“If I Run It Will be to Win” Mark MacDonald on Running for Mayor of Cornwall Ontario – January 3, 2009

“If I Run It Will be to Win” Mark MacDonald on Running for Mayor of Cornwall Ontario – January 3, 2009

Cornwall City Councilor Mark MacDonald denies rumors of his run for mayor of Cornwall Ontario. I spoke with Councilor MacDonald Saturday morning about the city and things political as well as his journey to Vancouver for the 2010 Winter Olympics where he’s volunteering. Mark will be at the main venue, BC Place for the opening […]

Rumor has it……Cornwall City Councilor about to announce Run for Mayor’s Gig? Cornwall Ontario – January 2, 2010

Rumor has it……Cornwall City Councilor about to announce Run for Mayor’s Gig?  Cornwall Ontario – January 2, 2010

January 4th is the opening date for candidates for mayor and city councilor nominations. There are rumblings of a few names who are considering running. My sources deep within Cornwall Ontario are telling me that Mark MacDonald a certain Cornwall Ontario city Councilor is about to make a press announcement on Monday (January 4th) to […]

Free Movies at The Cornwall Public Library – The Boys are Back – Clive Owen – Cornwall Ontario – January 7-8

Free Movies at The Cornwall Public Library – The Boys are Back – Clive Owen – Cornwall Ontario – January 7-8

Free Movies at the Cornwall Public Library The Boys are Back starring Clive Owen The Cornwall Public Library ( 45 2nd Street East) is having a free movie screening. Inspired by a true story, THE BOYS ARE BACK is a deeply moving,wryly confessional tale of fatherhood, that intimately evokes both the fragility and wonders of family life. […]

We’ll be publishing LIVE Saturday January 2 from 10-1 at Island Inkjet 256 Pitt Street in Downtown Cornwall Ontario ! – You never know who you’ll bump into at Island Inkjet’s Internet Cafe

We’ll be publishing LIVE Saturday January 2 from 10-1 at Island Inkjet 256 Pitt Street in Downtown Cornwall Ontario ! – You never know who you’ll bump into at Island Inkjet’s Internet Cafe

Clifford Stork, manager of Island Inkjet and Laser Toners is morphing his store slowly but surely into a meet and greet spot in the downtown core. Besides being a depot for Coffey’s Coffee Clifford has created an Internet Cafe.  Super rates; great Coffee and you never know who you’ll bump into. This morning SD&SG MPP […]

MPP for SD&SG Jim Brownell Meets Victims of Abuse over Project Truth Inquiry Recommendations – Counselling Budget Cut Concerns – Cornwall Ontario – December 31, 2009

MPP for SD&SG Jim Brownell Meets Victims of Abuse over Project Truth Inquiry Recommendations – Counselling Budget Cut Concerns – Cornwall Ontario – December 31, 2009

SD&SG MPP Jim Brownell met with two victims of abuse who wrote him about funding cuts to their counselling today after Letters to the Editor appeared in The Cornwall Free News. Donna Leroux and Marge Laprade are concerned that the therapy they’ve been receiving now, after 40 years of not getting assistance, will be cut […]

Letter to the Editor – Brian Lynch re: Stipend Increases for Council – December 30, 2009

Letter to the Editor – Brian Lynch re: Stipend Increases for Council – December 30, 2009

December 30, 2009 Dear Editor: I disagree with the recent  suggestion by Mayor Bob Kilger that the City of Cornwall should provide stipends to council members who sit on the boards and committees of various community organizations. This is simply a pay increase through the back door for council members in addition to their regular pay […]

We’re Proud to Announce our Newest Sponsor: Katerina’s Restaurant & Catering – 1195 2nd Street West – Cornwall Ontario – 613.932.9324

We’re Proud to Announce our Newest Sponsor: Katerina’s Restaurant & Catering – 1195 2nd Street West – Cornwall Ontario – 613.932.9324

Walking into Katerina’s Restaurant on a snowy winter’s day is like getting an instant dose of Vitamin D. The colours, the mood, ambiance, and decor just up the temperature a few degrees.   If you go on Mexican Buffet night (Wednesday & Thursdays) an amazing Margarita and meal will definitely help take those winter blahs away! Mention that […]

Cosmic Christmas Update from Jeremy Pommier – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Cosmic Christmas Update from Jeremy Pommier – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

A Cosmic Update From Jeremy Pommier The first annual Cosmic Christmas was a cosmic success! Fifty to sixty local hipsters made their appearances; including some local photographers and other artists. The main hall, for the bands and art, was ice cold; but that didn’t stop the art fans from drinking and having a good time. The […]

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 […]