visitor Guide underway Work is underway on the production of a 2017 Visitor Guide that will introduce Cornwall and SDG to visitors. The guide will be the first project to mark the collaboration of the City and United Counties under a new model to deliver tourism marketing and visitor services. “Work began on the new guide several weeks ago,” says Bob Peters, Division Manager of Economic Development with the City of Cornwall. “Our goal is to encourage visitors to add additional stops while in the area, be it visiting shops, having a meal or staying overnight at one of our hotels.” The 2017 Visitor Guide will include information on accommodations, merchants, restaurants, attractions and and activities - in addition to having a calendar of events. “We are committed to ensuring visitors have a resource to help them explore the entire region,” says Terry Besner, Economic Development and Communications Officer with the United Counties of SDG. “The 2017 guide will be full of interesting photos and itinerary ideas.” The 2017 Visitor Guide will feature a number of changes from recent years, most notably a more compact size and the inclusion of maps.


“The digest size will make it more convenient for visitors to carry the guide and maps will help them find their way,” adds Mr. Peters. The Guide is a co-operative effort between the City of Cornwall and the United Counties of SDG with all costs being equally split. The project is being spearheaded by Linda Wilson, new Tourism Co-ordinator for the City and Shauna Baggs, Tourism Co-ordinator for the United Counties of SDG. The cost of the guide will be partly offset by advertising, and TC Media will once again produce the publication. The number of guides produced will be increased this year. “Any company looking to reach potential customers visiting the area should consider supporting the Visitor Guide,” says Ms. Besner. A grant has been secured from the Cornwall and the Counties Community Futures Development Corporation to produce a French version of the guide. The guide will be distributed at various locations, including Ontario Travel Centres, area attractions, local hotels and merchants, as well as at three trade shows in the early part of 2017. The distribution date for the guide is March 2017.

CONSTRUCTION COURSE DATE: February 20 - April 21 LOCATION: St. Lawrence College

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Don’t require training but need assistance in securing employment in a field that you are already skilled in? Receive training that will enable you to work in the support services field as well as guidance and assistance to help you obtain and retain employment. Also receive a wage subsidy to help secure employment . For more info and to see if you qualify, contact Kimberly Vass-Lihou 613.932.0210 or


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Internet Exchange Zone now available at 330 Montreal Rd. Offered by Cornwall Community Police Service to provide a safe exchange between internet buyers and sellers. Job Opportunity- The Social Development Council of Cornwall & Area is looking to hire a Part-Time Administrative Assistant. Submit resume to by January 19, at 4:00pm. Complete job description at Between the ages of 16-29? Youth Job Connection can help you find work and access paid pre-employment readiness sessions. This week sponsored by:

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Cornwall native Ryan Gosling was awarded a Golden Globe for Best Actor for his role in the 2016 musical La La Land.

Robbery in Cornwall It is alleged on Jan. 4, 2017 Joey Laurin, 20, and Daniel Legue, 22, demanded money and personal property from a man known to them all the while brandishing a bat, and a handgun. During this time Legue had covered his face with mask.

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Keeping cats out of the cold Nick Seebruch

CORNWALL, Ontario - Khloe and her friend Amelie were heartbroken when they heard neighbourhood cats meowing out in the cold on New Year’s Eve. “I wanted to let the cat in, but mom didn’t want to so I went to the neighbour’s next door,” said Khloe. Khloe said that their neighbour gave them some supplies that let them make a cat shelter. “The kids were thrilled when they saw cats starting to use it. There are four or five of them out there now,” said Sara Arsenault, Khloe’s mother. The family already has two cats, Sir Fluffins and Sinimins, which is why Sara did not feel safe in letting the neighbourhood cats in the house to warm-up. She could not be sure if they carried fleas or diseases they could spread, hence the outdoor cat shelters. The original cat shelter was made of a cardboard box and a plastic garbage bag and did not hold up the best in the weather, but after

their story got out, Amelie and Khloe were soon sent more materials to make more shelters, which they were excited to do. Sara shared Khloe and Amelie’s story on Facebook and soon they were being sent donations, cat food, styrofoam boxes, and even a cat door. The girls said they appreciate any other donations that let them make more shelters. Sara and her family have always been strong supporters of the OSPCA, having adopted both of their cats from the organization. Sara said that everything that is leftover from when their project is done will be donated to the OSPCA. Amelie and Khloe are excited to make more cat shelters and to put out food to keep their furry friends warm during the winter. Amelie Matte, 9, and Khloe Neron, 7, sit next to some of the cat shelters that they made for their furry friends in their neighbourhood (Nick Seebruch/ Seaway News).

NoTICe oF ACCommoDATIoN ReVIew CommITTee (ARC) PUBlIC meeTINgS FoR CoRNwAll, hIghlAND, DUNDAS AND PReSCoTT-RUSSell FAmIlIeS oF SChoolS The Upper Canada District School Board is continuing with the Building for the Future Pupil Accommodation Review process by hosting a second round of Accommodation Review Committee (ARC) public meetings. The purpose of these meetings, which follow the first round of public meetings held in November 2016, is to receive further information from the public in response to the draft recommendations for school closures and consolidations presented in an Initial Staff Report that was received by the Board of Trustees on September 28, 2016. A copy of that report, additional information, and a link to an online survey in response to the draft recommendations presented in the report are available through the Pupil Accommodation Review link on the UCDSB main page at

Register Your Child for School! Quality, Caring and Safe Schools that Focus on Wellness and Prepare Our Students for Life

The public meeting scheduled for the DUNDAS FAmIly oF SChoolS will be held on: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Seaway District high School, 2 Beach Street, Iroquois, oN 6:30 p.m. [Doors open at 6:00 p.m.]

KINDERGARTEN TO GRADE 12 Register online through My Family Room at Your local elementary and secondary schools are hosting information sessions in the coming weeks. For session dates, please click the “Kindergarten/Student Registration” button on our website at Due to the Building for the Future Pupil Accommodation Review, we encourage you to Register Online Now. That way we can continue to update you on decisions affecting your family. We also encourage you to register for My Family Room.

All meetings will be livestreamed at the following links: January 19, 2017 - January 23, 2017 - January 31, 2017 - Members of the public who are interested in making a presentation at these ARC public meetings should review the ARC Guide for Delegations, noting the process and timelines for receiving requests. This information can be found at: For more information concerning the Building for the Future Pupil Accommodation Review call 1-800-267-7131, or email buildingforthefuture@ Stephen Sliwa Director


Stephen Sliwa Director

Jeff McMillan Chair


Important Notice: In the event of inclement weather, alternate meeting dates will be posted on the UCDSB website, and school and Board Facebook pages. To confirm which public meeting applies to your local school, contact your school office, or visit the recommendations by family of schools page at, then click on your school family in the column at left or your ARC page.

