ECO FARM DAY is coming Fast – February 26-27 – Cornwall Ontario Guest Speaker Dr. Wayne Roberts

ECO FARM DAY is coming Fast – February 26-27 – Cornwall Ontario Guest Speaker Dr. Wayne Roberts

The SDG Food Council, sponsor of the SDG Farm Fresh food directory (www.sdgfarmfresh.com), invites you to a constructive workshop on an SDG local food movement with Wayne Roberts from the Toronto Food Policy Council (TFPC). Dr. Wayne Robert’s is the author of “The No-Nonsense Guide to World Food” and a weekly columnist for Toronto’s NOW […]

Art Exhibit at the Ronathahon:ni Cultural Centre in Akwesasne a Hit! May have follow up before end of March 2010

Art Exhibit at the Ronathahon:ni Cultural Centre in Akwesasne a Hit!  May have follow up before end of March 2010

So I get this frantic call last week about an Art Exhibit on the Island, at the Ronathahon:ni Cultural Centre, and how I should brave the bridge, pay two tolls to come and check it out.  Hmm….Friday night….what could I be doing…. Something told me to go though as I do love art even though I […]

2010 Ronathahon:ni Art Show Friday February 12th-14th from 7pm to 9pm – Akwesasne

2010 Ronathahon:ni Art Show Friday February 12th-14th from 7pm to 9pm – Akwesasne

The Ronathahon:ni Cultural Centre Would like to cordially invite you to the Grand Opening of the 2010 Ronathahon:ni Art Show, Friday February 12th from 7PM to 9PM 1 Ronathahon:ni Lane, Kawehnoke ( Cornwall Island- Akwesasne ) Artists will be present, Refreshments will be served. Everyone welcome! We will also be open Saturday, February 13th, 12pm […]

So Where are you Spending your Advertising Dollars Cornwall Ontario & the Area? Are you getting the best value for your Dollar? Online Media Alexa Rankings – February 9, 2010

So Where are you Spending your Advertising Dollars Cornwall Ontario & the Area? Are you getting the best value for your Dollar? Online Media Alexa Rankings – February 9, 2010

It’s amazing how fast something can grow?   As we approach our 1st year’s anniversary as Cornwall Ontario’s fastest growing media company we are amazed at the statistics easily available online. Alexa is a service provided by Amazon.com that measures web traffic.  Using Alexa we’re are doing pretty darn well for an upstart. The Busiest […]

Cornwall Ontario You’re About to Get a New Radio Station! February 5, 2010

Cornwall Ontario You’re About to Get a New Radio Station! February 5, 2010

Radio sure has changed over the years.  We’ve gone from old tubes to online radio, and starting this month you’ll be able to click the listen button and hear our community live! Cornwall Ontario you’ve asked us, and we’re making it happen.   It’s our special birthday gift to you.   I know, normally when […]

City Council Wants Action on Bridge Issue – Supports Mark MacDonald’s motion – by Markus Noé – Cornwall Ontario – February 1, 2010

City Council Wants Action on Bridge Issue – Supports Mark MacDonald’s motion – by Markus Noé – Cornwall Ontario – February 1, 2010

City Council Wants Action on Bridge Issue Cornwall Ontario – During last week’s city council meeting, Councilor Mark MacDonald sought the council’s approval for a motion he put forth. This motion asked council and the Mayor of Cornwall to become more politically involved with the bridge issue. The MacDonald request was approved unanimously by council. […]

MOHAWK ELDERS CONSIDER OLD-AGE SECURITY SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT – Akwesasne – February 1, 2010

MOHAWK ELDERS CONSIDER OLD-AGE SECURITY SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT – Akwesasne – February 1, 2010

MOHAWK ELDERS CONSIDER OLD-AGE SECURITY SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT AKWESASNE MOHAWK TERRITORY — At the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s General Meeting on January 28th, the Mohawk Elders in attendance provided direction for a settlement offer from the Government of Canada to resolve issues involving their Old-Age Security Benefits. Mohawk Elders indicated their desire to conduct a consultation process […]

Cornwall Senators? Now that would sell some seats. Rumors n Rumblins – NHL – Cornwall Ontario – January 21, 2010

Cornwall Senators?  Now that would sell some seats.  Rumors n Rumblins – NHL – Cornwall Ontario – January 21, 2010

I think the Civic Complex would sell every seat they could fill if this happens.    Rumors are swirling that the Ottawa Senators of the NHL will move their Binghamton farm team to Cornwall Ontario.   We have no quotes as of press time but will do updates soon.    LINK “It would be easy […]

Seaway International Bridge Continues to see less traffic – Trucks down 21.9% – Cornwall Ontario – January 17, 2010

Seaway International Bridge Continues to see less traffic – Trucks down 21.9% – Cornwall Ontario – January 17, 2010

