Sobey’s Freshco Car Crash Raises Development Questions in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig – POLL Waterfront

CFN – Cornwall Ontario reminds me of Pittsburgh in many ways.  As its early industries faded away new opportunities were created. While many suffer during transitions if handled well new opportunities can lead to prosperity. In Cornwall’s case a whole waterfront will be up for grabs.  While there are some pollution issues and we do […]

First Car Wreck in Front of the New Freshco in Cornwall Ontario – September 30, 2013

First Car Wreck in Front of the New Freshco in Cornwall Ontario – September 30, 2013

CFN – The 9th & Marlborough/McConell are of Cornwall Ontario is already one of the traffic areas of concern here in the city.    Now with the development of the hospital and new Freshco shopping mall has scene its first car incident before its doors open. Photo courtesy Michel Lalonde The two car collision led […]

LTE Eric Little on Planned Celtic Cross Irish Memorial for Lamoureux Park in Cornwall Ontario UEL

LTE Eric Little on Planned Celtic Cross Irish Memorial for Lamoureux Park in Cornwall Ontario UEL

I walked Lamoureux Park one day last week, as many do every day. . Kids on the play structure, biking,  walking, jogging and even the odd kite flyer make good use of the scenic paths and grounds. While reading recently the SD & G Historical Society joined with an Irish Memorial Committee to highlight another […]

Business & Charity Do Mix – CLICK to find out about CFN’s Adopt a Charity Program! Sept 30, 2013

Business & Charity Do Mix – CLICK to find out about CFN’s Adopt a Charity Program! Sept 30, 2013

CFN – Two huge issues facing communities are how expensive it’s becoming for small business to advertise and for charities to get the word out and help promote what they do in the community! Now CFN has a special ad plan that will allow business to support their favorite charities and gain valuable exposure as […]

Will Quebecor Owned Cornwall Standard Freeholder Survive 2014? POLL

Will Quebecor Owned Cornwall Standard Freeholder Survive 2014?  POLL

CFN – One of the questions I get asked when chatted up in Cornwall the most is whether I think the Cornwall Standard Freeholder will survive?    The venerable old newspaper has endured changes in a changing media world.    It’s parent company, Sun News, owned by media giant Quebecor, has chopped hundreds of jobs […]

Only Two More Fridays Left for the Long Sault Farmer’s Market by Reg Coffey – September 28, 2013

Only Two More Fridays Left for the Long Sault Farmer’s Market by Reg Coffey – September 28, 2013

CFN – There are still plenty of fruit and vegetables to buy at the Long Sault Farmer’s Market but time is marching on and soon snow will be on the ground. Unfortunately there is no more corn available at our market but as you can see in the picture above locally grown strawberries are still […]

Cornwall Ontario Property Standards Advisory Committee Member Resigns & Moves to South Stormont Over Messy City Properties!

Cornwall Ontario Property Standards Advisory Committee Member Resigns & Moves to South Stormont Over Messy City Properties!

CFN – Liane Geoffrion was a member of the newly formed Property Standards Advisory Committee in Cornwall Ontario. She submitted this letter to the Editor after resigning from the Committee and moving to nearby Long Sault in South Stormont Ontario. “Our story begins in 2011 when my husband and I moved to Cornwall and bought a […]

17 Year Old Bicyclist Struck Down by Taxi in Cornwall Ontario by Nathanael Newton VIDEO – Sept 27, 2013

17 Year Old Bicyclist Struck Down by Taxi in Cornwall Ontario by Nathanael Newton VIDEO – Sept 27, 2013

CFN – Nathanael Newton was on scene at an accident that sent a 17 year old girl to hospital after a Taxi struck her off her bicycle in Cornwall Ontario. “Witnesses reported that a taxi driver hit a cyclist on the corner of Amelia and Water streets around noon Friday in Cornwall Ontario. Fire, ambulance […]

7,500 Pot Plants Nabbed by CRTF – Cornwall Ontario & Regional Police Blotter for Friday Sept 27, 2013 OPS OPP SIU

7,500 Pot Plants Nabbed by CRTF – Cornwall Ontario & Regional Police Blotter for Friday Sept 27, 2013 OPS OPP SIU

DRUG WARRANT   Cornwall, ON –  Monte Yancey, age 46, of Cornwall was arrested on the 26th of September 2013.  The Cornwall Community Police Service Street Crime Unit conducted an investigation then obtained and executed a search warrant at a Cornwall residence.  As a result, Monte Yancey was charged with 2 counts of Drug Possession, […]

Cornwall Memes Pulls in More Facebook Likes in One Month Than City of Cornwall Page!

Cornwall Memes Pulls in More Facebook Likes in One Month Than City of Cornwall Page!

CFN – Human nature is a funny thing.    People can say one thing publicly, but what they do is many times very different than what they say. While many have commented their indignation and outrage over the Cornwall Memes facebook page, it now has more likes in one month the City of Cornwall’s actual […]

St. Lawrence College in Cornwall Ontario to Fold Journalism Program by Jamie Gilcig

St. Lawrence College in Cornwall Ontario to Fold Journalism Program by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – I bumped into St. Lawrence College Dean Don Fairweather yesterday.   The mild mannered gentleman and I caught up, and I was saddened to discover that no new students will be admitted to the journalism program as it will be folding. The current class of students will be the last.   We exchanged […]

Nissan Recalls Nearly 1 Million Serena Minivans, Infiniti M Luxury Models & X Trail Over Sensors – Sept 26, 2013

Nissan Recalls Nearly 1 Million Serena Minivans, Infiniti M Luxury Models & X Trail Over Sensors – Sept 26, 2013

CFN – Nissan Motor Co. is recalling 908,900 vehicles around the world over defective accelerator sensors that could cause the engine to stall. Affected vehicles include the Serena minivan, Infiniti M luxury model, X-trail sport utility vehicle and other models.   Sensors, manufactured in Japan, can malfunction, causing the vehicle to slow down and at times […]

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