Bright Star Kicks Off Aultsville Winter Film Festival – Cornwall Ontario – January 30, 2010

Bright Star Kicks Off Aultsville Winter Film Festival – Cornwall Ontario – January 30, 2010

Film is such a personal thing; the kind of personal thing best shared with lots of people… Tonight was the kick off of the Aultsville Winter Filmfest. The first film, director Jane Campion’s BRIGHT STAR ,did not dissapoint the near capacity crowd that braved -20 temperatures to watch the angst filled weeper of deep, meaningful […]

Scotia Bank Raises $11,000 for Crime Stoppers! – Cornwall Ontario – January 29, 2010

Scotia Bank Raises $11,000 for Crime Stoppers! – Cornwall Ontario – January 29, 2010

SCOTIA BANK SUPPORTS CRIME STOPPERS (SD&G) – On October 16, 2009, Seaway Valley Crimes Stoppers held it’s 2nd annual comedy night at the Aultsville Theater St. Lawrence College,  in Cornwall Ontario. The event drew a large audience and raised over $11,000.00 to help fund the program. Continued support from local businesses and sponsors are vital […]

Liberal MP Public Safety Critic Mark Holland Critiques Seaway International Bridge Crisis and New Minister Vic Toews – by Markus Noé – Cornwall Ontario, January 29, 2010

Liberal MP Public Safety Critic Mark Holland Critiques Seaway International Bridge Crisis and New Minister Vic Toews – by Markus Noé – Cornwall Ontario, January 29, 2010

Liberal Critic, Critiques Bridge Issue  Since late last spring Cornwall residence and businesses have been victimized by the ongoing border dispute. This issue was ignited when the Government of Canada decided to arm all of its border guards. The Cornwall Port of Entry is the only border crossing in this country that resides on a […]

Cornwall Regional Art Gallery Annual Juried Exhibit Awards Presented – Rachel Bourgon 1st Prize Winner for “Knox” Cornwall Ontario – January 29, 2010

Cornwall Regional Art Gallery Annual Juried Exhibit Awards Presented – Rachel Bourgon 1st Prize Winner for “Knox” Cornwall Ontario – January 29, 2010

Rachel Bourgon is one happy artist.  Her painting entitled “Knox”  won first prize and a $400 cheque at the Cornwall Regional Art Galleries Annual Juried Exhibition. Sylvie Lizotte was a very busy woman as she prepared for the event.  It all cumulated with the prize winners and the art that will be on display at the gallery […]

Town Hall Meeting hosted by Cornwall Health Coalition – Royal Canadian Legion – Cornwall Ontario – Wednesday February 3, 2010

Town Hall Meeting hosted by Cornwall Health Coalition – Royal Canadian Legion – Cornwall Ontario – Wednesday February 3, 2010

The Cornwall Health Coalition is having an urgent town hall meeting next week in order to discuss the budget deficit that will result in service cuts to Cornwall Community Hospital. They’ve invited MPP Jim Brownell and members of the hospital’s board. This is a public meeting so it’s encouraged that you to share information and […]

3+1 Project 2010 is receiving over $11,000 thanks to the 7th Annual Seaway International Wine Festival. – Cornwall Ontario – January 28, 2010

3+1 Project 2010 is receiving over $11,000 thanks to the 7th Annual Seaway International Wine Festival. – Cornwall Ontario – January 28, 2010

Project 2010 is receiving over $11,000 thanks to the 7th Annual Seaway International Wine Festival. Cornwall Ontario – The event which featured an endless selection of fine wines, spirits and beer from around the world as well as gourmet foods was held at the Ramada Inn & Conference Centre on Saturday, January 16th with net proceeds going […]

Pride/Fierté Cornwall’s Blue Valentine Party on Saturday, February 13th – Cornwall Ontario

Pride/Fierté Cornwall’s Blue Valentine Party on Saturday, February 13th – Cornwall Ontario

Okay, so most people’s idea of romance isn’t a chubby, winged toddler coming at you with a crossbow. Still, Cupid is never wrong, and a fine way to celebrate his big day is by coming to Pride/Fierté Cornwall’s Blue Valentine Party on Saturday, February 13th. We’ll be back in the Heritage Room at the Best […]

Government of Ontario Hands out Tens of Thousands in Funding by Markus Noé – Cornwall Ontario – January 26, 2010

Government of Ontario Hands out Tens of Thousands in Funding by Markus Noé – Cornwall Ontario – January 26, 2010

