Political Times by Mike Roache – Secret Service – April 23, 2012

Political Times by Mike Roache –  Secret Service  – April 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 newspapers […]

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Monday April 23, 2012

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Monday April 23, 2012

IMPAIRED OPERATION & OVER 80               Cornwall, ON – Ryan McDonald, 33 of Cornwall was arrested in the early hours of April 20th, 2012. It is alleged that he was operating a motor vehicle on Brookdale Avenue while under the influence of alcohol. He was charged with Impaired Operation and transported for further testing which […]

Open Mike by Mike Bedard: I think it is time for Bob Kilger to resign as Mayor!

Open Mike by Mike Bedard:  I think it is time for Bob Kilger to resign as Mayor!

CFN – Opportunity to improve the process or an Opportunity for the public to see the process isn’t being followed? Mayor Kilger is quoted as saying the following in the standard free-holder:   “I’m confident the process was respected for matters to be included in closed session, and I stand by it,” said Kilger.   […]

Municipal Theater Company of Cornwall City Council – Procedural By Law REDUX by Corneliu Kirjan – April 22, 2012

Municipal Theater Company of Cornwall City Council – Procedural By Law REDUX  by Corneliu Kirjan – April 22, 2012

CFN – On Monday, April 16, I decided to get more involved in the city’s municipal life and attended the special meeting of the council, which was to decide how it would replace the departing Councillor Leslie O’Shaughnessy. We all remember that right after the announcement of his resignation, the Council announced that a “ghost” […]

Political Times by Mike Roache – Jerry Springer Is Calling Mr. President – April 21, 2012

Political Times by Mike Roache – Jerry Springer Is Calling Mr. President  – April 21, 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 newspapers […]

420 on Parliament Hill Sets Attendance Record by Russell Barth – April 20, 2012

420 on Parliament Hill Sets Attendance Record  by Russell Barth – April 20, 2012

CFN -As Ottawa’s (arguably) most publicly-known marijuana activist, I have been consistently embarrassed in the eyes of my fellow activists – both nationally and internationally – by Ottawa stoners’ propensity for splitting the 420 crowds into two. Year after year, half the participants were going to Parliament Hill, and half were going to nearby Major’s Hill […]

CANADA’S LARGEST TITANIC MOVIE MEMORABILIA COLLECTION ON DISPLAY IN SOUTH STORMONT ONTARIO – EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

CANADA’S LARGEST TITANIC MOVIE MEMORABILIA COLLECTION ON DISPLAY IN SOUTH STORMONT ONTARIO  – EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

CFN – Cornwall Free News viewers may recall our story and video last Friday (LINK) in which Tammie Grant shared her dream of a new area tourist attraction in the form of a Titanic museum in Long Sault.  Well, on Saturday and Sunday afternoon between noon and 5 p.m., everyone is invited to stop by the new South Stormont Community Hall (next […]

Moustache Joes Helps Celebrate Daffodil Month in Cornwall Ontario – April 20, 2012

Moustache Joes Helps Celebrate Daffodil Month in Cornwall Ontario – April 20, 2012

CFN – Pictured above are Bernadette Clement – Honourary Daffodil Chair, Mary Hobbs – Ontario East Regional Director Canadian Cancer Society, Joe Aiello – Owner Moustache Joe’s and Sharyn Duffey – Fundraising Coordinator Canadian Cancer Society, enjoying a meal at one of the participating restaurants who are supporting the Canadian Cancer Society during Daffodil month. […]

Councilor Rivette Complaints Stick as Cornwall City Council Deemed to Have Acted Improperly – April 20, 2012

Councilor Rivette Complaints Stick as Cornwall City Council Deemed to Have Acted Improperly – April 20, 2012

CFN –  You have to give CAO Paul Fitzpatrick kudos for timing.   Having been on sick leave now he’s missed the final budget mess in Cornwall that saw a 2% increase or roughly $1.4 Million dollars.  He’s vacationing in Hawaii according to an inside source from city hall. About the number that City Councilor […]

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Friday April 20, 2012

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Friday April 20, 2012

Emergency or “Grandparent” Scam   Though the “Emergency Scam” (or sometimes referred to as the “Grandparent Scam”) has been around for years, the Cornwall Community Police Service warns the public to be on alert after noting a marked increase in the number of complaints recently. In the typical scenario, a grandparent receives a phone call […]