1550: 1550: 1550: 1550: 1550:
Saturday, February 16, 2019 02:48 AM
Travel          Hotels Hotels         Tours Tours         Car Rental Cars         Events Events         Flights Flights         Cruises Cruises         Events Refer
Business Name, Category, Keywords
City Name or Zip Code ex: Los Angeles, CA

WowCity Cornwall Yellow Pages | Local Search | Business Directory

Top Businesses in Cornwall Add Business

BDO Canada LLP 132 Second Street East, Suite 301 Cornwall ON K6H 1Y4
Fibrenew Eastern Ontario Second St E Cornwall ON K6H 2B8
@liveconx 408 Pitt St Cornwall ON K6J 3R2
Carefor Health & Community Services (Cornwall & Eastern Counties) 205 Amelia St #100, Cornwall, ON K6H 3P3, Canada
+1 613-932-3451
Add Business Listingclick here to start now!
NetSoft IT Academy Reviewed by: Hisham Alathameen Thank you NetSoft ,you changed my life and my family life ,I could secure good job within 7 months after I joined NetSoft . Thank you Tariq for your follow up and supporting all the student and gu
Blackbird Property Group Reviewed by: Stephen Stacey DO NOT RENT FROM BLACKBIRD! Tina Lister and her group of associates are deceiving and extremely unpersonable. My Fiance and I have been renting from them for the past year and a couple of months. We h
Blackbird Property Group Reviewed by: Stephen Stacey DO NOT RENT FROM BLACKBIRD! Tina Lister and her group of associates are deceiving and extremely unpersonable. My Fiance and I have been renting from them for the past year and a couple of months. We h
Donovan Complete Masonry Reviewed by: Victor Rono Donovan Complete Masonry are very detail oriented, walked through with me on every small detail of my project and ensured the right things were done to the waterproofing of my foundation. I recommend
Paul Calback, Dog Walking & Pet Reviewed by: Eye See He left my dog in a hot car in 2016 and she died. He keeps listing himself on new websites so I can't put a negative review on them. He was charged by the OSPCA and admitted guilt. Needs to never walk

Restaurants in Cornwall Submit Article

Positive and negative aspects of raising your own Grass-Fed Beef

The demand for organic food is rising in Canada. Almost all the Canadian families are shifting ...

Food Informations during Pregnancy

Women most of the time faces problems and difficulties because of lack of knowledge regarding food i...

Giving the right Food to your Pet

  Right pet food differs from one another if you have a cat surely you won't give him food fo...

Entertainment in Cornwall Submit Article

Everyone Loves Live Concerts

  Concert is an event where singers, bands or other performing artist conduct shows for their ...

Movies Changes Lives

  We experience in some part of our lives that we feel so depress because of our life challeng...

Virtual Games to Virtual Learning Online

  What is Virtual Games? Virtual Games is also known as Online Gaming has greatly influenced ...

Nightlife in Cornwall Submit Article

Choose the Right Wine

  Wine is simply the fermented juice of fresh grapes, yet the transformations may be infinite....

Fun Night Clubbing

      love the clubbing and party scene? The dancing, drinking, and meeting up oth...

Working Night Shift

  Our bodies are designed to sleep at night. Although many people have already been used to wo...

Stores in Cornwall Submit Article

Ways to Market Business Online

Now in our time there is a lot of strategies and ways we could do to market or sell our business o...

Starting and Franchising Business

  Do you want to start your own business or just franchise an existing business? That is the f...

Be Successful in Business Advertising

One of the most important thing to be successful is how you advertise your product. Advertising is a...

Latest Members


Support Wikipedia

About Cornwall

Cornwall, Ontario



Cornwall is a city in eastern Ontario, Canada, and the seat of the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry. Cornwall is Ontario's easternmost city, located on the Saint Lawrence River, in the Quebec City–Windsor Corridor along Ontario Highway 401, and is the urban centre for surrounding communities, including Long Sault and Ingleside to the west,Mohawk Territory of Akwesasne to the south, St. Andrew's and Avonmore to the north, and Glen Walter, Martintown, Williamstown, and Lancaster to the east.

Cornwall lies on the 45th parallel, approximately 100 kilometres (62 mi) southeast of Ottawa, the national capital, 120 kilometres (75 mi) southwest of Montreal, Quebec's largest city, and 440 kilometres (270 mi) northeast ofToronto, the provincial capital and Canada's largest city. It is named after the English Duchy of Cornwall; the city's coat of arms is based on that of the duchy with its colours reversed and the addition of a "royal tressure", a Scottish symbol of royalty.






