6 Vehicles – 15 People Arrested for Tobacco Seizures – Weekly RCMP Round Up – January 12, 2010

6 Vehicles – 15 People Arrested for Tobacco Seizures – Weekly RCMP Round Up – January 12, 2010

Significant Contraband Tobacco Seizures Made by RCMP and Law Enforcement Partners (Cornwall, Ontario -Monday January 11th, 2010) –  The following details are seizures made by the Cornwall RCMP Detachment from January 4th, 2010 to January 11th, 2010. A total of 5,250 re-sealable bags of contraband cigarettes, 700 cartons of little cigars, 1,094 kilograms of fine […]

Cornwall Ontario Mary Ann Hug Fights for Richmond Drive Residents – City Council Round Up – Monday January 11, 2010

Cornwall Ontario Mary Ann Hug Fights for Richmond Drive Residents – City Council Round Up – Monday January 11, 2010

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Mary Ann Hug was not a happy woman last night. She wasn’t happy with the report from city administration regarding Richmond Drive and scored point after point addressing issues like noise pollution; diesel fumes, flying rocks and small debris in addition to the blasting, and rumbling of trucks that have area […]

Pommier Jewellers Attends Wedding Palace Bridal Show in Ottawa – Check out the Savings! – Cornwall Ontario – January 9, 2010

Pommier Jewellers Attends Wedding Palace Bridal Show in Ottawa – Check out the Savings! – Cornwall Ontario – January 9, 2010

A Wedding is usually the most important day of our lives. It’s a beginning of a magical & special journey. Nothing frosts the cake better than the perfect wedding band. With that in mind Andre Pommier and his team are participating this weekend at the  Wedding Palace Bridal Show in Ottawa. (Shown left is a […]

The Cornwall Free News is Looking for Sales Reps – Apply Within

The Cornwall Free News is Looking for Sales Reps – Apply Within

Cornwall Ontario’s Fastest Growing Local Media Company is looking for a few good reps. We need socially minded people who can help communicate with our customers and solve their media promotional and advertising needs. Perfect part time position.  We pay the highest commission rates in the industry. Become a part of a community newspaper today. […]

Ontario Environment Minister John Gerretsen in Cornwall Ontario as CCRI Launches Cap for Youth Project – by Markus Noé – January 8, 2010

Ontario Environment Minister John Gerretsen in Cornwall Ontario as CCRI Launches Cap for Youth Project – by Markus Noé – January 8, 2010

CCRI Launches Cap for Youth Project Ontario’s Environment Minister John Gerretsen came to the Cornwall Square today to launch the Cornwall Carbon Reduction Initiative’s (CCRI) new program, Cap for Youth. This was the premiere of the “Climate Awareness Project for Youth”. This project is an extension of the Liberal governments Ministry of the Environment’s Community […]

Art Court Starts Soon – Cornwall Free News Editor Jamie Gilcig Attends Focus Art – by Lorna Foreman- Cornwall Ontario – January 8, 2010

Art Court Starts Soon – Cornwall Free News Editor Jamie Gilcig Attends Focus Art – by Lorna Foreman- Cornwall Ontario – January 8, 2010

Cornwall Ontario – Art Court is coming to the Cornwallfreenews. Hurrah! (Editor Jamie Gilcig pictured with Focus Art President D’Arcy Thorpe) What a great opportunity for our visual artists, writers, musicians, dancers –  giving them exposure in this dynamic on-line newspaper, that has a quickly increasing readership. The newspaper’s esteemed Editor, Jamie Gilcig, recently made […]

Angry Vegan and the Mad Cow – Book Launch Party! – Cafe Connectionz – Cornwall Ontario – Jason Setnyk – January 30, 2010

Angry Vegan and the Mad Cow – Book Launch Party! – Cafe Connectionz – Cornwall Ontario – Jason Setnyk – January 30, 2010

Local writer, poet, and musician Jason Setnyk is releasing his new book Saturday January 30th 2010 at  Cafe Connectionz (located at 407 Water Street East in Cornwall Ontario) from 11:30am to 2:30pm. He’ll be signing the book as well. The event is free to attend, so please come and pick up a soft cover book […]

