Markov out Breezer in? Habs in Buffalo Tonight Leafs Face Caps

Markov out Breezer in? Habs in Buffalo Tonight Leafs Face Caps

All 30 teams play tonight.   That’s a whole lot of hockey.   Montreal Canadiens D man Andrei Markov will be out for at least 3 months after a tendon injury in a collision with Carey Price in the Habs season opener against the Leafs. Rumblings are that Patrice Brisebois will be pulled from retirement.  It makes […]

Where to find us this busy Weekend in Cornwall! Farmers’ Market George Assaly Lane – 2009 Cornwall Fall Home & Harvest Show Cornwall Civic Complex Hot Dog & Sausage Fund Raiser for the Cornwall Dog Park

Where to find us this busy Weekend in Cornwall!   Farmers’ Market George Assaly Lane – 2009 Cornwall Fall Home & Harvest Show Cornwall Civic Complex Hot Dog & Sausage Fund Raiser for the Cornwall Dog Park

We need helpers here at The Cornwall Free News.  I’m trying to figure out how to be at all the events I want to cover, write the stories that need to be written, and somehow chase down some new sponsors! Today you can find me at The 2009 Home & Harvest show after 5PM at […]

Montreal Edges the Leafs 4-3 in OT Opener NHL ROUND UP Calgary Beats Vancouver 5-3 Heatley Bust as Sharks Avalanched 5-2 in Colorado

Showtime!  The first pucks of the season dropped last night with four games to report on. The Leafs Fell 4-3 to Montreal.  Goals by New Comers Travis Moen and Brian Gionta were added by Glen Metropolit and Josh Gorges.   Carey Price picks up his first win of the season.    Leafs goals were scored by Alex […]

Song of our Ancestors – Carolyn Thompson – Poetry Prize from this years Cornwall Public Library and Cornwall and Regional Writer’s Society Awards

Song of our Ancestors – Carolyn Thompson – Poetry Prize from this years Cornwall Public Library and Cornwall and Regional Writer’s Society Awards

We at The Cornwall Free News want to help promote the Arts in our area.   We’re proud to print Ms Carolyn Thompson’s winning poem from this years Cornwall Public Library and Regional Writer’s Society Awards. “In 1784 a group of people came to begin new lives in what is now Ontario. There were three main […]

Are You in a Turkey Kind of Mood? Chefs Prepare Turkey at the 2009 Home & Harvest Show CORNWALL ONTARIO October 2-4

Chefs Prepare For Thanksgiving With Thanksgiving fast approaching, The Chamber’s Fall Home & Harvest Show team of talented chefs have got some tasty ideas as families plan that special dinner. While many of us have a traditional recipe we bring out each fall, perhaps a little innovation is in order and what better place than […]

Transcontinental (Seaway News) Boycotted by Writers Associations

Transcontinental (Seaway News) Boycotted by Writers Associations

Looks like a Transcontinental, the parent company of the Seaway News here in Cornwall is in hot water with us scribblers  L I N K “Canadian writers’ associations are refusing to write for Transcontinental Inc. publications to protest against a new freelance contract that they say is “abusive.” Writers are worried that the new agreement […]

Pet Food Business Recession Proof? New Store Coming to Cornwall

Pet Food Business Recession Proof?  New Store Coming to Cornwall

Pet food is a lot like people food.   When people get nervous about money it seems they turn to food for security and stock up the shelves.    Cornwall has almost 10 pet food stores and it looks like a new large store is in the process of being built and talk of a big franchise […]

Cafe Connections Open Mike Night – Last Friday of Each Month

Cafe Connections Open Mike Night – Last Friday of Each Month

“Best place to be on the last Friday of each month is “Open Mike” at Cafe Connectionz, 407 Water Street East.  Hours are 6:00 PM to 9:00PM.  A great opportunity for local performers to be heard – just call and book your spot.  For the audience –  enjoy excellent food, fantastic coffees and teas and a […]

Hmm – Standard Free Holder pulling articles

No Article Home Article Not Found Article Not Found We’re sorry. The article you are looking for cannot be found. That’s what I’m getting when looking for an article or two of late on the Standard Free Holder.   Previously they would just bury a story, but now they are removing stories about Akwesasne in their […]