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 […]

My Magical Day at the Music in the Pines Festival at Whispering Pines Campsite in Curran Ontario – July 4, 2011

My Magical Day at the Music in the Pines Festival at Whispering Pines Campsite in Curran Ontario – July 4, 2011

Cornwall ON – Saturday was a mystical, magical, and musical day in Curran Ontario as I attended the Music in the Pines festival at the Whispering Pines Campsite.  Over 80 acres of magic in what was a former sand pit; owner Eileen Garde or “Mom” as so many people called her shared her piece of […]

Sirens for Life Blood Donor Challenge – Ramada Inn – Cornwall Ontario – July 6th, 2011 CLICK FOR DETAILS

Sirens for Life Blood Donor Challenge – Ramada Inn – Cornwall Ontario – July 6th, 2011 CLICK FOR DETAILS

Rallying Police, Fire, Paramedics for Sirens Sirens for Life has emergency workers go arm-to-arm in blood donor challenge Cornwall ON –A bloody battle with a life-saving goal – police, fire and paramedic services are rallying behind this year’s Sirens for Life. In partnership with Canadian Blood Services, the emergency services blood donor challenge runs from July […]

OPG St. Lawrence Power Development Visitor Centre & St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences host Learn about Insects – July 9, 2011

OPG St. Lawrence Power Development Visitor Centre & St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences host Learn about Insects – July 9, 2011

Cornwall ON – Join River Institute scientists on Saturday, July 9 at the OPG Visitor Centre for a fascinating workshop all about insects! You will learn how to catch and release insects, and practice your skill using a net. River Institute educators will provide interesting information about insects and their importance to the food web. […]

Letter to the Editor – Dan Sauve of Ottawa Ontario Supports the Monarchy in Canada – July 4th, 2011

Letter to the Editor – Dan Sauve of Ottawa Ontario Supports the Monarchy in Canada – July 4th, 2011

The heir to the Canadian throne located in Her Majesty’s Canadian Parliament and the future King of Canada – H.R.H. Prince William of Wales, Duke of Cambridge has landed in Prince Edward Island, a province named after his Great-Great-Great-Great-Great Grandfather . Now that’s continuity and stability 🙂 Why anyone would want to abolish The Dominion […]

The Cornwall Free News! Still the Fastest Growing Media in Eastern Ontario! Still number one in Cornwall! July 3, 2011

The Cornwall Free News! Still the Fastest Growing Media in Eastern Ontario!  Still number one in Cornwall!  July 3, 2011

Cornwall ON – You’ve been good to us this month our loyal 50,000+ viewers of The Cornwall Free News.  We reached a new milestone with our highest Canadian rating on Alexa.com. We’re still number one with a Canadian rating of 2,313 most popular site for our country which is the highest rating here in Cornwall. […]