Harper Government Takes Actions to Protect Canadian Arctic sovereignty – New Registration Laws – Monday March 1, 2010

Harper Government Takes Actions to Protect Canadian Arctic sovereignty – New Registration Laws – Monday March 1, 2010

Cornwall ON- The Harper Government is getting tough on Canada’s Arctic sovereignty by implementing new registration laws for shipping through the North West passage. LINK The planned Northern Canada Vessel Traffic Services Zone, announced late Friday by Transport Minister John Baird, falls short of opposition demands to target all sizes of vessels but could still spark objections […]

CANADA WINS 3-2! Sidney Crosby scores Winning Goal in Over Time – Team USA Wins Silver in Men’s Hockey for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver British Columbia

There is no shame for the American National Hockey Team.   They fought mightily, but Sidney Crosby did what you expect the best player on a team to do. He won the game for Team Canada in Overtime.  Final Score 3-2 – shots on goal were 39-36 for Team Canada.  Roberto Luongo; Montreal area native, […]

M.P. Gerard Kennedy resurfacing in fashion – Commentary by Ken Smith – Cornwall Ontario – February 28, 2010

M.P. Gerard Kennedy resurfacing in fashion Maybe you remember M.P. Gerard Kennedy. He gave us single-handedly Stephane Dion. Kennedy, third in the 2006 Liberal leadership race thought an alliance with Quebec’s Stephane Dion in fourth place would beat frontrunner Michael Ignatieff. Kennedy was right and the Liberals ended up with a fourth-best leader. Dion then carried […]

Letter to the Editor – John Milnes – Incompetence and Security – February 28, 2010

Dear Sir: Prime Minister Harper, aided by Luc Lauzon and all the other anti-democracy Conservative Members of Parliament, determined to close down Parliament so they could play around, unimpeded by the opposition.  Everything fell nicely into place. The nightmare of Haiti was to provide a ready made grandstand opportunity and the security at our airports gave them […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Food for Thought – Canadian Organic Conference Gala Evening – Dr. Wayne Roberts – February 28, 2010

Food for Thought I attended the Canadian Organic Conference Gala Evening Friday, February 26th; an evening which has traditionally kicked off a Saturday of workshops, lively conversation and information pertaining to Organic and Sustainable farming practices.  It actually has the flavour of a country social where old friends and new gather to eat, laugh and share. […]

BREAKING NEWS – Chile ROCKED by Massive EARTHQUAKE – Massive compared to Haiti – 8.8 Quake has Tsunami Watch Reaches Pacific Ocean – Casualties mounting- Saturday February 27, 2010

A massive 8.8 earthquake has ravaged Chile.   The entire centre of the country has been declared a disaster zone.  The quake lasted almost two minutes and was felt away as 3,000 kilometres. Over a dozen after shocks have been reported. Older buildings have taken the brunt of the damage, and there’s been lots of […]

When Large Corporations Become Petty – Editorial – February 27, 2010

We at The Cornwall Free News just celebrated our 1st Anniversary.   It’s something we’re all proud of because many people gave us little chance of making it to our first birthday, but people can surprise you and the response to our online newspaper was way beyond even our own expectations; not only locally here […]

SD&G Food Council Workshop Kicks Off ECO FARM DAY 2010 Festivities – Seawayradio.com broadcasting LIVE from the Ramada today! – February 27, 2010

Cornwall On – Today the SD&G Food Council hosted a workshop on an SDG local food movement at the Ramada Inn in Cornwall. The event was organized by Tom Manley of Homestead Organics and was funded by the SD&G Community Futures Development Corporation (CFDC), represented by Gay Hamilton. The keynote speaker for the event was Dr. Wayne Roberts. […]

SD&G Food Council Workshop Kicks Off ECO FARM DAY 2010 Festivities – Seawayradio.com broadcasting LIVE from the Ramada today! – February 27, 2010

SD&G Food Council Workshop, 26 February 2010 by Reg Coffey Cornwall On – Today the SD&G Food Council hosted a workshop on an SDG local food movement at the Ramada Inn in Cornwall. The event was organized by Tom Manley of Homestead Organics and was funded by the SD&G Community Futures Development Corporation (CFDC), represented […]

Canadian Woman’s Hockey Team Get Gold Medal for Canada and Partying – Editorial – February 27, 2010

At least they were drinking Canadian Beer 🙂 Congratulations to the Woman’s Hockey team for winning gold and making Canada proud.   I’m totally bewildered by all the news drama created by Girls being Girls. Come on; they’re hockey players!    The stuff that I can’t print that I’ve witnessed, never mind the lore of […]

Star Trek’s Walter Koenig “Chekov” son Andrew Koenig – Apparent Suicide Vancouver British Columbia – February 26, 2010

The body of Andrew Koenig, son of Star Trek actor Walter Koenig, was found in Stanley Park in Vancouver British Columbia Canada in an apparent suicide.    Walter Koenig flew to Vancouver from California to participate in the search for his son who had gone missing. LINK Andrew Koenig had appeared in the long gone […]

Coronation Street News – Wee Simon Attends Funeral of Maggie “Blanche Hunt” Jones – Corrie to get its own Nintendo Wii Game! February 26, 2010

The Stars of Coronation Street turned out to say goodbye to Maggie Jones who played Dowager Blanche Hunt with zest and venom to the end. Click this LINK or the photo of Simon to see the stars at the funeral and read the full story. Jones won several comedy awards for her portrayal of the […]

Seawayradio.com goes live officially March 1, 2010 – Special Guest Mayor Bob Kilger of Cornwall Ontario

Seawayradio.com is proud to have as its first guest Mayor Robert “Bob” Kilger of Cornwall Ontario.   News, talk, Sports, Politics, and all request radio live from Cornwall Ontario. Our first official show will start 11:30 PM Monday March 1st.   Go to Seawayradio.com to listen live or see archived shows! Local Community Driven Radio […]

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