Letter to the Editor – Lawrence Kazdan of Vancouver BC – Harper Chicken to Debate Ignatieff – April 1, 2011

Letter to the Editor – Lawrence Kazdan of Vancouver BC – Harper Chicken to Debate Ignatieff – April 1, 2011

Dear Editor, Re:  Why won’t Harper take Ignatieff on in head-to-head debate?STEVEN CHASE, BILL CURRY AND JANE TABER, Thursday, March 31, 2011 http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/ottawa-notebook/why-wont-harper-take-ignatieff-on-in-head-to-head-debate/article1965334/  Was Harper being truthful when he said he would debate Ignatieff one-on-one?  Gilles Duceppe has already called him a liar when Harper said there was no plan in 2004 to build a […]

Letter to the Editor – Ken Smith of Cornwall Ontario Comments on Cornwall Media Conservative Bias – April 1, 2011

Letter to the Editor – Ken Smith of Cornwall Ontario Comments on Cornwall Media Conservative Bias – April 1, 2011

As a loyal citizen of the Cornwall community I try to follow the daily local media and the progress of the city’s institutions. . While I have warmed to the all new radio programming for CJSS FM, I find their political sentiment close to all Conservative. Of the dj staff, I find “the new guy […]

Best Caption Contest on Canada Free News – Help Jay Schwartz and win a signed copy! – March 31, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Best Caption Contest on Canada Free News – Help Jay Schwartz and win a signed copy! – March 31, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Jay Schwartz, the man behind the Throwayz’ cartoon strip here on Canada Free News is now venturing into Politics!   We’re going to have fun with his first offering by letting you suggest the caption. The winner will get a signed copy and credit for the caption as well!  You can post […]

Rik Saaltink to Speak on The History of the North Channel Bridge hosted by St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences – April 13, 2011 7 PM – Cornwall Ontario

Rik Saaltink to Speak on The History of the North Channel Bridge hosted by St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences – April 13, 2011 7 PM – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – The Science and Nature Speaker Series has a local interest this month, with guest speaker Rik Saaltink, from the Seaway International Bridge Corporation. On April 13 at 7 pm, Rik will give a presentation at the Cornwall Public Library entitled, “The North Channel Bridge: Past Present and Future”.   Rik will talk about […]

New Novel, Progress, by Michael V Smith – Reading at Cornwall Public Library May 1, 2011 – 1:00 PM

New Novel, Progress, by Michael V Smith – Reading at Cornwall Public Library May 1, 2011 – 1:00 PM

Cornwall ON – Cornwallite Michael V Smith has a new novel coming out; his second; Progress on Cormorant Books.   Michael V. Smith’s first novel Cumberland received national acclaim and was shortlisted for the Amazon.ca / Books in Canada First Novel Award. Now, eight years later, comes his brand new and highly-anticipated novel, Progress. “Michael […]

Help Send Local Women’s National Soccer Forward Christina “Corky” Julien to FIFA World Cup in Germany – April 21, 2011 – Cornwall Golf & Country Club

Help Send Local Women’s National Soccer Forward Christina “Corky” Julien to FIFA World Cup in Germany – April 21, 2011 – Cornwall Golf & Country Club

Cornwall ON – It’s not everyday that a local athlete gets a chance to compete at the highest level of their sport and that’s exactly what Christina “Corky” Julien is about to do, but she like most Canadian athletes need your support to help make that happen. The Cornwall Golf and Country Club are helping […]

Letter to the Editor – Mr. Eugene Parks of Victoria BC on Nuclear Safety and the Harper Government – March 30, 2011

Letter to the Editor – Mr. Eugene Parks of Victoria BC on Nuclear Safety and the Harper Government – March 30, 2011

Dear Editor, What does the nuclear crises in Japan, Chernobyl and our federal election have in common? Mr. Harper’s administration has been responsible for Canada’s Chalk river nuclear facility, which had two Maple reactors that were unstable during normal operation plus a fifty year old reactor that was 20 years beyond its expected lifespan. During […]

38 On Sunshine List in Cornwall Ontario headed by CAO Paul Fitzpatrick at $173, 406.72 – March 30, 2011

38 On Sunshine List in Cornwall Ontario headed by CAO Paul Fitzpatrick at $173, 406.72 – March 30, 2011

Cornwall ON – 38 city, fire, and police staff made the Sunshine Club in Cornwall Ontario.   Municipal Employees earning in excess of $100,000.00 per year have their salaries published. The list is significantly lower than last year as there were arbitration settlements with a large amount of staff. The total salaries for the 38 […]

Letter to the Editor – Bonnie Paulin of Cornwall Ontario Not Happy With Hospital Care – March 29, 2011

