John Lister of Fingerman Studios sends in Some Wind Storm Photos of Cornwall Ontario – July 18, 2011

John Lister of Fingerman Studios sends in Some Wind Storm Photos of Cornwall Ontario – July 18, 2011

Cornwall ON-   John Lister of Fingerman Studios sent in these pics of storm damage in Cornwall Ontario.   These two pictures were from the Murray Hill Motel on Vincent Massey Drive.  If you see news happen email in your photo or video to info@cornwallfreenews.com and we’ll credit you in the story as we’re doing […]

Le Centre culturel de Cornwall embauche deux étudiants pour l’été – Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire

Le Centre culturel de Cornwall embauche deux étudiants pour l’été – Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire

  Grâce à deux subventions du provincial et du fédéral, le Centre culturel de Cornwall a pris la belle initiative d’encourager les jeunes en embauchant deux étudiants pour l’été. Il s’agit de Christine Paquette, 29 ans, et Nicolas Marineau, 15 ans, tous deux de Cornwall.   Christine Paquette est Agente de projet junior à temps […]

Cornwall Ontario Game Makers Starting To Play! Incubator Has Great Hopes! July 16, 2011

Cornwall Ontario Game Makers Starting To Play!   Incubator Has Great Hopes!  July 16, 2011

Cornwall ON –  Some amazing stuff is sprouting in the Cornwall Ontario area and Kristine Pickens from the Cornwall Game Makers sent in the following.   “Video games have an interesting history. From the time of their invention in the 1940’s there was a lot of controversy over the assumed role they played – pun […]

Your City Hall Bulletin for Cornwall Ontario for Friday July 15, 2011

Your City Hall Bulletin for Cornwall Ontario for Friday July 15, 2011

Here is your City of Cornwall Ontario Bulletin for July 15, 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!   […]

Cornwall Ontario Author Roy Berger Releases New Novel on Amazon Kindle – 2012: Rabbits and the Happy Apocalypse on Shortwave Radio – July 15, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall Ontario Author Roy Berger Releases New Novel on Amazon Kindle – 2012:  Rabbits and the Happy Apocalypse on Shortwave Radio – July 15, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON-   It’s exciting whenever a new book or piece of art is created in Cornwall Ontario and local author Roy Berger has just released his latest opus; 2012 : Rabbits and the Happy Apocalypse on Shortwave Radio via Amazon Kindle!  You can click the book cover above to go to the Amazon Kindle […]

Controversial Wheel Chair Claim response from City of Cornwall Ontario – “Building Permit Application Never Submitted to City” July 15, 2011

Controversial Wheel Chair Claim response from City of Cornwall Ontario – “Building Permit Application Never Submitted to City” July 15, 2011

Cornwall ON-   A front-page story in the Thursday, July 14 edition of the Standard-Freeholder portrayed a situation where a city resident has been waiting for three weeks for the City to issue a building permit for the construction of a wheelchair access ramp. As of this morning, the City has yet to receive a building permit application for […]

MPP Jim Brownell’s 7th Annual Golf Tournament at Summerheights Golf Club – Friday August 5th, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

MPP Jim Brownell’s 7th Annual Golf Tournament at Summerheights Golf Club – Friday August 5th, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Jim Brownell, MPP for Stormont, Dundas and South Glengarry is hosting his 7th Annual Golf Tournament on Friday, August 5th at Summerheights Golf Links. This tournament will be accepting 125 participants (first come first serve) for the golf and steak dinner. It is a wonderful opportunity to help the Party which has […]

Balloon Over Ottawa Makes Resident Winsome for 2011 Kinsman Cornwall Lift Off – July 15, 2011

Balloon Over Ottawa Makes Resident Winsome for 2011 Kinsman Cornwall Lift Off – July 15, 2011

Ottawa ON –  A viewer from Ottawa sent in this photo he took from his apartment Thursday afternoon as he was feeling homesick for Lift Off in Cornwall Ontario and was wondering if perhaps the winds took one of the balloons on a ride! The skies over Cornwall, Akwesasne and the area were filled with hot air […]

Obituary – Ray Lorne Shaver in his Eightieth Year – July 12, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Obituary – Ray Lorne Shaver in his Eightieth Year – July 12, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Shaver, Ray Lorne . Peacefully at the Cornwall Community Hospital, McConnell Site, on Tuesday, July 12, 2011 Ray Lorne Shaver of Cornwall in his 80th year. . Beloved husband of Deborah Shaver. . Loving father of Jeremiah of Ottawa, Rayanne (Dwayne) Scott of Cambridge, Emily (Kiel Bortolotti) Shaver of Ottawa and Zachary (Nicole) of Sudbury. […]

