Novel Coronavirus is being closely monitored by public health

by the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit The first Canadian diagnosed with the Wuhan novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) was identified in Toronto on Saturday,...

Family Visits in Residential Care settings resume

In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the Ontario government has announced the gradual resumption of visits to long-term care homes, retirement...

Diverting funding to Food Banks

by Upper Canada Leger Centre for Education and Training School buildings and student programming sites have become more than just a destination for children and...

Smile! Smile! Smile!

Every Fall, there are a few extra smiles in Winchester, Long Sault and Morrisburg – thanks to the Tim Hortons Smile Cookie Campaign. In...

Student Nutrition Programs working through Food Banks

School buildings and student programming sites have become more than just a destination for children and youth to socialize and engage in learning; amongst...

Ontario farm businesses working to adapt to a new reality

by Peggy Brekveld, Vice President, Ontario Federation of Agriculture If there is one thing that has remained constant throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s that farmers are...
Rideau Valley Conservation Authority

RVCA Waiving Fees at Local Conservation Areas

The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority is waiving fees at its Conservation Areas as public health officials encourage people to get out and enjoy a...

Mobile services coming to area for victims of sexual violence

The Ontario government announced last week that they will be investing in new sexual violence support services in Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Island and Rideau Lakes. According to...

New online counselling program

With support from the Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund, the Counselling Group of Jewish Family Services (JFS) of Ottawa is excited to launch a...

Catholic District School Board report

Mr. Todd Lalonde, Trustee for City of Cornwall and Glengarry County, has been acclaimed to the position of Chair for the Catholic District School...