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The public meeting scheduled for the CoRNwAll AND hIghlAND FAmIlIeS oF SChoolS will be held on: monday, January 23, 2017 TR leger School of Adult, Alternative and Continuing education general Vanier site, 1500 Cumberland Street, Cornwall, oN 6:30 p.m. [Doors open at 6:00 p.m.]


The public meeting scheduled for the PReSCoTT-RUSSell FAmIly oF SChoolS will be held on: Thursday, January 19, 2017 Rockland District high School, 1004 St. Joseph Street, Rockland 6:30 p.m. [Doors open at 6:00 p.m.]

COMMUNITY CALENDAR ATTITUDE FOR PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL SUCCESS! 2-1/2 hr presentation. Skills not taught in school or at the workplace. Register two for the price of one! Details call Joy 613-935-6857. CORNWALL QUILTER GUILD: Monthly meeting Monday, Jan. 16 at 7pm in St. Matthews Lutheran Church hall, 1509 2nd St. W. Cornwall. Featuring a ‘Round Robin’. All quilters welcome! More info: Chris 613-537-2768. SPAGHETTI LUNCH & SUPPER ~ Friday, Jan. 27, brought to you by the members of the Knights of Columbus Council 755, 205 Amelia St. Every last Friday of the month. Lunch: 11am-1pm. Supper: 4:30-6pm. Meals include: Spaghetti plate, coleslaw, bun, dessert, coffee or tea.

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THE LONG SAULT/INGLESIDE LOST VILLAGES LIONS CLUB will resume their monthly Roast Beef Dinners at the South Stormont Community Hall, 2 Milles Roches in Long Sault on Wednesday, Jan. 18 from 4pm to 7:30pm. Tickets - $12 Adult, $6 child under 6 yrs. available at the door. Meal includes roast beef, vegetables, mashed potatoes, gravy, coleslaw, bun, dessert, coffee or tea. Part of the proceeds in support of the new Splash Pad in Ingleside. Call 613-577-0818 for info. CASINO TRIP to Lac Leamy on Friday, Jan. 27, bus departs at 4:30pm. For more info, call 613-932-6534. “Bring a friend or two”. Proceeds toward St. Joseph’s Continuing Care Centre. O V E R E AT E R S ANONYMOUS MEETINGS are held from 12-1pm, every Tuesday at the Cornwall Wesleyan Church, 780 Sydney St. in Cornwall. Please call 613-932-1510 for more information. AL-ANON ~ an organization that helps families and friends of alcoholics. For meetings in the Seaway Valley area (includes Cornwall, Lancaster, Morrisburg a n d Wi n c h e s t e r ) , p l e a s e c a l l 613-937-4880.

2017 Pre-Budget Consultations by MPP Jim McDonell

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 297

Thursday, January 12 9:30 am - 11:00 am Nelson Laprade Centre- 9 William Street, Chesterville 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm South Stormont Hall - 2 Mille Roches, Long Sault 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Branch 544 Lancaster Legion - 181 Military Road, Lancaster



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Individuals, businesses and organizations are invited to register to present their concerns regarding the upcoming 2017 Ontario Budget and highlight local needs that they believe need to be addressed in Toronto by registering with Marilyn McMahon at MPP Jim McDonell’s office 613-933-6513, or register at •

Cornwall’s Independent Film Festival

You and Your Dependents are invited to take advantage of a FREE lEGION SERVICE. Mrs. Patricia Royle, Service Bureau Officer from Ottawa will be at Branch 297 to offer skilled advice on Veterans’ Benefits. 7079320

friday, January 13 9:30 am - 11:30 am Ramada Inn - 805 Brookdale Ave., Cornwall

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UPPER CANADA MIGRATORY BIRD SANCTUARY ~ Winter Program and Moonlight Events: Come out to the Bird Sanctuary and join The Friends of the Sanctuary and enjoy nature in winter. Info: 613-537-2024 or Facebook page (Friends of the Upper Canada Bird Sanctuary). PAINT NIGHT AT MONKLAND REC CENTRE ~ 17337 Hwy 43 & Hwy 138, Tuesday, Jan. 31 at 7pm – 9pm. For more information, call Carol at 613-330-6647. Let’s Have Some Fun!!! 50s-60s ST. VALENTINE’S DAY DANCE & ROAST BEEF DINNER ~ Saturday, Feb. 11 at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 205 Amelia St. Dinner at 5pm. Entertainment by the AM/FM Band. Tickets available at the bar or the office.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm pm.Anyone wishing to see Mrs. Royle is urged to call Branch 297 at 613-933-2362 to arrange for an appointment. KEN HEAGLE


Branch 297, Veterans Service Officer

TICKETS & PASSES In Advance: Civic Complex Box Office 613-938-9400


During Festival: Aultsville Theatre Box Office All foreign-language films are presented with English subtitles. 7079068

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2 (10 ounce) rock lobster tails 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1/2 cup olive oil 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon paprika 1/8 teaspoon white pepper 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder


Preheat grill for high heat. Squeeze lemon juice into a small bowl, and slowly whisk in olive oil. Whisk in salt, paprika, white pepper, and garlic powder. Split lobster tails lengthwise with a large knife, and brush flesh side of tail with marinade. Lightly oil grill grate. Place tails, flesh side down, on preheated grill. Cook for 10 to 12 minutes, turning once, and basting frequently with marinade. Discard any remaining marinade. Lobster is done when opaque and firm to the touch.


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will start the engine if the outside air temperature drops below a certain point (think Alaska), and more. Tim Houle The basics might be all you need, like: • Remote engine starting Auto Talk A remote starter allows you to start your • Remote start visual notification (parking lights flash) car or truck using a key-fob remote control • Door lock and unlock • Power trunk open without going outside. • Programmable starting (how long the engine will run) Here are some basics:

From your comfortable vantage point inside, press a button or two on the remote and your ignition starts. Your parking lights flash to signal it’s worked. To prevent a thief from driving off in your running car, the vehicle remains locked until you unlock it. You must also turn the key in the ignition before you can put the car in gear. If you change your mind, the remote starter can also turn off the engine, or the brake pedal acts as a kill switch. The remote starter is now available as a luxury add-on that can include a complete security system with alarm, two-way alarm notification, a different frequency each time you use the remote, the ability to transmit up to a mile and through concrete walls (in case you need to start your car from another part of town), an LCD status display, a temperature sensor that

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STORE HOURS: Monday to Thursday: 9AM - 7PM; Friday: 9AM - 6PM; Saturday: 9AM - 3PM; Sunday: Closed *Limited time financing rate on 2016 Honda Civic only. Honda certified vehicles available through Honda Canada Financial Services on approved credit. Lease offer available through Honda Financial Services Inc. (HFSI), on approved credit. The weekly lease offer applies to new 2016 Civic LX Sedan manual for a 60-month period, for a total of 260 payments. 100,000 kilometer allowance (12¢/km excess charge). O.A.C.

