Letter to the Editor – William Hennessy of Ottawa Ontario Reminds us April 13, 2011 is Day of Pink – No More Bullying!

Letter to the Editor – William Hennessy of Ottawa Ontario Reminds us April 13, 2011 is Day of Pink – No More Bullying!

April 13 is the Day of Pink, the International Day against Bullying, Discrimination, and Homophobia, where everyone is encouraged to show their support by wearing pink. . Homophobia and other forms of discrimination are a pressing issue in Canadian society.  Egale Canada, a Canadian gay rights advocacy group, recently released a report stating that 75% […]

Cornwall Ontario Spring Clean-Up Challenge! April 16th-April 27th

Cornwall Ontario Spring Clean-Up Challenge! April 16th-April 27th

Cornwall ON – Show your community pride and join us for the Spring CleanUp Challenge from April 16th to April 26th! Team up with friends, family, or co-workers and help make your neighbourhood litter-free. As the winter snow melts, debris and litter that have collected during the winter months are exposed.  Each year, the City organizes a city-wide […]

Cornwall Ontario Hosts MROO Meeting of Retired Municipal Employees – April 26, 2011

Cornwall Ontario Hosts MROO Meeting of Retired Municipal Employees – April 26, 2011

Cornwall ON – The City of Cornwall will be host to the Zone 6 Quarterly Meeting of the Municipal Retiree’s Organization of Ontario (MROO). Over 75 people are expected to attend the meeting on April 26th, 2011, which is to be held at the Cornwall Ramada Inn and Conference Centre. Seminars include a presentation by an OMERS […]

The Political Round Table Starts at 9:00 AM! Guests include Mayor Jim McDonell & Bernadette Clement – April 12, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

The Political Round Table Starts at 9:00 AM!   Guests include Mayor Jim McDonell & Bernadette Clement – April 12, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – It’s going to be a very busy Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com Tuesday morning starting at 9:00 AM! We start the show with Mayor Jim McDonell who just won the Conservative Nomination in SD&SG.   We had Mayor McDonell on last month and it should be interesting to hear what he has […]

Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire – Charmer les jeunes grâce à Place aux jeunes Ontario-SDG – 12 Avril, 2011

Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire – Charmer les jeunes grâce à Place aux jeunes Ontario-SDG – 12 Avril, 2011

Cornwall ON – Place aux jeunes Ontario-SDG (PAJ Ontario-SDG) a été lancé officiellement le 1er avril dernier. Ce projet a comme mission d’attirer des jeunes diplômés à s’installer ou à redécouvrir la région de SDG afin qu’ils occupent des emplois dans les secteurs en pénurie de travailleurs qualifiés. PAJ Ontario-SDG vise aussi à prévenir et à freiner […]

Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire – Dans le cadre de la Cabane à sucre du Centre culturel, le cinéma Port présente le film Incendies les 15, 16 et 17 avril à 19h15.

Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire – Dans le cadre de la Cabane à sucre du Centre culturel, le cinéma Port présente le film Incendies les 15, 16 et 17 avril à 19h15.

Cornwall ON – Ce film québécois raconte l’histoire de Jeanne et Simon Marwan, des jumeaux, qui remonteront le fil de l’histoire de leur mère, Nawal. D’abord, le notaire Lebel remet à ceux-ci deux enveloppes, l’une destinée à un père qu’ils croyaient mort et l’autre à un frère dont ils ignoraient l’existence. Tous partiront au Moyen-Orient […]

Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire – 1 001 activités à La Cabane à sucre! – 11 Avril, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire – 1 001 activités à La Cabane à sucre! – 11 Avril, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Pour la 3e édition de la Cabane à sucre, près d’une vingtaine d’activités pour toute la famille seront organisées du 15 au 17 avril dans le stationnement du cinéma Port, dans le Village à Cornwall. Afin d’accueillir le printemps à bras grands ouverts, des activités enlevantes, de la bonne musique et de […]

SD&SG Liberal Candidate Bernadette Clement Attends Moose Creek Film Fest – Bernadette Clement a participé au Festival du Film à Moose Creek – April 11, 2011

SD&SG Liberal Candidate Bernadette Clement Attends Moose Creek Film Fest – Bernadette Clement a participé au Festival du Film à Moose Creek – April 11, 2011

Moose Creek ON – Quelle bell soirée au restaurant Knox Fine Dining à Moose Creek! Les Productions la part du lion étaient fiers  de s’associer au restaurant pour nous offrir une soirée de films, de délices gastronomiques et de rencontres avec deux cinéastes canadiens.   Deux cinéastes canadiens nous ont  divertis avec leur plus récente […]

