Canada Celebrates its 11th Saint by Don Smith – October 31, 2010 – Montreal Quebec

Montreal QC – On October 17th, in St. Peter’s Square, the Church formally recognized Montreal’s Brother André Bessette (1845-1937) as a Saint of God.  An estimated 2,000 or so Canadians flew to Rome to join other pilgrims for this joyous event.Somewhat closer to home, on October 30th, Montreal’s Olympic Stadium witnessed some 45,000 pilgrims attend […]

Happy Halloween from and the Cornwall Free News – The Free For All starts at 7:30 PM EST – Call in Toll Free 1.877.640.1175

Cornwall ON- It’s that time for all of the creepy little goblins and pretty little princesses to make their way through the streets taking treats or dishing out tricks! Halloween is my favorite holiday and I hope that all of you have a safe and happy Halloween!    Make sure those costumes are bright and […]

Habs Lose; Leafs Lose, Sens Lose, Flames Snuffed out – NHL SCORES – October 31, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Mr Markov’s return, to home ice was a bit anti-climactic as the Habs fell to the lowly Florida Panthers 3-1.    It wasn’t for lack of shots as Montreal out shot the Panthers 41-31. They evened the score in the second 1-1, but the Jaroslav Spacek pulled down David Booth which resulted […]

Letter to the Editor by John E Milnes – South Stormont Ontario – Harper Government New Legislation on Immigrants – October 31, 2010

The federal government has tabled new legislation with respect to refugees and has, once again, completely missed the mark.  Now, I know, it is easy to sit on the sidelines and make judgements but, really, this latest Conservative initiative can best be described as an avoidance of taking responsible action. There are very simple steps […]

Letter to the Editor by Tammy A Hart – Newington Ontario – Are the Counties NUTS? What on earth justifies a $8000.00 a year increase?

Newington ON  – Are the Counties NUTS?  What on earth justifies a $8000.00 a year increase? This past October the Counties passed a by-law increasing the honorarium for the Wardens position from $19,159 to $27,000 that’s almost an $8,000 increase. Members of Council will receive an honorarium of $10,000 from what use to be $8,515, basically $1,500 more, […]

Halloween Hullabaloo 2010 at Spotlight Hall and Conference Centre at City Limits for Pride/Fierté – Saturday October 30, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Autumn is here again and once more it’s time to gear up for the highest of high holidays on the LGBT calendar. Pride/Fierté Cornwall will be marking it with the 2010 edition of their annual Halloween Hullabaloo on Saturday, October 30th. They’ll be back at the Spotlight Hall and Conference Centre at […]

Rob Ford Takes Toronto – Richard Komorowski looks at the possible Implications and Future for the new Mayor – October 30, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON –In contrast to most of the province, especially Ottawa, Toronto voters  opted for the extreme right for the next four years. . Rob Ford, the renegade councillor from Etobicoke, handily beat runner-up and former provincial cabinet minister George Smitherman. . Ford took 383,501 votes (47.1%) compared to Smitherman’s 289,832 votes (35.6%). Third place […]

Habs Win Again 3-1 over Islanders in Alex Auld’s debut – Edmonton 7-4 Win Over Hawks – NHL Scores – Saturday October 30, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – How bad can a defense be when Alex Auld can get a win in net as the Montreal Canadiens back up got last night in Montreal’s 3-1 victory over the New York Islanders? Benoit Pouliot, Tomas Plekanec, and Travis Moen hit the back of the net for Montreal.   Hal Gill took […]

ARTpreneur to Host Network Sizzler With Conference Guest Speakers and Panelists – November 5th 4:30-7PM at NAV CAN – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – ARTpreneur is hosting “Network Sizzler”, a wine and cheese event, on November 5th from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm at Nav Canada for $10.00.  The event will give attendees an opportunity to meet with the special line-up of guests scheduled for the ARTpreneur conference.  Those attending the entire ARTpreneur conference will be […]

WATER EFFICIENCY TEAM REACHES TARGET! Raisin Region Conservation Authority (RRCA) program helps area save over 23 million liters of water – October 29, 2010

Cornwall ON – The Water Efficiency Team (W.E.T.) has been actively providing educational materials and in home support for local residents over the past few months again this past summer and have attained their goal. One hundred and fifty-five (155) homes throughout Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry, Prescott & Russell and parts of the City of […]

Matt Cain Ables the San Francisco Giants to 9-0 Shut Out Win over The Texas Rangers in Game 2 of the World Series – October 29, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Matt Cain put the San Francisco Giants two games away from their first World Series win since 1954. They say pitching and defense win World Series and it looks like the San Francisco Giants are proving  just that with a team that’s very different than the Barry Bonds era teams the put […]

Alex Kovalev Scores rare goal – Sens Win – Calgary Scores 5 – Loses to Avalanche – NHL SCORES – Friday October 29, Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Not only did Alex “Big Dawg” Kovalev score a goal, but the Ottawa Senators won a game defeating 5-3.    Daniel Alfredsson, Mike Fisher, Milan Michalek, and Zack Smith also scored. Tim Thomas shut out the Maple Leafs 2-0 in Bean Town.   The Leafs have now fallen to 5-3-1 for the […]

LIMEWIRE SQUEEZED DRY – Music Sharing Service Shut Down – October 28, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Limewire, the music sharing service has been shut down by Court injunction.   After losing a copyright infringement case several months ago the writing was on the wall for the pioneer in music sharing technology. LINK “disappointed with this turn of events.” “We are extremely proud of our pioneering history and have, […]

Over 750,000 Nissans Recalled in North America – 2M Plus World Wide over Ignition Issues – Cornwall Ontario – October 28, 2010

Cornwall ON – It’s Nissan’s turn in the recall world as over 2 million of their cars have been recalled world wide. LINK The car company said that the recall was due to a faulty engine control system. Among the models being recalled are the Cube, March, Tida and six other models. The problem leads […]

Ottawa Demands Change – Jim Watson Wins by a Landslide by Richard Komorowski – Cornwall Ontario – October 28, 2010

Cornwall ON – There was little surprise in Ottawa last night as the election results rolled in – out with Larry O’Brien, and in with Jim Watson. Throughout the mayoral campaign, there has been little doubt as to the outcome. Since 2006, when Larry O’Brien took over the mayor’s seat, controversy has reigned. For example, […]

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