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CORNWALL, Ontario - On Wednesday, Jan. 11 Science and Nature on Tap launched its 2017 season when world respected environmental trail blazer, Larry McDermott came to speak in Cornwall at Schnitzels European Flavours. A member of Shabot Obaadjiwan First Nation, Larry McDermott has a Masters’ Degree from the School of Canadian Studies and Native and Northern Studies from Carlton University. Executive Director of Plenty Canada, an organization dedicated to environmental protection and healthy communities, Larry is also co-chair of the Canadian Environmental Network Biodiversity Caucus. He also serves as a Commissioner of the Ontario Human Rights Commission. Larry provides an indigenous world view where people are deemed an integral part of the environment and that maintains that we can only sustain healthy lives when the environment as a whole is healthy. Plenty Canada maintains that the bio-diversity of our environment is a precious resource that we all need to care for together. Bringing both indigenous ways of knowing and western science to the table as a means of solving environmental concerns is something that the world actually acknowledged at the United Nations Earth Summit in June of 1992. In Canada we are striving towards determining strategies to protect the environment in ways that combine both indigenous knowledge and western science to create real world solutions to serious problems. To that end, Larry travels the


Giving away coffee and kindness Nick Seebruch

CORNWALL, Ontario - One Cornwall business has been selected to take part in the first Common Kindness Day next week. An anonymous business has made Jan. 10 Common Kindness Day. It’s a kind of unofficial holiday. Independently owned shops from around the Province have been sponsored by this nameless benefactor with the goal of spreading kindness across Ontario next Tuesday. There have been 10 locations in total in the Province that have been chosen. The Grind in

Cornwall is one of those locations. “I think it’s really nice,” said Susan LalondeMartin, of The Grind. “It feels great that they chose us.” The benefactor has given The Grind enough money to give out 100 coffees free of charge. The only thing asked in return, is that customers consider passing on the favour for the next person. When someone is handed one of the free coffees at The Grind, they will have the option of Ashley Bender, Kayla Martin and Susan Lalonde-Martin of The Grind Café are ready to paying a little bit back into the tab so that the free pay-it-forward, are you? (Nick Seebruch/ Seaway News). coffees can keep on coming. The goal is to see how many coffees the tab unknown, but Susan Lalonde-Martin said that “I think it’s the type of business that they are,” can be stretched to pay for over that day. she felt that this effort showed real support for she said. “They’re very involved and being kind The business behind this day of charity is small businesses and communities. to people helps the community.”

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Kindergarten registration begins January 16, 2017 The Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario is dedicated to nurturing the hearts, minds, bodies, and souls of all learners through an education rooted in the Catholic virtues. Your child will have the best possible start through playing, watching, listening, exploring and discovering.

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CORNWALL, Ontario - For 37 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters have received strong support from the community on the bowling alleys of Cornwall. The lanes open-up at 1 p.m. at Olympia Bowl and the Agora Centre. Each team is made up of four-to-six players and they play one game. The goal of the day is not high scores however, it is about supporting a good cause. The money raised by each team goes to help get kids into programs that help keep them active, connected and involved in healthy social

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The locomotive on the corner of Brookdale and Ninth. Hotel, built in the late 1920s and torn down in 1982. Did you know there used to be an 18th century tower fort on the corner of St. Felix and Easton? How cool would it be if that was still around? Some of these buildings needed to come down for the sake of building space to accommodate a growing community, but

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Back in December, just across the St. Lawrence River and 30 miles or so west of Cornwall on Route 37, a famous American actress, who had arrived the day before from her California home, knelt at the grave of her mother, Frances Ford Seymour. Jane Fonda, 79, had come to the snow-covered Ogdensburg cemetery to make peace with her mother, and to close a decades-old tragic chapter in her life. Frances Ford Seymour, young and beautiful, was the second wife of Henry Fonda and mother of Jane and Peter. Frances was born into a wealthy family near Brockville. According to a report of her marriage to Henry in 1936, the Seymour family had a summer residence along the St. Lawrence River in Morrisburg before moving across the river to Ogdensburg. Frances committed suicide in 1950 on her 42nd birthday, a day after Henry said the marriage was over. Jane, 12 at the time, spent most of the next 64 years blaming her abusive, coldhearted, promiscuous mother for the toxic family environment and marriage break-up. That changed several years ago when, after gaining access to her mother’s medical records, Jane was horrified to discover that her mother had been abused sexually and physically as a child and that she had nine abortions before Jane was born. She suffered mental illness. The actress told a Los Angeles reporter, “The minute that I read that (medical records), everything fell into place ... and I was able to forgive her

and forgive myself.” The secret visit to Ogdensburg had a remarkable coincidence. Some might call it fate. Four years ago Fonda walked into a California shop and discovered that the owner, John Wade, was from Ogdensburg and that he was familiar with her mother’s gravesite. Before leaving the store the actress asked a favour. If he ever returned to Ogdensburg, would he visit her mother’s grave and say a prayer on her behalf. Just so happened Wade was planning to visit his former home in a few months and agreed to fulfil the actress’s wish. But Wade didn’t just return to Ogdensburg for a visit, he moved back to the village. He bought a bed and breakfast called Sherman Inn. He also made that promised visit to Frances Ford Seymour’s gravesite, and said that prayer for Jane. Even recorded it. Just in case.... End of story. Hardly. Last month Wade couldn’t believe what he was hearing when Fonda’s agent booked a room for one night for the actress. How, he probably wondered, did she know he had moved back to Ogdensburg and purchased the bed and breakfast? Turns out she didn’t know. It was, well just a coincidence. Or, was it fate? When she arrived he reminded her that he was the guy in the store four years earlier. The guy who promised to say a prayer for her at her mother’s grave. He even played the recording he made. The next day Fonda went to the gravesite. In an emotional few minutes the actress placed a

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new price 5561 highwaY 138, south stormont Beautiful bung. with att. garage, detached hot tub room, natural gas forced air, A/C, rec room and huge master. Hardwood floors, dual sump pump with battery backup and main floor + basement laundry hookups.220 amp in garage. $199,900 MLS®1032088 DereK Bissonnette 613-861-9107

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16426 Centennial Dr, avonmore Commercial property operating for the last 8 years as “Darlene’s Hair Design and Day Spa”. Property only $175,000. Updates include: roof & plumbing (8 yrs), all windows (2015). Features include: 12+ parking spaces, floors mostly ceramic, 200 amp service, A/C, alarm system, storage shed, structure built on a slab, heating baseboard electric, septic & drilled well. Current use existing of 3 treatment rooms, bathroom, staff kitchen & reception area/entrance. Incredible opportunity for continuous use or possibility of converting to residential. Equipment, supplies & other inventory can be negotiated separately over & above the property price. This includes: 1 tanning bed, 3 hair stations, 2 pedicure chairs & a massage table, etc..) MLS® 1037935

Jen Blair manleY 613-551-4133

st anDrews west Just For You!

