Season Opener Concert at St. Lawrence Acoustic Stage Featuring Serena Ryder by Reg Coffey – September 25, 2011

Season Opener Concert at St. Lawrence Acoustic Stage Featuring Serena Ryder by Reg Coffey – September 25, 2011

CFN – On Saturday night another season of excellent acoustic music began at the St. Lawrence Stage. It was standing room only because the headline act was none other than multiple Juno award winner Serena Ryder. . Actually this was the first sold out concert for the stage. I know that I was excited to […]

Cornwall Regional Art Gallery Announces The Apple & Arts Tour as well as Pitt Street Artfest!

Cornwall Regional Art Gallery Announces The Apple & Arts Tour as well as Pitt Street Artfest!

CFN –  The Cornwall Regional Art Gallery is a busy place!   The 20th Apples and Arts Studio tour takes place Septemmber 24 and 25th featuring some of the areas most talented artists as well as gearing up for first Annual Pitt Street Artfest! The Cornwall Regional Art Gallery has sent a call to local […]

Township of South Stormont Ontario Bulletin for September 2011

Township of South Stormont Ontario Bulletin for September 2011

  . South Stormont ON –   South Stormont is busy and happening in August!    The Township is also a proud patron and partner in our Arts and Culture Partnership program which means any Events, Venues, Organization, and Artist qualifies for a FREE full page ad on The Cornwall Free News until December 31, 2011. […]

Wrestling Legend HackSaw Jim Duggan in match in Cornwall Ontario – November 26, 2011

Wrestling Legend HackSaw Jim Duggan in match in Cornwall Ontario – November 26, 2011

Cornwall ON – CGPW Wrestling will be coming back to Cornwall on November 26th,  2011 at Murphy’sInnfor the first time in over 4 years. This card will feature WWE Legend and Hall Of Famer “Tough Guy” Hacksaw Jim Duggan, One Warrior Nation and all of CGPW Wrestling’s Canadian Independent Superstars Of Pro-Wrestling, including local grapplers Canadian […]

A Little Bit of Hollywood Hits Cornwall Ontario – Actress, Director, Producer, Drew Barrymore donates Autographed Copies of WHIP IT for Local Roller Derby Fund Raiser – September 14, 2011

A Little Bit of Hollywood Hits Cornwall Ontario – Actress, Director, Producer, Drew Barrymore donates Autographed Copies of WHIP IT for Local Roller Derby Fund Raiser – September 14, 2011

Cornwall ON – The Women’s Roller Derby group here in Cornwall Ontario had a surprise bonus for their fund raising efforts as a little bit of glitter from Hollywood was sprinkled on them today as they prepare for a screening of the Roller Derby movie Whip It!    The movie is based on the novel […]

PEOPLE AND KITE FESTIVAL OF THE PARADE OF NATIONS FOR THE DEVELOPMENTALLY CHALLENGED – SEPTEMBER 17 & 18, 2011

PEOPLE AND KITE FESTIVAL  OF THE PARADE OF NATIONS  FOR THE DEVELOPMENTALLY CHALLENGED – SEPTEMBER 17 & 18, 2011

Cornwall ON – The most spectacular cultural event in Cornwall PURPOSE a celebration of  our ancestral origins; a  promotion of our local artists, artisans  performers, writers; and an introduction of local businesses, profit and non-profit organizations and groups of all kinds. a fundraiser  for a  “Light in the Tunnel”  Program for the developmentally challenged and […]

Cornwall Ontario fibre artwork to be included in art exhibit at 2012 London Olympics – September 12, 2011

Cornwall Ontario fibre artwork to be included in art exhibit at  2012 London Olympics – September 12, 2011

CFN – A piece of fibre art representing Cornwall will be heading to the Olympic Games in London, England next year as part of a massive art exhibition. The City of Coventry, England is creating a new art and cultural exhibit entitled Godiva Awakes. The legendary Lady Godiva rode naked on horseback through the streets […]

11th Annual Akwesasne International Pow Wow Pulls In Largest Crowd to date! September 12, 2011

11th Annual Akwesasne International Pow Wow Pulls In Largest Crowd to date! September 12, 2011

Akwesasne Mohawk Territory – Good weather helped this year’s rendition of the Akwesasne International Pow Wow pull in larger crowds than normal with this year’s event pulling in more folks than the last two that I’ve seen!  Whether it was for the dance, music and culture, the amazing crafts and art works in the market […]

People Power: A Moving Planet Rally & Parade 350.org – September 24, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

