Former MPP Jim Brownell Honoured With Diploma by St. Lawrence College – May 16, 2012

Former MPP Jim Brownell Honoured With Diploma by St. Lawrence College – May 16, 2012

CFN –  Former MPP Jim Brownell has received an honour from St. Lawrence College. It’s a bit poetic as Mr. Brownell is a former teacher himself before becoming a MPP; something that he truly loved doing before retiring before the last election due to health issues. I spoke with him recently and I could still […]

Truffles Burger Bar Granted Liqour Licence – One Step Closer to Reopening in Cornwall Ontario!

Truffles Burger Bar Granted Liqour Licence – One Step Closer to Reopening in Cornwall Ontario!

CFN –   Tick Tock!  Truffles Burger Bar  just got a step closer to it’s reopening on Pitt Street just across from Schnitzels! The extensive renovations to the vintage building are almost complete.  The liquor license has been approved and the final steps of preparation are being completed! Vintage Truffles Video Commercial shot by KAV […]

OOPS! SD&SG MP Guy Lauzon Sends Death Condolences to Family of Barrie Brown Who Isn’t Quite Dead!

OOPS!  SD&SG MP Guy Lauzon Sends Death Condolences to Family of Barrie Brown Who Isn’t Quite Dead!

CFN –  Cornwall Ontario resident Barrie Brown was shocked when his daughter brought him a condolence note from SD&SG MP Guy Lauzon on Barrie’s passing! We interviewed him to make sure it wasn’t another Barrie Brown hoaxing us with fake I’m alive communication. Our Condolences to the family of anyone that did pass away and […]

Beavergate in Cornwall Ontario – Protesters Refused to Speak at City Council – March on Council – May 15, 2012

Beavergate in Cornwall Ontario – Protesters Refused to Speak at City Council – March on Council – May 15, 2012

CFN – Monday night was a delegation attend City Council.  Twenty five or so citizens and activists who are upset with City Council’s actions in Beavergate to day in this city of 46,000 in Ontario.  (PREVIOUS STORY) At issue is the Conibear Kill trapping in a city owned nature trail; Guindon park.  When a 90 […]

Mercury Poisoning from Dental Amalgam Admitted by Norway Government by Kevin Parkinson

Mercury Poisoning from Dental Amalgam Admitted by Norway Government by Kevin Parkinson

CFN – In recent news Norwegian health authorities have recognized the dangers of mercury poisoning by awarding Tordis Stigen Klausen a sum of $10,000.   She is the first dental assistant to have mercury poisoning recognized as an occupational illness.  She is also the first dental assistant to receive compensation for mercury poisoning in Norway, as […]

Equality for All Protest at Cornwall Ontario Community Hospital – Saturday May 26, 2012

Equality for All Protest at Cornwall Ontario Community Hospital – Saturday May 26, 2012

PROTEST RALLY EQUALITY FOR ALL _________________________________ WHEN:  MAY 26 SATURDAY 1 PM WHERE:  CORNWALL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL WHY:  ANYONE WHO HAS BEEN DISADVANTAGED BY “LANGUAGE” DISCRIMINATORY HIRING PRACTICES NEEDS TO ATTEND.   DO IT FOR YOURSELF, YOUR KIDS, YOUR GRANDKIDS….JUST DO IT!!!!!!! Cornwall Ontario Nurse Christopher Cameron and his group are organizing another protest for Saturday May 26 […]

Tim Burton’s Dark Shadows Delivers – Eva Green Steals Show in Johnny Depp Remake REVIEW by Jamie Gilcig.

Tim Burton’s Dark Shadows Delivers – Eva Green Steals Show in Johnny Depp Remake REVIEW by Jamie Gilcig.

CFN – I am always fascinated at the evolution of film making.  Being one myself I’ve studied the history of film since its inception. Today more and more movies rely on digital technology for many areas that  used to have full artistry. Director Tim Burton has been wrestling with Technology from the 3D effects in […]

MOHAWK COUNCIL OF AKWESASNE RESPONDS TO SEAWAY INTERNATIONAL BRIDGE CORPORATION’S DECISION TO RELOCATE TOLLBOOTH PLAZA

MOHAWK COUNCIL OF AKWESASNE RESPONDS TO SEAWAY INTERNATIONAL BRIDGE CORPORATION’S DECISION TO RELOCATE TOLLBOOTH PLAZA

CFN – The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne issued the following statement today in response to the Seaway International Bridge Corporation’s (SIBC) decision to relocate the tollbooth plaza to the north end of the new low-level bridge that is being constructed for the Three Nations International Bridge Crossing:   The Mohawk Council is opposed to the […]

POLICE SEEKING ASSISTANCE & Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Thursday May 10, 2012

POLICE SEEKING ASSISTANCE & Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Thursday May 10, 2012

THEFT INVESTIGATION               Cornwall, ON- The Cornwall Community Police Service is requesting the assistance of the community in identifying the individual involved in a Theft that took place on the 20h of April, 2012 at a local financial facility.   It is alleged that the suspects attended the bank and withdrew money from someone else’s bank […]

CD HOWE INSTITUTE : How Best to Smother Sales of Contraband Cigarettes

CD HOWE INSTITUTE : How Best to Smother Sales of Contraband Cigarettes

CFN – Government efforts to tax cigarettes in Canada can have unintended consequences for tax revenues and the supply of contraband cigarettes, according to a report released today by the C.D. Howe Institute. In “A Taxing Dilemma: Assessing the Impact of Tax and Price Changes on the Tobacco Market,” Concordia University economists Ian Irvine and […]

Beavergate : Lodge is now EMPTY of Beavers in Guindon Park in Cornwall Ontario – Lesley Fox Writes Letter to Council

Beavergate : Lodge is now EMPTY of Beavers in Guindon Park in Cornwall Ontario – Lesley Fox Writes Letter to Council

CFN –  Rebecca Sorrell walked in Guindon Park with me and talked about the City of Cornwall’s odd response to a request to a 90 Day Moratorium to Beaver trapping in the City Controlled Nature trail. Beaver Lodge in Guindon Park With 500 acres it seemed preposterous to cull a family of 5 beavers that were living […]