5080 highwaY 138 Great 4 bedroom, 1.5 bath home in St Andrews West featuring an open concept dining area and beautiful kitchen w/granite counter tops, gas heat and woodstove, formal living room, large garage, deck, and large shed for the gardener. $224,900 MLS® 1037192 peter hiCKeY 613-551-6776

CentrallY loCateD ClassiC BriCK 2.5 storeY home

445 YorK st, Cornwall Brick 2.5 storey home with loads of character ideal for a growing family with 6 bedrooms, original hardwood throughout. Keep the charm alive with a little TLC. Features and updates include: new roof in 2009, new roof on garage 2012. Boiler system provides warmth throughout entire home. Large backyard. Walking distance from downtown core and amenities. $149,000 MLS®1038873

Jen Blair manleY 613-551-4133 move in reaDY! 21 south BeeCh st, lanCaster Move in ready, 6 year old semi with a garage, over-sized open concept kitchen and living room area, 1+1 bedroom with possibility of adding a 3rd, full 4 piece bathroom on main level. Fully finished basement with bathroom and laundry room. Features include: gas furnace, owned hot water tank, hedged back yard. Property is walking distance from town. Close to the 401 and amenities. $222,000 MLS®1038917

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27 aBagail Cr, long sault 3 bedroom bungalow 10 minutes from Cornwall and 2 minutes to the 401. This home is like new with all the extras, finished basement, paved double driveway. Fenced yard and main floor laundry. Call Jo Ann today for a private viewing. $364,000 MLS® 1024055 Jo ann langstaFF 613-577-1873

SOLD motivateD seller 524 anthonY 3 +1 bdrm, 2 bath bung, open concept living/dining & kitchen Fin. bsmt w/lg. rec rm., bdrm, office & laundry.Updates include, windows, roof, furnace, tankless water heater. Perfect starter home or if you are planning on downsizing. $204,000 MLS® 1027510 Jo ann langstaFF 613-577-1873

BeautiFul Cape CoD stYle Bungalow 104 CaleDonia rD, st isiDore On a large subdividable lot, this house has an attached garage, brick siding and a landscaped yard. Property is propane heated and has 2 gas stoves. The finished basement has a large room, rec room, fireplace and a wet bar. Wow! $279,900 MLS® 1037933 DereK Bissonnette 613-861-9107

are You looKing For a proJeCt with a gooD return? 1743 CountY rD 1, mountain Looking for a place for all your toys? This property, with its 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom house which has been stripped down and has a 6 bay garage + a 2 bay carport, plus an office/store frontage, which is perfect for storage business. $119,900 MLS® 1038620 DereK Bissonnette 613-861-9107

outstanDing value!

306 thirteenth st west Lovely, bright, 3 bedroom side-split bungalow with garage on a 54’ x 92’ lot at a convenient city location. Six appliances included. Central air, gas heat and alarm system. 12’ x 14’ rear deck. Worth a viewing! *Call today.* $178,900 MLS®1039004 alFreD heim* 613-938-3860 Your Best ally!

Bungalow with Carport

399 thirteenth street Value-priced brick bungalow with carport on a 100’ x 50’ lot. 3 + bedrooms, forced air gas heating, appliances included. Apply some TLC and the result will be a gem. Call today for a viewing! $157,900 MLS ® 1021020 alFreD heim* 613-938-3860 Your Best ally!

new price stunning top Corner waterFront ConDo! 407 - 175 water st west, presCott The crown jewel of the luxurious Prescott Waterfront condos! Top corner unit with stunning panoramic view of the St Lawrence River. Walkout balcony as well as a front balcony. Not 1, but 2 underground heated parking spaces! $429,900 MLS® 1033944 DereK Bissonnette 613-861-9107

organiC 14966 sanDtown rD, FinCh 70 acres with 18 acres currently cleared and worked. 20 was worked 10 years ago and has natural growth. Lots back onto Froats Rd. Creek runs along and through property for easy drainage. Perfect property to build, hunt and farm! $274,900 MLS® 1038982 DereK Bissonnette 613-861-9107

live in FaBulous mont roC neighBourhooD! 399 alBert st, hawKesBurY This home offers you 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, a formal dining room, large living room with hardwood floors and a basement that is waiting for your unique design. The back yard is very nicely landscaped ready for your enjoyment. $194,900 MLS® 1007995 DereK Bissonnette 613-861-9107

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Cornwall 613-938-3860 Alexandria 613-525-3039 Ingleside 613-537-2000 Vankleek Hill 613-678-3860 Morrisburg 613-643-3000

40 DANiS Ave, CORNwALL Why rent when you can buy this home. 2 Bedroom, 1-1/2 story home with a large eat in kitchen, living room/dining room. Lots of updates (furnace, A/C, shingles, windows) a must see. Call Jo Ann today for a private viewing. $129,900 MLS®1038559 FAYe ALLOtt 613-571-9605

COuNtRY PROPeRtY 15791 COuNtY RD 29 3 bedroom, 2 bath brick bungalow sits on this 1.17 acres less than 5 mins to the highway 401 ramp. Endless possibilities available with a huge 27’ x 60’ shop that has its own electrical panel and lots of parking available. Great place for a home business! $199,900 FAYe ALLOtt 613-571-9605

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531 BLOSSOM PARK DR Beautiful all brick bungalow in a fantastic family friendly area. Freshly renovated, the kitchen is bright and fresh with new countertops and flooring, solid wood cabinets. Separate dining area overlooks the backyard through the large picture window. The remodeled family washroom is modern and spacious with new fixtures, flooring and granite countertops. Family room offers large window and wood fireplace. Excellent sized bedrooms for parents and kids. The lower level is spacious and very functional for a game room and second family room. It offers a second full family washroom, bar, den and full sized laundry room with folding station and 2 cedar closets. Attached single car garage and storage shed on a professionally landscaped lot. $229,900 MLS 1037265 ®

Call- ‘BIG’ DAVE SNETSINGER 613-938-3860 office/page, 613-662-1710 TXT

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210 Sixth StReet Fantastic family home in a great central location! Lovingly renovated, this home has an open concept kitchen and living area. The bright and spacious kitchen features plenty of workspace and storage. Newer cabinets and flooring give it a fresh modern look. The upper level shows its charm with a large master bedroom with his and hers walk in closets and french doors opening to your private second storey balcony. The second bedroom is well sized and has its own walk in closet. The upstairs bathroom features laundry, perfect for the busy parent. Two sheds (man cave) in the back of the property. Easy to maintain yard. Roof, gas furnace, air conditioning, HVAC, and all upper windows replaced 2012. $169,900 MLS 1034852 ®