People Power: A Moving Planet Rally & Parade 350.org – September 24, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

             Cornwall Ontario  Joins a Global Day of Action to Promote Fossil Fuel Reduction Cornwall ON – Circle September 24, 2011 on your calendar!  Everyone is invited to join us (and the entire world) in a Moving Planet Rally & Parade to raise community awareness about the need to move […]

Royal Visit to Cornwall Ontario – Roller Derby Queen Georgia W Tush talks with Local League Founders – September 5, 2011

Royal Visit to Cornwall Ontario – Roller Derby Queen Georgia W Tush talks with Local League Founders – September 5, 2011

Cornwall ON – Royalty visited Cornwall Ontario; Roller Derby royalty as Georgia W Tush skated into the River City to meet and chat with Chloé Bessette and Penny Rudderham; two of the founders of the new Women’s Roller Derby league forming in Cornwall Ontario. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j9u1sQskkwc By day Georgia is Alyssa Kwasny, owner of Neon Skates in Montreal; […]

Sculptor Adrien Piette; crafting Art with vision and emotion in Seaway Windows – 29 2nd Street E. Cornwall Ontario

Sculptor Adrien Piette; crafting Art with vision and emotion in Seaway Windows – 29 2nd Street E. Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Eastern Ontario Sculptor Adrien Piette, born and raised in Cornwall, Ontario began his Sculpture adventures with form and structure as a child. His original building materials of Play-Doh and sticks expanded to include wood, plaster, paper, fabric, paper maché, wire and brass. . A Visual Arts Graduate from The Ottawa School of […]

Women’s Roller Derby in the Cornwall Ontario Area One Step Closer – August 31, 2011

Women’s Roller Derby in the Cornwall Ontario Area One Step Closer – August 31, 2011

Long Sault ON – From little seeds grow Roller Derby teams!  The Ladies of the Seaway Valley Roller Derby group were very active Wednesday August 31st.   From the four who attended their first meeting they blossomed into 17 + one deputy mayor who showed up at the new Tim Horton’s in Long Sault to […]

Brownell Art Collection Vernissage – Thursday September 6th to 30th – Centre culturel de Cornwall – 124 Anthony Street

Brownell Art Collection Vernissage – Thursday September 6th to 30th – Centre culturel de Cornwall – 124 Anthony Street

Cornwall ON – Our retiring MPP, Jim Brownell is a huge advocate for the arts, and on Thursday September 8th from 5-8PM the Centre culturel de Cornwall at 124 Anthony St will be displaying some fine works at their vernissage and then the works stay on display until September 30th!

Your City Hall Bulletin for Cornwall Ontario for Thursday September 1, 2011

Your City Hall Bulletin for Cornwall Ontario for Thursday September 1, 2011

Here is your City of Cornwall Ontario Bulletin for September 1, 2011 Click the Bulletin to blow up to full size!  Click the X on the bottom right corner to blow up even larger! For complete information on City Programs and Services visit Cornwall Ontario at www.Cornwall.ca Check out Cornwall Ontario on Facebook too!

Holly Woods and Toronto Rock Out in Cornwall Ontario! August 26, 2011 VIDEO

Holly Woods and Toronto Rock Out in Cornwall Ontario!  August 26, 2011 VIDEO

Cornwall ON – Music Promoter Jeff Brunet delivered Holly Woods and Toronto as they rocked the house in Cornwall Ontario –    The popular band from the 80’s blasted it out for nearly two hours with a full house showing their appreciation. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Q_eRqcFTHk Ms Woods showed she still had the chops as she delivered hit […]

Poverty Free Ontario Event – Thursday September 15, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Poverty Free Ontario Event – Thursday September 15, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Poverty Free Ontario (PFO) is working in more than 20 communities across the province, including Cornwall and the SD&SG area, to make sure that the issue of poverty is part of the upcoming election debate and the Social Development Council of Cornwall and area’s Poverty Working Group members invite everyone to participate! […]

It’s Time for the Akwesasne International Pow Wow ! September 10-11, 2011 – A’nowara’ko:wa Arena – Cornwall Island

It’s Time for the Akwesasne International Pow Wow !  September 10-11, 2011 – A’nowara’ko:wa Arena – Cornwall Island

Akwesasne – It’s that time of the year!   The Akwesasne Pow Wow takes place September 10th & 11th at the A’nowara’ko:wa Arena on Cornwall Island!   A true family event full of music, colour, and tradition!   Whether watching the Dances, sampling the traditional Native foods or shopping at the marketplace the Pow Wow offers […]