Historical Overview




Aboriginal peoples have lived in and around the area of present day Cornwall for millennia.

The first serious European settlement was established in 1784, by United Empire Loyalists, primarily from New York. Disbanded soldiers and their families began to settle at the site of Cornwall, then called New Johnstown.

They were led by Lieutenant-Colonel Sir John Johnson and were soldiers from the First Battalion King's Royal Regiment of New York and a contingent of the 84th Royal Highland Emigrants. Following the success of rebellious colonists in the American Revolution, the United Empire Loyalists (as they were later called) migrated to Canada. The British government helped them settle there in reward for their loyalty and compensation for their losses in the United States.

They founded a settlement on the site formerly called Pointe Maligne by French colonists and renamed it "Royal Settlement #2", and then "New Johnstown". It was later renamed Cornwall by the British for the Duke of Cornwall, by proclamation ofPrince George, and in 1834 the town became one of the first incorporated municipalities in the British colony of Upper Canada. The construction of the Cornwall Canal between 1834 and 1842 accelerated the community's development into a regional and industrial economic "capital" for a growing hinterland of towns and villages. Canal and lock construction in the late 1800s and early 1900s brought work international business. Railway connections, beginning in the 1850s, provided connections between Cornwall and local communities that required to access public services in Cornwall, such as highschools and medical services, and helped cement Cornwall's position as a regional centre.

Situated west of Cornwall, along the St. Lawrence River, were several smaller communities. Now known as the Lost Villages, the communities were permanently flooded in 1958 by the construction of the St. Lawrence Seaway. The massive Moses-Saunders Power Dam at the western end of the city required a reservoir, and the villages were flooded when it was filled.










The city of Cornwall hosts festivals and special community events including; Canada Day festivities, and Kinsmen Cornwall Lift Off, an annual hot air balloon and music festival.

Cornwall is named after the county of Cornwall in the United Kingdom. Its flag also bears the insignia and colours of the flag of the Duchy of Cornwall.





Kinsmen Cornwall Lift Off 

Lift Off is an annual music and hot air balloon festival that takes place in July in Lamoureux park. It is run by a board of volunteers and is a non-profit organization




Hot air Balloons



Lift Off is the only hot air balloon festival in Ontario. Paying individuals are able to take a 20 or 90 minute ride in one of 25 sponsored balloons.








Kinsmen Cornwall Lift Off promotes a variety of local and national talent. Past acts have included Glass Tiger, Kim Mitchell, Sass Jordan, Tom Cochrane, Trooper, Burton Cummings, David Wilcox and many more.

The 2014 Lineup featured Great Big Sea's Alan DoyleGlass Tiger and 54-40 as headliners. This edition was the first to offer a full day of free entertainment, with Glass Tiger headlining. It was attended by over 9000 people.







Cornwall Ribfest is an annual festival organized by Cornwall Seaway Lions, a volunteer organization operating within Lions Club International. Taking place over three days in late July, Ribfest attracts many for Barbecue, free live music and carnival rides. The 2014 edition of the festival attracted 57 000-60 000 attendees,a number greater than the population of the city.






Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cornwall,_Ontario

Classifieds in Cornwall

   Auto Parts
   Automotive Services
   Autos For Sale

Buy, Sell, Trade

   Antiques For Sale
   Appliances For Sale
   Babies And Kids
   Boats & Motorcycles
   Clothing For Sale
   Furniture For Sale
   Pets For Sale
   Sports Equipment For Sale
   Tickets For Sale
   Tools For Sale
   Want - Trade
   Yard Sales




   Classes / Workshops
   Lost & Found

Jobs (0)

   Accounting / Financial
   Administrative & Office
   Computer / Technical
   Customer Service
   Driver / Delivery / Courier
   Driver Delivery Courier
   Focus Group / Studies
   Job Wanted / Resume
   Medical / Health
   Mgmt / Professional
   Part-time Jobs
   Rest / Retail / Hotel
   Sales / Mktg
   Salon / Spa
   Show Biz / Audition
   Trades / Labor


   Available / Wanted
   Equip / Instruments
   Plug The Band

Real Estate

   House / Condo
   Land For Sale


   Apartments & Houses For Rent
   Rentals Wanted


   Business Opportunities
   Business Services
   Cleaning Services
   Creative Services
   Health / Beauty Services
   Home Improvement
   Labor / Moving
   Landscape / Lawn Services
   Real Estate
   Therapeutic Massage


   Hotels And Accomodations
   Tour Packages
   Travel Tickets