Seaway International Bridge Traffic Down Not surprising that delays and issues are causing people to think twice before crossing the Seaway International Bridge that crosses Akwesasne between the US and Canada. LINK “In December, approximately 162,228 cars crossed there, down 13.3 percent from the 187,081 that crossed in December 2008. Truck crossings decreased 21.9 percent, […]

CORNWALL CROSSFIT EXPANDS TO AKWESASNE – Opens Monday January 18, 2010 – Cornwall/Akwesasne Ontario – January 16, 2010

CORNWALL CROSSFIT EXPANDS TO AKWESASNE – Opens Monday January 18, 2010 – Cornwall/Akwesasne Ontario – January 16, 2010

CORNWALL CROSSFIT EXPANDS TO AKWESASNE (January 15, 2010) Cornwall Crossfit is enjoying tremendous success in the city’s downtown core and is now expanding to reach residents in Akwesasne. Crossfit Akwesasne opens its doors on Monday January 18, 2010 on International bridge Road (behind the Peace Tree Mall).  It will be an open house all day Monday during […]

Island Ink Jet & Laser Toner steps up to help Cornwall Win Monopoly Contest – Free Internet Access to cast your vote! – Cornwall Ontario – January 15, 2010

Island Ink Jet & Laser Toner steps up to help Cornwall Win Monopoly Contest – Free Internet Access to cast your vote! – Cornwall Ontario – January 15, 2010

Island Ink Jet & Laser Toners are doing their part to help make Cornwall Ontario Number One in the Monopoly City Contest. If you need internet access to log your vote in drop by their store at 256 Pitt Street in Downtown Cornwall Ontario and you can cast your vote for free each day. Clifford […]

6 Vehicles – 15 People Arrested for Tobacco Seizures – Weekly RCMP Round Up – January 12, 2010

6 Vehicles – 15 People Arrested for Tobacco Seizures – Weekly RCMP Round Up – January 12, 2010

Significant Contraband Tobacco Seizures Made by RCMP and Law Enforcement Partners (Cornwall, Ontario -Monday January 11th, 2010) –  The following details are seizures made by the Cornwall RCMP Detachment from January 4th, 2010 to January 11th, 2010. A total of 5,250 re-sealable bags of contraband cigarettes, 700 cartons of little cigars, 1,094 kilograms of fine […]

RCMP Cigarette Busts of the Week – January 5, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

RCMP Cigarette Busts of the Week – January 5, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Here are the latest Illegal Cigarette busts of the week from Sgt. Michael Harvey of the local RCMP. The following details are a summary of the contraband tobacco seizures made by the Cornwall RCMP Detachment from December 17th, 2009 to January 4th, 2010. The seizures took place in Cornwall and South Glengarry and the RCMP assisted officers from Canada […]

3rd Lane Still Not Operational at temporary CBSA Crossing – Seaway International Bridge Crisis- December 27, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario – Akwesasne

3rd Lane Still Not Operational at temporary CBSA Crossing – Seaway International Bridge Crisis- December 27, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario – Akwesasne

Cornwall Ontario – Michael Peeling is reporting in the Standard Freeholder that the 3rd lane of the temporary border crossing into Cornwall Ontario allowed an Ambulance to reroute rather than open the 3rd lane which according to CBSA officials is supposed to be open and alleviate traffic delays at this crossing point. “The Canada Border Services Agency […]

Cornwall Ontario – 2010 Editorial – Vision at a Critical Time – December 26, 2009

Cornwall Ontario – 2010 Editorial – Vision at a Critical Time – December 26, 2009

Vision is a funny thing.    Many times there is no “right” vision; simply what a person or group wants.     I’ve lived in Cornwall Ontario now for six years.   It’s been an interesting experience. Cornwall is a very diverse community; and it’s a community in change.   I don’t think I’ve ever […]

MCA Reacts to Not Winning Court Injunction – Akwesasne – December 22, 2009

MCA Reacts to Not Winning Court Injunction – Akwesasne – December 22, 2009

MOHAWK COUNCIL OF AKWESASNE RESPONDS TO FEDERAL COURT RULING ON MOTION FOR INTERIM ORDERS AKWESASNE, ONTARIO—On Monday, December 21st, Federal Court Justice Anne Mactavish dismissed the Mohawk Council of Akwesane’s Motion for Interim Orders seeking an Interlocutory Injunction. The Motion was filed in response to the Canada Border Services Agency’s (CBSA) actions of seizing vehicles and issuing […]

There is always more than one side to the story or Mohawk Paranoia – EDITORIAL – December 21, 2009

There is always more than one side to the story or Mohawk Paranoia – EDITORIAL – December 21, 2009

Paranoia, here are some of the definitions from Dictionary.com “A psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution with or without grandeur, often strenuously defended with apparent logic and reason.” “Extreme, irrational distrust of others.” Now I’m not saying that there are no grounds of residents of Akwesasne, but there are some who for whatever reasons […]