Cornwall Ontario Mayor Leslie O’Shaughnessy Finally Kinda Sorta Speaks Out on CUPE Strike – 060718

Cornwall Ontario Mayor Leslie O’Shaughnessy Finally Kinda Sorta Speaks Out on CUPE Strike – 060718

To the Editor: The City Council and my office have been fielding questions about the strike and our reluctance to comment about the issues which have led to it.  I wanted to take this opportunity to make our reasons clear.  We appreciate that the public have a desire to know about issues that affect them […]

Cornwall Man Charged w Over 1/2 Pound of Cocaine – 060618

Cornwall Man Charged w Over 1/2 Pound of Cocaine – 060618

Published on 2018-06-06 ARREST MADE IN DRUG TRAFFICKING INVESTIGATION Cornwall, ON – On June 5th, 2018 the Cornwall Community Police Service Street Crime Unit (SCU), concluded a drug trafficking investigation that resulted in the arrest of a Cornwall resident. A Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant was executed at an Augustus Street residence, resulting […]

Cornwall Police Look for Man After Assault @Bills Sports Bar Leaves 1 in Hospital 060618

Cornwall Police Look for Man After Assault @Bills Sports Bar Leaves 1 in Hospital 060618

REQUEST FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE – AGGRAVATED ASSAULT Cornwall, ON – During the early morning hours of June 6th, 2018, at approximately 2:30 am, the Cornwall Community Police Service responded to an aggravated assault at Bill’s Sports Bar, located on Thirteenth Street. It is believed an altercation took place between two men, resulting in one man […]

CUPE Releases Video Backstabbing Lib Ed Min Hunter in York U Strike 060518

CUPE Releases Video Backstabbing Lib Ed Min Hunter in York U Strike 060518

Cornwall Ontario – The NDP released a video purporting to include a statement from Liberal Education Minister Mitzie Hunter in which the Minister clearly states that the Wynne Government would not use back to work legislation to CUPE. Of course the question is how this CUPE recording ended up in the NDP hands? Or as […]

Cornwall Police Charge 86 Year Old With Domestic Assault #ccps 060418

Cornwall Police Charge 86 Year Old With Domestic Assault #ccps 060418

ASSAULT, THREATS, ASSAULT WITH A WEAPON, MISCHIEF, FORCIBLE CONFINEMENT, INTIMIDATION Cornwall, ON – A 26-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on June 1st, 2018 and charged with the following: • Assault • Threats • Mischief under $5000 • Assault with a weapon • Forcible confinement • Intimidation It is alleged between February 2016 and April 2018 […]

Rivette Drops Bomb in CUPE Strike – Blames CAO Adams & Geoff Clarke MURPHY Supports Leave Pullback

Rivette Drops Bomb in CUPE Strike – Blames CAO Adams & Geoff Clarke MURPHY Supports Leave Pullback

Cornwall Ontario – The buzz finally hit the page as Cornwall City Councilor Andre Rivette leaked to the CBC and then confirmed with CFN,  that the issue that led to the CUPE strike is the city asking the union to move from 100% of wages for up to 17 weeks per year of short term […]

SD&G #OPP Charge JAMES HENRY WISE w 1st Degree Murder of Raymond Collison 053118

SD&G #OPP Charge JAMES HENRY WISE w 1st Degree Murder of Raymond Collison 053118

First Degree Murder Charge Laid (WINCHESTER, ON) – On Thursday, May 31, 2018, members with the Stormont Dundas and Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Crime Unit, under the direction Detective Inspector Jim Gorry of the Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB), arrested James Henry WISE, 75-years-old, with First Degree Murder. The victim, Raymond COLLISON, 59-years-old, of Chesterville, Ontario […]

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Parades & June is Seniors Month! 052718

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Parades & June is Seniors Month! 052718

Cornwall Ontario – June is Seniors Month. In Ontario we are marking our 34th Annual Seniors Month. Sophie Cadorette, Communications Agent of the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie, has kindly provided us with information on the Cornwall Senior Fair 10th edition hosted by the Centre on June 7 from 9:00 to 2:30 pm. It […]

The Whistle Blower Forum by Diane Shay – Reporting Elder Abuse @ Glen Stor Dun Lodge 052218

The Whistle Blower Forum by Diane Shay – Reporting Elder Abuse @ Glen Stor Dun Lodge  052218

Reporting Elder Abuse There is very clear legislation in the Long Term Care Act identifying abuse and how to report it but for some reason employers have difficulty understanding/enforcing it. You just have to Google Elder Abuse and find the multiple reports of abuse which were only dealt with after a major intervention by someone […]

OSPCA & City Report Fail on Cat Issue in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig 051818

OSPCA & City Report Fail on Cat Issue in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig 051818

Cornwall Ontario – It’s sad to see cat owners and kitties being used as pawns in a game that simply is about cash. At the root is the OSPCA wanting the cat control business in Cornwall.  Maybe they deserve it, but there are legitimate questions that need to be answered and they are refusing to […]

Cornwall Photographer Calvin Hanson’s Garden – SPRING is here! 051718

Cornwall Photographer Calvin Hanson’s Garden – SPRING is here!  051718

Cornwall Ontario – You know Spring is here when the flowers bloom and photographer Calvin Hanson has shared some of his blooms with CFN to share with you! Spring Flowers! Orange Dahlia Yellow Dahlia Red Throated Hibiscus Hibiscus To see some of Mr. Hanson’s other lovely contributions to CFN please click this LINK.