Where there’s Smoke there’s Illegal Cigarettes – Tobacco Giant Phillip Morris Enters Tobacco Wars – Cornwall Ontario – April 19, 2010

Where there’s Smoke there’s Illegal Cigarettes – Tobacco Giant Phillip Morris Enters Tobacco Wars – Cornwall Ontario – April 19, 2010

Cornwall ON – The Tobacco Wars are heating up as Giant Phillip Morris enters the fray.  The Owner of brands such as Marlboro is funding advertisements against Native Cigarettes which already are under fire as they are smuggled into Canada as well as areas in the US and impacting the model of high taxation to […]

The Real War on Drugs in Ontario and Canada – Editorial – Jamie Gilcig – Cornwall Ontario – April 18, 2010

The Real War on Drugs in Ontario and Canada – Editorial – Jamie Gilcig – Cornwall Ontario – April 18, 2010

Cornwall ON – The Real War on drugs takes place each and every day. It’s not cocaine; it’s not Mary Jane as one of our radio guests call it. It’s pharmaceuticals and the pressures from big drug companies on Medicare. Recently Ontario slashed the prices pharmacies are allowed to charge for generic drugs and cut […]

The Cornwall Free News Welcomes our Newest Sponsor – Allan McGimpsey, Owner of Bicycle World – 151 Pitt Street in Downtown Cornwall Ontario – April 18, 2010

The Cornwall Free News Welcomes our Newest Sponsor – Allan McGimpsey, Owner of Bicycle World – 151 Pitt Street in Downtown Cornwall Ontario  – April 18, 2010

Cornwall ON – We’d like to officially welcome our newest sponsors, Bicycle World located at 150 Pitt Street in Downtown Cornwall Ontario! Local owner Allan McGimpsey has been selling and servicing bikes regionally for over 20 years. From avid bikers to children just getting off training wheels, Bicycle World provides a variety of services to […]

1 Dead 3 Injured in Alexandria Ontario Fire – April 18, 2010

1 Dead 3 Injured in Alexandria Ontario Fire – April 18, 2010

Alexandria ON – A large fire struck a building on Main Street in Alexandria Ontario at 3:30 Am early Sunday morning.  The OPP reported that four people were occupying the building.  Three escaped and one was found dead inside the building. The OPP Crime Unit was on the scene for an investigation assisting the Ontario […]

Rock For Charity II Fills the House – Raises over $200 for Agape Centre – Rock for Charity III up May 14th – Cornwall Ontario

Rock For Charity II Fills the House – Raises over $200 for Agape Centre – Rock for Charity III up May 14th – Cornwall Ontario

(Winston Marley) Cornwall ON – What do you get when you mix some hot local music, a nice venue, a lot of hard work, and some great coffee and munchies?    Rock For Charity II which took place at Cafe Connectionz Friday April 16th! (Second Label) Four bands performed with over $200 raised for The […]

World Poutine Eating Championship to take place in Toronto Ontario – May 22, 2010

World Poutine Eating Championship to take place in Toronto Ontario – May 22, 2010

Cornwall ON – Would you like the Poutine Eating Champion of the World.    A sanctioned Poutine eating contest is being held in Toronto as opposed to Quebec, the home of Poutine. LINK Quebec government rules and regulations on entering contests and sweepstakes are stringent and demanding, including long preparation times and fees for approval: […]

Toyota Canada Recalls 870,000 Sienna Vans – Halts Sales of Lexus GX 460 – Spare Tire Cable – Cornwall Ontario – April 17, 2010

Toyota Canada Recalls 870,000 Sienna Vans – Halts Sales of Lexus GX 460 – Spare Tire Cable – Cornwall Ontario – April 17, 2010

Cornwall ON – Bad news for Toyota as 870,000 Toyota Sienna, including ours, have been recalled. LINK Toyota Canada said Friday the voluntary recall affects 270,000 two-wheel-drive Siennas from the 1998-2010 model years. “Toyota Canada is asking owners of affected vehicles to bring their vehicles to their local dealership for an inspection in order to […]

