MISSING: RAVEN THOMPSON-MACDONALD 15, of Cornwall Ontario – January 23, 2012

MISSING: RAVEN THOMPSON-MACDONALD 15, of Cornwall Ontario – January 23, 2012

UPDATE  MISSING YOUTH LOCATED               Cornwall, ON- The Cornwall Community Police Service would like to announce that RAVEN THOMSON-MACDONALD has been located. Thank you for your assistance.   MISSING YOUTH   Cornwall, ON The Cornwall Community Police Service is looking to locate RAVEN THOMPSON-MACDONALD, age 15.  The female resides in the city of Cornwall and was last seen […]

Notes from Abroad – Tabatha Pilon on Sex & Culture Differences in Denmark! January 23, 2012

Notes from Abroad – Tabatha Pilon on Sex & Culture Differences in Denmark! January 23, 2012

CFN – Speculators have said time and time again, that Denmark is ranked to be the happiest country in the world, and that has always made me think. Why are the Danes ranked as being so happy? In Denmark, along with free health care, less teenage pregnancies and suicides, there is a lot more freedom […]

British Home Child Committee & Cornwall Public Library Partner up – Presentation January 29, 2012

British Home Child Committee & Cornwall Public Library Partner up – Presentation January 29, 2012

CFN– The organizing committee for the local British Home Child Day activities is pleased to announce that it is partnering with the Cornwall Public Library to increase awareness of the British Home Children. . On Sunday, January 29, 2012 at 1 pm at the Cornwall Public Library, there will be presentations and information on these children […]

The Cornwall Free News Anti-Bullying Series – Our Coverage from January 23 – February 23, 2012

The Cornwall Free News Anti-Bullying Series – Our Coverage from January 23 – February 23, 2012

CFN – Bullying. bul·ly 1    [bool-ee]  noun, plural -lies,verb, -lied, -ly·ing, adjective, interjection noun 1. a blustering, quarrelsome, overbearing person who habituallybadgers and intimidates smaller or weaker people. That’s a good start.   Bullying has been in the news a lot; sadly the last few years.    A friend of mine, Comic and Actor Jason Stuart had a piece published here and on other media about his experiences being bullied. I could have been Asher […]

CFN Interviews Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Maurice Dupelle VIDEO – January 19, 2012

CFN Interviews Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Maurice Dupelle VIDEO – January 19, 2012

CFN – I caught up with rookie Councilor Maurice Dupelle in Cornwall Ontario Saturday.      In my chats with people Mr. Dupelle has taken some flack as many don’t see him as standing for anything; but when you’re new in a position sometimes that’s the best thing to do especially when you sometimes don’t […]

What Makes CFN Tick and WHY I Keep Writing by Jamie Gilcig – January 19, 2012

What Makes CFN Tick and WHY I Keep Writing by Jamie Gilcig – January 19, 2012

CFN  –   When I started CFN nearly three years ago my Mission statement was very clear.  After being rejected by the big three media in this market I wanted to create a platform where everyone could have a voice and be heard. That experiment and goal has had  some great results. As I do […]

All the Dirt – Join Author & Organic Farmer Robin Tunnicliffe January 25, 2012 Cornwall Ontario Public Library

All the Dirt – Join Author & Organic Farmer Robin Tunnicliffe January 25, 2012 Cornwall Ontario Public Library

CFN – On January 25th, join Robin Tunnicliffe, organic farmer and author of All The Dirt: Reflections on Organic Farming! Robin will share from All The Dirt: a must-read how-to book on small-scale organic farming that outlines how farmers can create a resilient agriculture that is vibrant, fun and economically viable. Date & Time: Wednesday, January […]

Did Wikipedia and Protesters Win? Is SOPA dead or will it be back soon with a new name? January 18, 2012

Did Wikipedia and Protesters Win?  Is SOPA dead or will it be back soon with a new name?  January 18, 2012

CFN – SO did you use the internet today?  Millions of people boycotted the internet and major websites like Wikipedia shut it down in protest of SOPA. From the Wikipedia page: SOPA and PIPA represent two bills in the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate respectively. SOPA is short for the “Stop […]

More Cronyism in Cornwall Ontario as Graham Greer Appointed Communications Coordinator of Aultsville Theatre – Jan 18, 2012

