HOCKEY CRUNCH – Habs Improved After Draft & Free Agent Frenzy. Eichel not best Choice for Centre Addition. By Jamie Gilcig

HOCKEY CRUNCH – Habs Improved After Draft & Free Agent Frenzy.  Eichel not best Choice for Centre Addition. By Jamie Gilcig

July 31, 2021 – With Covid-19 impacting the globe it’s no surprise that it would impact the hockey world. Choosing all the way down at 31st the Habs either could trade up; dump the pick, or go all in and draft Logan Mailloux who normally would not be available at 31. After enduring a social […]

Seniors Situation Room. By Dawn Ford – Covid-19 Confusion & Book Release!

Seniors Situation Room. By Dawn Ford – Covid-19 Confusion & Book Release!

JULY 29, 2021 – There seems to be a lot of confusion about the COVD-19 Virus. One minute the WHO is saying to please wear your masks, keep your distance and follow health regulations because the Delta virus is spreading globally. Then on TV you watch a golf tournament in the USA and see none, […]

View From the Hill. By Keith Beardsley – Who Is behind The Attacks On Green Leader Annamie Paul?

View From the Hill.  By Keith Beardsley – Who Is behind The Attacks On Green Leader Annamie Paul?

JULY 29, 2021 – The Green Party still doesn’t get it. You can’t be successful and win elections or even get MPs elected when you are continually and publicly stabbing your leader in the back. Sorry folks, but that is a recipe for disaster, especially when an election is weeks away. It seems that every […]

Is online bingo sociable?

Is online bingo sociable?

Traditionally, bingo was played in big halls, with the chatter of old, and new, friends buzzing through the room. The Bingo caller would have fun names for the numbers; ‘Two Fat Ladies, 88’ or ‘Number three, cup of tea’ resounding through the room. Bingo was as much about winning and gambling as it was about […]

Jehovah Witness Cornwall Convention Moves Online as Community Deals with Covid-19

Jehovah Witness Cornwall Convention Moves Online as Community Deals with Covid-19

Every summer, the Dumont family looks forward to the weekend of their regional convention. “This is the highlight of the year for us! We buy a new dress, we meet our friends, some of whom we haven’t seen for a whole year, and we love eating outside in parks in Cornwall.” says Twistha with a […]

Seniors Situation Room – 100 First Columns Book & Remembering Loved Ones

Seniors Situation Room – 100 First Columns Book & Remembering Loved Ones

JULY 15, 2021 – A book of the best of my first 100 columns will soon be published. For more information or to register for a pre-book sale please email at: info@cornwallfreenews.com The sitcom” The Golden Girls” was a very popular show that we all enjoyed. It was funny and entertaining show about how three […]

How Students Take Part and Influence Politics

How Students Take Part and Influence Politics

Various debates by the public revolve around whether it is good for students to get involved in politics or not. Today, many students have not known their positions in political issues because they lack knowledge. With adequate political education and how to go about it, we can have college learners actively involved in politics and […]

South Stormont Lands Near 700 Acre Distribution Hub. Developers Complain about Cornwall Red Tape & Taxes. By Jamie Gilcig

South Stormont Lands Near 700 Acre Distribution Hub.  Developers Complain about Cornwall Red Tape & Taxes. By Jamie Gilcig

July 13, 2021 – When you run your business like crap and there’s a nearby option it should be no surprise when people flock to it. Several developers, small and large, spoke with CFN. They shared horror stories and some laughed at the thought of doing business in Cornwall. High taxes, fees, and having to […]

Justice Centre For Constitutional Freedoms (& #Covidiots) Mitigates After Prez Carpay Takes Leave After Authorizing Surveillance of Manitoba Chief Justice

Justice Centre For Constitutional Freedoms (& #Covidiots) Mitigates After Prez Carpay Takes Leave After Authorizing Surveillance of Manitoba Chief Justice

JULY 13, 2021 – It’s been sad. You see a big time name that’s supposed to represent a very important part of maintaining a Democracy and then you end up seeing a group of lawyers essentially, who paid cash to put surveillance on the Chief Justice of Manitoba over Covid regulations. This same group has […]

We need to Fine Those that Contract Covid-19 after October if they have not been Vaccinated. EDITORIAL by Jamie Gilcig

We need to Fine Those that Contract Covid-19 after October if they have not been Vaccinated.  EDITORIAL by Jamie Gilcig

JULY 12, 2021 – Ontario does not have a good record during Covid. The Ford government put in place orders riddled with loopholes that police essentially in many places like Cornwall refused to enforce. This journalist reported several cases to the CPS who refused to take any actions; referring me to the EOHU which is […]

HOCKEY CRUNCH Habs End Cinderella Cup Run. Time to say Goodbye to Bergy, Ducharme, Price & Weber. By Jamie Gilcig

HOCKEY CRUNCH Habs End Cinderella Cup Run.  Time to say Goodbye to Bergy, Ducharme, Price & Weber.  By Jamie Gilcig

July 8, 2021 – What a wild ride this season has been. There’s been some good, but more bad ultimately. The Free Agent pick ups worked out really well. Sadly, some of those character guys that GM Marc Bergevin built this time around kinda punked out. This edition of the Habs reminds me of the […]

OBITUARY – Cornwall Ontario EVELYN ANN RINGE

OBITUARY – Cornwall Ontario EVELYN ANN RINGE

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Evelyn Ann Ringe (née Herrington) on Sunday July 4th, 2021 at the Cornwall Community Hospital at the age of 78 years. Beloved wife of the late Percy Ringe. Loved mother of Brock (Val) and grandmother of her cherished granddaughter Hannah. She will be sadly […]

Reasons Why Student Involvement in Politics Is a Smart Move

Reasons Why Student Involvement in Politics Is a Smart Move

Reasons Why Student Involvement in Politics Is a Smart Move Does student participation in politics have any impact on their lives? Most people have debated over this simple question, with others opposing it while others were defending the position of students in politics. Ultimately, students benefit a lot from involving in political matters in their […]