South Stormont Township Council Meeting – Demands CCH Written Response Over Bilingual Nurse Protest – by Reg Coffey, April 12, 2012

South Stormont Township Council Meeting – Demands CCH Written Response Over Bilingual Nurse Protest –  by Reg Coffey, April 12, 2012

CFN – Tonight the Township of South Stormont had a regular council meeting. It was another typical South Stormont meeting where the different department reported the previous month’s activities. The OPP described incidents in which they were called out in March; the Fire Department gave a report on their responses; Public Works, Building/Development, Finance and […]

Keith Beardsley : View From the Hill – NDP Launch Thomas Mulcair Ad Campaign – April 12, 2012

Keith Beardsley :  View From the Hill – NDP Launch Thomas Mulcair Ad Campaign – April 12, 2012

CFN – Wisely the NDP have launched their own ad campaign to introduce their new leader to Canadian voters. While expensive, it will help to define him before the Conservatives launch their own series of attacks. This ad campaign is important as it signals that the NDP is becoming much more professional in how it […]

SD&G MPP Jim McDonell First Words to CFN Since Being Elected – VIDEO – April 11, 2012

SD&G MPP Jim McDonell First Words to CFN Since Being Elected – VIDEO – April 11, 2012

CFN – A small meeting took place at the Ramada Inn this afternoon in Cornwall.   Economic Mucky Muck Mark Boileau, businessman and developer Eric Lange, and a couple other dignitaries joined MPP Jim McDonell in a closed private meeting. Media were kept 20 minutes late waiting for the doors to open before Mr. McDonell granted a […]

Raisin River Conservation Authority Free Tree Seedling Event to Celebrate Earth Day – April 21, 2012

Raisin River Conservation Authority Free Tree Seedling Event to Celebrate Earth Day – April 21, 2012

CFN – The Raisin Region Conservation Authority is once again inviting the public to join them in celebrating Earth Day.  Conifer seedlings, limited to ten per family, will be given to two hundred local residents who would like to beautify their home as well as contribute to the environment.  They will be distributed on a […]

Notes from Abroad – Tabatha Pilon: Easter in Denmark April 10, 2012

Notes from Abroad – Tabatha Pilon: Easter in Denmark  April 10, 2012

CFN – Easter holidays just aren’t the same here in Denmark. For one, here in Denmark, we get an entire week off from school as opposed to the two days that Canada gives. But another way that Denmark is different, is that a lot of families don’t actually celebrate the holiday. . This Sunday was […]

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Tuesday April 10, 2012

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Tuesday April 10, 2012

ATTEMPT FRAUD               Cornwall, ON- Wenda Perkins, 53 of Cornwall was arrested on the 5th of April, 2012. It is alleged that between January and February 2012, she attempted to obtain money by soliciting door to door. Police were contacted and an investigation followed. She was charged with 2 counts of attempt fraud and released to […]

Young Liberals of SD&SG Event – Saturday April 14th, 2012 – Knights of Columbus Hall – Cornwall Ontario

Young Liberals of SD&SG Event – Saturday April 14th, 2012 – Knights of Columbus Hall – Cornwall Ontario

From left to right is Me, Allison St.Jean, President of the Stormont Dundas South Glengarry Young Liberals, Del Jones President of the SDSG Federal Riding Association, and David Jones Vice President of Federal Affairs for the SDSG Young Liberals. CFN – Over the last year, the Liberal Party of Canada has been inspired by a […]

Your Police Blotter for the SD&G Area for Monday April 9, 2012

Your Police Blotter for the SD&G Area for Monday April 9, 2012

FAMILY DISPUTE (North Glengarry) – On 05Apr12, at approximately  8:30am, SD&G OPP officers responded to a report of a family dispute on Main st. Alexandria, On. The investigation revealed that a female and her 15yr old daughter were involved in a verbal altercation that resulted in the mother being assaulted. The youth left the residence […]

Political Times by Mike Roache – More F-35 fun! – April 9, 2012

Political Times by Mike Roache – More F-35 fun!  – April 9, 2012

CFN–  Here is today’s installment of Political Times by Mike Roache! To read more Political Times Cartoons CLICK HERE!   About Mr. Roache: Mike Roache was born in Halifax and began cartooning for a school newspaper while in junior high,often putting the paper together by himself.  Over the years some of his work has appeared in […]

CHORUS NOVUS celebrates Sacred and popular music based on The Book of Psalms – Sunday April 22 – Cornwall Ontario

CHORUS NOVUS celebrates Sacred and popular music based on The Book of Psalms – Sunday April 22 – Cornwall Ontario

This year’s CHORUS NOVUS spring concert will celebrate choral music inspired by the Book of Psalms. The concert program was designed to move and delight audiences, as well as to enlighten them about the use of psalms throughout history. The concert will take place on Sunday April 22nd, 7pm, at Trinity Anglican Church in Cornwall. Everyone welcome! […]

Letter to the Editor – RN Debbie Cameron of Cornwall Ontario: AEFO Vote Tainted – April 9, 2012

Letter to the Editor – RN Debbie Cameron of Cornwall Ontario:  AEFO Vote Tainted – April 9, 2012

Mid-March 200 delegates of the AEFO-Association des enseignantes et des enseignantes franco-ontariens(Franco-Ontario Teachers’ Association) voted unanimously in favor of & expressed solidarity with the Francophone groups in Cornwall, over the controversal CCH bilingual hiring policy. . I take great insult to this vote on many levels.Firstly, Mr. Benoit Mercier ,President of the AEFO, mislead the delegates prior to the […]