Cooking With Kretz – Bring on the Green

Cooking With Kretz – Bring on the Green

Here is the latest Column from Chef Shawn Kretz:  Planting season is upon us. Before we know it there will be weeds to pick, along with the first of the season’s bounty. Seedlings are available at every garden centre, and gardens are starting to come together as the risk of frost diminishes. As I have […]

Dom DeLuise Passes Away at 75

Dom DeLuise Passes Away at 75

A very funny and talented man.   Poor Burt Reynolds has lost his pal. DeLuise died in his sleep on May 4, 2009 at St. John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, aged 75. He was hospitalized at the time, suffering from kidney failure and respiratory problems following a long battle with cancer. WIKI LINK IMDB […]

Tired of sad bad news? Happy Quick Hits of the Day

Tired of sad bad news?  Happy Quick Hits of the Day

Let’s see if we can find enough recent happy stories to fill this entry….and boy is it hard to find Happy Good News out there! Original Dr. Pepper Recipe Found in Old Ledger Researchers Re-Create Pharaoh’s Scent Legally Blind Man Saves Neighbor How to Build a Bike from Bamboo Retired Customers help Save Resto and […]

Huge Tobacco Bust – 13 Million Ciggies

Huge Tobacco Bust – 13 Million Ciggies

Wow, that’s a whole lotta smokes!  L I N K CORNWALL — Local RCMP have made their largest single illegal tobacco seizure ever, netting more than 13 million cigarettes from a semi-trailer in Finch, northwest of Cornwall. Five people were arrested at the Finch home last Wednesday, said RCMP Sgt. Michael Harvey, who intends to […]

Spring Fling 2009

Spring Fling 2009

This just in from Paul Aubin: Hi everyone. Pride/Fierté Cornwall’s 2009 Spring Fling is set for Friday, May 29th at 9:00 pm. Yes, you read that right – it’s on a Friday night, not a Saturday. Another change is that we’ve lowered the admission price to a recession busting $5.00. We’ll also be giving you […]

So have you gone to see Wolverine Yet?

So have you gone to see Wolverine Yet?

Number one at the box office this weekend and the latest Marvel Comic book flick.    Betcha Randy at Fantasy Realm on Pitt sells an awful lot of these comics over the next while…  (www.fantasyrealm.ca) You can catch Wolverine locally at The Galaxy.  And if The Galaxy would become one of our sponsors we’d start doing […]

Wings and Bruins Win – Chris Chelios playing at 47

Wings and Bruins Win – Chris Chelios playing at 47

Chris Chelios returned for the play-offs and the Wings beat Anaheim 3-2 while out shooting them 38-24.   I have a hunch this won’t be a long series either as the Wings are just too much for Anaheim who won’t have the hate on for them like to did the lowly Sharks. Boston stomped on Carolina […]

SCM signs new 5 year Contract with Walmart Canada

SCM signs new 5 year Contract with Walmart Canada

Looks like SCM will be growing which is good for local employees!  L I N K Dan Gabbard, president of SCM, added, “We strive to identify efficiencies that contribute to Walmart’s bottom line, so it can continue to serve millions of Canadians and grow its business.” please visit our sponsors:

More Medicare/Ohip nonsense – Call your MP.

More Medicare/Ohip nonsense – Call your MP.

So I’m busy packing up the remnants of my old store and one of my customers tells me this story. He has COPD and his lung capacity is below 25%.    This makes mobility a real issue. I suggest he apply for a scooter as I have before.    His issue is that the doctors held off […]

Chef Shawn Kretz finds the Green!

A note from Chef Shawn Kretz of Chez Nous. “Fiddleheads and wild garlic are out;  morels may start tomorrow or thursday thanks to the rain.” There should be some good and healthy eatin’ down at Chez Nous. please visit our sponsors:

If you loved TWILIGHT

If you loved TWILIGHT

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=daTTOyu-E1w&feature=player_embedded And in other Hollyweird news it looks like Wall Street 2 will be made starring Michael Douglas returning in his role of Gordon Gecko with Oliver Stone back to direct.  No word yet on Charlie Sheen. please visit our sponsors:

Swine Flu Update

Swine Flu Update

US Border from Mexico still running smoothly Swine Flu Flashback to 1976 Almost Officially a PANDEMIC The United Nations public-health agency raised its global alert to phase 4 from phase 3. The change recognizes that the new A/H1N1 virus spreads from person to person, and signals that governments should prepare for outbreaks. Phase 6 is […]

May 17th – International Day Against Homophobia

This just in from Paul Aubin: Sunday, May 17th is the International Day Against Homophobia.  As part of our observation of the day we’re pleased to announce the nominees for this year’s Denise and Louis Latulippe Award.  Created in 2005 and named after the founders of the Cornwall chapter of PFLAG, it goes to the […]