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3253 RiChMOND DRive, CORNwALL This raised bungalow has much to offer! Quartz countertops, custom cabinetry, hardwood floors throughout. Beautiful bathrooms, spacious master bedroom and a large deck and sunroom. $279,900 MLS®1027821 CLAiRe hALLiDAY ARMStRONg 613-551-2812

‘No renovation required’ bathroom update

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(NC)—You can give your bathroom a fresh update without blowing the budget on renovations. Consider these four simple tips from Hilary Farr, designer and host of W Network’s Love It or List It. A fresh coat of paint will instantly uplift your bathroom and can be the inspiration for designing around a new colour palette. You can also change the ambiance of the room by wallpa-

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New LISTINg Troy Vaillancourt* 613-362-8769 8 sAUnDers, LOng sAULt Charming 4 bdrm home, lg. living room, separate dining, updated kitchen, fenced rear yard with lg. deck & above ground pool. Also attached garage. Home has lots to offer. $209,900


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Let me take you back in time! This 1900 sq ft century home will make you feel right at home with loads of its original character. Main floor featured hardwood flooring, with looks of cozy nooks. Spacious eat in kitchen with an old fashioned wood/cook stove, granite counter tops and plenty of cabinets. Main floor bath/ laundry, 4 bedrooms on second level, plus full bathroom. Updated propane furnace, central air, Windows, roof and more. Sitting beautifully along Tanya Flaro* the Raisin River. Asking 613-330-3580 $239,900

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19 DUnbAr AVe. Open concept 3+1 bedroom home with original hardwood flooring, updated kitchen, bathrooms, windows, electrical and more. Large patio with a very private fenced in backyard. Only a few steps from the bike path and close Tanya Flaro* to all amenities. 613-330-3580 neW Price $246,800


Tanya Flaro* 613-330-3580 5201 bOiLeAU LAne, MArtintOWn Looking for privacy and a breathtaking view?? This is it! This home has been renovated from top to bottom with tasteful finishing and is sure to please you. Finished basement, large outbuilding and over 3 acres with frontage along the Raisin River. MLS 1035359 Only $229,900

Frank Prevost* 613-361-4317 322 st. FeLix greAt inVestMent. Move right in or rent it out, 3 bdrm., gas burning fireplace, main floor laundry, updated gas furnace. MLS 1032290 $89,000

Have A Look And Make Your Life Stress Free Tanya Flaro* 613-330-3580 505 LYnWOOD Well maintained 3+1 bedroom home. Original hardwood flooring, eat-in kitchen, fully finished basement, natural gas heating, carport, and dbl garage. Walking distance to all amenities. Asking $234,900

Troy Vaillancourt* 613-362-8769 2 AbAgAiL, LOng sAULt neW cOnstrUctiOn Complete open concept, 3 bdrm. in gorgeous subdivision. Rear covered deck, large master with ensuite, great layout. MLS 1038898 $324,900

Reina Leroux* 613-551-1360

MLS 1038527 – UNIT 308 – Third Floor, East Side - 1 Bedroom + 1 Flex room, 2 Bathrooms, Large Kitchen, Large Covered Balcony, Indoor parking etc. etc. Listing Price $229,900 MLS 1032724 – UNIT 201 - Second Floor, Front Unit West Side –2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 12.5 ft ceilings, Exceptional View, Large Open concept Living Room Kitchen, Gas Fireplace Large Balcony , 1 Indoor and 1 Outdoor parking. YOU HAVE TO SEE IT. Listing Price $365,000

Troy Vaillancourt* 613-362-8769 1 AbAgAiL, LOng sAULt neW cOnstrUctiOn Gorgeous 2 storey, 3 bdrm. home in awesome subdivision. Bonus room above garage, ensuite with walk in closet, higher end quality. MLS 1038894 $359,900

Frank Prevost* 613-361-4317 LOt 3 WiLLbrUck Dr. AULt isLAnD Great building lot 141 x 243 feet in prestige area, view of St. Lawrence River, great place to build your dream home. MLS 1009999 $44,500

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KATIE BELLSMITH sales representative

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6578 Sapphire Dr., Cornwall $525,000

844 Carleton St. $210,000

5327 Nine Mile Rd. Martintown

MLS®1035831 This magnificent stone, 5 bdrm, 3 bath bung. $374,900 MLS®1032437 - 4 bdrm, 2 baths, this fashionably renovated reflects the taste of those accustomed to the best in quality, MLS®1036348 - 18 acres of rural bliss, overlooking the rolling home has everything on your “wish-list”. New furnace, A/C, design and lifestyle. 2 bay att. garage & a heated det. garage/ hills and farm landscape of Martintown. 3 bed, 3 bath, double workshop. fenced yard & pool. attached garage and detached garage/workshop.

mATThEw BELLSMITH sales representative

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Independently Owned and Operated

SuSan McdonaLd

Sales rep. 613-861-0964

doriS deBoer

Sales rep. 613-363-4113

roBert JuHaSz

Sales rep. 613-360-0087

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Sales rep. 613-407-7596

JacqueS (Jack) roY Sales rep. 613-577-1486

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Sales rep. 613-330-2497

taYLer Letford

MicHaeL Vander Meer

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Sales rep. 613-362-3312

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133 TWELFTh sT., E. - $185,000

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Sales rep. 613-362-3820

open HoUse satUrdaY 3:00-4:30 pm 307 CARLEToN sT - $124,900

(1036693) Move-in-cond open concept 3 bdrm home. Gas furnace, newer bathrm, windows & elect frpl. Utl shed & bsmt walkout.

Sales rep. 613-551-2141

2 TWELFTh sT EAsT $199,000

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Live in one & let the other help pay your MTG. Choose from the 4 bdrm, main flr & fin bsmt (could be in-law suite) with full bathrm up & down, presently rented at $1050+utl OR the upper 2 large bdrm with good size living rm & eat-in kitchen, presently rented @ $700+utl. (ROB #1)


RoBERT JUhAsz* 613-360-0087

LUC poiRiER** 613-936-3778

SopHie goudreau

Sales rep. 613-363-4233

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Broker/courtier 613-936-3778




20355 CTY RD 2, soUTh LANCAsTER

(1034550) Nice size 3 bdrm bung for Retirement or the Newlyweds. Oversize garage for the Handyman. Close to the 401 & just 2 doors down from the boat launch (great for the Fisherman).

