Today is the last day of the Cornwall Farmers’ Market on George Assaly Lane – October 31, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario

Today is the last day of the Cornwall Farmers’ Market on George Assaly Lane – October 31, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario

Congrats to Gaye Adams of the DBIA for having a terrific first season at The Cornwall Farmers’ Market on George Assaly lane.   It hasn’t been all about Fruits and Vegetables or fine meats.  It’s been about culture and community too.   Next year should be even better. And a special congrats to all those vendors that […]

Happy Halloween – October 31, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario

Happy Halloween – October 31, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario

To all you little witches and goblins, and pirates, and princesses be careful and safe as you go out Trick or Treating tonight.  Don’t be like that silly witch and fly too low. And to all you big Halloween revelers don’t drink and drive or rub mayonnaise into your belly and drive, or drive with […]

Waterlife – Screening Sunday November 1, 2009 at The Port Theatre – 2 PM – CORNWALL ONTARIO

Waterlife – Screening Sunday November 1, 2009 at The Port Theatre – 2 PM – CORNWALL ONTARIO

The Cornwall Carbon Reduction Initiative will be hosting a screening of Waterlife, an award winning Canadian documentary which played to rave reviews at Toronto’s 2009 Hot Docs festival this past Spring. The film follows the flow of the Great Lakes from Lake Superior, through the St. Lawrence River and ending into the Atlantic Ocean, telling […]

1st Day of H1N1 Flu Shots Packed – Cornwall Ontario – October 30, 2009

1st Day of H1N1 Flu Shots Packed – Cornwall Ontario – October 30, 2009

L I N K “ “Eastern Ontario Health Unit officials worked steadily to accommodate the lineups, which at times stretched around the neighbouring high school to Fifteenth Street. Portable washrooms were brought in; parking spaces were at a premium. The clinic’s doors were opened before noon and the first shot was given at approximately 1:30 […]

“No Evidence of Any Progress to Resolve the Current Situation” Cornwall Ontario Mayor Bob Kilger Suggests Mediation to Resolve Seaway Bridge Crisis – October 30, 2009

“No Evidence of Any Progress to Resolve the Current Situation”  Cornwall Ontario Mayor Bob Kilger Suggests Mediation to Resolve Seaway Bridge Crisis – October 30, 2009

Cornwall Ontario –  Bob Kilger, the Mayor of Cornwall Ontario, stepped up to the plate and showed some leadership in this crisis today by sending a letter to Luc Portelance Executive Vice-President of  the CBSA and Grand Chief Mike Mitchell of Akwesasne.    It was cc’d to Minister Peter Van Loan suggesting that Mediation be used […]

Andrea Horwath In Cornwall for NDP Riding Association Fundraiser – November 29, 2009 – CORNWALL ONTARIO

Andrea Horwath In Cornwall for NDP Riding Association Fundraiser – November 29, 2009 – CORNWALL ONTARIO

Local Provincial NDP Riding Association to Hold Fundraiser Wine & Cheese With Andrea Horwath as Special Guest Brian Lynch, President of SDSG Provincial NDP Riding Association, has announced that the local provincial NDP riding association will be holding a fundraiser Wine & Cheese on Sunday November 29 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the […]

Cooking with Kretz to Shoot at Schnitzels – Season One – The 100 Mile Cuisine – Cornwall Ontario

Cooking with Kretz to Shoot at Schnitzels – Season One – The 100 Mile Cuisine – Cornwall Ontario

The Cornwall Free News is proud to announce that shooting of our first Web Show, “Cooking with Kretz” will be taking place on location at Schnitzel’s 158 Pitt Street in Cornwall.   Shooting will take place near the end of November. Shawn is a Red Seal Stratford trained chef who has appeared on The Cooking Network. […]

Tobacco Busts of the Week – Cornwall Ontario – October 29, 2009 – RCMP

Tobacco Busts of the Week – Cornwall Ontario – October 29, 2009 – RCMP

Here are your tobacco busts of the week from Michael Harvey of the RCMP: The following details are seizures from October 22nd to October 29th, 2009.  A total of 2,800 re-sealable bags of contraband cigarettes and arrested four people: On October 23rd, 2009, an officer from the Ontario Provincial Police observed a 1998 Ford Escort suspiciously […]

Guy Lauzon: “I’m just the messenger” That’s the Problem – Editorial – October 28, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario

“I’m just the messenger” That’s the problem with our MP and why the Seaway International Bridge Crisis is still lingering on and hurting our riding during a recession. Mr. Lauzon seems to have lost his path; if he ever was on the path; that he has been elected by the citizens of this riding to […]