Tribute planned for Revolutionary War casualty

It was on March 25, 1777, that a patriotic, 49-year-old Silas Stone decided to leave the family farm in Dublin, N.H., to begin what he thought would be a three-year hitch in the Continental Army.

Area scouts replace the flagpole in Cornwall

The Ethan Mary Baker Allen chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) once again has a sturdy flagpole from which to proudly fly the nation’s colors at its Samson Memorial Chapter House in Cornwall, thanks to the efforts of a local Scout tr … (read more)

Cornwall to celebrate its history Sept. 17

The town of Cornwall will celebrate its rich history on Sunday, Sept. 17, with a series of events focusing on agriculture, art and community.

Paul Audet, 69, of Cornwall

Paul Audet, 69, passed away on July 24, 2023, after an unexpected cardiac event. He was a proud lifetime resident of Cornwall.

Steinway Artist Sandro Russo to perform for free in Cornwall

On Sunday, June 25, at 2 p.m., the Italian-born virtuoso Sandro Russo will play a free concert on the new Steinway piano at the First Congregational Church of Cornwall.

Benefit chicken barbecue to be held June 11 in Cornwall

The Cornwall Volunteer Fire Department will once again host its annual Chicken Barbecue fundraiser at the Route 30 station on Sunday, June 11, from noon to 3 p.m. or till the chicken runs out, whichever is sooner.

Nigerian visitor teaches kids about nature through art, science & fireflies

“Sometimes we are so possessive of the earth that we want to use up all of its offerings, but we should remember that we are all only on earth for a very short time. It’s not something that we own but something that we are renting for a very short while.”

Cornwall DAR house back in the limelight

The 108-year-old Samson Memorial House has become perhaps the nicest, but least used, building in Cornwall Village.

Letter to the editor: Thanks to all who helped with Cornwall breakfast

The Friends of Cornwall School would like to thank everyone who helped make our first Town Meeting Breakfast on Saturday, March 4th, a relative success.

Letter to the editor: Whelan-Wuest is the best choice for ACSD

On March 7th I’ll be voting for Ellen Whelan-Wuest for ACSD school board and I think you should too.

Letter to the editor: Cornwall’s Kramer earns support in ACSD board race

The current Cornwall School families writing this letter would like to recommend Chris Kramer for the Cornwall seat on the ACSD Board.

Thieves steal from foreign apple orchard workers

Criminals broke into the building that houses foreign workers at Sunrise Orchards in Cornwall this past Friday and stole passports, among other things.

Cornwall woman appointed to ACSD board

The Addison Central School District Board on Tuesday picked Ellen Whelan-Wuest to temporarily fill the Cornwall spot on the panel recently vacated by incumbent Peter Conlon.

Letter to the editor: ACSD candidate in it for students

In Cornwall, I’ve dedicated much of my time over the past four years to helping improve our school. We’re very fortunate at our school to have a congenial, supportive, and friendly culture.

New high-speed internet coming to 14 towns

The nonprofit internet provider Maple Broadband began work in early October stringing fiber-optic lines that will bring high-speed service to up to 1,400 underserved or unserved households in portions of Cornwall, Leicester, Middlebury, Orwell, Salisbury, … (read more)