Cornwall Waterfest Presents Artfest 2012 – August 11th Next to Kinsmen Soccer Fields

Cornwall Waterfest Presents Artfest 2012 – August 11th Next to Kinsmen Soccer Fields

CFN– The Heart & Stroke Foundation will be benefiting from the rapidly growing Artfest, now in its second year.  Last year, the event featured 16 local artists – including everything from photographers and acrylic painters to storybooks and jewelry.  This year, the event will host over 30 artists from Cornwall and the Seaway Valley, all the way […]

Kinsmen Club of Cornwall Ontario Elects New Board & President Kerry Adams – July 16, 2012

Kinsmen Club of Cornwall Ontario Elects New Board & President Kerry Adams – July 16, 2012

CFN –   The Kinsmen Club of Cornwall Ontario held their new elections July 1st, 2012 and re-calibrated their board.   I spoke with incoming President Kerry Adams this morning about the Kinsmen and their role in Lift Off. He shared the new board membership. Michael Galvin – Past President Kerry Adams – President Robert Drover Vice-President Ray […]

Beverly Tire & Auto BBQ & Car Wash Fund Raiser for the Agape Centre – Thursday July 19th 10AM – 2 PM 1920 McConnell Ave. Cornwall Ontario

Beverly Tire & Auto BBQ & Car Wash Fund Raiser for the Agape Centre – Thursday July 19th 10AM – 2 PM 1920 McConnell Ave. Cornwall Ontario

CFN – I loved these guys approach to spreading their word about their Charity Car Wash and BBQ to help the Agape Centre here in Cornwall Ontario!  Now this is a press release! Great video guys and congrats!  Good luck with your event Thursday July 19th at Beverly Tire & Auto from 10AM – 2 […]

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Monday July 16, 2012

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Monday July 16, 2012

FRAUD               Cornwall, ON- Melanie St.Louis, 26 of Cornwall was arrested on July 13th, 2012. It is alleged that between September 2011 and January 2012, she failed to comply with the regulations of the Ontario Works Directives. Police were contacted and an investigation followed. She was charged with Fraud under $5000.00 and released to appear […]

Township of South Stormont Ontario Bulletin for July 2012

Township of South Stormont Ontario Bulletin for July 2012

NEWS       EVENTS TOWNSHIP OF SOUTH STORMONT Township Bulletin for July 2012 Contact Information Town Hall Telephone: 613-534-8889 or 1-800-265-3915 Fax: 613-534-2280 Address: 2 Mille Roches Road, PO Box 84, Long Sault, ON K0C 1P0 Email Address: info@southstormont.ca Regular business hours: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Latest news and information:   visit www.southstormont.ca. Parks […]

Ontario Renovates Home Owner Program in Cornwall Ontario – July 16, 2012

Ontario Renovates Home Owner Program in Cornwall Ontario – July 16, 2012

CFN – A new home improvement program has been launched to assist low and modest income homeowners in Cornwall and Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry. Through Ontario Renovates, eligible homeowners can receive funding for urgent home repairs as well as modifications to increase accessibility. “The goal of the program is to help residents stay in their […]

Letter to the Editor – Joe Hugelin of Niagara Falls on the Death of Evidence in the Harper Government

Letter to the Editor – Joe Hugelin of Niagara Falls on the Death of Evidence in the Harper Government

Dear Editor, Action taken in the Omnibus Budget Bill cutting back funding for research resulted in scientists protesting ‘death of evidence’ on Parliament Hill. Unfortunately this is only one example of the Harper Government’s actions related to evidence.  “Why save the prison farms?” provided reasons, evidence ignored, in the closing of prison farms on the […]

Corneliu Kirjan – Free Thinking Citizen – What Future for Democracy in Canada? Part 3

Corneliu Kirjan – Free Thinking Citizen – What Future for Democracy in Canada? Part 3

CFN – Principles and institutions developed and implemented over the years by the collective will of the majority of the citizens are at the base of a healthy representative democracy. We have already highlighted the decisive role played by the «power of decision», which while belonging to the citizens, is temporarily delegated to their representatives. […]

2012 Cornwall Kinsmen Lift Off Draws Lowest Crowd of This Decade – It’s Time to Clean House!

2012 Cornwall Kinsmen Lift Off Draws Lowest Crowd of This Decade – It’s Time to Clean House!

CFN – 2012 Cornwall Kinsmen Lift Off finished with a bang Saturday night.  By far they had their biggest crowd for Mariana’s Trench, but sadly the turnout for this year was the lowest in this decade. The record was set in 2010; the year that CFN was a media sponsor, and the year that something […]

Spirit Matters by Shirley Barr – Some Thoughts on Suffering- Part Two

Spirit Matters by Shirley Barr – Some Thoughts on Suffering- Part Two

CFN – Others offer the perspective that when a person close to you is suffering you can practise bringing them closer to you. Pema Chodron, a Buddhist monk, describes this method as “tonglen”, a compassionate approach. It uses breathing as a key element for the practise. You bring your mind in a state of focus […]

Guindon Park Installed with Flow Devices To End Beaver Trapping – An Adventure by Rebecca Sorrell – July 15, 2012

Guindon Park Installed with Flow Devices To End Beaver Trapping – An Adventure by Rebecca Sorrell – July 15, 2012

CFN – Well Cornwallites, history has been made. After twenty five years of following the same barbaric practices the city of Cornwall has finally begun the progressive move forward in wildlife protection. I am honoured to announce to you that Guindon Park has officially begun the pilot project of abandoning the trap first method of […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Help MP Kirsty Duncan Petition on Bill C -38 – Be the Change!

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Help MP Kirsty Duncan Petition on Bill C -38 – Be the Change!

 CFN – Bill C-38, which was tabled in Parliament on March 29th of this year and passed June 19, 2012 has left many struggling in search of answers to the question, “what can I do about this now?” . Our elected Members of Parliament passed a Bill which “weakens environmental rules and silences the voices […]

Claude McIntosh Does it Again – Will Councilor Rivette Respond to Political Hatchet Job?

Claude McIntosh Does it Again – Will Councilor Rivette Respond to Political Hatchet Job?

CFN– Holy Gilles Latour Claude McIntosh did it again!    The victim of this week’s hatchet job is Cornwall Councilor Andre Rivette.   It looks like Claude and the Mayor must’ve had a few pops again and the sympathetic boyhood friend pulled out the poison pen and let go one. Now Loyalty is the quality […]