Hypocrisy in Cornwall Ontario Over Cenotaph Desecration by Jamie Gilcig JULY 13, 2016

Hypocrisy in Cornwall Ontario Over Cenotaph Desecration by Jamie Gilcig JULY 13, 2016

“It is a first. I have never seen such a blatant defacement of our sacred symbol and believe that if other Canadians could see it, they’d be as outraged as I am,” says Bill Maxwell, who is secretary of the Legion’s Poppy and Remembrance Committee. A young man lies in prison waiting a bail hearing […]

Jim Brownell Still Staining Remembrance Day in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig NOV 9, 2015

Jim Brownell Still Staining Remembrance Day in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig NOV 9, 2015

As most regular readers of CFN know I’m very supportive of our military.   From working for the release of Collin Fitzgerald to many other times over the years we at CFN have never said no in supporting our troops. As a matter of fact for the St. Andrews Ball a few years back I […]

Royal Canadian Legion in Cornwall Ontario Gets a Tank! PHOTO OF THE DAY Jan 20, 2015

Royal Canadian Legion in Cornwall Ontario Gets a Tank!  PHOTO OF THE DAY Jan 20, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario – Heavy rotator operator and assistant manager at Cornwall Towing Terry Cleroux submitted his photo of a tank being installed at the Royal Canadian Legion at Second Street and Cumberland in Cornwall earlier today. Cornwall Towing donated their services earning them our Kudo of the Day too! To submit your photo or video of […]

Cover Up Over Poppy Defacement & Mockery in Hate Group Supported by SD&G Highlanders Hon Lt Colonel Jim Brownell – Nov 1, 2014

Cover Up Over Poppy Defacement & Mockery in Hate Group Supported by SD&G Highlanders Hon Lt Colonel Jim Brownell – Nov 1, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – What does the Poppy mean to you as Remembrance Day approaches?   Should we be remembering those who sacrificed their lives only one day per year? Many people have different thoughts about the Poppy which is used by the Legion to raise funds for our Veterans.   Many return maimed, wounded, or […]

From hopelessness to hope: Cornwall’s poppy defacement after the tragic loss of reservist Nathan Cirillo By Mary Anne Pankhurst

From hopelessness to hope: Cornwall’s poppy defacement after the tragic loss of reservist Nathan Cirillo  By Mary Anne Pankhurst

Hope doesn’t always spring eternal. This was especially true (for me) in late summer, after the 100th anniversary of WW1 slipped back into the past, and August was on the wane. By that time, it was fully two months after the defacement of the poppy (by a gang that grew to well over 550 Cornwall-N-Area […]

TC Media Editor Making it Personal in Cornwall Over Glens Poppy Defacing Supporting H Lt Colonel Jim Brownell

TC Media Editor Making it Personal in Cornwall Over Glens Poppy Defacing Supporting H Lt Colonel Jim Brownell

CORNWALL Ontario – Politics has been compared to war in some ways; but sometimes it’s just petty and sometimes it’s just personal. Maybe it’s because The Seaway News is the number three media in Cornwall? ( they moved up after Corus Radio shut down its newsroom losing three jobs in Cornwall) Before CFN was created […]