Nancy Beaudette and Chris MacLean at the St. Lawrence Acoustic Stage, Morrisburg, 9 April 2011 by Reg Coffey

Nancy Beaudette and Chris MacLean at the St. Lawrence Acoustic Stage, Morrisburg, 9 April 2011 by Reg Coffey

Morrisburg ON – This was the fourth concert of the season and the third that I have attended at the St. Lawrence Stage in Morrisburg and I can definitely see a trend here. I have made mention of the venue before, the comfortable and intimate room, limited seating (which just adds to the ambience) and […]

Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire – CHOD FM et le Centre culturel de Cornwall reçoivent 149 000$ de la FTO – 11 Avril, 2011 Cornwall Ontario

Nouvelles en Français avec David Grégoire – CHOD FM et le Centre culturel de Cornwall reçoivent 149 000$ de la FTO – 11 Avril, 2011 Cornwall Ontario

La radio CHOD FM et le Centre culturel de Cornwall recevront des subventions totalisant 148 800$ de la Fondation Trillium de l’Ontario. CHOD FM 92,1 . Cornwall ON – La radio communautaire, située à Cornwall, a droit à un montant de 108 800$ qui sera échelonné sur une période d’un an. Cet octroi financier permettra à la […]

RED FLAG – Don’t Shoot the Messenger – Unidentified Cornwall Ontario Area Politician Jumping Health Queue – April 10, 2011

RED FLAG – Don’t Shoot the Messenger – Unidentified Cornwall Ontario Area Politician Jumping Health Queue – April 10, 2011

Cornwall ON – Wow, this is a very strong accusation.   We have to run this as a blind item legally at this time to protect the guilty.   If anyone wishes to step up to the plate officially please email us at info@cornwallfreenews.com or call our hotline at 613 361 1755. Essentially we know […]

Forced Week Vacation for Ridgewood Staff – Olymel Lays Off More in Cornwall Ontario as Job Woes Increase after 398 Laid Off of Star Tek – April 10, 2011

Forced Week Vacation for Ridgewood Staff – Olymel Lays Off More in Cornwall Ontario as Job Woes Increase after 398 Laid Off of Star Tek – April 10, 2011

Cornwall ON – So the emails started to arrive in the last two days and this afternoon the phone rang a few times confirming from staff that Olymel has laid off at least another 25 employees at their Cornwall plant and Ridgewood has announced a forced week off for most of their 200 plus staff […]

So What’s Brought You to the Cornwall Free News? Our Top 10 Cities and Last 30 Search Terms for April 9, 2011

So What’s Brought You to the Cornwall Free News?  Our Top 10 Cities and Last 30 Search Terms for April 9, 2011

Cornwall ON – Here’s a list of the last 30 search engine results that brought you folks to the Cornwall Free News.   I’m always amazed what attracts people here and we share this every once and awhile. Last 30 Search Terms moneysense magazine best places to live mayor james hidy rideau auctions snails 2 […]

Mayor Jim McDonell Wins Nod for Conservatives in SD&SG Nomination – April 9, 2011

Mayor Jim McDonell Wins Nod for Conservatives in SD&SG Nomination – April 9, 2011

Avonmore ON – Tawgi Secondary school was the setting for the Conservatives of SD&SG to have their nomination for their candidate in the October Provincial election. Mayor Jim McDonell of South Glengarry Township Ontario edged out David Guy.   It was a fairly close contest with over 1600 member eligible to vote.    Mr. Guy […]

Green Leader Elizabeth May Visits Cornwall Ontario – Candidate Wyatt Walsh Meets and Greets – April 8, 2011 – HD VIDEO

Green Leader Elizabeth May Visits Cornwall Ontario – Candidate Wyatt Walsh Meets and Greets – April 8, 2011 – HD VIDEO

Cornwall ON – Elizabeth May took a few moments to visit party faithful in Cornwall Ontario Friday April 8th on her way to her Democracy rally in Montreal. The Greens nationally and locally are facing a slew of challenges included being excluded from the National Televised Candidates debate to Mr.Walsh being ejected from a local […]

Heavy Equipment Pre-Apprenticeship Training in Morrisburg Ontario Leading to Good Jobs – April 9, 2011

Heavy Equipment Pre-Apprenticeship Training in Morrisburg Ontario Leading to Good Jobs – April 9, 2011

Morrisburg ON – Thirty (30) youth between the ages of 18 and 25 and fifteen (15) Aboriginal youth will soon begin training in Morrisburg to become heavy equipment apprentices thanks to an investment of $428,605 from the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. . The Operating Engineers Training Institute of Ontario (OETIO) will deliver a pre-apprenticeship training program […]