Petty Cornwall Politics Impacts Tony Luis Father’s Day Fight @ Civic Complex JUNE 18, 2017

Petty Cornwall Politics Impacts Tony Luis Father’s Day Fight @ Civic Complex JUNE 18, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – It’s always sad to see a great event have a punk turnout.  Cornwall home boy Tony Luis should have filled the Civic Complex Saturday night. Perfect weather.  Father’s Day weekend. Beloved local fighter, only $25 tix,  but sadly the Liveco folks for some odd reason feel that it was in their best […]

Josh Frappier Wants to Rename the Civic Complex in Honour of Bob Turner LTE March 2, 2017

Josh Frappier Wants to Rename the Civic Complex in Honour of Bob Turner LTE March 2, 2017

Michael’s Right! Let’s Honour Bob Turner!   Michael Labelle’s wonderful February 15 letter inspired me to do a little bit more research into Bob Turner, his legacy, and the (typically pathetic) steps that Cornwall’s municipal government has taken to honour the man subsequent to the city’s having torn down the Bob Turner Memorial Centre on […]

Time to Think About the Future of Lamoureux Park & Civic Complex by Jamie Gilcig OCT 21, 2016

Time to Think About the Future of Lamoureux Park & Civic Complex by Jamie Gilcig OCT 21, 2016

It is time.  Cornwall is at a critical point in its history.    With a struggling downtown, a weak economy, proposed school closings, a destructive brain drain of our youth, and a toxic business and political culture there are some easy steps forward, and some more difficult ones. Waterfront property is usually the most expensive […]

Cornwall Nationals Make First Trade & Sign Two Players OCT 21, 2016

Cornwall Nationals Make First Trade & Sign Two Players OCT 21, 2016

  Nationals complete first trade; sign two more CORNWALL ONTARIO  – The Nationals have made their first Federal Hockey League transaction and acquired forward MJ Graham. In 49 games with the Brewster Bulldogs last season, the 23-year-old from Montreal had 11 goals and 43 assists for 54 points. The 5-foot-10, 194 lb. Graham will add […]

FEDERAL League Officially Approves Cornwall National’s Expansion SEPT 16, 2016

FEDERAL League Officially Approves Cornwall National’s Expansion SEPT 16, 2016

FHL Formally Approves Expansion to Cornwall, Ontario for 2016-17 Season Syracuse, NY – The Federal Hockey League (FHL) has formally approved an expansion FHL Member Club to Cornwall, Ontario, Canada that will begin play during the 2016-17 season. The new Cornwall expansion membership will play its home games at the Ed Lumley Arena at the […]

BREAKING Cornwall River Kings Owner Pulls Plug – Team Folds for 2016/17

BREAKING Cornwall River Kings Owner Pulls Plug – Team Folds for 2016/17

Cornwall Ontario –  Sad breaking news in a brief press release, the Cornwall River Kings of the LNAH have folded tent due to “LACK OF COMMUNITY SUPPORT”. Season ticket holders will have options to get a refund or hold their tickets in the event that the team can come back for 2017. The team had […]

Cornwall River Kings Home Opener Brings Out the Crowd – OCT 11, 2015

Cornwall River Kings Home Opener Brings Out the Crowd – OCT 11, 2015

The River Kings couldn’t get any puck luck on Saturday night at the Civic Complex in the team’s home opener. Cornwall dropped a 4-2 contest to the visiting Riviere-du-Loup 3L in front of 934 fans. Francis Tudel pounced on a rebound for powerplay marker 1:24 into the third period for the eventual game-winning goal. Guillaume […]

City Has Chance to Show Positive Leadership in Rink Cash Decisions for Colts & River Kings by Jamie Gilcig JUNE 21, 2015

City Has Chance to Show Positive Leadership in Rink Cash Decisions for Colts & River Kings by Jamie Gilcig JUNE 21, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario – Council and management have a chance to show some leadership and do something positive as it’s that time to decide on what to do with our hockey rink contracts. Right now the Cornwall Colts have a ridiculous arrangement where they get subsidized by the city and get the ad revenue from the Civic […]

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 […]

Did the City of Cornwall Fire Civic Complex Security Staff for Joining CUPE by Jamie Gilcig – Aug 29, 2014

Did the City of Cornwall Fire Civic Complex Security Staff for Joining CUPE by Jamie Gilcig – Aug 29, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – CUPE has filed a grievance on behalf of security workers that were terminated Friday August 22, 2014. Mary Unan, speaking from Toronto, shared that the process is underway with a hearing scheduled in October that will hopefully reinstate them. For the 6-8 workers who lost their jobs that could be a long […]

Turning 50 in Cornwall Ontario – Looking Back Being Grateful Making New Goals by Jamie Gilcig

Turning 50 in Cornwall Ontario – Looking Back Being Grateful Making New Goals by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – Didn’t my mom and dad make cute babies? I turned the BIG 5-0 today.   It’s bewildering.  Frankly it kind of freaks me out.   The 31st of July has spawned some odd and strange people.  I share this day with Wesley Snipes and JK Rowlings; Evgeni Malkin and Ted Cassidy (Lurch […]