Aaron Horovitz Re-elected Mayor of Cornwall; First Jewish Mayor in Canada
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Aaron Horovitz Re-elected Mayor of Cornwall; First Jewish Mayor in Canada

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Aaron Horovitz, prominent local clothing manufacturer, was re-elected Mayor of Cornwall by a substantial majority. Horovitz has gained the distinction of being the first Jewish mayor to be elected in Canada and has served the municipality as mayor for five consecutive years.

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