ALERT Cumberland & Emma CLOSED Due to Heavy Rainfall APRIL 6, 2017

ALERT Cumberland & Emma CLOSED Due to Heavy Rainfall APRIL 6, 2017

Traffic Notice – Closure of Cumberland Street and Emma Avenue Cornwall Ontario – The City of Cornwall would like to advise motorists that the intersection of Cumberland Street and Emma Avenue is currently closed to traffic in order to assess the need for repairs to a culvert. The heavy rainfall has created unsafe conditions at […]

War Amps Pay Tribute for 100th Anniversary of Vimy Ridge MARCH 30, 2017

War Amps Pay Tribute for 100th Anniversary of Vimy Ridge MARCH 30, 2017

AMPUTEES FIND MODERN-DAY INSPIRATION FROM VIMY BATTLE SURVIVORS – The Battle of Vimy Ridge may have been 100 years ago, but it continues to have modern-day lessons for amputees. Rob Larman is a left leg amputee and directs The War Amps PLAYSAFE Program, while Tiffany Ross, 10, was born a left arm amputee and is a […]

SNOW ALERT – Another 20cm + for Cornwall Ontario MARCH 14, 2017

SNOW ALERT – Another 20cm + for Cornwall Ontario MARCH 14, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – 30 vehicle pile ups on the 401.  Wet icy snow, and March break have led to a treacherous Tuesday.  Overnight and into Wednesday the snow and cold will continue with as much as 25cm more snow expected in some areas.   ‼️HWY 401 between Mallorytown and Lansdowne remains closed after multiple collisions. […]

Year Over Year Numbers Up for CFN in February 2017 – HUGE Ad deals!

Year Over Year Numbers Up for CFN in February 2017 – HUGE Ad deals!

Cornwall Ontario – You’ll be seeing some changes on CFN in 2017.  We have columnists starting from all across Canada.   We are spreading our wings as a media outlet.  Instead of a regional outlet we will be working our way to being more of a National platform. Thanks to our many contributors and supporters who […]

Erin Merkley LTE to UCDSB Closure of Benson Public School MARCH 7, 2017

Erin Merkley LTE to UCDSB Closure of Benson Public School MARCH 7, 2017

March 6, 2017 Board of Trustees Upper Canada District School Board   Dear Board of Trustees: RE: Pupil Accommodation Review, Proposed Closure of Benson Public School Please don’t let this happen. NOW is the time for you to take the opportunity and represent the needs and best interests of the people who elected you. Please […]

2017 Ad Deals at 2016 Rates on CFN Until FRIDAY MARCH 3, 2017 ! Call Alexandra @ 613 875 7399

2017 Ad Deals at 2016 Rates on CFN Until FRIDAY MARCH 3, 2017 !  Call Alexandra @ 613 875 7399

With Spring almost here it’s time to promote your business, service, or organization and there is no better value in the region than an ad on CFN! With over 1 million human pageviews per month you can reach the Cornwall and regional market at values starting as low as $99 per month! But the only […]

Manon Levesque Finally Becomes Clerk of Cornwall Ontario – FEB 28, 2017

Manon Levesque Finally Becomes Clerk of Cornwall Ontario – FEB 28, 2017

City of Cornwall appoints Manon Levesque as City Clerk The City of Cornwall is pleased to announce that Manon Levesque has been appointed City Clerk effectively immediately. As City Clerk, Ms. Levesque will be responsible for overseeing staff and activities in the City Clerk’s Department. This includes providing support to City Council and City Council […]

Grey Cup Coming to Cornwall Nats Game on FEB 4, 2017

Grey Cup Coming to Cornwall Nats Game on FEB 4, 2017

  Grey Cup will be on display at Nationals game CORNWALL ONTARIO – The Cornwall Nationals are thrilled to announce that Dan West of the Canadian Football League’s Ottawa REDBLACKS will be in attendance at a Nationals game in February – with the Grey Cup! West, a 30-year-old defensive back from Cornwall, captured the Grey […]

FREEZING Rain Leads to Mayhem in Cornwall ON Area on Boxing Day 2016

FREEZING Rain Leads to Mayhem in Cornwall ON Area on Boxing Day 2016

CORNWALL ONTARIO – Despite warnings and alerts drivers have ended up in accidents and ditches all over the Cornwall area as freezing rain wreaks havoc on Boxing Day. Literally dozens of social media posts like the one above are describing incidents in and around Cornwall. Conditions are still in effect until warmer weather melts.  Because […]

