David Rawnsley to Run Again for Greens

With the smell of election in the air it’s good to see another party get things going. Green Party Candidate David Rawnsley will be running again in the next election.   I predict him to garner more votes this time around.    Good luck David. So far in this riding we have Mr. Rawnsley running for the […]

Busy Monday Night …..

Busy Monday Night …..

Sometimes in life you have to make a choice.   Sometimes you want Chocolate and Vanilla.   Sometiemes you can have both! Last night my goal was to go to the Cornwall & Regional Writer’s Society as Lorna had taken to calling me a Ghost member.   I love writing and for some reason almost every Monday night […]

Wings Clip Hawks 6-1 – Up in Series 3 games to 1

Wings Clip Hawks 6-1 – Up in Series 3 games to 1

Detroit showed why they won the Stanley Cup last year as they pounded the Black Hawks 6-1 and are now one win away from a return to the finals. Playing without Niklas Lidstrom and Pavel Datsyuk the Wings as a team stepped it up especially Marion Hossa who scored a Short Handed Goal. In other […]

Quick Hits – Weekend Round Up

Quick Hits – Weekend Round Up

Was Vivien Leigh a Nyphomaniac? Akwesasne Grand Chief Election Heating Up Microsoft to Unveil New Search Engine Area CONCERT ROUND UP by Kathleen Hay Russian Group may Partner with Facebook Man nabbed with over $300K in stolen Jeans Space Shuttle ATLANTIS Lands Safely please visit our sponsors:

Quick Hits for Friday May 22

Quick Hits for Friday May 22

Grand Chief Thompson says no to larger Canada Customs Facilities GM Pulling the Plug on Morrisburg Dealership Michael Moore Targets the Economy Lucy Gordon, Spiderman 3 actress dead CTV pushing for local news $$ please visit our sponsors:

Pittsburgh wants it more – out shoots Carolina 42-28 in Win

Pittsburgh wants it more – out shoots Carolina 42-28 in Win

Wow, Evgeni “Geno” Malkin scored a Hat Trick as the Penguins take a 2 games to 0n lead on the Carolina Hurricanes.   This is starting to look like a sweep as all of Pittsburgh’s BIG GUNS got to play. Carolina just couldn’t keep up with the scoring. In other NHL news,  TSN’er and Team 990 […]

Cornwall Hospital Breaks Ground!

Cornwall Hospital Breaks Ground!

L I N K Now this is good news for Cornwall!   If you don’t have your health you don’t have life and anything to improve health services is a blessing. “The new project will include an expansion of 95,000 square feet of new space and 78,000 square feet of renovation. The expansion will house five […]

CORNWALL & REGIONAL WRITERS SOCIETY

CORNWALL & REGIONAL WRITERS SOCIETY

If you love to write this group is for you if you’re in the Cornwall area. From novices to the more experienced there’s nothing like being in a room full of creative people to get you going in the right direction. Here is a blurb from Lorna Foreman whom you can contact for more info. […]

Drug Bust in Kanesatake – 13 Nabbed

Drug Bust in Kanesatake – 13 Nabbed

L I N K “Thirteen people were arrested Tuesday in connection with drug raids in Kanesatake, Que., that authorities say will put a dent in criminal activities on the Mohawk territory. More than 300 police, including RCMP, Sûreté du Québec and aboriginal officers, were involved in more than a dozen pre-dawn raids in Kanesatake, located […]

Cooking With Kretz – The Farmer’s Market is Open

Cooking With Kretz – The Farmer’s Market is Open

Here is your latest column from Chef Shanw Kretz – if you wish to contact Chef Shawn email us at info@cornwallfreenews.com or canvid@hotmail.com The Farmers Market is upon us… Finally! I was excited to get out and see the inaugural weekend of the Downtown Cornwall Farmers Market. Granted that many of the items and vendors […]

Buy Local – Advertise Local

Buy Local – Advertise Local

Lately I’ve been hearing our Radio stations promoting us to shop locally.   I think that’s a great idea.   I think it’s a great idea to advertise locally too. Right now most of the major media outlets in this town are not owned locally.   Odds are that if you read a newspaper; listen to the radio; […]

Quick Hits for Tuesday May 19th

Quick Hits for Tuesday May 19th

Cornwall Recycling Plant hit by Fire A Mohawk Take on Guns at Akwesasne Border Crossing Cornwall Praised for Eco Friendly Energy Alternatives RCMP DRUG RAID Kanesatake Penguins beat Canes in Game 1 NFL MLB NBA Join NHL Fight against Balsillie Security Concerns over new Enhanced Ontario Driver’s License please visit our sponsors:

Red Wings Take Game One over Hawks

Red Wings Take Game  One over Hawks

Detroit used their experience and depth to take a 5-2 game one victory over the Chicago Blackhawks.   Johan Franzen had 3 points as the Wings outshot the Hawks 43-32. B O X S C O R E In other NHL news Commissioner Gary Bettman has been quoted as saying that Phoenix would be moved back […]

Quick Hits

Quick Hits

Here are your local and world wide Quick Hits for Saturday May 15th Don Cherry Film Starts Shooting Councilors MacDonald and Clement like Hot Dogs No more local CTV  in Eastern Ontario Councilor Mark MacDonald is worried about Elevators Gangs and Drugs in Cornwall Cornwall Immigrant group lands Trillium Grant Liberals attack Conservative $1 Billion […]

Bruins Burnt – Wings Flying Free NHL Round Up

Bruins Burnt – Wings Flying Free NHL Round Up

Well the Bruins blew it and Carolina moves forward to face Pittsburgh.   The Wings, thanks to their depth with players like Darren Helm beat the Ducks and now get to face The Chicago Black Hawks. Looks to be some good hockey and it’s starting to look like a Pittsburgh – Chicago Stanley cup showdown which […]