2011 : 15e édition du Festival de montgolfières Kismen de Cornwall – Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire

2011 : 15e édition du Festival de montgolfières Kismen de Cornwall –  Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire

Cornwall ON – C’est aujourd’hui que commence l’évènement le plus attendu de l’année, le Festival de montgolfières Kismen de Cornwall, au parc Lamoureux, à Cornwall. Quatre jours de musique endiablée, d’activités enivrantes et bien-sûr des envolées en montgolfière à travers 25 différentes montgolfières! 50 000 visiteurs sont attendus cette année!   « Chaque année, nous nous efforçons […]

Mélanie Brûlée D’Amour on Life, Love, Living the Dream, and Playing Cornwall Kinsmen Lift Off Saturday July 16, 2011 in Lamoureux Park!

Mélanie Brûlée D’Amour on Life, Love, Living the Dream, and Playing Cornwall Kinsmen Lift Off Saturday July 16, 2011 in Lamoureux Park!

Cornwall ON –  Music is always changing; evolving and flowing through.    I caught up with Mélanie Brûlée D’Amour and talked to her about her evolution after the change from being Melanie MacDonald of The General Electryk to her now being on her alone and how she’s changing and experiencing it musically. I caught up with […]

Graham Greer Set to LIFT OFF Friday July 15, 2011 in Cornwall Ontario – HD VIDEO Interview

Graham Greer Set to LIFT OFF Friday July 15, 2011 in Cornwall Ontario – HD VIDEO Interview

Cornwall ON –  Musician, writer, and politically active Graham Greer is set to Lift Off Friday July 15th as he opens for Collective Soul.   I had the chance to hook up with Mr. Greer and chat about all things musical and Cornwallian with a focus on the Arts and Culture scene here in the […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Making Sense of Trash Habits in City Parks – July 13, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Making Sense of Trash Habits in City Parks – July 13, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – My niece and I spent some time in a lovely city park close to home over the past four days.  Water and a playground are like seventh heaven to a four year old, especially during these lovely summer days.  The splash pad/playground area we visited is designated for 4 to 12 year […]

Hudak led PC’s Opposed Infrastructure Funding in Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry – July 12, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Hudak led PC’s  Opposed Infrastructure Funding in Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry – July 12, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON –   Hundreds of  jobs have been created in SD&SG and Cornwall as a result of provincial infrastructure investments in local priorities like   –              $8,777,861 for local road and bridge improvements   –              $1,700,000 for the construction of a new emergency and medical services headquarters  in Cornwall.   –              $9,221,465 for the […]

Nouvelle librairie au Centre culturel de Cornwall pour septembre 2011 – Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire

Nouvelle librairie au Centre culturel de Cornwall pour septembre 2011  – Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire

Cornwall ON – Suite à la fermeture de CAF+, le 17 juin, le Centre culturel de Cornwall a acheté l’ancienne librairie CAF+. Par conséquent, les francophones de SDG pourront continuer à magasiner leurs livres en français au Centre culturel de Cornwall, et ce, à partir de septembre 2011.   Suite à l’entente qui s’est conclue […]

Le GTR de Cornwall déjoue une tentative de passage de clandestins – Cornwall Ontario

Le GTR de Cornwall déjoue une tentative de passage de clandestins – Cornwall OntarioCornwall ON -Le Groupe de travail régional de Cornwall (GTR), avec l’assistance de l'Équipe intégrée de la police des frontières (EIPF) de Kingston de la Gendarmerie royale du Canada (GRC), de l’Agence des services frontaliers du Canada (ASFC) et de la Section intégrée de renseignements criminels de Cornwall, ont arrêté récemment quatre personnes qui auraient été en train de [...]

Have you been to a hot concert or event Canada? Send in your photos and review and we just may print it! July 11, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Have you been to a hot concert or event Canada?  Send in your photos and review and we just may print it!  July 11, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON –  Summertime is concert season and there’s no way I can cover as many as I’d like; especially when the promoters don’t send over media passes & Tix!  So if you see an amazing show or event and want to share with our viewers across Canada you can mail in your review with […]

Le Plan culturel de Cornwall/SDG enfin dévoilé! – Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire

Le Plan culturel de Cornwall/SDG enfin dévoilé! – Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire

Cornwall ON – Après deux ans de travail, Sierra Planning and Management et la Commission de formation de l’Est ontarien ont dévoilé aux membres du Conseil municipal de Cornwall et au public le nouveau Plan culturel de Cornwall/SDG. Une cinquantaine d’artistes, de représentants d’organismes, et de citoyens de la région ont assisté récemment  au dévoilement, qui […]