Sunday Cornwall Nats Game Only $5 per Ticket! DEC 11, 2016

Sunday Cornwall Nats Game Only $5 per Ticket!  DEC 11, 2016

  Nationals fall to Fighting Saints on home ice CORNWALL ONTARIO – The St. Clair Shores Fighting Saints edged the Nationals 4-3 on Saturday night at the Civic Complex in front of 607 fans. Blake Naida scored the game-winning goal with a gorgeous deke to his backhand on a penalty shot at 4:42 of the […]

OPP Report Pedestrian Fatalities Highest in 8 Years NOV 8, 2016

OPP Report Pedestrian Fatalities Highest in 8 Years NOV 8, 2016

NUMBER OF PEDESTRIAN FATALATIES ALREADY THE HIGHEST IN EIGHT YEARS (TORONTO, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has investigated an alarming number of pedestrian fatalities in 2016. Already 30 pedestrians have lost their lives this year in motor vehicle collisions. This is over 66% higher than the same period in 2015, where we had […]

CFN Looking for Media Sales Reps CLICK FOR DETAILS Nov 4, 2016

CFN Looking for Media Sales Reps CLICK FOR DETAILS Nov 4, 2016

Cornwall’s most read media needs a few good sales reps! Can you work independently?  Have good comprehension skills?   Like to work with businesses?  Like to make wads of cash?   Love perks and bonuses? Want a gig with room for advancement?   Benefits? Then send in your CV to jamie@cornwallfreenews.com today. We have the […]

CFN Sets Monthly Traffic Records in Q3 – By the Numbers NOV 1, 2016

CFN Sets Monthly Traffic Records in Q3 – By the Numbers NOV 1, 2016

The Cornwall Free News had a very busy third quarter, especially in August when we broke two monthly site records! Thanks to all of our viewers as each click counts! Unique Visitors 276,035 Number of Visits 578,925 Human Page Views 3,720,090 Can you imagine if your organization, business, or service had that exposure? Are you […]

Ontario Alliance Against School Closures Open Letter to Education Ministry OCT 28, 2016

Ontario Alliance Against School Closures Open Letter to Education Ministry OCT 28, 2016

CORNWALL ONTARIO – Locally people are fighting to save their local schools, especially in rural areas like South Glengarry, where the people supporting Char-Lan are putting up a great battle including the video below shot by students Lloyd Rozon, and Harry Tieman. The group has also created a facebook page for news and support! Here is […]

3rd Friends of Vets Vigil for Veterans & Soldiers With PTSD in Cornwall NOV 2, 2016

3rd Friends of Vets Vigil for Veterans & Soldiers With PTSD in Cornwall NOV 2, 2016

3’rd Annual Candlelight Vigil for Veterans and Soldiers with PTSD who continue to take their own lives. Who:   Friends of Vets What:  Candlelight Vigil in honor and support for our military heroes and their families after suicide.   Event is open to everyone. When:  Monday, November 2 ,2016 at 17:30 hrs (5:30 pm) Where:  Cornwall Legion […]

Cornwall Students Get Chance to Meet University’s at Holy Trinity OCT 24, 2016

Cornwall Students Get Chance to Meet University’s at Holy Trinity  OCT 24, 2016

Ontario’s 21 Universities to Visit Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School in Cornwall October 11, 2016 – Representatives from Ontario’s 21 universities will be in Cornwall at Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School onMonday, October 24, 2016, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., for the University Information Program (UIP). This free event offers high school students from […]

Ontario Suspends Large Renewable Energy From Waste Procurement SEPT 27, 2016

Ontario Suspends Large Renewable Energy From Waste Procurement SEPT 27, 2016

September 27, 2016 Decision Will Reduce Electricity Costs for Consumers Ontario will immediately suspend the second round of its Large Renewable Procurement (LRP II) process and the Energy-from-Waste Standard Offer Program, halting procurement of over 1,000 megawatts (MW) of solar, wind, hydroelectric, bioenergy and energy from waste projects. This decision is expected to save up […]

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