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 […]

Sewing A+ Plus in Cornwall Ontario – VIDEO with Owner Yvan Leger – January 16, 2012

Sewing A+ Plus in Cornwall Ontario – VIDEO with Owner Yvan Leger – January 16, 2012

CFN –   Visit Yvan Leger of  Sewing A+ Plus   at 425-B 4th Street West in Cornwall Ontario.   Yvan and his family have been in the business for over 50 years!   He explains more in the video below where he chatted with Don Smith. You can even rent a dress for an […]

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo – Movie Review by Liam Morgan Sinclair-Dempster – Cornwall Ontario – Jan 16, 2012

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo – Movie Review by Liam Morgan Sinclair-Dempster – Cornwall Ontario – Jan 16, 2012

CFN – This movie is dark, distasteful and great. I have not read the books, and as an opening I will also mention that this review shall hold barely a Synopsis. Instead of a detail overview of what happened in this movie I shall give a brief overview. Because I believe the plot of this […]

Cornwall Ontario Community Action Group Not Happy with 2.38% Tax Increase – January 12, 2012

Cornwall Ontario Community Action Group Not Happy with 2.38% Tax Increase – January 12, 2012

CFN –  Irony can be a funny thing.    We received a release from the Community Action Group here in Cornwall which wants lower taxes. Of course everyone wants lower taxes, but this group of some of the areas most successful companies has made some strong points, and grown to over 300 members. It’s controlled […]

Kinsmen of Cornwall Ontario React to CFN story and Announce Sponsorship of Lift Off 2012

Kinsmen of Cornwall Ontario React to CFN story and Announce Sponsorship of Lift Off 2012

CFN –   The Kinsmen and Lift Off Cabal reacted to our story on Lift Off and put a release together.  While it finally answers one of many questions; which is a great thing, it also spawns a few more questions. What happened to the monies from 2010?     Are the Kinsmen still sponsoring Lift […]

Robert Menagh Takes the Bullet Over Shay Case. Is the City of Cornwall Finished Cleaning House? Jan 11, 2012 UPDATED – More Secret Council meetings

Robert Menagh Takes the Bullet Over Shay Case.   Is the City of Cornwall Finished Cleaning House? Jan 11, 2012  UPDATED – More Secret Council meetings

CFN –  Robert Menagh was thrown under the bus   relieved as Human Resources manager by the City of Cornwall. The City via CAO Paul Fitzpatrick released a brief memo today to the media. Mr. Menagh had a low profile using up his vacation weeks after the stir before the holidays when news of the […]