Obesity Number One Killer – My Goal for this Year is to lose 10% of my Weight – January 7, 2010

Obesity Number One Killer – My Goal for this Year is to lose 10% of my Weight – January 7, 2010

Obesity is an epidemic.  Many reasons; mostly excuses.   Too much work.  Too much time on the computer.  Horrible gyms that charge too much. Not feeling comfortable around skinny sweaty fit people that make faces, and whisper snide comments. Frightening small children. The reasons go on, but in the end who really suffers?    I […]

Eastern Ontario Training Board “Learning Garden” created. Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Denis Thibault – MPP Jim Brownell – January 7, 2010 Markus Noé & Staff

Eastern Ontario Training Board “Learning Garden” created.   Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Denis Thibault – MPP Jim Brownell – January 7, 2010 Markus Noé & Staff

The Starbright Resource Center located across the street from city hall welcomed MPP Jim Brownell yesterday. Brownell was there with other local dignitaries Dennis Thibault and Councilor Bernadette Clement to announce funding for two new programs. The Eastern Ontario Training Board has received $44,954 that will be used to develop a program called the “Learning […]

Letter to the Editor and Ontario Attorney General Chris Bentley from Gabriel Riviere-Reid – Project Truth Victims Therapy Funding Cut – Cornwall Ontario – January 7, 2010

Letter to the Editor and Ontario Attorney General Chris Bentley from Gabriel Riviere-Reid – Project Truth Victims Therapy Funding Cut – Cornwall Ontario – January 7, 2010

Attorney General Chris Bentley has said that the survivors of historical sexual abuse currently receiving funded counselling from the Inquiry would not be abandoned. However, he has decided to completely cut the funding, which was to continue for 90 days after Commissioner Normand Glaude issued his report, in order to give the government time to […]

Civic Complex Security Guard Logan Grant Catches Cigarette Smuggling Attempt – By Markus Noé – Cornwall Ontario – January 6, 2010

Civic Complex Security Guard Logan Grant Catches Cigarette Smuggling Attempt – By Markus Noé – Cornwall Ontario – January 6, 2010

Security Guard on the Case Cornwall Ontario – Civic Complex security guard Logan Grant played a big part in stopping a massive smuggling transaction last week. While walking through the arena promenade on one of his hourly patrols, where many Cornwallites like to exercise, Grant spotted a boat racing towards the shore. “As I got […]

RCMP Cigarette Busts of the Week – January 5, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

RCMP Cigarette Busts of the Week – January 5, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Here are the latest Illegal Cigarette busts of the week from Sgt. Michael Harvey of the local RCMP. The following details are a summary of the contraband tobacco seizures made by the Cornwall RCMP Detachment from December 17th, 2009 to January 4th, 2010. The seizures took place in Cornwall and South Glengarry and the RCMP assisted officers from Canada […]

Shooting the Dream – “For Ellen” Feature Film to be Shot in Massena NY – Cornwall native Jen E Gatien Producing – January 5, 2010

Shooting the Dream – “For Ellen” Feature Film to be Shot in Massena NY – Cornwall native Jen E Gatien Producing – January 5, 2010

Jen Gatien may have started in Cornwall Ontario, but she’s busy as a film producer and will be shooting “For Ellen” in Massena NY this month. L I N K “For Ellen,” was written and is being directed by So Yong Kim, who is co-producing the film with her husband, Bradley Rust Gray, and Cornwall, […]

Teen Social Skill Improvement Course at The Cornwall Ontario Public Library – Sunday January 24, 2010

Teen Social Skill Improvement Course at The Cornwall Ontario Public Library – Sunday January 24, 2010

Helpful Workshop For Teens Cornwall Public Library is offering a new 3 hour Teen workshop on Sunday, January 24 for teens looking to improve their social skills.  The Teen Advantage is a workshop led by Dr. Raji Menon that will help teens build confidence in relationships, help them get ready to face the world and do well in school […]