Tastings in the Glens – Saturday September 8th – Metcalfe Centre – Maxville Ontario

Tastings in the Glens – Saturday September 8th – Metcalfe Centre – Maxville Ontario

CFN – It’s time for the 2012 Tastings in the Glens to raise money for the Glengarry Memorial Hospital Foundation!   This Saturday September 8, 2012! Wine’s, beers, cheese & foods, and some amazing Coffey’s Coffee fine custom roasted coffees! Mixologist Renata Clingen will be at the event as well! Guests will purchase tokens to […]

What do George Orwell’s Animal Farm, the Beatles Yellow Submarine & Heavy Metal have in Common? CFN sits down with Gerald Potterton!

What do George Orwell’s Animal Farm, the Beatles Yellow Submarine & Heavy Metal have in Common?  CFN sits down with Gerald Potterton!

CFN – What do the original animated version of George Orwell’s Animal Farm from 1954:   The Beatles Yellow Submarine and Canuck Classic Heavy Metal have in common? If you guessed director, producer, writer, and artist Gerry Potterton you’d have guessed right!  Mr. Potterton started out in animation after being in the Air Force in […]

SD&G, Cornwall & Akwesasne Arts & Culture Summit – September 22, 2012 Aultsville Theatre – Cornwall Ontario

SD&G, Cornwall & Akwesasne Arts & Culture Summit – September 22, 2012 Aultsville Theatre – Cornwall Ontario

The SDG Community Futures Development Corporation, and Bruce Davis, Cultural Development Coordinator are hosting the 2012 Arts & Culture Summit at Aultsville Theatre in Cornwall Ontario where you will get to vote on SD&G, Cornwall and Akwesasne Arts Council’s first board of directors. Guest Speakers Include: Clayton Windatt, Co-Founder of Nipissing Arts Council/Executive Director, White […]

City of Cornwall Ontario Boycott of CFN Delays Opening of TV Station – August 30, 2012

City of Cornwall Ontario Boycott of CFN Delays Opening of TV Station – August 30, 2012

CFN – Every city should have local media outlets with local content.    It’s that vacuum here in Cornwall Ontario which led to CFN being created and its success with the public. We just celebrated our sixth month with over 1 Million plus page views per month, over 30% of them from Cornwall; with almost […]

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Thursday August 30, 2012

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Thursday August 30, 2012

FRAUD               Cornwall, ON- Jarod Burd, 36 of Cornwall was arrested on August 29th, 2012. It is alleged that between July 21st and 28th, 2012 he attended a local bank, deposited empty envelopes and withdrew money unlawfully. Police were contacted and an investigation followed. He was charged with 3 counts of Fraud under $5000 and released […]

Apparent underground fire is cause for alarm in Cornwall Ontario by Don Smith – August 29, 2012

Apparent underground fire is cause for alarm in Cornwall Ontario by Don Smith – August 29, 2012

CFN – At about the supper hour today, a single fire truck was dispatched to the 300 block of Seventh Street West.  Home owners Vince and Rhonda Joubert were at work at the time, but returned home to investigate.  A neighbour to the east had been noticing a burning leaves smell since Monday and was advised today […]

Language Fairness demanded of people in Glass “House” in Cornwall Ontario by Don Smith

Language Fairness demanded of people in Glass “House” in Cornwall Ontario by Don Smith

CFN – This morning, symbolically standing in solidarity with non-Francophones in the neighbouring province of Quebec, some members of the area’s Language Fairness for All and the Ottawa-based Canadians for Language Fairness groups brought their latest Act of Activism to Cornwall’s Federal building on Water Street, across from the Civic Complex and Marina 200.  They […]

Mail Fraud at City Hall in Cornwall Ontario? Former Councilor O’Shaughnessy Confirms Envelopes Not Delivered – August 28, 2012

Mail Fraud at City Hall in Cornwall Ontario?  Former Councilor O’Shaughnessy Confirms Envelopes Not Delivered – August 28, 2012

CFN – What’s considered mail and what’s considered mail fraud? mail noun 1. letters, packages, etc., that are sent or delivered by meansof the postal system: Storms delayed delivery of the mail. 2. a single collection of such letters, packages, etc., as sent ordelivered: to open one’s mail; to find a bill in the mail; The mail for England was put on the noon plane. 3. Also, mails. the system, usually operated or supervised bythe national government, for sending or delivering letters,packages, etc.; postal system: to buy clothes by mail. 4.a train, boat, etc., as a carrier of postal matter. 5. electronic mail;  e-mail. And the Canadian definition of Mail Fraud courtesy of Wikipedia: Canada Section 380(1) of the Criminal Code of Canada provides the general definition for fraud in Canada: 380. (1) Every one who, by deceit, falsehood or other fraudulent […]

Get Cracking Diner in Cornwall Ontario hits SEA 100th External Employee Milestone by Don Smith

Get Cracking Diner in Cornwall Ontario hits SEA 100th External Employee Milestone by Don Smith

CFN-Julie Brisebois’ Get Cracking Diner on Pitt at 6th St. E. received special recognition at noon today. The restaurant has hired the 100th full-time employee of Self Employment Assistance (SEA) program sponsored businesses. The count does not include the 637 self-employed graduates of the SEA program offered through St. Lawrence College over the past twelve […]

Walmart in Cornwall Ontario & CREIT Kibosh 12th Annual CHEO Fund Raiser In Their Parking Lot

Walmart in Cornwall Ontario & CREIT Kibosh 12th Annual CHEO Fund Raiser In Their Parking Lot

CFN –   People in Cornwall Ontario have always been huge supporters of The Children’s Hospital of Ontario (CHEO) and for 11 years First Student bus drivers have been fundraising for them. The big yearly fund raiser, called their Survivor event,  has been held in the Cornwall Walmart parking lot on Brookdale.  From Friday night […]

Alkaline Entertainment Announces Brooks & Dunn Tribute Concert at The Port Theatre in Cornwall Ontario – September 22, 2012

Alkaline Entertainment Announces Brooks & Dunn Tribute Concert at The Port Theatre in Cornwall Ontario – September 22, 2012

CFN –  Glenn McGillivray, known as “The Grouch” by many long time patrons of the struggling Port Theatre in Cornwall Ontario was smiling Friday as Jeff Brunet and his new team member, former Councilor and Musician Mark A MacDonald held a press conference to announce their second live musical event at the venerable theatre. The […]

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