HAIL & POSSIBLE TORNADO Weather ALERT for Cornwall & Eastern Ontario JUNE 26, 2017

HAIL & POSSIBLE TORNADO Weather ALERT for Cornwall & Eastern Ontario JUNE 26, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Sinkholes, hail, and now possible Tornados.  Just your average Summer day in 2017 Eastern Ontario. Our current sunshine will see clouds and rail start later this afternoon and early evening. Very little rain is expected Monday night.  Thursday through the weekend are looking to be wet. Temperatures this week are in the […]

SD&G #OPP Weekend Round Up – Cornwall Woman Charged in Alexandria JUNE 26, 2017

SD&G #OPP Weekend Round Up – Cornwall Woman Charged in Alexandria JUNE 26, 2017

DOMESTIC INVESTIGATION     (South Glengarry)- On June 23, 2017 at approximately 3:14 pm, SD&G OPP officers responded to a report of a domestic situation at a residence in Alexandria, North Glengarry Township. Investigation indicated that an altercation between an adult female and her common law husband had occurred. The altercation resulted in the female assaulting […]

Will you Help Hit Our Subscription Target for CFN before JULY 7, 2017 ?

Will you Help Hit Our Subscription Target for CFN before JULY 7, 2017 ?

Cornwall Ontario – Have you noticed a few more digital ads on CFN?   We want to remove them, but need your help. Like any newspaper, online or in print, we need your help to survive.  Gone are the days of classified ad revenue, and home delivery revenue. Nothing of value is ever truly free. […]

Mother Nature Doesn’t Like Justin Towndale & Seaway Beer Fest JUNE 25, 2017

Mother Nature Doesn’t Like Justin Towndale & Seaway Beer Fest JUNE 25, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Karma can be ugly sometimes.   I’ve always written and said that you get more when you’re a small part of something good rather than be Justin Towndale and the rest of the people running the Seaway Food and Beer fest. Playing petty,ignorant, politics usually get you thunderstorms and rain.  It’s a […]

Senior Situation Room by Dawn Ford – June 25, 2017 – 50th CGH Nursing Celebration

Senior Situation Room by Dawn Ford – June 25, 2017 – 50th CGH Nursing Celebration

  Cornwall Ontario – If you wanted to see some gorgeous seniors, you should have been at the Royal Canadian Legion on the evening of June 16th. The occasion was the Annual Alumni Dinner of the Cornwall General Hospital School of Nursing. Celebrating 50 years was the Graduating Class of 1967. 3rd row left to […]

Tire Slashing in Cornwall Ontario #CCPS June 23, 2017

Tire Slashing in Cornwall Ontario #CCPS June 23, 2017

MISCHIEF Cornwall, ON – A 45-year-old Cornwall woman was arrested on June 22nd, 2017 and charged with mischief. It is alleged on June 22nd, 2017 the woman slashed her ex-boyfriend’s tires and police were contacted to investigate. During the investigation the woman was taken into custody, charged accordingly and released to appear in court on […]

POLL – Do You Want Ugly Low Dollar Condos on Cornwall’s Waterfront? PAC June 23, 2017

POLL – Do You Want Ugly Low Dollar Condos on Cornwall’s Waterfront?  PAC June 23, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Holy Chem Tanks!   One of the most incompetent councils I’ve witnessed since living in this town is not only seeming desperate as elections start to come closer, but pulling a page out of the Kilger play book and hustling a waterfront scandal on this community. You’d think that the hinky harbor […]

Cornwall Square Loses Anchor Tenant as Sears Canada Enters Bankruptcy Protection JUNE 22, 2017

Cornwall Square Loses Anchor Tenant as Sears Canada Enters Bankruptcy Protection JUNE 22, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – As Sears Canada enters bankruptcy protection it means the loss of the anchor tenant for Cornwall Square. Ironically the escalators are now working in the old mall in Downtown Cornwall. Here is a list of Sears stores closing in Quebec and Ontario. Ontario  Ancaster (Home) Brockville (full line) Cambridge (outlet) Chatham (outlet) […]

Much Ado in Cornwall in July – Shakespeare in the Park! JULY 13, 2017

Much Ado in Cornwall in July – Shakespeare in the Park!   JULY 13, 2017

Montreal QUEBEC – From July 13 to August 15 inclusive, Repercussions Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing for its annual family-friendly Shakespeare-in-the-Park (SITP) tour. Directed by Repercussion’s Artistic Director, Amanda Kellock, the production blends seasoned and emerging actors and designers to create a magical evening of theatre under the stars. Continuing its expansion into new neighbourhoods, […]

Are Ontario Residents Safe from Police & Judicial System Abuse? By Jamie Gilcig JUNE 20, 2017

Are Ontario Residents Safe from Police & Judicial System Abuse?  By Jamie Gilcig JUNE 20, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – We have a system that is utterly broken.  It’s a cash machine for law enforcement and judicial system that essentially depend on each other to earn their incomes and improve their budgets. There is a very low threshold of accountability for abuses or errors by police, and almost none against Crown Attorneys. […]

BREAKING – Uhaul Flames Out on 401 E @Boundary Road Cornwall Exit JUNE 19, 2017

BREAKING – Uhaul Flames Out on 401 E @Boundary Road Cornwall Exit JUNE 19, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – CFN viewer Cyn Lajoie sent in some pictures of the 401 as the incident is evolving. Traffic has been blocked and fire trucks are on scene. No ambulances or injuries have been reported.  It looks like it’s a single vehicle issue. If you see NEWS happen email us your video or photo […]

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Region JUNE 18, 2017

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Region JUNE 18, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – It’s 33c at CFN central in downtown Cornwall as of 4:55PM.  Environment Canada has issued a Thunderstorm alert from Morrisburg to the Quebec border and as far north as Maxville and Alexandria. A CFN viewer sent in the following from the Alexandria area : Jamie: a friend called me on her cell […]

Petty Cornwall Politics Impacts Tony Luis Father’s Day Fight @ Civic Complex JUNE 18, 2017

Petty Cornwall Politics Impacts Tony Luis Father’s Day Fight @ Civic Complex JUNE 18, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – It’s always sad to see a great event have a punk turnout.  Cornwall home boy Tony Luis should have filled the Civic Complex Saturday night. Perfect weather.  Father’s Day weekend. Beloved local fighter, only $25 tix,  but sadly the Liveco folks for some odd reason feel that it was in their best […]