Letter to the Editor – Bonnie Paulin of Cornwall Ontario Not Happy With Hospital Care – March 29, 2011

I am writing to express my sheer horror at the state of our town’s health care system. My father was recently admitted to the Cornwall hospital. This 79 year old man has contributed 60 years of hard work and taxes to the community, during which he rarely fell ill or required any health care. . […]

Cornwall Ontario Finishes 90th in Money Sense Magazine Best Places to Live in Canada Rankings – March 29, 2011

Cornwall Ontario Finishes 90th in Money Sense Magazine Best Places to Live in Canada Rankings – March 29, 2011

Cornwall ON – Money Sense Magazine comes out with a yearly ranking of 180 cities across Canada. They base their rankings on a variety of factors; Household income, new cars, weather, job prospects. It’s all pretty interesting. This year Cornwall Ontario finished right smack in the middle of the pack at 90. That’s not so […]

The Political Round Table talks Federal Election and Darren Thompson Talks about Buying the Toronto Maple Leafs on The Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com starting 9:00 AM Tuesday March 29, 2011

The Political Round Table talks Federal Election and Darren Thompson Talks about Buying the Toronto Maple Leafs on The Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com starting 9:00 AM Tuesday March 29, 2011

Cornwall ON – Click the MIKE above or the LINK below to listen to The Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com Tuesday morning starting at 9:00 AM.   Join pundits Joe Gunn & Denis Sabourin as we start to tackle the Federal Election and keep you up to date on what’s going on around the world! […]

“The Earth Matters Exhibit” April – May 2011 in Cornwall Ontario

“The Earth Matters Exhibit”   April – May 2011 in Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Artwork“celebrating the majesty of the earth, the challenges she faces, and how we can be better friends to our living earth.” will be featured at Cornwall Square, Cornwall Public Library, Seaway News Windows and Fused Elements in the city of Cornwall, Ontario throughout the months of April & May by our Area Students […]

Help the SD&G Coalition of Social Justice at the 14th Rock for Charity – Remingtons Deli & Bar – April 22nd, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Help the SD&G Coalition of Social Justice at the 14th Rock for Charity – Remingtons Deli & Bar – April 22nd, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

  Cornwall ON – The SD&G Coalition of Social Justice is the beneficiary of the 14th Rock for Charity taking place at Remingtons Deli and Bar – 101 Montreal Road in Cornwall Ontario. This charity fundraiser event will feature Jamie Jarvo, Tommy Heatley, Ewen McIntosh, Joel Sauve, Boozehound (with Jessy Brown, Denis Andre, Ben Potrais, […]

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Bernadette Clement Takes Official Leave for her Run for MP in SD&SG Ontario – March 28, 2011

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Bernadette Clement Takes Official Leave for her Run for MP in SD&SG Ontario – March 28, 2011

Cornwall ON – Cornwall Ontario City Councilor announced tonight that she will be taking leave from Council to focus on her run for the Federal Election.   Ms Clement is the Liberal Candidate and stated that she will not be participating further until after the results of the May  2, 2011 Election.

MPP Jim Brownell and Pearson Canada Donate Live Ink, Grade 9 English to Grade 9 Students of Rothwell Osnabruck School – March 28, 2011

MPP Jim Brownell and Pearson Canada Donate Live Ink, Grade 9 English to Grade 9 Students of Rothwell Osnabruck School – March 28, 2011

Ingleside ON – Today, MPP Jim Brownell and Pearson Canada presented Live Ink for Grade 9 English to the Grade 9 students of Rothwell Osnabruck School.  This brand-new educational resource includes print and digital resources that provide students with access to content in ways that are familiar and preferred.  Pearson Canada is a member of […]

Robert Ede of Thornhill Ontario Calls for 36 Days of Rage Over Federal Election – March 28, 2011

Robert Ede of Thornhill Ontario Calls for 36 Days of Rage Over Federal Election – March 28, 2011

Thornhill ON – The GG had three options on March 26/11. He could have refused Mr Harper and called upon someone else he believed could curry the confidence of the Lower House, or, reserved his decision for a few days to allow input from All-the-Talents under his Executive Power (the Appointed-for-Life Privy Councillors starting with ‘the Dean’, 1957-appointed, Paul […]

Akwesasne Warriors Defeat New York Aviators to Win First Federal Hockey League Championship! 5-2 – March 27, 2011

Akwesasne Warriors Defeat New York Aviators to Win First Federal Hockey League Championship! 5-2 – March 27, 2011

Akwesasne Mohawk Territory – For teams to win big their stars have to come through in the big games and last night Pierre Dagenais didn’t dissipoint scoring 2 goals and an assist in the Akwesasne Warriors win which made them the first Championship team in Federal Hockey league history! The former Hab had 10 shots […]