Quick Hits for Thursday August 6, 2009

Quick Hits for Thursday August 6, 2009

Here are your quick hits for Thursday August 6th, 2009 MAPLE LEAF RECALLS HOT DOGS “The affected products, which include nine varieties of Shopsy’s, Hygrade and Maple Leaf brand wieners, were recalled after company testing revealed some samples tested positive for listeria. The bacteria were detected through a second, more aggressive test, after some product […]

Paula Abdul Not Returning to American Idol Over Big Bucks!

Paula Abdul  Not Returning to American Idol Over Big Bucks!

Long time American Idol founding host Paula Abdul has chosen not to return to the show over a salary dispute. “With sadness in my heart, I’ve decided not to return to #IDOL. I’ll miss nurturing all the new talent, but most of all…being a part of a show that I helped from day1become an international […]

So are you going to see Akon at the 1000 Island Music Fest ?

So are you going to see Akon at the 1000 Island Music Fest ?

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HS7aULdHo24 Wanna Win Tix to see Akon? What YOU have to DO to WIN these TICKETS is post to our site. Leave your comment here and I want to see the lamest reason why you should get the tix. I don’t want to hear about sick puppies.  I want some creativity.      We may round up […]

Will the Leaf Fly? Nissan’s New Mass Produced Electric car

Will the Leaf Fly? Nissan’s New Mass Produced Electric car

NISSAN is gambling that the North American market is ready for an electric car.  Unlike GM’s pricey VOLT due to come out shortly, the LEAF is to be about the same price as a VERSA, but run strictly on Electricity via a nose plug in. “Nissan has promised that the Leaf, which goes into mass-production […]

The Bloc Wants EI Changes – Well so do I! EDITORIAL

The Bloc Wants EI Changes – Well so do I! EDITORIAL

Geez I wish Gilles Duceppe was a Federalist.   He’s such a strong Politician.    Now he wants changes to the EI system.  I do too.   I’m not sure I want 360 hours to be the line, but I think it needs to be at one standard with certain supplements based on area or needs. Actually I […]

Cornwall Free News on Bourque

Cornwall Free News on Bourque

We’re proud and humble to represent Cornwall now on one of Canada’s largest News Portals,  Bourque Newswatch. The Drudge Report of Canada, Bourque Newswatch links up to newspaper and media sources from all over Canada and the world.   Today our humble newspaper was added to their list. Thanks to our readers and sponsors for helping […]

So you wanna see Snoop Dogg? Keep Reading HERE

So you wanna see Snoop Dogg?  Keep Reading HERE

Ya Wanna See Snoop Dogg?  We have two tickets to give away to some lucky reader of the Cornwall Free News!    We just got the word from Eric Alper from the event.  We’ll be covering the 1000 Islands Music Fest for Cornwall and two lucky readers will have the opportunity to win a pair of […]

Harv’s Diner – 619 Pitt – Restaurant Review

Harv’s Diner – 619 Pitt – Restaurant Review

I need to start taking photos when I do Resto Reviews!   I did breakfast at Harv’s Diner Friday morning for a biz meeting.   I’d never been there before.   While the building looks gray and non descript on the outside, it’s a bright oasis on the inside. Surprisingly busy I could tell why after my breakfast.   […]

Funny People – Not that Funny, kinda long too

Funny People – Not that Funny, kinda long too

I liked Funny People.  I like the cast, the writing, even most of the direction, but I have lived in LA and know a few comics and the life. If you go to see Funny People expecting to see a traditional Adam Sandler movie this isn’t the ticket for you.   He has a few Sandler […]

Pride/Fierté Cornwall Shutting Down with a Bang!

MEDIA ADVISORY – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Due to a lack of interest and support from the LGBT community, Pride/Fierté Cornwall will cease all operations effective Sunday, November 1, 2009. Since October 2007, support for the organization and attendance at our various events has been steadily decreasing, and numerous calls for volunteers and fresh ideas have […]

Cooking with Kretz – Menu Creation

Cooking with Kretz – Menu Creation

Here is the latest column from our resident Chef, Shawn Kretz For some creating a menu while maintaining a fluid concept can be a difficult proposition.  Expedience certainly comes with experience. For me the two most important factors to menu and meal creation are freshness (esp. Seasonality) and maintaining a consistent concept so that the […]