Artist and Teacher Grace MacLeod Roberts Honoured With Shadow Box at Battista Library at CCVS in Cornwall Ontario – July 4, 2011

Artist and Teacher Grace MacLeod Roberts Honoured With Shadow Box at Battista Library at CCVS in Cornwall Ontario – July 4, 2011

Cornwall ON – The Battista Library at CCVS in Cornwall Ontario was the spot for an unveiling and honoring of a very special person.    Grace  MacLeod Roberts; long time teacher at the school who passed away in 1982 was honoured with a Shadow Box prepared lovingly by teachers Betty Carter-Edwards and Kaylynn Helmer.   […]

Cornwall Ontario Medical Recruitment Team lands Obstetrician – Gynaecologist Dr. Olugbenga Dehinbo – New Practice to Open – July 5, 2011

Cornwall Ontario Medical Recruitment Team lands Obstetrician – Gynaecologist Dr. Olugbenga Dehinbo – New Practice to Open – July 5, 2011

  Cornwall ON – The City’s Medical Recruitment Team has successfully secured a new physician for the community. “I am pleased to announce that Dr. Olugbenga Dehinbo will be setting up his practice in Cornwall,” said Mayor Bob Kilger. “Dr. Dehinbo was secured thanks to the efforts of our Medical Recruitment Team.” Dr. Dehinbo, an […]

Sirens for Life Blood Donor Challenge – Ramada Inn – Cornwall Ontario – July 6th, 2011 CLICK FOR DETAILS

Sirens for Life Blood Donor Challenge – Ramada Inn – Cornwall Ontario – July 6th, 2011 CLICK FOR DETAILS

Rallying Police, Fire, Paramedics for Sirens Sirens for Life has emergency workers go arm-to-arm in blood donor challenge Cornwall ON –A bloody battle with a life-saving goal – police, fire and paramedic services are rallying behind this year’s Sirens for Life. In partnership with Canadian Blood Services, the emergency services blood donor challenge runs from July […]

OPG St. Lawrence Power Development Visitor Centre & St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences host Learn about Insects – July 9, 2011

OPG St. Lawrence Power Development Visitor Centre & St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences host Learn about Insects – July 9, 2011

Cornwall ON – Join River Institute scientists on Saturday, July 9 at the OPG Visitor Centre for a fascinating workshop all about insects! You will learn how to catch and release insects, and practice your skill using a net. River Institute educators will provide interesting information about insects and their importance to the food web. […]

The Cornwall Free News! Still the Fastest Growing Media in Eastern Ontario! Still number one in Cornwall! July 3, 2011

The Cornwall Free News! Still the Fastest Growing Media in Eastern Ontario!  Still number one in Cornwall!  July 3, 2011

Cornwall ON – You’ve been good to us this month our loyal 50,000+ viewers of The Cornwall Free News.  We reached a new milestone with our highest Canadian rating on Alexa.com. We’re still number one with a Canadian rating of 2,313 most popular site for our country which is the highest rating here in Cornwall. […]

Trench Town Oddities Set Off Fireworks at Cornwall Ontario Canada Day Festivities – July 1, 2011 HD VIDEO

Trench Town Oddities Set Off Fireworks at Cornwall Ontario Canada Day Festivities – July 1, 2011  HD VIDEO

Cornwall ON – The Trench Town Oddities had the crowd jumping before the Fire Works ended a lovely day at Lamoureux Park to ring in Canada’s 144th Birthday in Cornwall Ontario.   It was a great day with no incidents other than some politician on stage who was booed while throwing politics into an event […]

Collectivités en fleurs à Cornwall du 25 au 27 juillet 2011 – Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire

Collectivités en fleurs à Cornwall du 25 au 27 juillet 2011 – Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire

Cornwall ON – Pour une 3e année consécutive, les juges de Collectivités en fleurs reviennent en ville du 25 au 27 juillet. Ils viendront évaluer différents sites publics et jardins résidentiels afin de décerner une note pour cette édition provinciale. Sortez votre échardonnoir, votre truelle de jardin et votre sécateur!   Collectivités en fleurs est un […]

Your City Hall Bulletin for Cornwall Ontario for Friday July 1, 2011 Happy Canada Day!

Your City Hall Bulletin for Cornwall Ontario for Friday July 1, 2011  Happy Canada Day!

