Buy American not really good for America

Buy American not really good for America

I hate populist gut reaction politics.    This whole Buy American thing in response to the recession is just plain silly and in some cases spites the nose the feeds the something or other…..   L I N K “There are some real downsides to Buy American,” Brady said in an interview. “It delays projects. We have […]

100% Free Help Wanted Ads on The Cornwall Free News

100%  Free Help  Wanted Ads on The Cornwall Free News

We are in the early stages of what could be a very nasty recession or even depression.  As part of our committment to the community of Cornwall we want to extend 100% free Help Wanted ads to area employers. As well we will also print free Job Wanted ads if you’re looking for work.   We […]

Cairnview Estates – Lancaster Ontario – Selected Lots for Sale

Cairnview Estates – Lancaster Ontario – Selected Lots for Sale

Joe Gunn of Royal LePage Performance Realty is proud to offer selected estate lots in Cairnview Estates in the Township of Lancaster Ontario. Phase 1 & 2 are now available.  Each lot is fully serviced offering municipal water, sewer, gas, cable, and high-speed internet service. Close to the marina, public docking, the bike path, and […]

Harv’s Diner – 619 Pitt – Restaurant Review

Harv’s Diner – 619 Pitt – Restaurant Review

I need to start taking photos when I do Resto Reviews!   I did breakfast at Harv’s Diner Friday morning for a biz meeting.   I’d never been there before.   While the building looks gray and non descript on the outside, it’s a bright oasis on the inside. Surprisingly busy I could tell why after my breakfast.   […]

The Financial Page

The Financial Page

Here is a list of interesting bits from the news as I am hearing a lot of people over enthusiastic about the economy recovering. While we do have things a bit better in Canada than in the US or other parts of the world the recession is still there and its impact is most likely […]

150 Years for Bernie Madoff

150 Years for Bernie Madoff

This is such an interesting case philosophically speaking.    People are sentenced to less time for murder than for stealing money.    Was it the crime or who the victims were and the publicity of this case that drew such a penalty? L I N K “He stole from the rich. He stole from the […]

Restaurant Chez Nous has closed

  They did such a nice job creating their eating space and had just got their liquor license.  It looks like another restaurant in Cornwall may be in jeapardy. Sadly since Chef Shawn left there were an awful lot less cars in their parking lot… Calls to Chez Nous are greeted by the message that […]

Resto Reviews – Seguin Patates CORNWALL

Resto Reviews – Seguin Patates CORNWALL

I love chip stands.  I love a good steamed dog  as well.    Seguin Patates (921 Marlborough St N, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada) is a venerable old chip stand here in Cornwall.   It’s been around for a long time so this year I thought I’d do a review of it. I love their Coney Sauce; the fries […]

GARAGE SALE

GARAGE SALE

Garage/yard sale on Sat.May 30, 1518 Frank Court Cornwall, Off Holy Cross Blvd. 8:00am till 2:00pm too many things to list. 613-936-6500 please visit our sponsors:

Looking for Sales Rep

Looking for Sales Rep

The Cornwall Free News is looking for a community minded Sales rep. For more info email your resume and contact information to info@cornwallfreenews.com or canvid@hotmail.com Experience not necessary, but super attitude and commitment to the Cornwall community is. please visit our sponsors:

Cornwall’s Casa Paolo reviewed in NY Newspaper

Cornwall’s Casa Paolo reviewed in NY Newspaper

L I N K Congrats to local Italian eatery Casa Paolo (1600 Vincent Massey Drive) received a glowing review in The Watertown Daily News.   Click the link to check it out. While not my favorite Italian food in the area it is a lovely place for a good meal. please visit our sponsors:

List of 25 Hedge Fund Managers that MADE MONEY in 2008

List of 25 Hedge Fund Managers that MADE MONEY in 2008

Yes, while Rome burns around us there is a core of Money people that predicted the current crisis and have made a whack of dough. L I N K Alpha Magazine’s 2008 Top Moneymakers 1  –   James Simons, Renaissance Technologies Corp, $2.5 billion 2   –  John Paulson, Paulson & Co, $2 billion 3 […]

Habs Drink Tang – 5 points worth!

Habs Drink Tang – 5 points worth!

Montreal GM and head coach Bob Gainey’s breathing better tonight as the Habs, led by Alex Tanguay’s 5 point night thrashed Atlanta. Alex Kovalev crept out of the dog house and put two goals in the night. The Habs were outshot 25-22 and Carey Price recorded a rare win for him of late. The win […]

Stick a Fork in The Outback Steakhouse in Ontario

Stick a Fork in The Outback Steakhouse in Ontario

L I N K I never ate there.   It seemed too gimmicky to me.  I like a good steak, but heck, they eat Kangaroo in Australia…not sure they know much about good old fashioned Canadian Grade AAA Beef 😉 The company is um, erm, trying to figure out what to do for those Ontarioan’s with […]