H1 N1 Flu Vaccines Open to All – Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009

H1 N1 Flu Vaccines Open to All – Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009

EOHU H1N1 Immunization Clinics Now Open to Everyone As of this week’s clinics on November 19th and 20th, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit is expanding the H1N1 immunization program to everyone aged 6 months and over. “We’re pleased to be able to open the clinics up to everyone,” states Dr. Paul Roumeliotis, Medical Officer of […]

Cornwall’s Torchbearer’s Bold Spirit Emotionally Lifts City – Heather Saaltink Olympic Torch Bearer – Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009

Cornwall’s Torchbearer’s Bold Spirit Emotionally Lifts City – Heather Saaltink Olympic Torch Bearer – Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009

There were a lot of misty eyes at the aquatic centre this morning and it had nothing to do with the chlorine in the water. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iukbDIXXwLc Mayor Bob Kilger, on behalf of the Cornwall Torch Relay Committee announced Heather Saaltink as this city’s Olympic Torch Bearer for the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vq7FCXSMn4E Sadly it […]

MP Guy Lauzon finally speaks to the Cornwall Free News! Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009 Defensive & Nervous –

MP Guy Lauzon finally speaks to the Cornwall Free News! Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009 Defensive & Nervous –

Ok, his only words were “no comment”, but it’s a start.  It’s like Scrabble.  You start with little words and maybe one day you get a whole sentence….. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_ePGTvUUlM Mr. Lauzon’s wry smile as he said “no comment” actually showed some character.   The fact that he not only refuses to speak to one of […]

Lebowski Meets Strangelove – The Men That Stare at Goats – Cornwall Ontario Movie Review – November 14, 2009

Lebowski Meets Strangelove – The Men That Stare at Goats – Cornwall Ontario Movie Review – November 14, 2009

So I went to see “The Men That Stare At Goats” .  I was expecting a Coen’esque trip and wasn’t let down. Part “Big Lebowski” part “Dr. Strangelove”; this flick isn’t Oscar worthy, but the cast make it worthwhile. Jeff Bridges, Ewan MacGregor, George Clooney, and Kevin Spacey in one of his campiest roles, made […]

Here our our Pro Line Picks for Saturday November 14, 2009

Here our our Pro Line Picks for Saturday November 14, 2009

Here are our Pro Line Hockey Picks for Saturday November 14, 2009 This is a new feature we’re tinkering with.  We are going to suggest some NHL Pro Line Picks.  Please note that if you play these and lose it’s at your own risk!   Of course if you play these and win feel free to […]

We growing again – Updates this weekend – thank you for your patience and understanding – November 14, 2009

We growing again – Updates this weekend – thank you for your patience and understanding – November 14, 2009

Hello Cornwall and the World, We’re upgrading to new servers this weekend due to increased traffic loads.   We apologize for any slowness or timeouts, but by Monday we should be humming faster and better than ever. We’re all very busy here at The Cornwall Free News.   Our webshow, “Cooking with Kretz” starring our resident columnist […]

Which Movie are you going to see this Weekend?

Which Movie are you going to see this Weekend?

Click the Corn to see what’s playing in Cornwall this weekend. 2012 opens this week. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hz86TsGx3fc I’m really wanting to go see the new George Clooney Kevin Spacey flick “The Men That Stare at Goats” httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SreufFevUSw What are you going to see?  And tell us what you liked or didn’t like. please visit our sponsors:

It’s Friday the 13th – A very Scary Day indeed….

It’s Friday the 13th – A very Scary Day indeed….

Why do so many people freak out on Friday the 13th?  Thought I’d dig a bit and see what all the panic is about.   Check out the Wiki link as it’s full of information.   Personally I think it’s a great night to dig out some old movies, maybe….Friday the 13th? and order some Pizza from […]

Habs Skin Coyotes 4-2 – Emery takes Revenge on Ottawa

Habs Skin Coyotes 4-2 – Emery takes Revenge on Ottawa

NHL SCORES 3 points each from Tomas Plekanec & Marc Andre Bergeron led to a 4-2 win on the road in Phoenix. Mike Cammallieri, Brian Gionta, Glen Metropolit, and Mr. Bergeron scored; Carey Price facing only 20 shots kept the Coyotes to 2 goals. Ray Emery got to get some revenge as Philadelphia philabustered the […]

Sexy Sarah Palin Gets Spanked by Native Hunters – November 13, 2009

Sexy Sarah Palin Gets Spanked by Native Hunters – November 13, 2009

That Sarah!  She’s getting shot down again for her love of Big Oil, Big Game Hunting, and her really “Big” game plan of running for President in the US next election. “While the world gets ready for December’s climate meeting in Copenhagen, a group of native Arctic women traveled to Washington this week to talk […]

QUICK HITS FOR FRIDAY NOVEMBER 13th, 2009

QUICK HITS FOR FRIDAY NOVEMBER 13th, 2009

Here are your Quick Hits for the Day! Concerns over US banks Capital Reserves (Citibank) Blockbuster Losses Grow I can understand that one.  Why pay such a high price when you can rent new DVD releases from Jonathans on the corner of 4th & Marlborough for 99 cents? The Who to Perform at Super Bowl […]

Stephen Harper a Quebec Nordiques Hockey Fan? – November 12, 2009

Stephen Harper a Quebec Nordiques Hockey Fan? – November 12, 2009

L I N K – I think Hockey.  I think Stephen Harper?  Methinks not.  Sweater vests yes; beating on little guys or natives, yes; suggesting that as the economy tanks it’s a good time to buy stocks; especially on a minimum wage salary, yes. Dropping the puck at the opening ceremony of a new Ice […]

$2 Billion Dollars and Counting for H1N1 Flu Shots in Canada –

$2 Billion Dollars and Counting for H1N1 Flu Shots in Canada –

L I N K “In September, provincial and territorial health ministers predicted the cost of buying and delivering the vaccine at around $806-million, or about $16 per dose. But based on these new estimates, the total cost is currently running at about $30 a shot –and climbing.” Ow, double ow!   I am always a firm […]