Letter to the Editor – Liz Craik Not Happy with Ottawa Decision to Move Lily & her Kits – BEAVER

Letter to the Editor – Liz Craik Not Happy with Ottawa Decision to Move Lily & her Kits – BEAVER

Dear Editor,   Mayor Jim Watson, the City of Ottawa and the Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) decided last week to ‘relocate’ Lily and her two kits, the beavers who had been residing at the Paul Lindsay Park Pond since last summer. This ‘relocation’ seems somewhat suspicious due to the clandestine nature of how it […]

Wild Life Demonstration to be Held in Ottawa After Resignation After Wildlife Strategy Plan Rejected – FRIDAY September 14, 2012

Wild Life Demonstration to be Held in Ottawa After Resignation After Wildlife Strategy Plan Rejected – FRIDAY September 14, 2012

  CFN – Wildlife organizations, appointed to help develop a Wildlife Strategy for Ottawa, have resigned in frustration, requesting that their organizations’ names be removed from any final document produced by the city.   Donna DuBreuil, president of the Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre (OCWC) said   “we regret having to make this decision because we were instrumental […]

Ottawa Couple You Tube Video on Epileptic Seizure Education Passes Million View Mark – by Russell Barth

Ottawa Couple You Tube Video on Epileptic Seizure Education Passes Million View Mark – by Russell Barth

CFN – In January of 2007, my wife Christine Lowe and I posted a video on Youtube of Christine having an epileptic seizure. We’d searched Youtube with the words “epilepsy”, “seizure”, “seize”, and so on, and found little of any real worth. Kids faking them for a laugh, flickering cartoons that can cause them, or […]

Chick Fight Lands One in Hospital in Cornwall Ontario – Your Police Blotter for the Wednesday September, 12, 2012

Chick Fight Lands One in Hospital in Cornwall Ontario – Your Police Blotter for the Wednesday September, 12, 2012

OVER 80               Cornwall, ON- Richard Wiseman, 48 of Cornwall was arrested in the afternoon of September 11th, 2012. It is alleged that he was operated a motor vehicle on Louisa Street while under the influence of alcohol. He was charged with Over .80. and released to appear in court on September 25th, 2012.   […]

Letter to the Editor – Harry Valentine of Cornwall Ontario on EOHU Flouride Support & Council Presentation

Letter to the Editor – Harry Valentine of Cornwall Ontario on EOHU Flouride Support & Council Presentation

On Monday evening,  Paul Brisebois, spokesman for Fluoride Free Cornwall appeared before Cornwall City Council asking that the city stop adding fluoride ro the municipal water supply. His submission had previously been posted on the website for the agenda of council meetings. . During his presentation, Brisebois mentioned that he had contacted city staff to find our when Cornwall began to […]

Sultan Jessa Awarded Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal by Canadian Governor General David Johnston

Sultan Jessa Awarded Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal by Canadian Governor General David Johnston

CFN – Canada’s Governor-General David Johnston today presented the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal to Sultan Jessa, a retired journalist. Awards were presented to 35 Canadians at a Special ceremony in Ottawa. This medal, specially created to mark the 60th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II, was presented to Sultan for his significant achievements and remarkable services. He […]

Reminiscences of September 11, 2001 by Craig Carter Edwards 9/11

Reminiscences of September 11, 2001 by Craig Carter Edwards 9/11

CFN – Word first reached us by telephone.  My then-girlfriend took the call; it was her sister, saying something incomprehensible about a plane flying into the Empire State Building.    On September 11, 2001, we were living in an apartment complex in Najusi, a small city in the South-Western corner of South Korea.  It was our first big adventure […]

Brooks & Dunn Tribute Fund Raiser for the Port Theatre in Cornwall Ontario – September 22, 2012

Brooks & Dunn Tribute Fund Raiser for the Port Theatre in Cornwall Ontario – September 22, 2012

Jeff Brunet and Alkaline Entertainment  are proud to present their second live Music event at the Grand Dame of Eastern Ontario – the Port Theatre in Cornwall Ontario on Saturday September 22, 2012! The fund raiser is to help save one of the last original Roxy theatre’s and restore her to beauty! Hard Workin’ Men, […]

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Monday September 10, 2012

Your Police Blotter for the Cornwall Ontario Area for Monday September 10, 2012

WARRANT             Cornwall, ON- Michael Johnson, 59 of Cornwall was arrested on September 7th, 2012 under the strength of an outstanding warrant. It is alleged that on September 27th, 2010 he failed to attend court and a bench warrant was issued. He was held in custody until court the following day.   Cornwall, ON- Natalie Cole, […]

With Rob Ford Under the Gun Is it Time to Investigate Mayor Kilger & City Hall in Cornwall Ontario?

With Rob Ford Under the Gun Is it Time to Investigate Mayor Kilger & City Hall in Cornwall Ontario?

CFN –  Mayor Rob Ford of Toronto being grilled and exposed this week has created a lot of buzz here in Cornwall Ontario where many are calling for the some kind of inquiry into the machinations of City Hall under Mayor Kilger, his council, and some senior management. Essentially many feel that the balance of […]