RoBERT JUhAsz* 613-360-0087

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Heine Bruining

Sales rep. 613-330-1651


45 LENNoX - $63,500

(1039091) Good Investment potential. Close to shopping, playground & Cornwall Transit.

LUC poiRiER** 613-936-3778 WAYNE ThoMpsoN* 613-362-3820

6747 BAY CoURT (Just off Hwy 2 East)

(1037070) Gorgeous Waterfront Vistas, with in-law suite in popular Farlinger’s Pt. Enjoy the view from your lower or upper deck. See you on Sunday,

WAYNE ThoMpsoN* 613-362-3820

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335 MUNRo - $169,900

(1029989) Good west end location, dbl tenement. 1-2 bdrm & 1-3 bdrm; many upgrades, parking both sides.

17180 CTY RD 18, sT ANDREWs - $329,000 JUST LIKE NEW!

MiChAEL DEBoER† 613-936-3124

JACqUEs (JACk) RoY* 613-577-1486


WAYNE ThoMpsoN* 613-362-3820

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428 NiNTh sT., E. $129,911

(1039010) Sweet open concept 3 bdrm family home in convenient location & minutes for the 401. Many updates.

sophiE GoUDREAU* 613-363-4233 goudreau

(1034622) Large custom-built home on 3-1/2 acres.

NEW PRICE $179,301



(1036112) WHEN ONLY THE BEST WILL DO! Executive, custom-built, elegant, private & luxurious throughout. Call for your private viewing.

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(1023708) 7.3 ACRES. Bungalow, Country Retreat Setting! Approx $45,000 in Renos. Sunroom overlooking wildlife.

(1030603) WATERFRONT Bung, approx 1 ac. Open concept. Backyard overlooking DELISLE RIVER. $30,000+++ upgrades.

sophiE GoUDREAU* 613-363-4233

sophiE GoUDREAU* 613-363-4233

MiChAEL DEBoER† 613-936-3124 & DoRis DEBoER* 613-363-4113

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6317 78Th AVE., BAiNsViLLE - NEW pRiCE $179,000

(1038872) Open concept custom-blt 4-season cottage with some recent updates. Enjoy gorgeous sunsets & magnificent views of the Adirondack Mountains & Lake St. Francis.

sophiE GoUDREAU* 613-363-4233

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1102 CUMBERLAND - $89,000

(1023822) Great Location for Comm. Corner of 11th & Cumberland. Lots of potential.

(1039214) Move right into this 2 bdrm renovated home with encl frt porch and large covered deck off kitchen. Come see, you will be surprised. This one is priced for a quick sale.

MiChAEL VANDER MEER** 613-938-2121

DoWNToWN - $196,900

Renovated dbl tenement. Very good income with a great return on your investment.

16345 JENkiNs RD., LoNG sAULT - $339,900

(1030243) Renovated Century Home with large shop. Lovely lot almost an acre with Municipal Water.

MiChAEL VANDER MEER** 613-938-2121 MiChAEL VANDER MEER** 613-938-2121

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(1034770) First Time on the Market is this 1988 built, move-in Raised Bung with gas furnace, C/A & rear covered deck.

Sales rep. 613-930-1136

Broker 613-938-2121



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––––––– BACHELOR / ONE BEDROOM ––––––––– SOUTH BRANCH RD, lower 1bdrm, no appl $995+(pROpANe; eLeCT iNCL) ––––––––––––––– TWO BEDROOM –––––––––––––– 232 MCCONNeLL, main 1+bdrm, no appl $750 iNCL 1153 WALTON ST, upst 2bdrm $750 iNCL 29 ALBeRT, main 2bdrm, $700+(gAS/eLeCT) OR $785+(eLeCT; gAS iNCL) 111-A CARLeTON, upst 2bdrm $600+(eLeCT) 654-A ST FeLiX, lower 2bdrm, no appl $700 iNCL 4-C MCCONNeLL, upst 2bdrm, no appl $700 iNCL 44 gULF, main 2bdrm, no appl $750+(eLeCT; gAS iNCL) FeB 539-B AMeLiA, upst 2bdrm, no appl $650 iNCL FeB 1019 FiRST ST e, upst 2bdrm, no appl $650 iNCL FeB 335 pRiNCe ARTHUR, main 2bdrm, f/s $700+(gAS/eLeCT) MARCH 440 CUMBeRLAND, B8#10, upst 2bdrm $750 iNCL JUNe ––––––– 3 BEDROOMS / HOUSES / SEMI –––––– 59 ANTHONY, 3bdrm semi $975+(gAS/eLeCT) 415-A ST FeLiX, upst 3bdrm, no appl $650+(gAS/eLeCT) 18282 KiLKeNNY, gLeN WALTeR, 3bdrm semi, no appl $1350+(gAS/eLeCT) 440 CUMBeRLAND TH9, 4bdrm $1300 iNCL 17295 CTY RD 18 ST ANDReWS, 3bdrm house, f/s $900+(gAS/eLeCT) THiRD & BeDFORD, new construction, 3bdrm semis $1500+(gAS/eLeCT) 224 THiRD ST e, 3+bdrm TH, no appl $900+(eLeCT) 3273 MAiN ST, AVONMORe, 3bdrm house $950+(gAS/eLeCT) 415 ST FeLiX, main 3bdrm, no appl $700+(gAS/eLeCT) FeB 245 YATeS TH14, 4bdrm TH $1300 iNCL FeB 440 CUMBeRLAND, TH6, 4bdrm $1300 iNCL MARCH 2206 TOLLgATe RD, 2bdrm TH $900+(eLeCT) MARCH –––––– LONG SAULT / INGLESIDE UNITS –––––– 12 NApieR, 2+2 bdrm house $1350+(gAS/eLeCT) 27 MiLLeS ROCHeS, LONg SAULT, 3bdrm home $1300+(gAS/eLeCT) 62 DiCKiNSON#6, upst 2bdrm, f/s $625+(eLeCT) MARCH – 245 YATES AvE & 440 CUMBERLAND AvE –– “CUMBeRLAND gARDeNS” 2 BDRM UNiTS, $735-$775.00 iNCL 3-4 BDRM TOWNHOUSeS $1100-$1300 iNCL CALL FOR AVAiLABiLiTY ––––––––––––––––– COMMERCIAL –––––––––––––– 133 SYDNeY ST, $700 + gAS/eLeCT (WATeR iNC) 3304 SeCOND ST e., OFFiCe SpACe FOR LeASe: UNiT 1: LOWeR LeVeL: 20X40 (800Sq FT) @ $8.00/Sq FT UNiT 2: LOWeR LeVeL:40X40 (1600 Sq FT) @ $8.00/Sq FT UNiT 3: UppeR LeVeL:40X60 (2400Sq FT) @ $8.00/Sq FT

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Full- Time RegisTeRed NuRse (RN). Salary commensurate with experience and includes full benefits.