More Cronyism in Cornwall Ontario as Graham Greer Appointed Communications Coordinator of Aultsville Theatre – Jan 18, 2012

CFN – Local Musician Graham Greer was announced today as the Communications Coordinator of Aultsville Theatre in Cornwall Ontario. cro·ny·ism    [kroh-nee-iz-uhm] noun the practice of favoring one’s close friends, especially in political appointments. The former Barstool Prophets lead was quoted on facebook today: It’s official! I AM the new Communications Coordinator for Cornwall’s Aultsville Theatre. I’m VERY excited to be taking on this new […]

Platinum Pools & Spas Grand Opening at the Eastcourt Mall in Cornwall Ontario – VIDEO

Platinum Pools & Spas Grand Opening at the Eastcourt Mall in Cornwall Ontario – VIDEO

CFN – Platinum Pools & Spas held their grand opening Monday at their Eastcourt Mall location in Cornwall Ontario.   Manager Mike Bedard talked about how his experience with Roy’s Pools gave him the knowledge and understanding of the business that he feels will amp up the industry in the area. Service is his focus; […]

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario area for Wednesday January 18, 2012

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario area for Wednesday January 18, 2012

CFN –  Here is your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario area for Wednesday January 18, 2012. DOMESTIC BREACH               Cornwall, ON- A 28 year-old Cornwall female was arrested on the 17th of January, 2012. She was bound by an undertaking with the relevant conditions to abstain from the communication directly or indirectly with her 31 […]

Letter to the Editor – Kevin Glover of Cornwall Ontario Personal Journey on Lack of Mental Health Care – January 18, 2012

Letter to the Editor – Kevin Glover of Cornwall Ontario Personal Journey on Lack of Mental Health Care – January 18, 2012

Henry Miller is famously quoted as saying:  “the tragedy of it is that nobody sees the look of desperation on my face. Thousands and thousands of us, and we’re passing one another without a look of recognition.” It’s common knowledge that One in five people in Canada experience mental health problems in their life time […]

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario area for Tuesday January 17, 2012.

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario area for Tuesday January 17, 2012.

CFN – Here is your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario area for Tuesday January 17, 2012. SEARCH WARRANT EXECUTED               Cornwall, ON- Members of the Cornwall Community Police Service Emergency Response Team and Street Crime Unit executed a search warrant shortly before 11:30 p.m. on the 16th of January, 2012 at a St. Felix Street […]

See what talking to writer’s can do? Excerpt from Sheep Wars from 1996 with Cornwall Scene – January 16, 2012

See what talking to writer’s can do?  Excerpt from Sheep Wars from 1996 with Cornwall Scene – January 16, 2012

CFN –   So I’m talking with this writer tonight from Montreal and my old screenplay; Sheep Wars came up.   I’d written it in 1996 for a friend who never found the money to pay for it which is kinda normal in that biz. What’s funny is that I actually wrote about Cornwall without […]

Women Entrepreneurs of Cornwall & Area Annual Conference & Business Show – February 23, 2012

Women Entrepreneurs of Cornwall & Area Annual Conference & Business Show – February 23, 2012

CFN– The Women Entrepreneurs of Cornwall & Area are once again preparing for their annual Conference and Business Show to be held on Thursday February 23rd, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Best Western Inn and Conference Centre. Women of all ages and from all walks of life are invited to join us for […]

Pommier Jewellers 6 Second Street East in Downtown Cornwall Ontario – Complimentary Sizing – CLICK for DETAILS

Pommier Jewellers 6 Second Street East in Downtown Cornwall Ontario – Complimentary Sizing – CLICK for DETAILS

CFN – It’s a great time to visit Pommier Jewellers on 6 Second Street East in Downtown Cornwall Ontario! They currently have Complimentary sizing on all Pommier purchases from 2011 and 2012! Get the service and care that you can only get from a family run tradition! Pommier Jewellers, your place to shop  in Cornwall […]

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario area for Monday January 16, 2012.

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario area for Monday January 16, 2012.

CFN – Here is your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario area for Monday January 16, 2012. DOMESTIC ASSAULT, CHOKING, THREATS & CRIMINAL HARASSMENT               Cornwall, ON- A 39 year-old Cornwall man was arrested on the 13th of January, 2012. It is alleged that on the 18th of November, 2011 he got into an altercation with his […]