Political Times by Mike Roache – Mulroney Consult on Quebec with Harper – June 23, 2012

Political Times by Mike Roache – Mulroney Consult on Quebec with Harper – June 23, 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 […]

Language Battles Heating Up in Canada – Does Canada Need a Referendum? Editorial by Jamie Gilcig – June 22, 2012

Language Battles Heating Up in Canada – Does Canada Need a Referendum? Editorial by Jamie Gilcig – June 22, 2012

CFN – Language is a hot topic again in Canada this summer and I have a hunch as our economy slithers down the loo as resource prices tumble we’ll see it get even hotter. While I have many personal feelings on this subject as a Quebec Anglo refugee living in Ontario who will most likely […]

Possible Kidnapping – Money, Sex, from Texas to Cornwall Ontario – The Sheridan Diaz Story – June 22, 2012

Possible Kidnapping – Money, Sex, from Texas to Cornwall Ontario – The Sheridan Diaz Story – June 22, 2012

CFN–  Stories like this don’t hit Cornwall very often. Frankly they don’t come about that often here in Canada.  It has intrigue, suffering, and many questions with few answers. It started out as a simple police blotter item. It turns into a story of intrigue and possible harm, kidnapping, fleeing justice and warrants. It takes […]

Cornwall Ontario Waterfront Condo Committee Has Wounded Feelings About Media Coverage – Tries to Force Media to Sit in Corner – VIDEO

Cornwall Ontario Waterfront Condo Committee Has Wounded Feelings About Media Coverage – Tries to Force Media to Sit in Corner – VIDEO

CFN –  Holy Gilles Latour!  The Waterfront Development  Committee meeting in Cornwall Ontario was one Twilight Zone of an episode!  It started with Chair Lee Cassidy telling we media, and truth be told, yours truly where to sit and not to move around during the meeting!  Click to listen below. Lee Cassidy Assigns Media seating […]

The 2nd Annual Children’s Aid Society Kid’s Camp Golf Tournament Saturday, June 23, 2012 Glengarry Golf & Country Club by Mary Anne Pankhurst

The 2nd Annual Children’s Aid Society Kid’s Camp Golf Tournament Saturday, June 23, 2012 Glengarry Golf & Country Club by Mary Anne Pankhurst

CFN – A quick question to a cache of acquaintances – What do you remember most about going to camp when you were a kid – yielded not only some thoroughly engaging responses, but ones that appear to correlate closely with the findings of a study conducted at the University of Waterloo. Take Cale Zwegers. […]

Letter to the Editor – James Borer: The Jim Brownell & Liberal Government Impact on our Hospital

Letter to the Editor – James Borer: The Jim Brownell & Liberal Government Impact on our Hospital

Our community, Cornwall and the Greater SD&G area, is changing.  This is obvious when you drive around the area and see all of the new construction taking place consisting of homes, businesses, farms and even our community hospital.  The renovations / additions to our hospitals that we see taking shape today are thanks in large […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Save Money and Improve the Environment! June 22, 2012

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Save Money and Improve the Environment!  June 22, 2012

CFN – Want to save money and improve your home environment? Free online tool allows homeowners to calculate energy savings and other ecological benefits of their trees.  LEAF (Local Enhancement & Appreciation of Forests) has just launched the Ontario Residential Tree Benefits Estimator (ORTBE), an online tool designed to estimate the energy savings and other […]

Letter to the Editor – Kevin Parkinson on Conflict of Interest Raised at Waterfront Meeting in Cornwall Ontario

Letter to the Editor – Kevin Parkinson on Conflict of Interest Raised at Waterfront Meeting in Cornwall Ontario

  It appears that the conflict of issue guidelines are not being applied fairly with respect to the planning of Cornwall’s Lamoureux Park. Several local residents raised this concern at a recent waterfront meeting on June 12 at the Civic Complex.   At issue is the potential to develop a small parcel of land east of the […]

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Thursday June 21, 2012

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Thursday June 21, 2012

BREACH               Cornwall, ON- Amanda MacMillan, 23 of Cornwall was arrested on June 21st, 2012. She was bound by a Recognizance with the condition to abstain from the consumption of alcohol absolutely or being found anyplace where alcohol is sold save restaurants and to reside with surety and abide by the rules of that residence. […]

Retracing the Boundary between Upper & Lower Canada by Don Smith

Retracing the Boundary between Upper & Lower Canada by Don Smith

CFN – Did the headline peak your curiosity?  Mine, too!  A few days ago I was handed a clipped advertisement announcing two public presentations on the topic, one in Green Valley yesterday and the other in Cornwall today.  So, off we went to the presentation earlier this evening at Ontario Power Generation’s St. Lawrence Development […]

Is it time for Cornwall Ontario to have its own TV Station? You tell us! June 20, 2012

Is it time for Cornwall Ontario to have its own TV Station?  You tell us! June 20, 2012

CFN –  Does Cornwall Ontario deserve its own TV station?  That is a question we’ve been wrangling with for over two years now. We actually were supposed to go live to the air in 2011 before The City of Cornwall decided to boycott CFN along with some of their friends and cronies.     It’s […]

Tourism in Motion in Cornwall, Ontario and the Counties by Don Smith

Tourism in Motion in Cornwall, Ontario and the Counties by Don Smith

CFN – Members of the press were invited to Cornwall Square for today’s official unveiling of Cornwall & the Seaway Valley’s newest means of promoting the region, known as TIM, which is shorthand for Tourism in Motion.  The brain child of the agency’s executive director, Linda Wilson, the vehicle is both a cost cutting measure and a […]