1916, rue Pitt Street, # 11, Cornwall, Ontario K6J 5H3 Tel: (613) 938-7717 • 1-800-267-2435 Fax/Télécopieur : (613)938-6280 • E-mail/courriel :

Qualifications for Registered Nurse • Appropriate current certificate of competence from the College of Nurses of Ontario required. • Experience dealing with the cognitively impaired. • Comprehensive knowledge of nursing and health care practices, as well as Knowledge in Infection Control Practices. • Demonstrated commitment to working with seniors. • Ability to work effectively individually and with others while prioritizing tasks to handle the most urgent first. • Ability to present information clearly and effectively both verbally whether in person or over the phone, and in writing; an active listener who projects a friendly demeanor. • Ability to collect and use information to thoroughly think through problems and situations; puts information from various sources together to see the ‘big picture’, and generate creative solutions. • Organizational, planning, time management and multi-tasking skills. In Ontario, Extendicare Assist, accommodate the needs of job applicants throughout its recruitment and selection processes in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodation needs must be provided in advance. To discuss your needs, please contact the individual noted in the posting. Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence by January 20th to the attention of Karen MacLeod Director of Care or Terry Dubé Administrator 7081856

Maintenance Repairperson – Contract

Reference: 2017-001

Cornwall and Area Housing Corporation is seeking two (2) individuals to fill the positions of Contract - Maintenance Repairperson (6 months) and Contract – Maintenance Repairperson (9 months). Applicants must possess the following qualifications: • Minimum 3-5 years recent experience; • Demonstrate proficiency and skills required to carry out a planned maintenance program, cleaning and other duties required to protect and ensure the security of residents in a seniors high rise and/ or family low rise unit; • Knowledge of landscape maintenance, modern janitorial methods, maintenance of equipment, heating, ventilation, electrical, drywall and plumbing systems; • Knowledge of Ontario Health & Safety standards; • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing and in French, orally; • Maintain a valid unrestricted Class G Driver’s License with a clean abstract; • Have the use of a personal vehicle is required; • Must provide a Vulnerable Sector Police Background Check to the Corporation’s satisfaction.


Reporting to the Manager of Capital Works and Maintenance and/or Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Repairperson is responsible for providing interior and exterior building maintenance at rent-geared-to-income units located at projects within the Township of North Dundas, the Township of South Dundas, the Township of South Stormont and/or the City of Cornwall. The Cornwall and Area Housing Corporation offers a competitive hourly rate of pay and comprehensive benefits.

Midland Resource Recovery (MRR) has been servicing the natural gas industry across Canada and the USA for 20 years with installation, maintenance and decommissioning of odorization systems. Due to continued growth, MRR is looking to add a Field Technician to the Canadian team. This person will be based out of the company’s new Lancaster facility.

Applicants are invited to submit resumes and proof of qualifications by Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 4pm. The Cornwall and Area Housing Corporation Attention: Manager, Finance and Administration Cornwall and Area Housing Corporation 1916 Pitt Street, Unit 11 Cornwall, Ontario K6J 5H3 Fax: 613-938-6280 E-mail:

The ideal candidate can be described as follows: 1. Strong mechanical and electrical problem solving skills with some formal technical training 2. Resourceful and self-motivated 3. Superior communication skills for interaction with coworkers and clients (bilingualism an asset) 4. Flexible for travel in Canada and in the USA – typical would be two weeks per month 5. Eligible to obtain a restricted Class A commercial driver’s license



Cornwall and Area Housing Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Une copie de ce document est disponible en français en communiquant au (613) 938-7717 poste 16.

If you want to be part of the growth of MRR and believe you meet the qualifications, please submit your resume in confidence to MRR welcomes applications from people with disabilities. No phone calls please. To learn more about MRR, visit our website at Applications will be accepted until January 27, 2017. While we appreciate all interest in MRR, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

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NOTICE: It is our wish to serve you through the classifieds, however, Seaway News can’t possibly verify the legitimacy of all ads. DO NOT SEND MONEY OR GIVE YOUR CREDIT CARD NUMBER to any company offering employment. Legitimate firms do not charge potential employees for a job. Opportunities to earn money at home by assembling products, etc. should be examined carefully. Check references of these companies. Do not send money or give your credit card number until you are satisfied you are going to get what you bargained for. LET THE BUYER BEWARE. The Publisher will not be responsible for any errors in any advertisement after one insertion. Advertising is accepted on the condition that in the event of a typographical error, that portion of the advertising space occupied by the erroneous item together

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with reasonable allowance of signature will not be charged for but the balance of the advertisement will be paid for at the applicable rate. In the event of a typographical error advertising or services at the wrong price(s), goods or services need not be sold. Advertising is merely an offer to sell. The offer may be withdrawn at any time. There shall be no liability for non-insertion of an advertisement beyond the amount paid for such advertisement. The Publisher reserves the right to edit, revise, classify or reject an advertisement. The views of contributing writers are not necessarily the viewpoints of this newspaper or its publishers. Serving: the City of Cornwall; Alexandria; Apple Hill; Avonmore; Bainsville; Berwick; Chesterville; Dunvegan; Finch; Green Valley; Ingleside; Lancaster; Long Sault; Lunenburg;

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Thank you to everyone who helped me look for my wedding band that I lost at Au Vieux Duluth on Dec. 24th. A special thank you to the man who wouldn’t quit looking even after I gave up. These people were so kind and tried so hard to find my ring. Also, thank you to the management of Au Vieux Duluth who said he and his staff would look for the ring once they close up. If anyone should happen to find it, please call 613-933-3582. Reward offered.

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The community of L’Héritage rallied before the holidays to give to the most destitute. The Agapé Center in Cornwall wants to remind everyone that it is important to be generous even after the holidays!

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 7pm @ Ed Lumley Arena Tickets are $10 each/adult and $5 each/children 12 & under Groups of 20 or more - $9 each/adult



This is Milly. She should have been called Bolt because of her hyper nature and speed. She is an Australian cattle dog/ dachshund. She is very loving and protective. Bring in or email your favourite pet photo along with a small caption and we’ll publish it so all our readers can enjoy it, too! Drop in to our office at 501 Campbell St. - Unit 6 or email DEADLINE IS MONDAY 5PM


Tickets are available at the Cornwall Civic Complex Box Office 613-938-9400

The Long Sault/Ingleside Lost Villages Lions Club will resume their monthly Roast Beef Dinners at the South Stormont Community Hall, 2 Milles Roches in Long Sault, on Wednesday, January 18, 2017, from 4pm to 7:30pm. Tickets - $12 Adult, $6 child under 6 yrs. available at the door. Part of the proceeds in support of the new Splash Pad in Ingleside. Call 613-577-0818 for info.



