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 […]

Alleged “Killer Colonel” Russell Williams Retains Top Defense Lawyer – Finally relieved of Command as he Appears at First Court Hearing – Belleville Ontario – February 19, 2010

Alleged “Killer Colonel” Russell Williams Retains Top Defense Lawyer – Finally relieved of Command as he Appears at First Court Hearing – Belleville Ontario – February 19, 2010

Michael Edelson is no stranger to court rooms defending alleged murderers, and has been retained by Colonel Russell Williams who appeared in a Belleville Ontario court yesterday. Colonel Williams was only relieved of his command yesterday and will still receive his salary unless convicted .  If found guilty Colonel Williams would have to reimburse his […]

Canada Ekes Out 3-2 vs Switzerland – Russia Halak’ed by Slovakia 2-1 – US 6-1 over Norway – Mens 2010 Olympic Hockey Round Up – Christine Nesbitt Grabs Gold for Canada in Ladies 1000 Meter Speed Skating – February 19, 2010

Canada Ekes Out 3-2 vs Switzerland – Russia Halak’ed by Slovakia 2-1 – US 6-1 over Norway – Mens 2010 Olympic Hockey Round Up – Christine Nesbitt Grabs Gold for Canada in Ladies 1000 Meter Speed Skating – February 19, 2010

In a huge upset Slovakia beat the star studded Russian National team 2-1.  The Montreal Canadiens on Jaroslav Halak stole a game saving 35 shots in the victory. Marty Brodeur picked up his first Olympic Win in Canada’s 3-2 shoot out victory over Switzerland.  It was a night of near upsets for the two favorite […]

The Cornwall Free News reviews the Nikon D 5000 Digital SLR Camera – Resident Artist & Photographer Jacqueline Milner puts the Camera Through its paces – February 19, 2010

The Cornwall Free News reviews the Nikon D 5000 Digital SLR Camera – Resident Artist & Photographer Jacqueline Milner puts the Camera Through its paces – February 19, 2010

We had our in house photographer Jacqueline Milner give the Nikon D5000 we are having some fun with put the camera through its paces. Given the D5000 to take for a test drive I first noticed the compactness and light weight of the camera body. I was very excited to try out the new Vari-Angle […]

Marijuana Clinical Tests Show Proof of Pain Relief for MS & Neurological Conditions – February 18, 2010

Marijuana Clinical Tests Show Proof of Pain Relief for MS & Neurological Conditions – February 18, 2010

New study shows clinical evidence of Marijuana pain relief for MS patients and other neurological conditions. LINK “There is good evidence now that cannabinoids may be either an adjunct or a first-line treatment,” Grant said at a news conference where he presented the findings. Along with the studies on muscle spasms and pain associated with […]

Liberal MPP Jim Brownell Weighs in On Hospital Bed Cuts – Cornwall Ontario – February 18, 2010

Liberal MPP Jim Brownell Weighs in On Hospital Bed Cuts – Cornwall Ontario – February 18, 2010

Our MPP, Liberal Jim Brownell responds to questions about bed cuts locally here at the Cornwall Community Hospital. It was very difficult to hear of the challenges at the Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH), although I knew that there would be challenges in the future. I even commented about such, during the recent announcement of the $5 […]

Cornwall City Councilor Mark MacDonald from the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver British Columbia Canada – Febaruary 18, 2010

Cornwall City Councilor Mark MacDonald from the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver British Columbia Canada – Febaruary 18, 2010

Cornwall City Councilor and potential Mayoralty candidate Mark MacDonald is in Vancouver for the Olympics.  He sent this message in for you, our readers. The streets of Vancouver are very busy, especially at night.  When my shift is finished, about 9:00 p.m., I walk to where I am staying and it takes about a 1/2 hr. […]

Breakfast Connections – Blogging Basics Using WordPress – Live from The Ramada – February 17, 2010

Breakfast Connections – Blogging Basics Using WordPress – Live from The Ramada – February 17, 2010

I’m posting live from the Breakfast Connections meeting at the Ramada this morning.   Pictured above is keynote speaker Alyssa Blais and Don McIntosh of Donald J. McIntosh Investments Inc. This morning’s breakfast topic is Blogging basics using WordPress which I can appreciate!   You don’t have to be a member of the Cornwall Ontario […]

Canada Shuts Out Norway 8-0 – Russia 8-2 over Latvia – USA 3-1 Over Switzerland – 2010 Olympic Hockey Roundup – February 17

Canada Shuts Out Norway 8-0 – Russia 8-2 over Latvia – USA 3-1 Over Switzerland – 2010 Olympic Hockey Roundup – February 17

The pucks dropped for Men’s Hockey with BC Native Roberto Luongo shutting out Norway 8-0 in Canada’s quest for the gold.   Canada’s goals were by Mike Richards, Corey Perry, Ryan Getzlaf, Rick Nash and pairs from Dany Heatley and Jarome Iginla. Team Russia gave up two goals  to Latvia in their 8-2 opening victory […]

Inuit Frozen out of Arctic Summit – Aboriginal Leaders Not Happy – February 17, 2010

Inuit Frozen out of Arctic Summit – Aboriginal Leaders Not Happy – February 17, 2010

Chelsea Quebec will be the setting for regional summit of Arctic nations.   Canada, Denmark, Norwar Russia, and the U.S. will be attending.    Inuit?  Nope.  LINK “The Arctic gathering, scheduled just ahead of a G8 foreign ministers’ meeting in Ottawa, is aimed at encouraging “new thinking on economic development and environmental protection,” Cannon said. […]

Canadian Cancer Society Driven to Quit Challenge – Register soon! It’s time to Quit Smoking Cornwall – February 16, 2010

Canadian Cancer Society Driven to Quit Challenge – Register soon!  It’s time to Quit Smoking Cornwall – February 16, 2010

It’s About Time That You Quit! Time is running out to join thousands in The Driven to Quit Challenge February 16, 2010 – Cornwall, ON. – There are less than two weeks left to register for the Canadian Cancer Society Driven to Quit Challenge. Registration is open until 11:59 p.m. on February 28 at DrivenToQuit.ca or until 9 […]

Champions of the Cause Night – 3+1 Project 2010 Fundraiser with the Cornwall Colts – Cornwall Ontario – March 4th

Champions of the Cause Night – 3+1 Project 2010 Fundraiser with the Cornwall Colts – Cornwall Ontario –  March 4th

COLTS ROLL OUT RED CARPET FOR 3+1 PROJECT 2010 AND ONE LUCKY PERSON COULD WIN A NEW FORD ESCAPE Cornwall Ontario – The Cornwall Colts have dedicated one of their home games to Project 2010. “Champions of the Cause Night” takes place Thursday, March 4th when the Colts host the Gloucester Rangers. Fans attending the […]

Vanier Institute for the Family Yearly Report by Roger Sauvé released Nationally – Canada – February 16, 2010

Vanier Institute for the Family Yearly Report by Roger Sauvé released Nationally – Canada – February 16, 2010

We’re very lucky to have as talented a person part of our family at The Cornwall Free News as Roger Sauvé of People Patterns Consulting. Roger, through the Vanier Institute for the Family releases a yearly report which went live recently. LINK “The numbers show that most families haven’t felt much relief from the recovery […]