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 […]

Former Star Tek workers raise funds for local OSPCA and Report on What May Have Caused Evacuation of Cornwall Ontario Facility Released – July 10, 2011

Former Star Tek workers raise funds for local OSPCA and Report on What May Have Caused Evacuation of Cornwall Ontario Facility Released – July 10, 2011

Cornwall ON –  We’re catching up on some Star Tek news here in Cornwall Ontario.    We received the following about the Fund Raisers for the local OSPCA that was attended by Former and current Star Tek employees. “A group of former StarTek employees recently held a get-together at the Knights of Columbus as a way to celebrate […]

Cornwall Ontario Economic Sr Dev Honcho Bob Peters at Fancy Food Show in Washington DC – July 10, 2011

Cornwall Ontario Economic Sr Dev Honcho Bob Peters at Fancy Food Show in Washington DC – July 10, 2011

Washington DC – We heard from Bob Peters of Economic Development here in Cornwall Ontario where he is sharing some of the amazing opportunities and advantages of setting up shop in our City by the River. I am in Washington on behalf of the City to exhibit at the Fancy Food Show. The food sector […]

Just a Saturday Night Jam Session at the Cottage! AUDIO – Courtesy of Allan McGimpsey of Landmark – July 10, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Just a Saturday Night Jam Session at the Cottage!   AUDIO – Courtesy of Allan McGimpsey of Landmark – July 10, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON –  You never know who’s hanging out in the City by the River.  Allan McGimpsey; lead singer and front man for Landmark when he’s not peddling bikes (pun alert!)   and local guitarist, musician, and web guru John Lister of Fingerman Studios got to jam with some guys just chilling at the cottage. […]

Stormont Holstein Club Attracts Over 300 People to their Family Night at Hartene Farms – July 8, 2011 – Newington Ontario

Stormont Holstein Club Attracts Over 300 People to their Family Night at Hartene Farms – July 8, 2011 – Newington Ontario

Newington ON –  Hartene Farms was the location of the Stormont Holstein Club’s Family night.  It was a perfect evening for the event and over 300 people attended.    The food was served by the Cornwall Lion’s club and included roast beef, pork, and Turkey with all the fixings.   It was a diverse and […]

Murder on the Funny Side Theatre Productions Raises $2,200 for Japanese Relief! July 8, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Murder on the Funny Side Theatre Productions Raises $2,200 for Japanese Relief!   July 8, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON –  Laurie McRae Bingley owns a local theatre company and she sent in this missive after raising $2,200 for the Canadian Red Cross Japan Relief with performances of her Murder Mystery – Murder at the 19th Hole! Hi Jamie, I’m the owner of this theatre company mentioned in my article – I write, […]

Cornwall Ontario Kicks Off City Parks Summer Playground Program – July 7, 2011

Cornwall Ontario Kicks Off City Parks Summer Playground Program – July 7, 2011

Cornwall ON – With the school year now drawn to a close, the City of Cornwall’s Summer Playground Program has returned to 17 neighbourhood parks across Cornwall. The Summer Playground Program is a free, accessible drop-in program open to children between the ages of 5 and 12. “Each day our park leaders provide exciting play […]

The Cornwall Free News to announce Partnership with the Arts for SD&SG – Click to Read More – July 7, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

The Cornwall Free News to announce Partnership with the Arts for SD&SG  – Click to Read More – July 7, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON –   Arts and Culture are huge buzz words right now across Ontario; especially Eastern Ontario.  It’s not like they didn’t exist before; but communities are starting to truly realize that to retain your young people and attract others to an area a strong and vibrant Arts and Culture scene can play a […]

Ask Your Pilot Questions About Flying – Can pilots see other airplanes on their radar ? – July 6, 2011 – Toronto Ontario

Ask Your Pilot Questions About Flying – Can pilots see other airplanes on their radar ?  – July 6, 2011 – Toronto Ontario

  Toronto ON – Pilot Dan Baz is answering your flying questions here on the Cornwall Free News.   If you have a question about flying you can email Captain Dan or post below. Question Can pilots see other airplanes on their radar ? Question posted by Sarah. Answer The radar in the airplanes is not […]

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 […]