Calling all local Political Junkies – The Cornwall Free News Wants You!

Calling all local Political Junkies – The Cornwall Free News Wants You!

We’re looking for area Politicos to participate in a few online debates.   We need people from all of the parties.  So if you’re a Conservative, Liberal, NDP, Green, and yes, even a Bloc Quebecois, Libertarian, or fringe party person who wishes to take part in our debates email us at info@cornwallfreenews.com.  We also will be […]

When Life Becomes Real – Lorna Foreman Book Launch – Saturday November 28 – Cornwall Ontario

When Life Becomes Real – Lorna Foreman Book Launch – Saturday November 28 – Cornwall Ontario

You are invited to our Book Launch…launches, actually. Lorna Foreman, local journalist has put together eleven years of her musings for Fifty-Five Plus Magazine.“When Life Becomes Real” is not just for the older generation –  these articles touch on the human situations most of us have or will likely experience, at some point in our […]

H1 N1 Flu Vaccines Open to All – Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009

H1 N1 Flu Vaccines Open to All – Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009

EOHU H1N1 Immunization Clinics Now Open to Everyone As of this week’s clinics on November 19th and 20th, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit is expanding the H1N1 immunization program to everyone aged 6 months and over. “We’re pleased to be able to open the clinics up to everyone,” states Dr. Paul Roumeliotis, Medical Officer of […]

Cornwall’s Torchbearer’s Bold Spirit Emotionally Lifts City – Heather Saaltink Olympic Torch Bearer – Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009

Cornwall’s Torchbearer’s Bold Spirit Emotionally Lifts City – Heather Saaltink Olympic Torch Bearer – Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009

There were a lot of misty eyes at the aquatic centre this morning and it had nothing to do with the chlorine in the water. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iukbDIXXwLc Mayor Bob Kilger, on behalf of the Cornwall Torch Relay Committee announced Heather Saaltink as this city’s Olympic Torch Bearer for the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vq7FCXSMn4E Sadly it […]

MP Guy Lauzon finally speaks to the Cornwall Free News! Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009 Defensive & Nervous –

MP Guy Lauzon finally speaks to the Cornwall Free News! Cornwall Ontario – November 16, 2009 Defensive & Nervous –

Ok, his only words were “no comment”, but it’s a start.  It’s like Scrabble.  You start with little words and maybe one day you get a whole sentence….. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_ePGTvUUlM Mr. Lauzon’s wry smile as he said “no comment” actually showed some character.   The fact that he not only refuses to speak to one of […]

Lebowski Meets Strangelove – The Men That Stare at Goats – Cornwall Ontario Movie Review – November 14, 2009

Lebowski Meets Strangelove – The Men That Stare at Goats – Cornwall Ontario Movie Review – November 14, 2009

So I went to see “The Men That Stare At Goats” .  I was expecting a Coen’esque trip and wasn’t let down. Part “Big Lebowski” part “Dr. Strangelove”; this flick isn’t Oscar worthy, but the cast make it worthwhile. Jeff Bridges, Ewan MacGregor, George Clooney, and Kevin Spacey in one of his campiest roles, made […]

Which Movie are you going to see this Weekend?

Which Movie are you going to see this Weekend?

Click the Corn to see what’s playing in Cornwall this weekend. 2012 opens this week. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hz86TsGx3fc I’m really wanting to go see the new George Clooney Kevin Spacey flick “The Men That Stare at Goats” httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SreufFevUSw What are you going to see?  And tell us what you liked or didn’t like. please visit our sponsors:

Defibrillator’s & CPR Save Lives – Cornwall Ontario – November 12, 2009

Defibrillator’s & CPR Save Lives – Cornwall Ontario – November 12, 2009

Automated External Defibrillator Used in Local Arena CORNWALL, ON – Cornwall SD&G Emergency Medical Services Public Access Defibrillation (PAD) Program is announcing the successful use of a Zoll AED Plus unit at a local arena.  On Thursday October 29, 2009 an adult male playing hockey at the arena collapsed due to a fatal heart rhythm. […]

Better Late than Never – More Video from Spirit of a City CD Release – Cornwall Ontario – November 9, 2009

Better Late than Never – More Video from Spirit of a City CD Release – Cornwall Ontario – November 9, 2009

Here are a few more clips from the Spirit of a City CD Release party at Dream Builder Studios.   You can purchase the cd all over town! For more coverage here’s our original L I N K Graham Greer httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGVET1UMrs4 Graham Greer & Sara Murphy httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KHCsXqx1JT8 Mel & Angus of The General Electryk httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-RdzTN0peCk please […]

Fireworks over Richmond Drive as Cornwall City Council lets Stormont off the Hook and delays Truck Ban – Cornwall Ontario – November 9, 2009

Fireworks over Richmond Drive as Cornwall City Council lets Stormont off the Hook and delays Truck Ban – Cornwall Ontario – November 9, 2009

Mr. Wyatt Walsh was not a happy camper last night as he watched Cornwall City Council delay a truck ban they had given 60 days notice that they’d implement. It was a good night for Mayor Bob Kilger to be away.   Councilor Andre Rivette sat in as mayor and presided over a very animated session.  […]

Cornwall Unemployment numbers skewed by Ottawa? Denis Thibault & Elaine MacDonald – Different perceptions of the numbers – November 9, 2009

Cornwall Unemployment numbers skewed by Ottawa?  Denis Thibault & Elaine MacDonald – Different perceptions of the numbers – November 9, 2009

L I N K – Story today in the Free Holder about our Employment numbers for Cornwall.  Cornwall City Councilor’s Elaine MacDonald  and Denis Thibault are getting very different reads from the numbers. “MacDonald said the new figures from Statistics Canada presents a “false picture” of Cornwall since they include Ottawa, which is insulated from […]