Letter to the Editor From Pastor Tom Newton in Cornwall Ontario – A Real Christmas Carol DEC 21, 2015

Letter to the Editor From Pastor Tom Newton in Cornwall Ontario – A Real Christmas Carol  DEC 21, 2015

A Real Christmas Carol By Pastor Tom Newton   As we approach another Christmas, I would like to reflect on Christmas before and after becoming a Christian.  For Christmas before becoming a Christian was a day; to most of us it meant very little.  This year, Christmas will come and go, and it may have […]

What Does City Hall Have Against It’s Public Art Gallery in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig DEC 21, 2015

What Does City Hall Have Against It’s Public Art Gallery in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig DEC 21, 2015

A curious series of events have just transpired this year that is putting yet another cultural asset of the City of Cornwall in peril. First the city cut the funding to its public art gallery to zero in a boggling budget process that saw three councilors cite conflict of interest and one vote against funding […]

20 Year OPP Cst George Duke of Brockville Ontario Charged – DEC 20, 2015

20 Year OPP Cst George Duke of Brockville Ontario Charged – DEC 20, 2015

OPP CHARGE BROCKVILLE MAN (PRESCOTT, ON) – On December 16, 2015 officers with the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Professional Standards Bureau (PSB) arrested and charged an OPP officer in relation to an incident that occurred on September 2, 2015 during a motor vehicle collision investigation in which a 78-year-old Quebec man was assaulted. The victim […]

U.S. Border Patrol Agent Arrests Wanted Sex Offender Robert K Lavelley in Vermont CBP

U.S. Border Patrol Agent Arrests Wanted Sex Offender Robert K Lavelley in Vermont  CBP

    Derby, Vermont — U.S. Border Patrol agents from Newport, Vt., arrestedRobert K. Lavalley, 48, on an outstanding extraditable felony warrant issued for failure to comply with sexual offender guidelines. The U.S. citizen was turned over to the Orleans County Sheriff’s Office, pending transfer to the United States Marshal’s Service.  Once in the Marshal’s custody, […]

Police Stand Off vs Empty Location Again in Cornwall Ontario – Police Blotter DEC 20, 2015 CCPS

Police Stand Off vs Empty Location Again in Cornwall Ontario – Police Blotter DEC 20, 2015 CCPS

BARRICADED PERSON   Cornwall, ON – In the early morning hours of December 18th, 2015 the Cornwall Community Police Service attended a Cariere Street address to investigate an incident which occurred. During their investigation information was received that Fritzner Moise, who is wanted by Montreal Police for attempt murder may be within the residence. Police […]

Missing Fisherman Found Deceased Near Kemptville Ontario OPP DEC 20, 2015

Missing Fisherman Found Deceased Near Kemptville Ontario OPP DEC 20, 2015

  Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police with the assistance of the OPP Underwater Rescue Team, the OPP helicopter and the OPP SAVE Team have located a missing fisherman deceased in the St. Lawrence River off of Adams Island in Edwardsburgh Township. Shortly before 2:00 p.m. on December 19th, police were advised that two fishermen were […]

Over 1,000 Fans Come Out for River Kings Teddy Bear Toss in Cornwall Ontario DEC 20, 2015

Over 1,000 Fans Come Out for River Kings Teddy Bear Toss in Cornwall Ontario  DEC 20, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario – The third annual Teddy Toss was a huge success on Saturday night at the Civic Complex as River Kings fans tossed 1,114 Teddy Bears onto the ice. The team also raised more than $500 in the annual Sparky’s Toy Drive. Cornwall, despite a great third-period comeback, dropped the contest 5-4 in overtime […]

Canada’s New Prime Minister to Make Investment in Science DEC 15, 2015

Canada’s New Prime Minister to Make Investment in Science   DEC 15, 2015

In October, Canada elected their new prime minister, Justin Trudeau. Trudeau, a member of the Liberal Party will be replacing their current prime minister, who is a member of the Conservative Party. Trudeau has promised to make significant changes to many Canadian policies. With one of those changes being to restore government support for basic research […]

Cornwall Regional Police Blotter for DEC 15, 2015 CCPS OPP

Cornwall Regional Police Blotter for DEC 15, 2015 CCPS OPP

BREACH Cornwall, ON – Carrie Anderson, 25 of Cornwall was arrested on December 14th, 2015 and charged with breach of recognizance for failing to abide by curfew. It is alleged during the month of October, 2015 the woman breached her conditions and police were contacted to investigate. On December 14th, 2015 the woman attended police […]

OPP Charge Megabus Driver Gary Graham After Investigation to June Collision DEC 14, 2015

OPP Charge Megabus Driver Gary Graham After Investigation to June Collision DEC 14, 2015

CHARGE LAID IN COLLISION (South Glengarry) – Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged the male driver of a double decker bus following an investigation into a collision that occurred on Highway 401, South Glengarry Township on June 23, 2015. At approximately 2:30pm, a westbound Megabus carrying several passengers collided with […]

82 Year Old Mows Down Pedestrians in Alexandria Ontario DEC 11, 2015 OPP

82 Year Old Mows Down Pedestrians in Alexandria Ontario DEC 11, 2015 OPP

OPP Confirmed a single vehicle collision that sent two to hospital.    At approximately 6 PM on the 11th a couple, on Main Street in Alexandria, both 23, were struck and taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The driver was not charged.   CFN viewer Ashley Sutherland who submitted the photos stated: “They’re both in […]

Monday Police Blotter for Cornwall Region DEC 14, 2015 CCPS OPP

Monday Police Blotter for Cornwall Region DEC 14, 2015 CCPS OPP

WARRANT Cornwall, ON – A 25-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on December 11th, 2015 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged during an argument in the month of June, 2015 the man assaulted his 18-year-old girlfriend, threatened her and damaged some of her property. Police were contacted and a warrant was issued for […]

Legendary Photographer Barrie Wentzell in Cornwall for TAG Fund Raiser DEC 11, 2015

Legendary Photographer Barrie Wentzell in Cornwall for TAG Fund Raiser DEC 11, 2015

Jimi Hendrix, Freddie Mercury, Jim Morrison from the Doors, all of The Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Miles Davis, Leonard Cohen, the Who, Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, and just about every major musical head liner from 1965 to 1975 crossed the lens of Barrie Wentzell. Mr. Wentzell also became friends with many […]