Cornwall Ontario Mayor Gets Free Art for Office While Public Gallery Set to Close After Funding Cut to Zero MAY 11, 2016

Cornwall Ontario Mayor Gets Free Art for Office While Public Gallery Set to Close After Funding Cut to Zero MAY 11, 2016

Cornwall Ontario as a community has historically poorly supported the arts.  With an influx of seniors from communities that do support the arts it makes sense for some of those sports dollars to shift. Sadly, that isn’t the case.  The city’s 36 year old public art gallery, TAG Cornwall, is to close this year after […]

The Art Centre Elaine & Carilyne Want to Build on Lies in Cornwall by Jamie Gilcig NOV 5, 2015

The Art Centre Elaine & Carilyne Want to Build on Lies in Cornwall by Jamie Gilcig NOV 5, 2015

Yes, I know, I’ve got emails from many of you complaining that I haven’t been writing as much here on CFN these past months. The truth is since January of this year I’ve been spending 40-60 hours per week trying to save our 33 year old institution that is our public art gallery here in […]

Ontario Yours to Discover Snubs Cornwall & Eastern Ontario by Jamie Gilcig – JUNE 18, 2015

Ontario Yours to Discover Snubs Cornwall & Eastern Ontario by Jamie Gilcig – JUNE 18, 2015

An Ontario travel website seems to think the province ends at Ottawa and Kingston.   A quick visit to the website shows that Eastern Ontario has no section and that the Cornwall area is lumped into Ottawa with no areas highlighted on its map. Eastern Ontario seems to be listed as “The Countryside” Our region, […]

CFN Numbers UP for 1st Quarter – INSANE Banner Sale to Celebrate Upcoming New Look! APRIL 28, 2015

CFN Numbers UP for 1st Quarter – INSANE Banner Sale to Celebrate Upcoming New Look!  APRIL 28, 2015

CFN – The bigger you are the harder it is to keep the numbers rolling, but that’s exactly what has happened as CFN has jumped up over 5% from the First Quarter of 2014 to FQ 2015! And we couldn’t have done it with all of our viewers!   A special thanks to each and […]

The Adventures of CAPE in Cornwall Ontario by Patrick Ackroyd – APRIL 20, 2015

The Adventures of CAPE in Cornwall Ontario by Patrick Ackroyd – APRIL 20, 2015

  CORNWALL Ontario – I am a regular customer and hang around guy at Fantasy Realm in Cornwall. I have so much love and respect for what Randy Sauve does for our community. When I heard Randy and Carol Grant were putting on a local Comic Book Convention at our Benson Center I instantly bought […]

CFN Reviews Bourdeau’s in Lancaster Ontario by Jamie Gilcig & Garden Girl – April 14, 2015

CFN Reviews Bourdeau’s in Lancaster Ontario by Jamie Gilcig & Garden Girl – April 14, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario –   Not every restaurant review has to be high end.    One of our great CFN writers, Garden Girl (Dawn Jane Guay) cajoled me into taking her out to lunch and we thought what better way to go than do a review. While the original joint we wanted to try was closed […]

Are You Going to GREASEMANIA in Cornwall Ontario on Sunday April 19th? CLICK FOR DETAILS

Are You Going to GREASEMANIA in Cornwall Ontario on Sunday April 19th?  CLICK FOR DETAILS

Celsk Benefit Promotions Inc. Presents for one day only! Sunday  April 19th GREASEMANIA will be at Aultsville Theatre in Cornwall Ontario! Tickets for the Sunday afternoon performance are available at the box office or dial 613 938 9400 or via www.Admission.com

Cornwall & Area Pop Event Lands at the Benson Centre SATURDAY APRIL 18, 2015

Cornwall & Area Pop Event Lands at the Benson Centre SATURDAY APRIL 18, 2015

Cornwall & Area Pop Event – CAPE will be held on Saturday, April 18th in Cornwall at the Benson Centre.  CAPE will have many of the features of the larger shows held in cities such as Ottawa, Montreal and Toronto and expects to attract a couple thousand people through the doors. Some of the major […]

Grumpy Old Men Lead Charge to Kill Arts Funding in Cornwall Ontario Budget Hearings by Jamie Gilcig – MARCH 10, 2015

Grumpy Old Men Lead Charge to Kill Arts Funding in Cornwall Ontario Budget Hearings by Jamie Gilcig – MARCH 10, 2015

CFN – Claude McIntosh & Andre Rivette led the charge against Art funding at the Budget Committee meeting Monday.    Groups had ten minutes only to sing for their supper with some follow up questions with Bernadette Clement chairing. For disclosure purposes I am on the board of our Art Gallery that has run for […]

13th Annual Cornwall & Area Bridal Show – SUNDAY February 8th, 2015 CIVIC COMPLEX

13th Annual Cornwall & Area Bridal Show – SUNDAY February 8th, 2015  CIVIC COMPLEX

The Cornwall & Area’s 13th Annual Bridal Show will take place on Sunday, February 8th at the Cornwall Civic Complex from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. If a wedding is in your near future, you will definitely want to attend this show which features more than 40 booths related to wedding products and services to help […]

Great Day for A Farmer’s Market – Friday, June 20th, 2014 by Reg Coffey

Great Day for A Farmer’s Market – Friday, June 20th, 2014 by Reg Coffey

Long Sault – The shoppers started to arrive at the Long Sault Farmer’s Market even as we were starting to set up our tents. Andrew Phillips of Avonmore Berry Farms was scrambling even with a helper this week to get set up while selling strawberries to the early birds. There was a steady stream of […]

Long Sault Farmer’s Market Busy In Spite of Rain on Friday, 13 June 2014 by Reg Coffey

Long Sault Farmer’s Market Busy In Spite of Rain on Friday, 13 June 2014 by Reg Coffey

    Long Sault – It might have been a wet dark and humid day at the market yesterday, and Friday the 13th too boot, but the sight and taste of fresh sweet strawberries brightened everyone’s day. Avonmore Berry Farm had a table full of these seasonal treats for the first time this year, at […]

Our First Town Hall Meeting roster for Sunday Oct 27 at the RCAF Wing in Cornwall Ontario! CLICK FOR DETAILS!

Our First Town Hall Meeting roster for Sunday Oct 27 at the RCAF Wing in Cornwall Ontario!   CLICK FOR DETAILS!

Well Cornwall and the area it’s time!   Sunday October 27, 2013 we are having our first Town Hall meeting.   The event is free and open to the the public and takes place at the Air Force Wing at 240 Water Street in Cornwall Ontario; one of the nicest views and if the weather […]

Only Two More Fridays Left for the Long Sault Farmer’s Market by Reg Coffey – September 28, 2013

Only Two More Fridays Left for the Long Sault Farmer’s Market by Reg Coffey – September 28, 2013

CFN – There are still plenty of fruit and vegetables to buy at the Long Sault Farmer’s Market but time is marching on and soon snow will be on the ground. Unfortunately there is no more corn available at our market but as you can see in the picture above locally grown strawberries are still […]