Jim Brownell Responds to Donna Leroux’s Letter to the Editor – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Jim Brownell Responds to Donna Leroux’s Letter to the Editor – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Jim Brownell has been called the hardest working MPP for a reason.   He’s written a letter that will be going to Minister Chris Bentley regarding the Letter to the Editor posted here by Donna Leroux regarding funding for victims of child hood sexual abuse at the inquiry here in Cornwall. Now that’s fast action.   […]

You asked for them; Recipes from Chef Shawn Kretz 100 Mile Cuisine Episodes 1& 2 – Cooking with Kretz – December 29, 2009

You asked for them; Recipes from Chef Shawn Kretz 100 Mile Cuisine Episodes 1& 2 – Cooking with Kretz – December 29, 2009

If you haven’t checked out the first episodes of Cooking with Kretz click this LINK. Chef Shawn Kretz has created quite the menu from foods harvested within 100 Miles of SD&G. In our first episode shot locally as Schnitzels, we featured Bison & Goat Cheese Pizza using a Beau’s Brew dough; Bison pepperoni from Island […]

3rd Lane Still Not Operational at temporary CBSA Crossing – Seaway International Bridge Crisis- December 27, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario – Akwesasne

3rd Lane Still Not Operational at temporary CBSA Crossing – Seaway International Bridge Crisis- December 27, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario – Akwesasne

Cornwall Ontario – Michael Peeling is reporting in the Standard Freeholder that the 3rd lane of the temporary border crossing into Cornwall Ontario allowed an Ambulance to reroute rather than open the 3rd lane which according to CBSA officials is supposed to be open and alleviate traffic delays at this crossing point. “The Canada Border Services Agency […]

Spirit of a Season pulls in a large crowd for Acoustic night – Metal night Sunday December 27 at Murphy’s Inn

Spirit of a Season pulls in a large crowd for Acoustic night – Metal night Sunday December 27 at Murphy’s Inn

It was great seeing such an amazing turn out at Murphy’s Inn for the Spirit of a Season Acoustic set night. Keegan Larose made Jason Setnyk’s night by playing his Juicy Fruit jingle. As super as the crowd was Saturday night an even bigger one is expected tonight (Sunday) for the Metal show. ELECTRIC SUNDAY […]

Cornwall Ontario – 2010 Editorial – Vision at a Critical Time – December 26, 2009

Cornwall Ontario – 2010 Editorial – Vision at a Critical Time – December 26, 2009

Vision is a funny thing.    Many times there is no “right” vision; simply what a person or group wants.     I’ve lived in Cornwall Ontario now for six years.   It’s been an interesting experience. Cornwall is a very diverse community; and it’s a community in change.   I don’t think I’ve ever […]

SPIRIT OF A SEASON MUSIC FESTIVAL – Murphy’s Inn – Cornwall Ontario – December 26-27

SPIRIT OF A SEASON MUSIC FESTIVAL – Murphy’s Inn – Cornwall Ontario – December 26-27

SPIRIT OF A SEASON MUSIC FESTIVAL ALL AGES!!!!!!!!!!!! Featuring 14 Acts over Two nights!!!! $4 dollar pints of Sleeman NO sectioned off drinking section (free for all  Indie Guitar Company raffling off guitars both nights 8000 watt PA with pro sound guys and pretty lights Mc’s & Dj’s 400+ person capacity for you and ALL your […]

SD&G United Way Hits its Goal! $624,749.21 raised! Cornwall Ontario – December 23, 2009

SD&G United Way Hits its Goal!  $624,749.21 raised! Cornwall Ontario – December 23, 2009

COMMUNITY GIVES COMMUNITY A 100% CHRISTMAS GIFT The United Way of S.D. & G. is proud to announce 100%+ goal achievement for the 2009 fund raising campaign. Campaign Chair Danny Aikman said “Reaching our goal is an incredible achievement.  One which our entire community should be very proud of”. Our campaign team created a buzz that caught […]

2 More Sleeps to Christmas – Anxiety Shopping Begins – Cornwall Square – Your Home for Last Minute Gift Buying!

2 More Sleeps to Christmas – Anxiety Shopping Begins – Cornwall Square – Your Home for Last Minute Gift Buying!

Two sleeps to Christmas!  48 Hours to showtime.   Have you bought all those special gifts yet?  The stocking stuffers?  Last minute grocery shopping? Anxiety attacks?  Time running out, plastic melting; where do you go to get the best deals at the last minute as the snow starts to pile up? If you don’t want […]

Cornwall Ontario EI recipients up 46% in October – SD&G Economic News Update by Roger Sauvé

Cornwall Ontario EI recipients up 46% in October – SD&G Economic News Update by Roger Sauvé

SD&G Economic News Update by Roger Sauvé – Cornwall EI recipients up 46% in October Cornwall Ontario – December 22, 2009. Statistics Canada reported that the number of people in Cornwall receiving regular Employment Insurance (EI) jumped by 46% in October from a year earlier. The number of recipients in the Hawkesbury region was up by a much […]

MCA Reacts to Not Winning Court Injunction – Akwesasne – December 22, 2009

MCA Reacts to Not Winning Court Injunction – Akwesasne – December 22, 2009

MOHAWK COUNCIL OF AKWESASNE RESPONDS TO FEDERAL COURT RULING ON MOTION FOR INTERIM ORDERS AKWESASNE, ONTARIO—On Monday, December 21st, Federal Court Justice Anne Mactavish dismissed the Mohawk Council of Akwesane’s Motion for Interim Orders seeking an Interlocutory Injunction. The Motion was filed in response to the Canada Border Services Agency’s (CBSA) actions of seizing vehicles and issuing […]

There is always more than one side to the story or Mohawk Paranoia – EDITORIAL – December 21, 2009

There is always more than one side to the story or Mohawk Paranoia – EDITORIAL – December 21, 2009

Paranoia, here are some of the definitions from Dictionary.com “A psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution with or without grandeur, often strenuously defended with apparent logic and reason.” “Extreme, irrational distrust of others.” Now I’m not saying that there are no grounds of residents of Akwesasne, but there are some who for whatever reasons […]

Harper Government 1 – Akwesasne 1 – Courts Deny Injunction vs CBSA – December 21, 2009

Harper Government 1 – Akwesasne 1 – Courts Deny Injunction vs CBSA – December 21, 2009

A Canadian Federal Court has denied an injunction request that would cease the actions of seizure of vehicles that fail to report to the temporary CBSA station in Cornwall Ontario for residents who return to Canadian territory from the US. Currently residents of Akwesasne that cross the line between the US and Canada are forced […]