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Shop the Neighbourhood

The Cornwall Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce their partnership with Yellow Pages and Shop The Neighbourhood. Shop The Neighbourhood is a free national initiative of Yellow Pages, a company with a century-long legacy of working with Canada’s small businesses. On Saturday November 28, 2015, Canadians nationwide will be encouraged to make local purchases and […]



Chamber Pleased with Mayor’s Arbitration Concerns

September 8, 2015 – Mayor Leslie O’Shaughnessy has weighed in on the issue of arbitrated settlements noting that Labour Minister Kevin Flynn is warming up to concerns over stubbornly high, arbitrated salary increases. The Cornwall Chamber is pleased with the development. It hasn’t been widely publicized but, the Chamber has been lobbying strongly for some […]



Chamber to Host Candidates at Business Luncheon

The Cornwall Chamber of Commerce today announced it has invited local candidates for the upcoming federal election to a business luncheon. The purpose of the event will be to give members of Cornwall’s business community a chance to raise matters, specific to their sector, with each of the candidates in an informal setting. “There are […]



Leadership & Dispute and Conflict Resolution Workshops offered in partnership with St. Lawrence College

The Eastern Ontario Training Board (EOTB) and the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that they have partnered with St. Lawrence College to bring two workshops – Leadership & Dispute and Conflict Resolution – to businesses in the Cornwall and Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry area. Denis Thibault, Executive Director of EOTB states: “Over […]



Important Business Information

The Ontario Chamber of Commerce’s (OCC) Regulatory Update summarizes what employers need to know about the latest changes to the regulatory environment for businesses.This update is exclusive to members of the Chamber Network. As you know, easing the regulatory burden for Ontario businesses is one of our top priorities. We are committed to continuing to […]



Helping Members become Accessible businesses

Learn more about Ontario’s accessibility laws with a free webinar In partnership with the Human Resource Professionals Association (HRPA) and with support from the Government of Ontario, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) will be hosting two special Accessibility Works webinars on Friday, August 7, 2015 and Friday, August 28, 2015 at 10 a.m. EST. […]



Upcoming Ontario Government Doing Business Events

August 20 — Webinar – How to Do Business with the Ontario Government Thursday, August 20, 2015, 10:00 am – 11:30 am Cost: Complimentary The Ministry of Government and Consumer Services, Supply Chain Ontario, is hosting a webinar on Ontario government procurement. Participate online without having to leave your office. Learn about: •             The Ontario […]



SLC Announces On-line Job Board

The Cornwall Chamber is pleased to announce that one of its members, St. Lawrence College, has created an innovative, Eastern Ontario, on-line job board. Designed for job seekers and employers alike, the initiative has been launched through the College’s Career Services office. Job seekers can access the site to look for opportunities and employers can […]



Boston is That Close to Cornwall

In 2008, a plucky little airline decided that an air link between Massena/Cornwall and Boston would be a good idea. Seven years later it looks like the prediction was a good one as Cape Air has firmly established itself as a quick and reliable link to ‘Beantown’ and beyond. Not only that, Cornwall area travelers […]



Don’t Let Unnecessary Downtime Cost You Money

We all think that workplace injuries and the resulting loss of production or staff are limited to large industry. However, small businesses can experience injury and downtime at their workplaces, too. The Workplace Safety and Prevention Services has some tips on how to protect your business and the people who work for you. In small […]