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REWARD OFFERED ~ Lost yellow gold wedding band with diamonds in parking space right in front of Au Vieux Duluth on Dec. 24th at approximately 6:30pm. If found, please call 613-933-3582.


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A Change of shoes can change a child’s life

It’s that time of year again. That’s right, it’s bowling season. And what better reason to get out and knock a

few down than to raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cornwall and District and help more youth in the community.

Sign up today!

Bowl for Kids saKe

Start the ball rolling by contacting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cornwall and District.

613-933-8035 or email

It’s easy. Grab a friend, family member, co-worker or neighbour and come bowl for an hour. Deadline is January 25th, 2017.


City Cup Challenge is on February 4th, 2017 and Counties Challenge Cup in Chesterville on February 5th, 2017.

will be offering

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which will provide participants added flexibility and convenience for collecting pledges. This should make it easier to collect pledges both near and far away.

2017 Tim HorTons BBBs Bowl For Kids saKe Honorary Chairperson THe Cornwall ColTs


Irene Marshall would like to thank St. Hubert Restaurant. The Dore family had a luncheon on December 28th for 40 people, including several small children. The service, food and waitresses were great!

AdVantages Advertising Weekly Smile

Winner of our “Molson Puck Party” Grand Prize Limo Trip to Sens Vs. Edmonton game was Lorne Taillon! Lorne and his buddies took the Limo trip yesterday and knowing this group I’m sure they had fun and behaved!! Thanks to all of them for supporting the Pub & A Thanks to Molson for an awesome prize!!!

Winter Tip ~ Check your dog’s water bowl often to make sure it’s not frozen. Learn how to build the ideal Doghouse for outdoor dogs at: Paying it forward Sara St. Denis was nice enough to buy a meal for a homeless resident. Rachel, her server, at the restaurant she was eating at was so impressed with this act of kindness that she decided to pay Sara back and cover her meal for her.

Program Schedule for the week of JANUARY 16 JANUARY 22, 2017

Let’s Celebrate

Congratulations to

Lillian Parkinson who celebrates her


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Place your ‘Let’s Celebrate’ in Seaway News for a chance to win a Frozen Celebration Cake compliments of Dairy Queen Cornwall and Seaway News. All Celebrate ads will be entered into the draw. One (1) weekly winner. Coupon to be picked up at Seaway News.

Happy 15th Birthday

Karolein Sedik celebrated on January 7th, 2017 Love, Mom, Dad & Marco xox

on January 12th, 2017! Much love from your sons Kevin, Stephen and all the family.



This week’s winner: ROBERT (JIM) SERVICE

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A gorilla goes into a bar and orders a martini. This totally amazes the bartender, but he thinks, “What the heck, I guess I might as well make the drink.” So he mixes the martini. He then walks back over to the give it to the gorilla, and the animal is holding out a twenty-dollar bill. Well, now the bartender is just at a loss for words. He can’t believe that a gorilla walked into his bar, ordered a martini, and then actually had a twenty-dollar bill to pay for it. So, in amazement, he takes the twenty and walks to the cash register to make the change. While he’s standing in front of the cash register he stops for a second and thinks to himself, “Let me try something here and see if the gorilla notices anything.” So he walks back over to the gorilla and hands him a dollar change. The gorilla doesn’t say anything, he just sits there sipping the martini. After a few minutes the bartender just can’t take it anymore. “You know,” he says to the gorilla, “we don’t get too many gorillas in here.” And the gorilla says, “At nineteen dollars a drink I’m not surprised.”

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Give the birds in your backyard a treat this Christmas and throughout the winter season with Safflower seeds. Cardinals, these bright and beautiful birds absolutely love safflower seeds. Their shell is a bit difficult to break open but cardinals, grosbeaks, chickadees and doves manage just fine. They are also less appealing to squirrels, starlings and house sparrows!

On Dec. 28, BBBS received a great last minute gift for the year. The Old Car Club, headed by president Barry Cox, donated $500 to Big Brothers Big Sisters from proceeds of DQ treat sales at one of their events. Pictured l-r: Amanda Brisson BBBS, Barry Cox old car club, Tanya Gadbois DQ and McKensie Bruyere DQ.



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1.To start with, I must apologize for being so late with this “Dances With Words”. If it had been published before your annual commemoration of the birth of Christ, the following material would have been of use to you. If it had been in print before January 7, those who celebrate Ukrainian Christmas on that day could have used what you are about to read as entertainment, following the serving of your kutia, borscht, vushka, varenyky and holubtsi. (My mom used to prepare all of those dishes for us.) 2.Regardless, here it is. File it for use during your Christmas 2017 gathering. 3.Here’s what we did on Christmas Day 2016. We listened to “The 12 days of Christmas. Then, referring to a hard copy of the lyrics, we tried to estimate the current cost of each of the gifts, one by one. 4.Here are some examples of our calculations. The partridge in a pear tree would have cost only $7.00, but the transplanted pear tree it was sitting in would be about $500, plus $200 for the pot, for a total of $707.00. The seven swans a-swimming came in at $100 each, but the wading pool for them to swim in was $79.99 (off-season, on special). Total: $179.99. There would be considerable research costs entailed to locate the “Ten Lords a Leaping”. In Canada, we are very short of lords. My research informed me of the following Canadian Lords:

Dorchester (a street in Montreal, originally named Dorchester Boulevard, but in 1987 revisionists renamed it Rene Levesque Boulevard), Aylmer (municipalities in Quebec and Ontario), Sydenham (a river flowing into Lake St. Clair), Lisgar (as in a Toronto collegiate), Stanley (a wonderful park in Vancouver), Byng (the gentleman’s hockey trophy) and Tweedsmuir (commonly used place name in B.C.). Since all of the lords I’ve listed are dead, they could no longer do any leaping. We’d have to settle for any ten guys who could do some leaping for us. There was a lot of discussion about the eleven pipers piping. I nixed the idea of them being bagpipers, so we settled for much less irritating regular pipers. After considerable discussion we arrived at a $17.30 per hour rate for them, but felt that they should play for only two hours, at a cost of $380.60. The nine ladies dancing claimed that dancing for those same two hours would have been quite strenuous. Therefore, they demanded a higher pay scale. However, one member of our gathering, a male chauvinist pig, wanted their hourly rate to be less, as they were ‘just females’. But then, the women’s lib brigade rose to their feet and managed to get an hourly rate of $20.30 for the ladies. The eight maids a-milking introduced a completely different problem. In the “Twelve Days of Christmas” there were no cows for them to milk, so they were given a severance package of $750 each. We came up with a total twelve item cost of $4,853.24. Give this exercise a try next year.

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