It’s OPEN MIKE Night at Cafe Connectionz in Cornwall Ontario – The Return of Keegan Larose – Friday February 26, 2010

It’s OPEN MIKE Night at Cafe Connectionz in Cornwall Ontario – The Return of Keegan Larose – Friday February 26, 2010

It’s that time again.   The last Friday of every month Cafe Connectionz hosts a LIVE MIKE night where people can show what they can do!    Come enjoy the super environment and amazing beverages and baked goods! It’s Free!  It’s all ages.  It’s good coffee.  Cafe Connectionz is at 407 Water Street East, near […]

World Quick Hits for Thursday February 25, 2010

World Quick Hits for Thursday February 25, 2010

Here are your Quick Hits for Thursday February 25, 2010 Cheaper Gasoline Created from Coal Peanut Allergy Hope Arctic Contestations Simmer Down to International Law Canadian Tourists Stranded At Airport – Pennywise, Pound Foolish Travel Ask Barb McLean at Marlin Travel How not to have this happen to you! Kijiji Not Cool to Breast Milk […]

Breaking News – Fire Hits Apartment Building – Cumberland Street – Cornwall Ontario – February 25, 2010

Breaking News – Fire Hits Apartment Building – Cumberland Street – Cornwall Ontario – February 25, 2010

A major fire broke on Cumberland between 3rd and 4th streets in Cornwall Ontario this afternoon.     We’re still gathering news at press time.   No injuries or deaths have been reported. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k5IHwRTJplw httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-DyrUg99PAI httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WJiNONT3fjI If you have any news or tips email our hotline info@cornwallfreenews.com please visit our sponsors:

Cornwall Ontario Job Fair Packed!- Over 1000 People Enter in the first 90 Minutes! February 24, 2010 – Listen LIVE on Seawayradio.com from 3 PM – Wednesday February 24, 2010

Cornwall Ontario Job Fair Packed!- Over 1000 People Enter in the first 90 Minutes!  February 24, 2010 – Listen LIVE on Seawayradio.com from 3 PM – Wednesday February 24, 2010

The Job Fair today at the Cornwall Civic Complex (100 Water Street) has been packed all day.  Heavy snow didn’t slow the lines; some for as  long as two hours have been the norm.   If you can walk or take public transportation that’s the way to go as the parking lot has been near full […]

Budget Cuts at Cornwall Community Hospital Inflame Community – Cornwall Ontario – February 24, 2010

Budget Cuts at Cornwall Community Hospital Inflame Community – Cornwall Ontario – February 24, 2010

Budget Cuts, loss of service, and now potential doctor losses which could impact long term local businesses.   After all that Cornwall residents have given to the new hospital project many are upset at what looks to be going on at the hospital. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WAWkpku-KyU We’ll be covering this story ongoing as we get more information […]

Seawayradio.com almost ready! Testing Tonight 7PM – Cornwall Ontario – February 24, 2010

Seawayradio.com almost ready!  Testing Tonight 7PM – Cornwall Ontario – February 24, 2010

We’re testing our online radio station this evening  from 7:00pm.  If you want to have us call you to speak on the air email us at info@cornwallfreenews.com and we’ll try and slot you in.   Local community radio can be a lot of fun and we’re fully Socan licensed so we can take musical requests […]

Cornwall Ontario Job Fair – Wednesday February 24, 2010 – Cornwall Civic Complex – 100 Water Street

Cornwall Ontario Job Fair – Wednesday February 24, 2010 – Cornwall Civic Complex – 100 Water Street

Marc Boileau reminded me at Cornwall City Council tonight that Wednesday is the big Job Fair at the Cornwall Civic Complex (100 Water Street). The Job Fair will feature some of the areas largest employers and also feature information for entrepreneurs.  If you’re looking for work or just want to learn more about the Cornwall […]

Michael Ignatieff Iffy on Newfoundland Premier Danny Williams US Heart Surgery – Moncton New Brunswick – February 23, 2010

Michael Ignatieff Iffy on Newfoundland Premier Danny Williams US Heart Surgery – Moncton New Brunswick – February 23, 2010

