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 […]

Harper Government 1 – Akwesasne 1 – Courts Deny Injunction vs CBSA – December 21, 2009

Harper Government 1 – Akwesasne 1 – Courts Deny Injunction vs CBSA – December 21, 2009

A Canadian Federal Court has denied an injunction request that would cease the actions of seizure of vehicles that fail to report to the temporary CBSA station in Cornwall Ontario for residents who return to Canadian territory from the US. Currently residents of Akwesasne that cross the line between the US and Canada are forced […]

Cornwall Quick Hits for Sunday December 13, 2009

Cornwall Quick Hits for Sunday December 13, 2009

Here are a round up of some local news stories. Stolen Items Recovered from Long Sault OPP Car Cornwall City Budget Deficit Nearly $1 Million Claude Macintosh Agrees – Water Meters a Money Grab “It’s a tax on families, plain and simple.” Local Contractors DEBUNK Hst Attacks Menard Bros. “Guy Menard, president of Menard Bros […]

Cornwall Ontario Episode of Courage in Red airs Sunday night – December 13, 2009

Cornwall Ontario Episode of Courage in Red airs Sunday night – December 13, 2009

Courage in Red is the new RCMP show featured on the OLN network.  This Sunday night the episode featuring Cornwall Ontario will be aired. “Taking advantage of our unprecedented access, we show never-before-seen covert units, operations, and personnel. Using the latest in POV cameras that let us get unbelievably close, we take viewers right into […]

AKWESASNE READIES FOR OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY – December 8, 2009

AKWESASNE READIES FOR OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY – December 8, 2009

AKWESASNE READIES FOR OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY A’nonwarako:wa Arena to Host Events on December 14th AKWESASNE, ONTARIO —In less than one week, the eyes of the world will turn to the A’nowarako:wa Arena as the Olympic Flame arrives in Akwesasne as part of the 2010 Olympic Torch Relay. On December 14th, everyone is invited to come […]

Day 4 Cancelled – Davis vs CBSA – Canadian Human Rights Tribunal – Cornwall Ontario – December 3,2009

Day 4 Cancelled – Davis vs CBSA – Canadian Human Rights Tribunal – Cornwall Ontario – December 3,2009

David Nesseth of the Standard Free Holder is reporting “ “Katenies Janet Davis, who is representing her daughter Fallan Davis in a Canadian Human Rights Tribunal against the Canada Border Services Agency, was detained at the Cornwall Port of Entry en route to the Tribunal this morning. Today’s session of the tribunal has been cancelled. […]

Teiohontathe Fallan Davis Finally Gets Her Day – Canadian Human Rights Tribunal – Cornwall Ontario – November 30, 2009

Teiohontathe Fallan Davis Finally Gets Her Day – Canadian Human Rights Tribunal – Cornwall Ontario – November 30, 2009

Boy Réjean Bélanger is going to have to earn his bucks in this case.   Justice moves very slowly in this world.  In the case of   Teiohontathe Fallan Davis it’s taken over four years of her life.  During this time she’s not only had to suffer the wounds of her alleged mishandling at the […]

CBSA Port to US Soil? Akwesasne – Seaway International Bridge Crisis UPDATE November 29, 2009

CBSA Port to US Soil?  Akwesasne – Seaway International Bridge Crisis UPDATE November 29, 2009

L I N K Michael Peeling in the Standard Freeholder is reporting some scuttle butt that the CBSA port of entry into Cornwall via the Seaway International bridge may be moving to Roosevelttown NY. “Mohawk Council of Akwesasne Grand Chief Mike Mitchell has heard unofficial talk from his sources, whom he would not name, that serious consideration […]