Minister of Revenue John Wilkinson Visits Cornwall Ontario for HST Information Sessions – Harper Government Blocks 1st Nations Tax Exemptions – April 16, 2010

Minister of Revenue John Wilkinson Visits Cornwall Ontario for HST Information Sessions – Harper Government Blocks 1st Nations Tax Exemptions –  April 16, 2010

Cornwall ON – Minister of Revenue and MPP for Perth Wellington John Wilkinson was in Cornwall Ontario Thursday April 15th to discuss the impact of the upcoming implementation of the HST. The hotly discussed and debated tax has Ontario residents concerned of its impact, and Minister Wilkinson toured businesses in Cornwall with MPP Jim Brownell […]

NDP Provincial Leader Andrea Horwath on Seawayradio.com Monday April 19, 2010 at 1PM – Cornwall Ontario

NDP Provincial Leader Andrea Horwath on Seawayradio.com Monday April 19, 2010 at 1PM – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Provincial NDP leader Andrea Horwath will be on Seawayradio.com Monday April 19th discussing the HST and things NDP.    Show time is 12:30 PM and Ms Horwath should be on about 1PM. You never know who’ll be on Seawayradio.com – Cornwall and Canada’s Community Radio station! Remember you can listen to the […]

Federal Politicians Trying to Wipe Their Hands and Pass Medicare to the Provinces – Cornwall Ontario – April 16, 2010

Federal Politicians Trying to Wipe Their Hands and Pass Medicare to the Provinces – Cornwall Ontario – April 16, 2010

Cornwall ON – The Federal government and many Federal politicians seem to be racing to get as far away from Medicare as possible.  They would rather wash their hands of it all than fix the system.  They simply wish to pass the buck to the Provinces whom of course all have different ideas. Now since […]

Rock for Charity 2 – Friday April 16 at Cafe Connectionz 407 Water Street – Cornwall Ontario – LIVE Broadcast on Seawayradio.com

Rock for Charity 2 – Friday April 16 at Cafe Connectionz 407 Water Street – Cornwall Ontario – LIVE Broadcast on Seawayradio.com

Cornwall ON – The second Rock for Charity is Friday April 16th 2010 @ Cafe Connectionz in Cornwall Ontario – All Ages/6:30pm load-in/7pm music starts/$5. Bands/Musicans playing acoustic sets: -Lost in Production (featuring Gregory Floyd Poapst, Denis Andre, Brendan Mason) http://www.myspace.com/dieinruins -Winston Marley (featuring Marc Brault, Joel Plamondon) http://www.myspace.com/winstonmarleymusic -Jason Setnyk http://radio3.cbc.ca/bands/Jason-Setnyk -Second Label (featuring […]

A Concert for Peace, but a message of hope to all Veterans Across Canada! by Kevin Rivette – Nativity Church – Cornwall Ontario – Sunday April 18, 2010

A Concert for Peace, but a message of hope to all Veterans Across Canada! by Kevin Rivette – Nativity Church – Cornwall Ontario – Sunday April 18, 2010

A Concert for Peace, but a message of hope to all Veterans Across Canada! Cornwall ON – When I heard of Chorus Novus Concert for Peace that will be held in Dedication of the Veterans which will take place on April 18, 2010 at Nativity Church on Montreal Road in Cornwall at 7:30 PM, I […]

Director Ian Thuillier New Documentary released on RTE – Ladies and Gentlemen; Gavin Friday – Cornwall Ontario – April 16, 2010

Director Ian Thuillier New Documentary released on RTE – Ladies and Gentlemen; Gavin Friday – Cornwall Ontario – April 16, 2010

Cornwall ON – In life you must always support your friends.    My good amigo Ian Thuillier just directed a new documentary released on RTE in Ireland. Ladies and Gentlemen; Gavin Friday ….has recently been shown, and I have found a You Tube clip.  If you love music; especially bands like U2 and The Virgin […]