Here is your City of Cornwall Ontario Bulletin for July 1, 2011 Click the Bulletin to blow up to full size!  Click the X on the bottom right corner to blow up even larger! For complete information on City Programs and Services visit Cornwall Ontario at www.Cornwall.ca Check out Cornwall Ontario on Facebook too!  

André Pommier est le nouveau Maréchal de la Parade des nations 2011 – Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire – June 30, 2011

André Pommier est le nouveau Maréchal de la Parade des nations 2011 – Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire – June 30, 2011

Cornwall ON – La Parade des nations a dévoilé le nom du nouveau Maréchal 2011 pour son défilé, le mardi 28 juin 2011. Il s’agit d’André Pommier, propriétaire de la Bijouterie Pommier. Le titre de Maréchal est décerné à une personne qu’on désire rendre hommage. « André Pommier est un pilier dans la communauté », affirme Marie […]

Predatory Radio Practices Deflating Local Events in Cornwall Ontario From Canada Day to Lift Off – June 30, 2011

Predatory Radio Practices Deflating Local Events in Cornwall Ontario From Canada Day to Lift Off – June 30, 2011

Cornwall ON – Apparently our MP, Guy Lauzon upset a radio station this week and made one happy. Mr. Lauzon seems to be the controller of the Canada Day festivities in Cornwall and radio station manager Mike Guimond received a phone call from Mr. Lauzon personally stating that his station was not welcome to set […]

Benson Centre Officially Opens with a Celebration in Cornwall Ontario – June 29, 2011

Benson Centre Officially Opens with a Celebration in Cornwall Ontario – June 29, 2011

Cornwall ON – Federal, provincial, and municipal representatives joined dozens of community residents and project stakeholders today to celebrate the official grand opening of Cornwall’s newest recreation facility, the Benson Centre. Guy Lauzon, MP for Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry; Jim Brownell, MPP for Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry; and Bob Kilger, Mayor of Cornwall, participated in the day’s events.  During […]

Upper Canada Village Celebrates 50 Years By Kevin Lamoureux – June 29, 2011

Upper Canada Village Celebrates 50 Years  By Kevin Lamoureux  – June 29, 2011

CFN – Since it first opened in 1961, Upper Canada Village has played a key role in Eastern Ontario’s tourism industry having welcomed over 12 million visitors from around the world. With a reputation as one of North America’s finest living history museums, the village is a showpiece of the St. Lawrence Parks Commission which […]

Rock the Vote Filled the House – Youth and Politics = Hope! June 29, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Rock the Vote Filled the House – Youth and Politics = Hope!   June 29, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – A seed of hope for Canadian Politics occurred Saturday in Cornwall Ontario.    Rock the Vote didn’t run last year,  but it was back this year at the former Snails 2 club.  Hundreds of young people came out for the free music, but also listened to and talked about some of what they feel […]

Arts and Culture TOPS in SD&SG and Cornwall Ontario – Editorial by Jamie Gilcig – June 29, 2011

Arts and Culture TOPS in SD&SG and Cornwall Ontario – Editorial by Jamie Gilcig – June 29, 2011

Cornwall ON – Two very interesting reports have completed recently.    The first was the TOP report or 2011 Trends, Opportunities and Priorities Report which focuses on SD&SG, Cornwall, and Prescott Russell and covers an awful lot of ground.   It’s insightful and you can get a real snap shot of our area and how it’s […]

World Changers de retour à Cornwall! – Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire – Cornwall Ontario

World Changers de retour à Cornwall! – Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Le groupe des World Changers revient à Cornwall du 18 au 23 juillet 2011. Le Groupe Renaissance les accueillera pour une 12e année!. World Changers est un groupe religieux américain invitant les étudiants à s’impliquer dans la communauté, et ce, en réalisant bénévolement des projets de rénovation. Cette année, ils entreprendront environ 18 […]

Un GRAND projet communautaire à l’école Marie-Tanguay – Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire – Cornwall Ontario

Un GRAND projet communautaire à l’école Marie-Tanguay – Nouvelles en français avec David Grégoire – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Sous une journée nuageuse, 260 bénévoles, en plus des enfants, ont construit une nouvelle cour d’école à l’école élémentaire catholique Marie-Tanguay, le 25 juin 2011. Toute la communauté de Cornwall s’est rassemblée pour ce projet communautaire et ainsi installer de nouvelles structures de jeux. « Le nombre de personnes qui sont venues nous […]