#OPP Fatal Collision Near Hawkesbury Closes Cty Road 17 WILL UPDATE 082118

#OPP Fatal Collision Near Hawkesbury Closes Cty Road 17 WILL UPDATE 082118

FATAL COLLISION ON COUNTY ROAD 17 Road Closed (EAST HAWKESBURY TOWNSHIP) – On August 21, 2018 at approximately 12:10 p.m., officers from the Hawkesbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Prescott-Russell Paramedic Service, and the East Hawkesbury Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle collision on County Road 17, between Tupper Street and Golf Road […]

Woman Assaults BF w Vehicle in N Glengarry #OPP Round Up 082118

Woman Assaults BF w Vehicle in N Glengarry #OPP Round Up 082118

SD&G OPP NEWS   (STORMONT DUNDAS & GLENGARRY, ON) – The SD&G Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating several incidents after responding to 225 calls for service from Friday August 17, 2018 to Tuesday August 21, 2018.   Among these occurrences, SD&G OPP responded to: –             13 Motor Vehicle collision –             39 calls for […]

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford Hotel Dieu 69 Yearbook AUG 21 18

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford  Hotel Dieu 69 Yearbook AUG 21 18

  Cornwall Ontario – The last Vitae Lampada, the yearbook of the Hotel Dieu Hospital School of Nursing, was in 1969, the year the school closed. Luckily I was able to borrow a copy and also a Graduation Exercises program from Terri Hooker, Class of ’69. In the yearbook are a lot of photos of […]

Crazed Cat Lady Tries to Bully CFN into Coverage by Jamie Gilcig 082018

Crazed Cat Lady Tries to Bully CFN into Coverage by Jamie Gilcig 082018

Cornwall Ontario – It’s odd, some of the requests we get for assistance.   As this newspaper is about to celebrate our tenth anniversary of somehow surviving in this culturally toxic town it never stops to astound me how entitled some people think they are? Our first two years we essentially said yes to everyone no […]

#CCPS Ottawa Limping Scooter Thief Nabbed – Cornwall POLICE BLOTTER 082018

#CCPS Ottawa Limping Scooter Thief Nabbed – Cornwall POLICE BLOTTER 082018

FAIL TO ATTEND PRINTS, RESIST ARREST, POSSESSION OF SPEED, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Travis Cook, 36, of Cornwall was arrested on August 17th, 2018 and charged with failing to attend for prints, possession of methamphetamine (speed), resist arrest, breach of undertaking and breach of recognizance for failing to keep the peace. It is alleged the […]

Limping Scooter THIEF Sought in Cornwall Ontario #CCPS 081818 PHOTO

Limping Scooter THIEF Sought in Cornwall Ontario #CCPS 081818 PHOTO

REQUEST FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE – SCOOTER THEFT Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Community Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man involved in a theft of an electronic scooter from a Ninth Street business on August 15th, 2018. The suspect is described as follows: • Approx. 30-40 years old • Wearing black […]

Mama Bears Chips Stand Review in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig 081618

Mama Bears Chips Stand Review in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig 081618

Cornwall Ontario –  Wow!  I didn’t realize how long it’s been since yours truly has done a restaurant review. For this scribbler a review is all about expectations.  Whether it be haute cuisine or a simple chipstand we all have expectations walking in.   We expect a fish n chips shop to serve a fine plate […]

Jack Lindsay for Cornwall City Council in 2018 CLICK FOR DETAILS!

Jack Lindsay for Cornwall City Council in 2018  CLICK FOR DETAILS!

Jack Lindsay is a rarity to Cornwall politics. He’s a successful bilingual business person who has managed many large businesses. He wants to bring his Old School Common Sense approach to City Hall on October 22nd. And he wants to hear from you Cornwall! By phone 613  870 1371 via email lindsayjack08@gmail.com or on facebook  […]

The Whistle-blower Forum by Diane Shay – Election Promises Broken re: Transparency, Integrity & Accountability in Cornwall

The Whistle-blower Forum by Diane Shay –  Election Promises Broken re:  Transparency, Integrity & Accountability in Cornwall

“The world will not be destroyed by evil but by those who watch without doing anything” Albert Einstein. Well it’s that time again to renew councils contracts through our election process. When one is hired to do a specific job and fails miserably should they get their contracts extended another four years? This question will […]

#CCPS Police Harassment in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig 081118

#CCPS Police Harassment in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig 081118

Cornwall Ontario – For many of us journalists we know no hours.   We can be working days straight at a time.  We can work at odd hours.  Many of us have no set schedules. CFN does not have public offices.  When I need to meet someone we do it in public spaces.  There are security […]

2018 Cornwall Election Candidate Meeting Cancelled for Thursday August 9, 2018

2018 Cornwall Election Candidate Meeting Cancelled for Thursday August 9, 2018

Cornwall Ontario –  What an odd Municipal election this is.   Almost no media coverage to date and an invite for an evening for council and mayoralty candidates to meet at the Knights of Columbus Hall for tonight was cancelled due to several candidates refusing to attend. The meeting would have been open to the public. […]