Government of Ontario Hands out Tens of Thousands in Funding by Markus Noé Cornwall Ontario – Nearly $500,000 in funding was given to local not-for-profit organizations throughout the community. This is a part of the 50 million dollar investment that the government of Ontario is making to support capital projects throughout the province. Yesterday the […]

Cafe Connectionz Open Mic Night – Friday January 29, 2010 – Keegan Larose Jason Setnyk Cody Zulinksi – Cornwall Ontario

Cafe Connectionz Open Mic Night – Friday January 29, 2010 – Keegan Larose Jason Setnyk Cody Zulinksi – Cornwall Ontario

It’s that time of the month people.   Café Connectionz hosts their Friday Night Open Mic night the last Friday of each month. This month features Keegan Larose and friends Jason Setnyk, Cody Zulinski, and Tricia Lee Robinson.   FACEBOOK PAGE Open Mic is free to the public, but buy some bevvy’s and yummies so that […]

Parade of Nations Fundraiser – Army Navy Club – Cornwall Ontario – Saturday February 13, 2010

Parade of Nations Fundraiser – Army Navy Club – Cornwall Ontario – Saturday February 13, 2010

Fundraiser for the Foundation of the Parade of nations Levée de fonds pour la Fondation de la Parade des nations $5.00 Dance with the / Dance de $5.00 avec les BUTLERS Saturday, 13 February, Samedi le 13 Février 8:00 PM to 12:00 PM Army Navy & Air Force Veterans 14 Marlborough North/Nord Cornwall Ontario Tickets sold at […]

Taes & Nick of SPLASH N BOOTS Record Music Video at Dreambuilder Studios – Cornwall Ontario – January 26, 2010

Taes & Nick of SPLASH N BOOTS Record Music Video at Dreambuilder Studios – Cornwall Ontario – January 26, 2010

Canadian award winning Children’s recording artists and entertainers Splash N Boots are here in Cornwall Ontario recording a new music video at Dream Builder Studios.  The team also recently won Canadian Children’s Group of the Year. The pair have been busy performing all over the globe; even performing in Australia with Kids Legends, The Wiggles. […]

Cornwall Ontario City Council Opts Out of Glen Stor Lodge Pharmacy Contract – January 26, 2010

Cornwall Ontario City Council Opts Out of Glen Stor Lodge Pharmacy Contract – January 26, 2010

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Glen Grant had a very busy night.     Championing the dog park and being one of the three councilors that spearheaded opting out of the Glen Stor Lodge Pharmacy contract. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lRi1WnsBDs Councilor Hug I think hit the nail on the head on one major point.  That residents had to pay […]

JL Computers KODAK CAMERA SALE – Mention The Cornwall Free News and get 10% off any Kodak Camera and a free 2GB Memory Card! Sale Ends February 28 – January 25, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

JL Computers KODAK CAMERA SALE – Mention The Cornwall Free News and get 10% off any Kodak Camera and a free 2GB Memory Card!  Sale Ends February 28 – January 25, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

(advertisement) JL Computers at 164 Pitt Street in Downtown Cornwall Ontario sells an awful lot more than just computers.  Drop by this week and mention the Cornwall Free News to them and you get 10% off any Kodak Digital Camera and a Free 2 GB Memory Card! (Sale ends February 28, 2010) JL Computers also […]

Cornwall Dog Park & Opting Out of Glen Stor Lodge Contract at Cornwall Ontario City Council – Admission Free – Monday January 25, 2010

Cornwall Dog Park & Opting Out of Glen Stor Lodge Contract at Cornwall Ontario City Council – Admission Free – Monday January 25, 2010

It should be a very busy evening as people will be showing up to support the creation of a dog park within Cornwall Ontario’s boundaries.   From the reports coming to this desk the city seems reticent to support a facility within the confines of our city; especially anywhere near the waterfront. No city councilors […]

Life Trends – Facts and Figures That Matter To You – November EI claims up in Cornwall Ontario – by ROGER SAUVÉ – January 25, 2010

Life Trends – Facts and Figures That Matter To You – November EI claims up in Cornwall Ontario – by ROGER SAUVÉ – January 25, 2010

ROGER SAUVÉ – Life Trends – Facts and Figures That Matter To You – November EI claims up in Cornwall. Not good news for the Cornwall region, but it could be worse. This morning, Statistics Canada released the number of people receiving Employment Insurance (EI) benefits. For Canada as a whole, about 800,000 people were collecting, up […]