Habs Hold On to Beat Sens 2-1 – NHL Scores – November 5, 2011

CFN –  Montreal held on and defeated the Ottawa Senators 2-1 Friday night at Scotia Bank Place.  It was a gritty affair and had some interesting moments.    Yannick Weber had over 20 minutes of ice time for the Habs showing how he’s maturing as a defenseman.  No more playing left wing.   He also […]


CFN – The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne (MCA), Akwesasne Mohawk Police Services (AMPS) and the Akwesasne Mohawk Police Commission have issued the following public statement today regarding the vehicle accident that occurred on Oct. 26, 2011 on North Road in Hogansburg, New York, which claimed the lives of two young Akwesasne residents.   The MCA, […]

Cornwall Ontario DBIA Home for the Holidays Christmas House Tour 2011 in sponsored by Scotiabank & Remax – Wednesday Nov 30th, 2011

The Downtown Cornwall Business Improvement Area is once again hosting the Home for the Holidays Christmas House Tour.  The tour will take place on Wednesday, November 30 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm.  Tickets are $34 (includes HST) and are now on sale at Life’s Little Pleasures, Re/Max, Scotiabank, Cornwall branch, Auld Kirktown, The Picket Fence […]

Pandora Unforgettable Moments at Pommier Jewellers – 6 Second Street East in Downtown Cornwall Ontario – November 4, 2011

CFN –   Pommier Jewellers are ready for all of your Holiday shopping needs!   Visit their family run store at 6 Second Street East in beautiful downtown Cornwall Ontario and see the Pommier difference! Get the service and care that you can only get from a family run tradition! Pommier Jewellers, your place to shop  in Cornwall Ontario! Visit […]

Men’s Group Formed To Address Violence Against Women And Children in Cornwall Ontario – November 4, 2011

  CFN – A group of men from Cornwall have joined together to work towards eliminating violence against women and children in the community.  The Building Better Men Group was officially unveiled on Friday, November 4th during a gathering at City Hall.  Among other things, the new Group will work to raise awareness of violence […]

Old Boys Club Gets New Lease on Life as Latour Wealth Management Purchases Iconic Building in Cornwall Ontario- November 4, 2011

Old Boys Club Gets New Lease on Life as Latour Wealth Management Purchases Iconic Building in Cornwall Ontario- November 4, 2011

  CFN – Long Sault resident and president of Team Cornwall, Gilles Latour is helping breathe new life into one of Cornwall’s more distinguished addresses. Mr. Latour, purchased the century-old, two-storey, red-brick building at 42 Second Street East earlier this year.    “This building has a lot of history yet it is also perfectly suited for the […]

The Cornwall Free News Photo of the Day – November 3, 2011 – Sharing a Laugh with Grandma by Jacqueline Milner

CFN –   Photograph Title:  “Sharing a Laugh with Grand-ma”. Eastern Ontario Photographer, Visual Artist, Environmentalist, Teacher and Writer Jacqueline Milner, has had a home based Studio, Image-ine Photography, for nearly 10 years.  She has won many awards  for her Visual and Photographic Art.  Jacqueline crafted a photograph for The Annual Juried Massena, New York Art Association which is the only Photograph in […]

Letter to the Editor – Charley Urbane of Port Elgin Ontario Doesn’t Like Wind Turbines – November 3, 2011

And The Finger Points To   Let’s take a closer look at who is really responsible for the pollution that’s causing this alleged “Global Warming” or “Climate Change”.   Who’s manufacturing cars, buses, trains, ships and planes with polluting engines, that we are forced to use?   Who’s having huge crude oil spills, building coal, […]

Liberal Leader Bob Rae Exits Libs from Parliament over Unilingual Appointment of Michael Ferguson as new Auditor General of Canada – November 3, 2011

CFN –  I like Bob Rae a lot.  I think he’s a skilled politician and a great speaker.  I think he’s a good man too, and I know from personal experience that he’s willing to listen to people as he’s granted me a few interviews over the last three years. Today in a great political […]

Notes from Abroad by Tabatha Pilon in Denmark – The 4 D’s & 7 B’s of Being an Exchange Student. November 3, 2011

CFN –As an exchange student, I am constantly reminded of the rules: “The 4 D’s”.    No Drinking; No Driving; No Drugs; And No Dating.   More importantly, I am reminded of the 7 Be’s.   BE a Person of Action BE Curious BE Purposeful BE Grateful BE Respectful BE Accountable BE of Service  And the […]

View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Prime Minister Harper’s First Six Months…and next six. – November 3, 2011

CFN – Yesterday Frank Graves and I had an interesting discussion with Don Martin on CTV’s PowerPlay. We looked at Prime Minister Harper’s first six months with his majority government and then at where we felt things might go down the road. I thought this would be a good time to go into more detail. […]

The Cornwall Free News Photo of the Day – November 3, 2011 – Mélanie Brûlée D’Amour live at Eight Zero Zero by Jamie Gilcig

CFN –  Today’s photo of the day is of Mélanie Brûlée D’Amour shot live at Eight Zero Zero on their patio with my JVC Everio. There are some great photographers and great subjects in the world.   We are starting a photograph of the day feature here at The Cornwall Free News.    If you wish […]

$74 Million Dollar Expansion for Akwesasne Mohawk Casino – November 3, 2011

CFN – Those four shovels represent $74M worth of expansion to the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino . The expansion includes: 150 room hotel Lobby renovations meeting and conference rooms Casino floor expansion the Mohawk Bingo Palace relocating to the main location. RV parking Spa, fitness,  & Pool facility and renovations to the main casino.   The […]

Letter to the Editor – John E Milnes of South Stormont Ontario Attacks the Harper Government – November 3, 2011

CFN – Our Canadian Conservative government should be renamed.  More appropriately it should be known as the Confidence Trickster Party of Canada [CTPC].  Since this appears very harsh, even to my eyes, perhaps I should explain, particularly for the benefit of all those who put the ‘Tricksters’ in power. . The governing party constantly tells us it is […]