Cornwall Free News on Bourque

Cornwall Free News on Bourque

We’re proud and humble to represent Cornwall now on one of Canada’s largest News Portals,  Bourque Newswatch. The Drudge Report of Canada, Bourque Newswatch links up to newspaper and media sources from all over Canada and the world.   Today our humble newspaper was added to their list. Thanks to our readers and sponsors for helping […]

Harv’s Diner – 619 Pitt – Restaurant Review

Harv’s Diner – 619 Pitt – Restaurant Review

I need to start taking photos when I do Resto Reviews!   I did breakfast at Harv’s Diner Friday morning for a biz meeting.   I’d never been there before.   While the building looks gray and non descript on the outside, it’s a bright oasis on the inside. Surprisingly busy I could tell why after my breakfast.   […]

Kilger for MP Rumblings?

Kilger for MP Rumblings?

I’m hearing quite a few people talk about our Cornwall Mayor Robert “Bob” Kilger returning to the Federal scene and defeat the current Conservative MP who besides not attending Grand Chief Mitchell’s swearing in ceremony,  has been very not noticed by Cornwall residents during the Bridge Crisis. I put in a call to the Mayor’s […]

20,000 Pageviews and Counting! Thank You Cornwall!

20,000 Pageviews and Counting!  Thank You Cornwall!

20,000 Pageviews & Counting! Thank you Cornwall and the World for helping make this site grow as fast as it has.   We’ve only been around since February and are very grateful to each and every one of you who have taken a moment from your lives and have visited us.  In today’s media it’s hard […]

Local and World Quick Hits for Wednesday July 22

Local and World Quick Hits for Wednesday July 22

An American Sadhu in Utah Local Couple Stung by Canadian Madoff – Earl Jones First Canadian TAMIFLU resistant Swine Flu Case VIA RAIL shutting CANCELLING Trains in Advance of Strike Cornwall Slumlord Denis Valade Nailed with $4K fine JOSEPH HENRY BURGESS 40 Year Manhunt Ends With His Death in Mexico “At the age of 62, […]

This isn’t Kansas Keesha – Art by Nick Wolochatiuk

This isn’t Kansas Keesha – Art by Nick Wolochatiuk

Photo courtesty of Nick Wolochatiuk © – All rights reserved A great time was had last night at the Cornwall & Regional Writer’s Society.   When I saw Nick’s photo I wanted to post it up here as I thought it was stunning.     Keesha, Nick’s American Eskimo Miniature photographed against a wall at the old Cotton […]

Interview with Cornwall Legend Mayor Bob Kilger

Interview with Cornwall Legend Mayor Bob Kilger

MP from 1988 – 2004; member of the Cornwall Hockey Hall of Fame, and our current Mayor; I recently (before the bridge opened) had the honor and priviledge of spending some interview time with Mayor “Bob” Kilger. MAYOR KILGER ON WIKI We covered so many issues that I probably have enough for several interviews. THE […]

CORNWALL & REGIONAL WRITERS SOCIETY

CORNWALL & REGIONAL WRITERS SOCIETY

If you love to write this group is for you if you’re in the Cornwall area.   From novices to the more experienced there’s nothing like being in a room full of creative people to get you going in the right direction. Here is a blurb from Lorna Foreman whom you can contact for more info.   […]

CITY POOLS ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK

CITY POOLS ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK

According to Cornwall City Councilor Dennis Carr the city can save an awful lot of money by closing area pools that just aren’t being used enough any longer.   L I N K “Last year, the city budgeted $555,639 to run the aging outdoor pools and recorded a total of 13,815 visits. That works out to […]

Grant vs MacDonald – Kilger separates the boys – Flagpole Blues for Cornwall’s Francophone Community

Grant vs MacDonald – Kilger separates the boys – Flagpole Blues for Cornwall’s Francophone Community

A weird and wooly night at Cornwall City Council and I left early! The main event was the final decision over Le Monuement de la Francophonie.  The Richelieu Club wanted an 80 foot flag pole over a monument to honor the contributions of the Francophone community in Cornwall; specifically at Lamoureux Park. (LINK) I personally […]

Akwesasne / Cornwall Bridge UPDATE

Akwesasne / Cornwall Bridge UPDATE

It looks like things are inching forward and unjamming as I write this today. Several articles in the media and reports I am hearing am showing that the change in Grand Chief and the Harper Government are helping a framework be created that will address some of the key issues for both sides without impacting […]

Chamber of Commerce Press Meeting – Mark Holland, MP, Liberal Critic for Public Safety and National Security

Chamber of Commerce Press Meeting – Mark Holland, MP,  Liberal Critic for Public Safety and National Security

A wild meeting today of the Chamber of Commerce here in Cornwall at the Best Western Parkway.  (We’ll be reviewing their restaurant soon) New Grand Chief Mike Mitchell, his honor Mayor Bob Kilger of Cornwall, and Scott Armstrong of the Cornwall and Area  Chamber of Commerce held a joint press confernce. Many business leaders were […]