Liberal Hopeful Michael Ignatieff weighed into the Danny Williams surgery decision.     The Newfoundland premier chose to have heart surgery in the US which drew sharp criticism. Mr. Ignatieff  interviewed in Moncton New Brunswick said that: “…He would not have done it, but Michael Ignatieff feels Danny Williams’ decision to get health treatment in […]

Cornwall Ontario Rocked by Potential Doctor Loss and Spin Off Effects – BREAKING NEWS – February 22, 2010

Cornwall Ontario Rocked by Potential Doctor Loss and Spin Off Effects –  BREAKING NEWS – February 22, 2010

Cornwall Ontario – Reports came into our office today that the Cornwall CommunityHospital in efforts to shave more off the budget may be letting go of a few doctors.    We’ll be updating this story as we confirm more facts and details. Suffice to say that this could simply be hospital voo doo accounting at […]

Mark MacDonald – Cornwall City Councilor and unofficial Mayoralty candidate Reports in from the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver British Columbia – February 22, 2010

Mark MacDonald – Cornwall City Councilor and unofficial Mayoralty candidate Reports in from the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver British Columbia – February 22, 2010

Cornwall City Councilor and unofficial Mayoralty candidate Mark MacDonald sent in another report and video from the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic games where he is volunteering. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t3xYaJNvmOE “The streets in Vancouver are alive with action.  They estimate about 150,000 people a night at Robson and Granville.  This is a video showing the crowds and the”Zip Line” on Robson […]

Canada Loses 5-3 to Team USA in Men’s 2010 Winter Olympic Hockey Ryan Miller Hangs Tough – Brian Rafalski scores twice! – February 22, 2010

Canada Loses 5-3 to Team USA in Men’s 2010 Winter Olympic Hockey Ryan Miller Hangs Tough – Brian Rafalski scores twice! – February 22, 2010

Brian Rafalski led Team USA to a  5-3 victory over his former Team mate Martin Brodeur with two goals and Canada’s Men’s Hockey team. The US scored early and often in the fast paced game; one of the greatest ever scene in Olympic hockey.  Other US goals were by C. Drury, J. Langenbrunner, and R. […]

Hilda Ogden to come back to Coronation Street to Celebrate the Longtime UK Show’s 50th Anniversary – February 22, 2010

Hilda Ogden to come back to Coronation Street to Celebrate the Longtime UK Show’s 50th Anniversary – February 22, 2010

83 year old Jean Alexander is being brought out of retirement to play legendary Coronation Street character Hilda Ogden to help celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the long time British Soap.   LINK As the show battles its rival East Enders for ratings supremacy no stones are going unturned in treating viewers.  Rumored appearances so […]

Jaroslav Halak Shuts out Latvia 6-0! Belarus 5-3 over Germany Sergei Kostitsyn 1 goal – Switzerland 5-4 over Norway – Mens 2010 Winter Olympics Hockey Round Up

Jaroslav Halak Shuts out Latvia 6-0! Belarus 5-3 over Germany Sergei Kostitsyn 1 goal – Switzerland 5-4 over Norway – Mens 2010 Winter Olympics Hockey Round Up

So how many of you picked Jaro in your Olympic Hockey Pool?   The Habs property and number one goalie is building his legend one game at a time as Slovakia impressed Olympic viewers with another strong performance. The big game today is on at 4:30 EST when Canada takes on Team USA. Canadiens forward […]

Americans living near Canadian Border Missing CBC Olympic Coverage – Complain about Coronation Street! – February 21, 2010

Americans living near Canadian Border Missing CBC Olympic Coverage – Complain about Coronation Street! – February 21, 2010

Wow, complaining about Coronation street; what are those US Americans thinking?   The joys and pleasures of a Sunday morning romp through the week’s shows or simply catching up each evening on your local CBC affiliate. We have satellite and even have the option of watching it on different stations from across Canada which is […]

Life Span in Cornwall Ontario Less than Ottawa? Local H1N1 Report Makes Claim – February 20, 2010

Life Span in Cornwall Ontario Less than Ottawa?   Local H1N1 Report Makes Claim – February 20, 2010

UPDATE  – We’ve updated this story as apparently the original quote in the original story may have been inaccurate.   We’ll try and arrange an interview with the Doctor to clarify the issue further. A report in the Standard Free-Holder by David Nesseth suggests that Cornwall Ontario residents live seven less years than Ottawa residents. “According […]