Could Bad McDonalds Service in Cornwall Signify the End of the World? By Jamie Gilcig

Could Bad McDonalds Service in Cornwall Signify the End of the World?  By Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall Ontario – I’m a cheater.  Yes indeed, with my partner in CFN, Reg Coffey, roasting some of the finest beans in the region I secretly love my Mickey D’s iced coffee. Sadly though the service at our two local drive throughs is utterly and consistently dreadful.   Last week I was in line with […]

The Community Farmers’ Market Keeps Improving by Reg Coffey

The Community Farmers’ Market Keeps Improving by Reg Coffey

Long Sault – The third week of The Community Farmers’ Market saw more new vendors set up shop in front of the building on County Rd 36. Bea’s Bread and The Pie Lady made their first appearance at the market and they couldn’t have picked a nicer day for it. There is supposed to be […]

The Community Farmers’ Market Week 2 by Reg Coffey

The Community Farmers’ Market Week 2 by Reg Coffey

Long Sault – The second week of The Community Farmers’ Market saw new vendors in the front of the store. As always, Jambel Cuisine was there with Marc Dacosta handing out tastes of Jamaica, and Coffey’s Coffee was offering fresh roasted coffee, iced coffee and iced green ginger tea. Vendor additions this week include Jim […]

The Community Farmers’ Market Opens Softly by Reg Coffey

The Community Farmers’ Market Opens Softly by Reg Coffey

Long Sault – A new Wednesday farmers’ market has just appeared on the landscape. The Community Farmers’ Market opened for the first time at the business that it is named after. The Community Market, located on old Post Road in Long Sault, has agreed to sponsor a farmers’ market in their front parking lot. This […]

The Community Market Bringing Local to SD&G 16133 Cty Rd 36 (Post Road) Long Sault

The Community Market Bringing Local to SD&G 16133 Cty Rd 36 (Post Road)  Long Sault

  The Community Market Bringing local food products and artisan products together in one location for your one stop shopping experience.   Less than a year old, The Community Market has grown into the place to go for local products. Located in Long Sault on 16133 County Road 36 (formerly Post Road), the building that […]

The Community Market – Six Month Check-up by Reg Coffey

The Community Market – Six Month Check-up by Reg Coffey

Long Sault – It’s been six months since the grand opening of The Community Market and time to see how they are doing. The store is still open 7 days a week and the proprietors, Stacey Holmes and James Loucks, were there on a Sunday afternoon serving their customers. The store has been adapting and […]

Are TV Adverts Increasing Childhood Obesity?

For many years now, food chains have been looking to enhance their menus by jumping on the healthy food bandwagon, offering foods containing less fat, cholesterol and sodium. They do so in the hope of enhancing their sales through targeting a whole new audience, with an anti-obesity drive. The likes of global fast food chains […]

Quaker Harvest Quinoa Granola Bars & Spitz Sunflower Kernels LISTERIA RECALL JUNE 3, 2016

Quaker Harvest Quinoa Granola Bars & Spitz Sunflower Kernels LISTERIA RECALL JUNE 3, 2016

Updated Food Recall Warning – Recall date: June 2, 2016 Reason for recall: Microbiological – Listeria Hazard classification: Class 1 Company / Firm: Quaker Canada Distribution: National Extent of the distribution: Retail Recall details Ottawa, June 2, 2016 – The food recall warning issued on May 16, 2016 has been updated to include additional product […]

FOOD RECALL Asian Star brand Shrimp Shaped Surimi and Lobster Tail Shaped Surimi APRIL 16, 2016

FOOD RECALL Asian Star brand Shrimp Shaped Surimi and Lobster Tail Shaped Surimi   APRIL 16, 2016

Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) – Asian Star brand Shrimp Shaped Surimi and Lobster Tail Shaped Surimi recalled due to undeclared egg Recall date: April 16, 2016 Reason for recall: Allergen – Egg Hazard classification: Class 1 Company / Firm: 9281-4268 Québec Inc. (A1 Ocean Fish Kosher Fish market) Distribution: National Extent of the distribution: […]

BREAKING – Loblaws Decides to Re Stock French’s Canadian Ketchup! MARCH 15, 2016

BREAKING – Loblaws Decides to Re Stock French’s Canadian Ketchup! MARCH 15, 2016

Kevin Groh, Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Communication, Loblaw Companies Ltd. sent in the following statements. Our job, as a retailer, is to stock the products customers want most. Although it has been a recent social-media sensation, French’s regular ketchup did not sell well in our stores for more than a year. In that time, […]

Paleo Princess Kristin Blasiak Curry Spiced Lambchops & Crunchy Sweet Potato Chips

Paleo Princess Kristin Blasiak Curry Spiced Lambchops & Crunchy Sweet Potato Chips

A strange combination, I’m aware, but I wanted to try some homemade sweet potato chips and I felt like the crispness would compliment the lamb wonderfully. Also, I figured I could make a refreshingly cooling dip that could be used by the lamb or the chips and tie the whole dish together. Mission accomplished! The […]

ALERT Beatrice Chocolate Milk RECALL in Ontario & Quebec MARCH 13, 2016

ALERT Beatrice Chocolate Milk RECALL in Ontario & Quebec MARCH 13, 2016

Beatrice brand Chocolate Partly Skimmed Milk 1% M.F. recalled due to presence of sanitizer. Starting date: March 11, 2016 Type of communication: Recall Alert sub-type: Notification Subcategory: Chemical Hazard classification: Class 3 Source of recall: Canadian Food Inspection Agency Recalling firm: Parmalat Canada Inc. Distribution: Ontario, Quebec Extent of the product distribution: Retail CFIA reference […]

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